Tagged Crafts & Hobbies

When School's Out, Stay Cool with Awesome Activities at the Free Library!

While some schools in the area have already let out for the summer, the last official day for Philadelphia School District students is Tuesday, June 20. Woo Hoo! While pools and spraygrounds around the city will begin opening later this…

When I Think of Spring, I Think of Flowers

I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers. Claude Monet   As winter finally drags its feet slowly out the door, I think of Spring, and I think of flowers. Here are some books about flowers that you might enjoy for this…

A DIY Guide to a Crafty Summer

Are you looking for a way to stay cool and get creative this summer? Perhaps checking out some of the Free Library’s DIY (do-it-yourself) books will get you inspired! For example, let's say you saw a shirt or a dress that you…

Crochet and Knitting Club

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

Crochet and Knitting Club

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Crochet and Knitting Club

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Crafty Mondays

Come create something crafty at the library!

Crochet and Knitting Club

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Crafty Mondays

Come create something crafty at the library!

Crochet and Knitting Club

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Big and Small, Books For All | Miniature Albums

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in size. These tiny books have have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In this workshop, children will make a miniature album using traditional book binding…

Teen Grab Bag

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Crafty Mondays

Come create something crafty at the library!

MLK Day of Service Celebration with Sisters Interacting through Stitches

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and…

LEAP | DIY

Get your hands dirty with Maker projects, building challenges, snack-making, robots, and more! Materials provided. This program is part of LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) that provides homework help and literacy…

Handy Around the House

Do it yourself home repair, plumbing, painting, etc.

Fix your ride

Repair tips for cars, bikes, boats, and more!

Cut and Stitch

Grab the scissors for sewing projects, drapery, upholstery – even how to give a haircut!

Crafts for Kids

Fun and creative crafts for kids or the whole family!