Jenkintown Library and the Book Drop are CLOSED Until Further Notice
Due to the Coronavirus restrictions set forth by Governor Wolf, the Jenkintown Library and the Book Drop will be CLOSED until further notice. We will be in touch again as we gather more information about the current situation.
Wellness Calls for Seniors
The Montgomery County Office of Senior Services is offering Well Calls to individuals age 60 and over. The primary purpose of the call is to prevent the feeling of isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you, or someone you know, could benefit from a Well Call, please click here to submit your request.
Pennsylvania Primary Election is June 2nd
The Pennsylvania primary election is coming up on June 2nd. Governor Tom Wolf is encouraging voters to apply for a mail-in ballot. Click here for information on how to apply.
If you are not registered to vote, the new deadline to register to vote or update a voter registration for the primary is May 18. Registered voters have until 5:00pm on May 26 to sign up to vote by mail ballot and until 8:00pm on election day to return their voted ballot. Voters who applied for a ballot before the change of election date do not need to apply again, but voters whose address may have changed should contact their county election office.
For more information on all things related to voting in Pennsylvania, call the Department of State’s toll-free hotline at 1-877-VOTESPA (1-877-868-3772) or visit votesPA.com.
Today is #GivingTuesdayNow!
Join your Jenkintown Library by participating in the #GivingTuesdayNow movement today! In response to the COVID-19 crisis, #GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of giving and unity.
Need Some Ideas?
We can still show social connection and come together on behalf of our communities even while practicing physical distancing. Here are a few that will do wonders right here in Jenkintown:
As always, the Jenkintown Library is grateful for your continued support. If you are able to make a donation today, please click here or find us on Venmo @JenkintownLibrary. You can also visit now.givingtuesday.org for more ways to participate in this global effort.
More Celebrations of National Library Week
NEW Online Resources Available
During these challenging times, we still want to continue to be a resource for our community. We have gathered all of the helpful information and links for online resources that are now available from activities to e-books to live classes, and put them all on one page! We hope these will help as we all continue to practice social distancing and online learning. Check back often as we will add more as we receive them. Click here or the image below to visit our new Online Resources page!