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November newsletter is out

The November 2014 newsletter is out

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Help CPN help neighbors by supporting our annual holiday baskets

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Dear Friends and Neighbors of Cedar Park,

Once again, Cedar Park Neighbors, in cooperation with area churches and other nonprofit organizations, will prepare and distribute food baskets for those in need during the holiday season.

In 2013, we were able to reach over 625 people. As a continuation of this successful event, we need your financial help and support.

Please consider a suggested donation in the amount of $36. Support at this amount will help us feed two families and foster our commitment to “neighbors helping neighbors.”

We will be packing and distributing the baskets on Saturday December 20, 2014 from 8:30am -10:30am at Renewal Presbyterian Church, located on the corner of 47thand Cedar Ave.  All volunteers are most welcome!  Please feel free to contact us at mlewis1071@gmail.com if you have any questions.

We thank you in advance for your support!

Sincerely,

Michelle and Beverly

To donate to our Holiday Basket Drive, please click here.

Remember: all annual CPN membership dues expire at the end of each calendar year.  While you’re thinking about it, please consider joining or renewing today, by clicking here.

Love Your Park on Saturday, November 15

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What will happen to your home when you die?

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Free Neighborhood Will & Estate Planning Workshop

Weds, October 1, 6:30pm

Calvary Center (48th & Baltimore Avenue)

If you own your home, do you know what will happen to it after you die?  If you get sick and can’t speak for yourself, do your doctors know what your wishes are?  Do you need a power of attorney to have someone pay your bills and make financial decisions for you?

Cedar Park Neighbors and the Drexel University School of Law are teaming up to hold a neighborhood workshop at Calvary Center at 48th & Baltimore on Wednesday, October 1, at 6:30pm.

The workshop is free, but everyone is encouraged to join Cedar Park Neighbors if you are not already a member.   (Membership starts at $7/year for seniors, and you can become a member at the workshop.)

At the workshop, neighbors will learn about simple wills, living wills, and powers of attorney.  Everyone can then sign up for a free one-on-one follow-up meeting at Drexel University to write their actual documents.

Questions?  Please call Cedar Park Neighbors at 267-BALT-AVE or email us at contact@cedarparkneighbors.org.

Fall Season is approaching and Soccer Shots will be back at Cedar Park

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Soccer Shots has opened registration for the fall season in West Philadelphia! Soccer Shots is a positive introduction to soccer for children ages 2-4. Their program focuses on the skills and lessons of the game by offering non-competitive classes. Each child learns the fundamentals of the game through skill instruction, fun games, and creative play. This summer they are back at West Philly for this local program option:

Soccer Shots Fall Season
Once a week classes on the weekend for 30-40 minutes of soccer instruction. Learning basic soccer skills, playing fun games, and learning important character concepts for life and sports.
Saturdays from 9am-11am,
Dates: Sept 6 thru Nov 8
Location: Cedar Park (at 50th and Baltimore)
Programs for toddlers and preschool aged children.

Registration available online at:
Soccer Shots in West Philly

They also have programs in 8 other areas of the city and you can search for all of their programs on their website at www.soccershots.org/philadelphia

If you have any questions contact Soccer Shots at philly@soccershots.org or 267-630-1557.

Soccer Shots Back at Cedar Park this Summer!

Cedar Park Neighbors is pleased to bring back Soccer Shorts to the parks for the summer season! They have now opened registration for this upcoming season.

Soccer Shots is a positive introduction to soccer for children ages 2-4. Their program focuses on the skills and lessons of the game by offering non-competitive classes. Each child learns the fundamentals of the game through skill instruction, fun games, and creative play. This summer they are back at West Philly for this local program option:

Soccer Shots Summer Season
Once a week classes on the weekend for 30-40 minutes of soccer instruction. Learning basic soccer skills, playing fun games, and learning important character concepts for life and sports.

Saturdays from 9am-11am,
July 12–August 16,
Location: Cedar Park (at 50th and Baltimore)
Programs for toddlers and preschool aged children.

They also have programs in 8 other areas of the city and you can search for all of their programs on their website at www.soccershots.org/philadelphia .

If you have any questions contact Soccer Shots at philly@soccershots.org or 267-630-1557.

June 2014 Newsletter is out

The newest Cedar Park Neighbors newsletter is out.
View it as a flipbook by clicking below.

Cedar Park Live Jazz

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Cedar Park Live Jazz Begins!

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Every year Cedar Park Neighbors brings jazz to the park between on Baltimore Avenue between 49th and 50th. This year launches with the funked out styles of local band Dr. Ketchup. Cedar Park Live takes place every Friday starting June 6th, and ending on August 1st. Nestled between residences, a church, and the commercial corridor, the live music experience captures the urban flair of Philadelphia.

The free event is outdoor fun for the whole family with an on site playground. Jazz in the park is one of the truly special social events of the West Philly community. From senior to toddler, the evenings are great moments to share. Bring a blanket for a picnic, or a chair to enjoy some great entertainment and neighborhood interaction!

If you would like to make a financial contribution please go to http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org/support/ .

EVERY FRIDAY 6p to 8p
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June 6 Dr. Ketchup
June 13 Mixed People
June 20 Shirley Lites Band
June 27 Gretchen Elise and Crew
July 4 ————————-
July 11 Rich Tucker and the Universal Experience
July 18th Gregory McDonald & Friends
July 25th Glenn Bryan and Friends
August 1 Broke and Blue Band

Sponsored by 
Philadelphia Parks and Rec, Fairmount Park Conservancy, Holly Mack Ward and Co., Philadelphia Federal Credit Union, Gold Standard Cafe, VIX Emporium, Little Baby’s Ice Cream, the Baltimore Avenue Business Association (BABA), and the UC Review.

Family Picnic in Cedar Park: Friday, May 16, 6-8pm

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