2016 Holiday Lights Ride on December 15

Want to get lit up in the holiday spirit this season? Sure you do! To help out,  the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia will hold our annual Holiday Lights Ride through South Philly on December 15th, where riders are encouraged to dress in costume and decorate their bicycles with lights, sparkles, bells and, well, antlers if … More 2016 Holiday Lights Ride on December 15

Please join us at the LoMo Holiday party this Thursday!

Join us at SouthHouse for LoMo’s Annual Holiday Party on Thursday, December 8th from 6-8 PM. Enjoy a complimentary drink (beer or wine) and snacks while chatting with neighbors and making new friends. Be sure to bring a neighbor! $5 suggested donation. SouthHouse 2535 S 13th St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148 https://www.facebook.com/events/1517908654893068/

LoMo at the PHS Garden of Distinction Award Ceremony

LoMo won the Garden of Distinction Award from the Philadelphia Horticulture Society. Jean Merritt (left) and Paula Werner (right) accepted the award on behalf of LoMo at the awards ceremony on November 14th. Recipients from all over city who create and maintain gardens of all shapes and sizes, types – flowers, vegetables, herbs – private … More LoMo at the PHS Garden of Distinction Award Ceremony

PHS’s Rain Check Workshop/Free Water Barrel Class on December 12

Attend this free workshop to receive a free rain barrel, a downspout planter for only $100, or $2000 towards patio permeable pavers. Or attend just to learn more about our water and sewer system. The PHS class instructor will begin the class at 6:30pm and it lasts about an hour. Go to phsonline.org/programs/rain-check to register … More PHS’s Rain Check Workshop/Free Water Barrel Class on December 12

Events This Week From Plan Philly

Tuesday, November 22 12:00pm: Urban Health Collaborative lecture by Dr. Alan Marshall on developing neighborhood forecasts of demographic change and populations in poor health Free. 6:00pm: South Kensington November Community Meeting. Public. 7:00pm: ORCA General Meeting November 2016. Public. Wednesday, November 23 5:00 – 6:30pm: Holiday tree lighting at Philadelphia Museum of Art’s East Terrace. … More Events This Week From Plan Philly

An Evening With the Healthy Rowhouse Project on November 29

Join Us! Nov 29th 5:30 PM Fix Houses. Improve Health. Join Healthy Rowhouse Project, Mayor Kenney and Council President Clarke as we discuss a plan for preserving Philadelphia’s rowhouses and improving the health of the Philadelphians who live there.  Find out how we can put public and private capital to work creating healthy homes. Drinks … More An Evening With the Healthy Rowhouse Project on November 29