Olney: This Week In The News — Neighborhood History, Grant To Fund African American Art And More

Olney: This Week In The News — Neighborhood History, Grant To Fund African American Art And More

In case you missed it, we found a few places where people were talking about things happening in Olney: A History Minute: Neighborhood Beginnings – Olney: The Free Library published a post with an overview of the diversity and history of the Olney neighborhood. (via Free Library of Philadelphia blog) This Pew-funded residency will give […]

 by Alexis Wright-Whitley and Nia Prater

Germantown: Historical Society Involves Community in Exhibit

Germantown: Historical Society Involves Community in Exhibit

Over the summer, the Germantown Historical Society premiered its newest exhibit entitled “Claiming Our Place: Inhabit Germantown.” The exhibit is the result of a grant from the Pew Center for Arts and Heritage for their “No Idea is Too Ridiculous” program.  The program’s intention was to help grant recipients promote creativity within their respective projects. “We […]