The Class of 1967 of Immaculate Heart of Mary school will hold its 50th reunion Saturday, Sept. 30, at 6 p.m. at The Great American Pub in Conshohocken. Cost is $35 per person. If you were part of this class and are interested in attending, email ihm67@ comcast.net or call 215646-4572 for further information. adelphia will pilot a Sunday Literacy Program at 11 libraries
This programis intended to offer additional help to students struggling to read in first through third grades. Continuing throughout the school year, each library hosting a Sunday Literacy Program will have two sessions for students. Each session will be run by a teacher and will include the following elements: read aloud, independent reading, literacy games and writing.
Registration is required to participate, but families can register on their first visit. Participants should plan to arrive at the beginning of one of the sessions.
Session 1 will be held from 1 to 2:45 p.m. Session 2will be held from 3 to 4:45 p.m.
Participating libraries include the Andorra Library, 705 E. Cathedral Road, Roxborough; the Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, 68 W. Chelten Ave., Germantown; and the West Oak Lane Library, 2000 Washington Lane, West Oak Lane.
The Sunday Literacy Program is part of Read by Fourth, a citywide effort of more than 100 organizations convened and managed by the Free Library that aims to majorly increase the number of students in Philadelphia entering the fourth grade at reading level by 2020.