Tag Archives: pubs

Let’s write home from school–at Local 44!

Everyone gets a little bit homesick in the fall… sit down in this cozy neighborhood taproom, empty and glass and fill up a page with some words to the folks. They miss you, too! We set out all the stationery … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, University City, USPS, writing in pubs, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

August… and it’s The BISHOP’S COLLAR!

24th and Fairmount – a most felicitous corner…   – In what realtors have dubbed the “Art Museum Area”, that is also home to THE BISHOP’S COLLAR, a classic neighborhood pub and one of our favorite places to pop open our … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, USPS, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s June, and we’re at the VICTORIA FREEHOUSE in Old City on Tuesdays.

For JUNE – empty a glass and fill a page at this classic, “British-informed”, shall we say, pub. •• SO…. BEER WEEK HAS COME AND GONE, But perhaps you have gained a bit more appreciation for the brewers–the men and … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We’re at the P.O.P.E. every single Tuesday evening in May, for your letter-writing pleasure.

EVER WISH YOU COULD GO BACK TO THE GOOD OLD DAYS? Slow down with us and write an actual ink-on-paper letter every Tuesday this month of May at the Pub On Passyunk East, 1501 E. Passyunk Ave. (at Dickinson)   … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, USPS, writing in pubs, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“…April is the Coolest Month”. Follow us far beyond Northern Liberties, higher than Fishtown, well past Kensington…

To the GREY LODGE PUB, at 6235 Frankford Avenue. (7pm-9 pm, every Tuesday in April. First one: 4/3)  This two level pub is one of Philadelphia’s original great beer bars, where a great selection of brews await, along with a … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, VALENTINE'S DAY, writing in pubs | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

PUBLETTERS IS THERE, at AQUI•MERO! Join Us… under the awesome dome of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel on South Broad Street

This very Tuesday, the 16th of January, Publetters continues its inconspicuous circuit of Center City hotel bars and lounges. We will set up our Samsonite SLIM-LINE (TM) brief case, loaded with stamps and stationery, at AQUIMERO, the handsome lounge set … Continue reading

Posted in Hotel Bars, Hotel Lounges, Publetters, USPS, writing in pubs, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We’re in the home stretch for 2017– at DOOBIES BAR this very DECEMBER

OK, do you really want to be part of the throng who vow to stay more in touch with their friends and relations … in the New Year? Why wait to make a resolution? – take action now and put … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, writing in pubs, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FERGIES PUB: good turnout in rain is heartening!

Talent means nothing–unless you show up. And they did, despite a miserable, chilly rain that blanketed Philly from start to finish. When we were done, 28 cards and letters slid (had slud?) into the mail box, bound for sunny Palm … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, USPS, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

OPENING NIGHT REPORT: The Bishop’s Collar, 24th & Fairmount, PHL

We had a very encouraging start to this long (FIVE Tuesdays’ run) October at The Bishop’s Collar, a Fairmount pub of the classic variety.  Letter-writing recidivists Woody D. and Robert E set the tone early, and we had 22 letters … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, USPS, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fare Thee Well September!

We will be in a different location come October (see below) – BUT NOT YET. Tonight, join us for one last Publetters in one of our favorite bars–Bridgewaters Pub, nestled just inside 30th Street Station, 30th and Market Streets, Philadelphia. … Continue reading

Posted in Drinking and Writing, Publetters, Pubwriting, USPS, writing in pubs, Yards Brewing Company | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment