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Do you love the Abstract Expressionists, such as #MarkRothko and #JacksonPollock...

Do you love the Abstract Expressionists, such as #MarkRothko and #JacksonPollock? Join us this Sunday, November 2, to get an in-depth look into Richard Pousette-Dart’s works on paper and learn how he created his densely layered, semiabstract images. http://ow.ly/DEbWx

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Happy Halloween, friends! Hope your costumes are as good as these folks who dres...

Happy Halloween, friends! Hope your costumes are as good as these folks who dressed up for our Pokémon Symphonic Evolutions concert!

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7 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Halloweekend Festivities, Theatre Exile Previews Red Speedo, TJ Kong’s Halloween Murder Show and More

...Tickets can be purchased online. Friday, October 31st, 8 p.m., $15, 21+, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street...

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...31st, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., $22 or $12 for members, Woodmere Art Museum, 9201 Germantown Avenue...

...at Studio X. Friday, October 31st-Sunday, November 2nd, various times, $10-25, Studio X, 1340 S. 13th Street...

...online. Friday, October 31st, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $50-65, International House Philly, 3701 Chestnut Street...

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Calling all ghouls and goblins: Join us at the Philadelphia Museum of Art tonigh...

Calling all ghouls and goblins: Join us at the Philadelphia Museum of Art tonight for "Halloween at the Museum." There will be a curator-led ghost tour, live music, a Philly student-designed costume fashion show, some tricks, and definitely some treats. http://ow.ly/DDzmf. Check out the event page here: http://ow.ly/DDB2X

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This weekend: Brazilian Samba Dance Workshop with Angelica Cassimiro! Sunday, No...

This weekend: Brazilian Samba Dance Workshop with Angelica Cassimiro! Sunday, November 2 @ 4PM in Studio B. Cost: $15. More info: http://www.performancegarage.org/#!workshops/c1bef

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Opens November 8! From Philadelphia prodigy to American modernist, William Glack...

Opens November 8! From Philadelphia prodigy to American modernist, William Glackens returns to his roots in a magnificent exhibition at the Barnes. Experience the full spectrum and spirit of Glackens’s five-decade career in a vivid visual tour de force that “brings together the exotic and the everyday,” according to The Wall Street Journal.

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PW's Weekend Picks: Halloween parties, Jewish Film Fest and more!

Henri David rises from the grave for the 46th year to present Halloween The Ball. Compete for prizes in best celebrity lookalike, most hysterical, most horrifying outfit and much more. 9pm. $25-$60. The Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Hotel, 201 N. 17th St. 215.732.7711

8pm. $15. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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...of Philadelphia and the Red Paw Emergency Relief Team. 7:30pm. $45. P.S. & Co. 1706 Locust St. puresweets.com

...Skeme Richards spins funk, soul, classic and hip-hop. 9pm. $20-$65. International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St. ihousephilly.org

...where a special guest DJ spins today’s hottest tracks. 8pm. $10-$20. Lucky Strike, 1336 Chestnut St. 215.545.2471. bowlluckystrike.com

...and guests can also enjoy music, drink specials and a costume contest. 9pm. $17-$20. 12th and Market sts. 215-238-1000. hrcphillymusic.com

Party to dark electro-rock music from Spider Lillies and uptempo tracks from Interface, along with hit music from a premier DJ lineup at this moody Halloween dance party open to all ages. 9pm. $18.50. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St. 215.925.9259. draculasball.com

...compete for more than $10,000 in cash and prizes. 8pm. $15-$50. XFINITY Live!, 1100 Pattison Ave. 267.443.6415. halloweentickets.com

Singing since the age of four, Grammy Award-winning vocalist Patti Austin has wowed audiences all over the world, and has been featured on recordings with Quincy Jones, Diana Ross, Luther Vandross and others. 8pm. $30. Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut St. annenbergcenter.org

...to keep the party going. 9pm. $40-$50. University of the Arts, Dorrance Hamilton Hall, 320 S. Broad St. etherium.ticketleap.com/2014ball/details

...and fried bread, and explore cultural exhibits. Nov 1-2. $3-$5. Lithuanian Music Hall, 2715 E. Allegheny Ave. 215.739.4831. lithuanianmha.org/clubs-and-activities/muge-lithuanian-fair...

