February 2012

Columbus Square and Event20 Feb 2012 03:19 pm

Acquire the confidence you need to get the job you desire!

What: Interviewing Skills Workshop
When: March 10, 2012 10am to 12pm with time for questions and networking provided as well
Where: Columbus Square Park Playground, 1200 Wharton Street
Cost: $1 in advance. $3 at the door. Stop in the office at 1200 Wharton to register in advance.

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Columbus Square and Education20 Feb 2012 02:59 pm

Finally, an answer to that age-old question about math, “Why do I have to learn this stuff?”

Columbus Square Park and the Foundation for the Advancement of Technology in Education invite all 6th-9th grade students in the neighborhood to learn how to make their own video games. The sessions will take place on Fridays from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Columbus Square Rec Center on the corner of 12th and Wharton. Starting date is to be announced.

When: 9 Fridays from 4-6pm starting soon (exact start date and program calendar to be announced)
Where: Columbus Square Park Rec Center building at 12th and Wharton
Cost: $25 for the nine-week course
Note: Because attendance is vital to the success of the students and the program, students MUST attend at least eight of the nine classes

Space is limited so email columbussquarerec@gmail.com or call 215-685-1890 SOON to reserve your spot.
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Neighborhood Stories and Planning and Zoning19 Feb 2012 02:08 am

The new owners of the lot at 921-931 Ellsworth St. will close on the property within the next two weeks and construction will begin at the site during the first week of March.

At that time a fence will be erected around the site and parking will no longer be permitted at the lot.

Email contact@passyunk.org with any questions. For a quick reminder of what is planned for that site, click here to read some news about this project and get a link to the result of the Zoning Committee meeting at which this project was discussed.

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