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South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Dines Out is baaaaaack. Get your tickets for a prix fixe menu at Yeeroh on 12/12!

    SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh
    SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local...
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16 hours ago

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times...

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times!

    As Construction Booms, Philadelphia Seeks to Preserve Its Past
    According to the National Trust, the credit enabled the rehabilitation of more than 300 historic buildings in Philadelphia from 2002 to 2016. Nationwide, 1,039 historic buildings were repurposed with $1.2 billion in tax credits during the 2016 fiscal year, a 20 percent increase over the previous year.
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East Point Breeze Neighbors shared Travis Man...

Shout out to our Clean and Green Committee co-chair Amanda Bauman, for her work putting together Point Breeze Day of Service on 11/11/17. These bi-annual days of service connect local high school students from several schools with community leaders for a variety of community service projects in Point Breeze.

    Travis Manion Foundation
    Travis Manion Foundation, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. 24,491 likes · 1,746 talking about this · 717 were here. "If Not Me, Then Who..."
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2 days ago

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You...

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You'll be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card.

    Indego User Survey 2017
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

2 days ago

Join us as close to 30 community organization...

Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.

    Unity In The Community
    Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

A big guide to Philly’s holiday markets

This popular event returns for its 12th year on Saturday, December 9 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 1241 Carpenter Street. The brigade brings dozens of local artists together, and you can peruse and purchase as you wish.

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Where: Dilworth Park in front of City Hall (1 S. 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

Where: Greensgrow Farms (2503 E. Firth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125)

Where: Drexel University (3501 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

Where: Bartram’s Garden (5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19143)

Where: 7165 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Where: BOK Building (1901 S 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148)

Where: Rotunda building (4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

    A big guide to Philly's holiday markets
    The holiday season is in swing! And while you could just get all of your shopping done with the click of a button, where's the holiday spirit in that? Behold: The coolest festive shopping events happening in Philly this month, from holiday markets to craft shows to pop-up shops.
    https://philly.curbed.com

2 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Southwest Center City Tree Planters are planting 12 trees this weekend! Want to help out? Come by SOSNA's office at 9a.

    SOSNA Green Tree Planting
    SOSNA Green will be planting 14 street trees in the neighborhood (east of 20th Street). Please help us green the neighborhorhood and invite friends! We...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

The Nude Party at The Boot & Saddle on 02/03/2018 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The Nude Party - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 3rd, 2018
    The Nude Party congealed as one unit in the southern mountain town of Boone, NC in 2013 and gained their namesake very literally. Bonded by isolation, house party debauchery, a religion based on pushi
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

2 days ago

17th Police District: Police Service Area (PSA) 2 Community Monthly Meeting on Tues, 21st Nov @6pm

PPD 17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Please bring your concerns, questions and most important stay involved to what is going on in the your neighborhood and receive the crime report for Grays Ferry community.

We ALL need to WORK TOGETHER towards having a SAFE neighborhood/community.

Date: Tuesday, November 21st | Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Street (Cafeteria Area), 19145

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

2 days ago

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Tomorrow: Help us plant some trees and then celebrate the good deed at Brewery ARS! #winwin

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

South Philly Church Holding Event For Families Of Incarcerated Parents

The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 18th, from 7 p.m. to midnight at 1125 South Broad Street.

    South Philly Church Holding Event For Families Of Incarcerated Parents
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A South Philadelphia church is counting on members of the community to "turn up and bail out," just in time for the holidays. Compassion ministry leaders from Circle of Hope Church are mobilizing in conjunction with Philadelphia Community Bail Fund to prove that black lives matter this holiday season, with a "Turn Up to Bail Out" fundraiser to free mothers and fathers who are incarcerated.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

3 days ago

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising mon...

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising money to go towards purchasing all of their families meals for Thanksgiving.

    Small Fry
    Small Fry;
    http://www.small-fry.org

3 days ago

"The result: a more inclusive park by many ac...

"The result: a more inclusive park by many accounts that, while not totally immune to societal ills, is an example of an approach that Balfelt says is about quality, time and trust."

    In Copenhagen, a "People's Park" Design Includes Dark Corners
    In the center of Nørrebro, a relatively diverse northern neighborhood in otherwise homogenous Copenhagen, lies a park the size of a small town square. Despite its unimpressive size, Folkets Park, the People's Park, is a square plot of grassy land that has been contested for decades.
    https://nextcity.org

3 days ago

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 peop...

