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Start High School Equivalency or English Language Classes through Next Level Learning

Thu, December 1, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Are you looking to earn your high school equivalency (a high school diploma, GED, HiSET, etc.), take some refresher courses in math and reading, or improve your English language skills? Continue your educational journey through Next Level Learning, a network of adult education classes…

Beginner English (In Person)

Thu, December 1, 2022 3:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Tuesdays and Thursdays 3-4:30 pm (September 6 - December 8, 2022) Join us to build your confidence in using English! Learn and practice English for daily life in this class taught by University of Pennsylvania graduate students. We will cover a variety of topics and conversations. For beginners.…

Northstar Digital Literacy Training: Computer Basics

Thu, December 1, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join Tierre Graves, Digital Resource Specialist, for a Computer Basics class in the lab. Space is limited—Sign up required. Call Mr.Tierre at 215-685-7420 or email gravest@freelibraryorg.      

Meditation Club for Adults (Virtual)

Thu, December 1, 2022 5:00 P.M.
Andorra Library

Let's meditate together!  We will explore various modalities of meditation in this ongoing program.  Meditation has many benefits.  It can reduce stress, help control anxiety, improve sleep and emotional health, and may reduce blood pressure and help control pain. Our…

Northstar Digital Literacy Training: Computer Basics

Thu, December 1, 2022 5:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join Tierre Graves, Digital Resource Specialist, for a Computer Basics class in the lab. Space is limited—Sign up required. Call Mr.Tierre at 215-685-7420 or email gravest@freelibraryorg.      

One on One Basic Computer Help

Fri, December 2, 2022 10:00 A.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Would you like to use the computer but need help? Call the Humanities Department to schedule a Friday appointment for up to three people. Sessions can be scheduled for up to 2 hours at a time. 215-685-0512

Start High School Equivalency or English Language Classes through Next Level Learning

Fri, December 2, 2022 1:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Are you looking to earn your high school equivalency (a high school diploma, GED, HiSET, etc.), take some refresher courses in math and reading, or improve you English language skills? Continue your educational journey through Next Level Learning, a network of adult education classes…

Dr. Saul Broudy's All Over This Land: America's Regional Folk Music

Fri, December 2, 2022 2:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Saul Broudy has been performing for over 50 years all over North America, and in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and the Mid- East. Saul's music covers a wide range of grassroots American genres, from traditional ballads to bluegrass, country, blues, Cajun and rockabilly. He accompanies his…

Fall Chess Club for Adults and Teens

Fri, December 2, 2022 3:30 P.M.
Lawncrest Library

Fall Chess Club for Adults & Teens Fridays, Sept. 16 – Dec. 16, 2022 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. Join us on Fridays for an enjoyable afternoon of chess. Use one of our sets or bring your own. Participants should have basic knowledge of chess. This club will not meet on Veterans Day,…

Book Paper Scissors

Sat, December 3, 2022 10:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Book Paper Scissors is an artists’ book fair, free and open to the public. 2022 marks the 13th year of the fair held at the library in collaboration with the Philadelphia Center for the Book . This festive event features artists’ books, handmade paper, prints, zines,…

Virtual Sundays on Stage: Keepers of the Culture

Sun, December 4, 2022 2:00 P.M.
Virtual

Join us for the Annual Family Day Celebration with Keepers of the Culture ( kotcinc.org ), this year entitled "I'll Never Forget ... Stories of Holidays and Traditions." Celebrate the African and African-American oral tradition, with storytelling from the Philadelphia ensemble…

English Classes

Mon, December 5, 2022 10:30 A.M.
Tacony Library

Learn how to speak, read, and write English!  Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:30 AM to 1 PM. Taught by IndoChinese American Council. For more information, please contact Matthew by text or whatsapp 215-571-9921 or email kastelberg@iacphila.org.  

Start High School Equivalency or English Language Classes through Next Level Learning

Mon, December 5, 2022 1:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you looking to earn your high school equivalency (a high school diploma, GED, HiSET, etc.), take some refresher courses in math and reading, or improve you English language skills? Continue your educational journey through Next Level Learning, a network of adult education classes…

Writing Assistance

Mon, December 5, 2022 4:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Want to make your resume stand out - or put the finishing touches on your college essay?  Or perhaps you could use some help writing your online dating profile?  Or maybe you just need help filling out forms.  Never fear! South Philly Reading Captains from right here in the…

Yoga

Mon, December 5, 2022 5:30 P.M.
Richmond Library

Join us for a one hour vinyasa flow with Christiane.  Bring your yoga mat if you have one, if you don't have one we can supply one to use (supplies are limited). Free. Donations are accepted but not required. - inside. Text @ricadult to 81010 for reminders. Meets most Mondays (except…

Make Your Own Holiday Wreath

Mon, December 5, 2022 6:30 P.M.
Holmesburg Library

Make Your Own Holiday Wreath   The Friends of the Holmesburg Library invites you to join our expert crafter maker Pam as she helps you make a great-looking wreath for the holiday season. Supplies provided. Children allowed. Limited to 15 people. Sign-up recommended. Please contact the…

Holiday Ceramic Ornaments

Tue, December 6, 2022 11:15 A.M.
Fox Chase Library

Holiday Ceramic Ornaments hosted by Indi Studio. Please call to register as space is limited 215-685-0547 Program sponsored by the Friends of Fox Chase Library.  

Computer Classes for Seniors

Tue, December 6, 2022 11:30 A.M.
Wynnefield Library

Seniors are invited to join us for in-person Computer Classes. All skill levels are welcome.  Registration is required. Please call 215-685-0298 to reserve your spot.

Start High School Equivalency or English Language Classes through Next Level Learning

Tue, December 6, 2022 12:30 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Are you looking to earn your high school equivalency (a high school diploma, GED, HiSET, etc.), take some refresher courses in math and reading, or improve your English language skills? Continue your educational journey through Next Level Learning, a network of adult education classes…

English Conversation Group

Tue, December 6, 2022 1:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Tuesdays 1-2:15 pm November 15 - December 27, 2022 Build your confidence in speaking English while meeting other adults in a casual learning environment. Questions? Email adultlearning@freelibrary.org or call 215-686-8664.