1 hour ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Happy Birthday Nelson Mandela! 5 Quotes Madiba Said That Still Rings True Today
    From his early days as a foot soldier in the struggle for racial equality to his years as an elder statesman in South Africa, Nelson Mandela spoke many truths that still ring true today. The world was expected to pause on Wednesday to celebrate Mandela, known fondly by his clan's name Madiba, on what would have been his 100th birthday.
    http://newsone.com

2 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared App...

    Appreciate
    A local farmer saw a big hole in a rock - but what's inside has astounded the whole world! ✨
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13 hours ago

13 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Cul...

    Cultura Colectiva
    En Latinoamérica es muy común que se invierta tanto en cambiar el aspecto físico, pero ¿porqué tratamos de cambiar el cabello rizado por el alaciado?
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14 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    London artist paints Will Smith mural in West Philly
    In Wembley, England, born and raised,now London is where Richard Wilson spends most of his days,spraypainting walls with personality,his latest work of a star from West Philly... It was an easy choice for London-based artist Richard Wilson.
    http://6abc.com

20 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared WURD Radio's pos...

WURD Radio will be at Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library on July 19th, come out and meet some neighbors and talk about your favorite books (and support our favorite library!)

    WURD Radio
    📚#onwurd #WURD Come join us at Cobbs Creek Library for our #summeroffreedom tour!! The event takes place this Thursday, July 19th at 5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway, from 10a-12pm. Partake in the discussion...
    https://www.facebook.com

21 hours ago

Come out tomorrow to find out what this zonin...

Come out tomorrow to find out what this zoning variance is about

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Come out tomorrow to find out what this zoning variance is about
    https://www.facebook.com

22 hours ago

Come out and support these families who are l...

Come out and support these families who are losing their homes.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Come out and support these families who are losing their homes.
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25 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Idealist
    Idealist connects millions of idealists - people who want to do good - with opportunities for action and collaboration all over the world.
    https://www.idealist.org

29 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Ref...

    Refinery29
    In Namibia, where the average temperature in the summer is 80 degrees, Herero women deck themselves out with long sleeves and petticoats. Their gorgeous dresses, elaborate headpieces, and vibrant...
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30 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Free Library Hot Spots
    Free Workshop Alert: Attend a financial literacy session at our Mercy Neighbors location. Learn about budgeting, credit scores and affordable healthcare. Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 2-5PM | 1939 W....
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31 hours ago

These guys are right next to the Kingsessing ...

These guys are right next to the Kingsessing Library and have lots of wonderful produce for sale; hop on over and pay them a visit! :)

    Farmer's Market
    Earth Keeper's holds a farmer's market at our urban farm ( 5100 Kingsessing Ave ) every Tuesday and Wednesday from 4 pm - 6 pm. All of our organic produce and fruits are harvested on the same day,...
    http://www.earthskeepers.org

37 hours ago

37 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Gai...

    Gaia
    This incredible technique could be a game-changer for cancer treatment. Explore more alternative health discoveries: http://ow.ly/B9Ty30gTw0r
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37 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared The...

    The Time Travel Artist
    Finished a 475 year montage of Westminster back to the 1500s! :D
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39 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared New...

    Newsner.com
    A poor farmer is called crazy for planting "useless" seeds. 20 years later, the world sees the result and call him hero instead!
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2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Farmer's Market
    Earth Keeper's holds a farmer's market at our urban farm ( 5100 Kingsessing Ave ) every Tuesday and Wednesday from 4 pm - 6 pm. All of our organic produce and fruits are harvested on the same day,...
    http://www.earthskeepers.org

2 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    City of Philadelphia: Submit a Request
    Official site of the City of Philadelphia, includes information on municipal services, permits, licenses, records for citizens and businesses
    http://www.phila.gov

2 days ago

Attention neighbors! This Wednesday at 6pm th...

Attention neighbors! This Wednesday at 6pm there will be a very important meeting at 5845 Catherine St. to discuss the request for a zoning variance for the same address. The request is to allow The Consortium to move their Child/Adolescent Behavioral Health Outpatient Programs to this location. Please come out and share your input!

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Attention neighbors! This Wednesday at 6pm there will be a very important meeting at 5845 Catherine St. to discuss the request for a zoning variance for the same address. The request is to allow The...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

The Friends of the Kingsessing Library with h...

The Friends of the Kingsessing Library with heavy hearts announce the imminent transfer of our wonderful children's librarian, Ms. Kim Robinson, who has also been our acting head librarian for several months. We are very concerned about the future of the Kingsessing Branch Library due to continual understaffing, Saturday closures and a recent mid-week closure. Look for the announcement of a community meeting.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    CPJ 2018 Spencer Ellington Chambers
    Do mess with Mr T
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3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared 60 ...

    60 Second Docs Presents
    Choking oceans cough up art.
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3 days ago

3 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Smi...

    Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
    Our NEW BLOG tells the Hidden Herstory of The Leesburg Stockade Girls: s.si.edu/2ugPmeo In July of 1963 in Americus, Georgia, fifteen girls were jailed for challenging segregation laws. Ages 12 to...
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3 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center added 16 new ph...

Kingsessing Camp 2018, Fashion Show, Fun Friday#2

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Bartram's Garden ...

Free boating at Bartram's Garden today - kayaks and rowboats available with experienced instructors who can teach you if you're interested in learning! (All for free!)

    On the River FAQ - Bartram's Garden
    Free boating is Saturdays 11:00am - 3:00pm, from April 21nd to October 27th, 2018 (weather & river conditions permitting), at the Bartram's Garden Community Boathouse, located at the base of the Bartram's Garden meadow. View map. To find out about cancellations due to weather and/or river conditions, check out our Facebook page.
    http://bartramsgarden.org

4 days ago

4 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Free Library Hot Spots
    Project HOME offers many great services aimed to support and empower those who are homeless. https://projecthome.org/about
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4 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared West Philly Local...

    Honest Tom's reopening with a new name and new vegan (only) menu
    Neighborhood foodies may have noticed that popular local spot Honest Tom's Taco Shop (on 44th between Spruce and Locust) was closed most of last week following a power outage on July 3rd, caused by a falling tree.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    New Air Quality Report Reveals Unsafe Conditions For Philadelphians
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A new report by environmental activists says the Philadelphia region has had more air quality problems than almost any other large metropolitan region in the country, potentially harming the health of millions of people. Bad air is easy to spot in Los Angeles when the smog settles in.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

5 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.
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5 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center is live now.
    http://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Dee...

    Deep Look * PBS
    Seen up close, the anatomy of a mosquito bite is terrifying. The most dangerous animal in the world uses six needle-like mouthparts to saw into our skin, tap a blood vessel and sometimes leave a...
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5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Mus...

    Musica com amor
    Luciano Pavarotti & Tracy Chapman - Baby Can I Hold You
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5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Has...

    Hashem Al-Ghaili
    Memories can pass between generations through DNA.
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5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Instagram's No Gun Zone is out to make Philly's mean streets safer | Jenice Armstrong
    Terence Harrell, a former security guard, started his No Gun Zone Instagram page nearly four years ago to promote the concept of safer city streets. Today, he has more than 40,000 followers and the number is growing. - Jenice Armstrong, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

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