34 hours ago

Hello friends! As you may know, we are curren...

Hello friends! As you may know, we are currently fundraising to rebuild the Vare Washington schoolyard. If you would like to help support or project, please consider purchasing a tshirt. A link to the order form is below. You can mail payment to me (email marianne.schilling@gmail.com for my address), or bring it to our meeting on July 25. Deadline for orders is August 1. Thank you for your support!

    Shirtfundraiserorderform
    Vare-Washington Elementary Schoolyard Kick-Off Fundraiser Help raise money to help fund our schoolyard and show your school spirit during your Summer Break: Future Schoolyard (photo credit: Community Design Collaborative) NAME: _______________________ PHONE:____...
    http://docs.google.com

34 hours ago

Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cove...

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

46 hours ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A NEW 100AMP SERVICE, PANEL,METER & GROUNDING, WIRE & INSTALL NEW DEVICES: RECEPTACLES,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKE CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT) WORK NOT TO INCLUDE NEW REAR ADDITION

    2126 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE DRAIN,STACK,AREA DRAIN,WATER HEATER,WASTE AND WATER LINES FOR 2-WATER CLOSETS,2-LAVS,2-SHOWERS,1-WASHER AND 1-KITCHEN SINK.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    2126 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

We're ready for next week's GSK Science in th...

We're ready for next week's GSK Science in the Summer program! #GSKSIS #ScienceofSpace

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    We're ready for next week's GSK Science in the Summer program! #GSKSIS #ScienceofSpace
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2 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 80,000 BTU 95% EFF GAS FURNACE WITH AIR IN BASEMENT AND DUCTWORK

    2126 S HOWARD ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Chat, caffeinate, and color with other adults...

Chat, caffeinate, and color with other adults tomorrow morning! Find us in the meeting room starting at 10:30.

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Chat, caffeinate, and color with other adults tomorrow morning! Find us in the meeting room starting at 10:30.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Come read and craft with us today at 4! This ...

Come read and craft with us today at 4! This week's theme is spirals 😀

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Come read and craft with us today at 4! This week's theme is spirals 😀
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2000 Block S. Swanson St. July 7, 2018 @ 6:44 p.m. Comment

5 days ago

6 days ago

Tonight in the meeting room!

Tonight in the meeting room!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Tonight in the meeting room!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 100AMP SERVICE WITH GROUNDING ROD AS PER 2008 NEC.

    2440 S 2ND ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A TWO (2) STORY REAR ADDITION TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE.

    2137 S 3RD ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A TWO (2) STORY REAR ADDITION TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE

    2137 S 3RD ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment

Jul 05

Today's Crafternoon program, featuring beads ...

Today's Crafternoon program, featuring beads that change color in the sun!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Today's Crafternoon program, featuring beads that change color in the sun!
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Jul 05

Come cool off and craft with us today at 4!

Come cool off and craft with us today at 4!

    Events: Crafternoon
    Join us for a new story and craft every week. For children and families. Children under seven must be accompanied by an adult.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jul 03

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a Page.

Please follow Philadelphia Board of Education!

    Philadelphia Board of Education
    Philadelphia Board of Education. 47 likes · 10 talking about this. The Philadelphia Board of Education ensures quality schools in every neighborhood through governance of the School District.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 03

The Free Library system will be closed on Wed...

The Free Library system will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Our neighboring Fumo Family Library Branch will be open as a cooling center.

    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 03

There will be no teen gardening program today...

There will be no teen gardening program today due to the heat.

    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 02

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Mayor Jim K...

Hey Vare Washington students! Here's a fantastic opportunity for you to share your ideas! Please apply!

    Non-voting Student Representative - Board of Education
    The Board of Education shall include a non-voting student representative that serves in an advisory capacity to represent the interests of students in Philadelphia. Click here for more information on the application and selection process!
    https://www.philasd.org

Jun 29

Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia updated their cover photo.
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Jun 29

Today at 3!

Today at 3!

    Events: Build It!
    Build with LEGOs, MagnaTiles, and more. Children under seven must be accompanied by an adult.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jun 28

Color away your stress at tomorrow's Coffee &...

