35 min ago

Shopping Prime Day? Remember to shop through ...

Shopping Prime Day? Remember to shop through smile.amazon.com and select Friends of J S Jenks and a portion of what you spend will be donated — no extra cost to you.

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5 hours ago

Leave it to our resident @swankeeper, Kate De...

Leave it to our resident @swankeeper, Kate Deregibus, to capture this stunning photo of a Monarch butterfly at Morris. Hope it brightens your Monday!

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Leave it to our resident @swankeeper, Kate Deregibus, to capture this stunning photo of a Monarch butterfly at Morris. Hope it brightens your Monday!
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10 hours ago

Find out WHAT'S IN BLOOM in July and where th...

Find out WHAT'S IN BLOOM in July and where the blooms can be found in the garden. http://bit.ly/July_InBloom

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania | What's in Bloom
    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania is a historic public garden and educational institution. It promotes an understanding of the relationship between plants, people and place through programs that integrate science, art and the humanities. Learn More
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19 hours ago

buhrayin posted 13 photos to Flickr:

22 hours ago

We're at the 40% mark. Can you help us get t...

We're at the 40% mark. Can you help us get to 50% and beyond? Read our latest campaign update, share and donate if you can!

    Click here to support Replace Stolen STEM/Arts Supplies organized by Friends of J.S. Jenks
    Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences is a public elementary school in the School District of Philadelphia serving students Kindergarten through 8th Grade from neighborhoods in Northwest Philadelphia. Most of these children come from economically challenged homes. Sadly, a theft was discovere...
    https://www.gofundme.com

33 hours ago

Ever thought about becoming a volunteer at Mo...

Ever thought about becoming a volunteer at Morris Arboretum? Come and join us! There are many opportunities to get involved, learn new skills and make new friends. To learn more and to apply: http://morrisarboretum.org/volunteer.shtml

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania | Volunteer
    Volunteering at the Morris Arboretum can be a rewarding and stimulating experience. You will learn new skills, make new friends, and become a valued member of the extended volunteer staff. The Arboretum could not accomplish all that it does without the help of its volunteers who play an integral role in the organization.
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42 hours ago

1 E Mermaid Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19118 posted 1 photo to Fotella:

43 hours ago

buhrayin posted 1 photo to Flickr:

2 days ago

Calling all garden experts, nature enthusiast...

Calling all garden experts, nature enthusiasts and/or horticultural professionals! Share your horticultural knowledge on Morris Arboretum’s blog. The Arboretum's blog is open for volunteer guest garden contributors. Journalism/Editorial writing experience a plus. Submit your name, topic and writing sample or full article to info@morrisarboretum.org.

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Calling all garden experts, nature enthusiasts and/or horticultural professionals! Share your horticultural knowledge on Morris Arboretum's blog. The Arboretum's blog is open for volunteer guest...
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2 days ago

Join us Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30pm for Co...

Join us Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30pm for Commonwealth Classic Theatre presents 'The Complete History of America (abridged)'. Garden admission is pay what you wish. http://bit.ly/2NMzkRF

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Join us Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30pm for Commonwealth Classic Theatre presents 'The Complete History of America (abridged)'. Garden admission is pay what you wish. http://bit.ly/2NMzkRF
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2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    DECK BUILD OFF REAR OF HOME CUT OUT FOR DOOR USE EXISTING LENTAL.

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE 200AMP SERVICE AND PANEL AND REWIRE ADDITION AND FISHING EXISTING WORK IN HOUSE LIGHT & OUTLET & RECEPTACLES AS PER NEC 2008 CC DISTRICT **NO BLDG PERMIT ON FILE FOR EXISTING WORK** NORTH DISTRICT

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  • ZONING PERMIT

    DECK BUILT OFF REAR OF HOME CUT OUT FOR DOOR USE EXISTING LENTAL.

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3 days ago

Year in Review: Survival of the trees on an u...

Year in Review: Survival of the trees on an urban campus

    Survival of the trees on an urban campus | Penn Today
    Since 2015, the Office of the University Architect has been partnering with the Morris Arboretum on a tree donation program in order to determine how particular trees fare in an urban environment.
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3 days ago

FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social

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    FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social
    This weekend on FYI Philly, we're celebrating National Ice Cream Month with our annual ice cream social, visiting some new spots and some Philly favorites that have stood the test of time. We round up artisan ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes plus Philly Mag's picks for coolest treats AND a refreshing spot for a hot summer day.
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3 days ago

ON THE BLOG: Untold Stories of Compton: The V...

