Calendar of events

Thursday, April 15

“Rob Carter: Cultured Lands,” artist discussion and opening reception

7:00 PM
Environmental artist Rob Carter’s work involves architecture, the science of plants, the environment and the history of colonialism. Join us for a virtual reception as he shares his fascination with how botany and urban development shape our …

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 …

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 …