3 days ago
3 days ago
Calling all parents: If you are willing to share a copy of your child's assigned summer reading list, we would be most grateful! We have the School district K-8 list, but still need the high school list, St. Cecilia's lists, and any other lists you might be able to share with us. Our sincere thanks!
4 days ago
If a child or teen in your life faces hunger this summer, use this website to learn more about the summer meals program run by the coalition against hunger: http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals
5 days ago
Wondering what the dates for city pool openings are? Here they are! https://whyy.org/articles/it-must-finally-be-summer-city-pools-open-starting-tuesday/
5 days ago
Fox Chase Library, Welsh Road Library, Torresdale Library, Bustleton Library, Holmesburg Library, and Katherine Drexel Library will all have a delayed opening of 2:00 this Thursday, 6/21.
5 days ago
What a fun time we had celebrating today!
We will be celebrating at 4:00 today with the sounds of the sixties from All Around this World. Light refreshments to follow. We hope you can join us for Peace, Love and your Fox Chase Neighborhood Library!
4:00 tomorrow! Come celebrate 50 years of your Fox Chase Neighborhood Library! We can’t wait.
The book sale and craft show are on until 3:00! Don’t miss out!
Just a few of the beautiful crafts available
We’re taking story time outside to our lovely courtyard on this gorgeous spring day
Our phone lines remain out of service. We do not have an estimate for when service might be restored. Phone inquiries can be directed to other neighborhood libraries. Thank you and we are sorry for the inconvenience.
Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is currently without phone service.
Today is the third Thursday of the month, so the Fox Chase Library will have a delayed opening of 2:00 for professional development. Materials can be returned to the book drop boxes in front of the library or renewed online or over the phone.
Hear ye hear ye! The annual Friends of Fox Chase Library Book Sale and Craft Fair will be on Saturday, June 2 from 9-3! Bake Sale! Raffle! Come one, come all!!!
We are looking forward to this morning's Downsizing Program with Adriane Weinberg of An Organized Approach! Also, mark your calendars for three weeks from today - that is the date for the Friends of Fox Chase Library's Annual book sale and craft show! It will take place on Saturday June 2 from 9-3.
A nice neighborhood event at Pennypack tomorrow evening
Verizon is working on fiber-optic line replacement at the Fox Chase Neighborhood Library today, which can result in some (hopefully brief) phone outages. Please bear with us!
We are closing at 4:30 today due to excessive heat.
If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
**UPDATE: We went to try to get the bird at 9:45, and it had taken off. We will keep a lookout and see if he returns. If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
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