Ben Remsen

Kingsessing Library Celebrates 100th Birthday!

By Ben Remsen | November 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Kingsessing Library has served the Southwest Philadelphia community for a full century! All are invited to come to the Centennial Celebration on Thursday, December 5th, from 4:00-6:00 pm, at […]

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Kingsessing Library Fights the “Summer Slide”

By Ben Remsen | May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Research shows that kids lose an average of 20% of their school-year gains over summer vacation. This “summer slide” tends to be even slipperier in poor communities. As summer approaches […]

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The Little Free Library at the Kingsessing Recreation Center

By Ben Remsen | May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Kingsessing Library is very excited to be collaborating with the Kingsessing Recreation Center to get books into the hands of everyone in the neighborhood. Courtesy of a generous donation […]

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