Welcome to Malcolm X Park

The official page of the Friends of Malcolm X Park in West Philadelphia
The Friends of Malcolm X Park is a group of volunteers--part of a non-profit 501c3 organization--committed to bringing entertaining programming and family-friendly events to the park.

Upcoming events

september, 2016

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2016 Spring Cleanup

Please join Mosaic Community Church, The Friends of Malcolm X Park, and The Enterprise Center for the city wide clean up date at Malcolm X Park 5200 Pine Street 9am-12pm on April 9th....

Life Hack: Stop the Ad Bundles

Tired of tripping over that bag of garbage advertisements that shows up on your front porch all the time? If you get this unsolicited bundle on your porch all the time, it’s actually pretty easy to get them to stop. These ads are at best an unwelcome......

Seeking Artists for 52nd St Meter Murals

Call for artists! Help yours truly transform 52nd St. parking meters into works of mural art: apply online by 8/10. Cheers #52 Do good and get paid up to $4800 American Dollars!...

Urban Farming Proves a Powerful Tool Against Urban Blight

Philadelphians are not shy about our love-affair with urban farming. From the construction of the first-ever ‘Urban Earthship‘ in West Philly, to last season’s WetLand, the “mobile, sculptural habitat and public space” at Spruce Street Harbor Park, to the mere musing thatlarge swaths of North......