Neighborhood News and Notes
It's a big weekend on Girard Avenue!
Check out all of the shops with special offers for Second Saturday on September 9th here.
This month we're featuring Retro Rewind Vintage and Thrift Boutique, 2804 W Girard Ave, a vintage and thrift boutique offering a curated collection of menswear and womenswear, accessories, shoes and jewelry. Click here to learn how owner, Tia Whitfield, started out with a mobile boutique and helps her customers find their personal style.
Celebrate the return of the Route 15 historic trolley this Sunday!
This Saturday you can also check out Strawberry Mansion Day, the Flea Market on Fairmount Avenue, and the Association for Public Art's free kids workshop on the Schuylkill River Trail. We're counting down to the Boxers' Trail 5k and the Philadelphia Zoo's OktoBEARfest - both on Saturday, September 16 - as well.
Free Business Training
Our next FREE PhillyiHub North cohort launches at the end of September. NO experience necessary!
PhillyiHub is a free six-week program that equips aspiring entrepreneurs and established small business owners with new tools and expertise. We'll help you:
Find and fund your winning idea
Test your business idea
Price and finance
License, hire, and sustain your business
Connect to community resources
Apply by September 17th: https://bit.ly/3FsrXcl.