Category Archives: Events

Next FoCW Meeting Wednesday, September 13

The next meeting for Friends of Carpenter’s Woods will be held Wednesday, September 13 at 6:30 PM. We will meet in the Activity Room at the Chestnut Hill Library, 8711 Germantown Ave, 19118. There is some limited parking in the municipal … Continue reading

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PP&R Recreation Leader Trainee Recruitment Information Night

Philadelphia Parks & Rec is holding two information sessions about our Recreation Leader Trainee position. If you are interested in leading programs at our recreation centers please come hear about this position. The information sessions will be held July 13th at Carousel … Continue reading

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Love Your Park 2016 Spring Fest Schedule

Friends of Carpenter’s Woods present Love Your Park Week Spring Fest 2016   (Ellet & Sherman Streets, Mt. Airy 19119) May 7–14, 2016. Join us for Free Nature Walks & More! Saturday 5/7, 3:00 pm & Sunday 5/8, 1:00 pm … Continue reading

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Carpenter’s Woods Love Your Park Volunteer Day, Saturday, Dec. 5, 9 AM to 1 PM.

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Carpenter’s Woods Love Your Park Volunteer Day, Saturday, Dec. 5, 9 AM to 1 PM. Join David Bower of Parks & Rec and Friends of Carpenter’s Woods for our final planting of the season … Continue reading

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September 23: Birding at Carpenter’s Woods, a Hotspot for Migrants

Carpenter’s Woods was originally added to the Fairmount Park system during the 1920s as a bird sanctuary. Since then it has remained one of the most popular and important locations in the Philadelphia region to find migrating land birds. Keith … Continue reading

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