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Science Fiction Roleplaying Club

Sat, November 25, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

CALLING ALL SUPER HEROES, ALIENS, AND ZOMBIE HUNTERS! Are you interested in Science Fiction? Have you ever wanted to play a tabletop role-playing game (RPG)? Unleash your inner-nerd and come play with us! Our group currently meets on Saturday mornings from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. No…

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Games and Gaming Board Games and Role-Playing

Book Discussion Group

Sat, November 25, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Join us for a book discussion. This month we'll discuss Mikhail Bulgakov's's "The Master and Margarita".  This program includes an audio lecture from The Skeptic's Guide to Great Books and a film screening. To register and borrow a copy of the book, please see Mr. Kessler in the Humanities…

Adult Discussion and Participation Literature Book Clubs

Teen Council Meetup

Mon, November 27, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Please join Ms. Mieka to discuss matters important to you! Ages 12-17  

Young Adult Discussion and Participation

Dealing with College Debt

Mon, November 27, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Roxborough Library

These days it's hard to find a person who hasn't, or isn't currently struggling with student loans.  Over the course of a few decades student loans have transformed into a massive amount of debt that often delay or even prevent many Americans from realizing their financial…

Adult Discussion and Participation Personal Finance & Investing

The Falls Book Group

Mon, November 27, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

At our November monthly meeting we will discuss Jeff Hobbs'  The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace .

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Book Clubs

Adult Sit & Chat

Tue, November 28, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Please join Ms. Mieka to sit and chat about anything and everything! Ages 18+

Adult Discussion and Participation

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, November 28, 2017 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

Book Discussion Group

Wed, November 29, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Join us for a book discussion. This month we'll discuss Mikhail Bulgakov's's "The Master and Margarita".  This program includes an audio lecture from The Skeptic's Guide to Great Books and a film screening. To register and borrow a copy of the book, please see Mr.…

Adult Discussion and Participation Literature Book Clubs

Geekscape

Wed, November 29, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Hang out in the Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms!

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Comics & Graphic Novels Games and Gaming Movies & Television Teens

Let’s Speak English: Conversation Groups for International Adults

Fri, December 1, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

These weekly conversation hours will allow adult language learners to build their confidence and skills in conversational English in a relaxed and friendly environment. Conversation topics change week to week and are determined by group interest.

Adult Discussion and Participation New Americans New Americans ESL - English as a Second Language

First Friday Genealogy

Fri, December 1, 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

Teen Council Meetup

Mon, December 4, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Please join Ms. Mieka to discuss matters important to you! Ages 12-17  

Young Adult Discussion and Participation

Friends of the Wynnefield Library Meeting

Mon, December 4, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

The Friends of the Wynnefield Neighborhood Library will host their monthly meeting, everyone is welcome to attend.  If you are interested in assisting with the planning of future library activities and fund raising and would like to share your ideas, stop in.

Adult Discussion and Participation

Applying for a Foundation Grant: Are You Ready?

Tue, December 5, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

This training will ensure that you are prepared to apply for a foundation grant. We will explore tips and opportunities that will help you stand out from the pack. We will also identify challenges that may prevent your application from moving forward. Additionally, we will dispel the budget…

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Philadelphia Stories with Bob Skiba and Stephanie Thaw

Tue, December 5, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Join Philadelphia gay historian Bob Skiba and chef Stephanie Thaw to learn more about Thaw’s Philadelphia Stories: A Dining Out For Life Cookbook (1993) and sample featured recipes. This program interweaves cooking with the story of the Philadelphia restaurant renaissance of the…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures Culinary Literacy LGBTQ

Adult Sit & Chat

Tue, December 5, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Please join Ms. Mieka to sit and chat about anything and everything! Ages 18+

Adult Discussion and Participation

Social Justice Read Aloud

Tue, December 5, 2017 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

Geekscape

Wed, December 6, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Hang out in the Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms!

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Comics & Graphic Novels Games and Gaming Movies & Television Teens

Poetry Writing Workshop

Wed, December 6, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Join us for a three-week poetry writing workshop, followed by a live Poetry Slam.  Please plan to attend all three sessions of the workshop.  For poets in grades 5 - 12.  Space may be limited. The workshops will be held on Wednesdays, from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. on December 6, 13 &…

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation

Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City

Wed, December 6, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Authors Nathaniel Popkin and Peter Woodall, along with photographer/co-author Joseph E. B. Elliott, will present their book Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City and sign copies of the book, which will be available for purchase. This program is co-sponsored by Friends in the City (FitC),…

Adult Discussion and Participation Philadelphia History
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