Current Library Status

The Jenkintown Library is open! Fines will continue to be waived at this time. Please see COVID-19 FAQ page for more information. 

Our new Passport hours for September are as follows:  Tuesdays: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, Wednesdays: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Fridays: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, and Saturday the 11th and 18th: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. All passports are appointment only at this time. No walk-ins.

Please call the library to make an appointment: 215-884-0593. 

The library will be open on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, drop by and find your next favorite book! 


Latest News

You have until September 18th for the Teen Summer Reading Challenge!

Are you scrambling to get your Teen Summer Reading Challenge submitted? Well, you have until this Saturday, September 18th, to submit your responses. When you're ready, fill out the Google Form, found: here

Review the guidelines for the Summer Reading Challenge below and make sure to fill out the form to win a prize and get recognized for your commitment to reading some great books this summer. 

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Volunteer Position: Board Treasurer

Our board of directors is looking for a new board treasurer. Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to help your community? This could be a great fit! Please review the following volunteer description to see if this would be a good match. 

Volunteer description: here

Job Opening: Collection Coordinator

The Jenkintown Library is currently hiring for a Collection Coordinator position. This full-time position combines circulation management and cataloging, and reports to the library director. If you believe that you are a qualified match for this position, please review the job description and apply accordingly. 

Job description: here

MCLINC Circulation Update

The MCLINIC system update is complete and Polaris is back online. We are up and running for all circulation services. Drop by and check out your next great read to enjoy all weekend. We look forward to seeing you. 



Dinner en Blanc et Noir: Home Addition

Not able to join us for Dinner en Blanc et Noir? That doesn't mean you have to miss out on the special event. Join us remotely with #mydinnerenblancetnoir! Share the moment with your friends and neighbors even while separated. Ensure that you're involved with this unforgettable evening.