6 hours ago

Here are the events for the rest of the week!...

Here are the events for the rest of the week! Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 2:30 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Earth Slime Saturday: Parent Workshop: Babywearing 101 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Movie Day

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    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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47 hours ago

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorro...

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18. Richmond Library will RE-OPEN on THURSDAY at 2PM.


2 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Families with babies and/or toddlers! Some reminders about upcoming Read, Baby, Read programs: Wed 4/18 - LIBRARIES CLOSED; NO STORYTIME Thurs 4/19 - Richmond Library opens at 2:00 PM, Baby Storytime (My First Storytime) at 2:30 PM! Sat 4/21 - Babywearing 101 workshop with Lottie Hansen of Babywearing International (at Richmond Library). Coffee/tea provided! Bring baby and try out different carriers! Hope to see you at one or both of these events! Questions? Email Barbara at Taitb-at-freelibrary.org.

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2 days ago

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out...

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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3 days ago

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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3 days ago

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is ou...

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick. :( Rescheduled for Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m.


5 days ago

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME ...

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME INTO THE LIBRARY ON TUESDAY AND GET JOB LEADS, RESUME ADVICE AND MORE!


Apr 09

Updated Apr 11

Someone one broke into my car

Luckly i left the door unlock.. It was no broken windows. Put $100.00 was stolen out my car.. I parked on the 3000 Block of Tulip sy

Apr 10

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

So many great programs for families with babies and toddlers this week at Richmond Library! Wednesday 4/11 @ 6 PM - Pajama Storytime (ages 12-24 months) Thursday 4/12 @ 11 AM - My First Storytime (ages 0-12 months) Saturday 4/14 @ 12 PM - Learn about Lead Exposure with the City of Philadelphia's Lead and Healthy Homes Program staff! ALL FREE!


Apr 09

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Paint & Plant 4:00 p.m. ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Flower Experiment Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Flower Thumbprint Painting Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Flower Origami Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: Parent Workshop: Learning about Lead Exposure 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Tie Dye Shirts


Apr 03

We've got parent groups every Saturday in Apr...

We've got parent groups every Saturday in April at the Richmond Library! Join us for one, a few, or all four informative sessions! All free! Light refreshments will be served. This Saturday 4/7 at noon - bring your baby/toddler and explore 5 informal stations on different aspects of language development. Solo caregivers and siblings also welcome! To sign up for text message reminders for Read, Baby, Read events at the Richmond Library, @portrichmo to the number 81010.† †standard message rates may apply


Apr 03

Paint and Plant next Monday, April 9th at 4:0...

Paint and Plant next Monday, April 9th at 4:00 p.m.! Decorate a flower pot then plant seeds to take home with you. For children and families.


Apr 02

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Candy Egg Hunt ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers Park Conservancy/Friends Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Cup Plants Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Paint Eggs Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Rain in a Bottle Saturday: Parent Workshop: Baby Stay and Play Stations 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.


Mar 28

ALL CITY LIBRARIES WILL BE CLOSING AT 3PM TOM...

ALL CITY LIBRARIES WILL BE CLOSING AT 3PM TOMORROW, THURSDAY MARCH 29. ALL LIBRARIES WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY MARCH 30 FOR GOOD FRIDAY.


Mar 26

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: World People Crowns ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Dreamcatchers Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Boomerangs Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Lanterns & Fortune Cookies Friday: Closed for Good Friday Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Tie Dye Earth


Mar 25

Mar 22

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

If you were sad to miss this morning's baby storytime at Richmond Library, don't worry - we've got one this Saturday, 3/24 at 11 AM! Hope to see you there! Also, save your Saturdays in April - we've got some great workshops lined up for parents (flier attached).


Mar 20

ALL FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA LOCATIONS WI...

ALL FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA LOCATIONS WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW, MARCH 21 DUE TO SNOW.


Mar 20

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FROM FOUR (4) LOTS (3608 BALFOUR STREET, 3610-12 BALFOUR STREET, 3614 BALFOUR STREET, AND 2954 E VICTORIA STREET). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. SEE A/P NO 859401 FOR APPROVED PLANS.

    3610 BALFOUR ST Issued March 19, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FROM FOUR (4) LOTS (3608 BALFOUR STREET, 3610-12 BALFOUR STREET, 3614 BALFOUR STREET, AND 2954 E VICTORIA STREET). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. SEE A/P NO 859401 FOR APPROVED PLANS.

