Category Archives: Events

Help Plant the Kelly School Meadow

Date: Wednesday, June 1
Time: 3:30 – 6 p.m. (or until it’s done)
Place: Front yard of John B. Kelly School

The Kelly Green Project and the LandHealth Institute are turning the front yard at the John B. Kelly School into a meadow! We’re going to beautify the school grounds while attracting important birds and butterflies to our community. Come be a part of this exciting project and plant your own seedling in the ground! Everyone is welcome!

Questions? Contact kellygreen@hansberrygarden.org

“Pocket Meadow” Plans on Schedule at April 16 Information Fair

photo:daisiesCome celebrate the wonders of spring and learn how you can help make Kelly Green!

Join Kelly Green and LandHealth Institute for a schoolyard information fair.

Learn about renewed efforts to revitalize Kelly’s schoolyard and make it a green and healthy environment for the school community and for our urban ecosystem.

Saturday, April 16
3 – 5 p.m.
John B. Kelly School

Event will be held outdoors if weather permits
Free refreshments will be served

Come take a look at ideas for a “pocket meadow” in front of the school! Meadows attract birds and pollinating insects and provide up-close-and-personal experience with nature.

Presentations will be given by special guests including representatives of these groups:

  • The Audubon Society
  • The Tookany-Tacony Frankford Creek Watershed Partnership
  • Friends of the Wissahickon

LandHealth Institute: Put Nature Back

The Kelly Green Gala

November 23rd, 2014

John B. Kelly Fundraiser

Pegasus Room ~ 4-7PM

5534-46 Pulaski Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Tickets can be purchased through this invite

The Kelly Green Project is raising money for the construction of a new playground to be used by the community and the school students.

The event will include a silent auction and lively entertainment to kick up your heels, including performances by the John B. Kelly School students and local performing arts groups.

The ticket price ranges from $30 to $60.

Pay what you can.

We hope you can join the fun!