Color away your stress at tomorrow's Coffee & Coloring program! Find us in the meeting room at 10:30 a.m.

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1.1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 28

Jun 28

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 5" CURB TRAP WITH FRESH AIR INLET-PA1#20181760419-"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"

    2142 S FRONT ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment

Jun 27

Here's our July calendar! We're excited for s...

Here's our July calendar! We're excited for storytime, reading to Bella The Philly Phrenchie, and summer reading!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1.1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 26

Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Homebuying ...

Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Homebuying Seminar on July 9!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1.1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 26

Jun 25

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education
    The new Board of Education's first public meeting is on Monday, July 9 at 5:00 p.m. You're invited! This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Board's goals and structure, and how you can...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 25

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    Board of Education releases public's top concerns
    More than 400 people who attended five public listening sessions for incoming Board of Education members outlined myriad concerns about the School District, from inadequate funding to student bullying to communication with parents.
    http://thenotebook.org

Jun 25

Mifflin Square Park (6th & Ritner) shared Whi...

Whitman library has 5 spots left for their fun *free* camp for students entering grades 1-3, August 6-17. Stop by the library (2nd & Snyder) to apply!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    We are excited to host "Camp Play & Learn" this summer! For students entering grades 1-3, this free two-week camp will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 6-17. Literacy activities, read...
    http://www.facebook.com

Jun 25

Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphi...

We have 5 spots left!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    We are excited to host "Camp Play & Learn" this summer! For students entering grades 1-3, this free two-week camp will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 6-17. Literacy activities, read...
    http://www.facebook.com

Jun 25

There is no storytime or teen gardening tomor...

There is no storytime or teen gardening tomorrow because Rachel will be at a meeting. Please join us at 10 am for play group in our new children's space!

    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 24

Tour the Most Expensive Home Listed for Sale in Plymouth Meeting

...updated, top of the line kitchen that is a chef’s dream featuring quartz countertops, 2 Wolf ovens, a 6-gas burner Wolf cooktop, warming drawer, 2 drawer dishwasher, beverage center, and...

    Tour the Most Expensive Home Listed for Sale in Plymouth Meeting - MoreThanTheCurve
    The most expensive home listed for sale in the Plymouth Meeting zip code (19462) is Springrise Farm, an almost seven acre estate at 75 Stenton Avenue in Whitemarsh Township. The home is listed for $2,450,000 and is represented by Pam Butera of Keller Williams. Butera describes the home as follows: Welcome to Springrise Farm - a truly spectacular estate property in the heart of Whitemarsh Township.
    https://morethanthecurve.com

Jun 24

Jun 24

Jun 23

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    "Fun Safe Philly Summer" hands out free meals to children.
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE No child should ever go hungry. That's the goal behind a program that kicked off Tuesday in North Philadelphia. Mayor Jim Kenney joined the organization "Fun Safe Philly Summer" in handing out free meals to children at Reyburn Park.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 22

Today's #FridayReads is a few selections from...

Today's #FridayReads is a few selections from our Immigrant Heritage Month book display! City of Philadelphia Office of Immigrant Affairs

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 22

Coffee & Coloring starts today! Find us in th...

Coffee & Coloring starts today! Find us in the meeting room at 10:30 a.m.

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 22

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education
    Spread the word! PHLpreK is now enrolling children in FREE quality pre-K for the 2018-19 academic year! Find a program for your child today ➡ http://www.phlprek.org/programs/
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 22

  • Students in Life Skills Programs Need Your Help!

    Ms. Pierandozzi is asking for $662.14:
    My students need Kids' Fire Tablets. Every student will have an individualized plan, on the tablet, to help them succeed and learn to become functional members of society!
    George Sharswood Elementary School Comment

Jun 21

Adult coloring program starts tomorrow!

Adult coloring program starts tomorrow!

    Events: Coffee & Coloring
    Color away your stress and enjoy a beverage with other community members. All coloring supplies, tea, and coffee will be provided.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jun 20

Check out this year's beautiful summer readin...

Check out this year's beautiful summer reading banner made by LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia staff!

    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1K likes. Whitman Neighborhood Library is a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia....
    https://www.facebook.com

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