Notice anybody new in the garden? In addition to watering and picking, the children put up the scarecrow. Fall is here! #communitygarden #scarecrow #chestereastside
Monthly Archives: September 2022
We’re Picking Some Beans!
What’s more fun than picking four pounds of beans in the bean tunnel? Taking them home for dinner. #stringbeans #beantunnel #chestereastside
Plan Your Vote!
Like help to register to vote? Voter registration forms will be available during pantry hours, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday (Oct. 3) and Wednesday (Oct. 5). Linda, one of our pantry volunteers, will take the completed forms to the Media Court House the same day.
A list of polling places in Chester will also be made available.
Red Cross Blood 🩸 Drive – 28 September
Sign up to give blood 1-6 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the Chester Senior Center, 721 Hayes Street. Please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter CSC to schedule an appointment. See more info below.
Community Garden Update
Remember the planters the children made from cinderblocks, cement, broken pottery and seashells. Don’t they look lovely with flowers. #chestereastside
Community Garden Fall Harvest!
There’s always something ready for picking in the Chester Eastside – St. Paul’s Community Garden. The current harvest includes tomatoes 🍅 , peppers, squash and string beans. #communitygarden #tomatoes #peppers #squash #stringbeans #chestereastside
Justin, a senior at Widener University, will be spending many of his afternoons as part of our Phoenix After School program. Welcome aboard. #chestereastside
Audra is Back!
Audra – great to have you back in the CEI kitchen. You prepared the healthiest, tastiest snacks for summer camp and now are lending your culinary talents to after school time. #afterschoolsnacks #culinarytalent #chestereastside
Welcome Back, Phoenix After School kiddos! Can you believe we’re into our second week of Out of School Time fun? #outofschooltime #OST #fun #learning #chestereastside
Then & Now!
We promised before and after pictures of the common room, dining room and hallway Notice the difference? The painters (and Sherwin Williams) are hoping that is an enthusiastic “YES!” #beforeandafter #painting #chestereastside