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33 hours ago

We are so excited to have the greyhounds visi...

We are so excited to have the greyhounds visiting us on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    We are so excited to have the greyhounds visiting us on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!
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2 days ago

2 days ago

PennDOT is hiring equipment operators, diesel...

PennDOT is hiring equipment operators, diesel mechanics, clerks/radio dispatchers, tradesman helpers, welders and semi-skilled laborers, custodial workers and stock clerks. https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/pabureau/jobs/1730213/penndot-winter-maintenance-program?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs#

    Commonwealth of PA Job Opportunities | Working for the Commonwealth is Working for the Common Good!
    When applying, remember it is important that your application includes all your relevant education and experience. You may also upload and attach your resume or other relevant documents. You will be unable to make changes to an application once you submit it. Applications may be rejected if incomplete or you do not qualify.
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2 days ago

Wow! Look where Marshmallow is today! He mu...

Wow! Look where Marshmallow is today! He must really like this spot; I guess he gets a great view from the circulation desk. #Marshmallow The Elf on the Shelf #GreaterOlney

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Wow! Look where Marshmallow is today! He must really like this spot; I guess he gets a great view from the circulation desk. #Marshmallow The Elf on the Shelf #GreaterOlney
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3 days ago

3 days ago

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will have a delayed opening on Thursday, 12.14.2017. We will open from 2-6 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will have a delayed opening on Thursday, 12.14.2017. We will open from 2-6 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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3 days ago

Uh oh! Marshmallow was naughty! He is hangi...

Uh oh! Marshmallow was naughty! He is hanging out in the Adult New Books Department, AND he played around with our copier machine! The Elf on the Shelf #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Uh oh! Marshmallow was naughty! He is hanging out in the Adult New Books Department, AND he played around with our copier machine! The Elf on the Shelf #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney
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3 days ago

Thank you, Thurgood Marshall Headstart, for t...

Thank you, Thurgood Marshall Headstart, for the lovely holiday card! This will look great hanging up in the library! Happy holidays and happy new year!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Thank you, Thurgood Marshall Headstart, for the lovely holiday card! This will look great hanging up in the library! Happy holidays and happy new year!
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3 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Check it out!!

    Open Mic Night in Olney
    Whooohooo!! It's that time again! Come out and join us this 2nd Friday, bring your talent, flow and friends to another open-mic night in Olney....
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4 days ago

4 days ago

I know it's early, but place this one on your...

I know it's early, but place this one on your calendars! Philadelphia Federal Credit Union is visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 2.28 to share with us how to prevent fraud and identity theft!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    I know it's early, but place this one on your calendars! Philadelphia Federal Credit Union is visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 2.28 to share with us how to...
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4 days ago

Happy Saint Nicholas Day! Want to learn mo...

Happy Saint Nicholas Day! Want to learn more about how this holiday is celebrated around the world? http://www.stnicholascenter.org/pages/around-the-world/

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Happy Saint Nicholas Day! Want to learn more about how this holiday is celebrated around the world? http://www.stnicholascenter.org/pages/around-the-world/
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4 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Look where Marshmallow was found today!! Guess he's exhausted from keeping an eye on all our children! #Marshmallow #ElfontheShelf #GreaterOlney

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 902 likes · 19 talking about this · 573 were here. Located in the Fifth Street shopping district one block south of Olney Avenue,...
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5 days ago

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

5 days ago

Look at the mischief Marshmallow got into ove...

Look at the mischief Marshmallow got into overnight! He's hiding in Olaf! #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney The Elf on the Shelf

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Look at the mischief Marshmallow got into overnight! He's hiding in Olaf! #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney The Elf on the Shelf
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6 days ago

6 days ago

Look who's hanging about? Marshmallow is her...

Look who's hanging about? Marshmallow is here! Come say hello! The Elf on the Shelf #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Look who's hanging about? Marshmallow is here! Come say hello! The Elf on the Shelf #Marshmallow #GreaterOlney
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Dec 04

Dec 02

Check it out!

Check it out!

    Check out the inside of these newly renovated neighborhood libraries
    As part of the Free Library of Philadelphia's Building Inspiration: 21st Century Libraries Initiative, the Lillian Marrero, Logan, Lovett Memorial and Tacony libraries received extensive modernization and expansion. Both the Lillian Marrero and Logan libraries reopened in November. The Tacony librar y will reopen Saturday, Dec.
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

Dec 02

Dec 01

Today is Jan Brett's birthday! He wrote "The...

Today is Jan Brett's birthday! He wrote "The Mitten," "Gingerbread Baby," and other great children's books!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Today is Jan Brett's birthday! He wrote "The Mitten," "Gingerbread Baby," and other great children's books!
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Dec 01

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! Hope to see you there!

    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! Hope to see you there!
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Dec 01

Look who returned to Free Library of Philadel...

