Upcoming POP Events


We invite you to join POP and our community partners in a wide range of events including planting and caring for orchards across the city; workshops and other educational programs about ecological orchard care and related topics; POPHarvest gleaning opportunities; and harvest festivals and other community events!  See below for our upcoming event schedule and click on a specific opportunity for more information and to register.

Volunteers of all ages and skill levels are welcome at planting and orchard care events.  Please RSVP below in order to receive detailed event directions and updates and so that we know how many volunteers to expect.  We also encourage you to join POP’s volunteer email list to receive announcements of new events and opportunities to get involved.

Saturday, November 18, 2017 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Monumental BC Orchard Planting
( 255 S. 50th St, Philadelphia, 19139 )

Help transform the orchard at Monumental Baptist Church into a food forest with new plantings of perennial flowers and herbs.

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Saturday, December 2, 2017 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

POPCORE 4: Permaculture and Philadelphia's Food System
( 901 E Washington Ln, Philadelphia, 19138 )

Join us for an introduction to permaculture--a method of designing and living using ecology as guide--and its relation to the world of urban agriculture in Philadelphia.

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Saturday, December 2, 2017 6:30 pm-10:00 pm

Winter Wassailing
( Awbury Arboretum, Philadelphia, 19138 )

Join POP and Awbury Arboretum for an evening of winter wassailing, celebrating the season and featuring special ciders and live music by the Women's Slavic Ensemble and West Philly Orchestra!

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Please contact phil@phillyorchards.org for more information on a particular planting.