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Positivity, Coalition-forming and Community! Thanks NEWSWORKS for a great article. ‪#‎vivagermantown‬

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/nw-philadelphia-more-stories/item/82967-in-germantown-real-hope-rises-for-better-days-ahead

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Germantown Artists Roundtable presents…

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FOVP + GLEC Plant Sale May 9th at Historic Germantown Second Saturday Event

Join us to get starters for your garden—all organically grown. We will post after the event with the amount of remaining plants for sale, but come out if you can for the best selection!

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Summary of Upcoming Work in Vernon Park

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Work is scheduled to begin very soon in the Park. Here is an overview of what is to come. We thank our wonderful community for patience and positivity as the construction fences go up and the Park has limited access.

Details after the jump:

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This just in: Today’s Groundbreaking has been cancelled due to weather.

Dear faithful friends and neighbors of Vernon Park,

Foiled by dreadful bad weather yet again, the groundbreaking in Vernon Park has been cancelled.

We can all keep our spirits up – the surveyors began marking out the park and the work will begin very soon. So stay warm and cosy, drink hot chocolate and dream of a wonderful summer in the park.

Ruth Seeley,

President

Friends of Vernon Park

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Just in time for Spring—Groundbreaking has been rescheduled. Please join us!

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New date: Groundbreaking in Vernon Park March 3

Please join us for the Groundbreaking Ceremony on Tuesday, March 3 at 3pm!

 

Read all about the renovations here:

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/nw-philadelphia-more-stories/item/78723-major-improvements-to-germantowns-vernon-park-on-the-way

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