Coming Up in Frankford 3/3 to 3/30/2012

  • Philadelphia Police C.H.E.E.R.S. Saturday Morning Program
    When – Sat, March 3, 9am – 1pm
    Where – Aria Health Frankford Campus 2nd floor meeting room (map)
    Description – The Community Health Enrichment Empowerment Resource Services (C.H.E.E.R.S.) Program for 2012 begins on March 3, 2012 and runs for 8 Saturdays. This is a Program run by Police Officers and designed to positively impact the youth (Students Ages 8-17) of our City. The program is a collaboration of efforts and resources of community based organizations, speakers, police officers and residents, in order to give our youth the necessary tools to create brighter futures and better communities. The following is the information on the C.H.E.E.R.S. Breakfast and lunch will be served.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, March 4, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Battle of Pea Ridge by Dick Simpson
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Wed, March 7, 7pm – 8pm
    Where- Historical Society of Frankford, 1507 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.
  • Philadelphia Police C.H.E.E.R.S. Saturday Morning Program
    When – Sat, March 10, 9am – 1pm
    Where – Aria Health Frankford Campus 2nd floor meeting room (map)

    Description – The Community Health Enrichment Empowerment Resource Services (C.H.E.E.R.S.) Program for 2012 begins on March 3, 2012 and runs for 8 Saturdays.

  • Saint Patrick’s Day Party
    When – Sat, March 10, 6pm – Sun, March 11, 12am
    Where – St. Joachim’s Fitzmaurice Hall, 1527 Church St. (map)
    Description – St. Joachim Alumni Association presents a St. Patrick’s Day Party. Fun, Games, raffles, live music, BYOB, beer provided, buffet dinner. $25 per person, $45 per couple. Tickets from Ed Miranda 267-882-5201. See flyer in the Gazette.
  • Historical Society of Frankford program
    When – Tue, March 13, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
    Where – 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – ANNUAL MEETING – Come out and learn what has been done this past year at your historical society — and what is being planned for the upcoming year. Enjoy a rare, behind the scenes tour of our 1930’s building and vast museum and library collections, followed by light refreshments. Don’t miss it!
  • Rain Barrel Workshop
    When – Wed, March 14, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
    Where – Frankford – Free Library of Philadelphia, 4634 Frankford Avenue (map)
    Description – Aaron Slater of the Energy Coordinating Agency will present information on conserving water for gardening, cleaning and more while you lower your water bill. The free workshop, one of four in the Green Frankford Series sponsored by the Frankford Garden. Participants will have the chance to apply for a rain barrel, which will be manufactured, delivered and installed for free by ECA staff. Call 215-685-1473 for more information.
  • Philadelphia Police C.H.E.E.R.S. Saturday Morning Program
    When – Sat, March 17, 9am – 1pm
    Where – Aria Health Frankford Campus 2nd floor meeting room (map)

    Description – The Community Health Enrichment Empowerment Resource Services (C.H.E.E.R.S.) Program for 2012 begins on March 3, 2012 and runs for 8 Saturdays.

  • Trees for Frankford
    When – Mon, March 19, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
    Where – Frankford Library, 4634 Frankford Avenue (map)
    Description – Sign up for a free yard tree and learn basic tree care. Speaker: Mindy Maslin, Tree Tenders, Philadelphia Horticultural Society.
  • Kindergarten Registration Panel
    When – Tue, March 20, 6pm – 8pm
    Where – Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue (map)
    Description – Do you have questions about getting your child ready for Kindergarten? For parents/guardians of children who will be five years old by 9/1/2012. email RSVP to learn@ccisnephila.com
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, March 20, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)
  • Philadelphia Police C.H.E.E.R.S. Saturday Morning Program
    When – Sat, March 24, 9am – 1pm
    Where – Aria Health Frankford Campus 2nd floor meeting room (map)

    Description – The Community Health Enrichment Empowerment Resource Services (C.H.E.E.R.S.) Program for 2012 begins on March 3, 2012 and runs for 8 Saturdays.

  • How to Divide and Transplant Garden Perennials
    When – Sat, March 24, 10am – 12pm
    Where – Overington Park, Leiper and Orthodox Street (map)
    Description – How to Divide and Transplant Garden Perennials –. Tools and gloves will be provided.
  • What is a Watershed?
    When – Mon, March 26, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
    Where – Frankford Library, 4634 Frankford Avenue (map)
    Description – Find out about city projects and plans for Frankford Creek. Speaker: Stephanie Clymer, Community Liason for the Tookany/Tacony/Frankford Watershed Partnership.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, March 29, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Aria Hospital’s Frankford Campus (4900 Frankford Avenue) in the 2nd floor meeting room. Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – The ultimate goal is to create a process that enhances the community’s ability to solve issues surrounding truancy, domestic violence, child safety and substance abuse.
  • PSA Area 1 Meeting
    When – Fri, March 30, 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