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July 16, 2019 | , , , ,

Tuesday Free Yoga & Meditation (2019)

Join us for free indoor/outdoor yoga and meditation classes in the garden this summer, open to the public free of charge on Tuesday mornings thanks to a partnership with the Southwest Philadelphia’s Family Practice and Counseling Network Health Annex. Classes are conducted rain or shine on the porch of Bartram’s Garden’s Eastwick Pavilion. If you’re joining us for the first time, just follow the signs! Please wear comfortable clothes and show up early enough to allow yourself time to walk…

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Person in a kayak on the Schuylkill River with heavy vegetation in the background

July 16, 2019 |

Tuesday Free Boating (2019)

This summer, we’re opening up our Tuesday evening boating for few weeks so folks can enjoy free sunset boating in the cooler evening time! Kayak or rowboat on this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. There are trained rowers available if you would prefer to not row or paddle yourself. Kayak excursions limited to…

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Full moon in purple and orange sky over silhouettes of treetops

July 18, 2019 | , , , , , ,

Thunder Moon Rowboating (2019)

Celebrate the Thunder Moon! – Venture out onto the water in illuminated skiffs built by Philly youth – Take in the wonders of the Schuylkill River by moonlight while enjoying sounds by DJ DuiJi 13 – Safety equipment & basic instruction provided – Telescope available for night sky viewing – Refreshments available Special performance by Drum Like A Lady led by women and governed by percussion. All are welcome to enjoy and join this thunderous jam. Feel free to bring…

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July 19, 2019 |

Family Outdoor Movie Night: Space Jam (2019)

Movie 8:30-10:30pm with Sunset Bike ride from 7:30-8:30pm Join us on the Ginkgo Lawn after sundown for a free screening of a family friendly film. Visit our free refreshment stand to grab some popcorn and lemonade to enjoy while you watch the movie or bring a picnic. Our all-ages bike fleet will be available one hour prior to the screening to explore the Bartram’s Mile trail. Safety equipment and basic instruction provided by the Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia. Feel free…

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Smiling young man gives a thumbs-up while sitting in a red and yellow kayak in the Schuylkill River

July 20, 2019 | , , ,

Saturday Free Boating (2019)

Kayak or rowboat on this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. There are trained rowers available if you would prefer to not row or paddle yourself. Kayak excursions limited to 30 minutes, rowboat excursions limited to 45 minutes. The last boat goes out at 3pm. We cancel in the event of rain, lightning, outfall…

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Fresh & pressed flowers laid out on a worktable along with paper and pencils, with hands working

July 21, 2019 | , , , ,

Botanical Paper-Cutting (2019)

Learn about the cut paper herbarium specimens assembled by fascinating 18th-century artist-botanist Mary Delany, and create your own using similar techniques. Teaching artist Heather Rinehart approaches fine art through her love of science and history. She has a professional background in illustration and design and a deep interest in nature and storytelling, offering her student’s instruction in multi-disciplinary place-based art. Members: $5 Non-Members: $18 Southwest Neighbors & ACCESS cardholders: $2 $2 tickets for this event are available to eligible Southwest Philly neighbors…

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The words Tea & Tunes beside a minimalist illustration of three people listening to music on headphones, arranged in a circle & bordered by leaves

July 21, 2019 | , , ,

Tea & Tunes @ The Bartram’s Apothecary Garden (2019)

Time: 4:30pm – 7:30pm Tea & Tunes goes back to the source at Bartram’s Garden. Join us for an evening of delicious Rosey Maple teas, herb garden tours, and live music by Marty Gottlieb-Hollis (trumpet), St. Clair Simmons (trombone), Mel Wren (drums/electronics), and special guests. Healing herbs meet instrumental hip-hop and summer vibes, picnic style. Bring a blanket and get close with the plants and the peoples. $10 online or at the door // $8 for members $2 for SW Neighbors…

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July 23, 2019 | , , , ,

Tuesday Free Yoga & Meditation (2019)

Join us for free indoor/outdoor yoga and meditation classes in the garden this summer, open to the public free of charge on Tuesday mornings thanks to a partnership with the Southwest Philadelphia’s Family Practice and Counseling Network Health Annex. Classes are conducted rain or shine on the porch of Bartram’s Garden’s Eastwick Pavilion. If you’re joining us for the first time, just follow the signs! Please wear comfortable clothes and show up early enough to allow yourself time to walk…

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Person in a kayak on the Schuylkill River with heavy vegetation in the background

July 23, 2019 |

Tuesday Free Boating (2019)

This summer, we’re opening up our Tuesday evening boating for few weeks so folks can enjoy free sunset boating in the cooler evening time! Kayak or rowboat on this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. There are trained rowers available if you would prefer to not row or paddle yourself. Kayak excursions limited to…

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