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May
13
Sat
LOVE Your Park Week
May 13 @ 12:00 am – May 21 @ 11:59 pm
LOVE Your Park Week

Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation are teaming up again to clean, green, and celebrate Philly parks during LOVE Your Park Week! Join us and hundreds of others as we meet our neighbors and volunteer to make our city more beautiful.

Find a place to volunteer near you!

LYP/PECO Fernhill Park Tree Giveaway @ Fernhill Park
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
LYP/PECO Fernhill Park Tree Giveaway @ Fernhill Park

Neighbors of Germantown’s Fernhill Park are invited to help us kick off LOVE Your Park Week with a special Signature Site Event! Hosted by Fairmount Park Conservancy, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, and the Friends of Fernhill Park.

Register for a tree here. Enter your address, and under “promotion,” select “large trees-pickup.” Follow instructions to choose a recommended tree, and enjoy discovering what energy savings you can get from a beautiful tree!

The event will also include volunteer projects, family activities, visits from VIP guests, and special message from Mayor Jim Kenney!

Find out more information here or sign up to volunteer.

May
18
Thu
LOVE Your Park Week Fruit Tree Workshop @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LOVE Your Park Week Fruit Tree Workshop @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

Fairmount Park Conservancy is hosting a fruit tree workshop during LOVE Your Park Week! This event has free or sliding scale admission.

Join TreePhilly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Farm Philly, Penn State Master Gardeners and the Philadelphia Orchard Project to learn how help your fruit trees thrive! Our workshop will cover information on pruning and thinning, common pests and diseases, and hands-on practice.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is on a sliding scale from $0 to $25. Pay what you can. Registration is required.

Workshop will also be available on June 14 and July 12.

Jun
14
Wed
Fruit Tree Workshop Series @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fruit Tree Workshop Series @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

Join TreePhilly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Farm Philly, Penn State Master Gardeners and the Philadelphia Orchard Project to learn how help your fruit trees thrive! Our workshop will cover information on pruning and thinning, common pests and diseases, and hands-on practice.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is on a sliding scale from $0 to $25. Pay what you can. Registration is required.

Jul
12
Wed
Fruit Tree Workshop Series @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
Jul 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fruit Tree Workshop Series @ Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

Join TreePhilly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Farm Philly, Penn State Master Gardeners and the Philadelphia Orchard Project to learn how help your fruit trees thrive! Our workshop will cover information on pruning and thinning, common pests and diseases, and hands-on practice.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is on a sliding scale from $0 to $25. Pay what you can. Registration is required.