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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing 

Bok introduces new tenants, pop-up art installation

Since the former Bok Technical School was sold to Lindsey Scannapieco at Scout Ltd. after the great school sale of 2014, the large East Passyunk Crossing structure has seen quite a bit of transformation.

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

To add to the list of recent additions to the building including a boxing gym, a hairdresser and more, new tenants have been announced, along with a pop-up art installation that will be open at the school through the end of July.

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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing 

Hive76 ‘hackerspace’ announces move to Bok School

The Bok School is set to be transformed into an 8-story, 340,000 sq. ft. mixed-use facility with plenty of room for retail and makers spaces thanks to Lindsey Scannapieco and her company, Scout Ltd. One of the first of the businesses to join the ranks at Bok has officially announced their move into this massive former school.

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

Hive76, a shared “hackerspace” for makers and crafters, will be bringing their workspace to the facility. 

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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing 

Pop-up restaurant called Le Bok Fin opening on Bok School’s rooftop

Back when Bok was still a technical high school, a student-run restaurant called Le Bok Fin, a little play on the name of the now-defunct restaurant, Le Bec Fin, was operated at the school.

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

Edward Bok Technical High School, via Wikipedia

When Lindsey Scannapieco began her plans to transform the school, located at 1901 S. 9th St., into a makers space with community use, one of her dreams was to operate a restaurant there under the same name. That dream is now becoming a reality, with Le Bok Fin coming to life.

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