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Pearl Harbor: Day of Infamy

Mon, June 18, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

The surprise strike on US military facilities at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii by the Imperial Japanese Navy on December 7, 1941 marked America’s entry into World War II. In less than 90-minutes, 2,403 Americans were killed, including 68 civilians. An additional 1,178 Americans were wounded,…

Adult Speakers and Lectures Workshops and Enrichment History

Telling Our Stories: Regional Seedkeeping and Foodways

Mon, June 18, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

The American Northeast shares an intricate and varied foodways network shaped through centuries of indigenous and cross-cultural practices. Join indigenous cuisine scholar and practitioner Rachel Sayet (Mohegan) and Philadelphia-based seedkeeper Owen Taylor as we prepare traditional New England…

Adult Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition

Introduction to Foundation Directory Online

Tue, June 19, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

Learn how to use everyone's favorite foundationg funding database, Foundation Directory Online . The user-friendly interface makes it easy to find funders that are interested in supporting your organization's mission. During this workshop we will explore the database…

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

Adults Can Learn To Read

Tue, June 19, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Teen Writing Club

Tue, June 19, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Practice your creative writing skills and find your voice! We'll have warm-up activities, take-home prompts, writing samples to talk about together, the opportunity to get constructive criticism from your peers, and snacks.   This program will be located in Room 108.

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Dance!

Tue, June 19, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Learn some great dance steps with Merge Dance Studio at the library right before summer reading!    

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Other Great Programs Family Programs Summer Reading dance

Organize Your Job Search Using FREE Google Tools!

Wed, June 20, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Workplace at Parkway Central Library

Do you have a Gmail or YouTube account? If so, you already have access to a powerful and free tool for your job search - Google! Google Drive is a useful, free tool that job seekers can use to create resumes, keep job search records, and more.  Join us for a workshop on using FREE…

Adult Career Workshops Workshops and Enrichment Databases & Electronic Resources Jobs & Job Seekers Technology

Teens Write Wednesdays

Wed, June 20, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Sponsored by Saint Joseph’s University Writing Center

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Free Business Class for Entrepreneurs!

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Do you have a great idea, but are unsure where to start?  Or do you feel overwhelmed by the idea of writing a business plan? Join us to see how you can use Free Library resources to create a professional business plan! This session will help you: Create your business model and structure…

Adult Business Community Events New Americans Workshops and Enrichment Business & Economics Business & Entrepreneurs

Storytime and Block Play

Thu, June 21, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Stories and songs followed by playtime with our wooden blocks.  Recommended for ages 2 to 6, accompanied by an adult; siblings are always welcome.  Imagine, build, and create!   Groups must call the children's librarian to schedule separate appointments (216-685-2093).

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

Adults Can Learn To Read

Thu, June 21, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Juneberry Joy Celebration

Sat, June 23, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join The Philadelphia Orchard Project, Food Everyone Deserves & Fikira Bakery for a special Juneberry Joy collaboration. Commonly referred to as the Juneberry, Serviceberry, Shadbush, Saskatoon, and more, Amelanchier berries taste like a blueberry-cherry with edible almond seeds, and…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Senior Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Animals and Nature

Adults Can Learn To Read

Tue, June 26, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Balance and Fall Prevention

Tue, June 26, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

A representative from Jefferson Health will help to advise changes that can be made at home to ensure your house is a safer, easier to navigate environment.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Health Programs Health

Teen Writing Club

Tue, June 26, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Practice your creative writing skills and find your voice! We'll have warm-up activities, take-home prompts, writing samples to talk about together, the opportunity to get constructive criticism from your peers, and snacks.   This program will be located in Room 108.

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Dance!

Tue, June 26, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Learn some great dance steps with Merge Dance Studio at the library right before summer reading!    

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Other Great Programs Family Programs Summer Reading dance

Yoga for Adults

Tue, June 26, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

An inclusive yoga class for people of all skill levels and abilities.  Wear something comfortable and come to the library for wellness, stretching, and relaxation.

Adult Young Adult Senior Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Yoga

Job Seeking Toolkit

Wed, June 27, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Workplace at Parkway Central Library

Learn about Free Library resources to assist you in the job seeking process. We will discuss best practices, resume and cover letter writing, effective search strategies, and online resources. Advance registration is requested. Please email workplace@freelibrary.org to register. Wednesday,…

Adult Career Workshops Workshops and Enrichment Databases & Electronic Resources Jobs & Job Seekers

Teens Write Wednesdays

Wed, June 27, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Sponsored by Saint Joseph’s University Writing Center

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Garden Workshop | Grow Vegetables

Wed, June 27, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Haverford Library

Learn which fruits and vegetables do best in containers, and learn how to grow your own veggies. Participants will get a free plant to take home. Classes are taught by PennState Extension Philadelphia Master Gardeners

Adult Young Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Environment & Nature
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