ePost February 22, 2022

ePost February 22, 2022



22 FEBRUARY 2022

WSWCA’s weekly electronic newsletter

Join the

Zoning Meeting TONIGHT at 7 pm

Every 4th Tuesday of the month, the Wash Sq West Civic hosts zoning meetings to discuss projects happening in our community. Click the red button to join the virtual meeting.

Agenda below.

Click here to join the Zoom Meeting TONIGHT at 7 PM


This will be an online event hosted via Zoom Conferencing. You do not need a Zoom account but you will need to download and install the Zoom app on your computer or mobile device to join the event. Please email us at in advance if you need assistance installing the Zoom app. If you cannot join the event using your computer or mobile device and the Zoom app, you can join the event via teleconference and hear the audio portion.

Wash Square West Civic Association is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting

Click to open Zoom Link

Meeting ID: 949 9250 5075

Passcode: zoning

One tap mobile:

+19292056099,,94992505075#,,,,*748591# US (New York)



March Meetings

Mark your Calendar!

Public Board Meeting – March 8 at 7 PM

Zoning Meeting – March 22 at 7 PM




Trash pick up is a day delayed this week.

It’s windy out so protect our neighborhood from excess litter! Don’t put your trash out a day early.

Have you tried the Philly 311 app?

It’s so easy to report graffiti, overflowing trash cans, potholes and more using the City’s free 311 app. No need to sit on the phone waiting. Snap a pic, add a note and upload with address. Visit the App Store and Google Play to download the app. The City has stepped up their response times and it’s a game changer! Help keep our community clean by reporting issues.

The Design Advocacy Group (DAG) wants to hear from you.

DAG has already called for good design to streeteries in a letter to the Inquirer. Before they make create design guidelines to share, they want to hear from you. Join the virtual roundtable discussion on Thursday March 3 at 6 PM. Click here to register.

Interested in creative writing?

Wednesdays On the Stoop is a series of free writing programming by Zoom every Wednesday from 4 pm – 5 pm. From accountability co-writing to generative prompts to discussions of exciting forms and authors of all genres, these sessions are designed to be a constant structure–every Wednesday at 4 you can count on Blue Stoop to plug you into your writing energy with an informal and supportive session. Check out the full list of opportunities.

Ever wanted to learn to draw or test out your printmaking skills?

Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine St, has opened their spring classes. The term runs from March 28-June 3. Check out the class list here.

Does your child has a big milestone coming up in the fall?

Philadelphia School District’s Kindergarten Registration is open. If your child will be 5 by September 1, you can now enroll them in kindergarten. Details here. McCall School is our neighborhood’s catchment school for elementary and middle school, and they are hosting a virtual information session on March 1 at 2 pm. Join that session here.

Stay tuned for more information on the first

WSWCA Plant Exchange happening on March 12!

Get your clippings started now.

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Washington Square West Civic Association

214 S. 11th St,

Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 346-6411 (voicemail only)

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