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Aug
25
Sat
Arts in the Park: Delco Symphony Brass Quintet! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

For the third performance in our free and family-friendly 2018 Arts in the Park, Friends of Glen Providence Park is delighted to present the Delco Symphony Brass Quintet! The Delaware County Symphony is a community orchestra established in 1971 that is dedicated to providing outstanding musical experiences for residents of the Delaware County area, and features both large and small ensembles.

Rain date Sunday, August 26
Free, family-friendly & open to the public

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for an evening concert. After the performance, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just 2 blocks away on State Street.

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Diego’s Cantina & Media Recreation Board, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2018 Arts in the Park:

Tiffany Jones on June 23
Mutlu on July 28
Sweetbriar Rose on September 8

 

Sep
8
Sat
Arts in the Park: Sweetbriar Rose! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

For the final performance in our free and family-friendly 2018 Arts in the Park, Friends of Glen Providence Park is delighted to present Sweetbriar Rose They’re a band of rootsy, thorny, rose-hipped gypsies who give dynamic performances of original music. They mix solid Americana tinged with Eastern European folk and jazz, whispers and shouts, foot-stomping, crooning and wailing.

Rain date Sunday, September 9
Free, family-friendly & open to the public

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for an evening concert. After the performance, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just 2 blocks away on State Street!

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Seven Stones CafeMedia Recreation Board, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2018 Arts in the Park:

Tiffany Jones on June 23
Mutlu on July 28
Delco Symphony Brass Quartet on August 25

Sweetbriar Rose

 

Oct
6
Sat
National Public Lands Day plantings @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Save the date for our 7th annual planting project in the park! We’ll plant native trees and shrubs to improve wildlife habitat. 

Rain date Sunday, October 7.

Oct
13
Sat
Falling for Fungi @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Save the date for a fall nature walk led by Mike Rolli!

Free and family-friendly.

Rain date Sunday, October 14.

Nov
3
Sat
History & Nature Walk @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Save the date for a late fall History & Nature Walk led by Stephanie Gaboriault and Marcia Tate!

Rain date Sunday, November 4.

Free and family-friendly.

Dec
15
Sat
Christmas Bird Count @ Glen Providence Park - 3rd Street Entrance
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Save the date for our 8th year participating in the Christmas Bird Count, the world’s longest-running Citizen Science project!

Rain, snow, or shine.

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