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CCRA News & Events
Jury Participation Survey
Jury Participation Initiative Committee is looking to get feedback on
jury service and explore ways that will help more people to show up for
jury duty. As part of the initiative, they are circulating a brief
survey to get different perspectives on jury service. The survey can be
found here. It should take no longer than 5 minutes.
Yo! Adrian! Let's Ride! Rocky Ride, June 3, 10 AM at 21st & Shunk
A fun ride to support CCRA and the Bicycle Coalition, following 15 miles of Rocky's training run. Register Here for $35.
CANCELLED!- Dialogue & Drinks with PA Rep. Brian Sims, for 6/8 is canceled bc legislature has been called into session.
Interfaith Post Ramadan Iftar Dinner, Thurs, 6/15, 7:30 PM, Trinity Mem. Church, 22nd & Spruce St
The Peace Islands Institute, CCRA, and ten local congregations are partnering on an interfaith break-the-fast Iftar meal
preceded by a discussion of Islamic traditions on Thursday, June 15,
commencing at 7:30 pm with the Ramadan meal served at sundown, 8:30 pm.
A headcount is needed for the food order so please pre-register with a suggested donation of $10.00/person which will be donated to the Bethesda Project for Homeless Shelters in Philadelphia. Register online or call 215 546 6719.
Sky High is almost at capacity...sign up now or see you
Click on the flyer to register. Use password CCRA.
Neighborhood News & Events
This 8 week course for couples begins TONIGHT June 1st
Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm
We will be introducing the basics of Waltz, Swing and FoxTrot
Park, near City Hall, offers special attractions - food, drinks, music,
and movies - starting this month and continuing through the summer,
PNC presents Live @ Lunch, Wednesdays, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Sips at Dilworth Park, Wednesdays, 5:00 to 7:00 pm
All-American BBQ, June 21-23, 5:00 to 9:00 pm; June 24, 12 noon to 8pm; June 25, 12 noon to 6:00 pm
Pictures in the Park, Fridays, July 21-August 25
Clever Criminals and Daring Detectives at The Rosenbach, now thru Sept 1, 2008 Delancey Pl
Explore the history of and fascination with crime-factual and fictional-in literary history from the 1600s to the 1900s.Closed Mondays. firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-732-1600. A related exhibition, Becoming the Detective: The Making of a Genre, is on display at theRare Book Department at Parkway Central Libraryat the same time.
Exhibition at Twenty-Two Gallery, Carol Ashton- Hergenhahn, "The
Structure of Things," Friday, 6/9 thru Sun, 7/9, 236 S. 22nd St.
Opening Reception: Fri, 6/9, 6 to 9 PM
Carol Ashton-Hergenhan explores a few select plants from her garden in a
show of new and recent work, "The Structure of Things," at Twenty-Two Gallery.
Within the categories of "Different Views", "Different Times",
Different Parts and "Just Because" Ashton-Hergenhan rotates specimens
in a single image, has sets of pieces that show change over time, or
selects different parts of a plant for individual focus.
Group Exhibition at Snyderman-Works Galleries, Fri, 6/2, to Sat, 6/17, 303 Cherry St.
Galleries invites you to its Group Exhibition of works by artists and
craftspeople shown at the Galleries throughout its history, opening June
2 to June 17. Ruth and Rick Snyderman, owners of the Galleries, have
specialized in fine crafts for over 50 years. 303 Cherry St.
215-238-9576. Regular hours Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Open later on First Friday. For more information, see Center City Quarterly article, Spring, 2016, page 10.
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.