Broomall’s Dam update

Oct 9, 2021 by

At their October 6, 2021 legislative meeting, Delaware County Council announced an ordinance to take 4.7 acres of the Broomall’s...

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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: 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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2021 Arts in the Park!

May 25, 2021 by

Announcing… Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2021 Arts in the Park! We have another great mix for our ninth year of...

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Support the Glen Providence Mural!

May 18, 2021 by

Be a part of more Arts in the Park! Friends of Glen Providence Park and Media Arts Council are delighted to announce a new mural...

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Spring Bird Walk List 2021

May 17, 2021 by

It was a beautiful spring morning on Saturday for our 9th Spring Bird Walk in Glen Providence Park! Alas, we had canceled last...

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10 Things & a Scavenger Hunt to do with kids…

Mar 19, 2021 by

In February, Pennsylvania Master Naturalist Chris McNichol led another fascinating walk for us in Glen Providence Park. To mark our...

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Christmas Bird Count 2020

Dec 19, 2020 by

This morning we headed out in wintry Glen Providence Park for the Christmas Bird Count, our first monthly event since Covid-19. We...

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Native Tree Plantings at Kirk Lane

Nov 21, 2020 by

We were saddened to cancel our annual native tree planting for National Public Lands Day this fall due to COVID-19, as it is one of...

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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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Support Media Borough Businesses

Mar 24, 2020 by

If you are able, please consider supporting our Media, PA businesses in this unprecedented time. Buying a gift card now is like...

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COVID-19 Quarantine

Mar 17, 2020 by

Under current guidelines, Glen Providence Park and its trails are open to the public during the COVID-19 quarantine, with appropriate...

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2020 Schedule of Events

Feb 24, 2020 by

All on one page, our 2020 Friends of Glen Providence Park events… including nature walks, volunteer...

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10-5-2019 Plantings for National Public Lands Day

Sep 19, 2019 by

For National Public Lands Day*, the Friends of Glen Providence Park will again plant native trees and shrubs in the...

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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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9-7-2019 Arts in the Park: Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction!

Aug 25, 2019 by

For the final performance in our free and family-friendly 2019 Arts in the Park, Friends of Glen Providence Park is proud to present...

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