Upcoming POP Events

POP EVENT SCHEDULE:

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.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Penn Park Orchard Work Day
( 3000 Walnut St, Philadelphia, 19104 )

Lend a hand in caring for the food forest at Penn Park on University of Pennsylvania campus.

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Friday, July 19, 2019 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Poplar FNC Orchard Monthly Work Day
( 811 Poplar St, Philadelphia, 19123 )

Come out to this magical site at 8th & Poplar and help with weeding & mulching. Bring your swim suit and take a dip in the nearby rec pool afterwards to cool off! :)

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Friday, July 19, 2019 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Hort Center Food Forest Monthly Work Day
( 100 N Horticultural Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19131, Philadelphia, 19131 )

Join us for our monthly work day in the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center Food Forest!

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Saturday, July 20, 2019 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Awbury Food Forest Work Day
( 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, 19138 )

Join us at Awbury Food Forest for a Monthly Work day!

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Penn Park Orchard Work Day
( 3000 Walnut St, Philadelphia, 19104 )

Lend a hand in caring for the food forest at Penn Park on University of Pennsylvania campus.

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Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Awbury Food Forest Work Day
( 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, 19138 )

Join us for the monthly work day at Awbury Food Forest!

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Friday, August 23, 2019 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Hort Center Food Forest Monthly Work Day
( 100 N Horticultural Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19131, Philadelphia, 19131 )

Join us for our monthly work day in the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center Food Forest!

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Saturday, August 24, 2019 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Orchard Workday at Pastorius Community Garden
( 10 E Pastorius Street, Philadelphia, 19144 )

Join us at Pastorius Community Garden for an orchard workday!

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Philadelphia Food Forest Tour
( 100 N Horticultural Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19131, Philadelphia, 19131 )

Join The Philadelphia Orchard Project (POP) and The Pennsylvania Women's Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN) for a tour of POP community orchards and food forest sites in Philadelphia.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

4th Annual Orchard Dinner
( Hamilton Mansion @ The Woodlands, Philadelphia, 19104 )

Join POP's board, staff, and partners for an orchard-to-table dinner at POP's headquarters at The Woodlands.

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