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Meeting March 6

The March meeting of Cianfrani Park will be next Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. at Palumbo Rec. Center 10th and Fitzwater Streets. On the agenda will be:

1. Spring Festival Planning

2. Garden Planting


Meeting on Feb. 7

Friends of Cianfrani Park will hold its February meeting at Palumbo Recreation Center, 10th and Fitzwater Streets on Tuesday February 7, at 7PM.

The agenda for the meeting will include:

  • Spring garden planting plans
  • A Spring Festival if there is enough interest
  • Vesuvio and recent reports of what is going on there

Park Meeting Nov. 1; Park Clean Up Nov. 5

Friends of Cianfrani Park monthly meeting will be held at Palumbo Recreation Center, 10th and Fitzwater, at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, November 1.

On the agenda:
1. Finalizing plans for our upcoming November 5th “Love Your Park” clean up and planting day.
2. Review suggestions for trees in the park.
3. Review bulletin board specs.

Park Clean Up Nov. 5

9:30 am to mid afternoon.
Lunch and snacks will be served

A grant from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society has provided us with 30 new shrubs
to renovate the side planters.

Generous donations from neighbors of time and money have made it possible for us to
acquire almost 2000 bulbs to plant for a spectacular display next spring.

This is an exciting and ambitious planting project, and we need your help!

Gardening expertise is not a requirement. We are lucky to have talented gardeners.

Share your ideas about how the park can continue to improve and serve our

Park Cleanup Day Oct. 8

Cianfrani Park Plant and Cleanup Day

Saturday, October 8, 2011
9:00 AM – Noon or later
Lunch provided for all who come to work.

Also do not forget our monthly meeting on the first Tuesday of the month (October 4) at 7:00 PM in the park or at Palumbo Recreation Center, 10th and Fitzwater, depending on the weather.

June Concert Series 2011!

The June Concert series in Cianfrani Park returns for 2011.
All shows begin at 7 p.m . unless otherwise noted. As always, a big thank you to the Friends of Cianfrani Park for organizing the concerts.

June 3rd
Lara & Joe Show
Indie Rock for Kids

 June 10th
Dr. Ketchup

June 17th

June 24th
Truth & Consequences


Park Cleanup – Saturday, April 16

Please join us this Saturday from 10am to Noon for a park clean up at Cianfrani Park.  As always, refreshments/lunch will be provided for volunteers.  Thank you!

Dec. 1 Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes from the Dec. 1, 2009 Friends of Cianfrani Park meeting.
Minutes from the Jan. 5, 2010 meeting will be posted shortly.

A .pdf version of the minutes is also attached.



Palumbo Recreation Center

ATTENDING:  There were more than 50 people attending (see sign-in sheet).

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