Coming Up in Frankford

Coming up in the next four weeks in Frankford:

  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, August 7, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Devil Diarist of Winchester, VA Jerry Holsworth
  • Concerned Citizens of Northwood Meeting
    When – Thu, August 11, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Simpson Playground – Orthodox St. (map)
  • Hedge Street Park Cleanup
    When – Sat, August 13, 10am – 1pm
    Where – Hedge Street Park, Hedge and Orthodox Sts. (map)
  • 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 in front of 4601 Frankford Avenue.  Performances by Adaobi Kanu (a dancer), – Something Like a Monument (Jamie Shemanski is the lead singer), Matt Loki (he performed @ the last Second Saturday event)
  • PSA Area 1 Meeting
    When – Mon, August 15, 7pm – 8pm
    Where4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA (map)
    Description – Location: Frankford Hospital – 2nd Floor Conference Room Agenda: PSA
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, August 18, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – 4900 Frankford Avenue (map)
    Description – Aria Health, 2nd floor conference room
  • Frankford Garden Club Field Trip to Chanticleer Gardens
    When – Thu, August 25, 9am – 4pm
    Where – Meet at Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description – Self Guided GardenTour & Picnic – Bring a Picnic Lunch – (There are no restaurants at the Gardens) $5 for Frankford Garden Club Members $10 for Guests TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT Call Frankford Garden Club President Janet Bernstein at 267-982-9620 or jamberstone@gmail.com OR Vice President Johnnie Mae Parker at 215-537-0145
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, August 25, 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 Parks Group Meeting
    When – Mon, August 29, 6pm – 7pm
    Where – 2nd Baptist Church, Meadow and Mulberry Sts. (map)
    Description – We will be discussing taking on another project for improvements to Hedge Street park.