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Saturday, March 15: Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee’s Annual Block Captain Rally
Saturday, April 5: Zumbathon in Support of the American Lung Association
Saturday, April 26: Lower Bucks Family YMCA Healthy Kids Day
Saturday, April 26: Cherry Hill Earth Festival
Saturday, May 3: Million Dollar Bike Ride
Saturday, May 3: Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival
Saturday, May 17: Kennett Run
The return of warm weather means another season of keeping Philadelphia neighborhoods clean is underway. Don’t miss The Philadelphia Streets Department kickoff event with the annual Block Captain Rally. This year's event will feature all Block Captains and will be comprised of multiple workshops, including ones hosted by Penn Presbyterian Internal Medicine, as well as discussing plans for a cleaner Philadelphia.
2014 Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee’s Block Captain Rally
About Penn Presbyterian Internal Medicine:
This practice provides comprehensive care to adults, including primary care and prevention of illness. Physicians treat patients with a wide array of conditions including hypertension, diabetes mellitus and heart disease. Should the need arise, the faculty also cares for patients admitted to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.
Time: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1st Floor– 12th and Arch Street Entrance (Northeast corner
Penn Presbyterian workshop details:
- Workshop Room: 102AB
- Workshop Timing:
- Session 1: 10:00-10:45 am
- Session 2: 11:00-11:45 am
Penn Medicine supports the American Lung Association and will join them at a Zumbathon in Wayne, PA. Zumba is a dance-based fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves designed to provide a fun, aerobic workout. Get fit while dancing with the area's hottest Zumba instructors and also get a taste of the new craze, Bokwa.
Zumbathon with Penn Medicine in Support of the American Lung Association
During one of your water breaks, stop by and say hi to the Penn Medicine table. Space is limited. Register today!
Time: 3:00 pm-6:00 pm
Location: Radnor Activity Center at Sulpizio Gym, Wayne, PA
Don't miss this great family event right in your community. In an effort to encourage kids and parents to commit to keeping the body and mind active, this event will feature, among other things, family Zumba, family kickball and family fun. For more information, visit Lower Bucks Family YMCA.
Penn Medicine Bucks County at Family YMCA Healthy Kids Day
While enjoying the festivities, visit the Penn Internal Medicine & Family Medicine Bucks County table to learn about Penn Primary Care and other specialty care services offered at one convenient site, in Yardley, PA. Patients and their families can see their primary care physician, consult with a specialist, get lab work and radiology services all in one place.
Time: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Location: Fairless Hills YMCA, Yardley, PA
Held at historic Croft Farm, the Cherry Hill Earth Festival promises to be an engaging, healthful, entertaining day for children of all ages. A two and nine-mile Family Fun bike ride, displays and an ‘Artist-in-Residence’ are just a few of the festivities planned! For more information, visit Sustainable Cherry Hill.
Penn Medicine Cherry Hill at 5th Annual Cherry Hill Earth Festival
Stop by the Penn Family Medicine Cherry Hill table to meet physicians and staff and to learn about the multiple health care services offered at this location. Penn Medicine Cherry Hill is home to both primary and specialty care physicians. Patients are able to see their primary care physician, plus consult with a specialist.
Time: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Location: Croft Farm
Cherry Hill, NJ
The annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival is set to take over Rittenhouse Square for a day, showcasing fantastic food, fashion, arts and entertainment. Last year’s event featured more than 40 restaurants, a terrific range of entertainment and endless shopping opportunities.
Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival
Don’t forget to visit one of the several participating Penn Medicine practices. Meet Penn physicians and staff and learn how each practice can help you and your family members stay healthy. Penn Medicine will also be partnering with Be Well Philly and feature games and other fun activities. Come check us out on the corner of Broad and Walnut Streets and enter to win a variety of raffle prizes and giveaways!
Time: 12:00-6:00 pm
Location: Broad Street and Walnut Street
Mark your calendars for the first annual Million Dollar Bike Ride to raise money for rare disease research, organized by the Penn Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy and Rare Disease Cycling. The event is the only cycling fundraiser to start and end in the city of Philadelphia.
Million Dollar Bike Ride
Refreshments and entertainment at the start/finish line and fun for the entire family. All participants will receive free gear, including a Million Dollar Bike Ride jersey. Individual cyclists can register and raise money for their specific orphan/rare disease foundation.
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Highline Park (31st and Chestnut) on Penn’s campus
Promoting the general well-being and civic betterment of Kennett area residents, the Kennett Run is an event for all ages and abilities. Ranging from a 1 mile fun walk to a 10k Power Run, there is something for everyone. Following the race, a party will be held for all participants and families.
Be sure to set a few minutes aside to say hi to the physicians and staff from Penn Family Medicine Kennett. With an emphasis on disease prevention and promoting healthy lifestyles, this practice provides care for the whole family, from childhood on.
Time: 7:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: Anson B Nixon Park