In recognition of Martin Luther King Day, volunteers are invited to participate with The Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (www.cagp.org) in cleaning up of 7th Street Corridor from Snyder to Oregon and the grounds of Mifflin Square Park on Monday, January 18, from 9am to Noon. Brooms and cleaning supplies will be provided and … More LoMo and the 2016 MLK Day of Service
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
After you visit the LoMo Flea Market, head over the the Mifflin Square Alliance Festival at 6th St between Wolf and Ritner. It runs from 4 – 8 PM. A wonderful afternoon awaits, including: live music and storytelling, hands-on activities for kids, tips from the Trash Academy on keeping the neighborhood clean, educational workshops, plus food … More Mifflin Square Alliance Festival – Saturday, September 19th
On Thursday, August 27, several LoMo members attended a meeting at 632 Jackson St, an empty lot currently occupied by Playgrounds for Useful Knowledge. Topics discussed included trash strategies for the neighborhood, as well as planning for an educational (focused on trash) and fun-filled family event at Mifflin Square on Saturday, September 19, 4pm to 8pm. More … More Trash Academy and Playgrounds for Useful Knowledge
This new schoolyard garden at Key Elementary is a great example of the potential for community and school collaboration. With the help of the LoMo Education Committee, Key School received a Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant to purchase building and startup supplies. Molly Devinney, then coordinator of the South Philadelphia High School Gardens, helped plan … More New Schoolyard Garden at Key Elementary
FREE Yoga at Mifflin Square Park Yoga classes at the park have started again, for the 2nd year in a row! Come out and enjoy this amazing South Philly green space by joining the next class on May 31, 10-11am. This is part of our five class series presented by the folks at Wake Up … More Free Yoga Classes at Mifflin Park
Our local parks are a great asset to our neighborhood, but in order for these public spaces to truly thrive they need our help. Some exciting developments have recently been underway at our local Mifflin Square Park, located between 5th & 6th Sts., Wolf & Ritner. Several local organizations, including LoMo, have been collaborating on a … More Seeking Friends for Mifflin Square Park!