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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. ...

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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 chore,...

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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...

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West Philly rapper Chill Moody starting new record label

From the Philly Tribune: [blockquote text='Philadelphia will have a new music label, thanks to West Philadelphia native and musical artist Chill Moody. Chill Moody has received accolades because of his music, creativity and philanthropy, and hopes to help other artists looking to break into a very...

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Tibetans in Philadelphia

From Monday, April 13th, through Friday, April 17th, Tibetan sand mandala artist Losang Samten will be in residence in the gallery at the Philadelphia Folklore Project, creating a painting out of colored sand over the course of a week, while visitors watch. Daily, 2:00 – 7:00...

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Join us for the 2015 Spring Clean

Please join us to kick off spring and clean up our park! This Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 9am – 2pm. Organized by The Friends of Malcolm X Park & The Enterprise Center CDC (TEC-CDC), this year’s cleanup will be the start of our sustained effort...

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CSA right by Malcolm X Park!

Choose "PA Garden Court" location to pick up a weekly share of local organic produce near 50th & osage. Many sizes of shares to choose from plus eggs, dairy, meat, etc...

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Bike Share Program Starting Soon

Finally, we have the launch date for Philadelphia’s inaugural bike share program, Indego. Mayor Michael Nutter announced today that the program will kick off on April 23, 2015. The festive kick-off event will take place on that day, starting at noon, at Eakins Oval in...

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New Website

Welcome to our future website. It is a work in progress, and we want to make it as useful and enriching as possible. Please comment if you have any input regarding content, design or functionality of the Friends of Malcolm X Park website....