Coming Up in Frankford

These are events coming up in the next four weeks in Frankford:

  • Frankford Garden Club Field Trip to Chanticleer Gardens
    When – Thu, August 25, 9am – 4pm
    Where – Meet at Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description – Self Guided Garden Tour & 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 –Gambrel Recreation Center at 1900 Wakeling Street. 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.
  • Back to School
    When – Fri, August 26, 5pm – 7pm
    Where – Sankofa Freedom Academy, Paul and Ruan Streets (map)
    Description – Back to school event courtesy of Tony Payton
  • Frankford Parks Group Meeting
    When – Mon, August 29, 6pm – 7pm
    Where2nd Baptist Church, Meadow and Mulberry Sts. (map)
    Description – We will be discussing taking on another project for improvements to Hedge Street park.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, September 4, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Gettysburg, Tom Huntington
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Tue, September 6, 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.
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, September 8, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
  • Concerned Citizens of Northwood Meeting
    When – Thu, September 8, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Simpson Playground – Orthodox St. (map)
  • Frankford Second Saturday Festival
    When – Sat, September 10, 12pm – 5pm
    Where- 4700 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 Special Services District Quarterly Board Meeting
    When – Mon, September 12, 8:30am – 9:30am
    Where – St. Mark’s Church (Griscom St Entrance) (map)
    Description – All meetings are open to the public.