Welcome back, sun! The #LOVEYOURPARK cleanup & planting event in Vernon Park has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 9 (yes, same day as the elected officials’ rescheduled Community Day!). We’ll be working in the park from 9am-12pm, come on out for any time you can join us!
Sign up at https://loveyourpark.org/eve…/vernon-park-spring-service-day
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Join us April 7 in Vernon Park for the Annual Philly Spring Cleanup! Details here:
Happy New Year from Friends of Vernon Park! As we look forward to the year ahead with our wonderful community in Vernon Park and all around Germantown, we invite you to check out our FOVP_2017_AnnualReport_web. Thanks to everyone who joined us at an event, volunteered at a clean up, played on the playground and enjoyed the ‘Emerald of Germantown’, Vernon Park. See you in 2018!
Join us for our 2017 Fall Bazaar on (new date) Saturday, October 21, 2017. Meet neighbors, learn about community organizations, enjoy great finds for great deals and the beauty of autumn in Vernon Park. A diverse array of over 75 vendors will be selling all kinds of treasures, providing vital community information and offering arts & advocacy based activities all in one spot—the “Emerald of Germantown”, Vernon Park!
Please share with friends, neighbors, social media networks and local organizations—we truly appreciate your support for building strong community in our public spaces!
Vendor registration is now closed. See you Saturday, October 21 in Vernon Park!
Mural Arts’ Monument Lab invites you “to join a citywide conversation about history, memory, and our collective future.”
Friends of Vernon Park is proud to share that Vernon Park will be the site for 2 installations by 2 exceptional artists, Karyn Olivier and Jamel Shabazz.
See details here:
Update: 100 Vendors selling toys, bikes, clothing, crafts, tools, vintage and handmade wares; offering FREE arts + advocacy activities, community information and resources. Join us early in the day (9:15 a.m.) for a pop-up performance by the Youth Troupe of the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts to kick off the Bazaar! Spread the word and mark your calendar, this is going to be the best Bazaar + Flea Market yet.
Friends of Vernon Park look forward to celebrating our community together!