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Jul 13

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Innovation & Impact Microgrant Volunteers

13 Jul 2016 10:59 am

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Innovation & Impact Microgrant Volunteers
    Uncategorized 13 Jul 2016 10:59 am The Passyunk Square Civic Association submitted a proposal for a Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Innovation & Impact Microgrant in the amount of $1,500, and we won approval for it! The proposal was to purchase and distribute trash cans, brooms and dust pans for take-out businesses in our neighborhood in order to help reduce litter.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jul 13

Public Pools Now Open

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    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Public Pools Now Open
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Jul 13

The Democratic National Convention Is Coming

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    Passyunk Square Civic Association " The Democratic National Convention Is Coming
    2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) will be in town. Most of the DNC will occur at the Wells Fargo Center in the evening between 5:00 pm and 11:00 pm . However, a number of smaller caucus and council meetings during work hours at the Pennsylvania Convention Center as well.
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Jul 13

Greening and Gardening

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    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Greening and Gardening
    Passyunk Square Civic Association © 2016 | FastTrack made free by Stylish Seven Jeans
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Jul 13

General Meeting – No July or August General Meetings

13 Jul 2016 10:58 am

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " General Meeting - No July or August General Meetings
    Uncategorized 13 Jul 2016 10:58 am There are no July or August General Meetings. Enjoy your summer and stay safe! Read tips on how to stay cool from the City of Philadelphia. South Philadelphia Older Adult Center (SPOAC) at 1430 E.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jul 13

Bike Tree Tour – Wednesday, August 3

13 Jul 2016 10:58 am

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Bike Tree Tour - Wednesday, August 3
    Uncategorized 13 Jul 2016 10:58 am Join East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association and Passyunk Square Civic Association for a bike tree tour Saturday, August 3 , from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm with South Philly tree expert Peter Verrecchia! We'll meet at Capitolo Playground ( 900 Federal St) and start by exploring a few trees on foot for our non-biking friends.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jul 11

  • Comfy, Cozy Reading Nook!

    Mrs. Tsafos is asking for $452.00:
    My students need a cozy rug and comfy beanbag seating for our reading nook.
    George W Childs Elementary School Comment

Jul 10

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Jul 10

  • A Place to Share and to Care!

    Teacher Foster-Parfitt is asking for $607.27:
    My students need a large carpet where they can all gather and learn.
    George W Childs Elementary School Comment

Jul 06

PPD 3rd Police District PSA 1 Community-Town Watch Meeting Wed 07-06-2016 630pm

PPD 3rd Police District
PSA 1 Community-Town Watch Meeting
Wed 07-06-2016 630pm
Santore Library 932 S. 7th Street

Jul 03

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Jul 03

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

Jul 01

July Schedules & Savings

South Philly, 1170 S. Broad St.

    July Schedules & Savings
    Aside from the heat, July is one of our favorite months because of Philadelphia Dance Day, a huge nonprofit community festival where hundreds of people come together to celebrate dance! If you haven't already, please mark your calendars for Saturday, July 30, because this is one massive dance party that you don't want to miss!
    https://phillydancefitness.com

Jun 26

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Jun 23

17th Police District "Summer Block Party" Committed to Raising the Bar (Sat., June 25, 2016)

Come out to Meet & Greet, 17th Police District Captain and Officers. There will be fun games and activities for the children. Agencies with information. Location: 1200 Point Breeze Avenue on Saturday, 25th June (10:00am to 6:00pm).

Jun 22

Neighbors Seem to Like Senior Housing Plan at Broad & Ellsworth

Finally, it seems that the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth is moving in the right direction. For those unfamiliar with this property, the adjacent Saint...

    Neighbors Seem to Like Senior Housing Plan at Broad & Ellsworth
    Finally, it seems that the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth is moving in the right direction. For those unfamiliar with this property, the adjacent Saint Rita of Cascia Shrine has for years been planning to extend their facility to this vacant parcel.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

Jun 22

Senior housing proposed for new St. Rita's center on South Broad

1166 S Broad Street

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Zoning board approves 80 apartments and retail at 12th and Chestnut

150 N. 6th Street

    Senior housing proposed for new St. Rita's center on South Broad
    Back in 2014, church leaders at St. Rita of Cascia, on South Broad just below Washington Avenue, unveiled a proposal for a new conference center building on the large vacant lot next to the historic church. To the consternation of the South Broad Street Neighborhood Association, the proposed new Cascia Center was a low-slung prefab shed-like structure, not particularly complementing its neighbor.
    http://planphilly.com

Jun 20

South Broad Street Neighbors Association Meeting

1606 South Broad Street – The application is for the erection of one (1) awning sign (80 Sq.ft.) for a prepared food shop (less than 20 seats) on the 1st floor with existing 3-Family dwelling above (previously approved).

1244 South Broad Street – The application is for five (5) dwelling units in an existing structure.

1148-66 South Broad Street – St. Rita of Cascia has asked to present for a “Preliminary Review” of a project for the SW corner of South Broad Street and Ellsworth Street. No zoning is currently at issue. An application has been filed at this time. This is for “preliminary review” only.

1148-66 South Broad Street – St. Rita of Cascia has asked to present for a “Preliminary Review” of a project for the SW corner of South Broad Street and Ellsworth Street. No zoning is currently at issue. An application has been filed at this time. This is for “preliminary review” only.

