Annual Job and

opportunity fair

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation is hosting its first annual job and opportunity fair at the Christy Recreation Center and Saturday, March 28, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lawncrest Recreation Center. An information session will be held on the summer employment and program opportunities at Parks & Recreation pools and camps. Summer camp programming opportunities will also be discussed at the information session. Job opportunities are available for youth ages 14 and up. Camp program opportunities are available for youth ages 6 to 18. For information email Maureen Maier at

West Catholic Girls’ Reunion

The West Catholic Girls’ Alumnae Association is having its spring luncheon fashion show Sunday, April 12, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Oaks Ballroom. The luncheon will feature past/present styles of West Girls and West Prep Days. For more information, call Kathleen Fahey at (610) 544-4632 or Peg Rhoades at (610) 284-5820.


genealogy workshop

The Pennsylvania National Action Network presents a workshop by genealogist Fannie Moore Murray on “How to Trace African American Family History” Saturday, April 11, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 1046 W. Jefferson St. The workshop will be advanced. For more information, call (215) 765-6181.

Girls’ High

Class of ’65 Reunion

The Philadelphia High Schools for Girls, class of January 1965 (“The Great 208”) will be hosting its 50th year reunion Sunday, April 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Manufacturer’s Golf and Country Club in Fort Washington, PA. For more information, send an email to

Tri-state Board of Officials 80th anniversary

The Tri-state Board of Officials presents its 80th anniversary celebration Saturday, June 6, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Carousel House in Fairmount Park. For more information, call Guy Longstreth at (215) 570-2312.

— Compiled by Chanel Hill

Contact staff writer Chanel Hill at (215) 893-5716 or at

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