😞 Music at Marshall update

  Music at Marshall The Marshall Square Park Picnic Concerts Tonight’s concert is postponed due to weather. Join us for our rain-delayed concert next week, June 27 at 6PM. After eight years and 24 concerts, this is our first postponement. Please come and make next week’s concert a rousing success! Music at Marshall – The […]

Music at Marshall Picnic Concert Season Begins!

The Music at Marshall picnic concert series happens annually on the third Thursday of June, July, and August. The first concert features The Sin Brothers on Thursday, June 20, 2019. RSVP here to pick a dish to bring to our popular potluck picnic. We supply the tables, the grill, plates and napkins, hot dogs, hamburgers, […]

Recap: 2019 Park Cleanup Day

Thank you FMSP members, West Chester Rotary Club, WCU students, and Univest for giving our park an energetic Earth Day morning in April. You spread about 40 yards of mulch, picked up sticks and raked, ate about 40 doughnuts and drank about 5 gallons of coffee and water! Marshall Square Park has never looked so […]

We have a Champion!

It’s official!  Marshall Square Park has a Pennsylvania Champion Tree, a Blue Ash (Fraxinus, quadrangulata). Of this relatively rare species, our specimen is over 90 feet tall. The Blue Ash, mostly native to western Ohio, is so named because early pioneers extracted a blue dye from its inner bark. Champion trees are measured and scored […]

Annual Park Spring Cleanup

Save The Date! SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2019 8AM to NOON Here’s why … Over the year, our park shows the wear and tear of the good people who use it, of those who just walk through it, and nature. As they walk by, some special people pick up trash and put it in the trash/recycle cans. Borough […]

Our 2016 Events Committee having fun at their 10th Annual Progressive Dinner

13th Annual Progressive Dinner

Our 2016 Events Committee having fun at their 10th Annual Progressive Dinner   FRIENDS OF MARSHALL SQUARE PARK Invites YOU to the13th Annual PROGRESSIVE DINNER • Saturday, February 2, 2019 • 6 to 10PM • Forget the ice and snow… Get out of the winter doldrums…Come party with your friends and neighbors! A great group of […]

The Daily Local News covers our tree sculptor, Marty Long!

Phoenixville chainsaw artist creates art in the park Bill Rettew brettew@21st-centurymedia.com WEST CHESTER — Marshall Square Park is the new home to four owls, two squirrels, a fox, skunk, hummingbird, dragonfly, and new to the job, a wooden park caretaker. On Monday, artist Marty Long was putting the finishing touches on chainsaw art carved into […]