4 hours ago
Unfortunately, our library will be closed on Wednesday, 11.22 and Friday, 11.24, due to heating issues. All libraries are closed on Thursday, 11.23 for Thanksgiving. Please return all items to the drop box. We are so sorry for the inconvenience. The Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia), Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia are all open from 10 am to 3 pm tomorrow and 10 am to 5 pm on Friday. Hope to see you soon! Have a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving!
25 hours ago
Thank you to our community partners who provided information (and goodies) to JPA families during today’s Report Card Conferences. We look forward to continuing to build our partnerships to better serve our families and strengthen our community. Not able to stop by today? We will have information on tables in the front hallway tomorrow during conferences; stop by to pick some up. Apm ForEveryone, Juniata Fitness, Fairmount Behavioral Health, WOAR, AFAHO, and more
27 hours ago
I am so sorry to report that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed again, tomorrow, Tuesday, 11.20.2017. Please return items to the drop box. We are emptying it daily. We are keeping your holds until after we reopen. We are so sorry for any inconvenience this causes! The Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia is open from 10 am to 6 pm, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia are open from 12 to 8 pm tomorrow!
32 hours ago
Are you shopping this Small Business Saturday? We invite you to explore North 5th Street and shop where global is local!
As a shopper, you are a vital part of our community's success. Help us spread the word about the wonderful diverse businesses, restaurants and service providers that make Olney shine!
33 hours ago
We are so sorry! The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed today, Monday, 11.20.2017 due to a lack of heat. Please return your items to the drop box. The Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia are open from 10 am to 6 pm. Please call the Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia before coming out; they are experiencing a delayed opening.
3 days ago
Join us for November’s School Advisory Council meeting. All parents and community members are welcome to attend. Among many other topics we will be discussing our upcoming Winter Dance.
3 days ago
Thank you to the generous JPA families who donated to Friday’s canned food drive. Here’s a sneak peak at a few of the many, many cans that came in.
4 days ago
Good morning, everyone! Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today due to a building emergency! We have emptied the drop box. Please continue to return your items. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphiais closed from 10 am to 5 pm. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope to see you next week!
5 days ago
Tomorrow is our Canned Food Drive Dress Down Day. Students may dress down if they bring in a canned food item. Help us help those in need this season.
5 days ago
The Book Fair is coming to JPA next week! Stop by during report card conferences to shop or send your child to school with money to spend (or both). An awesome book makes a great reward for a great report card.
5 days ago
Remember, all Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017 for Thanksgiving.
5 days ago
In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, all agencies of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be open from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, 11.22.2017 and closed on Thursday, 11.23.2017. Normal hours will resume on Friday, 11.24.2017. Thank you for your cooperation! Happy Thanksgiving!
5 days ago
6 days ago
Thank you to all the families who joined us for Turkey Bingo this evening. We had such a good time and hope you did as well. Also, thank you the JPA staff who helped make the event a success.
6 days ago
Sorry to say that Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be closed again, tomorrow, Thursday, 11.16.2017 due to a building emergency. We are so sorry for any inconvenience, and please return items to the drop box!
6 days ago
The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is having a building emergency. We are waiting for a technician and hope to open soon. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please call us before visiting us.
Another FREE Business Class will be taking place on Wednesday, 11.15 at 6:30 pm at Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, sponsored by The North 5th Street Revitalization Project!
Lacie, this gorgeous greyhound, is visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11.2017 at 4 pm!
Check out this neat program offered at the Free Library of Philadelphia Culinary Literacy Center, located at 19th and Vine!
5:30 p.m. Stop in tonight for a panel discussion about the experience of foster parenting. Hear stories from current foster parents about how they've impacted a child's life by opening their heart and their home.
Due to building repairs, Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch is closed today, Tuesday, 11.14.2017. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please return all items in the dropbox. Wyoming Library - Free Library of Philadelphia is open today from 10 am to 6 pm, and Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia is open from 12 to 8 pm.
This Thursday, 11.16.2017, join Councilwoman Cindy Bass at Oasis City Church.
Rec Advisory Meeting, Tuesday 11/14 at 7PM. Come and join us!
We are so sorry about the emergency closing on Friday, 11.10.2017. Before you come visit us tomorrow, please give us a call! Have a great Sunday!
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INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO CREATE A TOTAL OF THREE (3) DWELLING UNITS INCLUDING FLOOR-CEILING UPGRADE TO ONE (1) HOUR ASSEMBLY. INSTALLATION OF EMERGENCY EGRESS WINDOW WELL AT FRONT INCLUDING ASSOCIATED STRUCTURAL WORK TO EXPAND OPENING (STEEL ANGLE LINTEL). CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY INCLUDED FOR COMPLETE CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY CLASSIFICATION
Thank you to all of our veterans and their families! Want to learn more about Veterans' Day? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-veterans-day
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First code blue of the season! Info below if you see someone who needs help.
Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia students said farewell to Ms. Arlene today! She will be returning to her home location. She will be missed!
Third grade got a taste of college life today when they visited Drexel University as part of a partnership with Junior Achievement of Southeastern Pennsylvania.
The greyhounds are visiting Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Monday, 12.11 at 4 pm!
The Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will open today, 11.9.2017, from 2-6 pm, due to professional development. We apologize for any inconvenience!
Our LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia teens made these awesome turkeys with our students yesterday!
Tomorrow is our parent volunteer orientation and parent workshop beginning at 8:30am in the Music room. We hope you can join us.
Are you looking for free or inexpensive after school activities? Check some of these out; my personal favorite is LEAP tutoring and homework help at the library. https://mommypoppins.com/philadelphia-kids/classes-enrichment/free-and-cheap-after-school-classes-for-philadelphia-kids
Remember to go out today and vote! Here are the candidates running for office -- https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/en/voters/candidates-for-office Find out where you vote -- https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/index.php?option=com_voterapp&tmpl=component
Our next FREE Entrepreneurship Class will take place Wednesday, 11.8 at 6:30 pm!
School is closed tomorrow for Election Day. Don’t forget to vote!
Click on the link for more info!
A big thanks to everyone who came out for the "love your Rec Center" clean up today!
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