3 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Abandoned in space in 1967, a U.S. satellite started transmitting again in 2013
    After learning that a satellite that's been silent for decades has suddenly started sending out new signals you may, of course, suspect that the device has been hijacked by aliens now trying to communicate with Earth. Perhaps they're warning us that they are planning an invasion!
    http://www.thevintagenews.com

3 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Abb...

    Philadelphia City Scholarship Program application | Mayor's Office of Education
    The Philadelphia City Scholarship Program awards approximately 50 college scholarships to high school seniors each year. Scholarship awards are $1,000 for each academic year for four consecutive years of full-time enrollment in accredited, four-year bachelor degree programs. This document includes eligibility information, instructions, and an application form.
    https://beta.phila.gov

3 hours ago

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    Stream the "Complete" John Coltrane Playlist: A 94-Hour Journey Through 700+ Transformative Tracks
    Zack Graham at GQ did not recommend Giant Steps nor A Love Supreme nor Blue Train nor My Favorite Things as the most important album in the artist's career, but a record most casual jazz fans may never encounter, and which even the hardest-core Coltrane fans never heard in his lifetime.
    http://www.openculture.com

5 hours ago

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    The Academy of Natural Sciences
    Our Paleopalooza Festival is back March 3-4! See Thomas Jefferson's Fossil Collection, watch as a life-size Hadrosaurus drawing is done, take a guided tour of Dinosaur Hall, and more! Details --->...
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13 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a link.

    $5 million grant to expand job-training programs for unemployed West Philadelphians
    The University City District (UCD), the University City Science Center and Drexel University have been awarded a $5 million grant from the Lenfest Foundation to expand programs that train and place unemployed West Philadelphia residents in jobs, including UCD's nationally-acclaimed job training prog
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

17 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Tip Hero's post.

Hummingbirds are great; check for nests!

    Government Urges Everyone To Check Their Gardens For Tiny Eggs Before They Prune - Here's Why
    Spring is here, and that means your garden is in full bloom. You are probably excited to start trimming your plants and changing the layout of your garden, but beware - you could be endangering unexpected inhabitants! We all love hummingbirds for their beauty, unique design, and the stunning way they fly.
    https://animalchannel.co

24 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a post.

    Operation Feed Philadelphia's Homeless
    I am raising money to buy products for care packages that I distribute weekly on the streets of Kensington, Philadelphia. As you know, the opioid crisis...
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25 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Project M.E.O.W (...

    Project M.E.O.W (Make Every One Wanted)
    LOCATION: 53/Vine Please keep a lookout for Pumpkin Dave! ***SHARE***
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25 hours ago

26 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Marvel's First Native American Hero Is Getting A Standalone Comic Series
    Although he's not had his own comic since the '70s, Red Wolf is coming back to Marvel in a big way. Not only has the hero been making his way through Secret Wars at the moment, for the first time in nearly 40 years, he'll have his own series-one with art provided by a Native artist.
    https://io9.gizmodo.com

26 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Jig...

Chinese New Year!

    Jig Lam
    全球華人暢言區 has 29,299 members. 歡迎全球華人以尊重他人的形式發表對時局的見解和討論。任何推銷、不道德和辱罵將有可能被删除。人身攻擊、惡搞他人照片、故意散播仇恨亦是不容許的。私人恩怨請私下解決!
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26 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared The...

    The Franklin Institute
    Polish astronomer and champion of the heliocentric model of the solar system Nicolaus Copernicus was born on this day in 1473. Copernicus' research, which established that the Earth and the other...
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32 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a post.

    Ashley Barrett
    Tired of looking at that soggy mess of a backyard? Need someone else to tackle that project that you've been avoiding? We're your neighbors and we'd love to help!
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34 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Afea Tucker's pos...

    Afea Tucker
    Join Us! Tuesday February 20th The Collective PAC is Coming to Philadelphia!! Meet us at the Capital Grille for a great opportunity to learn more about The Collective PAC, a national initiative to...
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34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Phi...

    TV tonight: PBS explores the history of Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    Tell Them We are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities PBS, 9 ET/PT (times may vary) Star Wars Rebels Disney XD, 9 ET/PT Airing as a part of PBS' Independent Lens series, this documentary from filmmaker Stanley Nelson ( Black Panthers, Freedom Riders) explores the history of historically black colleges and universities, commonly known as HBCUs.
    https://www.usatoday.com

34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Rep...

    Rep. Joanna McClinton
    Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and I are hosting an informational session for #Women interested in the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters - Carpenters Local 276 #PreApprentice program!!!...
    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Philadelphia 3.0'...

    Pennsylvania's new Congressional map, as handed down by the Supreme Court
    Here's the first view of the new map for Pennsylvania's 18 districts in the U.S. House of Representatives, as handed down by a majority on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The map is expected to be challenged by the top Republican...
    https://articles.pennlive.com

34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Japanese Perceptions of Life
    Rates of meat consumption appear to have a direct correlation to income levels, trending high in high-income countries and low in low-income countries. Japan is an exception, ranking twelfth among the world's major countries for per capita meat consumption.
    https://www.nippon.com

37 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Delaware Vall...

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    Employers & Job Seekers, save the date: Thursday, May 17, 2018, 9:00am-1:00pm. Philadelphia's Largest Annual Citywide Job Fair! More info, call: 215-204-0677.
    https://www.facebook.com

37 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared PHL Community Cat...

