3 hours ago

Looks like the teenage students in Marie Elci...

Looks like the teenage students in Marie Elcin and Jillian Kesselman's 2D Animation class had a blast this term. Check out their great work on YouTube!

    Happy Saturday!
    2D animations created by teen students in the Saturday program at Fleisher Art Memorial, Fall 2017 with instructor Marie Elcin and assistant Jillian Kesselman
    https://www.youtube.com/

7 hours ago

Vandalism 11XX Titan St DC 17 03 053813

...on surveillance video entering the roof deck area of the Wharton Lofts located in the 1100 block of Wharton Street. While on the roof deck of the apartment building, the suspects are seen climbing over...

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Aggravated Assault 6757 N 5th St DC 17 35 090484 - Duration: 2:51. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,201 views

Theft 2300 S Broad St DC 17 01 042046 - Duration: 1:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 12 views

Fraud 615 S Broad St DC 17 03 059448 - Duration: 2:47. PhiladelphiaPolice 13 views

Theft 412 Lombard St DC 17 03 059364 - Duration: 1:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 126 views

Counterfeiting 1943 N 6th St DC 17 26 054212 - Duration: 1:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 91 views

    Vandalism 11XX Titan St DC 17 03 053813
    On September 27, 2017 at approximately 1:30 pm, the several unknown male and female juveniles were captured on surveillance video entering the roof deck area of the Wharton Lofts located in the 1100 block of Wharton Street. While on the roof deck of the apartment building, the suspects are seen climbing over the safety railing and throwing rocks at the neighboring buildings.
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3rd District Weekly Community Crime Bulletin ...

3rd District Weekly Community Crime Bulletin 11-6-17 to 11-12-17 attached. Police Officer Michael Duffy #7441 Philadelphia Police Department 3rd District Crime Prevention / Intel / Fusion Liaison Officer 1300 South 11th Street Philadelphia Pa. 19147 Phone 215-686-3030 ext 101 Michael.Duffy@Phila.Gov Twitter : @PPDMikeDuffy @PPD03DIST WashWest South of Lombard is in the 3rd District PSA 1

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    3rd District Weekly Community Crime Bulletin 11-6-17 to 11-12-17 attached. Police Officer Michael Duffy #7441 Philadelphia Police Department 3rd District Crime Prevention / Intel / Fusion...
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28 hours ago

Fly pupae on soda gun, live mice in glue traps cited at Philly eateries

Lovash International Grill, 236 SOUTH ST; Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet, 2051 COTTMAN AVE.; Dunkin Donuts, 1401 S 10TH ST.; Wei Shang, 2901 N STILLMAN ST.

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8505 Germantown Ave.

9813 Bustleton Ave.

6627 Chew Ave.

1000 W Montgomery Ave.

5821 Germantown Ave.

5570 Market St.

6060 Castor Ave.

1402 Lombard St.

6669 Germantown Ave.

2655 W Sterner St.

200 S Broad St.

1228 N 52nd St.

40 E Chelten Ave.

1800 Lindley Ave.

5701 Walnut St.

8103 Stenton Ave.

300 S. 52nd St.

2200 S. 7th St.

614 S 55th St.

6057 Ogontz Ave.

3348 Germantown Ave.

6620 Woodland Ave.

901 W Susquehanna Ave.

    Fly pupae on soda gun, live mice in glue traps cited at Philly eateries
    Twenty four restaurants, markets and stores were closed temporarily by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health between Nov. 1 and Nov. 15. Inspectors were busy in the last two weeks citing food establishments for a myriad of offenses. It's fall and while leaves are dropping from trees, finding them on cheese is never a good thing.
    http://www.philly.com

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2 days ago

Bars Open on Thanksgiving 2017 in Philadelphia

Pub on Passyunk East (1501 East Passyunk Ave.; 215-755-5125)

Ray's Happy Birthday Bar (1200 East Passyunk Ave.; 215-365-1169)

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American Sardine Bar (1800 Federal St.; 215-334-2337)

Assembly Rooftop Lounge (1875 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-783-4171)

Bishop's Collar (2349 Fairmount Ave.; 215-765-1616)

Bottle Bar East (1308 Frankford Ave.; 267-909-8867)

O'Neal's Pub (611 S 3rd St.; 215-574-9495)

Red Owl Tavern (433 Chestnut St.; 215-923-2267)

Sassafras (48 S 2nd St.; 215-925-2317)

Scarpetta (210 W Rittenhouse Sq.; 215-558-4199)

South Philadelphia Tap Room (1509 Mifflin St.; 215-271-7787)

Square 1682 (121 S 17th St.; 215-563-5008)

Taproom on 19th (2400 S 19th St.; 267-687-7817)

The Twisted Tail (509-511 S. 2nd St.; 215-558-2471)

Urban Farmer (1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-963-2788)

Yards Brewing Co. has a brand new space at 5th & Spring Garden with a new taproom, an excellent local chef, and more, and it opens on Thursday, Novemb...read more ›

    Bars Open on Thanksgiving 2017 in Philadelphia
    If family time gets to be too much, you may need a drink (or 10) after this year's Thanksgiving feast. While the liquor stores may be closed, many bars in Philadelphia are kind enough to open their doors to all of us in need of some relaxation.
    http://philly.thedrinknation.com

2 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center add...

