✏️ The Writing Room @ Iffy Books

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Want to get writing done this summer? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 pm every Tuesday for the months of June and July. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into 3 40-minute "units" of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-in's in between. Facilitated by trained […]

Bleeding Control Basics

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Presented by Philadelphia SRA, Bleeding Control Basics will go over first aid as it applies to severe bleeding. We will cover scene safety, injury assessment, basic bleeding control, and tourniquet application. This class doesn’t provide any kind of certification, and is just meant to provide essential information to as many people as possible. This workshop […]

Anti-Copyright Meetup

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

We’re hosting an anti-copyright meetup on Sunday, July 10 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. All are welcome! Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E Philly, PA

✏️ The Writing Room @ Iffy Books

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Want to get writing done this summer? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 pm every Tuesday for the months of June and July. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into 3 40-minute "units" of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-in's in between. Facilitated by trained […]

🎨 [Postponed!] Art History Teach-In

This is event is postponed until September! Stay tuned for the new date. > To give a 5-minute presentation (or shorter!) on an art topic people should know about, fill out the registration form below. If you want to show slides, you can bring the file on a USB drive or email it to iffybooks@iffybooks.net. […]

Game Night: Backdoors & Breaches

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

On Wednesday, July 14 at 7PM we'll be host a round of the role-playing game Backdoors & Breaches. You should join us! We'll have drinks and snacks.

📙 Big Summer Book Sale at Icebox Project Space

Icebox Project Space at Crane Arts 1400 N American St., Philadelphia, PA

On Saturday, June 16th we'll be selling books at the Big Summer Book Sale, organized by Ulises Books. The event is at Icebox Project Space in the Crane Arts Building. See you there!

✏️ The Writing Room @ Iffy Books

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Want to get writing done this summer? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 pm every Tuesday for the months of June and July. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into 3 40-minute "units" of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-in's in between. Facilitated by trained […]

🕳 Networks of Philly

A presentation by Mike Dank about network infrastructure in Philly. We'll have copies of Mike's new zine, LoRa + Meshtastic: Encrypted messaging from your phone without the internet. Stay tuned for more details!

🌾💾 Permacomputing Meetup

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Our June permacomputing meetup is on Sunday, July 24 at 1:00 PM EDT. Join us in person at the shop, or via Mumble audio stream! We'll discuss the following page from the Permacomputing Wiki: Permacomputing Principles ➡️ Download Mumble Mumble server: 134.209.32.64 Port: 64738 ➡️ Here's a link to a list of topics discussed at […]

✏️ The Writing Room @ Iffy Books

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Want to get writing done this summer? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 pm every Tuesday for the months of June and July. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into 3 40-minute "units" of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-in's in between. Facilitated by trained […]

📚 Reading Group: A Psalm for the Wild-Built

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

The Iffy Books Reading Group continues in July with A Psalm for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers (2021). We'll meet to discuss the book on Wednesday, July 27 at 7 p.m. Discussion leader: Joshua Kopin Register:

🎥 The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014)

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

On Thursday, July 28 at 7:00 p.m. we'll host a free screening of The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz. Hope to see you there! The Internet's Own Boy depicts the life of American computer programmer, writer, political organizer and Internet activist Aaron Swartz. It features interviews with his family and friends as […]

📦 “How I Moved House by Bicycle” with Nelson Pavlosky

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

On Thursday, August 4 at Iffy Books, Nelson Pavlosky will give a presentation on how he moved from one house to another entirely by bike. It was a 12-mile trip uphill, from South Philly to the Mt. Airy neighborhood. Hope to see you there! RSVP (optional):

⚡️ Mesh Hack Day

Iffy Books 319 N. 11th St. #3E, Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, August 13th is Mesh Hack Day at Iffy Books! If you're curious about mesh networking, this is the event for you. We'll have talks, workshops, and games all day long. (Check back soon for the lineup and more details.) This event is free. See you then!