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Coming Up in Frankford

There are the events coming up in the next four weeks:

  • Hope 4 Philly
    When – Saturday, Sep 17, 2011
    Where- Field next to Harding Middle School (Corner of Margaret and Ditman). (map)

    Description – 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 – 3pm
    Where – 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 – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)
  • Wissinoming Park Advisory Council Flea Market
    When – Sat, September 24, 8am – 3pm
    Where – Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description – Flea Market, $15 per table. Rain Date 10/01/11 Call Jerry at 215-743-6179 for further information.
  • Frankford High School College Resource Fair
    When – Tue, September 27, 10am – 11am
    Where – Frankford High School (map)
    Description – The Northeast EPIC Stakeholder Group in collaboration with Communities In Schools will be hosting a college resource fair for students at Frankford High School.
  • Frankford Parks Meeting
    When – Tue, September 27, 6pm – 7pm
    Where – 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street (map)
  • PSA Area 1 Meeting
    When – Wed, September 28, 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
  • Northeast EPIC Stakeholder Community Meeting
    When – Thu, September 29, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Aria Hospital 4900 Frankford Avenue (2nd Flr Board Room) (map)
    Description – Michael Rice, the community engagement specialist from the Department of Human Services will be facilitating a leadership development training.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, October 2, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Special Operations in the Civil War Dr Sid Copel
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Tue, October 4, 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.
  • Imagining Frankford
    When – Wed, October 5, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Denby’s Sweet Sensations, 4428 Frankford Avenue, Phila. PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Master planning meeting for a new series of murals along Frankford Avenue
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, October 6, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
  • Mastery Charter Smedley Elementary School PTA Flea Market
    When – Sat, October 8, 10am – 2pm
    Where- Wissinoming Park (map)
    Description- Contact Kathy, 215-839-2333 to reserve space, rain date 10/15/2011
  • Frankford Second Saturday Festival
    When – Sat, October 8, 12pm – 5pm
    Where- 4600 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

  • Historical Society of Frankford program
    When – Tue, October 11, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
    Where- 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description- COLONIAL CIDER BREWING Frankford’s Revolutionary Cider Jonathan Gradman, Brewmaster The cider brewed in Colonial America – and today at Frankford’s Revolutionary Cider – was the most widely consumed beverage with meals in America. Meet with the brew master and learn of the history and brewing of this historic alcoholic libation.
  • Imagining Frankford
    When – Thu, October 13, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Denby’s Sweet Sensations, 4428 Frankford Avenue, Phila. PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Master planning meeting for a new series of murals along Frankford Avenue