Parks and Township Services

Township Services

Cheltenham Township offers a wide array of services and activities to the residents of
Elkins Park which make living in Elkins Park convenient, easy, and rewarding – from
free leaf pickup in the fall to providing transportation for school-age children living in
Elkins Park to certain local Jewish schools.
Elkins Park Library. Through our neighborhood library, families enjoy access to books,
video, CDs and DVDs on loan, as well as periodic evening and/or summer programs for
children such as magic shows, puppet theater, and science classes. For more information,
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Adult Classes. The Township also offers a diverse assortment of inexpensive continuing
educational programs for adults covering a wide variety of interest and hobbies, including
classes and programs for screenwriting, drama, woodworking, cooking, and gardening.


Children from the community have a variety of places to play. The Township maintains
a number of beautiful parks, tennis courts, ice-skating rink and other amenities.

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