Tagged video games

Get Your Game On with These Video Game-influenced Graphic Novels!

Games? We love games! Board games , video games , card games , fantasy role playing games —we'll probably play hundreds of different games throughout our lifetime, but what about the people behind the creation of these…

Ready, Set, Pokémon GO !

This summer the Free Library will team up with the Knight Foundation and Niantic , maker of Pokémon , to bring Pokémon GO to five select Philadelphia libraries! PHL17 recently visited Parkway Central Library and talked…

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…

#Mystery Monday: The Infamous Carmen Sandiego

Today’s #MysteryMonday is also some nostaligia-on-the-19th—we’re catching up with one of our favorite crime capers, the big-hatted, red-coated Carmen Sandiego . She made her debut in 1985 in the at-that-time incredibly…

Game Day

Play board games or the Wii or Xbox (depending on demand).  We'll have the games, you bring your team spirit... and a friend.  We'll be playing from 2 until 4 p.m.

Game Day

Play board games or the Wii or Xbox (depending on demand).  We'll have the games, you bring your team spirit... and a friend.  We'll be playing from 2 until 4 p.m.

Game Day

Play board games or the Wii or Xbox (depending on demand).  We'll have the games, you bring your team spirit... and a friend.  We'll be playing from 2 until 4 p.m.

Game Day

Play board games or the Wii or Xbox (depending on demand).  We'll have the games, you bring your team spirit... and a friend.  We'll be playing from 2 until 4 p.m.

Game Day

Play board games or the Wii or Xbox (depending on demand).  We'll have the games, you bring your team spirit... and a friend.  We'll be playing from 2 until 4 p.m.

Teen Tuesday

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Teen Tuesday

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Teen Tuesday

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Wii Wednesdays

Come play your favorite Wii games with Mr. Vince on the fourth Wednesday of the month.  For teens and school-aged kids.

Teen Tuesday

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.