Township Events for 5/25 Weekly Update

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Library Closure
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Cheltenham Township Library Systems (CTLS) will be closed from May 27 through May 29 for Memorial Day Weekend.  

Summer Teen Volunteer Information Session

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Elkins Park: Friday, May 26, from 4 to 5 p.m.

Glenside: Thursday, June 1, from 4 to 5 p.m.

Teens! If you need community service hours, the library is here to help! Please come to one of the above information sessions, based on where you want to volunteer, and learn about library volunteers, our schedule, and the application process. Ages 13 to 17. Registration required.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration

Wednesday, May 31, 6:30 p.m. Elkins Park Library.

A special celebration for families that have completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program with Cheltenham Township Library System! Featuring children's storyteller, Thembi Palmer, and her interactive movement adventure, "This Book Makes Me Do Things." Plus crafts, a graduation ceremony and cupcakes, and a free copy of a paperback book for each family. Registration required.

*Space is limited and first priority will be given to families that have completed the program. Other families that are enrolled in the program are encouraged to attend and will be notified if space is available.


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Ella’s War Book Launch Q&A with Author Rusty Allen

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Pick up a copy of his new book Ella’s War! This is a 21+ event. Friday, June 2, 6:30 p.m. at the Jenkintown Library. Admission is free but tickets are required. Sign up here: Debut local author Rusty Allen | ELLA'S WAR book release Tickets, Fri, Jun 2, 2023 at 6:30 PM | Eventbrite

Free Blood Pressure Screening

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Every 4th Tuesday of the Month in the The Plaza Lobby at 1250 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown between 11 a.m and 12 p.m. call 215-938-7201 for more information.


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Library Closure

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The library will be closed and the outside drop box will be locked for Memorial Day, Saturday, May 27, Sunday, May 28, and Monday May 29. The library's staff wishes you all a peaceful and happy Memorial Day!


Skateboard Clinic