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<<October 2017>>
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  • 6:30p SNBL Monthly Meeting

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    6:30 pm

    Somerset Neighbors for Better Living discuss community concerns, news and events. This month at Firm Hope Baptist Church, 2313 East Auburn Street, Philadelphia. More info

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  • 4:00p Farm to Families pick-up

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    4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

  • 6:30p Harrowgate Civic Association meeting

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    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    Updates from the neighborhood, Friends of Harrowgate Park and 24th District Police. Heitzman Recreation Center 3631 Amber St. Learn more.

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  • 5:00p First Friday Arts

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    5:00 pm

    On the first Friday of each month-—year round-—the neighborhood's galleries, studios, shops, bars and restaurants open their doors for an eclectic exhibition of the local arts and music scene. First Friday is an opportunity to sample the diverse businesses and artists that make this community unique. Visit www.frankfordavearts.org for listings.

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  • 9:00a First-Time Homebuyer Workshop

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    9:00 am to 1:00 pm

    A four-hour workshop at Coral Street Arts House or the Kensington Storefront with PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) lenders, realtor insurance agents, home inspection agents and other housing experts. Learn more and register here.

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  • 4:00p NKCDC Office Hours at Firm Hope

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    4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Join NKCDC at Firm Hope Baptist Church, (2313 E Auburn St., Philadelphia) for rent & property tax rebate applications, housing counseling referrals, job postings, youth activities, local food pantry referrals and connecting with other NKCDC and city resources.

  • 5:30p Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup

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    5:30 pm

    Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

  • 6:00p Kern Street Garden tending

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    6:00 pm

    Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

  • 7:00p EKNA Zoning Meeting

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    7:00 pm

    Join your East Kensington neighbors at Circle of Hope (2009 Frankford Avenue) to vote on plans for local development. Community votes serve as recommendations to the Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment.

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  • 1:00p Community Resource Fair

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    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Get connected with home repair and housing assistance resources on the 1900 block of East Somerset Street, Philadelphia. Rain location: Orinoka Civic House, 2771 Ruth Street.

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  • 6:30p EKNA Monthly Meeting

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    6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

    The East Kensington Neighbors Association meets monthly, usually at Philadelphia Brewing Company, 2440 Frankford Avenue. Meet neighbors, enjoy a beer on the house and participate in the positive changes in the neighborhood. Learn more.

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  • 5:30p Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup

    Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanupClose [x]

    5:30 pm

    Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

  • 6:00p Kern Street Garden tending

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    6:00 pm

    Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

  • 7:00p FNA Monthly Meeting

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    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Join the Fishtown Neighbors Association around beautification, events, neighborhood news, safety, and zoning at the monthly membership meeting at Fishtown Rec Center, 1202 East Montgomery Avenue. Learn more.

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  • 4:00p Farm to Families pick-up

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    4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

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  • 9:00a TD Bank Tree Day

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    9:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Join your friends, neighbors, TD Bank employees, and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to plant trees around Orinoka Civic House, 2777 Ruth Street, Philadelphia. Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Register here.

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  • 4:00p Farm to Families pick-up

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    4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

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  • 10:00a Fall Cleanup 2017

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    10:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Please join us for our annual Neighborhood-Wide Fall Cleanup. We're cleaning in costume! Free neighborhood barbeque afterwards at Philadelphia Brewing Company (2440 Frankford Avenue). More info.

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October Events

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Monday, October 2

SNBL Monthly Meeting
6:30 pm

Somerset Neighbors for Better Living discuss community concerns, news and events. This month at Firm Hope Baptist Church, 2313 East Auburn Street, Philadelphia. More info

Wednesday, October 4

Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup
5:30 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

Kern Street Garden tending
6:00 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

PROPAC Monthly Meeting
7:00 pm

Port Richmond on Patrol and Civic (PROPAC) discuss zoning, crime and other community issues at Columbia Social Club, 3529 Almond Street., Philadelphia. Learn more.

Thursday, October 5

Farm to Families pick-up
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

Harrowgate Civic Association meeting
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Updates from the neighborhood, Friends of Harrowgate Park and 24th District Police. Heitzman Recreation Center 3631 Amber St. Learn more.

