Get HYPE Philly! is currently taking applications for the 2017-2018 Youth Leadership Council! Apply here by September 11.

FREE Summer Classes with the Free Library

The Free Library is hosting all sorts of classes for #getHYPEphilly youth through the summer. Topics include food education, work readiness, urban agriculture and physical activity.


Check out the link to see where classes are taking place. 

Sustainable Solar Pizza Oven Workshop
August 3rd, 2017, 2-4 p.m.

Jonny from The Village is presenting how to make solar pizza ovens at Blackwell Regional Library (125 South 52nd Street. Learn about solar energy, why it's important and cook your own pizza quesadillas with a handmade solar oven.

Layers of Liberation
August 18th, 2017, 7-9 p.m.

Semillas del Futuro is having a screening of a new film in partnership with Scribe Video Center's Street Movies!

Youth will also showcase a mural they created based on the theme of Layers of Liberation and have youth-made products for sale, including silk screen shirts, ceramic art, plaster relief sculptures, advocacy posters, styrofoam print cards, soaps and candles. 

Family Fun Food Festival
August 19th, 2017, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Join the Enterprise Center at the Garden at Karabots (4865 Market St.) for a fun, free event with music, games and activities, cooking demos, food and giveaways! 

Greener Partners' Remarkable Farms Gala
September 22nd, 2017, 6-11 p.m.

To benefit Greener Partners' mission of cultivating healthier communities through food, farms and education. 

Norris Square Fall Fundraiser
October 6th, 2017, 7-9 p.m.

Save the date for Norris Square Neighborhood Project's annual fundraiser, to take place at Las Parcelas Garden (2248 N. Palethorp St.).