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Preschool Storytime

Tue, March 20, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes. This program is designed for children ages 3 to 6 years old, along with an adult.

Preschool Other Great Programs Storytimes Literacy

Teen Tuesday

Tue, March 20, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Technology Teens Board Games and Role-Playing Video Games arts & crafts

Preschool Storytime

Wed, March 21, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Andorra Library

We will read a few books, dance to a few songs, and learn a new rhyme with Sign Language along with Children's Librarian Miss Molly.

Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes

LEGO Club

Wed, March 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Children are invited to build, create, and play.

School Age Other Great Programs Children Family LEGO

Wii Wednesdays!

Wed, March 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Come play video games on the big screen! Learn new steps, play Just Dance or Dance Dance Revolution on the Wii, and get encouraged to get moving. Our focus is on positive energy, exercise, and healthy choices!  For teens and school-aged children.

School Age Other Great Programs LEAP Children Games and Gaming

Become a Magician

Wed, March 21, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

Join magician Jim MacElroy for this series of fun lessons on how to perform real magic tricks! For kids in grades six through eight. Class size is limited. Please register in advance.

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Other Great Programs

Singing the Bay Psalm Book

Wed, March 21, 2018 6:00 P.M.
The Rosenbach

The Whole Booke of Psalmes, also known as The Bay Psalm Book, is the first book printed in North America. Only eleven copies of it are known to exist. Our founder, A.S.W. Rosenbach cherished the copy in our collection. Translated from the Hebrew in 1640 so that Puritan congregants could…

Adult Young Adult Senior Other Great Programs Speakers and Lectures Religion History

Debt Collection and Consumer Rights

Wed, March 21, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Outstanding debt and collection accounts for consumer debt can be overwhelming and stressful. We teach participants the rights they have as consumers and the obligations of and restrictions placed on debt collection agencies. We also provide participants with the information and tools to be…

Adult Senior Other Great Programs Personal Finance & Investing

T’ai Chi

Thu, March 22, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Based on Chinese soft-style martial arts, modern T’ai Chi is best known as a gentle slow-motion exercise that improves balance, leg strength, relaxation, deep breathing, calmness, focus and alertness. Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration is required. To register, please call…

Adult Other Great Programs Health & Fitness

Tabletop Thursday

Thu, March 22, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Get your game on at the Teen Center with RPG sessions and our expansive collection of board games!

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Teens Board Games and Role-Playing

Explore the Issues of Mass Incarceration

Thu, March 22, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Come to a three-part workshop series on mass incarceration.  Youth will learn, explore, and respond to issues of mass incarceration through art and civic engagement.  Participants will be part of building a community exhibit featured at the library. We hope you plan to attend all three…

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Politics Teens Social Justice

Afterschool Chess Club

Thu, March 22, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Join the Fumo Family Library Chess Club.  All skill levels are welcome. Even if you have never played before, we will teach you. 

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess

LEGO Club

Fri, March 23, 2018 3:45 P.M.
Andorra Library

Can't keep your hands out of a tub of LEGOs?  We can't either. Do you dream of building something amazing with LEGOs?  We do too! If this is you, come join us!  Work on the building assignment, check out a project in one of our many LEGO books, or let your imagination soar…

School Age Other Great Programs Children Education LEGO

Yoga Storytime

Sat, March 24, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

We'll integrate yoga, a story, songs and games in this program for children ages 4 - 6.  This approach will help children explore the art of listening, and build a stronger mind/body connection.  Dress comfortably and be prepared to move and have fun!    

Preschool Other Great Programs Yoga

Chair Yoga

Sat, March 24, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Janet Faulls is a Classical Vinyasa Yoga teacher who will lead a simple chair yoga program for adults and seniors.

Adult Other Great Programs Health & Fitness Yoga

Board Game Bonanza!

Sat, March 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Come play at the library! Board games are back and we’ve got games galore for kids, teens and adults.  Learn to play Chess, Checkers, Scrabble, Settlers of Catan, Connect 4, banana grams, Jenga and more.  Bring your friends. You can even bring your own game – new or old,…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Support Group for Asian LGBTQ Community

Sat, March 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Independence Library

This is a group aimed at providing support for Asian LGBTQ Community. All the group sessions will be held under confidentiality. We aim to provide sound support within the group and discuss issues related to identity, relationships, stress and other problems and solutions related to the Asian…

Adult Other Great Programs LGBTQ

Read With A Dog!

Mon, March 26, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

School age kids are invited to come read with Orchid, a certified therapy dog, and share a new book or an old favorite in a judgement free space.  Dogs love to hear stories! Space may be limited.

School Age Other Great Programs PAWS Read to a Dog

Good Fiction Book Group

Mon, March 26, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Join us the last Monday of the month from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. We read critically acclaimed fiction, old and new.  No stress. No tests. Just congenial conversation with other fiction lovers.  Please call or email librarian Marianne Banbor to sign up for the book group, and get the title…

Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs

Good Fiction Book Group

Mon, March 26, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Do you enjoy reading? We read critically acclaimed fiction old and new. All readers welcome.  All meetings are Monday evenings at 6:00 p.m. For additional information, please call 215- 685-1633. For this month, we are reading  The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories by Penelope Lively.

Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs
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