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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

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

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

Stories Alive: Family Story Hour for Incarcerated Parents and Their Children

Sat, February 10, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Stories Alive gives incarcerated parents the opportunity to read and connect with their children during a live videoconference call. Families who participate will get books to take home and keep! Stories Alive is available to children and caregivers with family members at the Curran-Fromhold and…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy Social Justice

Pomades, Butters and Balms

Sat, February 10, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Oak Lane Library

In Jacqueline Woodson’s featured books, having one’s hair done by a family member or neighbor shapes sensory-rich memories. Join Nyambi Naturals to learn how to make hair and body products that fit diverse needs, and take away samples and DIY recipes. Space may be limited.

Adult Young Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Program with Kodu

Sat, February 10, 2018 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Students will be introduced to Kodu, a game creation environment that uses a visual programming language. They will explore basic navigation, create a simple program, and edit a landscape.

Young Adult Other Great Programs Computers

SATurdays: SAT and College Prep Workshops for Teens

Sat, February 10, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Join Teen Central for a series of college prep and standardized testing workshops led by our team of college Workstudy students under the guidance of expert librarians. The program's structure will vary depending on the areas wehre teen attendees need the most help, so please come prepared…

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Homework Help & Study Aids Literacy Teens Test Preparation

KUUMBA QUILTERS

Sat, February 10, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join our new quilt group “Kuumba Quilters”.  Beginner and experienced quilters are welcome. Traditional and Art Quilting will be supported or just come and hang out while working on your own projects. Our group will meet on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 12:00 p.m. until…

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Art Quilting

Learn to Knit with Jenn

Sat, February 10, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Students must supply their own needles. 8" to 10" US Size 8 (5mm) in wood, metal, or plastic though wood is preferred, practice yarn will be provided. You will learn basic knitting stitches and finishing techniques. Class size is limited to 10 students so please register. If you have…

Adult Young Adult Family Programs Knitting

Gardening Fair

Sat, February 10, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn about gardening, flowers and the environment with the opportunity to meet and chat with Penn State Master Gardeners, Delaware Valley University Organic Growing Program,  PA Horticultural Society,  Philadelphia Botanical Club, Tree Northeast, Tree Philly (Parks and Recreation…

Adult Young Adult Community Events Environment & Nature

Family Reading Group

Sat, February 10, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Families will come together to read selected passages of  Another Brooklyn, Brown Girl Dreaming, This Is the Rope, and other thematically linked books, with prompts designed to spark multigenerational conversation.

Adult Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Family Programs One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Film Screening: Crooklyn

Sat, February 10, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

Join us for Saturday matinee screenings and discussion of Crooklyn (1994) 1 hour, 55 minutes, Rated PG-13. Spike Lee's vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school teacher, her stubborn jazz musician husband and their five kids living in Brooklyn in 1973.  

Adult Young Adult Film Screening One Book, One Philadelphia Movies & Television One Book, One Philadelphia

The Fumo Gaming Club

Sat, February 10, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

The Fumo Gaming Club is an inclusive, bully-free, and sensory-friendly club for kids who enjoy games of all kinds. Card Games, Console Games, Board Games, Tablet Games, Roleplaying Games, and more!  Bring a favorite game from home, or use the library's collection. Attendance is free,…

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming Teens Board Games and Role-Playing

Board Game Bonanza!

Sat, February 10, 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

Black History Month Film Screening: Disney’s Ruby Bridges

Sat, February 10, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join us for a screening of the film Ruby Bridges, based on the true story of one of the first African-American children to attend a previously segregated all white school.

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Senior Black History Month Film Screening Family Programs

Sundays on Stage: The Art of Sarah Vaughan

Sun, February 11, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join us for this tribute to one of the greatest jazz singers of all time, performed by acclaimed vocalist Beverly Owens and pianist Diane Goldsmith. This series is made possible by funding from the Philadelphia City Institute Board of Managers. Montgomery Auditorium Parkway Central Library 1901…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Live Performances Sundays on Stage Children Family Music

Mighty Poets Workshop

Sun, February 11, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Mighty Writers South, 1501 Christian St.

Using the memoir-in-poems Brown Girl Dreaming as a guide, young poets are invited to tell their life stories through spoken word over the course of five sessions, and present their works in a culminating Poetry Slam. Click here to register.  Sunday, January 14 Sunday, January 21 Sunday,…

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

Maker Monday

Mon, February 12, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

The Teen Center is home to numerous arts and craft supplies which teens can use on Monday afternoons to create take home projects. Join us for freeform activities and pre-determined crafts. 

Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Art Comics & Graphic Novels Crafts & Hobbies Teens arts & crafts

Meatless Mondays

Mon, February 12, 2018 3:45 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for Meatless Mondays, an interactive class on vegan cooking for all ages.

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Black History Month: Teen Movie Event

Mon, February 12, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Join us for a screening of Remember the Titans (2000)

Young Adult Film Screening Black History Month Teens
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