...look like and how they compare to humans’. Through April 12. $8-$29. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St. 215.448.1200. fi.edu

A one-woman show featuring puppets, animation and live music. Two parents place their newborn baby in a jug in order to mold it into something they can sell to a circus. When the baby is released, it has no gender or identity to call its own. 7pm. Rotunda, 4014 Walnut St. therotunda.org

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Join us next Friday, 5-8pm for the reception for "Apples and Oranges: Sarah Roch...

Join us next Friday, 5-8pm for the reception for "Apples and Oranges: Sarah Roche & Bill Macholdt". Exhibition is on view now through November 22! http://www.ceruleanarts.com/exhibitions_apples_and_oranges_images.html

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Happy Halloween from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Join us tonight for "Hallow...

Happy Halloween from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Join us tonight for "Halloween at the Museum," featuring a spooky tour of the Museum's collection, live music, and a costume fashion show with designs from local college students. The fashion show is hosted by Project Runway winner and Philadelphia University professor Jay McCarroll.

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Happy Halloween! Don't forget to stop by #PTM for a special Halloween #storytime...

Happy Halloween! Don't forget to stop by #PTM for a special Halloween #storytime and meet & greet with #LittleCritter. Don't miss the spooktacular dance party in Hamilton Hall with Buster the Ghost!

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Collaborate on an altarpiece in celebration of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the...

Collaborate on an altarpiece in celebration of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. Join us at the Family Studio this Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. #PMAFamily http://ow.ly/DtX7J

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Come on—admit it! You’ve always wanted to count along with The Count from Sesame...

Come on—admit it! You’ve always wanted to count along with The Count from Sesame Street..right? In the Sesame Street Presents: The Body exhibition, your whole group can count along on the Count’s Count The Organ Organ! (Say that fast 10 times !) The Count’s pipe organ comes complete with eight “organ” keys that teach us about our organs through song. The 8 main organs include: pancreas, liver, kidney, lungs, heart, stomach, bladder & intestines. Each lights up when it’s key is pressed. The Count, and his batty bats, then sing a song about that organ. MORE INFO: http://bit.ly/1pPj1OU

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NEXT Saturday, we're having a trail run at the Belmont Plateau - this time with...

NEXT Saturday, we're having a trail run at the Belmont Plateau - this time with 3 and 6 mile options! Join us!

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A limited amount of tickets are still available for FUEL the CURE's Winter Gala...

A limited amount of tickets are still available for FUEL the CURE's Winter Gala on Saturday, Nov. 8th. Proceeds from this fantastic party help to support the Mann's free arts education programs for Philadelphia area children.

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#PTM will be at the @PhillyBikeExpo Sun Nov 9 from 11A-4P http://ow.ly/DtMf0 wit...

#PTM will be at the @PhillyBikeExpo Sun Nov 9 from 11A-4P http://ow.ly/DtMf0 with Bicycle themed crafts. Stop by and say hi! Kids 12 & under are free!

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Last few days to see this awesome public art project on Boathouse Row. Make sure...

Last few days to see this awesome public art project on Boathouse Row. Make sure to check it out before it's gone!

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Thank you to Nature's Bakery for providing delicious fig bars for our Annual Mem...

Thank you to Nature's Bakery for providing delicious fig bars for our Annual Member's Only Monster Mash! #PTMMonstermash #NaturesBakery

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Happy birthday to Impressionist painter Alfred Sisley. Sisley, Claude Monet, Pie...

Happy birthday to Impressionist painter Alfred Sisley. Sisley, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and others brought their style of outdoor (plein air) painting to prominence and produced a classic collection of vibrant and colorful landscape compositions.

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Thank you to Colonial Gardens for providing the set up for our open air booth at...

Thank you to Colonial Gardens for providing the set up for our open air booth at this years Monster Mash! We hope everyone enjoyed the photo opportunity! #PTMMonstermash #ColonialGardens

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Parties to Haunt on Halloween Night

$25 (or $60 without a costume) | Fri., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 201 N. 17th St., 215-732-7711.

$15 | Fri., Oct. 31, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., with the Dum Dum Girls and DJs Dave P. and Sammy Slide, Mike Z, Dave Pak, Rocktits, Broadzilla and Greg D, Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St., makingtimeisrad.com.

$15 | Fri., Oct. 31, 8 p.m., with TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb, Northern Arms, Mumblr, Tutlie, Mo Lowda & The Humble, Lantern, The Bernhardt Family Band and Divine Hand Ensemble, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St., undergroundarts.org.

