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Meatless Mondays

Mon, May 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for an all-ages vegan cooking class! All levels of experience welcome.  

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Community Diabetes Prevention Program | Lose Weight and Help Prevent Diabetes

Wed, May 23, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Jefferson’s Center for Urban Health has trained Lifestyle Coaches who help you lose weight, become more active, and reduce stress. Overall PREVENT TYPE 2 DIABETES. Year – long program with weekly meetings for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months.16…

Adult Health Programs Health

Can You Hear Me Now?

Wed, May 23, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Dr. Gail Brenner, a nationally known audiologist, and her associate, Dr. Sarah Kelly will be with us to discuss different aspects of hearing loss and what we can do about it.  Some assistive devices will be on display.  Bring your questions.

Adult Senior Health Programs Health

Healthy Storytime

Thu, May 24, 2018 10:30 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

 Learn about different health topic each month through stories and activities. Presented in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. This program is held the fourth Thursday of each month.

Preschool Health Programs Storytimes Health

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, May 25, 2018 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

Fri, May 25, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Our six-week cooking program, A Taste of African Heritage, celebrates the healthy food traditions of the African diaspora. The program introduces participants to the rich cultural history of African heritage foods while providing them the tools they need to adopt this traditional way of eating…

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

Community Diabetes Prevention Program | Lose Weight and Help Prevent Diabetes

Wed, May 30, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Jefferson’s Center for Urban Health has trained Lifestyle Coaches who help you lose weight, become more active, and reduce stress. Overall PREVENT TYPE 2 DIABETES. Year – long program with weekly meetings for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months.16…

Adult Health Programs Health

A Taste of African Heritage

Fri, June 1, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Our six-week cooking program, A Taste of African Heritage, celebrates the healthy food traditions of the African diaspora. The program introduces participants to the rich cultural history of African heritage foods while providing them the tools they need to adopt this traditional way of eating…

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

Cookbook Club

Sat, June 2, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Do you enjoy cooking and sharing meals with friends? Join us one Saturday a month as we explore a new cookbook. We’ll each choose a recipe from the featured cookbook to make and bring for sharing with the group. On June 2, we will be preparing recipes from Smitten Kitchen Every Day by Deb…

Adult Other Great Programs Cooking & Nutrition Health

Meatless Mondays

Mon, June 4, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for an all-ages vegan cooking class! All levels of experience welcome.  

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Child Wellness and Immunizations 101 for Refugee and Immigrant Communities

Wed, June 6, 2018 1:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Participants of this FREE seminar will learn about: · Making and keeping an appointment for your child in the U.S. health care system · When to bring your child to your primary care provider, the emergency room, or an urgent care center · Home visiting programs (including…

Adult Health Programs Health

OVERDOSE AWARENESS & REVERSAL TRAINING

Mon, June 11, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

FREE training on how to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose using naloxone presented by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. To register please go to  overdose.prevention@phila.gov. Walk-ins are welcome!

Adult Health Programs Health

Community Diabetes Prevention Program | Lose Weight and Help Prevent Diabetes

Wed, June 13, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Jefferson’s Center for Urban Health has trained Lifestyle Coaches who help you lose weight, become more active, and reduce stress. Overall PREVENT TYPE 2 DIABETES. Year – long program with weekly meetings for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months.16…

Adult Health Programs Health

Community Diabetes Prevention Program | Lose Weight and Help Prevent Diabetes

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Jefferson’s Center for Urban Health has trained Lifestyle Coaches who help you lose weight, become more active, and reduce stress. Overall PREVENT TYPE 2 DIABETES. Year – long program with weekly meetings for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months.16…

Adult Health Programs Health

Meatless Mondays

Mon, June 25, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for an all-ages vegan cooking class! All levels of experience welcome.  

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Health Mondays | Jams & Summer Salsas

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Chef Dolores will demonstrate how to take advantage of the seasonal fresh bounty using summer fruits & vegetables to create mouthwatering Jams and Salsa.

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Cooking & Nutrition Health

Community Diabetes Prevention Program | Lose Weight and Help Prevent Diabetes

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Jefferson’s Center for Urban Health has trained Lifestyle Coaches who help you lose weight, become more active, and reduce stress. Overall PREVENT TYPE 2 DIABETES. Year – long program with weekly meetings for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months.16…

Adult Health Programs Health

Health Mondays | What's the Deal with Sugar?

Mon, July 2, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Addressing misconceptions and questions regarding sugar and refined sugars.

Adult Health Programs Cooking & Nutrition Health

Cookbook Club

Sat, July 7, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Do you enjoy cooking and sharing meals with friends? Join us one Saturday a month as we explore a new cookbook. We’ll each choose a recipe from the featured cookbook to make and bring for sharing with the group. On July 7, we will be preparing recipes from Vegetable Literacy by Deborah…

Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

OVERDOSE AWARENESS & REVERSAL TRAINING

Mon, July 9, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

FREE training on how to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose using naloxone presented by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. To register please go to  overdose.prevention@phila.gov. Walk-ins are welcome!

Adult Health Programs Health
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