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  • 08

    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    Awbury Arboretum
    Francis Cope House, One Awbury Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19138, USA

    Awbury Arboretum Philly Cleanup Day – FREE

    Join Awbury Arboretum and event partners LaSalle University and Why Not Prosper for an uplifting day of community improvement. Click here for more information.

    For questions, contact Leslie Cerf at,, or (215)205-6561.

  • 09

    8:00 am-11:00 am
    Tacony Creek Park
    4528 I St, Philadelphia, PA 19124, USA

    Healthy Trails 5K in Tacony Creek Park – FREE to $50

    The 5th Annual Healthy Trails 5k in Tacony Creek Park, hosted by the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership, in collaboration with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Friends Hospital, the Scattergood Foundation, the Philadelphia Water Department and Latinas in Motion. The race will be an out & back 5k run with an accompanying walk, starting at Friends Hospital, crossing the historic Fishers Lane Bridge and connecting with the Tacony Creek Park trail. Proceeds from the race will support programs and stewardship in Tacony Creek Park through the efforts of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF). TTF’s mission is to improve the health and vitality of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Creek and watershed by engaging our communities in education, stewardship, restoration and advocacy. Details and registration at  Check out the event flier here!


    Questions? Contact Robin or call (215) 744 – 1853

  • 09

    10:00 am-2:00 pm
    Primex Garden Center
    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Safe Paws 2017 – FREE

    Sponsored by the Espoma Company


    Pet owners  are invited to learn about a outdoor pet safety initiative Sunday, April 9 at Primex Garden Center. Wagging tails will enjoy the Safe Paws event at the garden center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


    Safe Paws, sponsored in partnership with Espoma and Primex Garden Center, will include local dog rescue groups, adoptable dogs and cats, and more from local vendors.


    **All dogs in attendance must be leashed, tagged and properly vaccinated.**


    The Espoma Company, pioneer in natural & organic gardening solutions since 1929, recently launched Safe Paws at The Philadelphia Flower Show and received an overwhelming response.


    The Safe Paws campaign aims to equip responsible pet owners with tips to keep pets safe outdoors by avoiding the dangers of common lawn hazards.  Learn more about the Espoma Safe Paws initiative here.


    Organizations and Vendors Include:

    • Saved by a Whisker: A 501c3 non-profit, no-kill, cat-centered rescue helping abandoned, stray and feral cats in Abington, Solebury~New Hope and Kimberton, PA. Their mission is to decrease the overpopulation of outdoor stray and feral (unsocialized) cats through spay/neuter, adoption, TNRM (trap-neuter-return-management), barn placements, education, and advocacy.
    • Lucky Dog Treat Company: Makers of tasty natural/organic pet treats and eco friendly grooming products.
    • Pet Valu – Flourtown: In our pet-friendly stores you’ll find over 7,000 products, including holistic and premium brands of pet foods and treats, as well as a wide selection of essential and innovative pet supplies to suit every budget.
    • Blind Dog Rescue Alliance: A group of volunteers spread out throughout the United States and portions of Canada dedicated to helping blind and visually impaired dogs by rescuing dogs in shelters, assisting blind dog owners, and educating the public about these wonderful dogs. They formed in August 2009, and their members have many years of experience with blind dogs, and with rescue. BDRA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit group, and all donations are tax deductible.
  • 15

    All day
    Primex Garden Center
    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Shop all day and earn double points on your purchase today! For more information on our rewards program, check out this page!

  • 16

    All day

    No additional detail for this event.

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