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Fall 2013 Beer Tour Committee
We are seeking volunteers to help organize our 2013 Fall Beer Tour. We will be looking at where, when, what type of beer/food, as well as other details. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in organizing. All houses on the Tour must be represented on the Committee.
Thank you to everyone that came out for the Miss Rachel's Pantry restaurant night. We had over 40 people throughout the evening, and raised over $150. A big thank you to Miss Rachel for having us! Rachel is located at 1732 West Passyunk Ave. She does vegan catering, a weekend pre-fixe dinner tasting, and other special events.
If you really enjoyed breakfast for dinner at our event at Miss Rachel's, make sure to attend the West Passyunk Neighbors fundrasier on May 2nd. Proceeds from this fundrasier will benefit landscaping and beautification efforts along West Passyunk Ave.
A big thank you to businesses that generously donated to our raffle!
- AJ Appliance for their microwave donation. AJ Appliance are located at 1437 West Passyunk Ave.
- PEP Bowl for donating 2 bowling parties. PEP Bowl is located at 1200 South Broad St. Make sure to check out their plant sale, running from May 1st - May 4th, 10am - 6pm.
- Wake Up Yoga for donating a 5 class gift card. wake Up Yoga is located at 1839 East Passyunk Ave.
If you have suggestions for NNA's next restaurant night, please get in touch with the Community Outreach Committee chairs.
NEIGHBORHOOD MEET AND GREET
We want to see your MUG!
WHEN: Saturday March 30th, 10 am to noon
WHERE: The Center for Medicine and Commerce (formerly St. Agnes)
1900 S Broad St (enter on Broad & McKean Sts)
NEWMAN CONFERENCE ROOM
Come out to this informal event to meet your neighbors and NNA committee members. You can hear about a few events we have planned for the upcoming year, and how you can join in on the fun!
Bring your favorite coffee mug and enjoy some coffee and snacks from local establishments.
We hope to meet you on March 30th!
Join your neighbors for an evening of delicious vegan treats. Breakfast for dinner, complete with mimosas and coffee. Stay and hang out, or bring your own container for take out.
Miss Rachel's Pantry
1732 W Passyunk Ave
Wednesday, April 10th 6-8:30 PM
$15 for dinner, a portion of the proceeds goes to NNA. $3 donation for mimosas and tickets to win raffle prizes!
Help Support G. W. Childs Elementary - Donate To The One Love Garden or Attend N.I.C.E. Meeting Dec 6
Looking for a way to support your local elementary school? G.W. Childs Elementary at 15th and Wharton is raising funds to continue growing the One Love Garden, building on the themes of peace and unity. Dean of Students Maria Pandolfi is working to turn the green space of the Childs' playground into both flower and vegetable gardens incorporating beautiful mosaic murals and sculptures created by the students from Childs School and members of the neighborhood. For more information, contact Maria Pandolfi.
Or, consider giving your time — at 7pm on Thurday, December 6th, Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary (N.I.C.E.) will be meeting to discuss a strategy for moving forward, classroom observations, the library fundraiser, and more! For location and other information, please contact Megan Rosenbach.