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CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, July 28, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

FREE Cooking and Nutrition Workshops every Friday in January from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 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…

Adult Discussion and Participation Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

Movies and popcorn

Fri, July 28, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join us for films on Friday! Popcorn will be provided. This program is intended for families and children of all ages.

Young Adult School Age Preschool Discussion and Participation Children Family Movies & Television Summer Reading

Self-care/Reflect Mondays

Mon, July 31, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Widener Library

Children age 6 to 12 will explore self-care techniques, including mediation, journaling, and open discussion.

School Age Discussion and Participation Summer Reading

Teen Books and the Immigrant Experience

Tue, August 1, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Lawncrest Library

How are the experiences of immigrant and first-generation teens portrayed in modern YA literature? How do their experiences relate to what you and your family have encountered? What do you see or not see when you read YA books like American Street, The Sun is Also a Star, and others? What do you…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens

You Be the Judge

Wed, August 2, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Do you like to read the latest and best books published for teens? Do you like to share your opinions about what you read? Join You Be the Judge and become a book critic for your library this summer! Sign up for this program and you'll get: Free copies of popular, newly published books for…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens

The Unbook Club

Wed, August 2, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Have you read a good book lately that you would like to discuss? Share the title you've read and let others in on why you liked it or didn't like it. Light refreshments served.

Adult Discussion and Participation Fiction Summer Reading Book Clubs

Introduction to Finding Grants

Thu, August 3, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants. During this interactive workshop you will learn: who funds nonprofits, what funders want to know about organizations they are interested in funding, how to identify potential funders and make the first approach. Advance…

Adult Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit

Iquanas @ the Library

Thu, August 3, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Meet the Iguana Lady and her iguana friends.  We'll learn about these cool and fascinating creatures.  All ages are welcome.

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Senior Discussion and Participation Family Summer Reading Animals and Nature

Social Justice Book Discussion

Thu, August 3, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Charles L. Durham Library

Join a book discussion for teens of The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. Participants will receive a copy of the book. Sign-up by visiting the Reference Desk, calling 215-685-7436, or emailing brandtr@freelibrary.org

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens

Food for Thought | Cook, Chat, Chew

Thu, August 3, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Learn a recipe, make it, and then eat it! This program is for young people ages 12 to 18, and runs from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m, on the first Thursday of the month.  Space may be limited.  For questions, please contact Betsy or Alex.

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Cooking & Nutrition Summer Reading Teens

First Friday Genealogy

Fri, August 4, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Monthly brown bag discussion group with occasional speakers meets every first Friday  from 12:00 to 2 p.m.  Open to the public and anyone with an interest in genealogy or family history. Brought to you by The National Archives of Philadelphia, The Free Library, and the Genealogical…

Adult Discussion and Participation Genealogy General Research

Brown Bag Book Chat

Fri, August 4, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Lawncrest Library

Casual meet-up for avid readers! Bring your own lunch and hear about new books, rant or rave about something you've read recently, get recommendations and more!

Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Book Clubs

Tell Me About a Book!

Sat, August 5, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Read a book of your choosing and come share your opinions and thoughts about it. A program for teens.

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens

Introduction to Proposal Writing

Thu, August 10, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal and will include hands-on exercises to help you develop a proposal outline. Advance registration is required as space is limited; please contact the RFC at erefrfc@freelibrary.org or 215-686-5423.…

Adult Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit

You Be the Judge

Thu, August 10, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Charles L. Durham Library

Become a book critic for your library this summer! Participants get free copies of books and community service hours, plus the opportunity to be a teen critic at the Free Library's Teen Book Blast in October 2017 (more free books and giveaways!).

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens

Social Justice Symposium for Teens

Sat, August 12, 2017 10:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Are you a high school student who is passionate about your community? Do you care about big issues such as racism, inequality, and injustice? Join us at the Free Library’s second annual Social Justice Symposium for Teens and you will learn, think, and talk about what matters to you, to…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment Teens Social Justice

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, August 14, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Children ages 11 and up and teens are invited to explore Japanese animation, comics and pop culture! Get to know different anime and manga series and try your hand at fan activities. For more information, contact Sara Palmer, Children’s Librarian, at 215-686-1768 or palmers@freelibrary.org.

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Film Screening Children Movies & Television Anime & Manga

Mr. P's Cool Tech Talk

Mon, August 14, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

ome to listen to a talk about the latest technologies, inventions and innovations out there and watch an interesting video about it. This fun and short program is good for children 9 and up, teens and adults! You’ll be able to take home a picture of the tech and share it with family and…

Adult Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Technology

Nonprofit Nerds Meetup: #GivingTuesday Strategies that Engage and Inspire

Mon, August 14, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

The holiday season is around the corner, and it's never too early to begin planning your #GivingTuesday campaign. A charitable alternative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday has become the annual kickoff to the holiday/end-of-year giving season for nonprofit organizations…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit

You Be the Judge

Wed, August 16, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Do you like to read the latest and best books published for teens? Do you like to share your opinions about what you read? Join You Be the Judge and become a book critic for your library this summer! Sign up for this program and you'll get: Free copies of popular, newly published books for…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Teens
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