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Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Repairing Historic Windows

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

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

Public Transportation Improves the Economic Vitality of Cities

DVRPC Conference: Public Transportation Improves the Economic Vitality of Cities Focus: How transit-oriented development improves the local economy in the Delaware Valley area; Planning for better rail transit in the Philadelphia… Read More

18th Annual Chestnut Hill Home and Garden Festival

  • 11:00AM 5:00PM
18th Annual Chestnut Hill Home and Garden Festival Germantown Avenue in Chestnut Hill blossoms into an outdoor garden marketplace. The festival is free and $5 all-day parking is available in… Read More

ParkTour: The Boxer Trail and the Colonial Chain of Mansions in Fairmount Park

  • 5:30PM 6:30PM
ParkTour: The Boxer Trail and the Colonial Chain of Mansions in Fairmount Park Join the Philadelphia Parks Alliance and Bob Thomas for a walk past the natural and historic beauties of… Read More

ParkTour: The Boxer Trail and the Colonial Chain of Mansions in Fairmount Park

  • 5:30PM 7:30PM
ParkTour: The Boxer Trail and the Colonial Chain of Mansions in Fairmount ParkPhiladelphia Parks Alliance Led by Bob ThomasMore details coming soon...

2014 Center For Architecture "Building Philadelphia" Lecture Series

Planning the Modern City: The Parkway and Society Hill (David Brownlee, PhD, University of Pennsylvania) "Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History & Politics" is the definitive course on the development of Philadelphia and… Read More

    • Rick Lowe

Preservation Provocateur Rick Lowe on Art Making & the Future of Preservation

Rick Lowe of Houston's Project Row Houses is last in GRAY AREA's Preservation Provocateur speaker series.   Lowe is a Houston, Texas-based artist, community activist and founder of Project Row… Read More

Gray Area Preservation Provocateur: Rick Lowe on Art Making and the Future of Preservation

Rick Lowe is a Houston, Texas-based artist, community activist and founder of Project Row Houses, an arts and cultural community located in a historically significant and culturally charged neighborhood in Houston.… Read More

Preservation Alliance Homeowner Workshops- Flat Roofs

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- 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

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).

AIA Philadelphia CANstruction Build Night

As a charity committed to ending hunger, Canstruction uses one can as a catalyst for change. Canstruction benefits Philabundance, the largest hunger relief organization in the Delaware Valley, which annually provides… Read More

LOVE Your Park Week Volunteer for our Kickoff Service Day

Kick off LOVE Your Park Week by joining residents, community groups, and park friends from across Philadelphia for the LOVE Your Park Kickoff Service Day  on Saturday, May 10th! Volunteers will… Read More

Brewerytown Spring Festival

The annual Brewerytown Spring Festival will transform the 2600 to 2800 blocks of West Girard Avenue into a colorful and tasty street festival celebrating art, food and music. The event will… Read More

2014 Center For Architecture "Building Philadelphia" Lecture Series

Misfits and Heroes: Modernism in the Delaware Valley (William Whitaker, Curator, The Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania) "Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History & Politics" is the definitive course on the development of… Read More

Cooking Up Success! 1st Annual Fundraiser for The Enterprise Center CDC

Cooking Up Success! The Enterprise Center Community Development Corporation’s inaugural fundraiserwill celebrate the Dorrance H. Hamilton Center for Culinary Enterprises and the wonderful food entrepreneurs coming out of… Read More

Trenton Ave Arts Festival and Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby

Free and open to the public, the Trenton Avenue Arts Festival celebrates East Kensington's incredible mix of local artists, musicians and eateries. Organized by the dedicated volunteers of the East Kensington… Read More

LOVE Your Park Week – May 10th – 17th, 2014

LOVE Your Park Week is a citywide celebration of Philadelphia’s diverse parks, featuring eight days of service projects, fun events, educational programs, family activities, tours, and more – at over 100… Read More

The South 9th Street Italian Market Festival


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