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Book Discussion: Another Brooklyn

Mon, February 5, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Join us to discuss this year's One Book, One Philadelphia selection.  LIght refreshments will be provided.This program is designed for teens and adults, and will be approximately 1.5 hours long.

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation One Book, One Philadelphia African American One Book, One Philadelphia

New Topics in Contemporary Physics

Mon, February 5, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Presented by the Wagner Institute and Professor Paul J. Angiolillo - This course will explore the latest developments in physics, including the very recent discovery of gravity waves, the advancing field of planet hunting, and the science of biophysics. The course will also consider the…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Mathematics Science

Teen Tuesday

Tue, February 6, 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

Octavius V. Catto: A Legacy for the 21st Century

Tue, February 6, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Charles L. Durham Library

Interactive workshop for the whole family featuring hands-on activities, examination of primary sources, and a screening of History Making Productions' Octavius V. Catto: A Legacy for the 21st Century followed by a discussion led by local Catto experts. Octavius V. Catto was a 19th…

Adult Young Adult School Age Black History Month Family Programs African American Family Philadelphia Philadelphia History

Hip Hop Jazz Musicology with Ali R. Richardson

Tue, February 6, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Learn the social, historical, and musical influences on Hip-hop and how it relates to other genres. We will hear live music and you will be an active musical participant. 

Adult Young Adult Discussion and Participation Music

Dornsife Center Writers Room: Letters, Love and Otherwise

Tue, February 6, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships, 3509 Spring Garden St., 215-571-4013, drexel.edu/dornsifecenter

The Boston Globe calls Another Brooklyn “a love letter to loss, girlhood, and home.” Craft love letters in a group meditation on fond remembrance of that which should not be forgotten, through letters, poetry, or essays. Share your love for a home, a neighborhood, a person, or…

Adult Young Adult Community Events Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Teen Tuesdays Book Chat—Love to read?

Tue, February 6, 2018 5:00 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

The 1st Tuesday of every month, join Teen Leaders to chat about your latest reading fix, the book you’re slugging through in class, or the next one you can’t wait to get your hands on. No required reading. Just share the books you love with other teens. (Teens 12 and up.)

Young Adult LEAP Teens

Teeny Tiny Tuesdays

Now through Tue, February 6, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library

Join us after-hours in the Rare Book Department as we take out books that were just too small to be shown in our Big and Small, Books for All exhibition now on display. Examples may include a Bible smaller than your finger nail.   No reservations are…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Exhibitions Family Programs Big and Small, Books for All

Yoga for Adults

Tue, February 6, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

An inclusive yoga class for people of all skill levels and abilities.  Wear something comfortable and come to the library for wellness, stretching, and relaxation.

Adult Young Adult Senior Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Yoga

Black Lives on the Front Line: A review of Blacks in the Military

Wed, February 7, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Senior Services at Parkway Central Library

Central Senior Services continues its celebration of Black History with an appreciation of African American veterans as John Hemphill leads a discussion of Black Lives on the Front Line: A review of Blacks in the Military ǁ Military History Club

Adult Young Adult Senior Black History Month Discussion and Participation Central Senior Services Calendar African American History Seniors

P.E.A.C.H. | People Eating and Cooking Healthy

Wed, February 7, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

P.E.A.C.H. (People Eating and Cooking Healthy), empower adults and youth with the tools and knowledge needed to make healthier eating choices and lead more physically active lifestyles. Through cooking, eating together, sharing recipes and ideas for healthier eating and being physically active,…

Adult Young Adult Senior Health Programs Cooking & Nutrition Health & Fitness

Geekscape

Wed, February 7, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Hang out in the Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms!

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Comics & Graphic Novels Games and Gaming Movies & Television Teens

Craft & Chat

Wed, February 7, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Do you crochet, knit, cross-stitch, or do other kinds of handwork? Are you learning a new kind of craft? Please join our weekly Craft & Chat at the Rodriguez Library! Bring ongoing projects or start a new one. Limited supplies of certain materials are available.   For more information,…

Adult Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Listening Group: Another Brooklyn

Wed, February 7, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Listen to the audiobook of Another Brooklyn , hearing the the lyrical prose and how the story is interpreted when spoken out loud.     Part 1 | January 31 Part 2 | February 7 Part 3 | February 14  

Adult Young Adult Discussion and Participation One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Wednesday Jazz Concert Series | Michael Andrews

Wed, February 7, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Please join us for a Jazz Concert presented by JOTSS-Jazz and Other Soulful Sounds. Free admission.

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Music

Fiber Craft Group

Wed, February 7, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Fiber artists and those wanting to learn are invited to join us. Bring your latest project and enjoy an evening of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Assistance with knitting and crochet projects usually available. All skill levels welcome. 

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Crochet Knitting

Resume Open Lab

Thu, February 8, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Frankford Library

Need help with your resume? Come to our resume open lab with extended laptop time.

Adult Young Adult Computer Classes Computers Jobs & Job Seekers

Tabletop Thursday

Thu, February 8, 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

Black History Month Quiz Game

Thu, February 8, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Haddington Library

As part of our LEAP After School Program, children and teens will have the opportunity to answer questions about Black History.

Young Adult School Age Black History Month

Kids Craft Club

Thu, February 8, 2018 4:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Get crafty every Thursday! Create a different make-and-take craft project every week. 

Young Adult School Age Arts and Crafts Programs LEAP arts & crafts
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