Look who returned to Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch to welcome back the children!!! Marshmallow the Elf will be visiting us daily to report back to Santa. If you see him, just look. Don't touch, or he will lose his magic! Come say hi to Marshmallow!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Look who returned to Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch to welcome back the children!!! Marshmallow the Elf will be visiting us daily to report back to Santa. If you see him, just...
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Dec 01

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is open today from 10 am to 5 pm! Our heat is working! Wear layers; it's toasty in here! Thank you to Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) for welcoming our patrons and staff during our closure! Hope to see you soon!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is open today from 10 am to 5 pm! Our heat is working! Wear layers; it's toasty in here! Thank you to Wyoming Library - Free Library of...
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Nov 30

Remember, the greyhounds are visiting Free Li...

Remember, the greyhounds are visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Remember, the greyhounds are visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!
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Nov 30

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed again, November 30, 2017, due to a heating issue. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Nov 29

Good afternoon, all, The Free Library of Phi...

Good afternoon, all, The Free Library of Philadelphia is moving to a new server on Monday, 12.4 and Tuesday, 12.5. You can return/renew your materials and check items out at any of our locations; however, we cannot process new card applications and place holds. We are sorry for the inconvenience, and we hope to be up and running again by Wednesday, 12.6.2017!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Good afternoon, all, The Free Library of Philadelphia is moving to a new server on Monday, 12.4 and Tuesday, 12.5. You can return/renew your materials and check items out at any of our locations;...
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Nov 29

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Great opportunity. Check it out.

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    Regional Rail Conductor / Engineer - Trainee Positions. CLOSE DATE:12/1/2017 APPLY HERE: http://autohire.careershop.com/septajobs/JobSearch/JobCenterViewCndt.asp?JobAd_Id=964164...
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Nov 29

Nov 29

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

  • The Perfect Projector!

    Ms. Cotten is asking for $450.79:
    My students need an Epson projector so that I can fully engage them and introduce new ways of learning using online resources.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Families That Work Together Stick Together! Pt.3

    Mrs. Moffatt is asking for $237.08:
    My students need these Spanish and English versions of childrens' stories and the TAG You're It! (Yearlong Parent Engagement Initiative) to build parent engagement within our school!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Nov 28

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed tomorrow, November 29, 2017, due to no heat. The Business Class, provided by The North 5th Street Revitalization Project, will be canceled. :( Please visit the Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia from 12 to 8 pm. The Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia branches are open from 10 am to 6 pm. We are emptying the drop box daily. We apologize for any inconvenience. We hope to see you soon!

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Nov 28

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

  • A Toner For Student Engagement!

    Mrs. Aponte is asking for $214.40:
    My students need a toner for our classroom printer so that we can continue to create writing and math projects.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Families That Work Together Stick Together! Pt. 1

    Mrs. Moffatt is asking for $510.55:
    My students need these family engagement packs for Literacy and Math to help build school to home connections!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Families That Learn Together Stick Together ! Pt.2

    Mrs. Moffatt is asking for $538.35:
    My students need supplemental materials such as paper, glue, pencils, dough and storage containers for all of our materials to have fun Family Engagement Nights!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Flexible Seating for Flexible Learners.

    Ms. Dennis is asking for $338.60:
    My students need a couch and a set of soft seats to use as flexible seating for our classroom library/small group workstations.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Supplies for Aspiring Young Authors!

    Ms. Dennis is asking for $212.29:
    My students need some basic classroom supplies to help us get a jumpstart on our next quarter. The pencils and writing paper are perfect for young aspiring authors to create and publish writing!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Nov 27

We are so sorry to report that Free Library o...

We are so sorry to report that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today and will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, 11.28.2017. Please return all your items to the drop box! We are emptying it everyday. If you need library services, please visit Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, open from 10 am to 6 pm tomorrow. The Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) branches are open from 12 to 8 pm tomorrow. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Nov 27

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

  • Paper and Supplies Needed to Promote Creativity

    Ms. Kohr is asking for $372.51:
    My students need construction paper, copy paper, disinfectant wipes, Wetjet cleaner, and air fresheners to keep our room clean, refreshing, and to let our creativity flow.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Ink Needed For Success

    Ms. Kohr is asking for $348.12:
    My students need ink for our Lexmark community printer and ink for my classes HP colored printer to print out certificates, worksheets, pictures, and other important documents.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment
  • Full Tummies Over a Long Winter Break!

    Mrs. Moffatt is asking for $531.95:
    My students need drinks like apple juice and V8 Splash to supplement their meals options like Kraft Mac N Cheese, chicken noodle soup, and pasta. Breakfast bars will be provided as well during the break!
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Nov 25

Our final FREE business class will be taking ...

Our final FREE business class will be taking place on Wednesday, 11.29 at 6:30 pm! Thank you to The North 5th Street Revitalization Project for these amazing classes!!!!

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