“What a beautiful park!” with FRIENDS

Today, April 16, 2020, I woke up to a bright and sunny morning, although unseasonably cold. The daffodils across the street in the Park are especially vivid these days. When I ventured out around 10 a.m. to pick the newspaper up off the sidewalk, a car stopped. I looked up, expecting to be asked directions […]

30 Days to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

Work or engage in schooling FROM HOME Critical Work is defined by the Dept. of Homeland Security Keep at least 6’ from others. Avoid Social Gatherings over 10 people Avoid eating and drinking at restaurants, bars, and food courts. Use Drive-Thru, Pickup, Delivery, or Cook meals at home Avoid discretionary Travel, Shopping trips, and Social […]

14th Progressive Dinner Review

14th Progressive Dinner Review FMSP is delighted by the outstanding success of this year’s Progressive Dinner. We sincerely thank all those who participated! By the numbers: At our 14th dinner, in 6 neighborhood homes, 12 generous hosts treated 85 guests to a delicious 3-course dinner! Our hosts this year were Marion & Jeff White, Karen […]

14th Annual PROGRESSIVE DINNER

It’s Our 14th Annual2020 PROGRESSIVE DINNERSaturday  •  February 1, 2020  •  6 to 10 p.m. Six spectacular homes in our N. Walnut Street neighborhood are hosting this year’s Three-Course Dinner Members • $75 per personGuests and Non-Members • $80 per person A few days before the event, we email your starting house location.Please let us […]

Fall Block Party Photos

Fall Block Party Event Committee: Suzy Sabo, Betsy Woodrow, Carol Ann Polito, Ronnie Balassone, Lee Miller, Holly Brown Great party!  Dropbox Photo Album   Plan ahead for our most popular event, the 14th Annual Progressive Dinner Saturday, February 1, 2020.

You’re Invited to the Annual …

Friends of Marshall Square Park FALL BLOCK PARTY A GREAT NIGHT OF FUN, FOOD & NEIGHBORHOOD FRIENDS! Saturday September 28, 2019 5 to 8PM (Rain Date, Sunday September 29) East Lafayette Street  between N. Matlack & N. Walnut   Dinner by Mizuna Catering Local Beer Wines selected by Eric Miller, Winemaker RSVP by Wednesday, September […]

At last, a lemonade stand as summer winds down

Photos by Ed Hille At the northwest corner of Marshall Square Park in West Chester, Adelaide Fieldhouse sets up her lemonade stand.“I’ll bring the signs; you take the cups,” she orders her father, who is unloading the trunk of the 2011 Honda CR-V parked on the side of the road. “I’ll bring the signs; you […]