Woodward Celebration 2016

Posted: May 26th, 2016

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It is with great excitement that we invite you to take part in a unique and significant event for our community – the upcoming Woodward Celebration 2016!  From Wednesday, June 8, 2016 through Sunday, June 12th, the community will host a variety of special events to honor the Houston-Woodward family’s contributions to sustainability, civic engagement and urban planning in Philadelphia over the past 130 years . 

Celebration Events include: 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 08, Welcome and Gallery Talk
THURSDAY JUNE 09, Woodward Celebration Gala Dinner
FRIDAY JUNE 10, Preservation Pioneers

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2016 Pastorius Park Concerts

Posted: May 19th, 2016

The 68th Annual Pastorius Park Free Summer Concert Series by the Chestnut Hill Community Association will began on Wednesday, June 15, in Pastorius Park at the corner of Millman Street and Hartwell Lane. The concerts featured bands from a blend of different genres and cultural backgrounds for seven weeks of easy listening music.

The concerts took place every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. from June 15 to July 27. Our 2016 schedule will include these wonderful performers:

June 15: Members of The Philadelphia OrchestraGlorious classical music

June 22: Ben

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Friday Night Movies Under the Stars

Posted: May 18th, 2016


Join us for our second annual Friday Night Outdoor Movies! We will set up a big screen and show popular films under the stars on the lawn of the Water Tower Recreation Center. Bring your family, friends, blankets and lawn chairs. CHCA members can visit us at our our membership tent to pick up their free bag of popcorn, a drink and a chance to win a $50 Chestnut Hill Gift Card. Each week we will start the fun at 7:00 pm., by having an excellent, well-known Philadelphia food truck …

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Re-Tree Chestnut Hill Photo Contest

Posted: May 10th, 2016

A big thank you to everyone who submitted a photo for our contest. All photographers were entered into a random drawing for a $50 Chestnut Hill Gift Card. Enjoy these beautiful Chestnut Hill street trees, and we encourage everyone to continue to post photos of trees they love and use the hashtag #‎ReTree_ChestnutHill‬ The winner will be announced in the May 11 issue of the Chestnut Hill Local.

Re-Tree Chestnut Hill Tree Photo Contest Spring 2016 …

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2016 Annual Meeting and Community Supper

Posted: April 25th, 2016

2016 CHCA's Annual Meeting and Supper

On behalf of the proud Board of Directors and the Chestnut Hill Community Association (CHCA) staff, we wanted to thank the 100 people who attended the Annual Meeting and Community Supper last Thursday, and of course those who continue to support us throughout the year. I’d like to personally thank those who helped to make it such an enjoyable evening: guest speakers Thaddeus Squire from CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia and State Senator Art Haywood, Tavern on the Hill and Brewers Outlet for donating soft drinks, and the CHCA Board of Directors …
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