⚡️ Mesh Jam 2022 Day 1

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

Stop by Iffy Books on Saturday, August 13th for day 1 of Mesh Jam 2022! If you're curious about mesh networking, this is the event for you. We'll have talks, workshops, and games all day long. This event is free. ➡️ Videos from Mesh Jam 2022 # Mesh Jam Day 1: Saturday, August 13th 1:00 […]

✏️ The Writing Room at 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 month of August. 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-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, […]

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 […]

⚡️ Mesh Jam 2022 Day 2

If you're curious about mesh networking, this free event is for you. We'll have talks, workshops, and games all day long. ➡️ Videos from Mesh Jam 2022 # Mesh Jam Day 2: Saturday, August 20th 1:00 p.m. Let's Build an ESP8266 Chat Mesh with Steve 1:45 p.m. Intro to Hardware Hacking with Nomad & Retry […]

💾🌾 Permacomputing Meetup

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

Our August permacomputing meetup is on Sunday, 8/21 at 1:00 PM EDT. Join us in person at the shop, or via Mumble audio stream! ➡️ Download Mumble Mumble server: 134.209.32.64 Port: 64738 ➡️ Here's a link to a list of topics discussed at the last meeting.

✏️ The Writing Room at 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 month of August. 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-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, […]

✏️ The Writing Room at 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 month of August. 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-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, […]

📚 Reading Group: ‘Ecotopia’ by Ernest Callenbach

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

On Wednesday, August 31st we're reading Ernest Callenbach's short 1975 novel Ecotopia, about the secession of northern California, Oregon, and Washington and what happens after. Register:

🍂 New hours start September 1st

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

We have new hours starting Thursday, September 1st. See you at the shop! Weds 5–8 p.m. Thurs 5–8 p.m. Fri 2–9 p.m. Sat 12–8 p.m. Sun 12–6 p.m.

✏️ The Writing Room at Iffy Books

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

Want to get some writing done? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 p.m. at Iffy Books. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into three 40-minute units of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, etc. See you there!

🎉 Reception at Iffy Books

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

We're doing First Friday a week late! Vox Populi and a few other galleries in our building are have shows opening on September 9th this month, to avoid Labor Day weekend. So we'll have a reception with drinks, snacks, and music. Hope to see you there!

✏️ The Writing Room at Iffy Books

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

Want to get some writing done? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 p.m. at Iffy Books. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into three 40-minute units of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, etc. See you there!

🌱 The Very Basics of Seed Saving with Goda Trakumaite

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

Learn how to gather, clean and store seeds from your favorite plants so you can grow them again next season! We’ll cover introductory info about what’s interesting and important to consider when saving seeds, and work hands on with plants like tomatoes, squash, and common herbs. Led by Goda Trakumaite, a gardener and farmer with […]

💾🌾 Permacomputing Meetup

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

Our September permacomputing meetup is on Sunday, 9/18 at 1:00 PM EDT. Join us in person at Iffy Books (319 N. 11th St. #3E, PHL) or via Jitsi audio stream. ➡️ Jitsi Stream Link  

📚 Postponed! Multispecies Cities: Solarpunk Urban Futures

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

We're postponing the reading group until next month. We apologize for the inconvenience! ➡️ Link to the new event page On Wednesday, September 21st, October 19th, we'll discuss our first collection of short stories, Multispecies Cities, which gathers work from writers across Asia and the Pacific to imagine futures that emphasize the importance of interspecies […]

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 […]

🕳 Networks of Philly with Mike Dank

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

On Saturday, September 24th at 2 p.m., Mike Dank will give a presentation on the hidden internet infrastructure that surrounds us in Philly. Hope to see you there! ➡️ Link to video ➡️ Link to slides Philadelphia’s network infrastructure is messy, clumsy, and often unseen by the general public. Wandering the streets, you may get […]

✏️ The Writing Room at Iffy Books

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

Want to get some writing done? Come co-work with other writers from 5–8 p.m. at Iffy Books. Writers and projects of any type are welcome. The session will be organized into three 40-minute units of silent writing with 10-minute breaks and accountability check-ins in-between. BYO coffee, water, computer chargers, notepads, etc. See you there!

Security Culture for Activists Workshop at FDR Meadows

FDR Meadows Picnic Grove 1954 Pattison Ave. at PDF Park, Philadelphia, PA

At this workshop we’ll discuss strategies for maintaining privacy when working on activist projects. We’ll focus on ways location data from your phone can be used against you, and how to keep you and your friends safe. ➡️ This workshop is part of Meadowfest, a series of events at the FDR Meadows from September 24th […]