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September 2018

24th Annual Southwest Philadelphia Pride Day & Street Festival

September 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
24th Annual Southwest Philadelphia Pride Day & Street Festival

Music By Dj-M.C. Doug E.D

Sponsored By: Brown’s Shop Rite, Urban Art Gallery, Fresh Grocer, Energy Solutions and JEVS

Contact P/O Mitchell at (215) 686-3122 or Desaree K. Jones at (215) 492-2980 for more information.

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Tailgate – Eagles vs Buccaneers

September 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Tailgate – Eagles vs Buccaneers

Come tailgate with Senator Anthony H. Williams in partnership with the 18th Police District.

All neighbors and friends are invited to a tailgate Block party to watch a Sunday afternoon game together!

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Start time: Noon | Kick-off: 1 p.m.

  • Free Food
  • Come Cookout with us
  • Bring your own chair

Community Partner: The Fresh Grocer

For more information call Desaree Jones in the district office at 215.492.2980.

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PERSONAL TRAINER: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 29, 2018

West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19139 United States
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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Monday at 7 p.m. to work with a Personal Trainer.

*No classes are being held on 10/8 (Columbus Day holiday).

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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HIP HOP: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 18, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2018

Universal Audenried Charter High School, 32nd & Tasker Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19145 United States
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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Tuesday at 4 p.m. for Hip Hop.

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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LINE DANCING: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2018

Universal Audenried Charter High School, 32nd & Tasker Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19145 United States
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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Tuesday at 6 p.m. (BEGINNERS) and 7 p.m. (ADVANCED) for Line Dancing with Chris Blues.

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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KICK BOXING: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 31, 2018

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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. 

Join us every Tuesday at 6 p.m. (CHILDREN) and 7 p.m. (ALL AGES) for Kickboxing.

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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YOGA/STRETCH EXERCISE: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 31, 2018

Sharon Hill Borough Hall, 250 Sharon Avenue
Sharon Hill, PA 19079 United States
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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Wednesday at 7 p.m. for Yoga/Stretch Exercise.

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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ZUMBA: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Thursday at 6 p.m. for Zumba.

For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.

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TAI CHI: Health Awareness Season 2018

September 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

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Health Awareness Season 2018

FREE classes start September 17 and run until the end of October. Join us every Saturday at 9 a.m. for Tai Chi.
For more information, please contact Desaree Jones @ 215-492-2980 or e-mail desaree.jones@pasenate.com.
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Open House on Addiction

September 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Francis Myers Recreation Center, 5803 Kingsessing Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States
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Open House on Addiction

State Senator Anthony H. Williams invites you to an Open House on Addiction.

Join us for an informational open house for those suffering from any form of substance addiction and for their family, friends and neighbors.

For more information contact Sen. Williams’ office at (215) 492-2980.

Resources include a Narcan administration demo, counseling and foster care services, safe prescription disposal bags and much more. FREE AND OPEN TO ALL!

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October 2018

Kinship Care Meet-Up

October 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Philadelphia Corporation for Aging, 642 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19131 United States
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Kinship Meet Up

Senator Anthony H. Williams & the Philadelphia Kinship Care Committee: Calling all kinship caregivers of children. Program: Internet Safety and CYBERBULLYING PREVENTION tips, presented by the PA Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Storytelling and Drumming, with Nashid Ali Street parking available, and easily accessible by public transportation; next to Fairmount & Broad subway stop. Download Flyer →

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November 2018

Weatherization Workshop

November 19, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tilden Middle School, 6601 Elmwood Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19142 United States
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Weatherization Workshop

I am hosting two Weatherization Workshops this month in conjunction with Tilden Community School and PGW (Philadelphia Gas Works). Workshops are conducted by the Energy Coordinating Agency.

The first will be held on Monday, November 19 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Tilden Middle School located at 66th and Elmwood Avenue. The second workshop will be on Wednesday, November 28th from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Sayre/Morris Recreation Center located at 5835 Spruce Street.

All are welcome to attend this free event! Come learn steps you can take to lower your energy bills and make your home a more comfortable healthy environment. Resources will be available to answer questions and provide information.

