Township Events for 05/17 Weekly Update


News and Updates

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STEAM Saturdays: Video Game Soundtrack Design

When: 1-3 p.m., Saturday, May 18

Where: Elkins Park Library

Ages: 12-18

Registration Required:

Learn about arranging audio tracks that dynamically enhance gameplay, evoke emotions, and immerse players in virtual worlds through carefully crafted soundscapes and melodies. Join Apple Distinguished Educators to create original music with Garage Band.

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Teen Gardening Club

When: 3:30 - 4:30p.m, Monday, May 20

Where: Glenside Free Library

Join the Teen Gardening Club! Learn what it takes to manage a garden, from watering, replanting, and weeding to creating fun projects like strawberry rocks and bug hotels. This volunteer opportunity lasts from April to November. Students will earn community service hours. Ages 14 to 18. Registration required.

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Teen Summer Volunteer Orientation

When: 4:30-5 p.m., Wednesday, May 22 at Elkins Park Library; 4:30-5 p.m., Thursday, May 23 at Glenside Library

Ages: 14-17

If you are a teen and need community service hours, the library has summer volunteer hours from mid-June to mid-August. At this orientation, learn what a library volunteer does, our hours/schedule, and the application process. Please sign up for the branch you wish to volunteer at.

Registration required.

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Cheltenham Comprehensive Plan Open House

When: 5-8 p.m, Wednesday, May 22

Where: Curtis Hall, 1250 W. Church Rd

Learn about the themes and recommendations of the draft Comprehensive Plan and vote on your priorities for improvement.

There will be a series of public meetings through which residents may give feedback - stay engaged for updates and opportunities to add your voice to this process.

Cheltenham’s MCPC Planner, Chloe Mohr, can also be reached for questions or comments at and 610-278-3739