Jenkintown Library


Welcome to Jenkintown Library, a special place for Jenkintown residents. Offering a rich history of service and commitment, the library features a wealth of information and materials, best sellers, and up-to-date technology.


Summer Inspired Silent Auction

During regular library hours, come in and bid on beautiful books on art and gardens – Monet, Matisse, and more! The auction runs June 21 through July 8.


The Loss of a Colleague and Friend

Jenkintown Library has sad news to share about our friend and colleague, Edith Prout.

Edith Prout passed away on Thursday, May 25 at Fox Chase Cancer Center. She will be dearly missed. The Library and the Board of Directors are grateful for her 50 years of exemplary service to the community.

A Memorial Service for Edith was held on Thursday, June 8 at 7:00 PM at Grace Presbyterian Church. Jenkintown Library was closed early at 6:30 PM for the service.

Condolence cards may be sent to her family and brother, James G. Prout, 701 Glendalough Road, Erdenheim, PA 19038.

Please contact Jenkintown Library for more information, (215) 884-0593.







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Mon - Thu 10:00AM - 9:00PM

Fri 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Sat 10:00AM - 2:00PM

Closed Sunday

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Club 306

Club 306 is an early literacy program for children ages 4-8 and their favorite adult.