Neighborhood Gatherings 11–10–2016


1st Police District, 24th and Wolf streets, oversees a PSA 1 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at St. Edmond’s Church, 21st Street and Snyder Avenue; and hosts a Police District Advisory Council meeting 5:30 p.m. and a Captain’s Townhall Meeting 6 p.m. Nov. 15. 215–686–3010.

3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, recommends attendance at a PSA 3 Meeting 5:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at Methodist Hospital, 2301 S. 15th St.

17th Police District, 20th and Federal streets, hosts a Townwatch Meeting 6 p.m. Nov. 10; and recommends attendance at a PSA 2 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at Vare Recreation Center, 1700 S. 26th St.

Bella Vista Neighbors Association holds a general meeting 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Da Vinci Art Alliance, 704 Catharine St.

East Passyunk Business Improvement District recommends Passyunk Passeggiata, which welcomes patrons to stroll, shop, dine, and sip through a weekly Farmers’ Market, late shopping, and happy hour options every Wednesday from 3 to 8 p.m. through Christmas. 215–336–1455.

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center, 1025 Mifflin St., holds Beatles Night 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11. Tickets: $20.

East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association oversees a Beautification Committee Meeting 7–8 p.m. Nov. 15. Email for the location.

The Leafy Streets Tree Tenders volunteer group, which greens 5th to Broad streets and Oregon Avenue to Snyder Avenue, will hold a Happy Hour 5- 7 p.m. Nov. at Black Cat Tavern on 12th, 2654 S. 12th St. and Contact 202–550–5128.

Lower Moyamensing Civic Association oversees a General Community Meeting 6:30–7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Fumo Family Branch, 2437 S. Broad St. 267–544–9597.

Love Your Park occurs at various green spots across South Philly.

The Marconi Older Adult Center, 2433 S. 15th St., is looking for writers, stagehand actors, and decorators to join its theater group, which meets 12:30–2 p.m. Thursdays. Call 215–717–1969.

Marines Birthday Bash at Cookie’s Tavern, 2654 S. Alder St., acknowledges the Marine Corps’ 241st birthday 10 a.m. Nov. 10 to 2 a.m. Nov. 11.

Nature in the Neighborhood Classes occur 10 a.m. Thursdays through Dec. 1. Nov. 10’s topic will be turkeys. Cost is $12-$30. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park Gazebo, 15th Street and Pattison Avenue. Call 215–685–0008, or email

Newbold Neighbors Association holds a Clean and Green Meeting 6:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Email for location; oversees a Public Zoning Meeting 6:30–7:30 p.m. Nov 14 at the Reed Street Apartments, 16th and Reed streets; recommends a South Broad Street Neighbors Association Meeting 7–8 p.m. Nov. 15 at Constitution Health Plaza, Conference Center, 1930 S. Broad St.; and a Point Breeze CDC Public Zoning Meeting 6:30–7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at 1155 S. 20th St.

Novack Brothers Corp. recommends a Fall Volunteer Day celebration 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 12 at 3660 S. Lawrence St.

South of South Neighborhood Association, 1901 Christian St., holds a SOSNA Dines Out at Bistro SouthEast, 1824 South St., 6–7:30 p.m. Nov. 14; hosts a Clean and Green/Carpenter Green Meeting 7–8 p.m. Nov. 15; and a Zoning Committee Meeting 7–9 p.m. Nov. 16. SPR