9 hours ago

New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxo...

New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxophone Torresdale Branch Library!

    Torresdale Branch Library
    New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxophone Torresdale Branch Library!
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3 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Building the Bridge to Financial Literacy!

    Ms. Thurman is asking for $429.24:
    My students need these Chromebooks in order develop an understanding of what it means to be financially literate.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • WeDo LEGOs for FIRST Robotics Team

    Mrs. Green is asking for $638.60:
    My students need 2 LEGO WeDo building and robot sets, baseplates, storage containers, book and LEGO tape.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Financial Literacy for LifeI

    Ms. Rondon is asking for $429.24:
    My students need these Chromebooks to learn about financial literacy. They will by visiting various financial literacy websites and creating an "If I had a Million Dollar game."
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

4 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Financial Moguls Need Folders

    Ms. Belfus is asking for $234.88:
    My students need folders and binders to be competitive in the Stock Market Game. They are buying stock and learning about how the stocks work. They supplies will keep themselves organized and their research handy.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Focusing on Financial Literacy

    Ms. Belfus is asking for $303.94:
    My students need a chromebook and cases for their chromebooks to learn about financial literacy by visiting various financial literacy websites and playing the Stock Market game.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia syste...

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia system will be closed on Wednesday 4.18.18 and our library, the Torresdale branch, will re-open on Thursday 4.19 at 2pm. If you need to renew material during this time, please visit our website, www.freelibrary.org and log into your account with your library card/pin #'s. Our drop box will also be open during this time. Thank you!


Apr 14

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • We’re Bug Eyes for Books

    Mrs. Green is asking for $386.15:
    My students need books about insects and bugs to increase their knowledge.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Enlighten Our Young Minds

    Mrs. Cunningham is asking for $525.36:
    My students need to see and experience our active curriculum by using a laptop projector.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Apr 12

Northeast Philadelphia School Evacuated Over Chemical Scare

The fire department responded to a hazmat situation at the Benjamin Rush School at 11081 Knights Road around 2:30 p.m.

    Northeast Philadelphia School Evacuated Over Chemical Scare
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A school in Northeast Philadelphia was evacuated due to a chemical scare on Thursday afternoon. The fire department responded to a hazmat situation at the Benjamin Rush School at 11081 Knights Road around 2:30 p.m. The school was evacuated due to reports of chemicals in the boiler room.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Apr 12

Apr 08

  • Buggin' Out! Part 5

    Mr. Sardarian is asking for $157.19:
    My students need crafts and stationary supplies to work on their scienctific based projects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Apr 07

  • A Place To Flex Our Brain Muscles

    Mrs. Wallace is asking for $555.94:
    My students need a flexible work space in order to participate in cooperative group activities.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Apr 04

Torresdale Branch Library added an event.

Torresdale Library Join other adults who are interested in reading and discussing popular books. Enjoy some friendly conversation and light refreshments! For further information, please contact Mike at 215-685-0494. Sponsored by Friends of Torresdale Library

    Book Club for Adults
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Apr 04

  • Being Responsible Students

    Mrs. Wallace is asking for $172.58:
    My students need a carpet sweeper in order to keep our room looking its best. They also need a timer, dry erase markers and erasers to practice phonics and math skills.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Apr 03

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

    Share the Spotlight | Audition
    Current 6th to 12th graders living in New York City or Philadelphia may audition. Applicants may audition on one of the following instruments: guitar, bass guitar, drum set, keyboards, or vocals. Applicants should have some experience on their instrument and be highly motivated to practice and learn new parts.
    http://sharethespotlight.org

Apr 03

  • Can We CHATT About It? Part 4

    Mrs. Aguilera is asking for $483.08:
    My students need a personal fitness program and self defense techniques to maintain self control.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Apr 02

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

Looking to start a business? Attend this great program at Tacony Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia!

    Business Plan Toolkit for New Entrepreneurs
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Apr 02

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Buggin' Out! Part 4

    Mr. Sardarian is asking for $275.28:
    My students need a Chromebook and crafts to continue their literacy-based scientific studies.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • The Value of Money!

    Mr. Sardarian is asking for $727.45:
    My students need board games and Chromebooks to enhance their financial literacy skills.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • The Value of Money! Part 2

    Mr. Sardarian is asking for $558.06:
    My students need board games, a Chromebook, videos and crafts to become self aware of the value of money.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Mar 31

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • OSMO Learning for Kindergarten!

    Ms. Smith is asking for $443.88:
    My students need a new iPad and Osmo kits to increase STEM skills and connect to the world around them.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Math Makes a Lot of Cents

    Mrs. Green is asking for $978.45:
    My students need financial literacy books, puzzles, games and learning centers.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • We're Bugging Out for Chromebooks!

    Mrs. Barson is asking for $1372.66:
    My students need 4 Chromebooks in order to explore our science unit on the world of insects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Help Us Not Be "Board" While Increasing Math Skills.

    Mrs. Blaston-Wible is asking for $416.15:
    My students need board games, counting games, and strategy games to use for increasing math skills, logic and reasoning skills all while promoting good sportsmanship and cooperative learning.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • From the cocoon to the classroom

    Ms. Feinman is asking for $476.56:
    My students need a science center so they can learn about a butterflies lifecycle.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Mar 30

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Let's Get The Dr. Seuss Mega-Set

    Mrs. Fox is asking for $446.82:
    My students need a Dr. Seuss Mega-Set so they can strengthen their independent reading skills.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Technology Today

    Mrs. Fox is asking for $714.53:
    My students need an HP Laptop to learn about the world around them.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Buggin' Out! Part 3

    Mr. Sardarian is asking for $234.39:
    My students need a Chromebook and pencil sharpener to complete their literacy-based scientific studies.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Super Supplies

    Mrs. Fox is asking for $288.55:
    My students need ink, paper, erasable markers, a classroom calendar, paper towels and scissors.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Ode to a Bug Part 2!

    Ms. Rondon is asking for $429.24:
    My students need 2 Chromebooks to enhance their learning during literacy class.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Bugging Out About New Laptops

    Mrs. Wallace is asking for $973.12:
    My students need Chromebooks in order to explore and learn about different types of insects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Mar 29

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm 3100 Red Lion Rd Philadelphia, PA

Mar 29

Mar 29

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • The History of Bugs Part 2

    Ms. Belfus is asking for $626.20:
    My students need Chromebooks to create a variety of insect related projects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Dynamite Learners Need Supplies

    Mrs. Garrow is asking for $385.05:
    My students need 2-pocket folders, Sharpie Flip Chart Markers, glue sticks, mechanical pencils, classification file folders, Mr. Sketch twistable crayons, and 3-ring binders, in order to, be successful in school.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • Chromebooks for Success!

    Ms. Thurman is asking for $429.24:
    My students need these Chromebooks to complete their adaptive intervention program.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment
  • 3, 2, 1 A Lot of STEAM for Everyone!

    Mrs. Green is asking for $3294.80:
    My students need Chromebooks, cases and printer ink to learn science, technology, engineering, art and math subjects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Mar 27

  • Ode to a Bug!

    Ms. Rondon is asking for $429.24:
    My students need these chromebooks to start a unit on poetry dealing with insects.
    Aloysius L Fitzpatrick Elementary School Comment

Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared St Jerome CY...

Here is a wonderful event for the entire community to enjoy!


Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

Even FLP staff know this struggle

    Barbara Kay
    The Shareable Clique has 2,569 members. A Facebook Group for libraries and book lovers to share their viral content that can be reshared on other...
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