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Shakespeare Park Ribbon Cutting 10am Today

posted Jul 20, 2017, 6:19 AM by David Cardy   [ updated Jul 20, 2017, 6:25 AM ]
Mayor Jim Kenney, Managing Director Michael DiBerardinis, and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell will join state and city officials and community members to celebrate the opening of the new Shakespeare and Pennypacker Parks located in front of the Free Library of Philadelphia and old Family Court Building on the Ben Franklin Parkway.


City officials will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Shakespeare and Pennypacker Parks.


Mayor Jim Kenney
Kathryn Ott Lovell, Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commissioner
Michael DiBerardinis, Managing Director for the City of Philadelphia
Leslie Richards, Pennsylvania Secretary of Transportation
Siobhan Reardon, President and Director of Free Library of Philadelphia


Shakespeare Park, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, between 19th and 20th Streets, in front of The Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, July 20
th, 10:00 am
A Shakespeare impersonator will interact with the crowd before and after speaking program. City officials will join community members to cut ribbon at Shakespeare Park.