FREE Spring Classes with the Free Library

The Free Library is hosting all sorts of classes for #getHYPEphilly youth through the spring. Topics include food education, work readiness, urban agriculture and physical activity.


Check out the link to see where classes are taking place. 

NSNP's Youth Program Culmination Event
June 16th, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

This is the culminating event for NSNP's youth programs. It is open to all and will include artwork, a film screening, and more. 

Community Gardens Day
June 17th, 2017, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Community Gardens Day is a celebration of shared open spaces that bring so many benefits to Philadelphia’s communities and its environment. Participating gardens will welcome visitors to enjoy an array of activities from workdays, tours, workshops, kid's activities, barbecues and much more. 

Double Dutch with Columbia North YMCA
June 17th, 2017, 12-2 p.m.

Have fun getting active with the Y! Double Dutch will take place at the COlumbia North YMCA at 1400 N. Broad Street. 

4th Annual Hoodstock Festival
July 22nd, 2017, noon-7 p.m.

The Urban Creators is a community collective focused on building healthy & sustainable

economic opportunities for neighbors and youth at our urban farm. Activities at HOODSTOCK include touring an organic farmers market, a petting zoo, pony rides, an art gallery, games, live performances and much more. 


Entry is free, and the festival takes place at Life Do Grow Farm on 11th & Dauphin.

Sustainable Solar Pizza Oven Workshop
August 3rd, 2017, 2-4 p.m.

Jonny from The Village is presenting how to make solar pizza ovens at Blackwell Regional Library (125 South 52nd Street. Learn about solar energy, why it's important and cook your own pizza quesadillas with a handmade solar oven.