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    • Wall of Pride, Photo by Kate Ryan
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February 14-16: Rain garden workshop | Paleopalooza | Many Faces of George Washington | Mural Arts' Restored Spaces | George Washington at Valley Forge

Happy Friday, Eyes on the Street! The snow put a damper on some previously scheduled events, but there is still plenty to do. Stay safe! BUILD: Rain Garden Workshop Saturday, February…

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    • Park(ing) Day, Germantown. Photo by Gary Reed
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October 4-6: Dragon Boat Festival | e-Waste recycling | Revolutionary Germantown | 30th Street Craft Market | Philadelphia Open Studio Tours | Academy of Fine Arts free admission | Figment Philadelphia

Happy Friday, Eyes on the Street! Fall festival season is picking up, and we've found a ton of free events for you to pick from this weekend.  CHEER: Philadelphia International Dragon…

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August 29: Sharing the cost of bike share | Behind @SEPTA_Social | Inside Poth Brewery | PAFA to sell a Hopper

Happy Thursday, Streeters. Here's what's buzzing this Thursday morning. Will Philly landowners help share the costs of the city’s forthcoming bike share system? That’s part of the goal, and Next City…

    • Take in the lights and window displays of South Philly on the Bicycle Coalition's Fun Ride this month.
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December 10-14: Environments of Memory | Fishtown archaeology | PAFA After Dark: Made in America | South Philly Fun Ride

Michael Walsh: Environments of Memory Tuesday, December 11, 4-5:30pm. PennDesign, Architectural Archives, Fine Arts Library, 34th between Walnut and Spruce. Join Michael Walsh for this Conservation in Conversation discussion about his…

    • Learn about the conditions that led to Frank Furness' most incredible masterworks, including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts seen here, on Wednesday.
    • Fall color, 4th and Bainbridge. | join EOTS on Flickr
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May 14-18: Le Grand Continental recruiting | Philadelphia's manufacturing future | PAFA After Dark: Real World | Logan in Full Bloom

Le Grand Continental Recruitment Tuesday, May 15 and Wednesday, May 16, 7-9pm. Live Arts Studio, 919 North 5th. Be a part of a Live Arts Festival show this year as one…

    • Exchanging Glances | Rob Lybeck, Eyes on the Street Flickr group
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February 10-12: PAFA open studios, Til Death to us Part, Love Train

Open Studio Night at PAFA Friday, February 10, 5:30-8pm. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Hamilton Building. PAFA’s studios will be open to the public for the evening, allowing the public…

    • Jordan Griska's 'Grumman Greenhouse' in PAFA's Lenfest Plaza.
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January 27-29 weekend arts: Impressions of Holmesburg Prison, Henry Ossawa Tanner retrospective, construction critiques in cake

Doing Time | Depth of Surface Opening reception, Friday, January 27, 5:30-8pm. Moore College of Art and Design, Goldie Paley Gallery, 20th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Spanish artists Patricia…

    • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and Claes Oldenburg's
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Checking in on Lenfest Plaza

I recently walked through Lenfest Plaza outside the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts to see how people were using the space, and was pleased to see people hanging out on…

    • Saturday is Orchard Day. | Philadelphia Orchard Project
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October 21-23: see here., tour gardens, plant orchards, curated street art, talk cities in image/imagination

Saturday is Orchard Day. | Philadelphia Orchard Projecthere. @ Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Friday, October 21 opening, 6:30-8:30pm, PAFA, 128 N. Broad Street. PAFA’s fall exhibition, here., highlights…

    • Funnel Vision | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr group
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September 30-October 2: Carmen outside | PAFA party | RIP run | RiverCity Fest | The Great Tour

Funnel Vision | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr groupCarmen Simulcast Friday, September 30, 8pm. Independence Mall. The Philadelphia Opera Company’s production of Bizet’s opera Carmen, opens Friday…

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This Just In: Zoning reform | Lenfest Plaza opening | Preservation projects | I-95 traffic | Chelten Plaza

This week on PlanPhilly: more zoning, art and architecture, I-95 traffic study, and the continuing saga of Chelten Plaza. Jared Brey will have coverage of today's City Council hearing on zoning…

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