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12/07/2014 12/07/2014

PFP Holiday Party

Celebrate the holidays with PFP on Sunday, December 7th at Penelope’s Frozen Yogurt and More in Horsham, PA from 2-4pm. We’ll have games, crafts and Legos for the kids and free froyo for all PFP members! Penelope’s is located at 587 Horsham Road in Horsham, PA.

Location : Unknown

12/13/2014 12/13/2014

“Starry Night” Holiday Band Concert

Join PFP famlies at the Philadelphia Freedom Band’s free “Starry, Starry Night” concert on Saturday, December 13 from 7pm-8:30pm at the Arch Street United Methodist Church, 55 N. Broad Street. According to the Freedom Band director, Chris Johansen, all of the songs have the word “star” in them!  It will be light and fun music with more »

Location : Arch Street United Methodist Church, 55 N. Broad Street

12/18/2014 12/18/2014

PFP Playgroup Brunch

Meet up with other PFP parents and their infants/toddlers at PFP members Amy & Valerie’s house in North Wales, PA from 10am-Noon. Light brunch items provided. We’ll also have a cookie exchange if people are interested! RSVP to Amy at amy_hanson@comcast.net to RSVP and for the address.

Location : Amy & Valerie's house

01/01/2015 01/01/2015

2015 New Year’s Day Brunch

Join PFP families on New Year’s Day from 11am-2pm at Mishkan Shalom (4101 Freeland Ave.) in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. Prospective parents are also encouraged to attend. This is a vegetarian potluck. Please bring an appetizer or entree to share. Last year we had a lot of fun with our “pasta dish” contest. This year, enter the contest more »

Location : Mishkan Shalom, 4101 Freeland Ave., Philadelphia

01/24/2015 01/24/2015

PFP Aquarium Trip

Join Philly Family Pride families at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ on Saturday, January 24th at 11am and visit the sharks, rays, penguins and their latest special exhibit – Dinosaurs of the Deep. Meet in the lobby at 11:00am and then for a group lunch at 12:30pm in the cafe. Feel free to bring more »

Location : Adventure Aquarium

02/15/2015 02/15/2015

PFP Trip to the Crayola Factory

Join PFP on a trip to the Crayola Factory Experience located at 30 Centre Square, Easton, PA on Sunday, February 15. PFP famlies will meet up at 11:30am at the front entry area. The Crayola Experience features 25 one-of-a-kind attractions. Come explore four floors of family fun and see how colors, chemistry, and technology can create an exciting more »

Location : Crayola Factory, Easton, PA

02/21/2015 02/21/2015

Saturday PFP meetup at Smith Playhouse!

In addition to meeting up at Smith Playhouse the first Wednesday of the month, we’re starting up a third Saturday meetup for LGBTQ parents of babies and toddlers under 5. We’ll meet on the first floor at 10am and stay until about noon. This event is free, though we do ask you consider leaving a more »

Location : Smith Playhouse
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03/04/2015 03/04/2015

Wednesday Meetup at Smith Playhouse

Meet up with other PFP parents and their babies and toddlers at Smith Playhouse in Fairmount Park to play in their indoor baby-friendly playhouse on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00am. Our next meet up will be Wednesday, March 4th. This event is appropriate for LGBT parents and kids 5 and under. If you more »

Location : Smith Playhouse

03/06/2015 03/06/2015

PFP goes to the Philadelphia Flower Show!

Meet up with other PFP families and explore the Philadelphia Flower Show on Friday, March 6 from 5-7pm. This year’s theme is “Celebrate the Movies” with exhibits inspired by Disney and Disney Pixar films. The Philadelphia Flower show is the nation’s largest and longest-running flower show and a favorite of adults and kids alike. The more »

Location : Pennsylvania Convention Center

03/07/2015 - 03/08/2015 03/07/2015 - 03/08/2015

Neighborhood Potlucks

We’ll be holding neighborhood potlucks in and around Philadelphia on the weekend of March 7-8, 2015. This is a great chance to meet your LGBT parent neighbors and for your kids to meet their kids. Also a good opportunity for LGBT prospective parents to meet and ask questions of the parents in the group. Choose more »

Location : Various

04/08/2015 04/08/2015

Parents Night Out to see David Sedaris

Come see David Sedaris at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA with PFP! We know it’s a Wednesday night, but that only makes it that much more special. Who gets a date night on a Wednesday? Clear your schedule; he’s only here for one night, it’s sure to sell out (nearly so already) and we more »

Location : Keswick Theater

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Family Matters Conference

Philadelphia Family Pride is excited to announce that the 2015 Family Matters Conference will take place on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) at the main hospital’s Stokes Auditorium.  If you’d like to be on the planning committee for the event, please e-mail Stephanie Haynes at stephanie@phillyfamilypride.org. Philadelphia Family Pride more »

Equality Forum

Philadelphia Family Pride will present one collaborative program for LGBT parents and prospective parents as part of the 2014 Equality Forum. It will take place at the University of the Arts’ Terra Hall Classroom building in Center City Philadelphia on May 3rd from 2:30-3:45pm in Room 831. Terra Hall is located at 211 S. Broad Street. “Adoption more »

Elements LGBTQ Womyn of Color Conference

Philadelphia Family Pride was happy to support the 2012 4th Annual LGBTQ Womyn of Color Conference: Flowing Further, which took place at the William Way Center (1315 Spruce St.)  October 12-14. PFP  facilitated a workshop on Saturday, October 13 from 3:15-5:00pm “Creating and Nurturing Your Family,” Presenting were PFP board members Deidre Ashton and Sandra more »

January 2015 Newsletter – “Out and About”

Download the January 2015 Newsletter. (PDF)

PFPNaturalShotzPhotography0011In this issue:

– PFP Families Ring in the New Year
– PFP at the Aquarium!
– 5 Reasons to Renew or Join PFP for 2015
– Member Milestone
– Upcoming Events
– Letter from the Chair, Robin Matthews

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