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“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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Hear the Dirk Quinn Band at our second 2019 Music at Marshall

  The Music at Marshall picnic concert series happens annually on the third Thursday of June, July (July 18, 2019), and August. Our second concert features a newcomer to the gazebo. Dirk Quinn and his jazz/funk, high-energy band starts at 6:30; the picnic gets going at 6PM. RSVP using the Evite Invitation and pick a dish to …

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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 …

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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 …

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FALL BLOCK PARTY!

Weather looks great for our Fall Block Party! Saturday, September 29, 2018, 5 to 8PM See our website for Party details. The caterer needs time to satisfy our crowd ????, so please reserve ASAP!

What Will it Be?

Swing by the North Franklin side of Marshall Square Park (near Biddle) to see an amazing transformation over the next few weeks. Noted tree carver, Marty Long, is transforming a large tree trunk into a fantastic sculpture. This project came our way after the borough hired a tree service to top and remove a large …

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