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Sadly, due to heat and small chance of rain at 6p, there will be no storytime tonight at Harrowgate Park. The next one will be Monday, August 13! Or, join us for storytimes/programs at other locations =). To sign up for text reminders for Baby/Toddler programs in and around Port Richmond, text @Portrichmo to 81010.* *Standard messaging rates apply.

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12 hours ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week. Be sure to keep an eye out for any potential closings due to the heat! Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Teen Tuesdays: Scary Movie 1:00 p.m. Wednesday: STEAM Wednesdays: Homemade Slushies 1:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Book Club (adults) 6:30 p.m. Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. A Wrinkle in Time Book Club (registration required) 2:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 2:30 p.m. Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m.

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    Check out the Richmond Library events this week. Be sure to keep an eye out for any potential closings due to the heat! Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m....
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14 hours ago

It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunit...

It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunity to go for a swim. Philly public pools will have free swim from 11am-7pm to help you cool off.

    All Philly Public Pools Hosting 'Free Swims' As Heat Hits City
    PHILADELPHIA - With a hot week ahead, the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department wants to help residents cool off at its numerous public pools. Monday through Tuesday, all public pools will operate on a free swim schedule from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. You can find the closest pool to you here.
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3 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Join us at Powers Park on July 27 for some outdoor fun!

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    The Powers Park Conservancy in partnership with the Philadelphia Film Society, the Richmond Branch of the Free Library, and Port Richmond Town Watch presents Eleanor's Secret. Movie starts at dusk...
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3 days ago

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    HOTWORKS:WELDING/CUTTING/SOLDERING/TORCH WORK-PERMIT EXPIRES: 07/10/2019

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4 days ago

A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, today at 2 pm! W...

A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, today at 2 pm! We're discussing chapters 4-6.

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5 days ago

WE ARE SORRY TO SAY THAT THE LIBRARY IS CLOSI...

WE ARE SORRY TO SAY THAT THE LIBRARY IS CLOSING AT 2PM. WE ARE STILL FUNCTIONING WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING! WE HOPE TO BE OPEN TOMORROW AT 10AM.

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    WE ARE SORRY TO SAY THAT THE LIBRARY IS CLOSING AT 2PM. WE ARE STILL FUNCTIONING WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING! WE HOPE TO BE OPEN TOMORROW AT 10AM.
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6 days ago

LEARN HOW BEES CAN HELP SUSTAIN AND BEAUTIFY ...

LEARN HOW BEES CAN HELP SUSTAIN AND BEAUTIFY YOUR YARDS! CHECK OUT OUR NEW BEE HIVE! TOMORROW AT 6PM! RICHMOND LIBRARY!

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    LEARN HOW BEES CAN HELP SUSTAIN AND BEAUTIFY YOUR YARDS! CHECK OUT OUR NEW BEE HIVE! TOMORROW AT 6PM! RICHMOND LIBRARY!
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6 days ago

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6 days ago

Multiple Commercial Robberies DC 18-24-057425 DC 18-24-058151

...at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating "don...

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...an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with...

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Homicide 400 block of West Venango St DC 18 25 049745 - Duration: 1:27. PhiladelphiaPolice 12,891 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 532 W Lehigh Ave DC 18 26 026067 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 27876 - Duration: 2:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 380 views

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Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194 - Duration: 2:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,060 views

Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 237 views

    Multiple Commercial Robberies DC 18-24-057425 DC 18-24-058151
    Incident #1: DC 18-24-057423 On July 6, 2018, at 5:00 pm, an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with a knife.
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6 days ago

Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 24th District [VIDEO]

...at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating “don...

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...an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with...

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 24th District [VIDEO]
    On Sunday, July 8, 2018, at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating "don't move, give me the money, if you move I will stab you right now".
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6 days ago

Learn how to make sun prints at STEAM Wednesd...

Learn how to make sun prints at STEAM Wednesday, tomorrow at 1:00 pm! We will be outside part of the time, so wear sunscreen!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Learn how to make sun prints at STEAM Wednesday, tomorrow at 1:00 pm! We will be outside part of the time, so wear sunscreen!
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Jul 09

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Medicare Information 5:30 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers Park Conservancy Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. CareerLink 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Teen Tuesdays: Scary Movie 1:00 p.m. Wednesday: STEAM Wednesdays: Sun Prints 1:00 p.m. Planting for Pollinators Workshop 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. A Wrinkle in Time Book Club (registration required) 2:00 p.m. Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Medicare Information 5:30 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers...
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Jul 09

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Jul 06

EACH MONDAY! 6:30 PM (3.00 suggested donation...

EACH MONDAY! 6:30 PM (3.00 suggested donation)

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    EACH MONDAY! 6:30 PM (3.00 suggested donation)
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Jul 06

TUESDAY, JULY 10! 12-2PM RICHMOND LIBRARY!

TUESDAY, JULY 10! 12-2PM RICHMOND LIBRARY!

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    TUESDAY, JULY 10! 12-2PM RICHMOND LIBRARY!
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Jul 06

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

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    JOIN US ON MONDAY JULY 9!
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Jul 06

IT'S BACK! MONDAY JULY 9! Quick Fix Summer Sk...

IT'S BACK! MONDAY JULY 9! Quick Fix Summer Skin Care! 5:30PM Richmond Library! FREE! Please reply to this if interested in attending! We need a number count.

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    IT'S BACK! MONDAY JULY 9! Quick Fix Summer Skin Care! 5:30PM Richmond Library! FREE! Please reply to this if interested in attending! We need a number count.
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Jul 05

THE RICHMOND BRANCH WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW, FR...

