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Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, January 23, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Tenants Rights Workshop with The Enterprise Center and TURN

Wed, January 24, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

All community members are invited to this free tenant rights workshop presented by The Enterprise Center and TURN. Learn about your legal rights as a tenant and resources available to help address issues such as threat of eviction, disagreements with your landlord, substandard housing…

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

Sat, January 27, 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

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

Sat, February 3, 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

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, February 6, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

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

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

Sat, February 17, 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

Social Justice Roundtable

Tue, February 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you interested in important issues in your community, your city, and even the world?   Do you want to be a part of builidng conversations around issues of social justice? Check out our newly formed Social Justic Roundtable.  All ages are welcome, bring your enthusiasm.  

Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation Social Justice

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

Sat, February 24, 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

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, February 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

#YouToo? Your Rights & Remedies for Sexual Harassment

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Carol E. Tracy, Executive Director of the Women’s Law Project, and Nancy Ezold, attorney focused on employment law and litigation, will discuss identifying and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace. Q&A to follow discussion. This program will be held in the meeting room on…

Adult Other Great Programs Social Justice

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

Sat, March 3, 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

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, March 6, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Sarah McBride | Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality

Wed, March 7, 2018 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

Sarah McBride made history in 2016 as the first openly transgender American to address a major party convention. Also one of the first transgender people to work at the White House, she helped influence the Obama administration’s stances on trans issues, served as an aide to Delaware…

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Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, March 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Social Justice Roundtable

Tue, March 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you interested in important issues in your community, your city, and even the world?   Do you want to be a part of builidng conversations around issues of social justice? Check out our newly formed Social Justic Roundtable.  All ages are welcome, bring your enthusiasm.  

Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Barbara Gittings: The Birth of a Movement

Mon, March 26, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Literature Department at Parkway Central Library

Queer Herstory: Voices of the past, present, and future. In this first part of a two part series, representatives from the Lesbian Herstory Archives, affiliates of the Barbara Gittings Collection, and participants from the Philadelphia and New York City’s LGBTQ community will…

Adult Young Adult Speakers and Lectures Free Library of Philadelphia Women's History Month LGBTQ Social Justice

Lesbian Herstory Archives: Preserving Our Legacy

Tue, March 27, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Literature Department at Parkway Central Library

Queer Herstory: Voices of the past, present, and future. In this second part of a two part series, representatives from the Lesbian Herstory Archives, affiliates of the Barbara Gittings Collection, and participants from the Philadelphia and New York City’s LGBTQ community…

Adult Young Adult Speakers and Lectures Free Library of Philadelphia Women's History Month LGBTQ Social Justice

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, April 3, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, April 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Practice your reading skills and explore the library’s books with Miss Kayla. We will feature books and stories that showcase and reflect current social issues. All readers are welcome to listen, read aloud, and participate in group discussions. This program is intended for children ages 8…

School Age Discussion and Participation Social Justice
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