Spooky Saturday Costume Contest
Saturday, October 22, 11am-1pm
Singing Fountain at East Passyunk Ave & Tasker Street

Bring the kids down to East Passyunk for apple cider and treats, pumpkin and trick or treat bag decorating, and trick or treating for candy around the Fountain. Prizes will be given out for Funniest, Scariest and Most Original Costumes in the following age categories: 11am – Ages 4 & Under; 11:30am – Ages 5 to 8; 12 noon – Ages 9 to 12; and 12:30pm – Dogs

This event is FREE, rain or shine and all are welcome! Sponsored by East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District and Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation. For more information, call 215-336-1455 or go to www.visiteastpassyunk.com.

Want to live on a cleaner block? Would you like your storefront to become a Litter-Free Zone?

It’s time to take the pledge.

Contact us about how we can work together to un-litter your block or storefront and show our neighborhood a little respect.

Join us on Saturday, October 15, from 10 am to 1 pm as we join with several local civics and City agencies to officially launch the UnLitter Us initiative in our neighborhood and give our neighborhood a little TLC in the form of a good old fashioned cleanup.

Block captains, be sure to invite all residents on your block!Please help spread the word to your neighbors! Contact us to request promotional postcards or flyers.The UnLitter Us South Philly Launch is hosted by: East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association, South Broad Street Neighborhood Association, Lower Moyamensing Civic Association, Newbold Civic Association, Newbold Neighbors Association, Passyunk Square Civic Association, South Philadelphia High School, and the South Philly Review.***In partnership with: The Philadelphia Streets Department, Keep Philadelphia Beautiful, RecycleBank and the Department of Licenses and Inspection. 

Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 6th at 6:30 p.m.! EPX and the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association are sponsoring a rain barrel workshop which will be held at the EPX offices 1729 S. 11th Street (on the campus of Neumann-Goretti High School.) Registration will opened soon and on a first come, first served basis. The workshop is FREE but requires a signed waiver for owners and/or tennents and will last two hours.

To register, please contact the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association at lomophilly@gmail.com or 267-544-9597.

Workshop Waiver Forms
Please print and fill out the appropriate form if you plan to attend:

The October 2011 EPX General Membership meeting will be held on Monday, October 3rd, from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Everyone is welcomed.

This month’s guest speaker is City Comptroller, Alan Butkovitz.

Also, if you need a recycling bin you can pick one up for free at this meeting.


The meeting will be held at the NEW EPX OFFICES 1729 S. 11th Street!

On the campus of Ss. John Neumann-Maria Goretti High School. (Previously the Convent of the Sisters of St. Joseph) The New Office is the middle building of the three located just north of the main school. Go to the gate just north of the main entrance at 11th & Moore Streets and follow the signs that read EPX.