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Next FOVP meeting, Wed. July 10
Friends of Vernon Park holds open meeting on second Wednesdays. Join us at the First Presbyterian Church in Germantown, adjacent to Vernon Park. (35 W. Chelten Ave., Finney Room) from 6-7:30pm. All are welcome to discuss news and ideas for Vernon Park, the ‘Emerald of Germantown’.
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Category Archives: Around the Park
This summer, join Friends of Vernon Park and Friends of Joseph E. Coleman Library Under the Shady Old Tree! Mark your calendars: On 4 Friday afternoons in August, relax in the shade and explore a different theme each week such as … Continue reading
Friends & neighbors, join us during Love Your Park Week 2019 on Saturday, May 11 from 11am – 2pm! Outdoor fun for all ages in the ‘Emerald of Germantown’, Vernon Park! Pack a picnic blanket and your favorite snacks … Continue reading
View online here: FOVP_AnnualReport_2018_web!
We’ll be planting trees, raking leaves, weeding garden beds, and more, in Historic Vernon Park. Volunteers will see and learn about the Vernon Park monuments, the rain garden, the Black Writers Museum, and more. We’ll lead a thorough orientation at … Continue reading
Download the application or register online below: fovpbazaarfleamarketapplicationfaq2018_web Online vendor registration is now closed. You may still register tomorrow morning from 7:30-8:45 at the event. Thank you! Another way to support: If you would like to donate items to be … Continue reading
Summer Reading and Arts program this Summer in Vernon Park, in partnership with the Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Philadelphia Regional Library and made possible by the Fairmount Park Conservancy. Children (of all ages) and their caregivers are invited to cool … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading