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- ✨🌌🔮Good morning beautiful friends🎷🎶💚🌿🌿🌳💚☮️ Today! 6:15pm • via @phillytruce 5800 Germantown Ave today 6:00pm Come out and talk with us about how you can get involved. @gtown_infohub @gtownmasjidoffical @friendsofvernonparkWhat a fun IRL meeting this week! Technology is helpful in a lot of ways but you can’t pet sweet pups (💚 u Carmela!) on Zoom :::: 🌿🌳✨Thankful for clear skies! Join us this evening, ‘Under the Shady Old Tree’ for our first in-person meeting in nearly 18 months! 6-7pm, BYO chair/blanket. All are welcome! Sign up for our monthly newsletter mailing list at friendsofvernonpark.org for future meeting details & updates. 🌿💚🌿💛☮️ 🎷🎺🥁mark your calendars 📆 and get your dancing shoes ready! @blackwritersmuseum ‘s legendary #peoplespoetryandjazzfestival returns to Vernon Park Sat. August 21!🌳🎶Germantown (and beyond) check this out from @monument_lab:
Category Archives: Around the Park
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
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 … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
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, … Continue reading
Kick off July right with these great happenings in Vernon Park! Saturday, July 1 Complete Schedule: 9-10 am: Saturday Morning Yoga Series with Kate (all ages and levels) begins! Donations welcomed and will benefit Vernon Park. Join us every Saturday (weather … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
Announcing the world premiere of this wonderful documentary on Vernon Park made by Henry Farnham, Annie Xu and Tommy Victor during the Germantown Friends School Documentary Film J-Term class in 2017. So many great interviews + images in under 10 minutes. … Continue reading