Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Joe McCloskey Scholarship for Tacony Residents

Tacony Residents- The Joseph C. McCloskey Charitable Fund will be offering (2) college scholarships in 2014. The recipients will receive $2000.00 paid directly the their college or university towards tuition.
1. You must be a resident of Tacony
2. You must be enrolled in a college or university
See the website for additional info:

Friday, April 18, 2014

Upcoming Community Happenings

Holy Innocents St. Paul @ Tyson & Torresdale are holding their Annual Strawberry Festival on 6/7/14 from 8:00 to 3:00.  Vendor spaces 6x10  $ 15.00   For reservations call 267-581-3981

The Masonic Temple @ 4400 Magee is hosting a blood drive 5/24/14  10:00 to 3:00 call Chuck Lankert 215-659-1274 or Paul Knapp 215-223-7279.  Donate blood/Save a Life

The Tacony Library is having their annual Flea Market on 6/7/14 from 9:00 to 3:00.  Space $ 10.00- bring your own table.  For more info call  215-685-8755

Bobby Henon is hosting a special senior event featuring a free lunch and screening of Saving Mr. Banks.   5/16/14  11:00 to 2:00  Canstatter's- 9130 Academy Rd - No reservations necessary.

    Join one of our Organizations and get involved in what's happening in the community

                                                        Tacony Civic Association
                                                        Tacony Historical Society
                                                        Tacony CDC
                                                        Tacony Town Watch
                                                        NE Quality of Life

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Undated Meetings & Events April/May

The next general meeting is on May 14th- 7:00 pm at Holy Innocents St. Paul Church (Tyson & Torresdale).  On the agenda-
Anderson Construction - regarding the construction being done on the corners around Tacony
Dr. Claudia Lyles from Planet Abacus
Tome Brannigan & Alexia Sotirchos from The Delaware River City Corp - regarding the riverfront
Hope to see you there.

We are holding a bake sale fundraiser on April 19th from 12:00 to 3:00 at the Tacony Library (Knorr & Torresdale).  We need baked good donations and come out and purchase a dessert for Easter.

The Tacony Civic Assoc. is hosting a clean up at Keystone park on May 3rd.- Lets work together to clean up our park.  Meet time 9:00 am at Longshore & Keystone.  Tools provided.

The dates for the summer concert series have been announced, they are as follows-
Thursday   6/26/14   6:30 pm
Thursday   7/10/14   6:30 pm
Thursday   7/24/14   6:30 pm
Thursday   8/07/14   6:30 pm
Thursday   8/21/14   6:30 pm
Entertainment and locations to be announced.