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12/17/2013 12/17/2013

Dovetail Artisans Fundraiser for PFP

RESCHEDULED DUE TO SNOW ON 12/10/13 Please join us for an evening of Wine, Treats, and HOLIDAY SHOPPING at Dovetail Artisans in Glenside, PA on Tuesday, December 17 from 5:30-8:30pm. The address is 105 E. Glenside Ave. The Dovetail Artisans will donate 10-15% of all sales to Philadelphia Family Pride on that day. Bring your friends and family! more »

Location : Dovetail Artisans, Glenside, PA

01/01/2014 01/01/2014

2014 New Year’s Day Brunch

Join PFP families and celebrate PFP’s 20th anniversary 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.We’re making a special effort to invite past member families to help us celebrate this milestone event. Please help us by sharing the Facebook event. This is a vegetarian more »

Location : Mishkan Shalom, 4101 Freeland Ave., Philadelphia

01/26/2014 01/26/2014

PFP Aquarium Trip

Join Philly Family Pride families at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ on Sunday, January 26th at 10:30am and visit the sharks, rays, penguins and their latest special exhibit – Frogs: Nature’s Messenger. Meet in the lobby at 10:30am and then for a group lunch at NOON in the cafe. Feel free to bring your more »

Location : Adventure Aquarium

02/09/2014 02/09/2014

PFP Infant/Toddler Playgroup at The Play Cafe

On Sunday, February 9th starting at 10am, PFP member families with their infants and toddlers will be meeting at the new Play Cafe in Bryn Mawr to explore their fantastic playspace for kids 0-5. (Older kids welcome, but the space is geared toward the littler ones.) Their play space features: “Baby” Area for pre-walkers and new more »

Location : 934 W. Lancaster Ave. Bryn Mawr

02/16/2014 02/16/2014

Valentine’s Family Play Day at William Way

Join Philadelphia Family Pride for a Family Fun Day at the William Way Center for LGBT parents and their kids on Sunday, February 16, from 12-2pm for a Valentine’s Day party. We’ll have pizza, Valentine’s treats and crafts, Legos and more! RSVP to PFP Chair Robin Matthews at robin@phillyfamilypride.org.  

Location : William Way Center - 1315 Spruce Street, Phiadelphia

02/23/2014 02/23/2014

Winter Pride has been cancelled

Winter Pride has been cancelled by Philly Pride Presents, but if you are geared up to skate on February 23rd, here’s the info for the River Rink: prices and hours.

Location : River Rink 101 South Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia, PA
New Hope Potluck 2011

03/15/2014 - 03/16/2014 03/15/2014 - 03/16/2014

Neighborhood Potlucks

We’ll be holding neighborhood potlucks in and around Philadelphia on the weekend of March 15-16. Look below to find the location and day/time that works best for you, then RSVP with the number of adults and ages of kids to get the address. Bring an entree or appetizer that feeds 6-8 to share and serving more »

Location : Various

04/05/2014 04/05/2014

PFP Monthly LEGO Club

Join Philadelphia Family Pride at our monthly LEGO Club. Pack a bag lunch and bring the kids to the William Way Community Center on the first Saturday of each month from 12-2pm. The address is 1315 Spruce Street in Center City Philadelphia. Socialize with other families and have a chance to build with friends new and old.  PFP provides the more »

Location : William Way Center - 1315 Spruce Street, Phiadelphia

04/12/2014 04/12/2014

Meetup at Smith Playground

PFP parents and their kids will be at Smith Playground in Fairmount Park to play in their huge outdoor playground on Saturday, April 12 at 10:00 am. Appropriate for the 12 and under set. Look for folks wearing PFP stickers or t-shirts.   The playground has a very nice toddler area appropriate for crawlers up to more »

Location : Smith Playground

04/14/2014 04/14/2014

Tour the Capitol with Rep. Brian Sims

PFP members are invited to meet in Harrisburg on Monday, April 14th for a private tour of our state capitol building with non-other than Philadelphia’s Rep. Brian Sims. Sims is the first ever openly gay elected state legislator in Pennsylvania history. We’ll meet at noon at Rep. Sims office (104-B, East Wing), tour the capitol, more »

