PhillyNow Calendar: civic events, Oct. 14-18

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Monday, Oct. 14

Logan/Olney Epic Stakeholders meeting.
5pm. 1100 W Rockland Ave.

East Falls Community Council
7:00pm. Falls Presbyterian Church located at the corner of Vaux and Midvale Streets.

SOSNA Safety Committee. Ongoing projects include Walkability Partnership – Bike Rodeo and Safety classes; Police Support of Local Business; Officer Appreciation Events; TownWatch partnership
SOSNA Office. 1901 Christian Street SOSNA Office

Act-UP Weekly Meeting
6:00pm. St Luke’s Church Basement, 330 S. 13th St Between Pine and Spruce Sts.

East Torresdale Civic Association Meeting. Community meeting that is open to the public.
7pm. Liberty Evangelical Free Church. Linden Ave. and Milnor St.

Drop In Buddhist Meditation Class. Fall into inner peace by using meditation to find happiness.
8pm. Studio 34. 4522 Baltimore Ave.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Code for Philly meetup. Work on your civic technology project, to discover active projects, or to begin/improve your coding skills through civic service. No memberships are required, just bring a laptop and be ready to jump into something.
5pm. Devnuts, 908 N. 3rd St.

Books Through Bars Packing Café
7:30pm. The A-Space 4722 Baltimore Avenue

A Call to Action International Day of Solidarity in support of the Columbia Peace Process. In Philadelphia, since there is no consulate office, activists will gather to discuss the current situation in Columbia and the role played by the US. Shorts films will be followed by open discussion
7:00pm Calvary Church, 48th and Baltimore. PhillyIAC@gmail.com

ESL Class: The Center for Literacy hosts this free, ongoing multi-level class.
6pm. Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Corporation. 900 E. Howell St.

Lawncrest Civic Association Meeting: Community meeting that is open to the public.
7pm. St. William’s Church. Devereaux and Rising Sun Aves.

Northwood Civic Association Meeting: Community meeting that is open to the public.
7pm. St. James Lutheran Church. Castor Ave. and Pratt St.

Penn’s Landing Public Meeting. The Master Plan for the Central Delaware River waterfront proposed a new vision for Penn’s Landing: a spacious green park, sloping gently towards the river, connecting Chestnut and Walnut Streets from Front Street, over I-95, and across Columbus Blvd.
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. 601 N. Columbus Ave

Town Watch Intergrated Services
6pm. 12th District Police Department 65th and Woodland Avenue

Lawncrest Community Association
7pm. Community Room at Saint Williams

SOSNA Clean and Green Meeting. Ongoing projects: 17th and Carpenter Potential Open Space, E-Cycling Events, Big Belly Campaign, Clean Ambassador Pilot Program, Street Cleaning, Catharine Street Park, Marian Anderson Rec Center partnership.
7pm. SOSNA office, 1901 Christian Street.

Wednesday, Oct. 16

Screening of Herman’s House and Panel on Solitary Confinement. Join Philadelphia FIGHT and the ACLU of PA for a screening of Herman’s House! This event is a collaboration with the award-winning documentary series POV. Herman Wallace may be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement in the United States—he’s spent more than 40 years in a 6-by-9-foot cell in Louisiana. Imprisoned in 1967 for a robbery he admits, he was subsequently sentenced to life for a killing he vehemently denies.
6:00pm International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut Street

May Day 2014 Planning meeting. There will be a May Day 2014 Planning Meeting for the 7th Annual Philadelphia May Day Rally and Family Celebration. We’ll discuss next year’s event – May Day 2014 – and HOW TO MAKE IT BETTER. ALL ARE WELCOME. Please RSVP your attendance to: Jim Moran Jimmoran2008@verizon.net
6:00pm. PhilaPOSH Office, 5th Floor of AFSCME DC 33 Bldg. 30th and Walnut Streets

Sustainability Committee Meeting
7:30 pm. 400 Catharine St.

PhillyRising monthly meeting in St. Hugh’s
6:00pm. West Allegheny Avenue, 19140, HACE community room

Neighborhood Liaison Training
6:30pm – 7:30pm, The Municipal Service Building 16 floor.

SOSNA Zoning Committee. The SOSNA Zoning Committee meets the third Wednesday of every month at the Shiloh Baptist Church starting at 7 PM. The agenda will include construction on 1222 Kater St. and 1614 Catherine St.
7pm. 2040 Christian St.

Thursday, Oct. 17

Fishtown Neighborhood Association General Membership Social/General Meeting
6:30pm. Fishtown Rec, 1202 E Montgomery Ave

Northwest Epic Stakeholders
1pm – 3pm. 2111-31 Eastburn Ave

Hunting Park EPIC Stakeholders Group
4pm. Antonia Pantoja Community Charter School 4101 Rising Sun Ave.

Friday, Oct. 18

Third Friday Protest for Palestine
4:30pm. 19th St and JFK Blvd

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