This Week at Franny Lou’s …
Madison Pfaff is our gallery artist this month! selling her incredible abstract paintings. super affordable too! Her paintings grace the back room gallery and she also has some consignment! Check her out @wildlittlepaintings
3/7 STORE CLOSED
– come and volunteer for some spring cleaning!! 11-4pm
3/9 Dolores Miller Book Reading 6pm-8pm @Franny Lous
3/10 & 3/24 Busking Fridays featuring Spanish Guitarist Kimberly Paynter 6pm-8pm
This is a new fun happenin’ at Franny Lous. Live music, serenading your soul while you sip a cup of tea. Great time to relax, fit in some last minute work/reserach, or invite a loved one to share in the experience. Should be good times.
3/11 & 3/25 Poetry Class for Grown Folk w/ Blew
Miss writing poetry? Never written any poetry? Need help igniting your creativty? Want to learn about Afro Poets?
then come to class.
sliding scale $5-$15 2pm-4pm
3/17 STORE CLOSES EARLY 5pm Re-Opens at 6pm for Open Event!
3/17 Social Vibes: Art-Wine-Coffee 6pm-9pm
A friday night filled with local art displayed for sale, people to connect with, live DJ set, coffee and wine to sip, hear from philly’s own Jasmine Tate, snap photos, and simply vibe with us Coffee, wine, cookies and pastries will be for purchase – super chill prices, bring cash.
[Proceeds from wine purchases will be donated to a chosen socially conscious Philadlephia based organization.]
3/18 Poetry Share & Open Mic! Blew’s eclectic poetry class will showcase what they have learned these past 5 weeks! As well as be a space where others can show us what they have been working on. 6pm-8pm
3/23 Radicals Listening & Coloring Party hosted by Everybody Colors 6pm-8pm
Audio lectures from Assata Shakur, Audre Lorde, Anne Braden, Robin Wall Kimmerer, Noam Chomsky, Arundhati Roy? 45 minute listening – Colored Pencils Provided
3/24 Busking Fridays featuring Spanish Guitarist Kimberly Paynter
6pm-8pm (2 spots open for additional buskers)
Come listen and chill to live music!
3/31 Family + Potluck Movie Night 5:30-8
We will be watching Moana
Share food, hang out with neighbors, and chill
Every Wednesday Womxn of Kensington meet up 6-8
Connect -Share -Learn -Act
Self care, self defense, collective action, expression
Meetings will highlight diverse womxn led business, creative & community projects
Practical ways to empower, defend, house and heal ourselves
Trans, non-binary, genderqueer folx welcome