November 2 – 9:30 AM
Our fall clean-up is right around the corner! This time we will focus on preventing Dog Waste along the 10th street trees we planted years ago. We will be building Tree Guards for our trees, placing signs, and cleaning up trash along 10th street and the Neumann – Goretti Campus. Meet at the East Passyunk Crossing Gardens at Neumann – Goretti.
The Board of Directors of EPX invites you to attend the 21st Annual Alfonso Cavaliere Memorial Fund Concert, held on Sunday October 20, 2013 @ 4:00 pm in the auditorium of SS. John Neumann-Maria Goretti High School.
The concert Features the Bel Canto Lyric Opera Company and Orchestra. Tickets are available at the EPX General Membership meetings on October 1st. General Admission tickets are $15.00 and Senior Citizen tickets are $12.00.The concert benefits musician scholarships for local artists at the undergrad and graduate levels. EPX receives a small return on every ticket we sell.
So come discover this little hidden musical gem of South Philadelphia and listen to a lovely afternoon serenade of Light Opera, Broadway, Patriotic tunes and Neapolitan songs while supporting two very worthy causes!
To purchase tickets call Roger Bruno at (215) 336-3060
Buy Tickets Online
Welcome and meet Southwark Elementary’s new principal, Andrew Lukov, and enjoy free food, drinks, and water ice with the school community on Wednesday, August 28th.
Join AXIS Philly, NBC 10, and EPX for a community panel meeting on the future of the newly closed Bok School building at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 20 at New Hope Temple Baptist Church, 711 S 12th St. A panel including Councilman Mark Squilla, PEW Trust’s Larry Eichel, and EPX Zoning Chair David Goldfarb will answers questions and engage the community about the future use of the eight story, 338,000 square feet building at 9th and Mifflin.
Schoolhouse Watch: Edward W. Bok Technical High School
New Hope Temple Baptist Church | 711 S 12th ST
Thursday, June 20 @ 6PM
More info here.
SAVE THE DATE! Thursday, May 9th from 6-9 p.m. come and join your EPX neighbors at Rita’s Water-Ice on East Passyunk Avenue! Invite everyone you know because the more water-ice, and other goodies, we eat the more EPX gets as a donation from Rita’s!!! We are promised a beautiful evening of spring weather and lots of fun as the entire ‘hood (plus our family and friends) descends on Rita’s. Show your EPX Spirit by bringing a crowd and remember there are plenty of fat-free and sugar free options as well. Who knows you might even spy a familiar EPX Co-Chair scooping your favorite treat!!!
6th Annual Philly Spring Clean-up is here! We need all the volunteer support we can get to help spring clean the neighborhood. The event is taking place April 13 from 9:00 AM to 2:00. We will meet at the EPX Center at 1729 11th St. Our focus will be on the 9th Street corridor from Snyder to Tasker. We will also do a quick clean-up at Neumann Goretti before we head to 9th. Recycling bins will be available for all volunteers. You can register here.
The nice folks from the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan are sponsoring an Easter Egg Hunt:
Multicultural Community Center
1900 S BROAD STREET
March 30th, 2013
1 PM-4 PM
Refreshment, prizes and most of all decorating the Easter eggs!