Friday, October 6

First Friday Arts
5:00 pm

On the first Friday of each month-—year round-—the neighborhood's galleries, studios, shops, bars and restaurants open their doors for an eclectic exhibition of the local arts and music scene. First Friday is an opportunity to sample the diverse businesses and artists that make this community unique. Visit www.frankfordavearts.org for listings.

Saturday, October 7

First-Time Homebuyer Workshop
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

A four-hour workshop at Coral Street Arts House or the Kensington Storefront with PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) lenders, realtor insurance agents, home inspection agents and other housing experts. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, October 11

NKCDC Office Hours at Firm Hope
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join NKCDC at Firm Hope Baptist Church, (2313 E Auburn St., Philadelphia) for rent & property tax rebate applications, housing counseling referrals, job postings, youth activities, local food pantry referrals and connecting with other NKCDC and city resources.

Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup
5:30 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

Kern Street Garden tending
6:00 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

EKNA Zoning Meeting
7:00 pm

Join your East Kensington neighbors at Circle of Hope (2009 Frankford Avenue) to vote on plans for local development. Community votes serve as recommendations to the Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment.

Thursday, October 12

Food demonstrations at Farm to Families
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free food demonstrations and treats at the NKCDC Garden Center (1825 Frankford Avenue) from the Mobile Teaching Kitchen of Vetri Community Partnership. Learn more about Farm to Families here.

Farm to Families pick-up
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

Saturday, October 14

Community Resource Fair
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get connected with home repair and housing assistance resources on the 1900 block of East Somerset Street, Philadelphia. Rain location: Orinoka Civic House, 2771 Ruth Street.

Monday, October 16

EKNA Monthly Meeting
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The East Kensington Neighbors Association meets monthly, usually at Philadelphia Brewing Company, 2440 Frankford Avenue. Meet neighbors, enjoy a beer on the house and participate in the positive changes in the neighborhood. Learn more.

Tuesday, October 17

First-Time Homebuyer Workshop
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A four-hour workshop at Coral Street Arts House or the Kensington Storefront with PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) lenders, realtor insurance agents, home inspection agents and other housing experts. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, October 18

Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup
5:30 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

Kern Street Garden tending
6:00 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

FNA Monthly Meeting
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the Fishtown Neighbors Association around beautification, events, neighborhood news, safety, and zoning at the monthly membership meeting at Fishtown Rec Center, 1202 East Montgomery Avenue. Learn more.

Thursday, October 19

Farm to Families pick-up
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

Friday, October 20

TD Bank Tree Day
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join your friends, neighbors, TD Bank employees, and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to plant trees around Orinoka Civic House, 2777 Ruth Street, Philadelphia. Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Register here.

Saturday, October 21

Friends of Harrowgate Park
10:00 am

Every third Saturday at Trinity Recovery House, 3317 Kensington Ave, 19134.

Tuesday, October 24

"Kensington Storefront" Community Advisory Meeting
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Be part of planning for the Porch Light community space. Meet at the space itself: 2774 Kensington Avenue. Your ideas and input will make the storefront beneficial to the whole community. Learn more.

Wednesday, October 25

Huntingdon Emerald weekly cleanup
5:30 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday for a quick clean-up, beers and bocce at this corner park (1947 East Huntingdon Street). Rain space: 1930 East Huntingdon. More info.

Kern Street Garden tending
6:00 pm

Join Arcadia Commons every Wednesday to tend garden at 2555-2557 Kern St. More info.

Thursday, October 26

Farm to Families pick-up
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pick up & place orders for boxes of fresh fruits & vegetables. Summer location: NKCDC Garden Center, 1825 Frankford Avenue. Winter location: Shissler Recreation Center, 1800 Blair Street. Learn more.

Saturday, October 28

Fall Cleanup 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join us for our annual Neighborhood-Wide Fall Cleanup. We're cleaning in costume! Free neighborhood barbeque afterwards at Philadelphia Brewing Company (2440 Frankford Avenue). More info.

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