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Youth Anime & Manga Club

Tue, May 23, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Do you like to read or create Comics or Manga? Do you like to watch Anime? If the answer is YES, than this club is the place for you! We will get together to view anime, discuss manga, play games, create comics, and so much more! Would you like to have a say in planning our teen programs? Then…

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Comics & Graphic Novels Anime & Manga

All Around this World Music Program

Tue, May 23, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Holmesburg Library

Join Jay Sand for a unique global music and world cultures program for little kids and their families for a sing-along, dance-along, musical romp.  Sponsored by the Friends of Holmesburg Library. 

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children Family Music

Tootsie Pop Butterfly

Tue, May 23, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Join us for a fun activity, we will make tootsie pop butterflies.

School Age Preschool Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

PJ Storytime

Tue, May 23, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Andorra Library

The Andorra Library will be hosting a special evening PJ Storytime. Hot apple cider will be served before we read a couple of books together and boogie down to a few songs. Wear your PJs and bring your favorite stuffed animal.

Adult Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Storytimes

SPRING into STORY TIMES and Bloom with Books

Tue, May 23, 2017 10:30 P.M.
Independence Library

Toddler Story Times|  For children (ages 1 to 4 yrs.) and their parent/childcare worker.  Join Miss Margaret for stories (new and classic), cheery songs, and an adorable "make and take" craft activity!   Register your child for their very own first library card!!  This…

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children

Preschool Storytime

Wed, May 24, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Andorra Library

The Andorra Library will be hosting our regular drop-in Preschool Storytime on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. This week we will read a few books, listen and dance to a few songs, and learn a new fingerplay rhyme with our Children's Librarian Miss Molly. Hope to see you there!

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Family

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Wed, May 24, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Wednesday at 11 a.m. (repeat of the Monday 11 a.m. program)   ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook:  http://tinyurl.com/parkwaycentralchildrens Follow us on Twitter: …

Toddler Family Programs Children Education Family Literacy

Building Bridges with Books – Family Night at Haverford Library!

Wed, May 24, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Haverford Library

Families of students enrolled in Kindergarten through third grade at Commodore John Barry Elementary School are invited to the library for a night of reading and fun brought to you by the Building Bridges with Books program! Join us for reading, literacy support, and interactive activities for…

Adult School Age Family Programs Building Bridges with Books

Wii Wednesdays

Wed, May 24, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Frankford Library

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

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Video Games

POKENO Game Party!

Wed, May 24, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Play the POKENO game with friends, win prizes, have fun and make new friends with other children. Children’s program. 

School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming

Vacant Land 215 Skill Share and Seed Swap

Wed, May 24, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Vacant Land 215 Skill Share and Seed Swap Presented by the Garden Justice Legal Initiative, the Philadelphia Seed Exchange and the Free Library’s Culinary Literacy Center. Learn more about land access, seed saving and starting your own garden on Wednesday, May 24th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Health Programs Speakers and Lectures Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Environment & Nature Health & Fitness Philadelphia

Fantasy Roleplaying Club

Wed, May 24, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

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 evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This is a basic introduction to…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Chess Club for Kids

Wed, May 24, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join other kids (ages 6-18), to learn and play chess. Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Applications are available upstairs on the Second Floor. Adult volunteers needed! Please email: wswlibraryfriends@gmail.com. Programming coordinated through The Friends of Walnut Street West Library.

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Games and Gaming Chess

Wooden Block Party

Wed, May 24, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Richmond Library

Join us for a Wooden Block Party in the library. Children ages 6 and under and their caregivers are encouraged to build, create, and play!

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Wooden Block Party

Bilingual Storytime/Lectura de Cuentos Bilingüe

Wed, May 24, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

Spanish/English storytime. For children and their parents.  Stories read by Librarian Mr.Pagán. Para niños y sus padres. Leido por el bibliotecario Sr. Pagán.   

Preschool Toddler New Americans Storytimes Children Bilingual Programs

Science for All: Hands on Science Demonstrations

Wed, May 24, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Join us for this fun interactive, hands-on Science Demonstration.

Young Adult School Age Preschool Family Programs Family Science

Preschool Storytime

Thu, May 25, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Fox Chase Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun!  Ideal for preschool aged children.

Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes

Movers & Shakers Storytime

Thu, May 25, 2017 10:30 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to sing, dance, listen, and laugh as we share stories and movement activities. Older and younger siblings are always welcome. Daycares and preschools must contact the children's librarian for their own storytime appointment. Thursdays at 10:30 am (Please…

Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children

Wooden Block Play

Thu, May 25, 2017 10:30 A.M.
David Cohen Ogontz Library

Join us to play with wooden blocks in the library. Children ages 3 to 6 and their caregivers are encouraged to imagine, build, and create! Preschools, daycares, and other groups must call the Children's Librarian to schedule a separate library visit.

Preschool Family Programs Children Family STEM Wooden Block Party