Lemon Hill Neighbors Meeting Tomorrow and Parks on Tap Extended

The monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, October 6 at 6:00 p.m. We’ll be meeting at Lemon Hill Mansion. There will be a discussion of park rules and safety with officer Paula Robinson from the 9th District, and with Renee Adderly, a Park Ranger Supervisor. We’ll also touch on upcoming events including the fall Love Your Park … Continue reading

Lemon Hill Neighbors’ Social, July 12

When: July 12, 2016; 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Where: Lemon Hill Mansion Join us as we hang out at Lemon Hill Mansion and enjoy one of the parks most spectacular assets. There will be refreshments and a tour/discussion of the Mansion and surrounding grounds. We’ll also talk with neighbors about Lemon Hill Park programming … Continue reading

“Creed” Movie Night at Lemon Hill – June 29

This summer, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation will host 21 free family-friendly movie nights in parks and playgrounds across the city. Lemon Hill was chosen to host the movie, Creed. Come join this unique opportunity to enjoy the park with your friends and neighbors. *Rain Date June 30 All movies begin at dusk. Music and games one … Continue reading

Spring Events and Volunteer Days

Lemon Hill Neighbors are excited to be part of two great volunteer events happening in the next few months. We hope you’ll join us. Feel free to contact Lemon Hill Neighbors for any questions. Sunday, April 26: Great Lakes Brewing Company Park Clean-up and Tree Planting This is the official Philadelphia event for the Great … Continue reading

Bird Census Saturday January 10th

Interested in exploring the wonders of our park in winter? This recent post from the Philly Travel Nature Photo Blog highlights the rich natural resources of Lemon Hill Park. Blogger and Lemon Hill Neighbor, Allison Ostertag, provides a wonderful assessment of the challenges and opportunities of urban parks like Lemon Hill. Check out the post … Continue reading

Love Your Park Day of Service, May 10 and 11

Love Your Park Day of Service, May 10 and 11

Lemon Hill Neighbors, Girard Dream Gardeners, and Lemon Hill Mansion are teaming up for another park clean up. We’ll be meeting at Lemon Hill Mansion at 10 a.m. to assign tasks and work will continute until 1:00 p.m. There are a number of projects we can tackle, rain or shine. The clean-up continues on May 11 for a few hours. … Continue reading

Fall 2013 Clean Up

Fall 2013 Clean Up

It’s not gone, but the giant pile of mulch is getting smaller. Volunteers helped load and spread mulch around the Poplar Street gateway. This area is starting to shape up nicely! Brainstorming ideas for other improvements; a bench, trash can, more plantings? Idea’s welcome!

2013 Philly Spring Clean Up

2013 Philly Spring Clean Up

Once again, Lemon Hill Neighbors participated in the Philly Spring Cleanup. Thanks to all of the volunteers that came out and helped us collect over 30 bags of trash and recycling! Also, big thanks to the Streets Department and other organizations that make this event possible by donating supplies and picking up the collected trash.