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Colonial Business Association–board meeting

Monday, May 21st, 2018

6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Board Room

Middle School Book Club – A Silent Voice by Yoshitoki Oima

Monday, May 21st, 2018

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Teen Space

Civic Green Special Athletes Board Meeting

Monday, May 21st, 2018

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Board Room



Wine and Cheese and Chocolate Tasting Fundraiser Sponsors A big THANK YOU to all of our sponsors who made our FIRST Wine and Cheese and Chocolate Tasting fundraiser such a success! Joel and Peggy Sloane   Joel and Carole Lukoff   Marc J. and Amy P. Grossman The Artist’s Loft Elizabeth Barker BJ’s Boscov’s Department Store Bredenbeck’s Bakery & Ice Cream Parlor Cantina... Thank you to all of the sponsors who made our Wine and Cheese and Chocolate Tasting Fundraiser such a success!

AED Fundraiser for the Library Many of our community members are aware of Simon’s Heart (previously Simon’s Fund), started by a local family. You can read about their organization and mission here: Now a local student has come forward and offered to fundraise on behalf of the Library so that we may have an AED (automated external defibrillator) device... Local student fundraising for the Library--Donate here!

WHITEMARSH ART CENTER–on display in the Library! The Whitemarsh Art Center has been a long-time partner with the Library for a variety of events. The next time you’re in the Library, please check out some of their members’ work, currently on display around the main areas. Right now there’s everything from some familiar Philly streets, to portraits, flowers, and beach-themed landscapes! Certain... Whitemarsh Art Center on display in the Library now!

GSK Science in the Summer™ GSK Science in the Summer™ is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, which introduces students in grades 2 through 6 to the wonderful and fascinating world of science. This year, classes at William Jeanes will be held on July 9th and 10th and will explore the Science of Space! Program is now full, but waiting list is open!

TRIBUTE GIFTS Donate a Book in Someone’s Name The William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning is pleased to offer you the opportunity to honor a loved one with a bookplate in one of the titles in our collection. Click here for the form. You may print it and fill it out... Read more....

Library Corner Click below to read through past “Library Corner” articles from The Colonial: April 22, 2018: Celebrate William Jeanes Memorial Library’s 85th Anniversary at Open House, by Lisa Clancy April 15, 2018: Books Galore Available at Annual William Jeanes Memorial Library Spring Book Sale, by Lisa Clancy March 25, 2018 : April Features Chances to Celebrate... Read our latest "Library Corner" article from The Colonial here!

Library Parking Project 2018 Dear Community Member, As many of our neighbors know, since the William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning reopened its doors on Joshua Road in 2012, we’ve become very good at fulfilling our mission “to be a resource center that serves the diverse and changing needs of the community by... Library Parking Project 2018

History The History of William Jeanes Memorial Library The original home of the library was a single room in the William Ambler House in Plymouth Meeting. In 1926 Mary Jeanes Miller donated $75,000 as seed money to finance a new library in memory of her first husband William Jeanes. It took awhile but in 1935 the... CELEBRATING 85 YEARS: Click here to see the notes describing the initial meeting to form the William Jeanes Memorial Library. Check back each month for updates as we dive into our history!

Turtle Dance Music This sensory-friendly music, comedy, and movement program is a "turtle-riffic" musical experience that is designed to engage with children through songs, movement, stories, projections, and interactive music technology! The show is crafted to be inclusive for all children, including children with autism spectrum disorders, and is a great time for parents and caregivers too! Wednesday, May 30th @ 6:30

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