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CSA Farm Share Returns to NoLibs – Sign Up Now!

  Regular food deliveries May through October! Neighborhood Foods, a West Philly based urban farm, is partnering with NL’s own Liberty Lands and Cafe Chismosa to hold a 2013 farmers market and CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Customers pay the farmer at the beginning of the season and receive a box of local produce every week. […]

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Weeders Club at Madison Memorial Park this Saturday

  This week only — Weeder’s Club is wandering down to Madison Memorial park (you know, Doughboy park at 2nd and Spring Garden) to give it a little help. We have a wonderful new neighbor and volunteer who’s taking on regular clean up of this tiny greenspace, and we want to give her efforts a […]

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Love Your Park (annual spring work/play day) – this Saturday!

9:00am until 2:00pm this Saturday, May 11 Come join us at Liberty Lands for this biannual effort in parks across the city of Philadelphia. Sign in at the picnic tables by the toddler lot.    

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Earth Day Spring Tree Planting, Sunday, April 21!

Join your neighbors in our Earth Day Spring Tree Planting, Sunday, April 21 at 10 am! We will be planting 12 (bare root) street trees all over Northern Liberties and a variety of plants at Madison Memorial Park (aka Dough Boy Park) at 2nd and Green Streets. Everything needed to plant will be provided. There’s something for everyone […]

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Northern Liberties Clean-Up on Sat, April 13

  9am to 1pm – Meet up and lunch will be held at Liberty Lands Join your fellow neighbors, along with students and teachers from our own, award-winning Bodine High School on Saturday, April 13, as part of Philly’s Citywide Cleanup Day. You don’t have to pre-register, but it would be helpful if you did. So […]

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NLNA General Meeting TONIGHT! – Thursday, Feb 28

  Join us for the February NLNA General Membership meeting. 7pm at the Northern Liberties Community Center – 3rd & Fairmount – as always! This Month’s Agenda Streets Dept. on Laurel St. direction-change proposal DRWC on Spring Garden Underpass project resuming Water Department on flood control measures AVI update and special-meeting preview It’ll be an […]

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TreeCycle Your Christmas Tree with the NLNA This Saturday – January 5 – Volunteers Needed

  Volunteers Needed to Fill 1 or 2 hour shifts this Saturday (Jan 5) from 10am to 4pm! (at Liberty Lands) Tasks include: • collecting donations • off-loading trees • hanging out We have help with the actual chipping. The forecast calls for sun! Please respond to Lara Kelly at trash@nlna.org if you can spare […]

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25 New Trees Planted on Sunday. Big Thanks To All Who Volunteered and Donated Lunch!

  Community Fall Tree Planting Sunday, Nov 11 A total of 25 trees were planted around the Northern Liberties and at the Doughboy Park (2nd & Spring Garden) on Sunday by volunteer neighbors led by NLNA Board Member, Erika Goldberg. Through her efforts, 29 volunteers assembled to help out! Lunch was served at Liberty Lands […]

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E-Waste Recycling Returns Sep 29th – 10am-2pm

  Bring all your old electronics to the NLNA Community Center! Got a bunch of old TVs, printers, and electronics lying around and don’t know how to properly dispose of them? You won’t have to hold onto them much longer, because the NLNA’s popular electronics waste recycling is coming back next month! Join us on […]

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