Coming Up in Frankford 4/21 to 5/18/2012

  • Imagining Frankford
    When – Sat., April 21, 1pm – 2:30pm  Where – Campbell AME Church, 1657 Kinsey St.  You are invited to collaborate on the creation of the mural designs for Frankford.
  • Learn Internet Basics
    When – Tue, April 24, 12pm – 1:30pm
    Where – Frankford CDC – 490 Griscom St. Phila. PA 19124
    Description – See the Gazette for details:  http://gloomyhappy.wpengine.com/2012/04/05/learning-internet-basics/
  • Learn Internet Basics
    When – Tue, April 25, 12pm – 1:30pm
    Where – Frankford CDC – 490 Griscom St. Phila. PA 19124  Description – See the Gazette for details:  http://gloomyhappy.wpengine.com/2012/04/05/learning-internet-basics/
  • Learn Internet Basics
    When – Tue, April 26, 11:30am – 1pm
    Where – Frankford CDC – 490 Griscom St. Phila. PA 19124  Description – See the Gazette for details:  http://gloomyhappy.wpengine.com/2012/04/05/learning-internet-basics/
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, April 26, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Sankofa Freedom Academy, Paul and Ruan Sts. Philadelphia, PA 19124
    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.
  • Friends of Wissinoming Park Flea Market
    When – Sat, April 28, 8am – 3pm
    Where – Wissinoming Park
    Description – Vendors $15 per space, call 215-743-6179
  • 15th Police District Gun Buy Back

    When – Sat, April 28, 8:30am – 1pm
    Where – St. Joachim Parish, O’Kane Room, 1527 Church St. Phila. PA 19124
    Description – $50 food store gift certificate
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Wed, May 2, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Overington Park – Leiper and Orthodox Sts
    Description  – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone. If it is raining that day then  the meeting will be held at the Frankford Historical Society
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, May 3, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, May 6, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Exhibits a collection of Civil War Swords by Jim Mccoy of the Union League
  • Historical Society of Frankford program
    When – Tue, May 8, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
    Where – 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – The NATURAL HISTORY of FRANKFORD – Dr David Hewitt, ACADEMY OF NATURAL SCIENCES – An important aspect of an area’s history is its natural history. Take a look at Frankford’s urban ecology through the eyes of this Academy of Natural Sciences Botanist.
  • Circle of Honor Re-dedication
    When – Sat, May 12, 12pm – 2pm
    Where – Cedar Hill Cemetery (map)
    Description – There will be a re-dedication ceremony for 33 newly installed Federal military gravestones for the Union veterans buried in the “Circle of Honor” surrounding the monument. This is the culmination of phase 1 with the repair, cleaning, sealing, and preservation of the monument itself designated as phase 2.
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, May 15, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)