Wednesday, October 27, 2010

2 upcoming events - Volunteers Needed

1. PTP FALL Pruning Club Event
Sunday, November 14, 2010,
10am to Noon, Emerald & Dauphin Sts. (Emerald Street Park) 19125
Volunteers needed. All ages welcome, no training or tools required. Refreshments provided.

2. This is our biggest planting yet ....
PTP FALL 2010 Planting: November 21, 2010, 10am-1pm
Sunday, 2771 Jasper Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134
(Located between Somerset and Lehigh, and between Frankford and Kensington Aves.)
Volunteers Needed!!!!!!!!!! Please help us plant nearly 140 trees.
Pick-up trucks (& drivers) needed. Please email us if you would like to volunteer your truck. Tools will be available for planting. Bring gloves if you can. Food and drinks provided. Lunch after planting at the Philadelphia Brewing Company for volunteers (formerly Yards Brewing) on York and Martha. Two to three hours of planting estimated.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

PTP Pruning Club

Please Join Us:
Philly Tree People Pruning Club Summer 2010 season begins on 6/29/2010

All meetings are held from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

* June 29 (Tues.) Location: Somerset & Thompson Sts. (in Port Richmond) 19134
* July 14 (Wed.) Location: Emerald & Dauphin Sts. (Emerald St. Park) 19125
* August 18 (Wed.) Location: Frankford Ave. & E. Norris St. (Rocket Cat Café), 19125

Everyone is welcome and no experience is necessary. Tools will be provided.

Contact Us to Get Involved (email) (website)

FYI this event has been canceled:
CANCELED: * June 9 (Wed.) Location: Amber & Hagert Sts. (behind Phila. Brewing Co) 19125 CANCELED

Cancelled: Pruning Club Today 6/9/2010

The rain has rained on our pruning parade. We will not hold pruning club today. See you next time.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Upcoming Events

1. Saturday, May 1, 2010 @ 9am: Northeast Tree Tenders Spring 2010 Tree Planting
Philly Tree People will be lending a hand to the Northeast Tree Tenders. They will be planting 50 street and yard trees all over the Northeast and we have the tools and the trees, but will need many hands to help us plant! Please come out and help beautify the NE and have lots of fun in the process! Meet at 9am at Al Furqan Mosque at 7252 Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia right next to the Dollar Tree Store at the intersection of Cottman Avenue and Roosevelt Boulevard.

2. Sunday, May 9, 2010 @ 12 noon: Mother's Day Flower Planting on Huntingdon Street
Join us on Mother ’s Day for a special gardening event! NKCDC and Philly Tree People will be helping neighbors clean out and plant flowers in tree pits between Kensington Avenue and Frankford Avenue! Bring your own gloves. Water and healthy snacks will be provided. Starting up at 12 noon. Meet up at Huntingdon and Emerald Streets.

3. Saturday, May 22, 2010 @ 12pm-5pm: Trenton Avenue Arts Fest & Kinetic Sculpture Derby
This is a sprinkle or shine event (severe weather date is planned for Sunday, May 23rd, 12pm-5pm). This event is being held on Trenton Avenue (between Norris and Frankford), Philadelphia, PA, 19125. This is the East Kensington/Fishtown neighborhood. There will be many local artists, live music, neighborhood nonprofits, dozens of sculpture derby participants and more. For more information see: &

Stay Tuned: In June our Pruning Club will begin.