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final meeting tonight at the Dixon House at 6:00 PM.If you would still like donate please let us know.Thank you and we look forwarding to seeing everyone tonight.

    Unity In The Community
    We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Hot off the e-press is our November Newslette...

Hot off the e-press is our November Newsletter. We got a lot more coming up this month including: 🎟️ SOSNA Green Tree Planting this Saturday at 9a 🎟️ SOSNA Happy Hour on Tuesday, 11/28 at Founding Fathers Sports Bar & Grill 🎟️ #GivingTuesday for Carpenter green on Tuesday, 11/28! 🎟️ SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh on Tuesday, 12/12 http://mailchi.mp/7ae6099e0d24/sosna-newsletter-nov-2017

    SOSNA Newsletter | November 2017
    Check out what we have coming up this month and how you can get involved with your neighborhood.
    http://mailchi.mp

3 days ago

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolya...

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

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4 days ago

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for th...

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the latest exciting news!! #savethedate #FoCANightOut2018

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the...
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4 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour drinks and some munchies at a local establishment! This will be our final SOSNA happy hour this year so come by to see how you can get involved.

    SOSNA Happy Hour
    Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Liza Anne at The Boot & Saddle on 05/05/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Liza Anne - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - May 5th, 2018
    "Growing up, people would always say I was too happy to be depressed, or too social to have anxiety," says Liza Anne Odachowski, the critically acclaimed songwriter better known these days by her stage name Liza Anne. "In their eyes, because I was one thing, I couldn't also be something else.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

4 days ago

The Naked Sun (Record Release Show) at The Boot & Saddle on 01/27/2018 08:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The Naked Sun (Record Release Show) - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 27th, 2018
    With songs that echo the rawness and sincerity of the cities around which its members grew up-Detroit, Baltimore, Philadelphia-the band blends the basics of roots rock and folk with layers of bols
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

4 days ago

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, alo...

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming Saturday, November 18. We're looking for about 6-8 volunteers to help dig the holes, stick 'em in, and get them good and staked. We've got the supplies, we just need yer muscles. You would need to be available from 9-noon. There's even a post-tree Pizza Party at Brewery ARS, hosted by our friends at Newbold CDC. Either send us a message, or email clean@epbneighbors.org if you're interested. AND! The time has come to apply for next year's trees. PHS has moved their application online, but if you know of a neighbor who needs to do it the old fashioned way on paper, reach out to clean@epbneighbors.org and we can help. Applications are due NOVEMBER 29! Apply here: https://pg-cloud.com/phs/?openform=request-a-tree Let's GREEN THE BREEZE!

    East Point Breeze Neighbors
    TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming...
    https://www.facebook.com

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5 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local neighborhood restaurants. By paying $25, you will get a 3 course prix fixe menu (posted soon) and be supporting a new local business in our neighborhood! Yeeroh is a newer restaurant on South Street serving up authentic greek cuisine so we're eager to welcome them to the neighborhood!

    SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh
    SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Are you free this Saturday? Volunteers are still needed.

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting...

This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting. They'll be meeting to discuss: I. Presentation by Feet First Philly II. Upcoming Police Community Meeting - public safety III. Walkability Plan Implementation updates Bring your ideas for how to make our neighborhood safer!

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting. They'll be meeting to discuss: I. Presentation by Feet First Philly II. Upcoming Police Community Meeting - public safety III. Walkability Plan...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Thought we were done inviting you to join us ...

Thought we were done inviting you to join us to cleanup the Arthur Schoolyard? Not quite! Join us on Saturday, November 18, at 9am as we hold our final cleanup and planting day of the season! No tools or gardening experience necessary; just a bit of your time to help us keep the space looking its best throughout the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Thought we were done inviting you to join us to cleanup the Arthur Schoolyard? Not quite! Join us on Saturday, November 18, at 9am as we hold our final cleanup and planting day of the season! No...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Weakened Friends at The Boot & Saddle on 01/12/2018 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Weakened Friends - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 12th, 2018
    100 or so miles north of Boston, you'll find Portland, Maine. Among its many awesomely quirky attractions (beyond dope AF lobster rolls, of course), the mini-metropolis boasts the International Cryptozoology Museum and even served as the site of the nation's first chewing gum factory.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

Stinger Square First Community Thanksgiving Feast on Sat., Nov 18th (1pm-4pm)

FREE EVENT: "Happy Thanksgiving", Resident Action Committee II and with special Thanks to their Sponsors presents First Community Thanksgiving feast at the Stinger Square, 32nd & Reed Streets between 1:00pm to 4:00pm, first come, first served.

