Concert Recap: The Cheddar Boys

Oct 15, 2022 by

If audience engagement is any indicator, The Cheddar Boys’ appearance on September 10 at the Glen Providence Park stage – on a...

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Concert Recap: Jim Boggia

Sep 8, 2022 by

An imposing 13’ wide crimson umbrella sheltered singer-songwriter Jim Boggia from the mid-summer sun in a cloudless late afternoon...

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Concert Recap: Blackbird Society Orchestra

Jun 7, 2022 by

It was a perfect clear and breezy spring evening on June 4 for the Blackbird Society Orchestra’s return to the Glen Providence...

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Native Tree Tending & Planting!

Oct 9, 2021 by

This year was our 10th National Public Lands Day volunteering in Glen Providence Park! On Saturday, October 2, 27 lovely adults...

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Concert Recap: Malidelphia

Oct 8, 2021 by

On an absolutely exquisite late summer’s evening on Saturday, September 11, you may have heard the heartbeat of Mali, West Africa...

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Concert Recap: Kossler Duo

Oct 8, 2021 by

The acoustic guitar and the outdoors were made for each other. As if to prove that point, on Saturday, August 7, brothers Adam and...

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Concert Recap: Paul Downie & Friends

Oct 8, 2021 by

Local drummer and percussionist Paul Downie brought his six-piece band of “Rhythm & Soul” rockers to light up the Glen...

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Concert Recap: Danie Ocean

Oct 8, 2021 by

Glen Providence Park’s stature as a neighborhood treasure was never more apparent than in the year 2020. The park provided...

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Our 10th Anniversary!

Jul 14, 2021 by

Friends of Glen Providence Park first met on July 14, 2011 at Seven Stones Café in Media. We organized in response to the...

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Concert Recap: Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction!

Jul 30, 2020 by

With our 2020 Arts in the Park postponed to 2021 due to COVID, we’re wistfully looking back at 2019… Bill Ricchini of Summer...

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Concert Recap: The Bickel Brothers Band!

Jul 29, 2020 by

With our 2020 Arts in the Park postponed to 2021 due to COVID, we’re wistfully looking back at 2019… The Bickel Brothers...

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Concert Recap: Birdie Busch!

Sep 5, 2019 by

Under a cloudless evening sky on July 13, with a zero percent chance of precipitation, an audience-in-the-making filtered down State...

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Recap: Academy of International Ballet!

Jul 12, 2019 by

On June 1st – an exquisite spring evening – the audience with their blankets, chairs and the occasional basket of picnic...

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1941 Trail Plantings!

Oct 12, 2018 by

For our 8th National Public Lands Day on Saturday, October 6, we installed wildlife habitat plantings along the 1941 Trail in Glen...

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Concert Recap: Sweetbriar Rose

Sep 30, 2018 by

The summer of 2018 will be remembered as the Summer of Rain, and the final concert of the Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2018...

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Concert Recap: Delco Symphony Brass Quintet

Sep 30, 2018 by

It was one of those perfect summer evenings. One that called for being outside to revel in a perfect late summer evening, and the...

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Concert Recap: Mutlu

Sep 30, 2018 by

The Friends of Glen Providence Park welcomed over 225 audience members on July 28 for the second concert in their 2018 “Arts in...

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Concert Recap: Tiffany Jones

Sep 30, 2018 by

Opening her set with a scintillating, soulful interpretation of Woody Guthrie’s most famous song “This Land is Your Land”,...

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Spring Cleaning 2018!

Apr 21, 2018 by

On this beautiful spring day, 26 adults, teens, and kids spent their Saturday morning volunteering in Glen Providence Park at the 21st...

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Wildlife Habitat Plantings!

Oct 4, 2017 by

For our 7th National Public Lands Day on Saturday, September 30, we installed wildlife habitat plantings at the base of the sledding...

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