May 24, 2019

Garden Court Community Association has convened a public meeting concerning a proposed adaptive re-use and new construction project at 314 S 46th Street, the Good Shepherd Community Church.

The meeting will take place on Tuesday, 4 June 2019 at 6:00 pm, at the Spruce Hi...

November 8, 2018

Once upon a time, in the merry old land of OZ, the Royal Historian of Oz, Ruth Plumly Thompson, actually lived in Garden Court, at 245 S. Farragut St.! You may not have heard of her, but between the years 1921 and 1939, she was the official author of all the OZ books p...

September 9, 2018

Enjoy an evening of food, fun and fellowship at the 2018 Garden Court Progressive Dinner!

This year’s event will take place on Saturday, October 6th and begins at 5:30 PM. Early bird tickets (before September 30th) are $40 for members and $45 for non members. The ticket...

September 8, 2018

Join us on Friday, September 21st from 3:30 PM- 6:30 PM as we kickoff the Corner Park Renovation project and celebrate the new lighted bus shelter on the SW corner of 47th and Spruce St.

The new bus shelter is the first step in the multi-year plan to redesign and renova...

July 25, 2018

Change is happening all across Philadelphia, as more people discover our great city and decide they want to take part in all it has to offer. This is especially true here in Garden Court, as development pressure reaches further and further into West Philly. It is impor...

July 19, 2018

On July 11, 2018, Friends of Barkan Park participated in the first-ever Philly volunteer Park Tree Inventory at Barkan Park. The Friends Group joined Parks and Recreation staff, Tree Philly staff, and other local tree enthusiasts for a fun and productive session of col...

July 15, 2018

The GCCA Zoning Committee will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30 pm in the Center for Culinary Enterprises (310 S 48th St). 

The meeting agenda will include: 

  • Garden Court Remapping Bill 

  • Creating an "Architectural Guide to Garden C...

July 11, 2018

Please save the date for the 2018 Garden Court Community Association Progressive Dinner!

This year's event, will take place on Saturday, October 6, 2018 and raises support for the Cheryl Roebuck Memorial Music Scholarship.

Stay tuned for more details!

June 10, 2018

This Thursday, GCCA will host its annual meeting at Mosaic Church (123 S 51st St), beginning at 6pm. A pot luck dinner will be served, Committees and Board leadership will give brief updates on this year's activities and the guest speaker will be Salima Cunningham, Com...

June 5, 2018

This is an annual scholarship in memory of Cheryl Roebuck, a dedicated music teacher, accomplished musician, and tireless contributor to the civic life of Garden Court. 

The scholarship is intended to supplement the musical development of qualified music students who li...