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1411 West Ritner Street – The application is for three (3) dwelling units in an existing structure.

    South Broad Street Neighbors Association Meeting
    Agenda: 1606 South Broad Street - The application is for the erection of one (1) awning sign (80 Sq.ft.) for a prepared food shop (less than 20 seats) on the 1st floor with existing 3-Family dwelling above (previously approved).
    http://planphilly.com

Jun 20

Philly's public pools open this week

Ridgway (1301 Carpenter St., 19147)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

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Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Samuel (3459 Gaul St., 19134)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Feltonville (231-37 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Vare (2600 Morris St, 19145)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

N. Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

McVeigh (400-64 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Bridesburg (4601 Richmond St., 19137)

Ziehler (200-64 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

Hunting Park (900 W. Hunting Park Ave., 19140)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Myers (5803 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

* Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave, 19144)

* Sayre (5835 Spruce St., 19139)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Dendy (1501-39 N. 10th St., 19122)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Sacks (400 Washington Ave., 19147)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave, 19135)

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

ML King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

Mill Creek (5100 Parrish St., 19139)

Lederer (1219-25 E. Montgomery Ave., 19125)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

CB Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Stinger Square (3200 Dickinson St. , 19146)

    Philly's public pools open this week
    It's the first day of astronomical summer, the temperature is heating up and, just in time, Philadelphia's public pools are about to open. The city's 70 free public pools - the most per-capita of any city in the country - start to open on Wednesday. All of the pools will open by July 1.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 19

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Jun 15

Layers of Onion Dances at SoLow Fest

Headlong Dance Studios (1170 S Broad Street)

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...will next be seen in town Wednesday, March 16, 2011  at the Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street. I wanted to find out what some of their secrets were to their longevity and...

    Layers of Onion Dances at SoLow Fest
    Republished by kind permission from the Fringe blog. "After slicing bags of onions, I still hadn't cried. For most this would be a good thing, but for me, it was disappointment."-Talia Mason In preparation for her SoLow Fest performance, Onion Dances, Talia Mason chopped onions, attempting to cry while talking about family memories and associations with onions.
    http://phindie.com

Jun 15

Growth, Cockroaches, and *not* Micropenises: Julius Ferraro and Dani Solomon give us the SoLow down on MICROMANIA

We got the SoLow down on this compelling original piece from writer/actor Julius and director Dani Solomon. [Headlong Studios, 1170 S. Broad Street] June 16-21, 2016.

    Growth, Cockroaches, and *not* Micropenises: Julius Ferraro and Dani Solomon give us the SoLow down on MICROMANIA
    As part of SoLow Fest 2016, former Phindie theater editor Julius Ferraro presents the third iteration of his one-man psychological office cockroach drama MICROMANIA. The work "explores the human obsession (fear?) with the tiny, inconsequential, and useless. Trapped in the abominable TeamWorkShop with no tools but their minds, three coworkers will escape only by ridding the office of an (imaginary?)
    http://phindie.com

Jun 12

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Jun 08

Stoop of the Month Winner

08 Jun 2016 04:40 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Stoop of the Month Winner
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:40 pm Congratulations to this month's Stoop of the M onth winner! Some nice creative house numbers are always a great to make your stoop unique. We love the second floor balcony on this home and the beautiful blooms! A neatly maintained hose lets you know the flowers are well cared for.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

South Philly Language Exchange – Thursday, June 30

08 Jun 2016 04:44 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " South Philly Language Exchange - Thursday, June 30
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:44 pm The next South Philly Language Exchange will be on at Plaza Garibaldi (935 Washington Ave. ). All South Philly Language Exchanges begin at ! Do you want to learn some Spanish? Would you like to meet Spanish-speaking neighbors and help them to learn English, while supporting a local Mexican restaurant and building community in Passyunk Square?
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

JACKSONopoly Recap

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " JACKSONopoly Recap
    JACKSONopoly was a huge success! We had a wonderful night. Over 100 guests attended and danced the night away as we raised funds for Jackson. We were honored to have Mayor Jim Kenney and Councilman Mark Squilla attend.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

Night Out for Kirkbride

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Night Out for Kirkbride
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm On Friday, May 20, 85 neighbors, teachers, and parents gathered at Industrious Office to celebrate A NIGHT OUT FOR KIRKBRIDE! The event raised over $8,000 for the Friends of Kirkbride to support Kirkbride Elementary School at 7th St. and Dickinson St.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

Capitolo Awesome Party – Saturday, June 25

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Capitolo Awesome Party - Saturday, June 25
    www.capitolofleamarket.com
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Jun 08

Greening and Gardening

08 Jun 2016 04:46 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Greening and Gardening
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Jun 08

Monthly Zoning Meeting – Tuesday, June 14

08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Monthly Zoning Meeting - Tuesday, June 14
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm PSCA monthly zoning meetings occur on the second Tuesday of the month from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Saint Maron's Maronite Church (1013 Ellsworth St).
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

General Meeting – Tuesday, June 7

08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " General Meeting - Tuesday, June 7
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm Come out and meet PSCA's new officers and directors! Our next monthly General Meeting is Tuesday, June 7, at the South Philadelphia Older Adult Center (SPOAC) at 1430 E. Passyunk Ave.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

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