Tagged Cooking and Nutrition

The Story of Islam Through Food

Join chef Jamela Bilal as she shares the Story of Islam through Food. This engaging presentation will also include the variety of halal options available in Philadelphia. Bio: Chef Jamela Bilal is an African American Muslim Woman…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

Nutrition for Kids with Giant Supermarket

Nutrition for Kids Wednesday July 27th 1pm-2pm (in the library garden)   Join us at Northeast Regional Library for a MyPlate Lesson for children K-4!  This program is being sponsored by our neighborhood Giant and will be…

Nutrition Classes

Learn about healthy eating, food safety, healthy beverages, eating on a budget, and reading nutrition labels with experts from Jefferson/Einstein's A Better Start F. U. N. Program.   This program will run about 45…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

Summer is for Fun! Summer is for Health!

Join us for interactive cooking, friendship building, movement games, and much more. This program is presented by Einstein's A Better Start F.U.N. program and will take place in the library To save your spot, contact the library at…

Nutrition Classes

Learn about healthy eating, food safety, healthy beverages, eating on a budget, and reading nutrition labels with experts from Jefferson/Einstein's A Better Start F. U. N. Program.   This program will run about 45…

SNAP-Ed Healthy Cooking Workshop

Join us as we make delicious, nutritious, low cost meals! The workshop will consists of a nutrition education class with a cooking demonstration to follow, using the tips we learned during the lesson. Every week, there will be a new…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

Summer is for Fun! Summer is for Health!

Join us for interactive cooking, friendship building, movement games, and much more. This program is presented by Einstein's A Better Start F.U.N. program and will take place in the library To save your spot, contact the library at…

Produce Palette: an art and agriculture workshop

The Free Library of Philadelphia's Culinary Literacy Center and Art Department welcome you to a  free, community class that will enhance both your culinary palate and your artistic palette! We will gather to draw or paint a…

Produce Palette: an art and agriculture workshop

The Free Library of Philadelphia's Culinary Literacy Center and Art Department welcome you to a  free, community class that will enhance both your culinary palate and your artistic palette! We will gather to draw or paint a…

Nutrition Classes

Learn about healthy eating, food safety, healthy beverages, eating on a budget, and reading nutrition labels with experts from Jefferson/Einstein's A Better Start F. U. N. Program.   This program will run about 45…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

Ice Cream Innovation in Philadelphia

Introducing: Augustus Jackson, Nancy Johnson, Robert Green—just three of many Philadelphians who made crucial contributions to the popularization of ice cream starting in the 1830s. From manufacturing and production innovations,…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims often eat this nutritious fruit to break…

SNAP-Ed Healthy Cooking Workshop

Join us as we make delicious, nutritious, low cost meals! The workshop will consists of a nutrition education class with a cooking demonstration to follow, using the tips we learned during the lesson. Every week, there will be a new…

Summer is for Fun! Summer is for Health!

Join us for interactive cooking, friendship building, movement games, and much more. This program is presented by Einstein's A Better Start F.U.N. program and will take place in the library To save your spot, contact the library at…

Bryant Terry | Black Food: Stories, Art, and Recipes from Across the African Diaspora

In conversation with Jamila Robinson Chef and educator Bryant Terry is the author of four vegan cookbooks, including  Grub ,  Afro-Vegan , and  Vegetable Kingdom , winner of an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work. In 2015 he…

Reem Kassis | The Arabesque Table: Contemporary Recipes from the Arab World

In conversation with Deb Perelman Reem Kassis is the author of  The Palestinian Table , a guide to Middle Eastern cooking woven together through recipes, regional history, and three generations of family traditions. Praised by fellow…

Sam Sifton | See You on Sunday: A Cookbook for Family and Friends

The food editor at the New York Times  and the founding editor of the  Times ’s digital cookbook, NYT Cooking , Sam Sifton is one of America’s most popular culinary writers. He formerly worked as the Gray Lady’s national news editor,…

Healthy Communities

Healthy Communities, a partnership with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health’s Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention , increases the library’s capacity to offer free, accessible cooking, physical activity, gardening…