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04/06/2019 04/06/2019

PFP Visits Academy of Natural Sciences

Meet up with PFP families at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 6 from 2-4pm. Visit their dinosaur gallery, dioramas, live butterflies and new Mythical Beasts exhibit. It’s also Animal Superhero Weekend at ANS, so check out some special things going on. Check their web site for ticket prices, but also more »

Location : Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Ben Franklin Parkway
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04/07/2019 04/07/2019

PFP Parents of Young Children Potluck

Meet up with other LGTBQ families with young children at a potluck brunch hosted by Edith and Emily in the Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia on Sunday, April 7th from 10am-12pm. Most of us have children aged 0-5, but prospective parents and parents of older children are certainly welcome too. To RSVP and get the exact more »

Location : Fairmount
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04/14/2019 04/14/2019

PFP Potluck – Families with Babies Born 2018-19

Join PFP parents whose babies were born in 2018 and so far in 2019 (and those expecting!) for a potluck at the home of Sauce and Daniel in Fishtown on Sunday, April 14th from 10:30am-12:30pm. RSVP to sauceleon@gmail.com for the exact address. Accessibility note: entrance is two steps up from the sidewalk.

Location : Fishtown
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04/18/2019 04/18/2019

Foster Parent Recruitment Event

LGBTQ youth in Philadelphia are in need of LGBTQ and other affirming foster parents… that could be you! If you want to find out more, please come and meet foster agency representatives, get your questions answered and hear from DHS staff, foster parents and youth. This is an information session only and doesn’t commit you more »

Location : William Way LGBT Center
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04/28/2019 04/28/2019

PFP Park Clean Up

Get together with other PFP families as we clean up Smith Playground Park on Sunday, April 28th from 11am-12:30pm. This is located at 2100 S. 24th St. Phila PA 19145 and is NOT the one off Kelly Drive. Bring work gloves, trash bags, brooms and dustpans and meet up with PFP board member and Parks more »

Location : Smith Playground 2100 S. 24th St
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05/04/2019 05/04/2019

LGBTQ Resource Parent Support Group

PFP, in partnership with A Second Chance, is launching a monthly support group for LGBTQ resource parents (also known as foster parents). The group will meet the first Saturday of each month from 9:30-11am at the offices of A Second Chance, 1341 N Delaware Avenuein Philadelphia. The first meeting of the group will be held more »

Location : A Second Chance
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05/04/2019 05/04/2019

Spring Hike at Schuylkill Center

Get outside for this spring hike at the beautiful Schuylkill Center in Roxborough from 10:30-11:30am on Saturday, May 4th. Look for PFP board member Becca Levin. From their web site: Want to get outside but don’t know where to start? Bring your family for a hike and unstructured nature play with representatives from our NaturePHL more »

Location : Schuylkill Center
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05/05/2019 05/05/2019

PFP Parents of Young Children Potluck

Meet up with other LGTBQ families with young children at a potluck brunch hosted by Sam & Heath in West Mt Airy on Sunday, May 5th from 10am-Noon. Most of us have children aged 0-5, but prospective parents and parents of older children are certainly welcome too. To RSVP and get the exact address, email more »

Location : Mt. Airy
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05/18/2019 05/18/2019

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 18, 2019. The parade steps off at 11:30am. This year the parade will begin across the bridge in Lambertville, NJ, but participants are strongly encouraged to park in New Hope. more »

Location : Lambertville, NJ and New Hope, PA
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05/18/2019 - 05/19/2019 05/18/2019 - 05/19/2019

Great Wolf Lodge

Join Philly Family Pride again this year at the Great Wolf Lodge in the Poconos on Saturday and Sunday May 18-19, 2019 at a discounted rate of $269/room. (Maximum occupancy is six people, a $29.99 per room resort fee and 9% tax will be added to the rate.) Our annual trip to Great Wolf Lodge is one of our more »

Location : Great Wolf Lodge Waterpark - Poconos
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06/02/2019 06/02/2019

PFP Parents of Young Children Potluck

Meet up with other LGTBQ families with young children at a potluck brunch hosted by Alyssa and Shay in South Philly on Sunday, June 2nd from 10am-12pm. Most of us have children aged 0-5, but prospective parents and parents of older children are certainly welcome too. To RSVP and get the exact address, email amutryn@gmail.com. more »

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06/09/2019 06/09/2019

Philly Pride Parade & Festival

MARCH IN THE PARADE Join PFP at 10:30am on Sunday, June 9, 2019 on Locust Street between Broad and 12th Streets to march with PFP in the Philly Pride Parade. The parade steps off at 11:30am and goes from the Gayborhood in Center City to Penn’s Landing, arriving there at about 1:00pm. The parade route is 1.3 more »

Location : Center City & Penn's Landing
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06/22/2019 06/22/2019

Philly Family Pride Picnic & Arts Festival

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, the Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs, Philadelphia Family Pride, and the Mt. Airy Art Garage are partnering on the Philly Family Pride Picnic & Arts Festival. The event will be held at Lovett Library Park (6945 Germantown Avenue) on Sat. June 22. The event runs from 11 more »

Location : Lovett Park

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School Fair for LGBTQ+ Communities

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Philadelphia Family Pride was proud to present a School Fair for LGBTQ+ Communities (and Allies!) on Saturday, April 29th from 12-2pm at the William Way LGBT Center at 1315 Spruce Street in Center City Philadelphia. This event featured representatives from public and private schools that cover all ages and grades as well as information on homeschooling, plus a more »

“Maybe Baby” Prospective Parent Classes

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The “Maybe Baby & Beyond: Exploring Paths to Parenthood” groups are starting back up this year! This 8-week experience will provide information from legal, financial, fertility, surrogacy, adoption and medical experts, as well as emotional, social and community support around becoming a parent. Speakers will include professionals and current LGBTQ parents. Participants will finish the eight weeks with more »

Family Matters Conference

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The 9th Annual PFP Family Matters Conference took place at the University of the Sciences in the McNeil Science and Technology Center on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 9am-3pm. Our keynote speaker kicked off the day promptly at 9:30am.  This year our speaker was Naomi Washington-Leapheart, pictured. Her talk was entitled “Queer Parenting as Revolutionary Spiritual more »

Philadelphia Black Pride

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Philadelphia Family Pride is happy to again support Philadelphia Black Pride, this year. To volunteer an hour or two at the PFP opening event Block Party on Sunday, April 23rd, please email PFP Director Stephanie Haynes at stephanie@phillyfamilypride.org. The block party is from 11am-5pm on the 500 Block of Arch Street in Philadelphia. More.  

April 2019 Newsletter – “Out and About”

Read the April 2019 Newsletter.

In this issue:
– Neighborhood Potlucks
– Queer Eye Coming to Philadelphia
– Member Milestone
– Upcoming Events
– Take the Family Equality Council Survey

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