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Record Clearing Event and Community Block Party

By Globe Times Staff | August 11, 2022 | Comments Off on Record Clearing Event and Community Block Party

In collaboration with/supported by The Promise along with legal assistance from the Defender Association of Philadelphia, Southwest CDC will be holding a record clearing/sealing community event. Details below: When:Saturday, October […]

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Bike with Us!

By Globe Times Staff | August 8, 2022 | Comments Off on Bike with Us!

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of November. Come ride the Bartram’s Mile trail! Please register in advance at […]

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Harvey’s Grave

By Globe Times Staff | August 8, 2022 | Comments Off on Harvey’s Grave

by Joel T. Fry It has long been the story from early biographies of John Bartram that he “gave freedom to an excellent young African whom he had brought up, […]

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Summer Gardening Tips from Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | August 8, 2022 | Comments Off on Summer Gardening Tips from Bartram’s Garden

by Daniel Feeser With the summer heat rising in the city, the plants in our gardens undergo a lot of stress. Plants that are stressed are more susceptible to insect […]

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Coming Soon to 56th Street

By Globe Times Staff | August 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Coming Soon to 56th Street

Have you heard? A new Ecosystems Education Center and Freshwater Mussel Hatchery will be built at Bartram’s Garden within the next few years.  Native freshwater mussels are not the kinds […]

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Paschalville Library Water Ice Event

By Globe Times Staff | August 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Paschalville Library Water Ice Event

On Friday, July 15th the Paschalville Library hosted a Water Ice Party. Community members were able to cool off with some water ice and a fresh pretzel after they were […]

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Jr. Bowhunter Camp and Deer Hunt

By Alanna O'Malley | August 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Jr. Bowhunter Camp and Deer Hunt
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Stock Up on Fresh Produce at the 58th and Baltimore Farmers Market

By Globe Times Staff | August 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Stock Up on Fresh Produce at the 58th and Baltimore Farmers Market

Every Wednesday from 12pm to 3:30pm in front of the Cobbs Creek Library, Food Trust hosts a farmers market with fresh vegetables, fruit, baked goods and flowers. The farmers market […]

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Calling residents of the Southwest Community! 

By Globe Times Staff | July 29, 2022 | Comments Off on Calling residents of the Southwest Community! 

The Economy League of Greater Philadelphia is hosting a Community Listening Session on Wed Aug 10th, 2022 at Eastwick Free Library to learn more about the health inequities affecting the […]

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$2.5 million dollar Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program Announced

By Globe Times Staff | July 29, 2022 | Comments Off on $2.5 million dollar Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program Announced

On Tuesday Jul 19, 2022 State Representative Joanna McClinton, Jordan Harris, and State Senator Anthony Williams announced a $2.5 million dollar Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP)  on the banks of […]

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