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Read Baby Read Storytime

Thu, December 8, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Wynnefield Library

Join Ms. Susan for stories, songs, and interactive play. Read Baby Read is made possible by a generous grant from the William Penn Foundation.

Storytime Adventures!

Thu, December 8, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Miss Liz each Thursday at 10:30am for a storytime adventure, where we'll read books, sing songs, and explore a new theme each week! Check  facebook  and  instagram  on the morning of the program to discover the day's theme! Intended for our friends age 6 and…

Storytime

Thu, December 8, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

Join Mr. Bruce and Ms. Echo inside for songs, stories, and dancing every Thursday.

Preschool Storytime

Thu, December 8, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Fox Chase Library

Join us for preschool storytime, every other Thursday! Storytimes will take place in the courtyard, weather permitting. If it is too cool or rainy, we will be inside. For children ages 2-5 and their caregiver.

Sensory Storytime

Thu, December 8, 2022 11:00 A.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Sensory Storytime is designed for children ages 10 and under who are on the Autism Spectrum.  We will read stories, sing songs, and do other interactive exercises to promote engagement and learning. Space is limited to 10 children. Please call ahead at 215-685-1755.

Storytime

Thu, December 8, 2022 11:00 A.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Join us for a fun storytime.  For all ages.  To save your spot, please pre-register with Ms. Brooks.

Scrabble Club!

Thu, December 8, 2022 3:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Join other word lovers in a friendly game of scrabble! All ages and levels are welcome.    

Animal Tales with the Philadelphia Zoo

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Charles L. Durham Library

Each month, Durham Library will be hosting the Philadelphia Zoo! Come listen to a story ready by children's librarian, Mr. Pagan. Then, meet an animal from the story and learn more from knowledgeable educators from the Zoo. Registration is required and space is limited. Call 215-685-7436 to…

Chess Club

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Learn to play chess, or learn to play better chess! This program is intended for school age children and teens, grades 2-12.        

Let's Talk With Mr. B

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Join the conversation on current events and controversial issues. Speak on it all in a judge-free zone.  For children and teens. Scheduled to meet December 8, January 12, February 9, March 9, April 13, and May 11

Chess Club for Kids

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join Mr. Brian and others for Chess Club Thursdays!  Kids aged 13 and under are invited to learn, practice, and play this ancient board game that has roots in India going back 1500 years!  Any skill level welcome.  All supplies provided.        

Storytime at the Library

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Join us for a storytime!  We welcome all kids, ages 0 to 8 years old to join us - children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Storytime will take place in our community room, which is up a flight of stairs. Groups, please call the library to schedule your own storytime.…

Wii Games

Thu, December 8, 2022 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Games on! Join us for fun video gaming with our PS4 console. Ages 6 through teens.

Searching for a New Normal: A Philadelphia Center for the Book Members' Exhibition

Now through Thu, December 8, 2022 5:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The COVID-19 pandemic brought changes to all aspects of our lives - from how we interact with others, to how we manage our studio practices, and how we understand the difference between our personal lives and the politics of the world around us. As we continue to navigate these changes, we are…

Friday Family Storytime with Mx. Kate

Fri, December 9, 2022 10:00 A.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Join Mx. Kate on Fridays at 10am for Family Story Time! Library friends ages 0-5 are welcome for a storytelling adventure – we’ll be singing songs, playing games, reading stories, and dancing! Storytime will be held on the floor of the children’s department while the rest of…

Preschool Storytime with Ms. Scout

Fri, December 9, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Ms. Scout for stories, songs, and rhymes in the auditorium by the Children's Department on the ground floor! Stay for playtime immediately following storytime! Intended for our friends ages 6 and under and their caregivers.

Read, Baby, Read Storytime

Fri, December 9, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Fishtown Community Library

Join us for our Read, Baby, Read story time! Songs, books, and shaker eggs; what more could a toddler want? Geared for ages 0-2, but older are welcome. We will be meeting on the third floor instead of the children's area.

Jump, Jive and Jam!

Fri, December 9, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Join us for music, exercise and dancing for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. This program will be held most Fridays and is supported by Friends of Roxborough Library.

Artsy Craftsy Storytime

Fri, December 9, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

Join Us Friday morning for storytime and a craft with Ms. Rachel. The final Friday of the month will always be a STEM activity. Great for ages 2-5. Large groups please call at least a day ahead to ensure enough supplies.