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Holiday Flag Football Game/Toy Drive

November 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Smith Playground, 2100 S 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19121 United States
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Flag Football Game/Toy Drive

State Senator Anthony H. Williams presents a Holiday Flag Football Game/Toy Drive on November 23, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Smith Playground located at 24th and Synder Avenue. Join us for a healthy, interactive, fun and competitive community event the day after Thanksgiving! There will be on the spot seasonal job hiring opportunities as well! Please donate new, unwrapped gifts for our holiday toy drive. Community Partners include Health Partners, Unity in the Community, PAAN, Kickback Foundation,…

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Weatherization Workshop

November 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sayre/Morris Recreation Center, 5835 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19139 United States
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Weatherization Workshop

I am hosting two Weatherization Workshops this month in conjunction with Tilden Community School and PGW (Philadelphia Gas Works). Workshops are conducted by the Energy Coordinating Agency.

The first will be held on Monday, November 19 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Tilden Middle School located at 66th and Elmwood Avenue. The second workshop will be on Wednesday, November 28th from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Sayre/Morris Recreation Center located at 5835 Spruce Street.

All are welcome to attend this free event! Come learn steps you can take to lower your energy bills and make your home a more comfortable healthy environment. Resources will be available to answer questions and provide information.

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January 2019

Delaware County Expungement Clinic

January 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Academy Park High School, 300 Calcon Hook Road
Sharon, PA 19079 United States
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Expungement Clinic - January 2018

In partnership with State Rep. Joanna McClinton, Legal Aid of Southeastern PA and the Chester Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, I invite you to participate in the upcoming Delaware County Expungement Clinic on Monday, January 21 from noon to 2 p.m. at Academy Park High School. R.S.V.P. Only! 215-492-2980 You are eligible for an expungement if you meet these qualifications: Only Delaware County arrests are eligible Only non-conviction charges, including ARD, or summary convictions with no arrests in the past…

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March 2019

Teletown Hall Community Meeting

March 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12th Police District, 6448 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19142 United States
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Telephone Townhall

Senator Anthony H. Williams to host a Teletown Hall Community Meeting in partnership with Captain Scott Drissel of the 12th Police Department on March 13, 2019. Please come out, or call in, to ask your questions and share your concerns. You can participate in person or via the telephone conference call. Meeting will also be live streamed and available to view on www.senatoranthonyhwilliams.com. Register your cell phone number on the Senator’s website to receive a call and participate. Light refreshments served.…

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Free Criminal Record Expungement & Sealing Clinic

March 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Myers Recreation Center, 5800 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA United States
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Free Criminal Record Expungement & Sealing Clinic

State Senator Anthony H. Williams & State Representative Joanna McClinton in partnership with Defender Association of Philadelphia invite you to participate in a free Criminal Record
Expungement & Sealing Clinic on March 30, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Myers Recreation Center.

R.S.V.P. to Receive Assistance | For more information call 215-492-2980

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June 2019

Individual Medicare Counseling Sessions

June 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 4, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 1, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on April 3, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on March 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

Senator Anthony Williams’ Yeadon Office, 419 Church Lane
Yeadon, PA 19050 United States
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Individual Medicare Counseling Sessions 2019

Do You Need Help with Medicare?

State Senator Anthony H. Williams is hosting volunteers from the Delaware County APPRISE Program to help with individual Medicare Open Enrollment questions at the Yeadon District Office: 419 Church Lane, Yeadon.

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Policy Hearing on Improving Transportation Network Companies

June 6, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
University of the Sciences, McNeil Science & Technology Center, Room 145, 600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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Policy Hearing - June 6, 2019

The Senate Democratic Policy Committee will hold a Policy Hearing co-chaired by Senator Anthony Williams on Thursday, June 6. 

The hearing will focus on Sen. Williams’ interest in improving ride share transportation services in the Commonwealth. The meeting will be open to the public to attend. 

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Williams to Host a Shredding Event

June 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Motivation High School, 5900 Baltimore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States
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Shredding Event - June 8, 2019

Together with State Representative Joanna McClinton in partnership with Urban Art Gallery, we will be hosting a FREE Shredding Event.

The FREE EVENT will be held on Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m at Motivation High School located at 5900 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.  (Parking lot entrance located at 60th Street and Baltimore Avenue)

Properly shred unneeded papers from your taxes, financial and medical records, and other papers with personal information.

Please remove all paper clips from the paper to shred. This event is for individuals only, not businesses.

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Telephone Town Hall – June 10

June 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, 1837 University Circle
Philadelphia, PA 19319 United States
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Telephone Townhall - June 10, 2019

Senator Anthony H. Williams to host a Telephone Town Hall Meeting on Monday, June 10th at 6 p.m.

Participants will be able to ask questions as well as listen to a discussion about important issues in the district and around the state.

