Tagged games and gaming

Skills Training for Community-Centered Libraries: Building Your Library Team

Our first cohort of staff members participating in the Skills for Community-Centered Libraries training recently learned about and explored team roles and dynamics. Staff reflected on their own strengths and what attributes they bring…

Summer Hours and Cool Activities at the Free Library!

It's almost officially summer here in Philadelphia, as the sun finally breaks through all the recent rain clouds and schools will be letting out early next week. No matter what your plans are this summer, the Free Library is here to…

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…

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Friday Gaming

Enjoy a selection of board games, card games, and Wii games after school every Friday. Intended for school-age children through teens. Day care groups must call to schedule a separate appointment.

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Gaming Garage

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.

Friday Gaming

Enjoy a selection of board games, card games, and Wii games after school every Friday. Intended for school-age children through teens. Day care groups must call to schedule a separate appointment.

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Teen Tuesdays: Games

What games will be playing this week?  

Friday Gaming

Enjoy a selection of board games, card games, and Wii games after school every Friday. Intended for school-age children through teens. Day care groups must call to schedule a separate appointment.

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Fantasy Roleplaying Club

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…

Gaming Garage

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.

STEAM Tuesdays

Try your hand at 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)…

Game Time Mondays

Enjoy our large and rotating collection of tabletop games with our friendly LEAP staff. For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755. LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and…

LEAP Chess Club

1pm-2pm in the Story Hour Room, intended for school age children. No experience necessary.   Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are…

Don’t skip out! Get wild with Uno at Fumo!

Play Uno with us every Friday, from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. For kids 7-12 years old.  

Fantasy Roleplaying Club

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…

STEAM Tuesdays

Try your hand at 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)…

Game Time Mondays

Enjoy our large and rotating collection of tabletop games with our friendly LEAP staff. For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755. LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and…

LEAP Chess Club

1pm-2pm in the Story Hour Room, intended for school age children. No experience necessary.   Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are…