21 hours ago

We’re taking story time outside to our lovely...

We’re taking story time outside to our lovely courtyard on this gorgeous spring day

    Fox Chase Library
    We're taking story time outside to our lovely courtyard on this gorgeous spring day
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41 hours ago

Attention! Please share and attend if you are...

Attention! Please share and attend if you are able. June 4th 10:00 am. City Hall Room 400 Criminal and Defiant Trespassers Bill Bill # 180430 "General Overview" People can get into your house and you can't get them out. This Bill Has many Co-Sponsers

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5 days ago

Our Assosiation is not an appendage of City H...

Our Assosiation is not an appendage of City Hall! I want to respectfully make it as clear as I can. We have worked in our community to protect and promote a safer ; cleaner; purer and wholesome environment for all of our residents. Zoning- These " meetings/ hearing" while we as a group hash out something which "might" benifit or " might not" benifit us; should never devide us as a community! The ZBA implements and ajudicates the laws as they apply to each zoning issue. When a current " idea" or desire of a business or resident does not meet these regulations we are asked to provide a forum for a meeting. The meeting isn't to discuss the operations of the presenter! The meeting is to address the REASONS listed on the REFUSAL! Why you like someone or something is very important to you. However if our " personal desires" aren't listed on the REFUSAL ; they aren't the topic of dicusion. Example; An icecream store wants to open up on Castor Ave. They are Refused because the zoning laws require a parking lot; which doesn't exist. We are presented to see if WE ; as a community ( Assiciation) would be " WILLING to overlook the absence of a parking lot and suggest.... Yes SUGGEST they be allowed to open. " will you serve vanilla ?" " will children eat your icecream?" " will people throw trash on the ground?" And best yet... " I've eaten there icecream for 49 years it's the best!!!" Folks the REFUSAL was for Parking!!! If a parking lot existed the store would be open already! At our last meeting business owners pushed for a vote. Why???? They want customers!!! Currently a Corperation which is the owner of an adjacent property ; while protocol for notice was instituted; the Corperate office was never forwarded the information. Simply ; if we rush; if we are pushed; if we aren't focused and diligent we are wasting resources that could better serve our community.

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6 days ago

Our phone lines remain out of service. We do...

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.

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May 17

Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is c...

Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is currently without phone service.

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May 17

Today is the third Thursday of the month, so ...

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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May 15

Hear ye hear ye! The annual Friends of Fox C...

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!!!

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May 15

Election Day!!!!! With bad weather forecasted...

Election Day!!!!! With bad weather forecasted and s slow start your vote might count twice.😳 Get out and vote!!

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May 12

Monthly Meeting!!!! May 17 6:30 pm E.E.B 7:00...

Monthly Meeting!!!! May 17 6:30 pm E.E.B 7:00 pm zoning 2- proposals on the docket! Come out tell a friend. Robo calls to follow.

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May 12

We are looking forward to this morning's Down...

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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May 10

May 08

Fox Chase Library shared Pennypack Environmen...

A nice neighborhood event at Pennypack tomorrow evening

    Pennypack Environmental Center
    Hope you can join us tommorrow evening. No registration is required for this walk!
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May 07

Verizon is working on fiber-optic line replac...

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!

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May 05

May 03

We are closing at 4:30 today due to excessive...

We are closing at 4:30 today due to excessive heat.

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May 03

**UPDATE: We went to try to get the bird at ...

**UPDATE: We went to try to get the bird at 9:45, and it had taken off. We will keep a lookout and see if he returns. If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3

    Fox Chase Library
    If anyone local is missing a parakeet it's currently visiting the library- please share! It's currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
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May 03

If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s cu...

If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3

    Fox Chase Library
    If anyone local is missing a parakeet it's currently visiting the library- please share! It's currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
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May 02

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Apr 20

April Meeting was attended by aproximatily 15...

April Meeting was attended by aproximatily 15 people. The North East Branches of our Libraries were represented by a guest speaker. Phila. Libraries have much to offer. Check them out. Visit one today. We are proceeding with a Store Window Sign; to boost community awareness . The Community needs you. Membership and attendance along with community activism are essential to promoting positive impact on your family and surrounding communities. Please share this page . Thank you.

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Apr 17

Please note: ALL Free Library of Philadelphia...

Please note: ALL Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18, 2018, for our All Staff Day of professional development. The Fox Chase Library will reopen on Thursday, April 19 at 2:00.

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Apr 17

Apr 15

Monthly Update, Thursday 6:30 pm Ap...

Monthly Update, Thursday 6:30 pm April 19th Eyes and Ears Block Watch 7:00 pm Zoning Hearing PATH- Castor and Solly Bank Property. All Welcome... See you at the meeting.

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Join us this Monday April 16 at 6:00 Tuesday ...

Join us this Monday April 16 at 6:00 Tuesday April 17 at 2:30 at Librarian Steve Wright presents a program on the Battle of Antietam. We hope you can join us!

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Apr 11

We have had two cancellations for our air fry...

We have had two cancellations for our air fryer cooking demonstration tonight, so here is your last minute opportunity to get in on the fun! Call Christine at 215-685-0547 to register!

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