Another Week another Food Tour: On Friday, Sept. 13 at 11:30 a.m., people will meet at 4653 Umbria St, Philadelphia to embark on a tour of Manayunk's eateries. The "2.5-hour food tasting and cultural walking tours treat you to 8 unique food and drink tasting selections in Philadelphia’s most beautiful and off-the-beaten-path neighborhood. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, you’ll experience gourmet foods from one-of-a-kind specialty shops while receiving an insider view into the culture, history and architecture that defines the City of Brotherly Love. Learn more at www.phillyfoodtours.com."
There are a ton of Civic Association meetings this week. Here's when and where everyone meets.
Meeting Dates: They meet at the Pilgrim Church on the first Monday of each month from 7:30pm-9:00pm (with a break for July and August). The church is located at the corner of Terrace Street and Dawson Street, and off-street parking is available. The meeting room is accessible from the parking lot.
- On the SOUTH by Main Street and the Schuylkill River
- On the WEST by Shurs Lane and Walnut Lane
- On the NORTH by Henry Avenue
- On the EAST by Hermit Street and Ridge Avenue to the Wissahickon Creek
Next Meeting: Monday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Dates: The Ridge Park Civic Association meets quarterly on the first Thursday of of March, June, September, and December. Its meetings are held in the 5th Police District which is located at Ridge and Cinnaminson and start at 7 p.m.
Borders: On the East side of Ridge Avenue from the South side of Hermitage Street to the South side of Domino Lane and Fountain with a boundary of the Wissahickon Creek.
On the West side of Ridge Avenue from Hermitage Street to Harmon Road and down the hill to Umbria Street between Leverington and Domino (to include Canton Street) with a boundary of the Schuylkill River.
Next Meeting: Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m.
Meeting Dates: Meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Wednesday of every month Roxborough Presbyterian Church.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 6:30 p.m.
Meeting Dates: Meets at 7 p.m. every second Wednesday of the month at Northern Home for Children, 5301 Ridge Avenue Roxborough.
Borders: Wissahickon Park, Ridge Avenue, Hermit Street, and Henry Avenue.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m.