Calendar of events


Thursday, April 22

Street Fair to Celebrate Earth Day!

2:00 PM
The Northwest Center for Food As Medicine at 6782 Germantown Avenue will host a two hour event to promote awareness about the connection between food choices and climate change. What you put on your fork every day can help the world! Free …

Earth Day Live!

7:00 PM
On this day, more than 1 billion people from almost 200 countries will unite to improve our planet. Join us for a highly interactive event where we invite you to share Earth Day actions; ask questions of Saleem Chapman, the city’s climate …

Saturday, April 24

Naturepalooza: A Family Friendly Earth Day Celebration

10:00 AM
Celebrate Earth Day at our 10th annual signature family-friendly festival, with a new COVID-safe twist. Hike along our trails, stopping at various activity tables on the mission to become a Planet Protector. Learn about the importance of planting …

Thursday, April 29

NFA Virtual Open House

9:00 AM
Join us for our upcoming open house on Thursday, April 29, at 9 a.m. Learn more about our two educational options for children age 3 to grade 3 - Montessori and Primary. We'll work with you to identify which path is best for your child! …

Native Plants Hotline

7:00 PM
Native plants offer a host of benefits to your garden—and growing them is one of the most powerful acts you can offer to improve our planet. In addition to their beauty, native plants provide nectar and pollen for insects, food for colorful birds …

Friday, April 30

Folkshul Speaker Series: “Insider Observations: Race and our Criminal Justice System"

7:00 PM
This final presentation of the speaker series will be a panel discussion that brings together the following speakers: Megan J Davies: The Executive Director of Innocence Delaware, where she focuses on exonerating the innocent of Delaware …

Sunday, May 2

Chestnut Hill Home & Garden Stroll

11:00 AM
The family-friendly outdoor annual Chestnut Hill Home and Garden Festival returns with updates guidelines to ensure the safety of visitors while perusing home and garden goods in Philadelphia’s Garden District. Browse a variety of local vendors …

Saturday, June 12

Take A Walking Tour of Tourison

10:45 AM
After 3 sold out walks in Fall 2020, Take A Walking Tour of Tourison returns on Saturday June 12 (rain date June 13). Native son Ashton Tourison, Sr. was born in 1851 to a former captain in the Civil War. Beginning in the 1870s, he had a …