Upcoming Events

Committee on Financial Hardship, Historical Commission, agenda attached

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Winter Solstice in Manayunk

Come celebrate the winter season in Manayunk! On Friday, December 19th at sunset, join the party as we enjoy a birds of prey show, winter dances, a trio of holiday tales,… Read More

Franklin's Paine Holiday Punch Bowl

We know you have holiday parties lining your December calendar but make sure you save some holiday cheer for Franklin's Paine Skatepark Fund (FPSF)!  On Friday, December 19, we invite you… Read More

Frostfest at Sister Cities Park

Come celebrate the holiday season with music, family-friendly activities, free carriage rides around the park, ice carving demonstrations, a chance to see Santa Claus, and sweet treats from Logan Square Cafe.… Read More

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education Saturday Restoration Volunteer Workday

Get some fresh air and exercise while helping maintain the beauty and biodiversity of our forest.  Be a steward of the land by helping us remove invasive plants, plant native species,… Read More

Open House: Meet the New South Philadelphia 21st Century Library!

Open House: Meet the New South Philadelphia 21st Century Library! Monday, December 22, 5:30PM - 6:30PM Fumo Family Library, 2437 S. Broad St. Join us to hear updates and see vibrant… Read More

Day of Distribution

We will be distributing all collected goods to the homeless at City Hall on 12/25/14 starting at 10am. To volunteer please register. If you register we will contact you within 2… Read More

Historical Holiday Church Tour of Kensington & Fishtown

Have you ever wondered what was behind the door of some of Philadelphia’s oldest and most beautiful churches? Well, now’s your chance. The churches of Fishtown and Kensington will open their… Read More

New Year's Day Mummers Parade

Instead of beginning in South Philly, the parade now begins at City Hall with judging taking place at 15th Street and John F. Kennedy Boulevard. It then goes south on Broad… Read More

Philadelphia Historical Commission Meeting

The Philadelphia Historical Commission meets at 9:00 a.m. in Room 18-029 at 1515 Arch Street (One Parkway).   Meeting agenda available on the Historical Commission website (

DVRPC Strategies for Older Suburbs Roundtable Series: The Pop-Up Economy

Strategies for Older Suburbs Roundtable Series: The Pop-Up Economy   DVRPC’s roundtable series highlights challenges older suburbs and downtowns are facing. The Strategies for Older Suburbs Roundtable Series provides a means… Read More

Francisville Community Meeting

Discussion and voting on the Land Value Tax.

River Wards District Plan Public Meeting

Philadelphia 2035  River Wards District Plan Public Meeting more information

Safe Mobility Planning

This event offers 1.5 AICP CM credits. The event is free, but register is required: Event Description Growing numbers of people are commuting and getting around town by bicycle. Keeping… Read More

East Kensington Neighbors Association Zoning Meeting

The EKNA Zoning Committee holds monthly community zoning meetings every second Wednesday of the month at Circle of Hope (2007 Frankford Ave). All members of the community are welcome to attend.… Read More

White Towers Revisited Opening Reception

White Towers Revisited   Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, 05:00pm — Friday, Apr. 17, 2015, 05:00pm Harvey and Irwin Kroiz Gallery   The Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania   220 South 34th… Read More

Francisville Community Development Review and Voting Meeting

Doors open at 5:30PM for refreshments, project review and sign in. Meeting starts at 6:15PM

East Kensington General Meeting

Monthly Meetings Neighbors have a general meeting on the 3rd Monday of every month 6:30PM- Neighbors gather to mix and chat. 7:00PM- Meeting agenda begins There are serious things to address,… Read More

Sustaining Places Through the Comprehensive Plan

The event is free, but register is required: Event Description Sustainability and comprehensive planning can run on two separate tracks within local government. To create sustaining places, the programs have… Read More

New Year's Eve Fireworks

DESCRIPTION Date: December 31, 2014 – January 1, 2015 First show: 6 p.m.Second show: Midnight Overview Ring in 2015 twice during SugarHouse Casino’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks… Read More

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