Date: Friday, December 8, 2023 at 5:00 pm

Event Status: Available

It's been a big few years for Walk Around Philadelphia!

With new walks around the city's edge, exhibits across the city, and new wayfinding installations, there's a lot to celebrate…

Join walk organizer JJ & fellow Philly-perimeter-walkers for a festive end of year open house at The Cedar Works in West Philadelphia, where you can learn about about the city’s furthest reaches from those who’ve set out to explore them on foot! This informal indoor-outdoor event will feature cozy couches & a campfire, tasty treats & a slideshow & more. Drop-in anytime 5-8pm!

WHO: friends of JJ Tiziou & Walk Around Philadelphia + Cedar Works neighbors.
You're invited!

WHAT: Informal open house friendly festive gathering.

WHERE: The Cedar Works courtyard & community room @ 4919 Pentridge St
Easily accessible via #34 trolley or #64 bus.
Limited street parking; please avoid driving if possible.

WHEN: Drop in anytime 5-8pm. 
(There may be an afterparty lingering 'round the fire into later evening…)

WHY: because it's been a big year, and it's nice to gather & celebrate with friends old and new…

HOW: with kindness and coziness and good cheer!

INDOORS: Cozy couches & a slideshow
+ perimeter map prints for last minute holiday gifts…

OUTDOORS: Campfire, marshmallows

FOOD & DRINK: JJ's famous lentil soup, rice, tea & hot cider, beer 

REGISTRATION: FREE, contributions welcome.
Contributions to support the continuing development of Walk Around Philadelphia are welcome but not required. Come as you are!

Friends welcome but please ask them to RSVP too to help JJ know how much soup to make.

ACCESSIBILITY: The Cedar Works is an ADA-accessible space. 

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