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A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, October 21, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Widener Library

Diabetes is not a part of African heritage. Neither is heart disease. Together, we can reclaim health by reclaiming history. Traditionally, African American ancestors ate a delicious, plant-based diet that was high in flavor and naturally low in cholesterol, sugars, and excess sodium. A Taste of…

Adult Black History Month Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy African American Health & Fitness Health

Teen Tuesday with Get HYPE!

Tue, October 24, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Join us for a special Teen Tuesday with our friends at  Get HYPE Philly!  This Teen Tuesday will feature a cooking element where we learn to make healthy food and snacks! This program will be located in Room 108. Get HYPE! is a high-energy collective impact initiative…

Young Adult Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Cooking & Nutrition Health & Fitness Teens Get HYPE Philly Health

Nutrition and Weight Balance

Thu, October 26, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Are you a senior looking to make some healthy diet changes?  Join us and learn about: Portion control Safe food preparation Serving food attractively Healthy snacking Making physical activity a regular part of your day The combination of these things can help balance nutrition and…

Senior Health Programs Cooking & Nutrition Seniors Health

Health Workshop with Penn Nurses

Thu, October 26, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Paschalville Library

The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing presents information on various health cand wellness topics. Free blood pressure screenings and answers to your health related questions!

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Health & Fitness Medical Health

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, October 27, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This workshop, led by a registered dietitian, is being offered by the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative's Adult and Senior Nutrition Program in conjunction with CityLife Clinics. The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (AUNI) is a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at…

Adult Senior Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, October 28, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

A Taste of African Heritage, brings the  African Heritage Diet Pyramid  to life, showing people how to eat and cook healthfully, traditionally, and enjoyably through hands-on experience. With lesson plans that simultaneously teach history, nutrition, and cooking techniques, the…

Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, October 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Widener Library

Diabetes is not a part of African heritage. Neither is heart disease. Together, we can reclaim health by reclaiming history. Traditionally, African American ancestors ate a delicious, plant-based diet that was high in flavor and naturally low in cholesterol, sugars, and excess sodium. A Taste of…

Adult Black History Month Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy African American Health & Fitness Health

Monthly Family Health Fairs

Wed, November 1, 2017 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join us at the South Philadelphia Library for a family-friendly health fair, including snacks and a nutrition lesson with Matthew Whipple, RD. Each month, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about health resources for your family from local organizations, get a lesson in hands-only CPR…

Adult Family Programs Health

Monthly Mobile CPR Project

Wed, November 1, 2017 5:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Learning CPR can help keep you and your family safe. The Mobile CPR Project will offer FREE hands-only CPR training on the first Wednesday of each month at 5pm. This class will train you how to recognize a cardiac arrest and how to administer CPR. This 45-minute session is NOT a certification…

Adult Family Programs Health

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, November 3, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This workshop, led by a registered dietitian, is being offered by the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative's Adult and Senior Nutrition Program in conjunction with CityLife Clinics. The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (AUNI) is a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at…

Adult Senior Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

Vacant Land 215 Skill Share and Seed Swap

Sat, November 4, 2017 7:37 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Presented by the Garden Justice Legal Initiative, the Philadelphia Seed Exchange and the Free Library’s Culinary Literacy Center. Learn more about land access, seed saving and starting your own garden. This free program is family-friendly and open to gardeners of all skill levels. …

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Community Events Culinary Literacy Animals and Nature Social Justice Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, November 4, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

A Taste of African Heritage, brings the  African Heritage Diet Pyramid  to life, showing people how to eat and cook healthfully, traditionally, and enjoyably through hands-on experience. With lesson plans that simultaneously teach history, nutrition, and cooking techniques, the…

Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, November 4, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Widener Library

Diabetes is not a part of African heritage. Neither is heart disease. Together, we can reclaim health by reclaiming history. Traditionally, African American ancestors ate a delicious, plant-based diet that was high in flavor and naturally low in cholesterol, sugars, and excess sodium. A Taste of…

Adult Black History Month Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy African American Health & Fitness Health

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, November 10, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This workshop, led by a registered dietitian, is being offered by the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative's Adult and Senior Nutrition Program in conjunction with CityLife Clinics. The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (AUNI) is a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at…

Adult Senior Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

Cavity Busters!

Tue, November 14, 2017 10:30 A.M.
David Cohen Ogontz Library

Learn the importance of caring for and brushing your teeth.  Ms. Jeana and friends will be here to help you discover how healthy food habits = strong teeth.  This program is for preschoolers and each child will receive a free tooth-friendly goody bag (while supplies last).  Space…

Preschool Health Programs Health

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, November 17, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This workshop, led by a registered dietitian, is being offered by the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative's Adult and Senior Nutrition Program in conjunction with CityLife Clinics. The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (AUNI) is a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at…

Adult Senior Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

Learn About Dental Health with Cavity Busters

Fri, November 17, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Learn all about good dental health and hygiene from Cavity Busters! Attendees will receive a tooth-friendly goodie bag. This program is suitable for school age children. Groups must call 215.685.2845 to register in advance. 

School Age Family Programs Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, November 18, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

A Taste of African Heritage, brings the  African Heritage Diet Pyramid  to life, showing people how to eat and cook healthfully, traditionally, and enjoyably through hands-on experience. With lesson plans that simultaneously teach history, nutrition, and cooking techniques, the…

Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Sat, November 18, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Widener Library

Diabetes is not a part of African heritage. Neither is heart disease. Together, we can reclaim health by reclaiming history. Traditionally, African American ancestors ate a delicious, plant-based diet that was high in flavor and naturally low in cholesterol, sugars, and excess sodium. A Taste of…

Adult Black History Month Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy African American Health & Fitness Health

Healthy Storytime

Tue, November 21, 2017 10:30 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Learn about different health topic each month through stories and activities. For Pre-K aged children. Presented in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. This program is held the third Tuesday of every month.

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Health
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