Monday, August 18, 2014

PWD Meeting at Smith Playground

Important meeting at Smith Playground, Tuesday August 19th at 6:30pm. The Philadelphia Water Department is implementing some storm water management practices (Rain Gardens and Trenches) at Smith Playground. Representatives from PWD will be on hand to go over the work they are implementing as well as answer any questions or concerns from residents.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

SHOW US YOUR STOOP CONTEST WINNERS - 2014

We had over 7 entries in the contest, listed on the WPNA Facebook page.
The winners are:
Grand Prize - 2247 S. Croskey Street - Luanne
Runner Up - 2411 Fitzgerald Street - CJ
Special Mention - St. Edmond's Rectory - Miki / Deacon Jim
Congratulations to all who entered and thank you for "greening the neighborhood"

Friday, August 8, 2014

Cleanup of 2000 Block of Snyder Ave

Sorry for the last minute notice, but we'll be working on the 2000 block of Snyder this week.

We'll meet tomorrow (8/9) at 10am on the corner of 20th and Snyder and pick up trash for about an hour.

The schedule for the next two months is below.  If it's raining one Saturday, we'll just skip that block and get back to it on the next round.  Hope to see you there!

8/9     2000 Block of Snyder
8/23   2100 Block of Snyder
9/6     2200 Block of Snyder
9/20   2300 Block of Snyder
10/4   2400 Block of Snyder
10/18 1900 Block of Snyder
11/1   2000 Block of Snyder

Friday, July 25, 2014

Cleanup of 1900 Block of Snyder Ave

We're cleaning up Snyder Avenue, a block at a time!  We're starting over in the cycle from 19th to 25th and working on the 1900 block this week.  I won't be there to provide gloves and bags, so please bring your own!

We'll meet Saturday (7/26) at 10am on the corner of 19th and Snyder and pick up trash for about an hour.

The schedule for the next two months is below.  If it's raining one Saturday, we'll just skip that block and get back to it on the next round.  Hope to see you there!

7/26   1900 Block of Snyder
8/9     2000 Block of Snyder
8/23   2100 Block of Snyder
9/6     2200 Block of Snyder
9/20   2300 Block of Snyder
10/4   2400 Block of Snyder
10/18 1900 Block of Snyder

Friday, July 11, 2014

Tree Pruning Event - Saturday, July 12, 2014

Please join us as we prune some trees with our civic association neighbors on Saturday morning at 10:00am. Brice Dorwart from Davey Tree is a fantastic arborist and has offered to work with our groups in the West Passyunk area. This will be one of four events this summer. We will be meeting at 10:00am. in the 2000 block of Jackson Street. Hope to see you there!

Friday, June 27, 2014

Cleanup of 2300 Block of Snyder Ave

Due to unforeseen circumstances, I cannot be there tomorrow to provide bags and gloves, but please bring your own and help clean the 2300 block of Snyder starting at 10am!  

The schedule for the next two months is below.  If it's raining one Saturday, we'll just skip that block and get back to it on the next round.  Hope to see you there!

6/28  2300 Block of Snyder
7/12  2400 Block of Snyder
7/26  1900 Block of Snyder
8/9    2000 Block of Snyder
8/23  2100 Block of Snyder
9/6    2200 Block of Snyder
9/20  2300 Block of Snyder

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Cleanup of 2200 Block of Snyder Ave

Before you head to the flea market at Warringer Park on Saturday, come help for a bit by picking up trash along Snyder Ave!  At 10am, we'll meet at 22nd and Snyder and work our way down to 23rd Street.

The schedule for the next two months is below. If it's raining one Saturday, we'll just skip that block and get back to it on the next round. Hope to see you there!

6/14  2200 Block of Snyder
6/28  2300 Block of Snyder
7/12  2400 Block of Snyder
7/26  1900 Block of Snyder
8/9    2000 Block of Snyder
8/23  2100 Block of Snyder
9/6    2200 Block of Snyder

Sunday, June 8, 2014

June General Meeting

Our June General Meeting is Monday, June 9th at St Edmond Rectory (21st & Snyder) at 6:30 pm. 

Our invited special guest will be Animal Care & Control Team (ACCT) talking to us about Feral Cats, Barking Dogs and answering any questions that we have.

We ask that you bring non-perishable food items to St Edmonds Church to donate to the food pantry.

Our meetings are always the 2nd Monday of the month at St Edmonds.

See you there!

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Spring Flea Market

Our Spring Flea Market is coming up! Saturday June 14th at Warringer Park (24th & Passyunk) from 10am to 1pm. There is no registration for spots - just show up with your table or blanket and sell away: )

Our board member, Jennifer Harrison will be there with her massage chair!

We'll have baked goods for sale to benefit WPNA - please bring baked goods to donate, along with any other items for sale to benefit WPNA!

If it's raining, we will cancel and reschedule, no rain date is scheduled as of right now.

See you there!!

Friday, May 30, 2014

WPNA Best Front Step Garden Contest - 2014

SHOW US YOUR STOOP!  Enter your front step garden in our first annual WPNA Garden Contest. Anyone, within our boundaries, can enter. Post a picture, with street address, on our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/wpnaphilly Winners will be chosen by June 30, 2014. Prizes include gift certificates to local businesses. Get creative with flowers and plants!

you can also email entries to us westpassyunkneighbors (at) Hotmail (dot) com