September 2022

Bike Tour of Bartram’s Mile with Urban Riding Basics

Bike Container

Join us for a slow-paced ride highlighting Bartram’s Bike Trail.  The ride will make a few stops, including a short info session about how to properly wear a helmet, use basic hand signals, and an overview of the trail. You can bring your own bike and helmet or rent a bike and helmet for free...


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Saturday Free Boating (CANCELED)

Dock & Community Boathouse
Bartram's Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA
Free

Join us for free kayaking and rowboating on the Tidal Schuylkill River! No pre-registration or experience necessary. Suitable for all ages and beginners. Equipment, life jackets, and basic instruction provided--first come, first served. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.


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Beginner Bike Maintenance: How to Fix a Flat

Bike Container

Want to take your biking to the next level? In this 1-hour, hands-on class, you can get practice on how to fix a flat, patch, and make a repair. Registration in advance is required.   The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of November. Come...


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WeWalkPHL Saturday Walking Group

Bartram's Garden Welcome Center

Come out for a walk in the park! Join neighbors for a free, easy 1-hour walk on the Bartram's Mile Trail with a group. Come every week or just when you can! All walks will be led by a trained We Walk group leader from the community. Saturday walks will be held weekly at 3...


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ARS Nova Workshop: Spirits Wake

Upper Meadow

Ars Nova Workshop, Bartram’s Garden, and Spirits Up! present Spirits Wake, a series of free outdoor yoga and mindfulness sessions with live music. Join us for an exploration of movement, music, and meditation while paying homage to the foundational forces in Black Liberation Music. This is an all-ages event.   SPIRITS UP! Spirits Up! is a...


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Sankofa Farm Stand at Bartram’s Village

Bartram's Village
54th & Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia

Come purchase fresh, chemical-free inspirited local produce straight from Sankofa Community Farm every Thursday at the Bartram's Village apartments (54th & Lindbergh Blvd entrance), now through mid-November! EBT, cash, WIC Farmer's Market vouchers, and Senior vouchers are all accepted methods of payment (standard retail WIC vouchers not accepted).   You can also catch the Sankofa...


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Restorative Mind & Body series: Internal Weather Check

Upper Meadow

Our mind & body wellness program series with the Family Practice and Counseling Network (FPCN)  is back for the fall season! Come rest and revitalize your physical and mental with moments of mindfulness, meditation, and group yoga in the Garden. No registration is required and all abilities are welcome! Participants are encouraged to bring their...


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WeWalkPHL Thursday Walking Group

Bartram's Garden Welcome Center

Come out for a walk in the park! Join neighbors for a free, easy 1-hour walk on the Bartram's Mile Trail with a group. Come every week or just when you can! All walks will be led by a trained We Walk group leader from the community. Thursday walks will be held weekly at 5...


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CineSPEAK presents: Chloé Mazlo’s ‘Skies of Lebanon’

Gingko Lawn

Join us at Bartram's Garden for a special outdoor presentation of Chloé Mazlo's Skies of Lebanon, with a pre-show performance by Julius Masri. Feel free to BYO beverages and snacks. Movie concessions will also be available for purchase.   Event flow: 6:30pm: Doors and performance by Julius Masri 7:30pm: Film begins   ABOUT THE FILM: Chloé...


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I'm interested in:

Biking & Walking

Birds

Boating & Fishing

Flowers, Plants & Trees

Gardening

History

Kids' Activities

Sankofa Community Farm

Southwest Philadelphia

Water Quality

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Youth Internships

I'm interested in:

Biking & Walking

Stroll the Schuylkill River Trail or join us for biking!

Birds

Look up! More than 100 species of birds rely on this ecosystem.

Boating & Fishing

Enjoy all that the Tidal Schuylkill River has to offer.

Flowers, Plants & Trees

See what’s blooming, find a favorite tree, and stroll the gardens and natural lands.

Gardening

Bring the Garden home! Shop for plants and grow your own food.

History

Uncover the interconnected stories of this historic site.

Kids' Activities

Join us year-round to learn, make, share, and wonder.

Sankofa Community Farm

“Go back and get it!” Growing food sovereignty with an African Diaspora focus.

Southwest Philadelphia

Resources and opportunities especially for neighbors in Southwest Philly.

Water Quality

Find our latest data on the river’s bacteria levels and recent rainfall.

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Enjoy upcoming workshops, self-care, and events. Are you a Southwest artist? Let’s partner!

Youth Internships

Calling Southwest students: paid internships available with the river, the farm, and the trees.