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Contemporary Poetry Collection Grows at Ryerss

IMG_0209The contemporary poetry collection at Ryerss Museum and Library has doubled in size over the last year and continues to grow. Book are not yet available for borrowing but you can read them in the comfort of the library. Poetry collections are donated by poets reading for The Fox Chase Reading Series and from Books reviewed by The Fox Chase Review.  Ryerss Museum and Library is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This Sunday- Rutkowski and Smith

thad 7SmithThe Fox Chase Reading Series is pleased to present our Featured Poets/Writers Reading on June 29th with Thaddeus Rutkowski and Curtis Smith at Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. .  The reading will begin @ 2pm in the second floor gallery of the museum. The features will be followed by an open reading. https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2014/06/01/rutkowski-and-smith-in-fox-chase-june-29th/

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A Great Afternoon of Baseball At Ryerss Burholme Park

IMG_9278It was a great afternoon of Baseball at Ryerss Museum and Library between the Athletic Base Ball Club of Philadelphia and Mohican Base Ball Club of Kennet Square. More photographs here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157602669224015/

Attention Artisans, Crafters, Photographers

Christmas-snapper-197x300Ryerss Victorian Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, December 7th 10am to 2:30pm

Ryerss Museum & Library, Burholme Park

7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111

To sign up for a table please email:  ryerssmuseum@gmail.com

Victorian Christmas Bazaar:  A Ryerss Tradition.  Exquisite crafts & gifts, fresh wreaths & holiday decorations for sale. Lunch in the Victorian Tea Room, Homemade baked goods, wassail bowl, Raffles of valuable prizes, Blacksmithing demonstrations outside, Used book sale in the basement, Live music, & Festive decorations. Santa visits at 10:30.Donations of winter coats & pet supplies accepted.