- Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
When-Sun, May 4, 12pm – 5pmWhere-4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124Description-Presentation at 1:30 PM: Col Frederick Boland, 72nd PA (Baxter’s Fire Zoaves) and Member of GAR Post 2 Leona Baker (Descendant)
Open house Historical Society of FrankfordWhen-Sun, May 4, 1pm – 4pmWhere-1507 Orthodox Street Philadelphia, PA 19124Description-The Historical Society of Frankford in cooperation with Frankford Friends School presents An exhibit in Celebration of Frankford Friends School 175th Anniversary “Friends in Frankford” The entire school collaborated on projects that focus on the history of Quakers in Frankford This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information please call 215-743-6030 Sponsored in part by a grant from the Pennsylvania Humanities Council
Mother’s Day PlaygroupWhen-Wed, May 7, 11:00am – 12:30pmWhere-Frankford Group MinistryDescription-Calling all Mothers! Come to the Neighborhood Parenting Program to celebrate Mother’s Day with your family and other moms! Mother’s Day is a day to pay tribute to you for everything you’ve done! This event will offer crafts, food and everything will be provided FREE. What better way to celebrate! When: Wednesday May 7, 2008 11:00 am- 12:30pm The Neighborhood Parenting Program, a part of Frankford Group Ministry, provides parenting classes, trips and activities for parents and their children age 12 and under. For more information, please call Rebecca Daniel at 215-744-2990 x212
Neighborhood Parenting ProgramWhen-Sat, May 10, 9am – 2pmWhere-Garden State Discovery MuseumDescription-The Neighborhood Parenting Program is sponsoring a Free Bus Trip to The Garden State Discovery Museum on Saturday, May 10th, 2008 from 9 am to 2 pm for parents and their young children. The Garden State Discovery Museum is a hands-on museum for young children. It offers fifteen larger-than-life, kid powered interactive exhibit areas. You’ll be able to get inside of a gigantic bubble, scale a rock climbing wall, bandage a wounded teddy bear, whip up a pretend exotic meal at the Discovery Diner or build a two-story house! Space is limited. First come, first served! Pack a brown bag lunch to eat there for you and your children. The Neighborhood Parenting Program, a part of Frankford Group Ministry, provides parenting classes, trips and activities for parents and their children age 12 and under. We are located at 4620 Griscom St., Philadelphia, PA 19124. In Person registration required, please contact Rebecca Daniel at 215-744-2990 x212.
Frankford Garden club plant saleWhen-Sat, May 10, 10am – 2pmWhere-in front of the Frankford LibraryDescription-Frankford Garden club is holding a plant sale in front of the Frankford library on Sat. May 10. 2008, from 10am to 2pm. We are hoping to catch those mother’s day shoppers with beautiful plants for Mom or any gardener ready to kick off the planting season.