Thursday, January 12, 2017

CCRA Newsletter

New CCRA logo
     Our Sponsors:

      William Penn House   
      AMC Delancey   
      Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
      Di Bruno Bros.    
      The Franklin Institute
Quick Links

CCRA News & Events
S P E C I A L  E V E N T

The Big Story!  
Jan. 25, 2017, 7pm  

Mayor Jim Kenney live on-stage interviewed by
 Broadcast Legend Larry Kane
Plays & Players Theater, 1714 Delancey Pl.

Exclusive live interview with Mayor Jim Kenney, on stage with local broadcasting legend and KYW Newsradio Special Contributor, Larry Kane, to discuss his first year in office as the 99th Mayor of Philadelphia.  Registration for this event is free. Members CLICK HERE to register.

Non-members Welcome!

Non-members, please call/email.  
As an added bonus to you, non-members who register for this event receive a $15 discount for joining CCRA at the same time. Join ONLINE (use discount code MAYOR) or call (215) 546-6719 or write to us at (use subject line "Mayor's Interview").  

Non-members, if you wish to register without joining CCRA, click here.

Please direct questions to Harvey C. Sacks at
Please note:

There is no Christmas Tree recycling this year at Markward/Taney playground. If you would like to recycle your tree, you can take it to one of the following locations now until 1/14.  The Recycling Centers are open from 8am 6pm.
Ballroom Dance Classes at Society Hill Dance Academy, beginning Thurs, 1/19, 7pm, 2nd & Pine St.

Society Hill Dance Academy wants to introduce you to the Wonderful World of Ballroom Dancing. The class starts January 19th and meets on Thursday nights at 7 pm for 8 weeks. $250 a couple. You can register online for the class J. 

Lane Closure on the South Street Bridge thru 2/28

CHOP has secured a permit from the Philadelphia Street Dept. for a temporary lane closure on the South Street Bridge that will allow them to load materials on the South Street Plaza. The intermittent closures will take place starting today, through 2/28 on an as-needed basis. Any deliveries will be limited to the hours between 10:00am - 2:00pm to avoid impacting rush hour traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained but detoured to the opposite side of the street at controlled intersections. 
Neighborhood News & Events
Free Phila Orchestra Concert in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 16, 1:30pm
Girard College Chapel, 2101 S. College Ave

Free tickets will be available on 1/10, 12pm, at philorch.orgThe program will also be broadcast live on WRTI 90.1 FM. The Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert is presented by PECO.
Attention Property Owners: 

Want a tree to be planted in the fall?
Apply online by clicking here.
Useful Links
CCRA Merchant Member Discount Program
Support our local merchants and save money too. These local merchants will provide a discount (described here) to any member who shows a current CCRA membership card and personal identification.

Astral Artists - Use promo code "CCRA" to receive a $10 flat rate on all tickets to their concerts.
Baril (formerly Crow & The Pitcher), 267 S. 19th St (267-876-2808)
Dance Affiliate - Get $10 off  Dance Performances with your CCRA Membership.  Members use  promo code SAVE10.
Di Bruno Bros., 1730 Chestnut St, (uses separate card, see info here)
Dom's Shoe Repair, 203 S. 20th St (215-972-0098)
Eye Candy Vision, 218 S. 20th St (215-568-3937)
Philly Foodworks - Use the code "CCRA" when signing up for home delivery and receive a $20 discount on delivery charges.
Home Helpers Philly, 1835 S. Broad St., Ste 2 (215-334-2600)
Koresh Dance Company, 2002 Rittenhouse Sq St. (267-687-1769)
Liberty Vet Pets, 265 S. 20th St. (888-458-8587)
Nature's Gallery Florist, 2124 Walnut St (215-563-5554)
Photo Lounge 1909 Chestnut Street (267-322-6651)
Twenty-Two Gallery, 236 S. 22nd St, (215-772-1911)
Raven Lounge, 1718 Sansom St. (215-840-3577)
Rim's Dry Cleaners & Tailors,2203 South St. (215-546-1889)
Rittenhouse Hardware, 2001 Pine St. (215-735-6311)
Society Hill Dance Academy, 2nd & Pine (215-574-3754)
Suga Restaurant, 1720 Sansom St. (215-717-8968)
Ursula Hobson Fine Art Framing, 1528 Waverly St (215.546.7889)

Like us on Facebook

© 2017 Center City Residents' Association 

Center City Residents' Association, 1600 Market Street, Suite 2500, Philadelphia, PA 19103

No comments:

Post a Comment