    2954 E VICTORIA ST Issued March 19, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FROM FOUR (4) LOTS (3608 BALFOUR STREET, 3610-12 BALFOUR STREET, 3614 BALFOUR STREET, AND 2954 E VICTORIA STREET). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. SEE A/P NO 859401 FOR APPROVED PLANS.

    3614 BALFOUR ST Issued March 19, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FROM FOUR (4) LOTS (3608 BALFOUR STREET, 3610-12 BALFOUR STREET, 3614 BALFOUR STREET, AND 2954 E VICTORIA STREET). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION.

    3608 BALFOUR ST Issued March 19, 2018 Comment

Mar 19

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Pot of Gold Hunt Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Leprechaun Slime Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Hand Painted Rainbows Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Leprechaun Hats Saturday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: St. Patrick’s Day Treats


Mar 14

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

THE RICHMOND LIBRARY WILL OPEN AT 2:00 PM TOMORROW - Thursday, 3/15. At 2:30 PM we're back with Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime! Hope you can join us with your baby for this FREE event. Siblings welcome. To sign up for text message reminders for Read, Baby, Read events at the Richmond Library, @portrichmo to the number 81010.† †standard message rates may apply


Mar 13

Join us tomorrow Wed 3/14 at 6p for Read, Bab...

Join us tomorrow Wed 3/14 at 6p for Read, Baby, Read Walkers and Talkers Pajama Storytime at the Richmond Library! We are going to try out the meeting room - look for stroller parking upstairs, then join us downstairs! If you need an accessible entrance, ask at the desk and someone will help you. Siblings welcome, pajamas optional. To sign up for text message reminders for Read, Baby, Read events at the Richmond Library, @portrichmo to the number 81010.† †standard message rates may apply


Mar 12

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Pot of Gold Hunt ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. CareerLink 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Leprechaun Slime Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Hand Painted Rainbows Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Book Club (adults) 6:30 p.m. Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 2:30 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Leprechaun Hats Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: St. Patrick’s Day Treats


Mar 08

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

    Blog: Read, Baby, Read Helps Develop Language and Literacy at the Library
    Thanks to a generous grant from the William Penn Foundation, the Free Library is embarking on a series of fun programs for babies, toddlers and their families called Read, Baby, Read, using new library spaces and materials to help develop language and literacy.
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Mar 05

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

    A Seussical celebration - Star news
    Beloved children's author Theodor Seuss Geisel, more widely known by his pseudonym, Dr. Seuss, would have celebrated his 114th birthday on Friday, March 2. Created in 1997, Read Across America Day is...
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Mar 05

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Crowns ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers Park Conservancy/Friends Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Dragon Craft Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Fairy Potion Experiment No Walkers & Talkers Storytime - Resumes next week. Thursday: No My First Storytime - Resumes next week. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Bath Bomb Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Shrek 2 + 3 Movie Day


Mar 03

UNCLE SAM'S STORK HAS ARRIVED CARRYING TAX FO...

UNCLE SAM'S STORK HAS ARRIVED CARRYING TAX FORMS! GET YOUR TAX FORMS HERE! RICHMOND LIBRARY!


Mar 02

Our reading of Green Eggs and Ham!

Our reading of Green Eggs and Ham!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Our reading of Green Eggs and Ham!
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Mar 02

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

We had so much fun at our Dr. Seuss Party yesterday! We played Pin the Hat on the Cat, Stack the Cat's Hats, did lots of crafts, and finished with birthday cake!


Feb 27

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with stories, ...

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with stories, games, crafts, and birthday cake! This Thursday, March 1st at 4:00 p.m. All ages welcome.


Feb 26

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Cat in the Hat Popsicle Stick ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: No Preschool Storytime this week - Resumes next Tuesday 3/6. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Green Eggs and Ham Food/Craft Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Thing 1 & Thing 2 Pencils Information for Seniors 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. No Walkers & Talkers Storytime - Resumes 3/14. Lead Presentation 6:30 p.m. Thursday: No My First Storytime - Resumes 3/15. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Lorax Finger Puppet Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Party! 4:00 p.m. Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Dr. Seuss Movie Day


Feb 23

TOMORROW - Saturday, 2/24 at 11:00 AM, please...

TOMORROW - Saturday, 2/24 at 11:00 AM, please join us for Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime! This will be the last storytime until week of March 14! To sign up for text message reminders for Read, Baby, Read events at the Richmond Library, @portrichmo to the number 81010. † †standard message rates may apply


Feb 22

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday and Read Acros...

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday and Read Across America next Thursday, March 1st at 4:00 p.m.! Join us for stories, games, crafts, and, of course, birthday cake! All ages welcome.


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