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Trolly Shop Opening Celebration

Opening Celebration
Trolley Shop
2815 W. Girard
First Friday!
February 1st
*cash only*
Calendar of Events


Trolley Shop is an arts-based pop-up curated by Fairmount CDC. Our programming will serve the Brewerytown community for the month of February.
Thanks to Argo Properties for the opportunity!
*Coming Soon*
Sips & Samples – A Trolley Shop wine & dining event
Featuring a special guest chef & sommelier
Tickets available soon – only 30 seats!
Fairmount CDC | 2837 W. Girard Ave. | (215) 232-4766 |

Free Fresh Food and Veggies Starting Jan 28

FREE Fresh Fruit & Veggies Beginning Monday, January 28th at Vaux’s Big Picture High School – 2300 Master Street from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

(food available on the 2300 block of Seybert Street)

Please bring your own bag, box or shopping cart.  All are welcomed.  No ID or verification required.

For more information contact Mrs. Rita (Resilience Specialist) at (267) 223- 7953

DHPY History Project Applications

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History Project Applications

Documentary History Project for Youth (DHPY)

DHPY is an annual after-school, weekend and summertime digital media production workshop for middle and high school students. Each year, youth participants create short documentary films as a way to explore some aspect of the social, political and cultural history of Philadelphia. The program is free for youth in grades 8-12.

The deadline for the 2019 DHPY Program is Friday, February 15, 2019 at 5:00pm. Click here for more information.

Precious Places Community History Project

Precious Places is a community oral history project inviting members of the Philadelphia region’s many neighborhoods to document the buildings, public spaces, parks, landmarks and other sites that hold the memories of our communities and define where we live. Precious Places teaches the video production process to participating groups, fostering projects authored by those who intimately know the featured neighborhoods. This program is free to community groups.

The deadline for the 2019 Precious Places Project is also Friday, February 15, 2019 at 5:00pm. Click here for more information, and to download the application.

Unity Day

Brewerytown Sharswood Civic Association presents CommUNITY Day; Saturday August 4th at the Athletic Recreation Center.

Expect to find:

  • Health Screenings
  • Housing information
  • Face Painting
  • Music
  • Free Food
  • Giveaways
  • Networking
  • Community Resources
  • Activities

This will be a great opportunity to meet our state and local officials! Download the flyer here.