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Harvest Festival POSTPONED until next Saturday, 10/20
Join us NEXT Saturday, 10/20, for some fun in the garden.  We'll be decorating pumpkins, doing general clean-up, building a retaining wall, and more!

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Become a Reading Buddy!
Help instill the love of reading and learning in our kids!
We are in need of reading buddies!

Every week, 35 mostly retired volunteers come to Julia deBurgos School in Fairhill to read with
September is Voter Registration Month at HFH
For the month of September, we are registering voters around the neighborhood.
Voter registration in Pennsylvania ends October 9th!
Fairhill Neighbors are doing voter registration
Orchard Harvest & Garden Workday
Come on our for our annual Orchard Harvest & Garden Workday!

This is a family friendly event - all are welcome.

We'll be working in the burial ground gardens, nibbling on treats,
Women's Rights - 170 Years on from the Seneca Falls Convention
Today marks 170 years since the Seneca Falls Convention, an event organized by HFH's own Lucretia Mott, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. At the convention, women
Mission
Historic Fair Hill is a peace making green space and a neighborhood revitalization organization in North Philadelphia. We have restored and reimagined this resting place of great human rights activists to carry forward their work for justice and peace through greening, school partnerships, and community events.

 

As a national historic site, we maintain and welcome visitors to the
burial ground of great abolitionists and early women’s rights leaders
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Festival day at Historic Fair Hill
we teach young people the skills of growing food
and partner in seven gardens and street tree planting.
Digging mulch for the garden
Identifying plants
As a community partner for literacy, we support our Fairhill elementary schools with school libraries, reading tutors, parent classroom assistants, and parent education.
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As a gathering and educational center, we host field trips
and family friendly events.
field trip murals
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Fall open hours:  Dawn to dusk, enter through
Cambria people gates.
If gates are locked, call 215-870-8348