Coming Up in Frankford

There are the events coming up in the next four weeks:

  • Wissinoming Park Advisory Council Flea Market
    When – Sat, September 24, 8am – 3pm
    Where – Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description – Flea Market, $15 per table. Rain Date 10/01/11 Call Jerry at 215-743-6179 for further information.
  • Frankford High School College Resource Fair
    When – Tue, September 27, 10am – 11am
    Where – Frankford High School (map)
    Description – The Northeast EPIC Stakeholder Group in collaboration with Communities In Schools will be hosting a college resource fair for students at Frankford High School.
  • Frankford Parks Meeting
    When – Mon, September 26, 6pm – 7pm
    Where – 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street (map)
    Description – We will discuss an upcoming community event with Rebuilding Together Philadelphia, Philly Cares Day and other concerns that have been raised by residents about our parks. Also, board member invitations were sent out two weeks ago. I am still waiting for a response from some folks. In order to obtain our 501(c)(3) status we need to put a board of directors in place. If you received a letter in you are interested in joining the board please bring the requested information with you to the next parks meeting.
  • PSA Area 1 Meeting
    When – Wed, September 28, 7pm – 8pm
    Where- 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA (map)
    Description- Location: Frankford Hospital – 2nd Floor Conference Room Agenda: PSA 1 Progress, concerns and action plan
  • Northeast EPIC Stakeholder Community Meeting
    When – Thu, September 29, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Aria Hospital 4900 Frankford Avenue (2nd Flr Board Room) (map)
    Description – Michael Rice, the community engagement specialist from the Department of Human Services will be facilitating a leadership development training.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, October 2, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Special Operations in the Civil War Dr Sid Copel
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Tue, October 4, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – CORA Neuman Center at 1000 Orthodox Street (map)
    Description – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone.
  • Imagining Frankford
    When – Wed, October 5, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Denby’s Sweet Sensations, 4428 Frankford Avenue, Phila. PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Master planning meeting for a new series of murals along Frankford Avenue
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, October 6, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
  • Mastery Charter Smedley Elementary School PTA Flea Market
    When – Sat, October 8, 10am – 2pm
    Where- Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description- Contact Kathy, 215-839-2333 to reserve space, rain date 10/15/2011
  • Frankford Second Saturday Festival
    When – Sat, October 8, 12pm – 5pm
    Where- 4600 block of Frankford Avenue (map)

    Description- Come celebrate the Arts in Frankford with performances, free food and art to browse or buy, Sponsored by the Frankford CDC, Shopping & art displays

  • Historical Society of Frankford program
    When – Tue, October 11, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
    Where- 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description- COLONIAL CIDER BREWING Frankford’s Revolutionary Cider Jonathan Gradman, Brewmaster The cider brewed in Colonial America – and today at Frankford’s Revolutionary Cider – was the most widely consumed beverage with meals in America. Meet with the brew master and learn of the history and brewing of this historic alcoholic libation.
  • Imagining Frankford
    When – Thu, October 13, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Denby’s Sweet Sensations, 4428 Frankford Avenue, Phila. PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Master planning meeting for a new series of murals along Frankford Avenue
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, October 18, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)