5 hours ago

As a reminder: this Thursday, July 19th is th...

As a reminder: this Thursday, July 19th is the third Thursday of the month, so Fox Chase Library, Welsh Road Library, Holmesburg Library, Bustleton Branch-Free Library of Philadelphia, Torresdale Branch Libraryand Katharine Drexel Branch Library will be open from 2:00 - 6:00 for staff development.

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16 hours ago

Aaron Mott posted 2 photos to Flickr:

30 hours ago

Fox Chase Library shared Pennypack Environmen...

This Saturday! Come join us at Pennypack!

    Pennypack Environmental Center
    Saturday morning fun for the family! In partnership with Fox Chase Library
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2 days ago

2nd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Monday July 16th 2018 7pm

PSA 1 Meeting
Date/Time

July 16th, 2018 07:00 PM

Description

Lt. Craig / Max Mayer Playground

Location

2000 Hellerman Street, Philadelphia, PA

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Jul 08

  • Learning About Language and Life

    Ms. T. is asking for $371.55:
    My students need books to learn about language and life through characters who they can relate to.
    Woodrow Wilson Middle School Comment

Jul 05

Get your summer cut on at HairWizards – at TW...

Get your summer cut on at HairWizards – at TWO locations! Call them at 6654 Frankford Ave. (215) 904-6574 or at 1801 Cottman Ave. (215) 904-8201. Appointments recommended but walk-ins welcome. http://ow.ly/NTFv30kERD8

    Mayfair Business Improvement District
    Get your summer cut on at Hair Wizards Barbershop - at TWO locations! Call them at 6654 Frankford Ave. (215) 904-6574 or at 1801 Cottman Ave. (215) 904-8201. Appointments recommended but walk-ins...
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Jul 05

Get your summer cut on at Hair Wizards Barber...

Get your summer cut on at Hair Wizards Barbershop – at TWO locations! Call them at 6654 Frankford Ave. (215) 904-6574 or at 1801 Cottman Ave. (215) 904-8201. Appointments recommended but walk-ins welcome. http://ow.ly/NTFv30kERD8

    Mayfair Business Improvement District
    Get your summer cut on at Hair Wizards Barbershop - at TWO locations! Call them at 6654 Frankford Ave. (215) 904-6574 or at 1801 Cottman Ave. (215) 904-8201. Appointments recommended but walk-ins...
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Jul 04

It's the 4th of July. Thank you to all who se...

It's the 4th of July. Thank you to all who served to provide us our land of the free ; those who were brave! Celebrate safely.

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Jul 03

The Fox Chase Library will be closed tomorrow...

The Fox Chase Library will be closed tomorrow in observation of Independence Day. We will reopen on Thursday, July 5 at 10:00. Be safe, stay cool, and Happy Fourth of July! Image information from the Free Library of Philadelphia's Historical Images of Philadelphia digital collection: Item Info Item No: pdcc00160 Title: Display of Fireworks at Philadelphia Historic Street Address: Broad & Market Streets Media Type: Scrapbooks Source: Print and Picture Collection Notes: Illustration of people gathered to watch a firework display centered around a grand structure consisting of three tall archways. Above these arches the following words are highlighted : July 4th 1776 Liberty & Union Now and Forever One and Inseperable. An enormous firework pinwheel spins in the central arch. Fireworks light the sky. The words Broad & Market 1851 are written in pencil below the print. Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.3 Creator Name: Devereux, Nicholson B., approximately 1813- - Artist Worcester & Co. - Engraver Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler

    Fox Chase Library
    The Fox Chase Library will be closed tomorrow in observation of Independence Day. We will reopen on Thursday, July 5 at 10:00. Be safe, stay cool, and Happy Fourth of July! Image information from...
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Jun 29

Jun 27

We are already in week three of the Free Libr...

We are already in week three of the Free Library's summer reading program - next week is that half way mark! there's still plenty of time to get in on the fun this summer. Come in today and see how much you can do between now and August 3rd!

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Jun 27

Jun 26

Fox Chase Library shared CAPITOLO PLAYGROUND'...

    CAPITOLO PLAYGROUND
    CAPITOLO PLAYGROUND, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. Capitolo is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Facility. 900 Federal Street Gerard Walsh, Facility Supervisor (215) 685-1883...
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Jun 24

Jun 24

  • To Kill The Boredom

    Mrs. Benigno is asking for $581.46:
    My students need a class set of To Kill a Mockingbird and a document camera so they can effectively engage in the novel through close reading and gradual release.
    Woodrow Wilson Middle School Comment

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Jun 20

https://northeasttimes.com/fox-chase-library-...

https://northeasttimes.com/fox-chase-library-celebrates-50th-anniversary-c0a80abd95db

    Fox Chase Library celebrates 50th anniversary - Northeast Times
    Fox Chase Library, 501 Rhawn St., last week marked its 50th anniversary with a celebration that included a performance by musician Jay Sand. Sand's program is called All Around This World, and the...
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Jun 20

Calling all parents: If you are willing to sh...

Calling all parents: If you are willing to share a copy of your child's assigned summer reading list, we would be most grateful! We have the School district K-8 list, but still need the high school list, St. Cecilia's lists, and any other lists you might be able to share with us. Our sincere thanks!

