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Franny Lou’s Porch  |  June News 2017


6/16 – The Fist Bump: gathering of black entrepreneurs in Philadelphia 6pm-9pm

The Fist Bump @ Franny Lous Meet – Connect – Support A chill gathering of black business owners in Philadelphia area. Facebook event Link Come with business cards, an understanding of your needs, and awareness of skills you can offer. All levels & All kinds of Entrepreneurship welcome: artists, food & bev industry, consultants, teachers, speakers, ect.. -Wine -Coffee -Tea -Dessert -BYO to spike your latte We will have items for Raffle!

6/17 – Open Mic feat. Grown Folk Poets 6pm-9pm  Come share and listen! Facebook event Link This is a showcase of our Grown Folks poets who have been taking the Afro-Poetry class here at Franny Lous Porch. Where we learn about Afro-poets, create space to write and be creative, and also hear each other.

6/21 – Open Mic feat. NET Center Poets 5:30pm-7pm Blew & Joshua have been teaching poetry and public speaking to these awesome young men for past year through an awesome organization, Artwell. Facebook event Link
Come hear their words, their stories, and support our talented Philly Youth! There will also be space for others to share as well!

6/30 – Movie+Potluck 5:30pm-8pm Facebook event Link Come bring food, yourself, and energy to watch a family friendly film. invite peeps. always a good time.

7/1 –Sip & Soap Outside with Momma Phoenix 2pm Here’s the EventBrite Link Make soap, sip tea, be happy! Learn to make your very own cold process soap from scratch. In this “make and take” workshop, you will learn:
The science behind soap making and important terminology Lye safety The difference between melt and pour, hot process and cold process soap Soap making oils and their benefits Popular essential oils to use in soap making and their benefits Natural colorants and herbs to add to your soap
All necessary materials for soap making will be included. At the end of this workshop, you will walk away with your very own handmade soap that can be used, sold or given away once it cures! FREE mini cupcake and beverage with your ticket. Please wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, and closed-toe shoes.


Are you an ArTiSt in Philadephia?

dance, visual, music, theatre, writing, ect…

Would you like to teach in our Summer Tribe Art Classes in the Side Yard?
We will be hosting all ages art classes in July and August and are still gathering artists to teach! Email blew if you are interested at blew@frannylousporch.org

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