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Coming Up in Frankford

  • Hoop Dreams Kick off Game & Barbecue
    When – Sat, July 16, 11am – 2pm
    Where- Wilmot Park (map)
    Description- Kick off Game & Barbecue for the Hoop Dreams Summer Basketball League. Contact Kim Washington 215-701-2588, Jason Dawkins 215-686-3488 or Ban Slater 215-498-3993 for details
  • St. Joachim Alumni Association
    When – Wed, July 20, 6pm – 7pm
    Where – St. Joachim, 1527 Church St., Pope Paul IV room below the church (map)
    Description – The Next meeting for the Alumni Association is July 20 at 6pm. Pope Paul IV room below the church. The first meeting was very constructive but the attendance was a bit disappointing. We need more folks to show up so we can get this off the ground. Lots of people said they would be there and didn’t show or call. Let’s make this happen. Shirts will be in so if you ordered and paid, you can pick up. We are still taking orders for more shirts. Installation of Officers and planning of the Alumni Social (September) will be on the agenda.
  • Frankford Business and Professional Association Meeting
    When – Tue, July 26, 12pm – 2pm
    Where – Frankford Aria Hospital (map)
    Description – The next Frankford Business & Professional Association Meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 26th, from 12n to 2p at Frankford Aria Hospital (4900 Frankford Avenue), in the conference room on the second floor. Lunch will be provided. SCORE, a national nonprofit that provides free services to small businesses, will be presenting.
  • Weekly Frankford Farmers Market
    When – Tue, July 26, 2pm – 6pm
    Where – Frankford Ave. and Bustleton Ave. (map)
    Description – The first weekly farmers market will be held in front of the SEPTA police office. Fresh fruit and produce.
  • Frankford Civic Association Special Meeting
    When – Wed, July 27, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Ave. 2nd floor (map)
    Description – Zoning issues for 4677 Frankford Ave., 2056 Bridge St., 4947 Frankford Ave., 5108 Torresdale Ave.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, July 28, 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.
  • Frankford Special Services District Quarterly Board Meeting
    When – Mon, August 1, 8:30am – 9:30am
    Where – St. Mark’s Church (Griscom St Entrance) (map)
    Description – All meetings are open to the public.
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Tue, August 2, 7pm – 8pm
    Where- Overington Park, Leiper and Orthodox Streets (map)
    Description – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, August 7, 12pm – 5pm
    Where4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Devil Diarist of Winchester, VA Jerry Holsworth
  • Frankford Second Saturday Festival
    When – Sat, August 13, 12pm – 5pm
    Where- 4500 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, Frankford Aria Hospital and Quicky Mart Express. Performances will be held at the Parking Lot at 4346 Frankford Avenue.