#PHLYouthTalks: Gun Violence from Parkland to Philly

Please join the Philadelphia Youth Commission and the Millennial Advisory Commission on Tuesday, March 27 for a special #PHLYouthTalks conversation about the issue of gun violence in Philadelphia and how we can work together to address this epidemic. This youth-led event will build on the growing national movement to reduce gun violence and ensure that young people can … More #PHLYouthTalks: Gun Violence from Parkland to Philly

LoMo February Happy Hour

Join us for our monthly happy hour at Frida Cantina! Meet your neighbors and mingle while celebrating National Margarita Day! Where: Frida Cantina; 1000 Wolf St When: Thursday, February 22, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Happy Hour Deals: $3 drafts, $5 margaritas, $4 fish tacos, $2 for regular tacos.

Fig Festival by the Philadelphia Orchard Project

Join POP & LoMo at South Philadelphia High School to celebrate the beloved FIG! Learn about the origins, history and care of the delicious fruiting shrub. Cultivator Janette DiMeo will demonstrate hands-on fig propagation. All attendees will leave with their very own cutting to grow at home. This is a child friendly event. Where: South … More Fig Festival by the Philadelphia Orchard Project

Mayor Elect Jim Kenney holding Town Hall tomorrow night in LoMo!

From philly.com: Mayor-elect Jim Kenney will be holding four town hall meetings in the North, South, Northeast and Strawberry Mansion sections of the city during the first week of December. Kenney and members of his transition team will be at the town halls to list to citizens’ concerns and ideas as Kenney prepares to be … More Mayor Elect Jim Kenney holding Town Hall tomorrow night in LoMo!

LoMo General Community Meeting Tonight

Lomo’s next general community meeting will be tonight, Monday, November 9th, from 6:45 to 7:45 PM at the Fumo Family Library (2437 S. Broad St). Our special guest for this meeting will be Thomas M. Conway, Executive Director of Philadelphia’s Community Life Improvement Programs (CLIP). These programs consist of several initiatives and agencies dedicated to improving the appearance of … More LoMo General Community Meeting Tonight

Love Your Park Fall Service Day: Saturday, November 14

What: Love Your Park Fall Service Day Where: Mifflin Square Park (6th and Ritner) When: Saturday, November 14th, 9:00 – 11:30 AM Friends of Mifflin Square Park are excited to have LoMo involved in this year’s Love Your Park Fall Service Day. No need to sign up individually online, just show up at the registration … More Love Your Park Fall Service Day: Saturday, November 14