    PHL Community Cats
    March brings another great deal on spay neuter for both cats and dogs at The Spayed Club
    https://www.facebook.com

37 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Philly's 7th Ward...

    Sadie T.M. Alexander: Philly's Great Hidden Figure
    The first Black woman to practice law in the state, she's finally getting her due. It's important to understand that I'm not a native Philadelphian. I was born and raised in a Midwestern city where Black people were supposed to stay in their place.
    https://www.phillymag.com

38 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Phi...

    Sadie T.M. Alexander: Philly's Great Hidden Figure
    The first Black woman to practice law in the state, she's finally getting her due. It's important to understand that I'm not a native Philadelphian. I was born and raised in a Midwestern city where Black people were supposed to stay in their place.
    https://www.phillymag.com

38 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Variety - the Chi...

    Variety - the Children's Charity of the Delaware Valley
    Head to Temple Children's Dentistry (3223 N. Broad St.) for their 2018 Give a Kid a Smile Day! Free dental services such as cleanings, exams, xrays, and more will be available for children ages 6...
    https://www.facebook.com

39 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Philadelphia, PA ...

    Philadelphia, PA - Lost Dogs, Cats & Pets
    Please spread the word! Daria was LOST on February 18, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA 19143 near Near S 47th St & Woodland Ave Description: Black & White Rat Terrier/Chihuahua Mix. Very friendly,...
    https://www.facebook.com

39 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared West Philly Local...

    New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market
    A new retail and community services complex is coming to West Philadelphia's Haddington-Cobbs Creek neighborhood.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

39 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Delaware Vall...

I'm sure many of these DelCo businesses that are hiring will be located along trolley/El lines if anyone's interested!

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring. 5.1K likes. This page is assist those in the THE DELAWARE VALLEY with JOB LEADS & Employment Related Resources; such as: Trainings, Free or low costs Courses, etc.
    https://www.facebook.com

40 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Free In Philly's ...

    Presidents Day with FREE Admission - National Constitution Center
    Visitors can participate in a presidential festival while learning about the role of the president and what it takes to be commander in chief during the National Constitution Center's Presidents Day Weekend celebration, Saturday, February 17, through Monday, February 19.
    https://constitutioncenter.org

40 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Citizens for a No...

    Citizens for a No-Kill Philadelphia
    Wow! An enormous thank you to Annamaet for donating FIVE PALLETS of dog food to our Community Pet Pantry! 🙌 We can't wait to start distributing it to families in need. We'll see you at our next...
    https://www.facebook.com

40 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Project M.E.O.W (...

    Project M.E.O.W (Make Every One Wanted)
    Project M.E.O.W (Make Every One Wanted), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 4,875 likes · 776 talking about this. Project MEOW is a non-profit, strictly volunteer, no-kill, animal welfare organization that...
    https://www.facebook.com

41 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a link.

    Mayor Kenney Announces Philadelphia Eviction Prevention Project | Managing Director's Office
    PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Jim Kenney today announced the launch of the Philadelphia Eviction Prevention Project, a new set of services for tenants facing eviction. This effort will reduce the number of evictions and provide more resources to tenants in danger of losing their home, helping to prevent homelessness in Philadelphia.
    https://beta.phila.gov

41 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Rep. Joanna McCli...

    Rep. Joanna McClinton
    Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and I are hosting an informational session for #Women interested in the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters - Carpenters Local 276 #PreApprentice program!!!...
    https://www.facebook.com

42 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Million Dolla...

    The Million Dollar Bike Ride for Orphan Disease Research
    ODC's annual Rare Disease Day event is just around the corner! Join us on Wednesday, February 28th at the Jordan Medical Education Center on campus for drinks, good food, and a discounted MDBR...
    https://www.facebook.com

43 hours ago

Start counting your change........

Start counting your change........

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Start counting your change........
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2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Mayor Kenney Announces Philadelphia Eviction Prevention Project | Managing Director's Office
    PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Jim Kenney today announced the launch of the Philadelphia Eviction Prevention Project, a new set of services for tenants facing eviction. This effort will reduce the number of evictions and provide more resources to tenants in danger of losing their home, helping to prevent homelessness in Philadelphia.
    https://beta.phila.gov

2 days ago

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    RFE/RL
    When this 76-year-old Russian pensioner needs to herd her cows, she skates across the frozen waters of Lake Baikal to find them.
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2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Ann...

    Big Sonia: On Screen/In Person Film Series
    "National treasure", local celebrity, Holocaust survivor - Sonia Warshawski is 90 and either spends her days at her iconic tailor shop or speaking at...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared KQE...

    KQED
    We're LIVE with 96-year-old Betty Reid Soskin: Park Ranger, activist, author and East Bay icon. (This is actually her first-ever Facebook Live!) What would you ask her?
    http://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Rep...

    Rep. Joanna McClinton
    Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and I are hosting an informational session for #Women interested in the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters - Carpenters Local 276 #PreApprentice program!!!...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Delaware Vall...

Definitely a hike from our part of town, but these are great jobs!

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    February 24th Information Session for Women Interested in a New Career!! Councilwoman Cherelle Parker's office is hosting an information session with the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters and...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Philadelphia ...

    $50M complex breaks ground in West Phila.
    It's a new day on Market Street in West Philadelphia. Two nonprofit organizations embarked Friday on a nearly $50 million project to build a four-story community services and retail complex on an underutilized and vacant city block at 59th and Market streets.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

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