These events are coming up in the next four weeks in Frankford:
- Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
When – Sun, September 4, 12pm – 5pmWhere – 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 – 8pmWhere – Overington Park, Leiper and Orthodox Sts – near the playground (map)Description – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone.
- Concerned Citizens of Northwood Meeting
When – Thu, September 8, 7pm – 8pmWhere – Simpson Playground – Orthodox St. (map)
- Frankford Civic Association Meeting
When – Thu, September 8, 7pm – 8pmWhere – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
- Frankford Second Saturday Festival
When – Sat, September 10, 12pm – 5pmWhere – 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, Shopping & art displays: the 4700 block of Frankford Avenue
- Frankford Special Services District Quarterly Board Meeting
When – Mon, September 12, 8:30am – 9:30amWhere – St. Mark’s Church (Griscom St Entrance) (map)Description – All meetings are open to the public.
- Historical Society of Frankford program
When – Tue, September 13, 7:30pm – 9:00pmWhere – 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)Description- HISTORY OF FRANKFORD From William Penn to the 20th Century View vintage video of former Society Curator, Howard Barnes, as you are guided through three centuries of Frankford History as highlighted in the Society’s extensive and diverse Library and Museum Collections.
- Presentation on proposed changes to the zoning code
When – Thu, September 15, 6:30pm – 8:00pmWhere – Aria Health, Frankford (map)Description – The Frankford CDC will be hosting a presentation on proposed changes to the zoning code on Thursday, September 15th at 6:30p at Frankford ARIA Hospital. We hope you can attend!
- Hope 4 Philly
When – Saturday, Sep 17, 2011Where – Field next to Harding Middle School (Corner of Margaret and Ditman). (map) The 2011 Hope 4 Philly Event will be held on Saturday, September 17th, 2011 at the field next to Harding Middle School (Corner of Margaret and Ditman). Hope 4 Philly is sponsored by the Convoy of Hope which is affiliated with the Faith Assembly of God Church located right here in Frankford.
- Art Under the Trees
When – Sat, September 17, 12pm – 3pmWhere – Overington Park, Leiper and Orthodox Streets (map)Description – Friends of Overington Park will host it’s Second Annual ‘Art Under the Trees’ event on Saturday September 17th from 12 to 3pm. There will be a children’s Chalk Art Contest, with prizes, Tree Identifying and Mapping for kids and adults who want to join in, Leaf related art projects and games, and refreshments! Please come out and join in the fun! The park is looking great this summer so there is lots of inspiration to get your artistic juices flowing. We found out over this summer that our trees date back to the Civil War era. We need to get them on the map. Can you guess what tree stood watch during 1861? Come out and find the answers. Hope to see you there!
- Northwood Civic Association Meeting
When – Tue, September 20, 7pm – 8pmWhere – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)
- Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
When – Thu, September 22, 5:30pm – 7:30pmWhere – Aria Hospital’s Frankford Campus (4900 Frankford Avenue) in the 2nd floor meeting room. Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
- 15th Police District PSA Area 1 Meeting
When – Wed, September 28, 7pm – 8pmWhere – 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA (map)Description – Location: Frankford Hospital – 2nd Floor Conference Room Agenda: PSA 1 Progress, concerns and action plan