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Next FOVP open meeting: Wednesday. Jan 8, 2020
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.) 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
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
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