chestnut hill soccer hosts alex’s lemonade stand this saturday
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  October is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and this Saturday September 21, from 11am-2pm, some of the youngest Chestnut Hill Youth Soccer Club members will host an Alex’s Lemonade Stand.  The stand will help to raise money to find cures for childhood cancer.  The stand will also honor one little girl, currently battling cancer right […]

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Pastorius Meeting-Monday July 11 @ 7pm
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Please join us Monday night for a meeting of people hoping to create a people and dog-friendly park culture in Pastorius Park.  The story behind the meeting can be found here.  Anyone interested in brainstorming a solution where the park can be used by ALL community members is welcome to attend: Date: Monday July 11Time: 7pmPlace: Pastorius […]

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Pastorius Park: gone to the dogs?
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see?  plenty of room for everyone. When we began looking to move Chestnut Hill almost two years ago, we were attracted to many things.  We loved how green it is while still being a party of the city. We loved its history and proximity to both Mt. Airy and Germantown.  We loved that it is […]

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Spring Cleaning Opportunity for a good cause!

Drop-off lasts all this week for the second annual Kids Stuff Giveaway!  The actual giveaway will take place at Germantown Jewish Centre on Sunday, April 3 and will benefit the Haitian Relief Fund. Drop off your gently used kids clothes, books, toys, games, equipment, etc. to Germantown Jewish Centre between Sunday 3/27 and Friday 4/01. […]

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Books Needed!!!!

Calling all GAP readers… please help out with this effort to stock a local school library.  Fitler Academics Plus Elementary School is located at Seymour and Knox Streets in Germantown. It is a K-8 school, beautifully run, and the School District of Philadelphia has outfitted a space for a library and hired a librarian.But the […]

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GAP Needs You!!

Well, we have reached 100 posts!! It’s hard to believe this site was created just last September. We have grown and changed a lot in that time. For instance, we have launched our new meetup group! If you haven’t joined yet, please do. We have 18 members so far and some fun activities planned. If […]

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