4 hours ago

Unfortunately, our library will be closed on ...

Unfortunately, our library will be closed on Wednesday, 11.22 and Friday, 11.24, due to heating issues. All libraries are closed on Thursday, 11.23 for Thanksgiving. Please return all items to the drop box. We are so sorry for the inconvenience. The Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia), Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia are all open from 10 am to 3 pm tomorrow and 10 am to 5 pm on Friday. Hope to see you soon! Have a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Unfortunately, our library will be closed on Wednesday, 11.22 and Friday, 11.24, due to heating issues. All libraries are closed on Thursday, 11.23 for Thanksgiving. Please return all items to the...
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20 hours ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Building Tomorrow's Leaders Through Reading

    Mrs. Moffatt is asking for $191.24:
    I need The Writing Strategies book to help enhance my Writer's Workshop. These professional development resources such as Differentiated Reading Instruction will help guide and enhance my instruction!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • The Perfect Place for Reading Success

    Mrs. Auman is asking for $367.66:
    My students need a guided reading table just their size to sit at for small group reading lessons.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

28 hours ago

I am so sorry to report that Free Library of ...

I am so sorry to report that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed again, tomorrow, Tuesday, 11.20.2017. Please return items to the drop box. We are emptying it daily. We are keeping your holds until after we reopen. We are so sorry for any inconvenience this causes! The Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia is open from 10 am to 6 pm, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia are open from 12 to 8 pm tomorrow!

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32 hours ago

Get ready for the holidays on North 5th in Olney

Are you shopping this Small Business Saturday? We invite you to explore North 5th Street and shop where global is local!

As a shopper, you are a vital part of our community's success. Help us spread the word about the wonderful diverse businesses, restaurants and service providers that make Olney shine!

33 hours ago

We are so sorry! The Free Library of Philade...

We are so sorry! The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed today, Monday, 11.20.2017 due to a lack of heat. Please return your items to the drop box. The Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia are open from 10 am to 6 pm. Please call the Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia before coming out; they are experiencing a delayed opening.

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44 hours ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

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4 days ago

Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tom...

Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tomorrow, November 18th from 9am-11am, to begin discussing the next steps following the historic vote to dissolve the School Reform Commission. Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th St. What's Next?

    Councilman Derek Green
    Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tomorrow, November 18th from 9am-11am, to begin discussing the next steps following the historic vote to dissolve the School Reform Commission. Oasis City...
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4 days ago

Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Phil...

Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today due to a building emergency! We have emptied the drop box. Please continue to return your items. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphiais closed from 10 am to 5 pm. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope to see you next week!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today due to a building emergency! We have emptied the drop box. Please continue to return your items. Wyoming...
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5 days ago

‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing...

‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing body is expected to vote to dissolve itself. This is the first step in regaining local control of the School District of Philadelphia!‬ This Saturday, we'll be talking next steps in setting up the new era of governing for Philadelphia Schools. Come on out! 5248 N. 5th Street @ 9 a.m.

    Cindy Bass
    ‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing body is expected to vote to dissolve itself. This is the first step in regaining local control of the School District of Philadelphia!‬ This Saturday,...
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5 days ago

Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia ag...

Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017 for Thanksgiving.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017 for Thanksgiving.
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5 days ago

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all age...

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all agencies of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be open from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, 11.22.2017 and closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017. Normal hours will resume on Friday, 11.24.2017. Thank you for your cooperation! Happy Thanksgiving!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all agencies of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be open from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, 11.22.2017 and closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017. Normal hours will...
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6 days ago

Sorry to say that Free Library of Philadelphi...

Sorry to say that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed again, tomorrow, Thursday, 11.16.2017 due to a building emergency. We are so sorry for any inconvenience, and please return items to the drop box!

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6 days ago

Cindy Bass shared their event.

