Where in the World...Morocco at the Donatucci Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!
Aug
15
2:00 PM14:00

Where in the World...Morocco at the Donatucci Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!

Is your child mad about Morocco? Maybe not yet, but they will be after they join us at the library as we learn about this amazing African country! We will explore Morocco using all of our senses through maps, photographs, textiles, spices, music, movement, crafts, snacks, and more.

This program is geared towards school age children and is FREE as part of the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Summer Reading program.

Children may be dropped off or accompanied by an adult.

Thursday August 15 at 2:00 PM at Thomas F Donatucci Sr Library, 1935 W Shunk St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

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Around the World at Kensington Library! Free! Brazil!
Aug
13
2:00 PM14:00

Around the World at Kensington Library! Free! Brazil!

Join us for Summer Reading at Kensington Library as we explore different countries around the world. Using pictures, maps, stories, games, music and movement, crafts, snacks, and more, we will learn about a different country each week.

On July 9th, we will go to Brazil

This program is free and designed for school age children. No pre-registration is required. Children may be dropped off or accompanied by an adult.

Kensington Library, 104 W. Dauphin Street, Philadelphia, PA 19133

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Around the World...Mexico at the Widener Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!
Jul
25
1:00 PM13:00

Around the World...Mexico at the Widener Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!

Let’s go to Mexico! Join us for the final session of Where in the World…with a fiesta as we learn about our neighbor to the south! There will be stories, maps, fun things to look at and create, delicious snacks, music, movement, and much more!

This program is geared towards school age children and is FREE as part of the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Summer Reading program.

Children may be dropped off or accompanied by an adult.

Widener Branch, 2808 W Lehigh Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19132

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Around the World at The Bagel Place in Queen Village!
Jul
11
11:00 AM11:00

Around the World at The Bagel Place in Queen Village!

The Geography Lady is back at The Bagel Place in 2019! Join us as we continue to explore the world we live in through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Pictures and maps, stories, games, movement and music, crafts and much more await.

This week we will be going to Italy!

This program is geared towards children between the ages of 2 and 5.

$12 per child, $6 per sibling, drop in only.

The Bagel Place 404 Queen Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

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Around the World at Santore Library! Free! Italy!
Jul
9
12:30 PM12:30

Around the World at Santore Library! Free! Italy!

Join us for Summer Reading at Santore Library as we explore different countries around the world. Using pictures, maps, stories, games, music and movement, crafts, snacks, and more, we will learn about a different country each week.

On July 9, we will head to Italy!

This program is free and designed for school age children. No pre-registration is required. Children may be dropped off or accompanied by an adult.

Charles Santore Library, 932 S. 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

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Free Library Read Baby Read Around the World with Baby in West Philly!
Jun
29
3:00 PM15:00

Free Library Read Baby Read Around the World with Baby in West Philly!

Want to take your little ones on a trip around the world without leaving the library? Join us for a fun story time as we learn about different countries and cultures through the eyes of the children living in them. There will be stories, pictures, games, sensory, music and movement, snacks, and so much more. 

This event is for babies 0-2 and their caregivers and is free and open to the public.

Lucien E. Blackwell Regional Library, 125 S. 52nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139

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Around the World at Lilypad! Morocco!
Jun
24
10:00 AM10:00

Around the World at Lilypad! Morocco!

The Geography Lady is back at Lilypad this summer! Join us as we continue to learn about different countries and cultures around the world through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Programs includes photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts, snacks, and more!

This week we are going to Morocco!

Lilypad 1234 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

This program is presented for children between the ages of 1 and 4 and is open to the public.

$12 per child for walk in (cash or Venmo accepted)

$10 per child pre-registered (PayPal or Venmo)

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Where in the World...K-Pop and Korea at the Donatucci Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!
Jun
13
2:00 PM14:00

Where in the World...K-Pop and Korea at the Donatucci Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia!

Do you know a kid who is wild for K-Pop? Chances are they will be interested in learning more about the home of K-Pop, the region of Korea! Join us at the Donatucci Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia as we explore both North and South Korea through sight, taste, textiles, movement, and of course, MUSIC!

This program is geared towards school age children and is FREE as part of the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Summer Reading program. It is the first in a three part series at the Donatucci Library. Join us for all three and your child will receive a special prize!

Children may be dropped off or accompanied by an adult.

Thursday June 13 at 2:00 PM at Thomas F Donatucci Sr Library, 1935 W Shunk St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

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Jun
10
10:00 AM10:00

CANCELLED!! Around the World at Lilypad 2019! Korea!

DUE TO ILLNESS, CLASS AT LILYPAD TODAY IS CANCELLED! I APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE!

The Geography Lady is back at Lilypad! Join us as we continue to learn about different countries and cultures around the world through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Programs includes photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts, snacks, and more!

This week we are going to Korea!

Lilypad 1234 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

This program is presented for children between the ages of 1 and 4 and is open to the public.

