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TechGirlz! You Can Code

Sat, January 20, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

In this workshop, students will use Blockly, a drag and drop language to interface with the memory of the computer. We will be trying a number of puzzles, mazes and games to explore sequential events, selection and repetition. Students will also begin to learn to code using real language with…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Technology Teens STEM

Wooden Block Party

Mon, January 22, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join us to play with wooden blocks in the library. Children ages 3 to 6 and their caregivers are encouraged to imagine, build, and create!

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children Literacy Mathematics STEM Wooden Block Party

LEAP: DIY Kaleidoscope Activity

Wed, January 24, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Children and teens will create kaleidoscopes and learn about how they work.  The Literacy Enrichment After-school Program (LEAP) provides homework assistance, computer literacy, and library skills for students in grades K–12, and daily literacy enrichment activities for elementary…

School Age Preschool LEAP STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, January 26, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

TechGirlz! Intro to Encryption

Sat, January 27, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Whether it is your teacher’s test questions or your parent’s credit card number, this information must be privacy protected. During this TechShop, you will learn how information is protected online. Throughout the workshop students will work on puzzles, encryption and code breaking.…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Technology Teens STEM

Wooden Block Party

Mon, January 29, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join us to play with wooden blocks in the library. Children ages 3 to 6 and their caregivers are encouraged to imagine, build, and create!

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children Literacy Mathematics STEM Wooden Block Party

UPenn Science Fun for Kids & Teens

Tue, January 30, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Do you want to learn how make slime? What about extracting DNA from a strawberry? Graduate students and faculty from UPenn will visit our library to conduct fun and exciting hands-on science experiments. No registration necessary, just come on by!

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Children Teens STEM

POC Inventors: George Crum, Inventor of the Potato Chip (With Potato Chip Tasting)

Wed, January 31, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Learn about potato chip inventor George Crum. Participate in a potato chip tasting and vote for your favorite chip. 

School Age Black History Month STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, February 2, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, February 9, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

Preschool Science Exploration

Thu, February 15, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Each month, students will explore concepts of Science and do STEM activities. This is for preschool/kindergarten children ages 3 to 7. Groups must call to schedule a visit.

Preschool Family Programs Family Science STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, February 16, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

Pre-K Wooden Block Party

Sat, February 17, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Join us to play with wooden blocks in the library, and hear a story.  Children ages 3 to 6, accompanied by an adult, are encouraged to imagine, build, and create!

Preschool Toddler Workshops and Enrichment Family Programs Children Literacy Mathematics STEM Wooden Block Party

Inventors Showcase

Mon, February 19, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Join us for an Inventor Showcase where children will learn about some African American inventors and their inventions. 

School Age Black History Month African American Children STEM

Marie Maynard Daly Chemistry Fun!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Learn about African American chemist and scientist Marie Maynard Daly. Learn some chemistry and have fun conducting various chemistry activities! 

School Age Black History Month African American Children STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, February 23, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

UPenn Science Fun for Kids & Teens

Tue, February 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Do you want to learn how make slime? What about extracting DNA from a strawberry? Graduate students and faculty from UPenn will visit our library to conduct fun and exciting hands-on science experiments. No registration necessary, just come on by!

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Children Teens STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, March 2, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

Friday Builders

Fri, March 9, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come build with us! We’ll use a rotating mix of Legos, Magnatiles, wooden blocks, cups, and more. Primarily intended for children ages 6-12 and their families. Siblings always welcome; soft play materials can be provided for infants and toddlers. Day care groups and preschools must call to…

School Age Family Programs LEGO STEM

Preschool Science Exploration

Thu, March 15, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Each month, students will explore concepts of Science and do STEM activities. This is for preschool/kindergarten children ages 3 to 7. Groups must call to schedule a visit.

Preschool Family Programs Family Science STEM
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