Free of Library of Philadelphia—Roxborough Branch 6245 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA19128 Open five days a week, the Roxborough Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia serves Roxborough and Manayunk. Through…More its history the Northwest Philadelphia branch existed in a variety of locations—including a supermarket—but has been in its current form since 1969. During its Changing Lives campaign in 1998, the library was refurbished.
William Levering Elementary School 6000 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA19128 With more than 260 years of history to its name, the William Levering Elementary School is a landmark in northwest…More Philadelphia. The massive granite structure on Ridge Avenue serves Roxborough and is a feeder school for Roxborough High School. Under the leadership of Dr. Glenn Douglas the school teaches students to live in accordance to REACH2 values: respect, enthusiasm, achievement, citizenship, and hard work equals heroism.
St Timothy's Episcopal Church 5720 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA19128 St. Timothy's has a long history in Roxborough, but has a fresh approach to keeping faith relevant and alive in its…More congregants. The church building is historic, but the words and ministries are modern. St. Timothy's has a lively youth group, and many other ways to get involved during the week besides just a Sunday service. See the website for more information or come to meet people and experience St. Timothy's for yourself at Sunday service September thru May at 8am and 10:30am (September through May) and 8am and 9:30am (June through August).