13 hours ago
All Free Library Locations, including the Fox Chase Neighborhood Library, will be closed on Wednesday March 21st due to a winter storm forecast. Yes, on the second day of spring. Too early for April fools and way too late for more snow in this librarian's opinion!
4 days ago
General meeting was attended by 14 . Councilman O'Neils Office was represented. Our secretary and president also in attendance. Continued prayers for our Vice Presidents son and family. Friends.... 65 phone calls were made. We need you! Yes there were no " hot topics" or guest speakers. As the weather gets nicer ; please invite a neighbor or two to attend. We'll work on structure to have more guest speakers when we know zoning issues aren't scheduled. Thank you for your support.
5 days ago
The Fox Chase Library will be open from 2-6 today, Thursday March 15. Materials can be renewed online or using our automated phone system, or returned to the book drop boxes out front of the building. Thank you!
6 days ago
Final result: from one end of the children’s section to the other LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia
6 days ago
Ms. Aleks and the kids in the library’s LEAP after school program have been busy today- in honor of Pi day, they made this paper chain. Each color represents a number, and the order of the colors here correspond to the digits of Pi!
6 days ago
Tomorrow, Thursday March 15, is the third Thursday of the month, so the Fox Chase Library will be open from 2:00 - 6:00 while staff attend a professional development meeting. Materials can be renewed online or using our automated phone system, or returned to the book drop boxes out front of the building.
Meeting!!! Friends 3 rd Thursday is early this month. See you this week. No Zoning. Eyes and Ears only. We will discuss membership drive. Thank you.
There will be no Chair or Mat Yoga at the library on Friday, March 9 2018
Clean up day update. Pelbano Rec. Thank you John for your dedication. John Guinan went over last week after the storm and cleaned the two main entrances into the Rec. The 10th- this Saturday has been subsequentially postponed. If you would like to clean up a street or area. *** you actually help*** Contact John at the provided e-mail address listed on our event schedule. Rhawnhurst Civic would love to do more in our community. However the Civic Assoc. isn't a machine! It is neighbors helping neighbors. See you at the next meeting. Thanks again; Kenneth Kline: Pres.
The Friday morning chair and mat yoga classes will not be held tomorrow, Friday March 9 2018.
The library is scheduled to reopen today, but we will not be having our 10:00 story time this morning in order to allow us time for snow removal. We apologize for the cancellation, please no nobody feels more sad about this than Ms. Christine!
Winter Storm Advisory!!! Roads are impassable. Stay warm at home! Wet snow is stopping cars in their tracks. Be smart! Be safe!