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Frankford Library to Reopen August 31st

Monday, August 31st, the Frankford Library will reopen.  There will be reliable heat this winter and cooling that is really cool and many other improvements that will be visible when you step inside.

This is the lineup of activities for the Fall.

Preschool Story time

Story times for children age birth to 4 and their caregivers.
1st Monday of the month | 11:30am
October 5, November 2, December 7


Teen Third Thursdays
Crafts, games and fun for Teens Only.  Snacks will be provided.
3rd Thursday of the month | 4:30 p.m.
September 17, October 15, November 19, and December 17


Nutrition with Gina
Learn about nutrition – find out how what we eat affects how we feel.   Healthy snacks will be provided.  For school-aged kids and Teens.
Monday, October 26, 4:30 p.m.


Computer Basics with Tara
Brush up on your computer skills with our Digital Resource Specialist.  Space may be limited.
Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to noon
October 29:                        Learn to Use E-mail
November 5:                     Resumes
November 19:  Online Job Searching


Wii Wednesdays with Vince
Come play your favorite wii games with Mr. Vince.  For school-aged kids.
Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m.   |   October 14, 21 & 28
November 4, 18 & 25
December 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30


Greyhounds are Great!

Join us for a lesson in Greyhounds. Mix and mingle with these lovely dogs.  Learn about their fascinating history and the qualities that have made them an outstanding companion animal for centuries.  We’ll have a retired racing greyhound to meet, pet and admire.  Presented by Teresa Glover of Citizens Against Greyhound Racing.
Monday, December 7, 2015 |  5:00 p.m.


Crochet for Beginners
Learn how to make scarves, gloves, hats and other cool crocheted items.  All materials will be provided but if you have some favorite yarn, feel free to bring it along.  This program is best for adults or teens.
Saturdays from2:00 – 4:00 p.m.   |            October 10, 17 & 31
November 14 &  21



LaBae Daniels
Branch Manager & Adult/Teen Librarian
Free Library of Philadelphia
Frankford Branch
4634 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19124-5804
Phone: 215-685-1743
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