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Due to 30 mph gust warnings,
4/13 Leverington Cemetery Talk & Tour Is Postponed
Stay tuned for new date/time.

6655 Ridge Ave Lentz Garage

RMWHS Activities Calendar

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Sat., April 13, 2024 - POSTPONED

POSTPONED

POSTPONED

POSTPONED

Past, Present, & Future of Leverington Cemetery - Talk & Tour

Randi Mautz and RMWHS President Georgie Gould will host a brief talk about the past, present, and future of Leverington Cemetery. A tour of the cemetery will be led by Don Simon (RMWHS). Please wear appropriate clothing and sturdy footwear as the ground is uneven!

Leverington Cemetery Main Gate

Sun., April 28, 2024

Noon

Public Event

Clean Up Day at Leverington Cemetery - Public Volunteer Event

Please join neighbors, scouts, and LC supporters with some light grounds-keeping activities. Coffee, water, and donuts will be provided as will trash bags and gloves. Bring any tools you'd like to use such as rakes, hoes, clippers, etc. Dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear.

Leverington Cemetery Main Gate

Wed., May 1, 2024

6:30 p.m.

RMWHS Members & EFHS Members Only

Upper Roxborough Reservoir Park - Walk & Talk

Meet host Kris Soffa (RMWHS) at 6:30 sharp for a Show & Tell of historic materials in the parking area at Port Royal & Lare BEFORE the walk -- don't be late! The perimeter of the trail is flat but to reach it, participants must walk up a ramp or stairs. Be prepared to walk the 1-mile track around the reservoir on sometimes bumpy or uneven surfaces. Wear sturdy footwear -- no flip flops or sandals! Bring non-alcoholic beverage & snack to enjoy at the lookout stop to admire the view of Center City. Portable binoculars & cameras welcomed. This is a humans only activity -- please leave the dogs at home.

Port Royal & Lare (at foot of steps)

Thurs., May 9, 2024

6:30 p.m.

RMWHS Members & Cathedral Residents

Flow of History: Water in NW Phila - Presentation & Q&A

Water Historian Adam Levine (waterhistoryphl.org) shares his unique perspective on history in NW Phila as he has discovered it through his investigation of our streams, rivers, sewers, pumping stations, reservoirs, and more. His historic maps and images are not to be missed!

Cathedral Village

If you would like to suggest an event, tour, speaker, or find out more about our activities, contact us.

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