Tuesday, April 22, 2014

April Zoning Meeting

Our April Zoning Meeting will be held this Thursday, April 24th at the 1st District Station, 24th & Wolf, 7pm.  Applicants are:

1939 S 19th St
2014 S Bonsall St

Friday, April 18, 2014

West Passyunk 2nd Annual Spring Fundraiser!

We are so excited for our 2nd Annual Spring Fundraiser at Miss Rachel's! 

$35 will get you lots of delicious food, beer & margaritas, as well as supporting West Passyunk Neighbors Association.


We'll have lots of raffle prizes including gift certificates to Café con Chocolate, Taproom on 19th, Pizza Pub, West Passyunk Sweatshirts and Tees as well as a 50/50!


Come out and meet neighbors as well as our elected officials and find out all the work we're doing in the neighborhood.


Hope to see you there!  Please remember to RSVP to westpassyunkneighbors (at) Hotmail (dot) com

We're Cleaning Snyder Avenue!

This Saturday, April 19th, we'll meet at 18th and Snyder at 10:00 AM and clean the 1800 block of Snyder for about an hour.

We'll be continuing the block-by-block cleanup of Snyder every other Saturday, so come help when you can or when we get to your block!

West Passyunk / Newbold / Girard Estate Spring Tree Planting, Saturday April 26th, 2014

Come out and help plant trees on Saturday, April 26th, 2014. We will be meeting at 9:00am at The Girard Elementary School, front yard. There are a total of 14 trees to be planted. We will break into groups and it should take around two hours.
New improved Tree Applications are available online at PHS.org
The final due date for the Fall applications is Monday, May 5, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

April General Meeting is Tonight!

Tonight is our April Monthly General Meeting.  We always meet the 2nd Monday of each Month at St Edmond's Rectory (21st & Snyder) at 6:30 pm.

Our special guest will be Tim Lidiak, President of Newbold CDC.

Please remember to bring non-perishable food items to donate to the food pantry.

See you there!

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Next Clean Committee Meeting

Let's get our neighborhood clean! A meeting will be held to brainstorm and discuss ideas Thursday, March 20th, at 7p at the home of the co-chair of the WPNA Clean Committee. Please come out to 2040 S. 21st Street and help beautify our community!

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Neighborhood Brunch at Grubhouse!


It's Neighborhood Brunch Time! See you next Sunday, March 9th at Grubhouse (West Passyunk between 22nd & 23rd) at 10 am.

Come out and enjoy delicious food from Grubhouse and meet neighbors new & old. Grubhouse will have some specials for us and don't forget they are a byob!

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Green Committee Meeting

Calling all Tree / Green people, A "Green Get Together" is going to be held Saturday, March 1st, at 10:00am at The Grubhouse, 22nd & West Passyunk Ave.

This will be an informal thought sharing hour to discuss Green plans for Spring 2014 with WPNA. It will be hosted by Tom Hawthorn, Co-Chair of WPNA Green Committee. Come out , share your thoughts and ideas over Chocolate Chip pancakes and coffee.

See you then.

Sunday, February 9, 2014

February General Meeting

Our February Meeting is tomorrow, Monday February 10th at 6:30 pm at St Edmond's Church (21st & Snyder).  Enter through the rectory entrance on the parking lot side.  We meet the 2nd Monday of every month at St Edmond's.

We'll have Mary Donahue from Clean Water Action speaking with us about their proposed Plastic Bag Reduction Bill.  We've also invited Bob Wilbowe, a 2013 South Philly Review Difference Maker, from South Philly Rainbow Community to come speak with us about the work that they do and how we can help them in their fight to get the CSX bridge fixed that runs up 25th St.

Hope to see you there.  Don't forget to bring at least one non-perishable food item to donate to the St Edmond's Food Pantry.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

West of Broad Meet & Greet Happy Hour!



On January 18th, many Civic Associations West of Broad St are coming together for one big Meet & Greet Event at the Taproom on 19th St (19th & Ritner).  Come out to meet new neighbors, visit with familiar ones and enjoy food and drink specials!!