Thank You and Upcoming Events

by Kate Galer on October 9, 2016

Thank you to Hykel’s Bar and Grille for hosting our Linwood Park Happy Hour last Saturday and donating to the Friends! We made 325.00 PLUS Hykel’s owner, Joe Toogood, contributed an additional 125.00! Thanks to all who came out! Look for another Happy Hour in a few months! This money will buy shrubs, mulch,and giant pumpkins! We rely on local businesses and neighbors to keep the park beautiful!

UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE PARK!
SATURDAY OCTOBER 29TH AT 9 AM – Kid and Adult Birding Program with the Lower Merion Conservancy – Birding is a great activity for the entire family, but children and adults learn differently. Join us for a unique program that will run simultaneous birding programs for adults and kids! Delaware Valley Ornithology Club member and BirdWatch Volunteer, Gregg Gorton, will lead adults through the basics of birding and help identify some of the local birds that visit Linwood Park. Simultaneously, Conservancy Staff will teach children about our local birds and introduce them to the wonders of birding! FREE
To Register for this event, click here. Or call the Conservancy at 610.645.9030

SATURDAY OCTOBER 29TH STARTING AT 4:00 PM12143358_10153198104398302_7462116692215725760_n – Annual Jack O’ Lantern Carve and Light – Join us to watch Master Carvers Jason and Chris from Six:Eight Church carve art into giant pumpkins! You can also carve or paint your own small pumpkin. We will have some pumpkins donated by Acme and Trader Joe’s or bring your own! Or just stop by and enjoy some cider and ginger snaps. Watch as we light up the wall with Jack Os as darkness falls. Children that are using carving tools must be accompanied by and adult. FREE

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Upcoming Events!

by Kate Galer on September 13, 2016

Hi Friends – with the start of Fall , we have some fun events coming up!

– Chalk Mob IV – “Words” – this Saturday from 10 – 2 join us to create a collaborative community art project and chalk art the whole plaza! The theme this year is “Words” .Come see how the power of words can create a sense of place! FREE. ALL welcome. Thanks to partners Six:Eight and artist Deirdre Murphy.
– Seed Saving Workshop with Ella Braden – Saturday, September 24th from 10- 11ish join local volunteer and seed saver, Ella Braden, for a hands -on workshop on seed saving. We will learn about which seeds we can save to plant next year and collect some from the park. FREE. Children Welcome.
– Linwood Park Happy Hour at Hykel’s – Saturday, October 1st from 5- 8 pm. Join us at Hykel’s Bar and Grille at 2704 County Line Rd ( where Linwood meets County Line) and 30% of all proceeds from food and drink benefit the Friends of Linwood Park.

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August at the Park

August 9, 2016

August is a great month to get out and enjoy the Park! It is quiet and peaceful. We have a few events happening, please join us. **Splash Party at the Park this Friday! Come on out and run through the sprinklers, wade in the wading pool, knock around some beach balls! Weather forecast is HOT! […]

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Week of 7/18

July 18, 2016

Thanks to Gabi and Mike Cipollone for their support of our reflexology foot path that we officially opened on Sunday, July 17th. Please use the path for your health! Interpretative signage is to follow soon. THIS WEEK AT THE PARK! -TUESDAY – Mindful Movements with Gabi at 7:00 PM. FREE – 15- 30 minutes of […]

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Week of July 5th

July 5, 2016

TUESDAY – Mindful Movements with Gabi at 7:00 PM. FREE – 15- 30 minutes of strengthening and balance exercises. FRIDAY – 6AM SUNRISE YOGA with Mindy Marcozzi-Drake of Hummingbird Yoga and Massage. Get out there and listen to the sounds of the birds and stretch it out! Bring mat or Mindy has a couple extra.10.00 […]

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Week of 6/27

June 28, 2016

A little quieter week at the park this week, but we still have some great activities that you can join anytime! Kids are welcome too. Or just get out and enjoy the beautiful garden Tuesday – Weather permitting! MINDFUL MOVEMENTS WITH GABI at 7 PM! 15 –30 minutes of strengthening and balance exercises aimed at […]

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Week of 6/20

June 20, 2016

Get out and enjoy! Only live once! TUESDAY MINDFUL MOVEMENTS WITH GABI! FREE! Questions about our new reflexology path? Gabi is the one to answer them. She is a certified reflexologist and designer and donor of the path! Gabi Cipollone will gently guide you on Tuesday evenings at 7PM May 31st-July 19th 15 –30 minutes […]

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Week of 6/13!

June 13, 2016

TUESDAY MINDFUL MOVEMENTS WITH GABI! FREE! Questions about our new reflexology path? Gabi is the one to answer them. She is a certified reflexologist and designer and donor of the path! Gabi Cipollone will gently guide you on Tuesday evenings at 7PM May 31st-July 19th 15 –30 minutes of strengthening and balance exercises aimed at […]

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Week of June 6th

June 6, 2016

Happy Perfect Weather! This week we have some fun fitness classes and our Weeding Social Hour! TUESDAY MINDFUL MOVEMENTS WITH GABI! FREE! Gabi Cipollone will gently guide you on Tuesday evenings at 7PM May 31st-July 19th 15 –30 minutes of strengthening and balance exercises aimed at all skill levels FRIDAY YOGA WITH HUMMINGBIRD RETURNS! Popular […]

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Weeding Social Hour, Memorial Day and Fitness!

May 27, 2016

It is finally warm! And sunny! Please join us Saturday May 28th from 9-10 AM for Weeding Coffee Social Hour. Enjoy coffee and snacks while keeping the park weed-reduced and talking to neighbors. Tools and gloves provided or bring your own. It is a great way to get out and enjoy the park and see […]

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