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

Mifflin Square Alliance Festival – Saturday, September 19th

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

Trash Academy and Playgrounds for Useful Knowledge

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

New Schoolyard Garden at Key Elementary

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

Seeking Friends for Mifflin Square 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!