Repair Fair #3 – Philly Fixers Guild

Announcing our third Repair Fair! Come by and bring your broken stuff…We will provide snacks while you wait for a talented Fixer to help you repair your valued items. Convenient parking available, hope to see you there!

Where: Memphis Street Academy in Port Richmond, Philadelphia

When: Saturday, January 31, Noon – 4 pm


Saturday, January 10th
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
2670 Coral St. (the future site of the Kensington Community Food Co-op)

No early drop-offs
$5 donation suggested

The City does not treecycle, and trees left at the curb will go into landfills! Please remember to remove all decorations.

For more info, contact Michaela Allwine at or 215-427-0350 x125

Drop off your old unwanted electronics! We accept:
-Computer Towers
-Personal Electronics
-Printers (with toner removed)
-Small appliances
-Laptops + Cellphones

See the flyer attached:Tree-E-Cycling 1-10-2015

Rock to the Future 5th Annual Holiday Showcase – Friday, December 12th, St. Michael’s Church, 6-8pm


Join us at Rock to the Future for our 5th Annual Holiday Showcase!

Our 7 student bands will each perform an original song, a cover song, and a holiday, along with 3 choral songs. This event is free, family friendly, and open to the community. Come see our amazing students and get in the Holiday spirit! 

Immediately following the show, we will have a potluck dinner if you would like to stay. So please bring something to share (leave what you’re bringing in the comments section below so we don’t end up with 10 fruit cakes!)

Health Insurance Fair – Saturday, December 13th, 12-4pm

NKCDC is holding an event where attendees can learn about health insurance options and have the opportunity to sign up for an appropriate plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Participants can either sign up in advance for a one-on-one appointment with a counselor, or attend general information sessions. They are not required to sign up on the spot, but will have the opportunity to.

Where: Rock Ministries at 2755 Kensington Ave.

When: December 13, 12-4pm

Call ahead to make and appointment or ask any questions: 215-427-0350 x139

See the flyer here: SAB Winter 2014 Health Insurance Fair

REMINDER: ORCA General Membership Meeting Tonight! Cione Playground at 7:30pm

This month’s Olde Richmond Civic Association agenda includes:

  • Chris Sawyer will demonstrate how to use the Philly311 service: providing courteous, fast, and accurate customer service that results in transparent access to government information and services.
  • Holly Logan will give us an update on the Kensington Community Food Co-op.
  • There will be also be time to hear your ideas and concerns!

If you don’t make it, don’t worry there is always another meeting: January 27, 2014, Cione Playground, 7:30pm.

We don’t meet in December. Happy Holidays!