2015 Pastorius Park Summer Concert Schedule

Posted: May 18th, 2015

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Presented by the Chestnut Hill Community Association, this is our 67th season of free summer concerts featuring a wide variety of musical performances in the natural amphitheater setting of Pastorius Park! All concerts are on Wednesday evenings and begin at 7:30.

June 17: The Hot Club of Philadelphia (Acoustic Gypsy Jazz)

June 24: The Lawsuits (Indie Rock)

July 1: Ali Wadsworth (Spirited Blues Infused Rock)

July 8: Jesse Ruben (Folk-Rock Singer-Songwriter)

July 15: John Byrne Band (Rousing Celtic Music)

July 22: Michelle Lordi (Cool Sophisticated Jazz)

July 29: Hank’s Cadillac

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2015 Annual Meeting and Community Supper

Posted: April 27th, 2015
This year’s Annual Meeting on April 23rd was a covered dish supper, with food and wine provided by the CHCA board directors. The venue was graciously provided by Norwood-Fontbonne Academy. 

We honored our volunteers with four special awards:

Brien Tilley, Past-President of the CHCA, received the Chestnut Hill Award for unusual and outstanding service that promoted or achieved understanding and cooperation among people of the community. Brenda’s Cat Rescue received the Meritorious Service Award for services that have substantially improved the quality of life within the community. Jean Hemphill, President

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2015 CHCA Election Results

Posted: April 26th, 2015

The votes in the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s election for Board of Directors were counted on April 24th. Fourteen candidates ran for 11 seats.

According to the final results, 248 ballots were cast; 28 of these were ruled invalid. The results were approved and signed by Alan Gubernick and Joe LePera of St. Clair CPA Solutions, the CHCA’s auditing firm.

There were eight open 3-year CHCA Board seats. The top seven vote-getters are assigned to fill 3-year seats: Jack McMeekin, Dan Compton, Remy Pizzichini, Tony Reilly, Michelle Sage, Bob Boyer,

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Chestnut Hill Community Fund Drive Results Announced for 2014-2015

Posted: April 22nd, 2015

by Floramae McCarron and Laura Lucas, Fund Drive Co-Chairs

Year after year, our community’s generosity is evident in the results of our annual giving campaign. As we draw this campaign to a close, we’re happy to report that we have raised $92,101 from 525 donors for the Chestnut Hill Community Fund Drive. This money goes back into our community to support Chestnut Hill Community Association programs and non-profits who work to improve Chestnut Hill in four major areas of focus: cultural, education, human services, and physical beautification.

Some interesting news …

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3rd Annual Hoops Madness Basketball Tournament

Posted: January 9th, 2015

Hoops_Madness_2015_photo1Thank you to the players, parents, and volunteers who joined us at our 3rd Annual CHCA Hoops Madness 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament! Everyone had a great time, and we especially want to thank our sponsors for their generous support. A special “thank you” goes out to Brien Tilley, CHCA’s Past President, for all of his hard work and dedication to making Hoops Madness such a strong, successful and fun community event. Thank you Matt Paul and the coaches of Matt Paul Sports, for supporting and refereeing the tournament, we couldn’t …

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