THE RICHMOND BRANCH WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW, FRIDAY JULY 6! 10AM-5PM

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    THE RICHMOND BRANCH WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW, FRIDAY JULY 6! 10AM-5PM
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Jul 05

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

The Richmond Library will be OPEN tomorrow, Fri 7/6 from 10a-5p. Little Movers Dance Party is ON for 3:30p. Hope you can join us! Text @Portrichmo to 81010 for reminders.* *Standard messaging rates apply.

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Jul 05

JOIN US ON MONDAY JULY 9!

JOIN US ON MONDAY JULY 9!

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    JOIN US ON MONDAY JULY 9!
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Jul 04

Jul 03

Richmond Library is closed, but baby/toddler ...

Richmond Library is closed, but baby/toddler storytime is ON for Thursday, July 5 at 2:30 PM at Lillian Marrero Branch Library! Hope you can join us!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Richmond Library is closed, but baby/toddler storytime is ON for Thursday, July 5 at 2:30 PM at Lillian Marrero Branch Library! Hope you can join us!
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Jul 03

Commercial Burglary 2267 Butler St DC 18 24 052599

Commercial Burglary 2267 Butler St DC 18 24 052599

...nothing was taken. When police surveyed the area for the suspect they observed him at Frankford and Castor Avenue and when they attempted to stop the suspect he fled on foot and was lost...

...to stop the suspect he fled on foot and was lost in the area of 3600 Frankford Avenue.If you see this suspect do not approach, contact 911 immediately.To submit a tip...

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Abduction 2000 Orkney St DC 18 26 026871 - Duration: 3:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,224 views

Multiple Commercial Burglaries 2043 Eastburn Ave and 2012 69th Ave DC 18 14 55052 DC 18 14 55071 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 33 views

Multiple Commercial Burglaries 2043 Eastburn Ave and 2012 69th Ave DC 18 14 55052 DC 18 14 55071 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 33 views

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 55,001 views

Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 546 views

    Commercial Burglary 2267 Butler St DC 18 24 052599
    On June 22, 2018, at 7:20 am, police responded to a burglary alarm at the TD Bank at 2267 Butler Street and observed an unknown black male sitting inside ATM vestibule area, which is open to the public 24 hours per day.
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Jul 03

Wanted: Suspect for Commercial Burglary in the 24th District [VIDEO]

...at 7:20 am, police responded to a burglary alarm at the TD Bank at 2267 Butler Street and observed an unknown black male sitting inside ATM vestibule area, which is open to...

...nothing was taken. When police surveyed the area for the suspect they observed him at Frankford and Castor Avenue and when they attempted to stop the suspect he fled on foot and was lost...

...to stop the suspect he fled on foot and was lost in the area of 3600 Frankford Avenue...

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Commercial Burglary in the 24th District [VIDEO]
    On June 22, 2018, at 7:20 am, police responded to a burglary alarm at the TD Bank at 2267 Butler Street and observed an unknown black male sitting inside ATM vestibule area, which is open to the public 24 hours per day.
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Jul 02

LIBRARY IS CLOSED!!! NO AIR CONDITIONING! WE ...

LIBRARY IS CLOSED!!! NO AIR CONDITIONING! WE HOPE TO RE-OPEN on MONDAY JULY 9! We are all sorry to close, waiting on the city of fix our A/C.

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    LIBRARY IS CLOSED!!! NO AIR CONDITIONING! WE HOPE TO RE-OPEN on MONDAY JULY 9! We are all sorry to close, waiting on the city of fix our A/C.
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Jul 02

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Jun 29

Thanks to all the teens who participated in t...

Thanks to all the teens who participated in this week's TEEN TUESDAY nail salon!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Thanks to all the teens who participated in this week's TEEN TUESDAY nail salon!
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Jun 28

If you signed up for A Wrinkle in Time Book C...

If you signed up for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club the first meeting is today at 2:00 p.m.!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    If you signed up for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club the first meeting is today at 2:00 p.m.!
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Jun 28

Hey everybody. Bad news: our air conditioner ...

Hey everybody. Bad news: our air conditioner has broken. We will stay open to the public until it gets unbearable in here. We do not want to close the branch and will do anything we can to stay open. Please call ahead to check if we are here: 215-685-9992.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Hey everybody. Bad news: our air conditioner has broken. We will stay open to the public until it gets unbearable in here. We do not want to close the branch and will do anything we can to stay open....
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Jun 27

We are in the news! https://starnewsphilly.co...

We are in the news! https://starnewsphilly.com/home-sweet-home-50db605ef8a0

    Home sweet home - Star news
    By Melissa Komar While libraries are often perceived as quiet places, there's quite a buzz at the Richmond Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia. On Thursday, June 7, a colony of approximately 10,000 honey bees, with one queen, arrived at the Port Richmond library, and was installed in an observation box fitted in a window to the far right of the entrance.
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Jun 27

Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise ...

Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise funds for new Chromebook carts and accessories so their students can have greater access to technology. They have worked incredibly hard and raised more than half of the funds needed but still have a way to go towards their goal. Funds raised will be matched by the Neubauer Foundation. Please consider donating to this project.

    Click here to support Innovatively Bridging the Gap organized by Miranda Livezey
    Juniata Park Academy is a Title I neighborhood public school which services 1,185 students from kindergarten through eighth grade who all receive free meals daily. We are located in the Juniata Park neighborhood of Philadelphia. Our school's mission is to create a safe and nurturing learning envi...
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Jun 26

This week's STEAM Wednesday project is spin a...

This week's STEAM Wednesday project is spin art! Tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    This week's STEAM Wednesday project is spin art! Tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.
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Jun 26

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