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City-Wide Star Party: An Evening Under the Stars

This is the biggest stargazing party in the region. It was formerly known as Astronomy Night, and Wyck will host the star party in the historic rose garden.

Annual Creek Cleanup & Talkin' Trash Picnic

This year's annual creek cleanup will be held in the south end of the park. The clean-up efforts will focus on the Wissahickon Creek and the Monoshone Creek, a historic creek… Read More

Container Gardening Workshop at Greensgrow

Registration is required for this event, which is $45. 

Philadelphia Energy Vision Listening Session

As part of the update to Greenworks, Philadelphia's sustainability plan, the Office of Sustainability (OOS) set a long-term vision for a city where all Philadelphians efficiently use clean energy that they… Read More

DVGBC's Seventh Annual Sustainability Symposium

The symposium features educational sessions covering green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices, including LEED, Passive House, Living Building Challenge, Enterprise, WELL, green stormwater infrastructure and 2030 Districts. Click… Read More

Kensington Community Food Co-op Groundbreaking

The afternoon will start with a KCFC Community Meeting that will include a board election stump speeches from candidates, project updates and an unveiling of the new KCFC logo as voted… Read More

Container Gardening Workshop at Greensgrow West

The participation fee for the event is $45 with registration.

Alumni Weekend: Nature & Cities Panel

Dean Frederick Steiner moderates a discussion of panelists including Jose Alminana and Carol Franklin of Andropogon, Adrian Benepe of Trust for Public Land, Catherine Seavitt Nordenson from City College of New York and Richard Weller from PennDesign Landscape Architecture based on "Nature… Read More

Old and New Along the Wissahickon, 1776-1876 with Elizabeth Milroy

Elizabeth Milroy, the department head of Art & Art History in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design at Drexel University, will examine how and why the Wissahickon was… Read More

Garden Volunteer Day at Wyck House

Join the house's "Love the Rose Garden" volunteer group that meets once a month in the spring, summer and fall. Click here for more information about the monthly volunteer opportunity. 

Awbury al Fresco

This event will serve as the inaugural celebration of the Gay Gilpin Johnson Archives and Education Fund. The evening will start with a self-guided tour of the Agricultural Village, showcasing the… Read More

103rd Rittenhouse Flower Market

  • 9:00AM 2:00PM
  • Rittenhouse Square
There will be family-friendly activities, including a ‘children’s botanical coloring competition, and chances to shop for your garden with annuals, herbs, vegetables and hanging baskets available.   

LOVE Your Park Week

There will be opportunities to volunteer this entire week. The goal is to engage with 2,000 volunteers coordinated by more than 80 friends groups this year.  Register and learn more about… Read More

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