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July 2019

Clean Sweep – Delaware County

July 8, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Monday, repeating until September 2, 2019

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Clean Sweep 2019

Senator Anthony H. Williams has announced an initiative to support local businesses and the community of the 8th Senatorial District. Clean Sweep Philadelphia will promote community pride and local business by encouraging residents to volunteer to clean up areas in the community.

Clean Sweep Philadelphia will begin the week of July 8th and continue thru September 7th. Residents and businesses are welcome to join the senator in different locations within the district to promote a clean and safe environment.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, PLEASE CALL 215-492-2980.

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Clean Sweep – 60th Street

July 9, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 3, 2019

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Clean Sweep 2019

Tuesdays, we will Clean Sweep 60th Street business corridor and surrounding areas

Senator Anthony H. Williams has announced an initiative to support local businesses and the community of the 8th Senatorial District. Clean Sweep Philadelphia will promote community pride and local business by encouraging residents to volunteer to clean up areas in the community.

Clean Sweep Philadelphia will begin the week of July 8th and continue thru September 7th. Residents and businesses are welcome to join the senator in different locations within the district to promote a clean and safe environment.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, PLEASE CALL 215-492-2980.

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Clean Sweep – 52nd Street

July 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 4, 2019

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Clean Sweep 2019

Wednesdays, we will Clean Sweep 52nd Street Business corridor and surrounding areas

Senator Anthony H. Williams has announced an initiative to support local businesses and the community of the 8th Senatorial District. Clean Sweep Philadelphia will promote community pride and local business by encouraging residents to volunteer to clean up areas in the community.

Clean Sweep Philadelphia will begin the week of July 8th and continue thru September 7th. Residents and businesses are welcome to join the senator in different locations within the district to promote a clean and safe environment.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, PLEASE CALL 215-492-2980.

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Clean Sweep – South Philadelphia Business Corridor

July 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 5, 2019

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Clean Sweep 2019

Thursdays, we will Clean Sweep South Philadelphia Business corridor and surrounding areas

Senator Anthony H. Williams has announced an initiative to support local businesses and the community of the 8th Senatorial District. Clean Sweep Philadelphia will promote community pride and local business by encouraging residents to volunteer to clean up areas in the community.

Clean Sweep Philadelphia will begin the week of July 8th and continue thru September 7th. Residents and businesses are welcome to join the senator in different locations within the district to promote a clean and safe environment.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, PLEASE CALL 215-492-2980.

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Talking with Tony

July 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
6100 Block of Locust Street, 6110 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139 United States
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Talking w/ Tony

Please join State Senator Anthony H. Williams for Talking with Tony - Block by Block - Neighbor 2 Neighbor on Tuesday, July 24th.

Gather in front of 6110 Locust Street for a conversation with Senator Williams on issues that matter most to you and your community!

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Talking with Tony

July 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
5900 Block of Washington Avenue, 5902 Washington Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States
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Talking w/ Tony

Please join State Senator Anthony H. Williams for Talking with Tony - Block by Block - Neighbor 2 Neighbor on Tuesday, July 30th.

Gather in front of 5902 Washington Avenue for a conversation with Senator Williams on issues that matter most to you and your community!

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August 2019

Talking with Tony

August 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
100 Block of South 61st Street, 100 S 61st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139 United States
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Talking w/ Tony

Please join State Senator Anthony H. Williams for Talking with Tony - Block by Block - Neighbor 2 Neighbor on Thursday, August 8, 2019.

Gather in front of 108 S. 61st Street for a conversation with Senator Williams on issues that matter most to you and your community!

Bring Your Own Chair!

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Talking with Tony – 1800 Block of S. 22nd Street

August 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
1800 Block of S. 22nd Street, 6110 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139 United States
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Talking w/ Tony

Please join State Senator Anthony H. Williams for Talking with Tony - Block by Block - Neighbor 2 Neighbor on Monday, August 12, 2019.

Gather in front of 6110 Locust Street for a conversation with Senator Williams on issues that matter most to you and your community!

Bring Your Own Chair!

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Senior Property Tax Clinic

August 13, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Kingsessing Library, 1201 S. 51st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States
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Senior Property Tax Clinic - August 13, 2019

State Senator Anthony H. Williams in conjunction with Community Legal Services of Philadelphia is hosting a Senior Property Tax Clinic on Tuesday, August 13th at 12 pm. The event will be held at Kingsessing Library located at 1201 S. 51st Street in Philadelphia.

Learn about Community Legal Services’ program to help prevent senior citizens from losing their homes to property tax foreclosure. This program is made possible through funding from the PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA).

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