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CCRUN Seminar Series: Environmental Governance as a System: Individuals, Organizations, and Stewardship Networks

The next presentation of the Consortium for Climate Risk in the Urban Northeast (CCRUN) Green Infrastructure, Climate, and Cities Seminar Series will be held on Wednesday, September 3rd at 4pm at… Read More

Design Advocacy Group Monthly Meeting

The Design Advocacy Group of Philadelphia is a volunteer organization whose more than 1,300 members come from a broad spectrum of disciplines and share an interest in design, development, and planning.… Read More

FILM + TALK - Glowing in the Dark (with Len Davidson)

Arguably the best film on neon ever produced, and little seen in the U.S., Glowing in the Dark captures the energy and vitality of neon. Neon was first patented in 1923… Read More

Leverage Re-Mixer

Start September with First Friday at the Collaborative!  Community Design Collaborative showed off nearly twenty of our design grants at last spring’s Leverage fundraiser.  Now we’re bringing them back together for an… Read More

Historic Germantown’s Third Annual Benefit: The Secret Garden in the Old Germantown Township

Historic Germantown requests the pleasure of your company at our third annual fundraiser The Secret Garden in the Old Germantown Township. Join us for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while we… Read More

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Conscious Childbirth: A FREE 6-week Class Series (Week 4)

Calling all expecting parents! Prepare yourself for childbirth with this FREE 6-week class! We're covering EVERYTHING you need to know about having a baby, including: * Birth planning * Preparing for… Read More

Preservation of Textiles

Preservation of Textiles Participants in this workshop will learn to properly care for costumes and textiles and to identify issues requiring consultation with a conservator. The first part of this workshop… Read More

AIA Philadelphia 2014 BIG Event Benefit

Join the AIA Philadelphia Associate Committee for the Second Annual BIG Event Benefit.  This year at Independence Beer Garden, the BIG Event will feature picnic-style food, 40 taps of regional… Read More

Philadelphia Historical Commission Meeting

The Philadelphia Historical Commission meets at 9:00 a.m. in Room 18-029 at 1515 Arch Street (One Parkway).   Meeting agenda available on the Historical Commission website (http://www.phila.gov/historical/meetingsandevents/Pages/HistoricalMeetings.aspx).

Penn Treaty Park's Champagne in the Park

Join the Friends of Penn Treaty Park in honoring Mike DiBerardinis, Kathy Ott Lovell, Barbara Morehead & Jason Mifflin and celebrating a great year at the park.  Please join us September… Read More

Lecture and Exhibit Opening Celebration: 200 Years The Athenaeum of Philadelphia

C. Ford Peatross, “Curator’s Choice: Favorites from Forty Years of Collecting for the Nation.” As the launch of the Athenæum’s exhibition Treasures of the Athenæum: 200 Years of Collecting, C.… Read More

Run the Boxers' Trail 5k

The 3.8-mile trail derives its name from its original use as a training ground to generations of Philadelphia boxers, including world champion boxer Joe Frazier. When Muhammad Ali wanted to challenge… Read More

Historic Germantown SECOND SATURDAYS

The Second Saturday of each Month, May-October 2014 at ALL SITES Spend the afternoon with the sites of Historic Germantown! On the Second Saturday of the month, May-October, bring your family… Read More

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Conscious Childbirth: A FREE 6-week Class Series (Week 5)

Calling all expecting parents! Prepare yourself for childbirth with this FREE 6-week class! We're covering EVERYTHING you need to know about having a baby, including: * Birth planning * Preparing for… Read More

PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot PECO green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown… Read More

Making a Classic Modern: Frank Gehry’s Master Plan for the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Presented for the first time in this exhibition is the comprehensive design for the renewal and expansion of the Philadelphia Museum of Art by internationally celebrated architect Frank Gehry. Best known… Read More

Exhibit-Making a Classic Modern: Frank Gehry's Master Plan for the Philadelphia Museum of Art

On July 1, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will unveil the comprehensive plan that Frank Gehry has created for the renovation and expansion of its home on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.… Read More

The 2014 PHS Pop Up Garden

A tropical breeze will waft down the west side of South Street this summer. The fourth annual Pop Up Garden is now open at 1438 South Street. Stop by this season… Read More


Dance on the East Falls Bridge

  • 8:00PM 12:00AM
  • The Falls Bridge
East Falls is rolling out the red carpet at our neighborhood's landmark gateway, the Falls Bridge.  Join us for a night of dancing and music by moonlight over the Schuylkill River - Sat., Sept. 13th.… Read More

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