Past Events


Research Report and Legislative Priorities Release from the Philadelphia Coalition for Affordable Communities

March 31st, 2015 11 am
Philadelphia City Hall, Caucus Room- 4th Floor

Apple Festival
October 18th, 2014 10-2 pm
Woodford Orchard, 33rd and Dauphin Street in Fairmount Park
10 am -12: volunteer
12-2 pm: celebrate!

PHeaSt
October 17th, 2014 6-10 pm
PHS Warehouse at the Navy Yard
5201 S. 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA
A fundraiser for PHS’s City Harvest Program featuring urban growers (including EPRA) and chefs. https://www.pennhort.net/pheast

Boxers Trail 5k Walk/Run
September 13th, 2014
Registration begins at 8:30 am, run begins at 9:30
Mander Recreation Center, 33rd and Diamond Street
$15 to walk, $20 to run
Register here: https://secure.marathonguide.com/register/boxertrail5k/

Strawberry Mansion Day
September 13th, 2014, following the Boxer Trail Run
Mander Recreation Center, 33rd and Diamond St.
Free family activities, food, and music.

Workshop: Fall Organic Weed, Pest, and Disease Control and Prevention
August 27th, 2014
Ridge Avenue Community Garden, Ridge and Natrona Streets
6-7 pm
With Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Workshop is free, please RSVP Here

Workshop: How to Attract Beneficial Insects and Pollinators to your Organic Vegetable Garden
July 30th, 2014
Ridge Avenue Community Garden, Ridge and Natrona Streets
6-7 pm
With Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Workshop is free, please RSVP Here

Volunteer Day: Build Community Garden Beds at the Ridge Avenue Garden and Green Resource Center
Saturday, July 12th
10 am-2 pm
Ridge and Natrona Streets between Susquehanna and Dauphin
With The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and the Office of the Attorney General
RSVP to nicole.sugerman@gmail.com

Philadelphia Community Gardens Day
June 21st, 2014
Ridge Avenue Community Garden/Strawberry Mansion Green Resource Center
Ridge and Natrona Streets between Susquehanna and Dauphin
10:30 am to 3 pm
Click here for more information

Strawberry Fest
June 7th, 2014
10 am: Volunteer Opportunity
12 pm: Festival
With Naomi Wood Trust, Philadelphia Orchard Project, and Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation
Woodford Historic House
East Fairmount Park
33rd and Dauphin Street

Free Dinner and Community Conversation: Results of “First Food, Good Food” study in Strawberry Mansion
April 28th, 2014
6-8 pm
Mander Recreation Center
33rd and Diamond Streets
with Common Market Philadelphia and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Orchard Planting at Strawberry Mansion Historic House:
April 19th, 2014
10 am
Strawberry Mansion Historic House, 2450 Strawberry Mansion Dr., East Fairmount Park
With Philadelphia Orchard Project, Historic Strawberry Mansion and the Committee of 1926, East Park Revitalization Alliance, and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation

Gardening Workshop: Spring Organic Weed, Pest, and Disease Prevention and Control 
April 10th, 2014
Ridge Avenue Community Garden, Ridge and Natrona Streets
5:30-6:30 pm
With Pennsylvania Horticultural Society