EPX Civic – Friends of Southwark (the new Ed Committee subcommittee) is hosting a happy hour on Tuesday, June 2nd from 5 to 7 at Watkins Drinkery. We will be on the second floor, kids are welcome (EPX-FOS will provide the juice boxes!), and all draft beers are half price.

Principal Lukov will be there, as well as some awesome Southwark teachers and staff. Come on out and learn more about all of the amazing things going on at your neighborhood school! Email education@epcrossing.org with any questions.

June 12th 7pm – 11pm
St. Monica’s Lanes
16th and Shunk
$20 before, $25 at the door
Food, drink and raffle prizes (bring your $1’s!) to enter.

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Featuring South Philly’s BEST Basket Raffle!

Enter to win gift certificates and treats from the neighborhood’s hottest and most generous shops and restaurants.


There will also be an Air Hockey Tournament with a prize for the winner!

EPX will be holding a public meeting on Tuesday, April 21st at 7PM in the Neumann-Goretti Cafeteria with Councilman Squilla, representatives from Parks and Recreation, and representatives of Tolentine Community Center to discuss the future of the Tolentine site (1025 Mifflin St) and greater public access and neighborhood involvement. Please come to this meeting with your best ideas to enhance public access (e.g., dog park, community garden, playground, etc.) to provide direction for this important publicly-owned site.

Tolentine Community Center Meeting Flyer-page-001

East Passyunk Crossing, Newbold Neighbors and Passyunk Square Civic Association are working together to host a yard tree giveaway this spring. Pre-register now for up to TWO free trees to plant in a yard on private property in Philadelphia. Choose between a variety of species – including fruit trees. Walk-in participants will be accepted at the end of each event while supplies last.

Event Details:

May 16, 10am-noon
Capitolo Playground
9th and Wharton Entrance

Register at HERE or by calling 267-420-0680