Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Countdown to Countdown   (video by Newsworks.org) Thank you to everyone who came out to the press conference this morning—especially Acclaim Academy for braving the cold and bringing your great dance moves! Thank you to Newsworks.org, NBC and KYW for … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workdays and Events in/for Vernon Park

The first daffodils have put up their green spikes.  We’re looking forward to a great year of gardening and special events.  Please join us soon at one of these events: 1) Wednesday, March 6 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Join … Continue reading

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Branch Out with TTF and PHS Tree Tenders DEC 12!

Please mark your calendars for an introduction to PHS’ Tree Tenders training at the Awbury Arboretum. DATE: December 12, 2012 TIME: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Light dinner followed by program PLACE: At the beautiful, historic Awbury Arboretum | One Awbury Road | … Continue reading

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$2.675m Increase for Parks & Rec Approved by City Council Committee!

We have reason to celebrate! On November 14th, City Council’s Appropriations Committee voted to approve a mid-year Transfer Ordinance effectively increasing the Department of Parks and Recreation’s operating budget for FY 2013 by $2.675 Million. The Parks Alliance fully anticipates … Continue reading

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We’ve extended registration for vendors through Saturday, October 20th!

Vendors Register Online Here: or Download the application here programs@friendsofvernonpark.org

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Free Tree Tenders Classes for those living in the TTF watershed: Germantowners, This Means You!

Free Tree Tenders Classes for those living in the TTF watershed by Abington, PA Shade Tree Commission on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 12:40am · The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) works with many larger stakeholders in Philadelphia and Montgomery County … Continue reading

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Fall Flea Market October 27, 2012

Vendors Register Online Here:   or Download the application here programs@friendsofvernonpark.org

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