32 hours ago

Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tom...

Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tomorrow, November 18th from 9am-11am, to begin discussing the next steps following the historic vote to dissolve the School Reform Commission. Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th St. What's Next?

    Councilman Derek Green
    Join my colleague Councilwoman Cindy Bass tomorrow, November 18th from 9am-11am, to begin discussing the next steps following the historic vote to dissolve the School Reform Commission. Oasis City...
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37 hours ago

Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Phil...

Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today due to a building emergency! We have emptied the drop box. Please continue to return your items. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphiais closed from 10 am to 5 pm. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope to see you next week!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today due to a building emergency! We have emptied the drop box. Please continue to return your items. Wyoming...
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2 days ago

‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing...

‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing body is expected to vote to dissolve itself. This is the first step in regaining local control of the School District of Philadelphia!‬ This Saturday, we'll be talking next steps in setting up the new era of governing for Philadelphia Schools. Come on out! 5248 N. 5th Street @ 9 a.m.

    Cindy Bass
    ‪Here at the SRC meeting, where the governing body is expected to vote to dissolve itself. This is the first step in regaining local control of the School District of Philadelphia!‬ This Saturday,...
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2 days ago

Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia ag...

Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017 for Thanksgiving.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017 for Thanksgiving.
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2 days ago

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all age...

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all agencies of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be open from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, 11.22.2017 and closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017. Normal hours will resume on Friday, 11.24.2017. Thank you for your cooperation! Happy Thanksgiving!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all agencies of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be open from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, 11.22.2017 and closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017. Normal hours will...
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2 days ago

3 days ago

Sorry to say that Free Library of Philadelphi...

Sorry to say that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed again, tomorrow, Thursday, 11.16.2017 due to a building emergency. We are so sorry for any inconvenience, and please return items to the drop box!

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3 days ago

Cindy Bass shared their event.

SATURDAY: Join the community conversation on replacing the SRC with a locally-controlled school board. We want parents, concerned community members and advocates to have a hand in establishing this new phase of Philadelphia school governance. The meeting will take place at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, from 9 a.m.-11 .m. See you there! Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) Philadelphia Federation of Teachers Parents United for Public Education

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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3 days ago

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is having a building emergency. We are waiting for a technician and hope to open soon. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please call us before visiting us.

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3 days ago

4 days ago

Another FREE Business Class will be taking pl...

Another FREE Business Class will be taking place on Wednesday, 11.15 at 6:30 pm at Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, sponsored by The North 5th Street Revitalization Project!

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4 days ago

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!

    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!
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4 days ago

Check out this neat program offered at the Fr...

Check out this neat program offered at the Free Library of Philadelphia Culinary Literacy Center, located at 19th and Vine!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Check out this neat program offered at the Free Library of Philadelphia Culinary Literacy Center, located at 19th and Vine!
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4 days ago

The third SRC Community Hearing will be held ...

The third SRC Community Hearing will be held in the Olney section of the city at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, on Saturday, 11/18 at 9 a.m. . . We've been having great conversation about local control of city schools. Let's keep it going! See you there!!! . . . #SRC #schoolreformcommission #olney #localcontrol #fairfundingpa

    Cindy Bass
    The third SRC Community Hearing will be held in the Olney section of the city at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street, on Saturday, 11/18 at 9 a.m. . . We've been having great conversation about...
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4 days ago

COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS TO HOLD HEARINGS ON THE DISSOLUTION OF THE SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION

November 18, 2017, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

November 8, 2017, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at Lutheran Theological Seminary, 7301 Germantown Avenue

November 11, 2017, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz Avenue

    COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS TO HOLD HEARINGS ON THE DISSOLUTION OF THE SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION
    Councilwoman Cindy Bass (8th District) will host a series of five community hearings to prepare residents for, and receive their input on the replacement of the SRC with a mayor-appointed school board following news that the School Reform Commission will vote...
    http://phlcouncil.com

4 days ago

Due to building repairs, Free Library of Phil...

Due to building repairs, Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today, Tuesday, 11.14.2017. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please return all items in the dropbox. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia is open today from 10 am to 6 pm, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia is open from 12 to 8 pm.

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4 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

This Thursday, 11.16.2017, join Councilwoman Cindy Bass at Oasis City Church.