ON THE BLOG: Untold Stories of Compton: The Vacation Companion, Contributed by Joyce H. Munro; read it here: http://bit.ly/vacationcompanion.

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    ON THE BLOG: Untold Stories of Compton: The Vacation Companion, Contributed by Joyce H. Munro; read it here: http://bit.ly/vacationcompanion.
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4 days ago

Grist Mill Demonstration Day at Bloomfield Fa...

Grist Mill Demonstration Day at Bloomfield Farm || SUNDAY, JULY 15th, 1:00pm - 4:00pm [Included with Garden Admission] : Come and explore revolutionary technology, local history and a beautiful setting along the Wissahickon Creek. http://bit.ly/2JeiKqU

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Grist Mill Demonstration Day at Bloomfield Farm || SUNDAY, JULY 15th, 1:00pm - 4:00pm [Included with Garden Admission] : Come and explore revolutionary technology, local history and a beautiful...
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5 days ago

Chestnut Hill Community Association was live....

    Chestnut Hill Community Association
    Chestnut Hill Community Association was live.
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5 days ago

Thank you to tonight’s individual Pastorius P...

Thank you to tonight’s individual Pastorius Park concert sponsor- Merrill Lynch, Nottingham-Goodman Group! #chestnuthillpa #pastoriusparkconcerts

    Chestnut Hill Community Association
    Thank you to tonight's individual Pastorius Park concert sponsor- Merrill Lynch, Nottingham-Goodman Group! #chestnuthillpa #pastoriusparkconcerts
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5 days ago

A big shout out to our Pastorius Park Concert...

A big shout out to our Pastorius Park Concert Series sponsor, Chestnut Hill Hospital. Thank you for making our concerts possible!

    Chestnut Hill Community Association
    A big shout out to our Pastorius Park Concert Series sponsor, Chestnut Hill Hospital. Thank you for making our concerts possible!
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5 days ago

Chestnut Hill Community Association was live....

Sound check with RUNA! Concert begins at 7:30. Join us it is a beautiful evening

    Chestnut Hill Community Association
    Sound check with RUNA! Concert begins at 7:30. Join us it is a beautiful evening
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5 days ago

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5 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A REAR SECOND FLOOR ADDITION TO A PREVIOUSLY APPROVED REAR ONE STORY PORTION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)

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    FOR THE ERECTION OF A REAR SECOND FLOOR TO AN EXISTING STRUCTURE USED AS SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)

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6 days ago

Chestnut Hill Community Association is feelin...

We are counting down the hours until RUNA (Award-winning Celtic roots band) returns to Pastorius Park Concerts THIS Wednesday (7/11) at 7:30pm. Bring your friends, family, lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics to our FREE concert and help us celebrate our 70th Anniversary! We will be collecting donations for the Police District #14 Advisory Fund and the Firefighters Widow Fund. Photo Credit: Isaac White — with Maggie Estes White, Shannon Lambert-Ryan, Cheryl Prashker, Zach White, Isaac White and Fionán de Barra.#chestnuthillPPC #chestnuthill_pa #runa Thank you to our Concert Series Sponsor Chestnut Hill Hospital, and our Individual Concert Sponsor Merrill Lynch-The Nottingham-Goodman Group. https://goo.gl/maps/uLdY38oFe2T2

    Chestnut Hill Community Association
    We are counting down the hours until RUNA (Award-winning Celtic roots band) returns to Pastorius Park Concerts THIS Wednesday (7/11) at 7:30pm. Bring your friends, family, lawn chairs, blankets, and...
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Jul 09

Is Monday too early to start thinking about w...

Is Monday too early to start thinking about weekend plans? Tag someone with whom you would like to sit on the garden bench, admire the flowers, soak up the sun and breathe in the summer air.

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Is Monday too early to start thinking about weekend plans? Tag someone with whom you would like to sit on the garden bench, admire the flowers, soak up the sun and breathe in the summer air.
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Jul 09

Univest Joins Friends of the Wissahickon as Lead Sponsor for 3rd Annual All Trails Challenge

Want to know more? Come to FOW’s ATC Information Session on Saturday, Aug. 4, from 10-11 a.m. at Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting (20 E. Mermaid Lane). Learn about how to get started – and keep going, see the park, promote your progress among your network, and more.