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Jun 19

If a child or teen in your life faces hunger ...

If a child or teen in your life faces hunger this summer, use this website to learn more about the summer meals program run by the coalition against hunger: http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals

    Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens
    What are summer meals? There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. There are no income requirements, ID, or registration in
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Jun 19

Fox Chase Library shared Philadelphia Police ...

    Philadelphia Police Department
    We are looking for the best and brightest recruits to become a member of the fourth largest police department in the nation. Please take a few moments to find out more information on this website...
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Jun 18

Wondering what the dates for city pool openin...

Wondering what the dates for city pool openings are? Here they are! https://whyy.org/articles/it-must-finally-be-summer-city-pools-open-starting-tuesday/

    It must finally be summer: City pools open starting Tuesday
    Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council have yet to pass a budget for 2019. There's more than $27 million missing from the city's primary bank account, and the firm hired to find out where the money ended up has its own issues worth looking into, according to one vocal councilman.
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Jun 18

Fox Chase Library shared Welsh Road Library's...

Fox Chase Library, Welsh Road Library, Torresdale Library, Bustleton Library, Holmesburg Library, and Katherine Drexel Library will all have a delayed opening of 2:00 this Thursday, 6/21.

    Welsh Road Library
    This Thursday, 6.21.2018, the Welsh Road Library, Torresdale Branch Library, Bustleton Branch-Free Library of Philadelphia, Holmesburg Library, Katharine Drexel Branch Library, and Fox Chase Library...
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Jun 18

2nd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Monday June 18th, 2018 07:00 PM

2nd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting
Monday June 18th, 2018 07:00 PM
Max Mayer Playground 2000 Hellerman Street

Jun 17

Rhawnhurst Civic Association added 2 new phot...

Happening NOW!!! Free Car SHOW 400 Ashbourne Rd. Come on out. Happy Fathers Day!!!!

    Rhawnhurst Civic Association
    Rhawnhurst Civic Association added a new photo.
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Jun 17

Jun 16

June 14 th - was our rescheduled monthly meet...

June 14 th - was our rescheduled monthly meeting. The board scheduled this new date to accommodate a vote on PATH. Their appeal is scheduled for 6-21-2018. PATH responded to inquiries from the neighborhood; forwarded by the R.C.O. The response as addressed by residents left many unanswered questions. As scheduled 6:30 - 7:00pm " A motion to vote on PATH's Appeal was made. The motion and vote was made solely on the 4 reasons for appeal. Results of the vote. 19- Opposed 4- Support 1- no vote. The recorded vote was forwarded to PATH and the Councilmans Office prior to noon 15 th as promised. Additionally the residents requested a deed restriction on the parking lot property ; to be used only for parking. A public hearing at The Z.B.A. Is scheduled for 4:30 pm 6-21-2018. 7:00 pm- Strahle St. Assisted living duplex to have up to 5 subsidized tenent's and full time supervision was heard. Special exceptions/ Z.B.A. Results will be posted next week.

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Jun 16

Rhawnhurst is a little better thanks to your ...

Rhawnhurst is a little better thanks to your neighbors. See you next time? Clean up at Summerdale and Glendale St. Circles.

    Rhawnhurst Civic Association
    Rhawnhurst is a little better thanks to your neighbors. See you next time? Clean up at Summerdale and Glendale St. Circles.
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Jun 15

Attention!!! Give an hour back to your commun...

Attention!!! Give an hour back to your community! 9:00am Saturday 16th at Glendale and Summerdale St. Clean up...... Meet John Guinan. Thank you.

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Jun 14

Jun 13

Fox Chase Library added 5 new photos.

What a fun time we had celebrating today!

    Fox Chase Library
    Fox Chase Library added a new photo.
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Jun 13

We will be celebrating at 4:00 today with the...

We will be celebrating at 4:00 today with the sounds of the sixties from All Around this World. Light refreshments to follow. We hope you can join us for Peace, Love and your Fox Chase Neighborhood Library!

    Fox Chase Library
    We will be celebrating at 4:00 today with the sounds of the sixties from All Around this World. Light refreshments to follow. We hope you can join us for Peace, Love and your Fox Chase Neighborhood...
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Jun 13

Jun 12

4:00 tomorrow! Come celebrate 50 years of you...

4:00 tomorrow! Come celebrate 50 years of your Fox Chase Neighborhood Library! We can’t wait.

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Jun 12

MyNEWPhilly is with Anitria McGhee Odum at 4 ...

Are you a passionate Baker looking for a great opportunity? If so, send your resume to Anitria of 4 Every Occasion Cakes & Cupcakes at info@4everyoccasioncakes.com to apply for there open position as a Cake Decorator. You must be skilled at your craft and a hard worker to live up to the reputation of this Bakery! - To find the perfect candidate for your job opening, contact us at info@mynewphilly.com to create your MNP Classifieds video today! - Producer: Zack James Director: Med Lindsay Production Team: James Heiden Kyree Terrell Ebonie Dukes #MNPClassifieds

    MyNEWPhilly
    Are you a passionate Baker looking for a great opportunity? If so, send your resume to Anitria of 4 Every Occasion Cakes & Cupcakes at info@4everyoccasioncakes.com to apply for there open position as...
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Jun 10

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