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Virtual Sundays on Stage: MISTER G - Family Concert

Sun, October 17, 2021 2:00 P.M.
Virtual

Join MISTER G - a Latin GRAMMY and Parents’ Choice Gold Award-winning artist, author, activist, and educator, hailed by the Washington Post as “a bilingual rock star" - for a spirited performance, which aims to help children see each other across borders and foster…

Kids Music Group

Mon, October 18, 2021 9:29 A.M.
McPherson Square Library

Join Kensington Storefront weekly at the Library to sing, play, and move! Children up to age 10 and their caregivers are invited to come together to create music and memries, while supporting social and developmental skills. Social distancing required, masks will be provided

In-Person Baby & Toddler Storytime with Miss Mary!

Mon, October 18, 2021 10:30 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Miss Mary Mondays at 10:30 am at Shakespeare Park (across the street from the library on Vine St) for Baby & Toddler Storytime! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! This program is intended for our friends ages 2 and under and their caregivers. Weather-permitting. Please check CCD's…

Kids Music Group

Mon, October 18, 2021 1:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

Join Kensington Storefront weekly at the Library to sing, play, and move! Children up to age 10 and their caregivers are invited to come together to create music and memries, while supporting social and developmental skills. Social distancing required, masks will be provided

Take and Make Halloween Craft

Mon, October 18, 2021 4:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Stop in the Children's Department and pick up a craft to make at home! Supplies are limited and will be available from 10/18/21 until they run out.

Spelling Bee

Mon, October 18, 2021 4:00 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Please join Bustleton Library outdoors on October 18th from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m for a spelling bee contest. The contest is open to children ages 7-9. Winner gets a goody bag filled with select books and other prizes and all other participants will get a free book to take home. Masks highly…

VIRTUAL Mindfulness Mondays

Mon, October 18, 2021 5:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Each Monday at 5:00 p.m., find a new Mindfulness Activity for Children & Families in our Instagram & Facebook stories. Join Ms. Becky for journaling prompts, breathing exercises, read-alouds, guided meditation, positive affirmations, self-care activities, and more! Learn to…

Join the Henna Party: Get Your Hand Professionally Decorated For Free!

Mon, October 18, 2021 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Get your hand beautifully, naturally, and professionally decorated by Jennah Henna Designs. Jennah will decorate as many hands as she can on a first-come, first-serve basis. This program is part of  Manuscripts of the Muslim World Project,  and made possible by the Doris Duke…

Library in the Park with Nourishing Literacy

Tue, October 19, 2021 10:00 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Join PCI staff at the Goat Statue in Rittenhouse Square to check out library materials and sign up for a library card on Tuesday mornings from 10 am to 12 pm. This program will be canceled if there is rain or snow. Members of the Culinary Literacy Center's Nourishing Literacy team will be…

Storytime in Lovett Park with Ms. Dana

Tue, October 19, 2021 10:30 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Join Ms. Dana for stories, songs and silliness.  Recommended for ages 2 and up, and their parents and caregivers.  This storytime will take place outside, weather permitting. Join us most Tuesdays!

Read, Baby, Read! Storytimes for Babies and Toddlers

Tue, October 19, 2021 10:30 A.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Read! Sing! Play! Help your child learn through stories and songs. All programs are for children ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Expecting parents and siblings welcome.    Read, Baby, Read is a series of fun programs for babies, toddlers and their…

Read Baby Read! Virtual Storytime for Babies and Toddlers

Tue, October 19, 2021 10:30 A.M.
Wynnefield Library

Join Ms. Susan on Wynnefield Library's Facebook Page.  Bring your little one for lap time with stories and songs! Read, Baby, read is a series of programs focused on language and literacy development for babies and toddlers (*0-24 months) and their caregivers. Read, Baby, Read is made…

Little Yogis

Tue, October 19, 2021 11:00 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Take a fun and playful yoga journey led by Sarah of Surya Moon Yoga! We'll learn individual and partner poses through songs and storytelling, all while building confidence, creativity, and strong, healthy bodies.  Children and parents will practice how to center themselves through…

Garden Storytime at Donatucci Library!

Tue, October 19, 2021 11:00 A.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join Miss Sunita for In-person Storytime in the Donatucci Garden every Tuesday at 11am! Masks (for kids over 2) and social distancing required. Space is limited; first-come first-served. Ages 0-5.Bring Your Own Blanket.         

Board Games Club

Tue, October 19, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Interested in learning some games other than UNO? Join us for board games club where we check out new and exciting games, every Tuesday from 3-5:00  

Tech Tuesday: Stop By STEM Activities

Tue, October 19, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Sewing Circuits! 3D Doodles! LED light up lanterns! Stop by the Children’s Department anytime between 3:00-5:30pm on Tuesdays and make your own craft to take home.  Each week we’ll be trying out new technology. For children 12 and under. This program was funded by a Library…

Minecraft Day

Tue, October 19, 2021 3:30 P.M.
Kensington Library

Come join us virtually for Minecraft Club, where up to eight players can play together on our very own Minecraft Realm! We will be hosting sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30PM - 5PM. Work by yourself or cooperatively. Appropriate for ages 8 and up. Please note: requires Minecraft Java…

Take and Make Halloween Craft

Tue, October 19, 2021 4:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Stop in the Children's Department and pick up a craft to make at home! Supplies are limited and will be available from 10/18/21 until they run out.

Storytime at the Goat Statue!

Wed, October 20, 2021 10:00 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Join Miss Liz for a weekly storytime at the goat statue in Rittenhouse Square on Wednesday mornings at 10:00. She will share stories and activities for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers every week through December 15, weather permitting.

Storytime and Giveaways

Wed, October 20, 2021 10:30 A.M.
David Cohen Ogontz Library

Join us for a storytime, outside, with Mr. Tom. During this time we will also have some giveaways which can include books, and other goodies.   Look for us in the parking lot, or the playgound next door.  Feel free to bring a blanket. Weather permitting.