SATURDAY: Join the community conversation on replacing the SRC with a locally-controlled school board. We want parents, concerned community members and advocates to have a hand in establishing this new phase of Philadelphia school governance. The meeting will take place at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, from 9 a.m.-11 .m. See you there! Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) Philadelphia Federation of Teachers Parents United for Public Education

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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6 days ago

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is having a building emergency. We are waiting for a technician and hope to open soon. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please call us before visiting us.

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6 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Help My Elves Give Christmas Presents Pt2

    Ms. Kohr is asking for $366.42:
    My students need books to give as Christmas presents that will also promote their love for reading. I have chosen a variety of books such as dinosaurs, butterfly's, bugs, animals, and much more.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Help My Elves Give Christmas Presents Pt 1

    Ms. Kohr is asking for $225.24:
    My students need pencil boxes, pencils, erasers, and vinyl to personalized pencil boxes for my students for Christmas.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Nov 14

Another FREE Business Class will be taking pl...

Another FREE Business Class will be taking place on Wednesday, 11.15 at 6:30 pm at Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, sponsored by The North 5th Street Revitalization Project!

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Nov 14

Lacie, this gorgeous greyhound, is visiting F...

Lacie, this gorgeous greyhound, is visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Lacie, this gorgeous greyhound, is visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!
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Nov 14

Check out this neat program offered at the Fr...

Check out this neat program offered at the Free Library of Philadelphia Culinary Literacy Center, located at 19th and Vine!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Check out this neat program offered at the Free Library of Philadelphia Culinary Literacy Center, located at 19th and Vine!
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Nov 14

The third SRC Community Hearing will be held ...

The third SRC Community Hearing will be held in the Olney section of the city at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, on Saturday, 11/18 at 9 a.m. . . We've been having great conversation about local control of city schools. Let's keep it going! See you there!!! . . . #SRC #schoolreformcommission #olney #localcontrol #fairfundingpa

    Cindy Bass
    The third SRC Community Hearing will be held in the Olney section of the city at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, on Saturday, 11/18 at 9 a.m. . . We've been having great conversation about...
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Nov 14

COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS TO HOLD HEARINGS ON THE DISSOLUTION OF THE SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION

November 18, 2017, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

November 8, 2017, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at Lutheran Theological Seminary, 7301 Germantown Avenue

November 11, 2017, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz Avenue

    COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS TO HOLD HEARINGS ON THE DISSOLUTION OF THE SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION
    Councilwoman Cindy Bass (8th District) will host a series of five community hearings to prepare residents for, and receive their input on the replacement of the SRC with a mayor-appointed school board following news that the School Reform Commission will vote...
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Nov 14

Due to building repairs, Free Library of Phil...

Due to building repairs, Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today, Tuesday, 11.14.2017. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please return all items in the dropbox. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia is open today from 10 am to 6 pm, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia is open from 12 to 8 pm.

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Nov 14

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

This Thursday, 11.16.2017, join Councilwoman Cindy Bass at Oasis City Church.

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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Nov 14

Cindy Bass shared their event.

I want to thank everyone who has come out thus far for an amazing turn out and productive conversation around replacing the SRC with a locally controlled school board! Our next SRC Community Hearing will take place Saturday, November 18, 9 a.m. at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street. Hope to see you there!

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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Nov 14

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Nov 12

We are so sorry about the emergency closing o...

We are so sorry about the emergency closing on Friday, 11.10.2017. Before you come visit us tomorrow, please give us a call! Have a great Sunday!

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Nov 12

Nov 11

Thank you to all of our veterans and their fa...

Thank you to all of our veterans and their families! Want to learn more about Veterans' Day? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-veterans-day

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Thank you to all of our veterans and their families! Want to learn more about Veterans' Day? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-veterans-day
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Nov 11

Nov 10

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

First code blue of the season! Info below if you see someone who needs help.

    City of Philadelphia Government
    The Office of Homeless Services has declared the first Code Blue of the cold weather season. Call 215-232-1984 if you see someone who needs shelter.
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Nov 10

Info below!

Info below!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Info below!
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Nov 10

Job fair information below --

Job fair information below --

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Job fair information below --
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Nov 10

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