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Computer Basics Workshop

Thu, November 30, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

A hands-on, introductory class designed for individuals with no previous computer skills. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis. We encourage attendees to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the class to get a registration ticket at the reference desk, in the Magazines…

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Get HYPE Philly! Healthy You. Positive Energy.

Thu, November 30, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Teens roll up your sleeves, cook good food, bust a move and dig into urban agriculture. 

Young Adult Other Great Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Teens Get HYPE Philly

Tabletop Thursday

Thu, November 30, 2017 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

LEGO Club

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

LEGO Club: Create with Ms. Melissa For children ages 6-12 in the Parkway Central Children’s Department. Children's Department at Parkway Central Library Join us for a short storytime and craft for the whole family! Children's Department, Parkway Central Library 1901 Vine…

School Age Family Programs Children Education Family LEGO

Balloon Twisting!

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Learn how to make balloon animals, and more! For school-aged kids age 8 and up.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

This class is for beginner users to learn core aspects of this popular word processing program.  We'll introduce basic page setup, editing, cut/copy and paste, saving (especially to a flash drive), printing and more.  It will be useful to have some basic computer skills…

Adult Computer Classes

Read to a Therapy Dog

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Read to a therapy dog at Blackwell Regional Library! Reading to a dog provides a non-judgmental space for children to practice & improve their reading skills, and feel more comfortable reading aloud. Linus is a registered therapy dog, spreading love and kindness throughout the Philadelphia…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children Literacy PAWS Read to a Dog

LEAP | Your Wide World

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Science experiments, cultural celebrations, geography games, little known history, and other surprises that are part of your big, wide, world. This program is part of LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) that provides homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12…

Young Adult LEAP

Afterschool Chess Club

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Fumo Family Library seeks students in grades K-8 to join our Chess Club. We will meet each Thursday at 4:30 p.m. All skill levels are welcome. Even if you have never played before, we will teach you. 

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess

Yoga for Kids

Thu, November 30, 2017 4:45 P.M.
Andorra Library

Stretch, bend, and pose with us.  Please wear comfortable clothing (and if you happen to have a yoga mat, feel free to bring it).  For school-age kids.

School Age Other Great Programs Yoga

Art of the Nature-Printed Book

Thu, November 30, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Art Department at Parkway Central Library

Join us for a look at books illustrated using several unique processes developed and improved in the 18th and 19th centuries. Come to hear the history of nature printing and stay to see richly illustrated books from the collections of the Free Library of Philadelphia. 5:30-7:00 PM Room 108…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Art Environment & Nature Free Library of Philadelphia General Research Book Arts

Yoga for adults!

Thu, November 30, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Wipe away the stress of the week and get your body and mind ready for a relaxing weekend. Decompress, unwind, and relax and start your weekend off the right way. Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. except the second Thursday of every month. Please bring a mat.     

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Yoga

Bill McKibben | Radio Free Vermont: A Fable of Resistance

Thu, November 30, 2017 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

Bill McKibben gave one of the earliest cautions about global warming with his 1989 book  The End of Nature . His myriad other bestselling books about the environment include Deep Economy, Eaarth , and Oil and Honey , a call to arms in the fight for a sustainable planet. Recipient of the…

Adult Author Events Speakers and Lectures Author Events - Free Series Author Events Environment & Nature Literature Politics Hearing Loop

Let’s Speak English: Conversation Groups for International Adults

Fri, December 1, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

These weekly conversation hours will allow adult language learners to build their confidence and skills in conversational English in a relaxed and friendly environment. Conversation topics change week to week and are determined by group interest.

Adult Discussion and Participation New Americans New Americans ESL - English as a Second Language

Storytime

Fri, December 1, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join us for stories and more! For children, infant through 5, and their caregivers.

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy

Music & Dance for All Ages

Fri, December 1, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Jeannette's School of Dance will be here to engage us with music and dancing for all ages.

Adult Preschool Toddler Senior Other Great Programs Music dance

Cuentos Infantiles en Español/ Children’s Storytime in Spanish

Fri, December 1, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Señora Yenni of Bilingual Butterflies reads stories, sings songs and plays games with preschool children – all in Spanish.  It’s perfect for Spanish speakers and learners alike.  Each child will receive a free Spanish or bilingual book courtesy of the Santore…

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children Language Study Bilingual Programs

It’s Storytime!

Fri, December 1, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Young children and their caregivers are invited for weekly storytime. Join us as we read, sing, dance and learn together! Older siblings are always welcome.  

School Age Family Programs Storytimes Children

Headshots at the BRIC!

Fri, December 1, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Business Resource and Innovation Center at Parkway Central Library

Get a FREE headshot photo taken at the Business Resource & Innovation Center (BRIC)! Headshots are a new service for entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals, job seekers, and more! Use your photo to enhance your professional portfolio and make your LinkedIn profile stand out among the…

Adult Business RFC Program Calendar Business & Economics Nonprofit Jobs & Job Seekers Business & Entrepreneurs

Play Group

Fri, December 1, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Young children and their caregivers can socialize and play with the library's toys after storytime!

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children Family
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