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Winter Wonderland Brunch

01/05/2019 01/05/2019

Winter Wonderland Brunch

Join PFP families for food, fun and games for our Winter Wonderland Brunch on Saturday, January 5th, 2019 from 11am-2pm at the Children’s Community School in West Philadelphia. The address is 1212 S. 47th Street. It is located one block north of Woodland Avenue. Our annual meeting will also take place briefly where the 2019 more »

Location : Children's Community School
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01/21/2019 01/21/2019

PFP Play Date

Meet up with other LGBTQ-led families and their children for open gym at Kids at Play in East Falls on Monday, January 21 from 2-4pm. Their beautiful sensory gym is open for toddlers to 12-year-olds to use, play and explore. Parents are required to remain on-site and supervise their children. Open Gym is open to more »

Location : East Falls
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02/03/2019 02/03/2019

PFP Parents of Young Children Potluck

Meet up with other LGTBQ families with young children at a potluck brunch hosted by Julie and Leah in the Fairmount neighborhood. 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 julie.assis@gmail.com.

Location : Fairmount - RSVP for address
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02/16/2019 02/16/2019

PFP Trip to the Adventure Aquarium

Join Philly Family Pride families at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ on Saturday, February 16th at 10:30am and visit the sharks, hippos, rays and penguins. Meet in the lobby at 10:30am and then for a group lunch at 12:00pm in the cafe. Feel free to bring your own lunch or buy it there. Choose more »

Location : Adventure Aquarium Camden, NJ
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02/17/2019 02/17/2019

PFP Potluck – Families with 2018/2019 Babies

Join PFP parents whose babies were born in 2018 and so far in 2019 (and those expecting!) for a potluck at the home of Hunter and Basha in West Philly on Sunday, February 17th from 10:30am-12:30pm. RSVP to hmccorkel@gmail.com for the exact address. Note: We live on the 2nd floor up 28 steps. There is more »

Location : West Philly
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02/18/2019 02/18/2019

PFP President’s Day Play Date

We had so much fun on MLK Day that we’re doing it again! Meet up with other LGBTQ-led families and their children for open gym at Kids at Play in East Falls on Monday, February 18th from 11am-2pm. Their beautiful sensory gym is open for toddlers to 12-year-olds to use, play and explore. Parents are more »

Location : Kids at Play - East Falls
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03/03/2019 03/03/2019

PFP Parents of Young Children Potluck

Meet up with other LGTBQ families with young children at a potluck brunch hosted by Lea & Lauren in West Philly on Sunday, March 3 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 riledeutsch@gmail.com.

Location : West Philly - RSVP for address
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03/11/2019 03/11/2019

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 : Penn LGBT Center, 3907 Spruce Street
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03/30/2019 - 03/31/2019 03/30/2019 - 03/31/2019

PFP Neighborhood Potlucks

Philly Family Pride will be holding neighborhood potlucks in and around Philadelphia on the weekend of March 30-31. This is a great chance to meet your LGBTQ parent, grandparent and prospective parent neighbors and for your kids to meet their kids. This is also a good opportunity for LGBTQ prospective parents to meet and ask more »

Location : Various
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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
Wissahickon Hike

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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05/18/2019 - 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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06/09/2019 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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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.  

March 2019 Newsletter – “Out and About”

Read the March 2019 Newsletter.

In this issue:
– PFP Expands Efforts to Support
LGBTQ Foster Youth and LGBTQ Foster Parents
PFP Fun in February
Member Milestones
– Upcoming Events
– PFP Board of Directors

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