Location : State Capitol, Harrisburg
Wissahickon Hike

04/19/2014 04/19/2014

Spring Hike

Join PFP families in the beautiful Wissahickon Gorge for a scenic, springtime hike. There is a wide, flat trail appropriate for strollers and little ones. The older and more adventurous kids will tackle some of the more challenging trails. The Wissahickon crew will meet up in front of Valley Green Inn at 10:30am.  

Location : Valley Green Inn, Wissahickon Gorge

04/26/2014 04/26/2014

Chestnut Hill Playground Meetup

The Mt. Airy group had such a good time at the March neighborhood potluck, that they’ve organized themselves another event! Meet up with other LGBT-parented families at the Jenks School playground in Chestnut Hill on Saturday, April 26 from 11am-1pm. Bring a lunch or order pizza from across the street. The school is at 8301 more »

Location : Jenks School Playground

05/03/2014 05/03/2014

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 at Broad and Pine Streets on May 3rd from 2:30-3:45pm in Room 831. Terra Hall is located at more »

Location : University of the Arts - Hamilton Hall
SundayOUT at the Piazza

05/04/2014 05/04/2014


Philadelphia Family Pride will be INSIDE the Piazza this year for Equality Forum’s SundayOUT. Contact Stephanie Haynes (stephanie@phillyfamilypride.org) if you’d like to help get the word out about PFP at our table. Admission to the Piazza is $10 per person.  

Location : The Piazza in Northern Liberties
Great Wolf Lodge

05/09/2014 05/09/2014

Great Wolf Lodge

Join Philly Family Pride again this year at the Great Wolf Lodge in the Poconos on Friday, May 9, 2014 at a steeply discounted rate of $209/night. The price includes admission to the water park all day Friday and Saturday. We have opened this up to friends and family as well as PFP members. To reserve your more »

Location : Great Wolf Lodge Waterpark

05/10/2014 05/10/2014

“Out with the Philadelphia Soul”

Join PFP and the rest of the LGBT community in Philadelphia at a very special, first-of-its-kind LGBT night at a professional football game. The champion Philadelphia Soul arena football team is holding this event to help raise awareness and show support for the LGBT community.  The awareness event is scheduled for Saturday, May 10 at the more »

Location : Wells Fargo Center

05/17/2014 05/17/2014

Narberth Playground Meetup

Meet up with other PFP families and their kiddos at the Narberth Playground (100 Conway Street, Narberth, PA) next to the Narberth Library at 3pm on Saturday, May 17th. There is both a toddler playground and an adjacent “big kid” playground as well as a pint-sized basketball court, swings, tennis courts and ball fields. The more »

Location : Narberth Playground

05/17/2014 05/17/2014

New Hope Pride Parade

Join PFP as we march again this year in the New Hope Pride Parade as part of the annual New Hope Celebrates on Saturday, May 17. The parade steps off at 11:30am. This year the parade will begin across the bridge in Lambertville, NJ at the Lambertville City Hall. The theme “Bridge to Equality” will highlight more »

Location : New Hope, PA

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Family Matters Conference

Philadelphia Family Pride sponsored our 4th Annual Family Matters Conference for LGBTQ parents and prospective parents on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the William Way Center located in Center City Philadelphia at 1315 Spruce Street. This one day event for LGBTQ parents and prospective parents is a great chance to network, 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 at Broad and Pine Streets on May 3rd from 2:30-3:45pm in Room 831. Terra Hall is located at 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 »

March 2014 Newsletter – “Out and About”

Download the March 2014 Newsletter. (PDF)

mtairyspringpotluck2014In this issue:

- Making Connections at Neighborhood Potlucks
- Great Wolf Lodge Trip
- Monthly Lego Club Underway
- Upcoming Events
- Meet New Board Member Lou GrowMiller

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