Martin Luther King Day of Service


Great day at Pleasant playground. We had a very nice turnout for the Martin Luther King Day of Service. Over 200 people showed up to volunteer. Nice job Mount Airy.

Join us at Pleasant Playground on Monday, January 16th from 10am to 12:30pm for a family-friendly celebration in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., organized by Mt. Airy, USA with generous support from East Mt. Airy Neighbors (EMAN), West Mt. Airy Neighbors (WMAN), and Weavers Way Co-op.

Activities for all ages will include:

  • Story time with special guest readers

  • Book swap

  • Art-making stations

  • Face painting

  • Letter-writing with Philly Children's March

  • Performance by the Col. Charles Young Drum & Drill Team

  • Food and refreshments courtesy of Weavers Way

Volunteers are also invited to help out with a cleanup of the playground and on Chew Avenue.

For more information, to volunteer for the cleanup, or to assist with children's activities, please email or call 215-844-6021 ext. 225.

*Weavers Way members can receive work credit for their participation.