$12 per child for walk in (cash or Venmo accepted)

$10 per child pre-registered (PayPal or Venmo-alyciaven)

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Around the World at The Bagel Place in Queen Village! Sweden!
Jun
6
11:00 AM11:00

Around the World at The Bagel Place in Queen Village! Sweden!

The Geography Lady is back at The Bagel Place in Queen Village this March on a new day-Thursdays! Join us as we continue to learn about different countries and cultures around the world through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Programs includes photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts, and more!

This week we are going to Sweden!

This program is designed for children between the ages of two and five.

$12 per child, $6 per sibling. Drop in only.

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Parkway Pals Play Day at Sister Cities Park!
May
18
11:00 AM11:00

Parkway Pals Play Day at Sister Cities Park!

What do Kobe, Japan, Tel Aviv, Israel, Aix-en-Provence, France, and Douala, Cameroon all have in common? They are just some of the sister cities of Philadelphia. Join us as we go around the world learning about these different cities, countries, and cultures through stories, games, music, crafts, and more. 

These programs are being held as part of Parkway Pals Play Day with the Center City District at Sister Cities Park. All events are free and open to the public. This is an outdoor event.

Sister Cities Park is located on 18th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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Free Library Read Baby Read Around the World with Baby in Port Richmond!
Apr
27
11:00 AM11:00

Free Library Read Baby Read Around the World with Baby in Port Richmond!

 

Take your baby on a free vacation! In this program, you and your baby can play and explore the textures, sights, sounds, smells, and maybe even tastes from different countries around the world. For ages 0-2 with caregiver. Siblings welcome.

This event is free and open to the public.

Richmond Branch, 2987 Almond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134

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Around the World with Baby Wordplay Graduate Hospital! Ethiopia!
Apr
20
11:30 AM11:30

Around the World with Baby Wordplay Graduate Hospital! Ethiopia!

Join The Geography Lady at the Little Theater in Graduate Hospital. We will explore the world through the eyes of the children living in it with photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts and more. Come get your passport stamped!

This week we will be going to Ethiopia.

This program is designed for children 18 months and older.

$15 per child, drop in only, no class card

Little Theater 2227 Grays Ferry Avenue (23rd and South) Philadelphia, PA

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Around the World at Lilypad! Spain!
Apr
1
10:00 AM10:00

Around the World at Lilypad! Spain!

The Geography Lady is back at Lilypad this March! Join us as we continue to learn about different countries and cultures around the world through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Programs includes photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts, snacks, and more!

This week we are going to Nigeria!

Lilypad 1234 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

This program is presented for children between the ages of 1 and 4 and is open to the public.

$12 per child for walk in (cash or Venmo accepted)

$10 per child pre-registered (PayPal or Venmo)

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Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Graduate Hospital! Peru!
Mar
16
10:00 AM10:00

Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Graduate Hospital! Peru!

Join The Geography Lady at the Little Theater in Graduate Hospital. We will explore the world through the eyes of the children living in it with photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts and more. Come get your passport stamped!

We will be traveling to Indonesia!

This program is designed for children 18 months and older.

$15 per child, $10 per sibling, drop in only, no class card

Little Theater 2227 Grays Ferry Avenue (23rd and South) Philadelphia, PA

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia  Map Making Workshop at Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library!
Mar
9
2:00 PM14:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Map Making Workshop at Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library!

What would you do without your GPS? Explore old and new maps and different forms of navigation as we create our own maps to our favorite places.

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, 68 West Chelten Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Accessible by the 23 and H buses and the Chestnut Hill East regional rail (Germantown)

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Road Trip! Program at Haddington Library in West Philly!
Mar
7
4:30 PM16:30

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Road Trip! Program at Haddington Library in West Philly!

If you could just get up and go, where would you head? Join us at the library for a free program all about mapping out your dream road trip. We will discuss trips we may have taken and adventures yet to come, plan out routes, and create collages to help us remember our road trip goals. Pack some snacks and make a playlist because we are hitting the road!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Haddington Library, 446 N 65th Street (65th and Girard) Philadelphia, PA 19151

Accessible by the 10 and 15 trolleys, 30, 31 buses and the Market Frankford Line (63rd Street)

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Welsh Road Library in Northeast Philadelphia!
Mar
6
6:00 PM18:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Welsh Road Library in Northeast Philadelphia!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for this free program! We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Welsh Road Library, 9233 Roosevelt Blvd (Roosevelt and Welsh behind the AC Moore and Boston Market, also behind City Smiles. Enter from Welsh Road) Philadelphia, PA 19114

Accessible by the 14 bus.

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Bushrod Library in Northeast Philly!
Mar
5
5:00 PM17:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Bushrod Library in Northeast Philly!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for this free program! We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Bushrod Library, 6304 Castor Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19149

Accessible by 14, 58, and 59 buses.

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Lillian Marrero Library in North Philly!
Feb
27
4:30 PM16:30

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Lillian Marrero Library in North Philly!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for a free program this winter. We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Lillian Marrero Branch, 601 W Lehigh Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19133

Accessible by the 23, 47, 54, and 57 buses and the Market Frankford Line (Huntingdon)

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Around the World at Headhouse Books! France!
Feb
12
3:45 PM15:45

Around the World at Headhouse Books! France!

