1 hour ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared New...

    Newsner.com
    A poor farmer is called crazy for planting "useless" seeds. 20 years later, the world sees the result and call him hero instead!
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9 hours ago

Grays Ferry's own Seamus Patrick Banning help...

Grays Ferry's own Seamus Patrick Banning helped organize a "Fundraiser in Center City to help bar staff out of work due to water main break" ~ Good Looking Out!

    Fundraiser in Center City to help bar staff out of work due to water main break
    On July 14, there will be a fundraiser at Ashton Cigar Bar for the bar staff of Time and Bar, which both experienced flooding when a 48-inch transmission main broke near Sansom and Juniper Streets on July 3. The water main break relief fundraiser in Center City will run 9 p.m.
    https://www.phillyvoice.com

9 hours ago

University City District shared West Philadel...

Another job training opportunity with the West Philadelphia Skills Initiative!

    Opportunities for Job Seekers
    Who should apply? Caring and motivated individuals who have professional experience working with children. What is WPSI? The West Philadelphia Skills Initiative is a training program which connects you to the tools, behaviors and supports you need to build a career that can change your life, your family and your community.
    https://www.universitycity.org

14 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    City of Philadelphia: Submit a Request
    Official site of the City of Philadelphia, includes information on municipal services, permits, licenses, records for citizens and businesses
    http://www.phila.gov

15 hours ago

Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about a...

Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about audio recording and production with guidance from Drexel students and staff during our new open lab hours!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about audio recording and production with guidance from Drexel students and staff during our new open lab hours!
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26 hours ago

The Friends of the Kingsessing Library with h...

The Friends of the Kingsessing Library with heavy hearts announce the imminent transfer of our wonderful children's librarian, Ms. Kim Robinson, who has also been our acting head librarian for several months. We are very concerned about the future of the Kingsessing Branch Library due to continual understaffing, Saturday closures and a recent mid-week closure. Look for the announcement of a community meeting.

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39 hours ago

Check out what we have going on this week

Check out what we have going on this week

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Check out what we have going on this week
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47 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    CPJ 2018 Spencer Ellington Chambers
    Do mess with Mr T
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47 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared 60 ...

    60 Second Docs Presents
    Choking oceans cough up art.
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47 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Smi...

    Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
    Our NEW BLOG tells the Hidden Herstory of The Leesburg Stockade Girls: s.si.edu/2ugPmeo In July of 1963 in Americus, Georgia, fifteen girls were jailed for challenging segregation laws. Ages 12 to...
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2 days ago

The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning pr...

The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning propagating heirloom roses from @wyckhouse ! Once these little babies take root, they’ll grace the grounds here at The Woodlands ❤️🌹❤️ #sharingiscaring #woodlandsphila #americasgardencapital #heirloomroses #rosegarden #plantpropagation #cemeteryroses

    The Woodlands
    The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning propagating heirloom roses from @wyckhouse ! Once these little babies take root, they'll grace the grounds here at The Woodlands ❤️🌹❤️ #sharingiscaring...
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2 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center added 16 new ph...

Kingsessing Camp 2018, Fashion Show, Fun Friday#2

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and an...

Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and any other similar electronic devices on Saturday, July 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for free diagnosis, advice, and possible repairs made by members of the Drexel University’ student organization, TechServ.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and any other similar electronic devices on Saturday, July 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for free diagnosis, advice, and possible repairs made by members of...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Bartram's Garden ...

Free boating at Bartram's Garden today - kayaks and rowboats available with experienced instructors who can teach you if you're interested in learning! (All for free!)

    On the River FAQ - Bartram's Garden
    Free boating is Saturdays 11:00am - 3:00pm, from April 21nd to October 27th, 2018 (weather & river conditions permitting), at the Bartram's Garden Community Boathouse, located at the base of the Bartram's Garden meadow. View map. To find out about cancellations due to weather and/or river conditions, check out our Facebook page.
    http://bartramsgarden.org

2 days ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A THREE (3) STORY THREE-FAMILY DWELLING AS PER APPROVED PLANS. BUILDING TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MEP & FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

    1312 GROVE ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A THREE (3) STORY TWO-FAMILY DWELLING AS PER APPROVED PLANS. BUILDING TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED. *SEE A/P 889159 FOR PLANS* **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MEP & FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

    1312 GROVE ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Free Library Hot Spots
    Project HOME offers many great services aimed to support and empower those who are homeless. https://projecthome.org/about
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3 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared West Philly Local...