    Univest Joins Friends of the Wissahickon as Lead Sponsor for 3rd Annual All Trails Challenge - Chestnut Hill
    Univest Joins Friends of the Wissahickon as Lead Sponsor for 3rd Annual All Trails Challenge Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) is proud to welcome Univest as a lead sponsor for its third annual All Trails Challenge (ATC), the exciting four-month fitness experience that invites outdoor enthusiasts of all ages to hike, run, ride - bike or horseback - all 50 miles of Wissahickon Valley Park's scenic trails.
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Jul 07

Timeless, Longstanding, Fiscally Sound : Thes...

Timeless, Longstanding, Fiscally Sound : These are the aims of Morris Arboretum's Ever Green campaign: to sustain and grow the Arboretum as a premier public garden and as a center for botanical and horticultural research in Greater Philadelphia and beyond. To learn more about our Ever Green campaign and to contribute a gift, go to: https://powerofpenn.upenn.edu/school-and-center/morris-arboretum/. #PowerOfPenn

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Timeless, Longstanding, Fiscally Sound : These are the aims of Morris Arboretum's Ever Green campaign: to sustain and grow the Arboretum as a premier public garden and as a center for botanical and...
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Jul 06

Three cheers for membership! Join and enjoy a...

Three cheers for membership! Join and enjoy a year of free admission. //www.morrisarboretum.org/membership.shtml

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania | Membership
    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania is a historic public garden and educational institution. It promotes an understanding of the relationship between plants, people and place through programs that integrate science, art and the humanities. Learn More
    http://www.morrisarboretum.org

Jul 04

Got Penn Card? Just 13 miles from the Penn Ca...

Got Penn Card? Just 13 miles from the Penn Campus, Morris Arboretum is accessible by car, bike, and public transportation. Admission is free with your PennCard. Come and spend the day with us!

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania | Penn Students
    Walk to 30th Street Station. Take Chestnut Hill West Line Train towards Chestnut Hill West (31 mins, 10 stops). Walk to Germantown Avenue & Bethlehem Pike (1 minute). Wait for "L" bus toward Plymouth Meeting or Plymouth Meeting Mall. Bus MUST say "Plymouth Meeting" or it won't pass close enough to the Arboretum.
    http://www.morrisarboretum.org

Jul 03

Friends of J.S. Jenks shared their post.

It's vacation week for many, and school seems far away right now, but please consider taking a moment to donate to our campaign so we can work on replacing these items before the school year begins.

    Click here to support Replace Stolen STEM/Arts Supplies organized by Friends of J.S. Jenks
    Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences is a public elementary school in the School District of Philadelphia serving students Kindergarten through 8th Grade from neighborhoods in Northwest Philadelphia. Most of these children come from economically challenged homes. Sadly, a theft was discovere...
    https://www.gofundme.com

Jul 03

The Arboretum will be open tomorrow, July 4th...

The Arboretum will be open tomorrow, July 4th, from 10am - 4pm. Come take a stroll in the garden before your firework festivities begin. #Happy4thofJuly 🌲🌳🇺🇸🌳🌲

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    The Arboretum will be open tomorrow, July 4th, from 10am - 4pm. Come take a stroll in the garden before your firework festivities begin. #Happy4thofJuly 🌲🌳🇺🇸🌳🌲
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Jul 02

Introducing the Morris Arboretum Interns for ...

Introducing the Morris Arboretum Interns for 2018-2019. Tag along with them on their year-long adventures in Botany and Horticulture @mainterns on Facebook. Want to know more about Morris Arboretum's Internship program? Go to http://www.morrisarboretum.org/ed_internships.shtml.

    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Introducing the Morris Arboretum Interns for 2018-2019. Tag along with them on their year-long adventures in Botany and Horticulture @mainterns on Facebook. Want to know more about Morris...
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Jul 01

Friends of J.S. Jenks shared their post.

    Click here to support Replace Stolen STEM/Arts Supplies organized by Friends of J.S. Jenks
    Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences is a public elementary school in the School District of Philadelphia serving students Kindergarten through 8th Grade from neighborhoods in Northwest Philadelphia. Most of these children come from economically challenged homes. Sadly, a theft was discovere...
    https://www.gofundme.com

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