Neighborhood Advisory Subcommittee Summer Book Club
July is here! Time for our 7th Annual Summer Book Club. We hope you will join us on The Lawn at University Square (3701 Filbert Street) from 4:30pm to 6:30 pm on the following Fridays: July 29, August 12, August 26, September 9, and September 23. The books we are reading this summer are a mix of fiction and non-fiction.
Art Exhibit Installed Along Powelton Avenue
Mural Arts Philadelphia has partnered with SHOT: We the People to create a public art exhibition of 30 large-scale vinyl photographs from the project to be shown on the Saunders Park Greene iron fence directly across the street from Penn Presbyterian Medical Center (between 38th & 39th Streets along Powelton Avenue). SHOT: We the People, a multi-media platform where users can interact and share their stories about gun violence in America, presents its first project on the SHOT platform, SHOT: We the Mothers (SWTM).
Photo by LDavidHinton
Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival Filled Saunders Park Greene with Neighbors, Jazz Fans, and Music!
The 2022 Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival drew 3,000 attendees to Saunders Park Greene (39th & Powelton) on Saturday, July 16 from Noon to 7pm, the second-largest crowd in 16 seasons of performances. The Festival, presented by Wells Fargo, celebrated West Philadelphia and jazz musicians.
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