    Honest Tom's reopening with a new name and new vegan (only) menu
    Neighborhood foodies may have noticed that popular local spot Honest Tom's Taco Shop (on 44th between Spruce and Locust) was closed most of last week following a power outage on July 3rd, caused by a falling tree.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

3 days ago

Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36...

Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36 restaurants participating in #UCDiningDays for 2018, our restaurant promotion where you can enjoy 3 courses for $15, $25, or $35. Learn more about Clarkville, a restaurant that specializes in beer, pizza, and Mediterranean offerings. See menus for all participating restaurants and make reservations at www.ucdiningdays.com

    University City District
    Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36 restaurants participating in #UCDiningDays for 2018, our restaurant promotion where you can enjoy 3 courses for $15, $25, or $35. Learn more about...
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3 days ago

It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley T...

It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley Tunnel Blitz. Starting tonight through the early hours of Monday, July 23rd, the tunnel will be closed to all trolleys, and local traffic will only be able to get into The Woodlands from the East side of Woodland Ave. We'll be open everyday so don't let the Blitz stop you from enjoying our green space! #trolleyblitz @westphillylocal @universitycity @septa_social

    The Woodlands
    It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley Tunnel Blitz. Starting tonight through the early hours of Monday, July 23rd, the tunnel will be closed to all trolleys, and local traffic will only be able...
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3 days ago

University City District shared West Philly L...

    West Philly artist Ellen Tiberino to unveil community-designed mosaic this Friday
    July 12, 2018 Neighborhood Time Exchange, an ongoing collaboration between the People's Emergency Center Community Development Corporation (PECCDC) and Mural Arts that provides West Philadelphia artists with five-month residencies, is inviting community members to celebrate the culmination of the first Neighborhood Time Exchange artist residency of 2018.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

3 days ago

The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a...

The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a month to offer special programs that include health and wellbeing, exercise, dance, nutrition, gardening, and computer literacy. Join us Friday, July 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a FREE Qigong class for beginners.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a month to offer special programs that include health and wellbeing, exercise, dance, nutrition, gardening, and computer literacy. Join us Friday, July 20...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.
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3 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Dee...

    Deep Look * PBS
    Seen up close, the anatomy of a mosquito bite is terrifying. The most dangerous animal in the world uses six needle-like mouthparts to saw into our skin, tap a blood vessel and sometimes leave a...
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Mus...

    Musica com amor
    Luciano Pavarotti & Tracy Chapman - Baby Can I Hold You
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Has...

    Hashem Al-Ghaili
    Memories can pass between generations through DNA.
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Instagram's No Gun Zone is out to make Philly's mean streets safer | Jenice Armstrong
    Terence Harrell, a former security guard, started his No Gun Zone Instagram page nearly four years ago to promote the concept of safer city streets. Today, he has more than 40,000 followers and the number is growing. - Jenice Armstrong, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared How...

    Howie Mandel
    This choir made an auditory thunderstorm while performing Toto's 'Africa.' INCREDIBLE!
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared The...

    Emmett Till's case has been reopened. His brutal death in 1955 put a spotlight on racial violence.
    The federal government is once again investigating the brutal slaying of Emmett Till, a black teenager whose 1955 lynching put a spotlight on racial violence and galvanized the U.S. civil rights movement. The Justice Department told Congress in a report submitted in March that it has reopened the investigation into Till's death "after receiving new information."
    https://www.washingtonpost.com

3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    This four session workshop will take you through the basics of story structure, interviewing techniques, script writing, introduction to recording equipment, live broadcast techniques, editing and critique. Finished projects by all participants will air on WPEB (88.1 FM). There will be a special emphasis on creating news formats for the community station.
    http://www.scribe.org

4 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Kin...

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.
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4 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Community Learning Center on LinkedIn: "Fascinating article about the importance...
    Fascinating article about the importance of numeracy https://lnkd.in/dWCFbBp
    https://www.linkedin.com

4 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Hum...

