Monthly Archives: October 2013

October Photo Review



There is so much to share about the truck’s month of events in Kensington.  We are still digesting the wonderful content, friendship, and time spent this month.  While we organize a written update, please enjoy some photos!

PIE AM KENSINGTON : Friday, October 4, 2013. 5-8 p.m. Little Berlin fairgrounds

Pie, Cider, Memory Mapping, Question Building, Open Air Curatorial Conversations…
Sponsored by Sweetsboro Pastry Shoppe & Sweet Freedom Bakery

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STORYTELLING BLOCK PARTY: Saturday, October 19, 2013. 12 p.m.-6p.m. E. Huntingdon St.
Cook Out, Ice Cream, Oral History Interviews, Object Storycircles, Memory Mapping, Imagining Community, Question Building, Corn Hole, and Community Fun!

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This event was sponsored by EKNA, Kensington Community Food Co-op & Little Baby’s Ice Cream.

Memory Mapping… the first memory of East Kensington.

memorymapblockparty memory map

 Imagining Community… (drawing “where we live.”)


Oral History & Storytelling…
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Clean Up this Saturday!

Attention friends of the History Truck! Volunteer this Saturday at 9:30 a.m. as East Kensington Neighbors Association leads a neighborhood clean up, including the 1800 block of E. Huntingdon St. 

Let’s make this block gorgeous and ready for our block party on the 19th. EKNA will provide tools, gloves, and trash bags. All the volunteers that work that day are invited to a BBQ at Philadelphia Brewing Company at 12:30.

Be at the 1800 block of E. Huntingdon St. at 9:30 ready to go. If you have further questions, e-mail