Oh la la! The Geography Lady and Head House Books are getting together for an afternoon exploring France! Join us as we learn about the largest and most visited country in Western Europe through the eyes of the children living there. There will be stories, games, pictures, maps, language, movement, crafts and delicious treats. Please say “oui” and come have some fun!

This program is geared towards school age children, ages 5 and up.

Head House Books, 619 S. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

$15 per child, drop in only.

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Fumo Family Library in South Philly!
Feb
11
4:00 PM16:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Fumo Family Library in South Philly!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for this free program! We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Fumo Family Branch, 2437 S. Broad Street (Broad and Porter), Philadelphia, PA 19148

Accessible by the 2,4, 45 and 47 buses and the Broad Street Line (Snyder Ave or Oregon Ave)

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Road Trip! Program at Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library in South Philly!
Feb
5
4:30 PM16:30

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Road Trip! Program at Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library in South Philly!

If you could just get up and go, where would you head? Join us at the library for a free program all about mapping out your dream road trip. We will discuss trips we may have taken and adventures yet to come, plan out routes, and create collages to help us remember our road trip goals. Pack some snacks and make a playlist because we are hitting the road!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Thomas F. Donatucci Sr. Library, 1935 Shunk Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Accessible by the 2, 7, 17, G buses and the Broad Street Line (Oregon Ave).

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Around the World at Baby Wordplay Fairmount! Peru!
Feb
2
10:00 AM10:00

Around the World at Baby Wordplay Fairmount! Peru!

Join The Geography Lady at Baby Wordplay Fairmount! We will explore the world through the eyes of the children living in it with photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts and more. Come get your passport stamped in Fairmount!

We are traveling to Peru!

This program is designed for children 18 months and older.

$15 per child, drop in only, no class card

Baby Wordplay Fairmount 1942 Brandywine Street, Philadelphia, PA

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Charles Santore Library in South Philly!
Jan
26
2:00 PM14:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Charles Santore Library in South Philly!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for this free program! We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Charles Santore Library, 932 S. 7th Street (7th and Carpenter and Passyunk) Philadelphia, PA 19147

Accessible by the 45, 47, 47M, 57, and 64 buses.

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Whitman Library in South Philly!
Jan
24
4:00 PM16:00

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Get on the Bus Program at Whitman Library in South Philly!

Have you ever taken the bus? Join The Geography Lady at the library for this free program. We will be reading the Newberry Medal book Last Stop on Market Street and talking about all different ways to travel around our city. We will also be creating different types of 3D buses to move along maps of different bus routes. You will even be able to make your own map if you like!

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Whitman Library 200 Snyder Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Accessible by the 7, 57, and 79 buses.

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Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Map Making Workshop at Lucien Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library !
Jan
23
4:30 PM16:30

Free Library One Book One Philadelphia Map Making Workshop at Lucien Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library !

What would you do without your GPS? Explore old and new maps and different forms of navigation as we create our own maps to our favorite places.

This program is being presented for One Book, One Philadelphia and is free and open to all ages.

Lucien Blackwell Regional Library 125 S. 52nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139

Accessible by the 21, 42, 52 buses and the Market Frankford El.

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New! Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Graduate Hospital! Peru!
Jan
15
12:30 PM12:30

New! Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Graduate Hospital! Peru!

Join The Geography Lady at a new location-Baby Wordplay Graduate Hospital. We will explore the world through the eyes of the children living in it with photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts and more. Come get your passport stamped!

This week we are going to Peru.

This program is designed for children 18 months and older.

$15 per child, drop in only, no class card

Little Theater 2227 Grays Ferry Avenue (23rd and South) Philadelphia, PA

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New! Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Fairmount!
Jan
12
10:00 AM10:00

New! Around the World with Baby Wordplay in Fairmount!

Join The Geography Lady at a new location-Baby Wordplay Fairmount! We will explore the world through the eyes of the children living in it with photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts and more. Come get your passport stamped in Fairmount!

This program is designed for children 18 months and older.

$15 per child, drop in only, no class card

Baby Wordplay Fairmount 1942 Brandywine Street, Philadelphia, PA

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Around the World at Lilypad 2019! New Year Traditions!
Jan
9
3:30 PM15:30

Around the World at Lilypad 2019! New Year Traditions!

The Geography Lady is back at Lilypad this winter! Join us as we continue to learn about different countries and cultures around the world through the eyes, ears, and noses of children. Programs includes photographs, maps, stories, games, music, movement, sensory, crafts, snacks, and more!

How do you celebrate the new year? In Chile, people eat 12 grapes and wear yellow underwear for a good year. In Japan, it is common to send nenga, new year greetings to family and friends. Join us as we explore how this holiday is celebrated around the world.

Lilypad 1234 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

This program is presented for children between the ages of 1 and 4 and is open to the public.

$12 per child for drop in (cash or Venmo accepted)

$10 per child pre-registered (PayPal or Venmo)

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