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Calendar: July 8-15

...priced Kronenbourg Beer and a free bow tie. 6pm. Fairmount. Check in at Urban Saloon, 2120 Fairmount Ave. urbansaloon.com

...romantic streets of France as they admire the classic pieces. 6pm. $25. The Barnes Foundation. 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. 215.278.7000. barnesfoundation.org

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...80s send-up that fuses ballet with tap and jazz. Through July 12. Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad St. balletx.org

...Alexis Jeffcoat—with beers and an after-party to follow. 6pm. $10. Johnny Brenda’s. 1201 Frankford Ave. johnnybrendas.com

...run of gender-bending and interactive theater before their next stop at the garden at 15th and South streets. 6pm. Pop Up Garden, Ninth and Wharton sts. 215.802.1105.  beardedladiescabaret.com (Plate...

...their next stop at the garden at 15th and South streets. 6pm. Pop Up Garden, Ninth and Wharton sts. 215.802.1105.  beardedladiescabaret.com (Plate 3 Photography...

...up the dance floor with the Philadelphia Soulmates. 6:30pm. Free. Northern Children’s Services, 5301 Ridge Ave. 215.482.1425. philadelphiasoul.com

...and live entertainment with proceeds benefitting Women Against Abuse. 7pm. $15. International House of Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St. 215.387.5125. ihousephilly.org

Vince Valentine stars in the critically-acclaimed comedy, which takes a balanced look at modern feminism, masculine sensitivity and how men and women relate. 8pm. $45. Through Aug. 30. Penn’s Landing Playhouse, 211 South Columbus Boulevard and Walnut Street. 855.448.7469.

...to potentially contribute to the Fox Chase Reading Series. 1pm. Free. Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Ave. ryerssmuseum.org

...team up against a multiplying family of violent Venezuelan spiders. Midnight. $10. PFS Roxy Theatre, 2023 Sansom St. 267.239.2941. filmadelphia.org

Connect with your spirit and release your workday stress in a serene, outdoor spot overlooking the Schuylkill River with instructor Emily Golomb. 10am. $20. Laurel Hill Cemetery Gatehouse, 3822 Ridge Ave. thelaurelhillcemetery.org

Presenting the June 2015 graduating class! Check out what skills these entertainment neophytes learned after their month-long education in how to make people laugh. 3:30pm. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215.496.9001. heliumcomedy.com

...to China to help save five orphaned children from persecution. 12:30pm. Free. Liberty Bell, Sixth and Market sts. ride2freedom.us

The 3rd Annual Festival includes 10 craft brew samples, steamed crab legs, live music and a clam-eating contest. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Ovarian Cancer Foundation. 1pm. $40. Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House, 3432 Sansom St. 215.382.3474. docmagrogans.com

...Grand Slam. This week’s theme: High Point. 8:30pm. $8-10. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215.222.1400. philly.worldcafelive.com

Biology professor Adam Summers reveals the beautifully detailed inner skeletal tissues of fish in this stunning exhibit. Through Sept. 25. Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. 215.299.1000. ansp.org

The detailed exhibit highlights the life of one of the most powerful and deadly emperors in history, Genghis Khan. Learn about Mongol warriors, weapons and markets, and see artifacts more than 1,000 years old. Through Jan. 3. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St. fi.edu (Darryl Moran Photography)

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Bar Hygge: More on the Fairmount Ave Brewpub

...next few weeks, setting the bar up for an October opening in the Fairmount neighborhood (1720 Fairmount...

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Philly Fitness Studios Where You Can Get Your Juice Fix, Too

Where: Priya Hot Yoga, 1828 Callowhill Street, Fairmount.

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Where: Flotation Philly, 534 East Girard Avenue, South Kensington.

Where: 12th Street Gym, 204 S. 12th Street, Midtown Village.

Where: City Fitness, 2101 South Street, Graduate Hospital, and 200 Spring Garden Street, Northern Liberties.

Where: Allongee Studio and Cafe, 68 North 2nd Street, Old City.

Where: Grace and Glory Yoga, 100 West Oxford Street, Oxford Mills.

Where: Sculpere Ballet Body, Yoga Mind, 209 Poplar Street, Northern Liberties.

Where: The Sporting Club at the Bellevue, 224 South Broad Street, Rittenhouse.

Where: Sankhya Yoga School and Wellness Center, 413 Fairmount Avenue, Northern Liberties.

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Bar Hygge: More On The Spring Garden Neighborhood Brewpub

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Ten New Apartments For Francisville

While perusing the ZBA calendar the other day, we noticed that 717 N. 17th St. had received a variance. Looking at some older maps, we can see that this property...

Vacant lot at 17th & Olive

Older buildings at the corner of 17th & Swain

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...The building appears to front Swain Street but the address is actually on Chadwick Street. 714-24 Chadwick St. has also been vacant for quite some time. Looking at old photos, it was pretty...

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Lines in the Sand

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