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Virtual Sundays on Stage: Gift of Story by TAHIRA

Sun, April 11, 2021 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Share stories of hope, triumph, and tragedy, drawn from a diverse repertoire of original works and those based on African oral tradition. With high-energy and dramatic storytelling and vocal styles, TAHIRA also touches upon contemporary issues, such as tolerance, empowerment, and the impact of…

Virtual Baby Storytime with Miss Mary

Mon, April 12, 2021 10:30 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Miss Mary for Baby Storytime on Facebook live (ParkwayCentralChildrens) Mondays at 10:30 am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! The storytime will be available on our Facebook page after the live event is over! This program is intended for our friends 2 years and under but anyone…

Virtual LEAP at Home

Mon, April 12, 2021 12:00 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

STEAM arts and crafts ideas by Ms. Laurin and Ms. Kesha, LEAP Maker Mentors. Mondays and Saturdays, 12pm.  FB @ LillianMarreroBranch IG @ LillianMarreroLibrary

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Mon, April 12, 2021 1:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Mon, April 12, 2021 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Minecraft Day

Mon, April 12, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

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

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Mon, April 12, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Virtual Storytime

Tue, April 13, 2021 10:00 A.M.
Richmond Library

Join Ms. Meghan for a virtual storytime on Facebook full of songs, rhymes, and book recommendations. Geared toward children ages 4 and under.

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Tue, April 13, 2021 10:00 A.M.
Fumo Family Library

Join Mr. John for Storytime on Facebook live ( Fumo Family Library ) Tuesdays at 10:00 am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! This program is intended for preschoolers.   

Virtual Storytime with Penny the Bunny

Tue, April 13, 2021 10:00 A.M.
Katharine Drexel Library

Virtual Storytime: Enjoy stories and songs with Penny the Bunny and Miss Carole in our storytime posted on Tuesday mornings at 10:00! Find us on the Katharine Drexel Branch Library Facebook page.

Virtual Storytime

Tue, April 13, 2021 11:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Enjoy fiction, nonfiction, and poetry picture books for ages 5 & up. Posted Tuesdays at 11am. FB @ LillianMarreroBranch IG @ LillianMarreroLibrary  

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Tue, April 13, 2021 1:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Tue, April 13, 2021 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Virtual PAWS for Reading: Read to a Therapy Dog

Tue, April 13, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Join us on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. to read to a therapy animal friend from PAWS for people on a live video conference. Reading to a dog helps children develop confidence and skills for reading aloud! Register here: https://tinyurl.com/PAWSFreeLibrary 

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Tue, April 13, 2021 3:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…

Virtual Hip Hop Songwriting Performance with Bomani Armah

Tue, April 13, 2021 4:00 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Virtual music & writing performance by teaching artist Bomani. This virtual assembly features a solo, interactive hip-hop performance and multimedia presentations. This performance will focus on the writing process and power of writing. Join us the following week for a workshop with the…

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Dana

Wed, April 14, 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.  She will be conducting this storytime using Facebook live.  Click here:   https://www.facebook.com/LovettBranchFreeLibrary/ This program is…

Read Baby Read! Storytimes for Babies and Toddlers

Wed, April 14, 2021 11:00 A.M.
Virtual

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.  This program will appear on Read, Baby, Read's Instagram: @read.baby.read Read,…

Children's Meal Distribution

Wed, April 14, 2021 11:00 A.M.
Logan Library

We are offering a free, weekly meal distribution to school children, or families of school children, up to 18 years old.  Each child will receive one breakfast and one lunch per day, up to 5 each.  Parents can pick up meals for their children.  The meals start out frozen and are…

Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote: Self-Guided Tour

Now through Wed, April 14, 2021 1:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Making Her Mark exhibition, open by appointment weekday afternoons in the West Gallery of the Parkway Central Library, offers a look at the stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained movements dedicated to voting rights. Making Her Mark was curated by Jennifer Zarro, Ph.D.,…