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Spring Fever in Fishtown

Following today's Spring Cleanup Tip Jar, we wanted to point out some perfect springtime activities (including the April 14th cleanup) happening nearby in Fishtown in the coming weeks:

Saturday, March 31st: Easter Egg Hunt at Penn Treaty Park

Saturday, April 14th: Spring Cleanup, check-in spots in Fishtown and Port Richmond:

Fishtown Rec Center (1202 E. Montgomery Avenue)

NKCDC Garden Center (Frankford & Berks)

Leotah's Place (York & Coral)

Olde Richmond (Huntingdon & Aramingo)

From the NKCDC: Brings your gloves! As always volunteers will be given a ticket to a special BBQ hosted by the great people at Philadelphia Brewing Company after the cleanup. For more information contact Tom: 215-427-0350 x 119 or tpotts@nkcdc.org

Saturday, April 14th: Race & Rock Scavenger Hunt at Penn Treaty Park. Families, teams, or individuals will bike or walk, solve clues and puzzles around the city, and win prizes!  All participants will receive free entry into the all ages after show at Kung Fu Necktie and will receive free Vitamin Water and and event tee shirt. Registration is atRaceandRock.Eventbrite.com.

Sunday, April 22nd:Spring tree planting at 2771 Jasper Street. Help plant over 40 trees in Fishtown, Port Richmond, and East Kensington!  Pick-up trucks (& drivers) needed. Tools will be provided. Bring gloves. Two hours of planting estimated. No experience necessary. All ages welcome.  Rain or Shine!  Volunteer lunch to follow at the Philadelphia Brewing Company on Martha at Hagert. Please email PhillyTreePeople@gmail.com for more information if needed.

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Comment balloon 0 commentsThe Somers Team • March 29 2012 07:31AM
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