5 days ago

Brent Cobb & Them at The Boot & Saddle on 04/03/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Brent Cobb & Them - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - April 3rd, 2018
    Brent Cobb & Them - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - April 3rd, 2018
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

S. Carey at The Boot & Saddle on 03/28/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    S. Carey - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 28th, 2018
    At its heart, Hundred Acres -- the third full-length album from Wisconsin singer/songwriter S. Carey -- finds him grounded comfortably in his skin, but still with one foot in the stream. More direct than ever, there is a wellspring of confidence in this new batch of songs that lays bare the intricacies of life while keeping its ideas uncomplicated.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm located at the Williams Temple CME 3133 Reed Street

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6 days ago

Lucy Rose at The Boot & Saddle on 03/31/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Lucy Rose - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 31st, 2018
    Singer-songwriter from Warwickshire, England, born 20 June 1989. Began her musical career in 2009, and released her debut album in 2012.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

6 days ago

Exile for 18 months, then back home to South Philly

Read about the future of Theatre Exile and our plans for a new space on 13th and Reed!

Quick, creative thinking saved the day. If all papers get signed, as Block expected them to by Friday, July 28, Theatre Exile will be in exile only 18 months or so and can then move back to its digs at 1340 S. 13th St.

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Saying the lease gets signed, Theatre Exile moves to offices at Our Lady of Mount Carmel at 2319 S. Third. Rocky country, yes, but it’s also quite the South Philly fine-arts office park down there, with 1812 Productions, 11th Hour Theatre Company, and the Leah Stine Dance Company as cotenants.

And Theatre Exile’s temporary yurt, or theater, will be (at least for the 2017-2018 season) the Latvian Society of Philadelphia at 531 N. Seventh St., where EgoPo and other nimble outfits often perform.

    Exile for 18 months, then back home to South Philly
    Read about the future of Theatre Exile and our plans for a new space on 13th and Reed! It has been a stressful year for Theatre Exile, a year in the life of one of Philly's vigorous, agile neighborhood theaters. As A.D.
    http://www.theatreexile.org

6 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Chocolate Factory Meeting tonight at 6:30p at Union Baptist Church! Come give your feedback on this large neighborhood project.

    Chocolate Factory - Meeting 2
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6 days ago

Electrician needed

We're looking for a licensed electrician to take on a few household projects, including installing specialty bulbs, adding light switches and installing two ceiling fans. 23rd and Reed. Can anybody suggest or recommend an electrician with these skills? Thanks in advance!

Nov 12

We've survived 1 week of Daylight Savings and...

We've survived 1 week of Daylight Savings and it's DARK. Can you take a few minutes to help our Safety Committee better understand lighting in our neighborhood? Don't forget to leave your porch light on to: 1. Help light up the street for pedestrians 2. Deter crime 3. Promote neighbor interaction

    Lights On Survey 2017
    The SOSNA Safety Committee is seeking your input with regards to lighting in our neighborhood. This survey will inform the Safety Committee about lighting habits in the neighborhood and how we can work to make our streets safer and brighter!
    http://docs.google.com

Nov 12

Great article - http://www.fox29.com/good-day...

Great article - http://www.fox29.com/good-day/healing-hurt-people-counselors-look-to-help-teenage-victims-of-violent-crimes

    Healing Hurt People: Counselors look to help teenage victims of violent crimes
    It seems every day residents in Philadelphia are hearing another teenager, somebody's beloved child, has become the victim of a violent crime. As of Sunday, 152 teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 have been shot in Philadelphia. Of those 152, 26 of them were killed.
    http://www.fox29.com

Nov 12

We had to make a correction on the flyer. The...

We had to make a correction on the flyer. The "New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding" will take place Saturday , November 18th , 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 on Point Breeze in South Philadelphia.This event is free for everyone.

    Unity In The Community
    We had to make a correction on the flyer. The "New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding" will take place Saturday , November 18th , 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 on Point Breeze in South Philadelphia.This...
    https://www.facebook.com

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