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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4 days ago

Cindy Bass shared their event.

I want to thank everyone who has come out thus far for an amazing turn out and productive conversation around replacing the SRC with a locally controlled school board! Our next SRC Community Hearing will take place Saturday, November 18, 9 a.m. at Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street. Hope to see you there!

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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4 days ago

6 days ago

We are so sorry about the emergency closing o...

We are so sorry about the emergency closing on Friday, 11.10.2017. Before you come visit us tomorrow, please give us a call! Have a great Sunday!

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6 days ago

Nov 11

Thank you to all of our veterans and their fa...

Thank you to all of our veterans and their families! Want to learn more about Veterans' Day? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-veterans-day

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Thank you to all of our veterans and their families! Want to learn more about Veterans' Day? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-veterans-day
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Nov 11

Nov 10

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

First code blue of the season! Info below if you see someone who needs help.

    City of Philadelphia Government
    The Office of Homeless Services has declared the first Code Blue of the cold weather season. Call 215-232-1984 if you see someone who needs shelter.
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Nov 10

Info below!

Info below!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Info below!
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Nov 10

Job fair information below --

Job fair information below --

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Job fair information below --
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Nov 10

Nov 09

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia students said farewell to Ms. Arlene today! She will be returning to her home location. She will be missed!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia signed a card for Ms. Arlene!
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Nov 09

The greyhounds are visiting Free Library of P...

The greyhounds are visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11 at 4 pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    The greyhounds are visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11 at 4 pm!
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Nov 09

Cindy Bass added an event.

There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES AND TIMES THUS FAR: November 8, 2017 at 6 p.m. - Lutheran Theological Seminary, 7301 Germantown Avenue November 11, 2017 at 9 a.m. - Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz Avenue November 16, 2017 at 6 p.m. - Oasis City Church, 5248 N. 5th Street Councilwoman Cindy Bass will host a series of five community hearings to prepare residents for, and receive their input on the replacement of the SRC with a Mayor appointed school board following news that the School Reform Commission will vote on whether to dissolve itself by the end of the year. The first hearing will be held at Lutheran Theological Seminary on Wednesday, November 8 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Local education experts and advocates will be on hand to provide community members with important historical context and general information about the progression of the school district, answer community questions, and help examine city-run school board alternatives. Residents and parents of children living in the 8th District, no matter where the children attend school, are invited to participate in the hearings.

    Replacing the School Reform Commission: What's Next?
    There will be five hearings in five different areas of the 8th District. Check back to this event page for location updates!!! SCHEDULED HEARING DATES...
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Nov 09

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Oln...

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will open today, 11.9.2017, from 2-6 pm, due to professional development. We apologize for any inconvenience!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will open today, 11.9.2017, from 2-6 pm, due to professional development. We apologize for any inconvenience!
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Nov 08

Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia teens...

Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia teens made these awesome turkeys with our students yesterday!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia teens made these awesome turkeys with our students yesterday!
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Nov 07

Remember to go out today and vote! Here are ...

Remember to go out today and vote! Here are the candidates running for office -- https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/en/voters/candidates-for-office Find out where you vote -- https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/index.php?option=com_voterapp&tmpl=component

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Remember to go out today and vote! Here are the candidates running for office -- https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/en/voters/candidates-for-office Find out where you vote --...
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Nov 07

Nov 06

Our next FREE Entrepreneurship Class will tak...

Our next FREE Entrepreneurship Class will take place Wednesday, 11.8 at 6:30 pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Our next FREE Entrepreneurship Class will take place Wednesday, 11.8 at 6:30 pm!
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Nov 06

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

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    UPSjobs
    Did you know around 30% of the people hired for seasonal openings find permanent placement at UPS? With excellent benefits like the Earn & Learn tuition assistance program we can help you can reach...
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Nov 06

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Nov 03

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    GreatPhillySchools
    DEADLINE ALERT: November 13 at 5PM is the School District of Philadelphia's deadline for the School Selection application. Philadelphia families, this is your last chance to apply to any schools that...
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Nov 03

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, 11.5.201...

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, 11.5.2017. Remember to move your clocks back an hour.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, 11.5.2017. Remember to move your clocks back an hour.
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