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10 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center added 8 new photos.

Pool season in Lawncrest is underway! We had a perfect day for a swim!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Rec Center added a new photo.
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13 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center added 4 new photos.

Opening day!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Rec Center added a new photo.
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30 hours ago

Lawncrest Community Garden shared Lawncrest R...

Pool opens tomorrow!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Neighbors! Join in the opening of Philadelphia's pool season! Tomorrow, June 19, 2:30pm, at your own Lawncrest Rec Center pool! See you there!
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32 hours ago

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free out...

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free outdoor movie at Lawncrest Rec. Movie starts at dusk.

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35 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center is feeling excited.

Lawncrest Neighbors! Join in the opening of Philadelphia's pool season! Tomorrow, June 19, 2:30pm, at your own Lawncrest Rec Center pool! See you there!

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2 days ago

Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fir...

Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fireworks . . .

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fireworks . . .
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2 days ago

Pool opens Tuesday, June 19. 2:30 pm.

Pool opens Tuesday, June 19. 2:30 pm.

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2 days ago

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free out...

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free outdoor movie at Lawncrest Rec. Movie starts at dusk.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Its community gardens day. Come out and see u...

Its community gardens day. Come out and see us!

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5 days ago

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride & Walk for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018 Starts at 930am

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride & Walk for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018 Starts at 930am

6 days ago

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteer...

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.
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Jun 12

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High ...

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.
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Jun 12

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride for Peace Event Saturday 06-16-2018 Starts 930am-100pm Jefferson-Aria Hospital 4900 Frankford Ave

Jun 11

Camp Play and Learn! For students entering gr...

Camp Play and Learn! For students entering grades 1-3, this two-week camp will run Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 6-17. Literacy activities, read alouds, games, crafts, and more will help children stretch their minds and imaginations as they explore underwater ecosystems. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Space is limited to 15 students per location. Registration is required. Please stop in for an application.

    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 439 likes · 6 talking about this · 408 were here. A library outranks any other thing a community can do to benefit its people. -...
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Jun 11

The Science of Space! We have room in our le...

The Science of Space! We have room in our level 1 and level 2 classes for Science In the Summer. Level 1 is for children entering grades 2 and 3; level 2 is for children entering grades 4 through 6. Seats are limited and registration is required. Register at www.scienceinthesummer.com.

    GSK Science in the Summer
    GSK Science in the Summer ™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. It's sponsored by GSK and offered through national science centers, community centers and libraries across the country. Use our map to locate program details and registration information for your area .
    http://www.scienceinthesummer.com

Jun 11

Rec Advisory Meeting is this Tuesday at 7:00 ...

Rec Advisory Meeting is this Tuesday at 7:00 PM.

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Jun 11

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelp...

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. Please share to help prevent any kid from going hungry this Summer. http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals

    Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens
    What are summer meals? There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. There are no income requirements, ID, or registration in
    http://www.hungercoalition.org

Jun 10

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

    Juniata Park Academy
    Dollar dress down day tomorrow
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Jun 10

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

Third graders celebrated Fathers’ Day a bit early with “Doughnuts with Dads” on Friday afternoon.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 10

Check out when the neighborhood public pools ...

Check out when the neighborhood public pools are scheduled to open. 🏊‍♂️

    Philly Public Pool Opening Dates
    Our 70+ indoor and outdoor pools are opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities.
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Jun 09

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

“Go JPA Go!” So proud of our Girls on the Run team for doing a great job in this morning’s run. And a big thanks to Ms. Ford, Ms. Mayoros, and Ms. Sanders for making it possible.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 09

Jun 08

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade...

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade this morning. They are ready for “First Grade, First Grade.”

    Juniata Park Academy
    Our kindergarteners "moved up" to first grade this morning. They are ready for "First Grade, First Grade."
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Jun 08

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yes...

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September. Please help us stop the “summer slide” and have our students start next year off ahead of the game.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 07

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to ...

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩
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Jun 07

Juniata Park Academy added 23 new photos.

Today was K-4’s Field Day and we had another wonderful and fun day outside in the beautiful weather. Thank you again to our superstar teachers, Coach O, our Junior Coaches, 8th grade helpers, and parent volunteers for your hard work.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 07

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also ...

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)

    Juniata Park Academy
    Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)
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Jun 06

Juniata Park Academy added 34 new photos.

The kids (and grown-ups ) are having a great time at Field Day today. And tomorrow is Field Day for K-4.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 06

Juniata Park Academy added 7 new photos.

The kids (and grown-ups ) are having a great time at Field Day today. And tomorrow is Field Day for K-4.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 05

Bring your dance shoes and get in the groove-...

Bring your dance shoes and get in the groove- Line Dancing with Gloria Kingcade! Thursday, June 7th at 4 p.m. It's family friendly fun for adults, kids, and teens. Afterward, register for Summer Reading!

    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 439 likes · 6 talking about this · 408 were here. A library outranks any other thing a community can do to benefit its people. -...
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Jun 05

Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1...

Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1 Dress Down Days. Also, tomorrow will be Field Day for students in 5th-8th grade and Thursday will be Field Day for students in kindergarten to 4th grade. No open toed shoes, sandals, or flip flops!

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1 Dress Down Days. Also, tomorrow will be Field Day for students in 5th-8th grade and Thursday will be Field Day for students in kindergarten to 4th grade....
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Jun 03

Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades...

Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades 5-8 and Thursday for students in grades K-4. If you are interested in volunteering (passing out snacks and such) please comment here or call the main office at 215-400-7010.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades 5-8 and Thursday for students in grades K-4. If you are interested in volunteering (passing out snacks and such) please comment here or call the main...
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Jun 03

Jun 02

Jun 01

Juniata Park Academy added 15 new photos.

Second grade had a great time at the Elmwood Park Zoo today.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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May 31

June is almost here and that means it's straw...

June is almost here and that means it's strawberry season! Come on out to our Meeting & Work Day, this Saturday 6/2 at 10:00 AM.

    Lawncrest Community Garden
    June is almost here and that means it's strawberry season! Come on out to our Meeting & Work Day, this Saturday 6/2 at 10:00 AM.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 29

No charges filed after boy, 4, attacked by family dog in Juniata Park

The incident happened before 3 p.m. Monday in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street.

    No charges after boy attacked by dog in Juniata Park
    Authorities say no charges will be filed after a 4-year-old boy was attacked by his family's pit bull, and then the dog was shot and killed in Philadelphia's Juniata Park neighborhood. The incident happened before 3 p.m. Monday in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street.
    http://6abc.com

May 28

Family dog is killed after attacking 4-year-old boy

Police said the boy was attacked on the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street. The boy sustained bites to his body and was transported to St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, where he was listed in stable condition, according to police.

    Family dog is killed after attacking 4-year-old boy
    A 4-year-old boy was attacked by a family dog Monday afternoon in the city's Juniata Park section, leading to the killing of the dog. Police said the boy was attacked on the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street. The boy sustained bites to his body and was transported to St.
    http://www.philly.com

May 28

Dog Shot and Killed After Attacking Boy in Philly

The dog attacked a 4-year-old boy on the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street shortly before 3 p.m. Several neighbors tried to use sticks and a weedwacker to get the dog off of the boy. Another neighbor then grabbed a gun and shot and killed the dog.

    Dog Shot and Killed After Attacking Boy in Philly
    A dog who attacked a young boy was shot and killed in the Juniata section of Philadelphia Monday afternoon.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 28

Police: Boy, 4, Attacked By Family Dog In Philadelphia

It happened in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street just before 3 p.m.

    Police: Boy, 4, Attacked By Family Dog In Philadelphia
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A young boy was hospitalized after Philadelphia police say he was attacked by a family dog on Monday. It happened in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street just before 3 p.m. Police say a 4-year-old boy suffered bites to his body after being attacked by the dog.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 28

Boy, 4, attacked by family dog in Juniata Park

It happened before 3 p.m. Monday in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street.

    Boy, 4, attacked by family dog in Juniata Park
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Police say a 4-year-old boy was attacked by the family pit bull, and then the dog was shot and killed in Philadelphia's Juniata Park neighborhood. It happened before 3 p.m. Monday in the 4600 block of Shelbourne Street. The child suffered bites to his body and was taken to St.
    http://6abc.com

May 22

15th Police District Community Bike Ride for Peace Sat 06-16-2018 10am-2pm

15th Police District Community Bike Ride for Peace Sat 06-16-2018 10am-2pm

May 22

15th Police District Captain's Townhall Community Meeting Tue 05-22-2018 7pm

15th Police District Captain's Townhall-PSA3 Community Meeting Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 07:00 PM Holmesburg Rec Center 4500 Rhawn Street

May 21

This Wednesday at 6 p.m.- We're the next stop...

This Wednesday at 6 p.m.- We're the next stop on the School Board Listening Tour! Students, parents, educators and residents are invited to attend these events and share their views on the challenges and opportunities facing public education in Philadelphia. Children are welcome and food will be provided.

    Board of Education Listening Session - Northeast Philadelphia
    Mayor Kenney appointed nine members to the Philadelphia Board of Education (BOE) in April 2018. Beginning in July 2018, the Board will oversee the School District of Philadelphia. In April and May 2018, the new Board members will participate in a series of community listening sessions across the city.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

May 20

Here comes the sun!

Here comes the sun!

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May 20

May 17

Is anyone interested in learning about foragi...

Is anyone interested in learning about foraging? We're considering scheduling a class on it for one of our meetings. This weekend you can check out this event In Wissahickon Park.

    Eating Invasives: Garlic Mustard - Love Your Park Week
    Join us for Love Your Park Week and lend a hand as we identify and remove as much garlic mustard as possible before noon. Then stick around to taste a few tasty dishes made with the same invasives.
    https://loveyourpark.org

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