Do you love your neighborhood park?
If you do (honestly, who doesn’t appreciate a little green space in the city?), now is your chance to help clean up your local park with the LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day from Parks and Recreation on Saturday, November 14.
There are a total of 19 participating parks in South Philly, giving you plenty of opportunities to help out in your neighborhood.
Participating parks include:
- Julian Abele Park, 2181 Carpenter St.
- Chews Playground, 1801 Ellsworth St.
- Hawthorne Park, 1200 Catharine St.
- Ridgeway Park, 13th and Carpenter
- Bardascino Park, 1000 Carpenter St.
- Mario Lanza Park, 220 Catharine St.
- Beck Park, 155 Beck St.
- Moyamensing Point, 901 E. Moyamensing Ave.
- Jefferson Square Park, 350 Washington Ave.
- Manton Street Park and Community Garden, 405 Manton St.
- Gold Star Park, 625 Wharton St.
- Paolone Park, 750 Sears St.
- Howard Street Park, 107 Reed St.
- Dickinson Square Park, 1600 E. Moyamensing Ave.
- Capitolo Playground, 900 Federal St.
- Columbus Square, 1200 Wharton St.
- Mifflin Square Park, 600 W. Ritner St.
- Marconi Plaza, 2801 S. Broad St.
- Girard Estate Park, 2500 S. 12th St.
If you volunteer, you could be working on litter clean-up, the collection of leaves, tree planting, mulching, painting and other things. You can find out more about registering to volunteer here.