Meeting/Listening Session: Lombard/South Protected Bike Lane Project,
Mon, 7/17, 5:30Pm, The Philadelphia School, 2500 South Street
The City is hosting a listening session on protected bicycle lanes for Lombard, South, and 27th Streets. For the city's flyer and more information, click here.
SAVE THE DATE - CCRA House Tour - Sunday, Oct 22, 1-5 pm.
CCRA's annual House Tour will be on
Sunday, October 22nd! We're now on the search for houses and event
volunteers. If you want to show off your house, call or email CCRA today! We
are looking for all types of properties, large and small, from stately
rowhomes and high-rise penthouse condo units, to efficiently furnished
trinities and even micro-apartments!
In observance of Independence Day and to
give the staff a break, CCRA will close on Monday, 7/3, and will reopen
on Monday, 7/10, at 9:30am.
Save the Date
Dialogue with State Rep Brian Sims,
Thurs, Oct 5, 6:00 p.m.
Save the Date
Conversation with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson,
Thurs, Oct 12, 6:30 p.m.
Neighborhood News & Events
Snyderman-Works Galleries, 303 Cherry St, is closing after 52 years
items in the gallery since May are offered for sale at a 25% discount.
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. until end of July.
(Closed on July 4.) Ruth and Rick Snyderman are launching a new art
consulting business: http://snydermanartconsultants.weebly.com/
Dilworth Park, near City Hall,
offers special attractions - food, drinks, music, and movies through the
summer, weather permitting:
PNC presents Live @ Lunch, Wednesdays, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Sips at Dilworth Park, Wednesdays, 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Pictures in the Park, Fridays, July 30-August 25
Preview Group Show at the Naudain Street Art Collaborative, Fri, 7/7, Ageless Gardens, 2503 Naudain St, 6-8pm
art, tapas, and cocktails; mix and mingle with local artists: Betsy
Alexander, Sally Eisenberg, Karen Villarreal, Bill Silver, Ed Bronstein,
Emily Squires Levine, Lauren Sweeney, Burnell Yow, Bhavisha Patel, and
Leslie Sudock. Tickets are $40 per person or $75 for two people. All
proceeds benefit Philadelphia Open Studio Tours and The Center for Emerging Visual Artists.
American Red Cross Blood Drive at Trinity Center for Urban Life, Sat 7/8, 10am-3pm, 2212 Spruce St
Pre register to donate blood. Make your appointment today: Click Here
Call 215-824-6878 to register by phone or visit www.RedCrossBlood.org and enter the sponsor code: Trinity Center
Area hospital patients are counting on you! Remember to HYDRATE- drink plenty of water. Please remember your ID.
Art Exhibition at Twenty-Two Gallery, Carol Ashton- Hergenhahn, "The Structure of Things," Now thru Sun, 7/9, 236 S. 22nd St.
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.
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.