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West Oak Lane Library shared a Page.

PowerCorpsPHL accepting applications through August 1 Office of Workforce Development PowerCorpsPHL is now accepting applications from young adults, ages 18 to 26, for their fall 2018 cohort. As AmeriCorps members, PowerCorpsPHL participants complete crew-based environmental service while learning the skills required to pursue a career of their choosing. Graduates receive one-on-one support to pursue post-secondary education and employment. Questions? Contact: catherine.wolfgang@phila.gov, 215-206-3406 APPLY BY AUGUST 1!

    PowerCorps PHL
    PowerCorps PHL, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 747 likes · 3 talking about this · 6 were here. Increasing sustainability. Fueling workforce success.
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Cindy Bass added 4 new photos.

TONIGHT! Don't miss more music, prizes and free food at Jazz in the Park at Morris Estate, near 18th Street and W. Chelten Avenue.

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    Cindy Bass added a new photo.
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Libraries "shape the community and the commun...

Libraries "shape the community and the communities shape the library"

    Beyond the Books - The Philadelphia Citizen
    Inside North Philly's Lillian Marrero branch of the Free Library, community organizer Tania Ríos Marrero-daughter of the branch's namesake-scribbles neatly at the top of a notebook: "What is the role of a public library?" Word by word, she dissects the meaning of her message. " : Function, purpose.
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2 days ago

David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library shared Toby...

    TobyMac
    TobyMac. 4.2M likes. Official Facebook Page for Christian Recording Artist TobyMac
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3 days ago

West Oak Lane Library added 3 new photos.

Keva planks and cantilevers at West Oak Lane Library!

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    West Oak Lane Library added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Learn more about Philadelphia's Read by 4th G...

Learn more about Philadelphia's Read by 4th Grade initiative. There is a role for everyone, not just parents of small children. We are families, educators, literacy specialists, youth program providers, neighborhood merchants, faith leaders, block captains, and much more.

    About - Read by 4th
    Read by 4th is a citywide campaign bringing together an ever growing coalition of partners to double the number of children reading at grade level by the start of 4th grade. At the end of the 2017 school year, almost two thirds of children in Philadelphia entered the 4th grade unable to read at grade level.
    http://readby4th.org

4 days ago

West Oak Lane Library shared Free Library of ...

Only three spaces left for Camp Play & Learn for children entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade. Complete the application form at West Oak Lane Library.

    Blog: Camp Play and Learn
    Are you ready for the new school year? Do you have a child entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade in the Fall? Get a back-to-school boost with Camp Play and Learn!
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5 days ago

Cindy Bass added 11 new photos.

Did you miss our 2018 Summer Events Series kick-off? Here's a quick photo recap!!! We saw a lot of great talent and had a crab feast at the opening night of Showtime, Breakwater opened up our first Jazz in the Park, and DJ Gary O kept everyone dancing at our Oldies kick-off! We'll be running community events every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and even Saturday in the 8th District through the end of August! Monday is Showtime at the Apollo in Stenton Park, near 16th and Wyoming streets Tuesday is Jazz in the Park at Morris Estate, near 18th Street and W Chelten Ave. Wednesday is Oldies in the Park in Vernon Park, 5800 Germantown Ave.

    Cindy Bass
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Jul 02

COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS KICKS OFF ANNUAL SUMMER EVENTS SERIES

Morris Estate, 1610 W. Chelten Ave., Entrance Near 17th Street and W. Chelten Ave.

Morris Estate, 1610 W. Chelten Ave., Entrance Near 17th Street and W. Chelten Ave.

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Monday brings Showtime at the Apollo to Stenton Park, 4600 N. 16th Street. It’s a talent show and trivia challenge where people can perform and compete to...

Vernon Park, 5800 Germantown Ave. Entrance Near Germantown Ave. and E. Price Street.

Nicetown Park, 4301 Germantown Ave. (Rain Location at Nicetown Court, 4340 Germantown Ave.)

Nicetown Park, 4301 Germantown Ave. (Rain Location at Nicetown Court, 4340 Germantown Ave.)

Panati Playground, 3101 N. 22nd St.

    COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS KICKS OFF ANNUAL SUMMER EVENTS SERIES
    Councilwoman Cindy Bass' 6th Annual Summer Events Series returns to Philadelphia on July 9 and will run through August 29! The FREE event series is in its 6th year and has drawn nearly 18,000 attendees to enjoy our city's outdoor neighborhood spaces as part of the Reclaiming Our Public Spaces campaign.
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West Oak Lane Library shared Librarians and B...

Just read!

    Librarians and Book Lovers
    Librarians and Book Lovers. 4,708 likes · 360 talking about this. Librarians and Book Lovers
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Jun 23

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Jun 22

West Oak Lane Library added 4 new photos.

Block Party Friday at West Oak Lane Library!

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Jun 20

Looking for good books to read with your chil...

Looking for good books to read with your children?

    Kids summer book picks from the Free Library
    Wherever you're heading this summer - the beach, the park down the street, or your very own couch-take the Free Library with you! Summer is a great time to dig into fun and fascinating books, and we've handpicked some top summer reads for children, students, and teens.
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Jun 19

West Oak Lane Library is on the REBUILD list!...

West Oak Lane Library is on the REBUILD list!

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
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Jun 18

1 Dead, 1 Injured In West Oak Lane Shooting

The gunfire erupted on the 6600 block of Uber Street just after 2:30 a.m.  Monday.

    1 Dead, 1 Injured In West Oak Lane Shooting
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A manhunt is underway for the gunmen who opened fire on two men in West Oak Lane. The gunfire erupted on the 6600 block of Uber Street just after 2:30 a.m. Monday. Investigators say a 21-year-old man was shot and killed right in front of his own home.
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Jun 18

Man shot to death while sitting on front porch

Investigators found more than 30 shell casings at the scene on the 6600 block of Uber Street early Monday morning. More than 20 of those shots hit a red car parked on the street.

    Man shot to death while sitting on front porch
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Gunmen opened fire on two men sitting on the front porch of a home in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane section, killing one of them, police say. Investigators found more than 30 shell casings at the scene on the 6600 block of Uber Street early Monday morning.
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