    JOSEPH E. HECKEL Jr.'s Obituary on Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | HECKEL JOSEPH E. JR. Age 92, of Gibsonia (formerly Bloomfield), passed away June 24, 2018 at West Penn Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Ben Avon, he was the son of the late Joseph E.
    http://www.legacy.com

4 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.
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4 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Welco...

    Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
    Improving Ways to Learn English as a Second Language is an event providing information about the needs in #immigrant communities and discussing how people can continue learning English in more...
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5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Southern Culture on the Skids: "Biscuit Eater"
    SCOTS performs "Biscuit Eater" at the Local 506 in Chapel Hill, NC in November 2005. Band members: Rick Miller, Mary Huff, Dave Hartman. Cameras: Sie Callebs, Allan Young, Bryan Phillips, Varsha Gocool. Post production: Sie Callebs Multi track audio: Rick Miller and Mark Williams
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5 days ago

We're SUPER excited to welcome Las Cafeteras ...

We're SUPER excited to welcome Las Cafeteras to the 40th Street Summer Series this Saturday with openers Philadelphia Women's Slavic Ensemble. Check out this live performance by Las Cafeteras to get a sense of their sound, and then join us this Saturday at 40th and Walnut starting at 6 pm!

    Las Cafeteras - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)
    http://KEXP.ORG presents Las Cafeteras performing live in the KEXP studio. Recorded October 21, 2013. Songs: El Chuchumbé Ya Me Voy Luna Lovers La Bamba Rebelde Host: DJ Chilly Audio Engineer: Kevin Suggs Cameras: Luke Knecht & Justin Wilmore Editor: Justin Wilmore http://kexp.org https://www.facebook.com/LasCafeteras
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6 days ago

Join K5DCN, Friends of Kingsessing Library, K...

Join K5DCN, Friends of Kingsessing Library, Kingsessing Area Civic Assn RCO, Total Commitment, Anthony G. Fletcher, Jr. Foundation and Kingsessing Advisory Council on August 11th at 6:00 PM at the Kingsessing Recreation Center

    Kingsessing Fifth Division Community of Neighbors
    Join K5DCN, Friends of Kingsessing Library, Kingsessing Area Civic Assn RCO, Total Commitment, Anthony G. Fletcher, Jr. Foundation and Kingsessing Advisory Council on August 11th at 6:00 PM at the...
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6 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Wha...

    What Did I Just Watch?
    This artist carves cans into works of arts using only his thumbs!
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6 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Kin...

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 576 likes · 77 talking about this · 1,556 were here. The Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Kingsessing Recreation Center offers a host of...
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6 days ago

Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighbo...

Thank you to everyone who joined us tonight for dinner and helped us acknowledge all of our DCAC members former and new!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships added a new photo.
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6 days ago

We're excited to be welcoming the brand new L...

We're excited to be welcoming the brand new Louie Louie Bistro Bar to their first #UCDiningDays! Take a look at their beautiful interior and make a reservation for Dining Days, starting this Thursday!

    Take a Look Inside Philly's Most Colorful New Restaurant
    Father and daughter restaurateurs Marty and Sydney Grims are ready to debut Louie Louie Bistro & Bar, a new eatery in University City they're calling an American bistro with French flair. The restaurant, located in the former Penne space at 3611 Walnut Street, inside the Hilton-owned Inn at Penn on the University on Pennsylvania campus, is set to open Wednesday, July 11.
    https://philly.eater.com

6 days ago

Located at 9th and Market streets, Fashion Di...

Located at 9th and Market streets, Fashion District Philadelphia is a new retail project spanning three city blocks. The Uniquely Philly program aims to put local businesses alongside larger names. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/fashion-district-philadelphia-and-enterprise-center-team-up-to-help-small-b-p7370-1.htm Fashion District Philadelphia The Enterprise Center

    Fashion District Philadelphia and Enterprise Center team up to help small businesses
    Through the Uniquely Philly program, a minority entrepreneur will get the chance to set up shop in Philly's new, expansive retail outlet.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

6 days ago

Zoning hearings take place at the Spruce Hill...

Zoning hearings take place at the Spruce Hill Community Center. http://ucreview.com/spruce-hill-zoning-to-hear-two-cases-on-monday-p7875-1.htm Spruce Hill Community Association

    Spruce Hill Zoning to hear two cases on Monday
    The cases involve new construction and adding units to an existing dwelling.
    http://ucreview.com

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