1 hour ago

For this Thursday, here's a shot of the garde...

For this Thursday, here's a shot of the garden from July 2013. Our first season!

    Lawncrest Community Garden
    For this Thursday, here's a shot of the garden from July 2013. Our first season!
    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

46 hours ago

Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelph...

Getting ready to #GetNerdyPHL! Science After School is happening here from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. This event is part of the 2018 Philadelphia Science Festival, a nine-day long celebration of science happening at locations throughout the Philadelphia region from April 20, 2018 through April 28, 2018. http://bit.ly/1Xvtbqw

    Philadelphia Science Festival
    Philadelphia Science Festival, Philadelphia, PA. 16,187 likes · 814 talking about this. A citywide celebration showcasing science and technology April 20 - April 28, 2018.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Rep. Jason Dawkins is visiting the Free Libra...

Rep. Jason Dawkins is visiting the Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 5.2.2018 for a Town Hall Meeting! Bring your questions!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Rep. Jason Dawkins is visiting the Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 5.2.2018 for a Town Hall Meeting! Bring your questions!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Lawncrest Community Garden shared a link.

    City failing to deliver on community garden promises
    Community gardening is a labor of love and patience. On scraps of reclaimed vacant land scattered across Philadelphia, people of all incomes and hues work hard during the growing season knowing that at the end of the day there's always satisfaction - a new sprout, a new friend, a moment of peace or food for the table.
    http://planphilly.com

4 days ago

Today is Earth Day! Learn about this holiday...

Today is Earth Day! Learn about this holiday here -- https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/earth-day/

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Today is Earth Day! Learn about this holiday here -- https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/earth-day/
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

6 days ago

6 days ago

Visit the Northeast Regional - Free Library o...

Visit the Northeast Regional - Free Library of Philadelphia on Wednesday, 5.2 from 12 to 2 pm with your legal question! Northeast Library not convenient? Visit the Free Library of Philadelphia, Haverford Library (Free Library of Philadelphia), Ramonita de Rodriguez Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, and Donatucci Branch on May 2nd!


Apr 19

Lawncrest Community Garden shared their album...

For Throw Back Thursday here are some pictures from our Tree Giveaway in 2015.


Apr 19

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      600 Block Garland St. April 16, 2018 @ 6:20 p.m. Comment

Apr 18

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies are...

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies are closed Wednesday, 4.18.2018 for professional development. Please return items to the drop box, and we will resume regular hours on Thursday, 4.19.2018 !


Apr 18

Apr 17

Application due date is coming up soon! Shar...

Application due date is coming up soon! Sharr with your seniors!

    PFCU Scholarship Program | Philadelphia Federal Credit Union
    Philadelphia Federal Credit Union is pleased to offer an Annual Scholarship Program to award selected young members with funds for their continuing education.
    https://www.pfcu.com

Apr 17

FREE Job Readiness Fair on Monday, 4.23 at Pe...

FREE Job Readiness Fair on Monday, 4.23 at Penrose Playground! Registration info on the flyer!


Apr 17

Get ready to #getnerdy! Next Tuesday, April 2...

Get ready to #getnerdy! Next Tuesday, April 24th, we’re hosting Science After School, in conjunction with the Philadelphia Science Festival. The event runs from 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. and will have fun, hands-on science-themed presentations from the Academy of Natural Sciences, Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium, AnimaLearn, and the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education. For more information and a calendar of events visit https://www.fi.edu/psf.

    Philadelphia Science Festival
    The Philadelphia Science Festival returns this spring to educate, inspire, and engage the region with the science and technology that surrounds our everyday world. Organized and led by The Franklin Institute, in collaboration with 200 of the region's premier science, cultural, and educational establishments, the 2018 Philadelphia Science Festival offers more than 80 events over nine days in communities all across the region.
    https://www.fi.edu

Apr 17

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

The Free Library system will be closed on Wednesday, April 18 for staff development. Normal hours will resume on Thursday, April 19.

    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 439 likes · 6 talking about this · 408 were here. A library outranks any other thing a community can do to benefit its people. -...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 17

Whoa! Way to go, McDonald's!

Whoa! Way to go, McDonald's!

    McDonalds Just Tripled the Amount of Money Workers Can Get for College Costs
    McDonald's expanded its education benefits program to help cover college tuition costs, citing the new GOP tax law & tightening job market.
    http://time.com

Apr 17

We just read this book at our class visit tod...

We just read this book at our class visit today! Our students loved helping the crocodile escape from the book.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    We just read this book at our class visit today! Our students loved helping the crocodile escape from the book.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 17

Lawncrest Community Garden shared a link.

    Philly's urban gardeners are under siege from gentrification. Here's what they're doing about it
    A few years ago, Elmira Smith and her Kensington neighbors got tired of looking at the vacant lot on their block, an overgrown tangle of weeds and trash, and decided to take action. So, they did what good neighbors do.
    http://www.philly.com

Apr 15

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    • Thefts

      5400 Block Bingham St. April 11, 2018 @ 1:01 p.m. Comment

Apr 14

Spring Job Fair at BB&T Pavilion on Thursday,...

Spring Job Fair at BB&T Pavilion on Thursday, 4.26 from 9 am to 2 pm! Registration information on the flyer!


Apr 14

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Wonderful, FREE program available about property rights and estate planning at the Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia on Saturday, 4.28 at 10:30 am! Registration information on the flyer!


Apr 14

Apr 13

The next meeting of the Lawncrest Community A...

The next meeting of the Lawncrest Community Association is Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 7:00PM at St. William’s Social Hall. Doors open at 6:30PM.

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 12

Apr 12

Apr 11

Do you know a 10th grader from Fels, Edison, ...

Do you know a 10th grader from Fels, Edison, Kensington, Frankford, or one of the other schools listed below? There are PAID SUMMER JOBS for 10th grade students! Contact the number on the flyer for more information!


Apr 11

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations wi...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed on Wednesday, 4.18.2018 for professional development. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Apr 11

Apr 11

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    RETAIL SALES OF ELECTRONICS, TOYS, TOOLS, FURNITURE AND WEARING APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES ON GROUND LEVEL IN SPACE 718/E-1 AS PART OF AN EXISTING SHOPPING CENTER WITH ALL OTHER USES AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. NO SIGN ON THIS PERMIT.

    700-42 ADAMS AVE Issued April 9, 2018 Comment

Apr 10

Relish is having a job fair on Thursday, 4.12...

Relish is having a job fair on Thursday, 4.12 from 12 to 4 pm! Hiring for front and back of house staff! More info on flyer! Good luck!


Apr 10

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Thank one of your favorite library staff members today! :)

Apr 09

THIS WEDNESDAY, 4.11, come visit us at 6:30 p...

THIS WEDNESDAY, 4.11, come visit us at 6:30 pm and talk to us about our Friends' Group! Catch up to speed about our last meeting and bounce ideas off of one another to see what our community needs and wants!


Apr 09

Remember, there is still time to file your ta...

Remember, there is still time to file your taxes! PathWays PA offers a FREE tax service! Information below!


Apr 08

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

This upcoming Saturday, 4.14, a wonderful Science event for grades 6-12! RSVP information after you click the link!

    Spring 2018 Science Cafe: Energy & Environment
    Join us at the 5th Penn Science Café where rock-star graduate students talk about cutting edge research and their passion in science and humanities! Snacks, fruit, and coffee are provided. Talks are 10 minutes long and geared for middle and high school students interested in STEM and social sciences.
    http://theopenlabs.org

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