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We’re taking story time outside to our lovely courtyard on this gorgeous spring day
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This Wednesday at 6 p.m.- We're the next stop on the School Board Listening Tour! Students, parents, educators and residents are invited to attend these events and share their views on the challenges and opportunities facing public education in Philadelphia. Children are welcome and food will be provided.
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Our phone lines remain out of service. We do not have an estimate for when service might be restored. Phone inquiries can be directed to other neighborhood libraries. Thank you and we are sorry for the inconvenience.
Head to Cottman Ave & Rising Sun and weave your way through the crowd with us!
Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is currently without phone service.
Is anyone interested in learning about foraging? We're considering scheduling a class on it for one of our meetings. This weekend you can check out this event In Wissahickon Park.
Today is the third Thursday of the month, so the Fox Chase Library will have a delayed opening of 2:00 for professional development. Materials can be returned to the book drop boxes in front of the library or renewed online or over the phone.
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...eight loop through Kensington and Fishtown, ending with a splash in a mud pit at Trenton Avenue and Dauphin Street. A shark bike cruises the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival. (Kimberly Paynter/WHYY...
Ninth Street and Washington Avenue
It's Election Day. Make your vote count.
Hear ye hear ye! The annual Friends of Fox Chase Library Book Sale and Craft Fair will be on Saturday, June 2 from 9-3! Bake Sale! Raffle! Come one, come all!!!
Intersection of Cottman and Rising Sun avenues
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Where:Various events including New Hope Ferry Market, 32 South Main Street, New Hope
Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street
Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street
Where:Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard
Where:Fernhill Park, 4600 Morris Street
Where:Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad Street
Where:Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut Street
Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
Where:Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard
Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard
Where:Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street
Where:TECH Freire Charter School, 2221 N. Broad Street
Where:The Schmidt's Commons, 1001 N. 2nd Street
We are looking forward to this morning's Downsizing Program with Adriane Weinberg of An Organized Approach! Also, mark your calendars for three weeks from today - that is the date for the Friends of Fox Chase Library's Annual book sale and craft show! It will take place on Saturday June 2 from 9-3.
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Next, on Thursday, June 21, the Night Market heads to 13th and Locust streets in the Gayborhood for its only Center City stop of the year.
Then, on Thursday, August 9, Night Market hits the Kensington neighborhood with festivities around Frankford Avenue & York Street. The Night Market season wraps up in South Philly’s Point Breeze neighborhood on Thursday, October 4 around 20th & Federal streets.
Lawncrest Library is hosting GSK Science in the Summer in July!!! The theme is Science of Space. Registration begins Monday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. The program is for participants entering grades 2 through 6 and registration is required. For more information and to register visit www.scienceinthesummer.com
A nice neighborhood event at Pennypack tomorrow evening
Verizon is working on fiber-optic line replacement at the Fox Chase Neighborhood Library today, which can result in some (hopefully brief) phone outages. Please bear with us!
Due to the primary elections next week, the Rec Advisory and Community Association meetings are the same night. Come out this Tuesday 5/8 to St. William's hall at 6:30 for the Rec Advisory meeting and stay for the Community Association meeting starting at 7. See you then!