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October 20, 2021 | ,

Scanners Darkly presents Homeworld / Otherworlds

A multimedia conversation and guided meditation exploring life on earth and beyond. The program features an interactive conversation with a panel of guest speakers. Inspired by sci-fi classics and the upcoming Dune release on October 22, the dialogue will explore themes of Homeworld/Otherworlds with a focus on methods for making peaceful contact with otherworldly beings and sentient life that may exist beyond the realms of our planet and known reality. Join Li Sumpter of Scanners Darkly and MythMedia Studios for…

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October 21, 2021 | , , ,

Free Bike Rentals

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of October. Come ride the Bartram Mile trail! Free bike rentals are available Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6PM and Saturdays from 10AM-2PM. There are also bike maintenance sessions on Thursdays, learn-to-ride classes on Saturdays for kids and adults (10AM-12PM), and free bike tours of the Bartram Mile Trail on Saturdays (12-2PM). Drop-ins are welcome. Please register in advance for the Saturday Learn to…

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October 22, 2021 | , , ,

Free Bike Rentals

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of October. Come ride the Bartram Mile trail! Free bike rentals are available Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6PM and Saturdays from 10AM-2PM. There are also bike maintenance sessions on Thursdays, learn-to-ride classes on Saturdays for kids and adults (10AM-12PM), and free bike tours of the Bartram Mile Trail on Saturdays (12-2PM). Drop-ins are welcome. Please register in advance for the Saturday Learn to…

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October 23, 2021 |

Horticulture Volunteer Day

Health reminders: Masks must be worn in accordance with Pennsylvania and City of Philadelphia COVID-19 requirements. If you are sick or concerned about symptoms, please do not volunteer. Public restrooms will be open for the duration of the volunteer day and are disinfected regularly. Hand sanitizer provided. Volunteers are encouraged to sign up with their pods if possible. Volunteers will support seasonal plantings, weeding, invasive species removal, and support greenhouse maintenance. Registered volunteers will meet at the Welcome Center promptly…

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October 23, 2021 | , , ,

Free Bike Rentals

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of October. Come ride the Bartram Mile trail! Free bike rentals are available Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6PM and Saturdays from 10AM-2PM. There are also bike maintenance sessions on Thursdays, learn-to-ride classes on Saturdays for kids and adults (10AM-12PM), and free bike tours of the Bartram Mile Trail on Saturdays (12-2PM). Drop-ins are welcome. Please register in advance for the Saturday Learn to…

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October 23, 2021 | , , ,

CANCELLED – Compost Tea & Biochar (SWWAG Workshop)

*CANCELLED* Unfortunately, this workshop has been cancelled due to a family emergency.   Learn about the making and use of biochar and compost tea to improve garden and orchard soils. In this workshop we’ll be going over the history, usage, properties and how they improve the life of the soil. We’ll have live demonstrations of making biochar and brewing compost tea and talk about their application. Led by Alkebu-Lan Marcus and Corrie Spellman-Lopez Level: BEGINNER to INTERMEDIATE Note that the…

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October 25, 2021 | , , , ,

“High on the Hog” Multigenerational Cooking Class (SWWAG workshop)

Join Urban Tree Connection and vegan chef Sherimane Johnson in a live and interactive virtual cooking event! Learn more about vegan cooking, get creative with the ingredients from your food sovereignty share, and learn how the African Diaspora shaped food and culinary traditions today. Be sure to watch the Netflix series “High on the Hog” ahead of time. Recipes will be shared in the People’s Forum or may be requested by emailing saruh@urbantreeconnection.org. Level: BEGINNER   Click here to join…

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October 27, 2021 | , ,

Ghosts in the Garden

Show up at Bartram’s Garden after dark and — if you dare — walk the twisting path through our haunted meadow. You may see some strange and terrifying creatures crawling through the tall grasses and lurking behind the trees. You’d better hope they don’t see you! If you can make it all the way to the end of the path, a delicious prize awaits. Treat bags are first-come, first-served; supplies are limited. A FREE, family-friendly event, especially for our Southwest…

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October 28, 2021 | , , ,

Free Bike Rentals

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of October. Come ride the Bartram Mile trail! Free bike rentals are available Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6PM and Saturdays from 10AM-2PM. There are also bike maintenance sessions on Thursdays, learn-to-ride classes on Saturdays for kids and adults (10AM-12PM), and free bike tours of the Bartram Mile Trail on Saturdays (12-2PM). Drop-ins are welcome. Please register in advance for the Saturday Learn to…

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