East Passyunk Crossing will host Bocce Ball lessons!

LEARN BOCCE BALL THANKS TO EPX!

Yes that’s right, this month at the Piazza on Passyunk event, sponsored by the E. Passyunk Ave Business Improvement District, the Board of Directors of EPX will welcome some very talented and experienced bocce players giving instructions on the game. So bring your kids and your grandparents along as we pass on this Italian tradition to a new universal generation of South Philadelphians! Continue reading

August 1, 2006, 5PM to 9PM

Please join our neighbors to the north in support of Town Watch and local Law Enforcement on National Night Out.

Gather as a community for a walk, kid’s activities, music, information about community activities, and a bike ride.

PLEASE LEAVE YOUR OUTSIDE LIGHTS ON ALL EVENING ON TUESDAY AUGUST 1ST.

Organized by the Passyunk Square Civic Association.
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Hey! It's A-OK!What: South Philly Neighborhood Networks Potluck Cookout
When: Saturday, July 15, 1:00 PM
Where: 1438 South 5th Street (5th and Dickinson) Event Description: Mark your calendar for Saturday July 15th from 1 – 3pm.

Recycling is a hot issue in Philadelphia today. Currently the City recycles at a 6% recycling rate. Incentive based Model Programs have brought recycling to levels greater than 90%.

Come hear Maurice Sampson, the City’s first recycling Director, discuss incentive based recycling and how you can bring it to your neighborhood. Continue reading