32 hours ago

3 days ago

  • Media Cart Makes Projecting Possible

    Ms. MacHugh is asking for $392.33:
    My students need need a media cart to allow us to utilize technology, like a projector and a document camera, in the classroom safely!
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia syste...

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia system will be closed on Wednesday 4.18.18 and our library, the Torresdale branch, will re-open on Thursday 4.19 at 2pm. If you need to renew material during this time, please visit our website, www.freelibrary.org and log into your account with your library card/pin #'s. Our drop box will also be open during this time. Thank you!


6 days ago

6 days ago

Apr 13

Apr 13

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACEMENT OF DOUBLE SYSTEM CURB TRAP WITH FAI PA20181003687 SELF CERTIFICATION NO LONGER ACCEPTED ALL TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FT MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION.

    3718 NANTON PL Issued April 11, 2018 Comment

Apr 13

  • Laptop Needed For Second Graders!

    Ms. Jarema is asking for $1468.22:
    My students need a working laptop for interventions to practice reading, writing, and math.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Apr 11

Apr 09

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

  • Happy Room = Happy 2nd Graders

    Ms. Jarema is asking for $345.61:
    My students need this robot mop to keep the classroom floors fresh, clean, and ready for learning.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment
  • Firsties Are Hooked on Phonics

    Ms. Shaw is asking for $1871.42:
    My students need Letterland Phonics Readers Set 3 and 4, and Letterland Phonics Workbooks to accompany the Letterland Phonics Curriculum that I am hoping to implement next year in my classroom.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Apr 08

Apr 04

Torresdale Branch Library added an event.

Torresdale Library Join other adults who are interested in reading and discussing popular books. Enjoy some friendly conversation and light refreshments! For further information, please contact Mike at 215-685-0494. Sponsored by Friends of Torresdale Library

    Book Club for Adults
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 04

  • Firsties Need Fonics and Fonemes

    Ms. Shaw is asking for $1187.44:
    My students need 32 handwriting practice books, 30 personal dictionaries, one amazing phonics curriculum, and one Copymasters for both wordbanks and digraphs/ blends in order to receive proper foundational early literacy skills.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Apr 03

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

    Share the Spotlight | Audition
    Current 6th to 12th graders living in New York City or Philadelphia may audition. Applicants may audition on one of the following instruments: guitar, bass guitar, drum set, keyboards, or vocals. Applicants should have some experience on their instrument and be highly motivated to practice and learn new parts.
    http://sharethespotlight.org

Apr 03

  • Guided Reading Table

    Ms. Beese is asking for $452.05:
    My students need a table that they can use when we meet in small groups to learn new topics and practice topics that they need more support in.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Apr 02

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

Looking to start a business? Attend this great program at Tacony Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia!

    Business Plan Toolkit for New Entrepreneurs
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 31

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

Mar 30

Mar 30

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

  • Classrooms Can Code Using Robots!

    Ms. Rex is asking for $1585.94:
    My students need robots to engage and enhance their learning with science, technology, engineering, arts, and math!
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment
  • Goodbye Dirty Carpets!

    Mrs. Wnek is asking for $219.82:
    My students need clean carpets to sit and enjoy a good book.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Mar 29

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm 3100 Red Lion Rd Philadelphia, PA

Mar 29

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

  • Paint Needed Please!

    Ms. Jarema is asking for $172.05:
    My students need paint and rocks for a project that will enhance our school to become a better place.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment
  • Summer is Coming!!

    Mrs. Wnek is asking for $426.61:
    My students need a fan to stay cool on extremely hot days!
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment
  • Working Laptop Needed for 2nd Grade

    Ms. Meisel is asking for $1468.22:
    My students need a laptop to practice their reading, writing, and math on.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment
  • Dystopian Mind Bending

    Mrs. Coyle is asking for $321.40:
    My students need literary novels in dystopian societies, such as Divergent, The Hunger Games, City of Ember, and Dreambender, to use for thematic, inferred, plot, and character understanding through the author's tone and mood.
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Mar 28

Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared St Jerome CY...

Here is a wonderful event for the entire community to enjoy!


Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

Even FLP staff know this struggle

    Barbara Kay
    The Shareable Clique has 2,569 members. A Facebook Group for libraries and book lovers to share their viral content that can be reshared on other...
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared Insectarium ...

How cute is he? This little guy is down at the Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion!

    Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion
    Meet Benny, the Insectarium guardian.
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 22

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

    Holme Circle Civic Association
    "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead ALSO: Never grow a wishbone where a backbone ought to be.
    http://www.facebook.com

Mar 20

All Free Library agencies will be closed on W...

All Free Library agencies will be closed on Wednesday, March 21st due to the inclement weather. Please call your local library on Thursday, March 22 for hours that day before coming over. Thank you, and please be safe.

    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 20

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations wi...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed tomorrow due to inclement weather. If you need to renew items, please do so by visiting our website, www.freelibrary.org and signing in with your library card/pin #'s. Thank you and stay safe!

    Free Library of Philadelphia
    Website for the Free Library of Philadelphia, its programs, resources, and services. One of the largest public library systems in the world, FLP has established its Internet presence to enhance and extend its services to the citizens of Philadelphia, the Delaware Valley, and beyond.
    http://www.freelibrary.org

Mar 20

  • On Fire In Philly!

    Ms. Rex is asking for $190.06:
    My students need fans to keep cool in our hot third floor classroom!
    Stephen Decatur Elementary School Comment

Mar 19

Torresdale Branch Library shared Creative Phi...

    Philly Celebrates Jazz | Umar Rahem's New York Connection
    Philly Celebrates Jazz | Umar Rahem's New York Connection
    https://www.facebook.com

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