General contact information:
833 Chestnut Street, Suite 1220
Philadelphia, PA 19107-4429
Regular Library Hours
Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: open until 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: closed
Live Chat Hours - Member Only Service
Monday through Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
2014 Holiday Closures
Christmas Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Wednesday, December 24
Christmas Holiday - Thursday - Friday, December 25 - 26
New Year's Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Wednesday, December 31
2015 Holiday Closures
New Year's Day -Thursday - Friday, January 1 - 2, 2015
Martin Luther King Day - Monday, January 19
Presidents' Day - Monday, February 16
Good Friday - Friday, April 3
Memorial Day - Monday, May 25
Independence Day - Friday, July 3
Labor Day - Monday, September 7
Columbus Day - Monday, October 12
Veterans Day - Wednesday, November 11
Thanksgiving Eve - closing at 6:00 p.m. - Wednesday, November 25
Thanksgiving - Thursday - Friday, November 26 - 27
Christmas Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Thursday, December 24
Christmas Holiday - Friday, December 25
New Year's Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Thursday, December 31
2016 Holiday Closures
New Year's Holiday - Friday, January 1, 2016
Jenkins follows the Philadelphia Courts' policy regarding closing during inclement weather and other emergencies. When possible, closings will be announced in advance on this website. Otherwise, patrons should watch for news of the Philadelphia Courts closing on their website or listen to KYW Newsradio 1060.