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Coming Up in Frankford 7/14 to 8/10/2012

  • Deni Playground Flea Market
    When – Sat, July 14, 8am – 4pm
    Where – Deni Playground, Church and Leiper sts. (map)
    Description – Vendors Wanted!!! Bring your own tables and tents: first come, first serve-setup by 9am Come sell your crafts, antiques, collectibles, home décor, yard sale items, and flea market treasures. Illegal items and inappropriate items are prohibited; also food or drink may not be sold. Cost of space $15.00-payable of day of event. For more information please contact Nolan at or call 267-303-8173
  • Frankford 224 Day
    When – Sat, July 14, 12pm – 3pm
    Where – Post 224 (map)
    Description224 Day will take place again this year. The event will be held on Saturday, May 14th from 12:00pm until 3:00pm. The drill team usually starts on Ditman and Wakeling in front of the Gambrel Recreation center and marches through the neighborhood until they end up on Orthodox and Ditman street near post 224.
  • Northwood Town Watch Meeting
    When – Tue, July 17, 6:30pm – 7:00pm

    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, Pratt St. and Castor Ave

  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, July 17, 7pm – 8pm

    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.

    When – Wed, July 18, 5:30pm – 6:30pm


  • PSA 1 Meeting
    When – Wed, July 18, 7pm – 8pm

    Where – 4900 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia PA

  • Community Garden Cleanup
    When – Sat, July 21, 8am – 4pm
    Where – Oxford Ave. and Foulkrod St. (map)
    Description – By Grace Alone Church is hosting a Frankford Community Garden workday. Please ask for Kimmi to see how you can help when you arrive. Food and drinks provided.
  • Frankford Garden Club
    When – Tue, July 24, 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Where – Wissinoming Park Playground

  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, July 26, 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.
  • PSA 2 Meeting
    When – Mon, July 30, 7pm – 7pm
    Where – 5700 HAWTHORNE STREET PHILA, PA (map)
    Description – PSA MEETING
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Wed, August 1, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Overington Park – Leiper and Orthodox Streets (map)
    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, August 2, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – The agenda is as follows: 4691 Hawthorne Street – Ongoing discussions about the proposal by the owner to open a grocery store 4327 Penn street – Zoning application for a day care 4834 Penn Street – Frankford Civic will be joining with Northwood Civic at a special meeting at the St. James Lutheran Church hall at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street at 7 PM on Tuesday July 17th to discuss the issue. We urge all Frankford and Northwood residents to attend this meeting. For further information, call Pete Specos at 267.738.3103
  • Community Paint Day
    When – Sat, August 4, 11am – 2pm
    Where – 2nd Baptist Church of Frankford, 1801 Meadow Street (map)
    Description – You are invited to participate in the creation of the Frankford murals by joining us for a community paint day. Snacks will be provided.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, August 5, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Civil War Secrets and Spies by Herb Kaufman
  • Plan Philla2035
    When – Tue, August 7, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Globe Dye Works, 4500 Worth St. (map)
    Description – Final meeting