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    Healthy Fall Harvesting

    March 31, 2016 -   Fall is the perfect time to get outside with your family and enjoy the crisp clean air, beautiful colors and delicious flavors of the season. One fun and easy way to do this is in your own backyard garden. Proper covering and preservation techniques will extend your summer harvest and allow you to enjoy […]
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    Fall Apple Events in Philadelphia

    October 17, 2016 -   There’s no better way to enjoy the beautiful Fall season than with friends and family at an apple orchard or pumpkin patch. Local farms come alive this time of year and offer everything from children’s face painting to haunted hayrides, as well as the opportunity to go out into the fields and pick your […]
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Friday, 2 December 2016 8:50 pm

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Philly Powered has you covered for free / low cost places to go skating in the city!

Ice Skate for Less this Winter - Philly Powered

  Did you know that Philadelphia Parks and Recreation (PPR) has 5 ice skating rinks for Philadelphians to enjoy throughout the year?  Yes, it’s true and it is FREE to you!   PPR has these five rinks (mentioned below) where you can enjoy ice skating free of charge with only a minimal cost to rent the...

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Friday, 2 December 2016 8:42 pm

The Urban Health Policy Fellowship book club started with Get Healthy Philly interns reading Saving Gotham Philly health commissioner, Dr. Tom Farley, They're currently reading Evicted by Matthew Desmond on housing and its impact on health. Any suggestions on what they should read next?

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