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United Nations World Ocean Day

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Stableyard
5400 Lindbergh Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States

The Caribbean Community of Philadelphia (CCP) will commemorate the 5th annual UN World Oceans Day by engaging in environmental education and visual storyboarding with visitors and community members.

Recognized on June 8th globally, World Ocean Day’s theme of 2022 is “Revitalization: Collective Action for the Ocean”. This fun, family-friendly event will feature exhibits on river and ocean action, the Caribbean Sea ecosystem, the importance of the Blue/Green Economy,  crafty boats, upcycled fish, and more.

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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.

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

Southwest Philadelphia

Resources and opportunities especially for neighbors in Southwest Philly.

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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.