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Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Paints and Finishes

The Preservation Alliance, in collaboration with the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust, the Wynnefield Overbrook Revitalization Corporation, Wynnefield Residents Association, Overbrook Farms Club and the Peoples Emergency Center Community Development Corporation,… Read More

Grid Alive: Urban Farming Pioneer, Mary Seton Corboy

Want to change the world? Meet the people who already are. Come listen to the stories and be inspired by the leaders of Philadelphia's sustainability movement.Grid publisher Alex Mulcahy and Head… Read More

TOUR: Young Friends of the Preservation Alliance, Wayne Junction The Intersection of Preservation and Design

In this behind-the-scenes tour, Fon Wang of UCI Architects and Emad Krayyem, SEPTA Program Manager, will provide an insider's perspective on the rehabilitation of the beautiful Wayne Junction Station, built… Read More

Philadelphia Historical Commission Architectural Committee Meeting, agenda attached

All meetings of the Architectural Committee, a technical advisory committee to the Historical Commission, are open to the public. These meetings are held monthly in the Commission's offices in Room 576,… Read More

Greensgrow Farms Earth Day: Neighborhood Greening & Solar Launch

Greensgrow’s annual Neighborhood Greening event in honor of Earth Day– plus the dedication ceremony for our new Solar farmstand donated by Green Mountain Energy™ Sun Club™. This year along with Subaru, Green… Read More

Penn IUR: MUSA Earth Day Lecture: Mapping our Global Future

Penn IUR: MUSA Earth Day Lecture: Mapping our Global Future To celebrate Earth Day, panelists will examine rapid population growth and the institutional, technological, and behavioral innovations impacting the ability of… Read More

2014 Center For Architecture "Building Philadelphia" Lecture Series

The Victorian City (Jeffrey Cohen, PhD, Bryn Mawr College) "Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History & Politics" is the definitive course on the development of Philadelphia and its architecture. This engaging 10-part lecture… Read More

Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Energy Efficiency in Older and Historic Houses

The Preservation Alliance, in collaboration with the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust, the Wynnefield Overbrook Revitalization Corporation, Wynnefield Residents Association, Overbrook Farms Club and the Peoples Emergency Center Community Development Corporation,… Read More

Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Maintaining Historic Porches

The Preservation Alliance, in collaboration with the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust, the Wynnefield Overbrook Revitalization Corporation, Wynnefield Residents Association, Overbrook Farms Club and the Peoples Emergency Center Community Development Corporation,… Read More

TOUR:The Woodlands: Old House, New Discoveries

The Woodlands: Old House, New Discoveries Come peek into the rarely seen service spaces in The Woodlands mansion and learn about the ordinary people who worked beneath the stairs.  Graduate students… Read More

Book Talk: Reconstructing the Charlie Ross Case

Book Talk: Reconstructing the Charlie Ross Case Please join Carrie Hagen, author of the book We is Got Him:  The Kidnapping that Changed America, on April 25th for a presentation and Q&A… Read More

Philly Rowing Mural Paint Day

Philly Rowing Mural Paint Day Join muralist Jon Laidacker for a second community paint day for a new rowing mural project. The murals will be painted on either side of the… Read More

Walking Tour: 85 Years of Neon

Walking Tour: 85 Years of Neon Neon signs have been a dramatic part of Philadelphia and America's landscape since the 1920's. This tour will highlight signs built from 1936 to the… Read More

2014 Center For Architecture "Building Philadelphia" Lecture Series

Going on Stilts: The Tall Building in 19th Century Philadelphia (Paula Spilner, PhD, Drexel University) "Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History & Politics" is the definitive course on the development of Philadelphia and… Read More

Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Masonry and Pointing

The Preservation Alliance, in collaboration with the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust, the Wynnefield Overbrook Revitalization Corporation, Wynnefield Residents Association, Overbrook Farms Club and the Peoples Emergency Center Community Development Corporation,… Read More

Meet and Greet: Behind the Scenes at the Community Design Collaborative

Join us for an open house at the Community Design Collaborative! Get to know fellow enthusiasts and volunteers, check out recent projects, and get a sneak peek of what’s to come!… Read More

EXHIBIT: Brought to Light: The Houses of Louis Kahn

The Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania announces the exhibition Brought to Light: The Houses of Louis Kahn, opening on his birthday, Thursday, February 20. This exhibition, the first to focus… Read More

“Northern Liberties: From World’s Workshop to Hipster Mecca and the People in Between”

The transformations sweeping Northern Liberties during the past half century tell a dramatic tale of life, death, and rebirth. This exhibit, sponsored by the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association and curated by… Read More

The Philadelphia Antiques Show

The Philadelphia Antiques Show Dealers from across the U.S. offer the finest examples of period furniture, folk and fine art, ceramics, porcelain, silver, jewelry and textiles at the Pennsylvania Convention Center… Read More

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