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$18.50 | Fri., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., Trocadero, 1003 Arch St., draculasball.com.

$10 | Fri., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., The Barbary, 951 Frankford Ave., 215-634-7400, thebarbary.org.

$50-$65 | Fri., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., with DJ Skeme, International House, 3701 Chestnut St., ihphilly.org/phillydead.

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Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @catchwags, for capturing this b...

Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @catchwags, for capturing this beautiful scene a few days ago! Keep using #myphillypark when you're in the parks. We'll choose a winner every Wednesday to receive a small prize and have their photo regrammed here and on Facebook/Twittter.

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From Members Appreciation Days in November to special holiday-themed events, the...

From Members Appreciation Days in November to special holiday-themed events, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is the place to be this holiday season. Become a member before December 15 to take advantage of our limited-time offer of 15 months for the price of 12. Join today, using Ref #: SKD4C438. http://ow.ly/DtZwX

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"Apples and Oranges: Sarah Roche & Bill Macholdt" now on view - stop by and chec...

"Apples and Oranges: Sarah Roche & Bill Macholdt" now on view - stop by and check it out! http://www.ceruleanarts.com/exhibitions_apples_and_oranges_images.html

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Hey Philly Park lovers, sign up to volunteer for LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day...

Hey Philly Park lovers, sign up to volunteer for LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day on Saturday, 11/15 at one of 75 parks in Philly! Check out our map of participating park locations (http://loveyourpark.org/volunteer/) and sign up for the site of your choice - and then invite your friends. The more volunteers, the better for the parks! No experience necessary.

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Visit #PTM on #Halloween for a special #storytime and meet & greet with #LittleC...

Visit #PTM on #Halloween for a special #storytime and meet & greet with #LittleCritter ! Storytimes will take place at 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Hall. Kids will also get a special Halloween treat (while supplies last). http://ow.ly/Dq0wv

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Dutch artist Hendrick Goltzius titled this painting "Without Ceres and Bacchus,...

Dutch artist Hendrick Goltzius titled this painting "Without Ceres and Bacchus, Venus Would Freeze." What do you think that means? Find out at our next Spotlight Gallery Conversation this Thursday, Friday, or Saturday at 11:00 a.m. http://ow.ly/DtPMF

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12 Can't-Miss Halloween Weekend Events In Philadelphia

Saturday, November 1 | Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street | Details

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Through November 8. | Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue | Details

Thursday, October 30 | Cantina los Caballitos, 651 E Passyunk Ave | Details

Thursday, October 30 | Painted Bride Art Center, 322 Vine Street | Details

Friday, October 31 | Johnny Brenda's, 1201 Frankford Avenue | Details

Friday, October 31 | World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street | Details

Friday, October 31 | Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 N. Front Street | Details

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Did you catch us in The Philadelphia Tribune yesterday? They were able to speak...

Did you catch us in The Philadelphia Tribune yesterday? They were able to speak with our VP of Education and Community Engagement, Rhoda Blount, about the new Family Fascination Series workshops the Mann is presenting for children and parents at the Salvation Army's Red Shield Residence this fall. Read all about it in our Press Room over on manncenter.org!

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The Franklin Institute’s Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts describes Tuesday's Anta...

The Franklin Institute’s Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts describes Tuesday's Antares rocket launch failure as a small setback for commercial space flight, but one from which it likely will recover.

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Ever wonder how #PaulStrand was able to get these candid shots? The secret was a...

Ever wonder how #PaulStrand was able to get these candid shots? The secret was a false lens on the front of his camera and a real one on the side. People would think he was taking a picture of something in front of him, but he was actually taking a picture of the person to his right. #themoreyouknow http://ow.ly/DtLJA

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Calendar: Oct. 29-Nov. 5

Henri David rises from the grave for the 46th year to present Halloween The Ball. Compete for prizes in best celebrity lookalike, most hysterical, most horrifying outfit and much more. 9pm. $25-$60. The Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Hotel, 201 N. 17th St. 215.732.7711

8pm. $15. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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...medical care and fresh food for immigrants and their children. 6:30pm. $200. Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad St. 484.533.7193. garcesfoundation.org

Through Sun., Nov. 23. $10-$50. Theatre Exile, 1340 S. 13th St. 215.218.4022. theatreexile.org

...perspective in her new book Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights. 7:30pm. $7-$15. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. 215.686.5322. freelibrary.org

