to the Bainbridge Club (1529 Bainbridge) on July 21st (6:30-8:30 PM) for a
special SOSNA SOCIAL with Stanton Community Partners! The entry "fee"
will be to bring school supplies for Stanton - supplies in need include copy
paper, pencils, loose leaf paper, and basic art supplies (drawing/construction
paper, markers, colored pencils, crayons). Check out SCPs Amazon Wishlist for a
full list. Click here.
Bring whatever you can to support this great school.
be grilling burgers and dogs on the Club's stunning patio with skyline views.
Beer will be served and there'll be a cash bar. SOSNA SOCIALs are events
designed to get to know your neighbors - friends, neighbors, family, kids are
crucial part of the re-write of the Philadelphia Zoning Code and the
implementation of the Philadelphia 2035 Plan is to change the base zoning maps for the entire city. The Philadelphia City Planning Commission, in close consultation with District Council people
and community groups, is going neighborhood-by-neighborhood to do this following
the completion and adoption of District Plans. Changing the zoning will permit
certain development activity by right and others will require variances. In
theory, by making these changes, it will help achieve the goals put forth in the
Central District Plan, of which we are a part. These changes also bring base zoning
in line with existing conditions throughout the neighborhood.
COME TO AN IMPORTANT PUBLIC MEETING ON WEDNESDAY
JULY 23 AT 6 PM AT 1941 CHRISTIAN STREET (St. Charles Senior Center) TO
REVIEW THESE PROPOSED CHANGES. Stop
by the SOSNA office to review existing and proposed zoning changes in advance of
Philadelphia Dance Day is back and bigger than ever! In celebration of the fifth annual
nonprofit festival, a group of local dance companies have teamed up to offer a
Saturday packed with FREE workshops, live performances and a $5 evening dance
party. The goal: to unite the community in celebrating dance as a powerful
platform for creative expression and physical activity.
dance enthusiasts – regardless of experience or even coordination – are invited
to take part in the fun on July
26, 2014. There will be something for everyone, from Bhangra to tap to
hip-hop for all ages. Participants will tour studios around the city to sample
as many free workshops as they like during the day, then come together in the
evening for the main event at the Ethical Society Building on Rittenhouse
Square. Festivities kick off there with a huge Zumba party and a variety of
partner dance lessons. After that, the floor opens up for social dancing to
swing, ballroom, tango and Latin music so participants can practice moves they
learned earlier in the day. Volunteer instructors will also put on a performance