Filters On: Type: Other Great Programs

Clear filters

Showing 1 to 20 of 264

Read With A Dog!

Mon, October 15, 2018 4:15 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

School age kids are invited to come read with Wally, a certified therapy dog, and share a new book or an old favorite in a judgement free space.  Dogs love to hear stories! Space may be limited.

School Age Other Great Programs PAWS Read to a Dog

Intelligent by Design Nonfiction Book Group | Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work by Edwidge Danticat

Mon, October 15, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Do you enjoy reading? We read critically acclaimed nonfiction old and new. All readers welcome. For additional information, please call 215- 685-1633. In this deeply personal book, the celebrated Haitian-American writer Danticat reflects on art and exile. Inspired by Albert Camus and…

Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs

The Wagner Free Institute of Science presents: Entomological Musings: The Wondrous World of Insects

Mon, October 15, 2018 6:15 P.M.
Fishtown Community Library

This new course will introduce Entomology, the study of insects, and continue discussion of the Insect Orders, the groups in which insects are divided. Students will learn about the evolution of insect groups across geologic time, classification, morphology, diversity, and behavior. Each week…

Adult Other Great Programs History

Preschool Storytime

Tue, October 16, 2018 10:15 A.M.
Greater Olney Library

Join us on Tuesdays for themed read-alouds and interactive fingerplays, songs, and more!  For kids ages 2 to 5, along with an adult caregiver. Daycares and camps - please call to set up your own special visit.

Preschool Other Great Programs Storytimes Literacy

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Tue, October 16, 2018 10:15 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Bring your little one for lap time with stories, songs, rhymes and bounces. This program is intended for children 0 to 14 months and their caregivers. 

Toddler Baby Other Great Programs Storytimes Children Family

Autumn Storytime

Tue, October 16, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Join Ms. Dana for stories, songs and silliness.  Recommended for children ages 2 and up, and their parents and caregivers.

Preschool Other Great Programs Storytimes

Music & Dance for All Ages

Tue, October 16, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Merge Dance Studio will be here to engage us with music and dancing for all ages. This program is sponsored by Friends of Roxborough Library.

Adult Preschool Toddler Senior Other Great Programs Music dance

Preschool Storytime

Tue, October 16, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Welsh Road Library

Have fun with stories, songs and rhymes.  For kids ages 3 to 5, along with an adult caregiver. Daycares and camps - please call to set up your own special visit.

Preschool Other Great Programs Storytimes Literacy

Toddler and Preschool Storytime

Tue, October 16, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Let’s read stories, sing songs, and dance together! This program is intended for children 15 months to 4 years old, and their caregivers. 

Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes Children

Smartphone Basics

Tue, October 16, 2018 11:30 A.M.
Charles L. Durham Library

Learn the very basics of using a smart phone. Call to sign up and bring your smartphone the day of the workshop.

Adult Senior Other Great Programs Technology

Open Computer Lab

Tue, October 16, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 2 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots

Choosing a High School

Tue, October 16, 2018 4:00 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

Parents, need help with choosing a high school for your child? McPherson Square Library would like to help.  Come and hear about the admission process.  Learn about the different high school choices.  Open to all parents and children in 7th and 8th grade.  Snacks provided.

Adult Young Adult Community Events Family Programs Other Great Programs Education Family

Bending the Binary: Celebrating National Coming Out Month

Tue, October 16, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Explore the fluidity of gender expression from masculinity to feminity, and everything in between and outside of the gender norm.  Activities will include story sharing, fingernail painting, make up, tying ties, walking in heels and other forms of gender expression. This is a family…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Other Great Programs

STEM Wednesdays | Origuppet Stop-Motion

Tue, October 16, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Simple circuits, engineering challenges, video games, and slime recipes, oh my!  For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755.  LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs LEAP STEM

Open Computer Lab

Wed, October 17, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 2 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots

Gaming Garage

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Come and get hands on with the Nintendo Switch. Students of all ages can join us for games of Mario Kart, get on their feet with Just Dance 2018, or construct cool toys with Nintendo Labo kits. Drop-in, and no registration required.

School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Video Games

Register for a Free GED Program

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you looking to get your GED?  Sign up at the library for free classes which will take place at the James Logan School. Stop by between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. and register.

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Education GED

Chess Club

Wed, October 17, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join other kids (ages 6-18), to learn and play chess. Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Applications are available upstairs on the Second Floor. Adult volunteers needed!  Contact: wswlibraryfriends@gmail.com. Programming coordinated through The Friends of Walnut Street West Library.

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess

Fantasy Roleplaying Club

Wed, October 17, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

CALLING ALL BRAVE WARRIORS AND WIZARDS! Are you interested in Dungeons & Dragons? Ever wanted to play a tabletop roleplaying game(RPG)? Unleash your inner-nerd and come play with us! This new group will meet weekly on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This is a basic introduction to…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Open Computer Lab

Wed, October 17, 2018 5:45 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 3 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots
Narrow Events

Add Our Events to your Google Calendar: Author Events | Adult | Teen | Children