...Philebrity Comedian of the Year nominee Alison Zeidman host the festivities. 8pm. $7. Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad St. bootandsaddlephilly.com

Celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at this charity beer bonanza to raise money for Penn Medicine’s Rena Rowan Breast Center. Bid for the chance to meet the Free Will brewers in a silent auction. 6pm. $5. 433 Chestnut St. 215.923.2267. redowltavern.com

...of Philadelphia and the Red Paw Emergency Relief Team. 7:30pm. $45. P.S. & Co. 1706 Locust St. puresweets.com

...Skeme Richards spins funk, soul, classic and hip-hop. 9pm. $20-$65. International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St. ihousephilly.org

...where a special guest DJ spins today’s hottest tracks. 8pm. $10-$20. Lucky Strike, 1336 Chestnut St. 215.545.2471. bowlluckystrike.com

...and guests can also enjoy music, drink specials and a costume contest. 9pm. $17-$20. 12th and Market sts. 215-238-1000. hrcphillymusic.com

Party to dark electro-rock music from Spider Lillies and uptempo tracks from Interface, along with hit music from a premier DJ lineup at this moody Halloween dance party open to all ages. 9pm. $18.50. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St. 215.925.9259. draculasball.com

...compete for more than $10,000 in cash and prizes. 8pm. $15-$50. XFINITY Live!, 1100 Pattison Ave. 267.443.6415. halloweentickets.com

Singing since the age of four, Grammy Award-winning vocalist Patti Austin has wowed audiences all over the world, and has been featured on recordings with Quincy Jones, Diana Ross, Luther Vandross and others. 8pm. $30. Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut St. annenbergcenter.org

...to keep the party going. 9pm. $40-$50. University of the Arts, Dorrance Hamilton Hall, 320 S. Broad St. etherium.ticketleap.com/2014ball/details

...and fried bread, and explore cultural exhibits. Nov 1-2. $3-$5. Lithuanian Music Hall, 2715 E. Allegheny Ave. 215.739.4831. lithuanianmha.org/clubs-and-activities/muge-lithuanian-fair...

...look like and how they compare to humans’. Through April 12. $8-$29. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St. 215.448.1200. fi.edu

A one-woman show featuring puppets, animation and live music. Two parents place their newborn baby in a jug in order to mold it into something they can sell to a circus. When the baby is released, it has no gender or identity to call its own. 7pm. Rotunda, 4014 Walnut St. therotunda.org

...practice, professional head shot and help in updating a LinkedIn profile. 9am. Free. Career Wardrobe, 21 S. 12th St. Suite 110. 215.568.6693...

...dancing chimney sweeps and other colorful characters. Through Jan. 4. $72-$82. Walnut Street Theatre, 852 Walnut St. 215.574.3550. walnutstreettheatre.org

...girlfriend Melody to the funeral. 7:30pm. $36.25. Through Nov. 30. Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut St. 215.574.3550. walnutstreettheatre.org

Dark comedy exposing the underlying tension behind the middle class’ pursuit of the American dream. Through Nov. 9. Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad St. philadelphiatheatrecompany.org

Preview: Wed., Nov. 5; Thurs., Nov. 6 to Sun., Nov. 9. $5-$20. The Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St. 215.684.7930. pmacraftshow.org

Explore Philadelphia’s haunted past, with stops at City Tavern, Carpenter’s Hall and Pennsylvania Hospital, and listen to stories of love, betrayal and murder featuring our city’s past residents. 7:30pm. Tours by Foot, 229 Arch St. freetoursbyfoot.com/philadelphia-tours

...encouraged to attend and bring their own materials. 9:30am. $40. Philadelphia Center for Architecture, 1218 Arch St. 215.569.3186. philadelphiacfa.org

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Open Data Visualization Contest

Azavea | 340 N 12th St, Ste 402, Philadelphia, PA

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Coccinellidae are known colloquially as ladybirds or ladybugs. When they need to...

Coccinellidae are known colloquially as ladybirds or ladybugs. When they need to use a common name, entomologists in the US widely prefer the names ladybird beetles or lady beetles as these insects are not true bugs. #myphillypark #ladybirdbeetles #dontbugout @fow1924

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A costume party, face painting, a fashion show, and a haunted tour. Head to the...

A costume party, face painting, a fashion show, and a haunted tour. Head to the Museum on Friday for Halloween at the Museum. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/DsOMj. http://ow.ly/DsPrd

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