45 hours ago

West Oak Lane Library added 4 new photos.

Star Party Friday evening April 20, 2018 was awesome. We had two astronomers bring their professional telescopes. We saw the moon’s surface in great detail. We also saw Venus and the Big Dipper. Thank you to astronomers Jerry, Mike and Robbin. To all who attended it was a night to remember. I heard one of our young attendees say he never liked science before until now.


5 days ago

  • BOONE DEREK

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR ALTERATIONS. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. LICENSED CONTRACTOR TO BE LISTED ON PERMIT. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC. CALL INSPECTOR AT DISTRICT OFFICE AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START

    8225 TEMPLE RD Issued April 10, 2018 Comment

Apr 11

Family event at the library Friday evening Ap...

Family event at the library Friday evening April 20, 2018 7:00-10:00 p.m.


Apr 11

Apr 10

Wet Walter, our suckermouth catfish enjoys Bi...

Wet Walter, our suckermouth catfish enjoys Bib Lettuce. Doesn't his veggie clip remind you of Nemo?


Apr 07

Apr 06

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.FLASH AND REPAIR CHIMNEY.

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Apr 06

  • Aspiring Young Artists

    Ms. Trostle is asking for $3580.86:
    My students need supplies to support their IB Process Portfolio, which requires students to create artwork with a variety of materials and mediums, specifically 3D works of art.
    Hill-Freedman World Academy Comment

Apr 05

West Oak Lane Library shared Irene Klemas's p...

Join Us at West Oak Lane!

    Citywide Star Party / Philadelphia Science Festival
    People all across the Delaware Valley turn their eyes to the skies for a one-night-only citywide celebration of the cosmos! Join your friends and...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 05

Important event taking place at the Parkway C...

Important event taking place at the Parkway Central branch of the Free Library!

    Justice in School Funding: A Constitutional Imperative
    Pennsylvania has the greatest gap between rich and poor school districts in the nation. This disparity is the result of one of the lowest state contributions to education in the country. Tens of thousands of students living in poverty languish in under-resourced schools as a result of inadequate and inequitable school funding.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

Apr 05

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Apr 03

West Oak Lane Library added 3 new photos.

We had the Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels at the library this afternoon. Great program!


Apr 03

West Oak Lane Library shared Joseph E. Colema...

Are you an immigrant or refugee (or do you know someone who is)? Stop by and have some questions answered.

Apr 02

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Mar 28

West Oak Lane Library shared Free Library of ...

West Oak Lane library is open from 12 noon to 3pm on Thursday. Make sure to stop by and pick up a book or movie for the Holiday weekend.


Mar 28

West Oak Lane Library added an event.

Learn about birds, mammals and reptiles with a visit from the Philadelphia Zoo's Little Zoo on Wheels. They will bring live animals! Space is limited, please sign up advance.

    Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels at West Oak Lane Library!
    Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels at West Oak Lane Library!
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Mar 28

Mar 27

Available at Andorra, Widener and Cecil B. Mo...

Available at Andorra, Widener and Cecil B. Moore.

    Blog: Experience Nature Close-Up with Our Birding Backpack Program!
    Note: The scheduled Saturday, March 18 Migrate to Discovery and Adventure event has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 1, due to inclement weather.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Mar 26

Volunteers needed for the Safe Corridors prog...

Volunteers needed for the Safe Corridors program at local schools like Pennypacker. McCloskey, Hill-Friedman and Edmonds. Click here to register: Volunteer registration: https://bit.ly/safe215


Mar 26

More than just books (and internet access)!

More than just books (and internet access)!

    Checking out free produce at a North Philly library
    The Lillian Marrero Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia is the first library to partner with Philabundance to host a weekly free produce market. Every week, tables are filled with donations from the Port of Philadelphia and area farmers. On the market's first day, folding tables bent with the weight of bananas, apples, potatoes and lettuce.
    https://whyy.org

Mar 24

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP PA20180742669(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

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Mar 23

Looking forward to this event!

Looking forward to this event!

    Mitch Landrieu, mayor of New Orleans, toppler of statues, comes to the Free Library on Wednesday - Philly
    Mitch Landrieu, mayor of New Orleans, comes to the Free Library of Philadelphia at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to speak about his book, "In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History." - John Timpane, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

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Mar 16

West Oak Lane Library shared their post.

    West Oak Lane Library
    We still have free tickets left to see the Black panther at AMC Plymouth meeting tomorrow 11am contact miss Shelly 215-941-4369 if you would like to go kids preferred adults welcomed.
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Mar 16

We still have free tickets left to see the Bl...

We still have free tickets left to see the Black panther at AMC Plymouth meeting tomorrow 11am contact miss Shelly 215-941-4369 if you would like to go kids preferred adults welcomed.

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library, Philadelphia, PA. 433 likes. Show your appreciation for your local library - become a fan of West Oak Lane today! Want your updates in 140 characters or less? Check out our...
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Mar 16

West Oak Lane Library shared Leomar Cooper's ...

Coming up tomorrow in Roxborough! Free program with raffle and refreshments.

    What's That Smell!
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Mar 15

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP AND FAI PA20180651181(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    8307 THOURON AVE Issued March 13, 2018 Comment

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Mar 14

West Oak Lane Library shared Free Library of ...

Everyone loves Pi!

    List - Pi Day
    No number has captured the attention and imagination of people throughout the ages as much as the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter: Pi or 3.14 as it is symbolically known. Here's a list for all things relating to Pi, mathematical and beyond!
    https://know.freelibrary.org

Mar 13

FREE Ravioli at The Pineville Tavern on March 20th (National Ravioli Day)

The Pineville Tavern is located at 1089 Durham Road in Pineville, PA.

    FREE Ravioli at The Pineville Tavern on March 20th (National Ravioli Day)
    If you love ravioli, The Pineville Tavern is the place to be on Tuesday, March 20th, which is National Ravioli Day! The historic restaurant is offering scrumptious specials that will have pasta lovers from throughout the region converging on the Bucks County restaurant during the first day of spring.
    http://phillygrub.wordpress.com

Mar 12

Carnegie libraries get all the attention, but...

Carnegie libraries get all the attention, but 1950's libraries like the West Oak Lane Library can be regarded as architectural treasures.

    AIA gold medal winning library is now boarded up and covered in graffiti
    Sydney E. Martin's Mercantile Library was awarded the gold medal in 1954 by the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Inspired by modern retail buildings, Martin designed the library with a transparent glass facade to display the books as merchandise. This innovative design is hailed as one of...
    https://archinect.com

Mar 11

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SETTING FIXTURES FOR 3 TOILETS, 3 LAV SINKS, 1 SHOWER DIVERTER, 1 TUB DIVERTER AND 1 KITCHEN SINK WITH NO ADDITIONAL PIPING.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    8108 RUGBY ST Issued March 9, 2018 Comment

Mar 08

Mar 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATION OF AN EXISTING SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE ( DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)NO STRUCTURAL WORK INCLUDED IN THIS PERMIT APPLICATION. USED AS TWO FAMILY DWELLING. FIRE RATING SHALL BE MAINTAINED BETWEEN UNITS INCLUDING PENETRATION OF RATED ASSEMBLIES SHALL BE FIRE RATED.

    1441 E MOUNT PLEASANT AVE Issued March 6, 2018 Comment

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