Sprinklers for Julian Abele Park

We are raising money for a sprinkler system for Julian Abele Park. Help us keep the grass green and our park looking beautiful. Please donate today!

Friends of Julian Abele Park: Events Tues 6/2 & Fri 6/9 2017

Tuesday June 6 2017, 7 PM- Friends of Julian Abele Park We’ll be meeting at the park. Join us as we discuss progress on our planning and programming. Don’t forget our “Music and Mist” series begins THIS FRIDAY… Read More

Summer Music is coming….

Summer music is coming…..testing out our misting system last night….and here’s a link to one of our new sponsors, BrightYellowCreamery….. https://www.brightyellowcreamery.com/

“Love Your Park” wrapup Sunday May 14th 2017

“Love Your Park” cleanup and composting event 5.14.2017….. Thank you! to our volunteers for rescheduling themselves to join us….while the weather didn’t cooperate on Saturday, it did on Sunday. We redistributed two enormous piles of compost to cover… Read More

“Love Your Park” Event May 13th- RESCHEDULED

“Love Your Park” Event- RESCHEDULED! Since the rain is going to be heavy and persistent on Saturday May 13th, we are shifting the “Love Your Park” event to SUNDAY MAY 14th from 10 AM to Noon. We’d love… Read More

Previewing “Love Your Park”- Saturday May 13th 10 AM-Noon

One week to go before the formal “Love Your Park” Saturday May 13th, 10 AM to Noon. Thanks to Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation for providing this great banner!   One of the things you’ll… Read More

May 2nd Friends Meeting & May 13th “Love Your Park”

The Friends of Julian Abele Park will be holding their next monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 2nd, at 7 PM at Julian Abele Park (weather permitting!). Now that it’s getting warmer, and it’s light, later, we will be… Read More

Julian Abele Park: park programming update

The Friends of Julian Abele Park are pleased to announce that we are working with soccershots.org. Soccershots approached the Friends in March looking for a space to host their Spring 2017 season. After a presentation at our April… Read More

Summer 2017 Music Series @ Julian Abele Park

Summer 2017 Music Series: “Music and Mist” Since the weather isn’t cooperating lately (though our new trees and shrubs need the rain), here’s a reminder that Summer is Coming: Summer Concert Series- Fridays, 6:15-8:00 PM June 9th &… Read More

April 4th Meeting- 7 PM @ SOSNA Office 1901 Christian Street

Hi- hope to see you there; we’ll have updates and a new opportunity for Julian Abele Park to participate in one of Philadelphia’s Parks and Recreation Department’s most successful ventures in years……