The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen teaches people how to consume more fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains, fewer processed, high-sugar junk food items, how to have the confidence to cook at home, and connects them to the resources that provide access to real, fresh food. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will be at EPCC on: Tuesday, October 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, November 15th: 4:00p – 6:00p Monday, December 11th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, January 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Along with the Mobile Teaching Kitchen, Share Food Program’s Mobile Farm Stand will be onsite. Community members will have the opportunity to pre-order packages through EPCC ($20 for a box of food - meat, eggs and produce- worth $40) which will be available for pick up during Mobile Teaching hours, as well as individual items from the farm stand at discounted prices with SNAP benefit cards, cash or credit cards. To inquire about a pre-order food package, email us at eastpassyunkcrc@gmail.com or call 215-685-0008. For more information about the Vetri Community Partnership please visit: http://vetricommunity.org/ For more information on Share Food Program: https://sharefoodprogram.org/ Cheers to Healthy eating habits!

    Vetri Mobile Teaching Kitchen
    The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile...
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2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    CURB TRAP, FAI & MAIN DRAIN PA20173141616 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

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2 days ago

Fleisher Art Memorial added an event.

The winter term for children and youth begins Saturday, January 13, and runs through Saturday, March 17. Entrance into the Saturday Young Artists Program is by lottery only. Learn more about the program and enter the lottery through November 19 at http://fleisher.org/take-a-class/saturday-young-artist-program.

    Winter Saturday Young Artists Program Begins
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2 days ago

Using a core palette of colors, learn methods...

Using a core palette of colors, learn methods for painting the still-life and figure with solvent-free and easy-to-clean-up acrylic paints. Techniques like blending, layering, and impasto are demonstrated, along with a variety of acrylic mediums and modifiers. Drawing experience is recommended. Winter term classes begin January 8.

    Acrylic Painting with Fred Kaplan
    Using a core palette of colors, learn methods for painting the still-life and figure with solvent-free and easy-to-clean-up acrylic paints. Techniques like blending, layering and impasto are demonstrated, along with a variety of acrylic mediums and modifiers. Drawing experience is recommended.
    http://fleisher.org

3 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center sha...

Join us TOMORROW night!

    Why We Don't Commit Crime: Criminologist Explain The Unexpected!
    We've all got ideas about why people commit crime, but could our ideas be wrong? In this public lecture, four criminologists explain some surprising...
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3 days ago

10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia

Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

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Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

    10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia
    Alongside legendary Philly stalwarts like Sarcone's and Kaplan's, new bread bakeries are popping up like so many brioche buns left to proof. If the humble loaf is in retreat nationally from the double-whammy of carb-phobia and gluten intolerance, Philadelphia shows little sign of retreat.
    https://philly.eater.com

3 days ago

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm located at the Williams Temple CME 3133 Reed Street

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4 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center upd...

    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center. 725 likes · 77 talking about this · 870 were here. The East Passyunk Community Recreation Center is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation facility that serves...
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5 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE CONNECTING TO EXISTING 100AMP SERVICES AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1425 S 9TH ST Issued November 10, 2017 Comment

Nov 10

  • ADDITION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE STORY ADDITION ABOVE THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR AS PART OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (TOTAL 3 STORY) AND ERECTION OF ACCESSORY ROOF DECK WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE; AND INTERIOR ALTERATION. TO CONTINUES USE AS HOUSEHOLD LIVING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS PER PLAN. * SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC.*.

    1134 GERRITT ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR LEVEL 2 ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING RECTORY WITH ACCESSORY OFFICES IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE IN USE. *ASBESTOS REMOVAL REQUIRED PRIOR TO START OF WORK* SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    1511 S 10TH ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE STORY ADDITION ABOVE THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR WITH EIGHT FT FRONT SETBACK AS PART OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (MAX HEIGHT NTE 38 FT) AND ERECTION OF ACCESSORY ROOF DECK FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION. USES -FOR CONTINUES USE AS HOUSEHOLD LIVING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    1134 GERRITT ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

Nov 09

Scoping out Philly Mag's best bars, fall fashion and more

1408 S 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1200 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1709 E. Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

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261 S 21st St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

25 E. Allen Street, Philadelphia, pa 19123

1939 S. Bancroft Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19145

780-782 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

727 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

2424 E York Street Philadelphia, PA 19125

1014 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

4229 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

1729 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

124 S. 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1540 W Ritner Street (16th & Ritner), Philadelphia, PA 19145

1540 W Ritner Street (16th & Ritner), Philadelphia, PA 19145

208 S 45th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    FYI Philly: Scoping out Philly Mag's best bars, fall fashion and more
    This week FYI Philly is living it up as we rundown some of Philadelphia Magazine's 50 Best Bars. We also visit a new Gastropub in Society Hill, spend a day in the suburbs at one of America's top-rated small towns, and check out some fashion trends as the weather gets chilly.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 09

On Sunday, beginning at 3:00 p.m., don't miss...

On Sunday, beginning at 3:00 p.m., don't miss teaching artist Julia Clift's artist talk at University City Arts League. Julia will discuss the evolution of her exhibition, "Woman Drawings," on view at the league through November 17. Five years in the making, "Woman Drawings" strives toward an honest and inclusive representation of women today. In the portraits, diverse subjects confront the viewer naked and self-possessed, their bodies honored by Julia's painstaking process of pencil drawing. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/2yL9nht.

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    On Sunday, beginning at 3:00 p.m., don't miss teaching artist Julia Clift's artist talk at University City Arts League. Julia will discuss the evolution of her exhibition, "Woman Drawings," on view...
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Nov 09

Many thanks to Title Magazine and Steve Basel...

Many thanks to Title Magazine and Steve Basel for exploring Omid Shekari's work in Wind Challenge 1 and the themes that run through it.

    On Patriotism: Omid Shekari at the Fleisher Art Memorial
    By Steve Basel Walking across the exhibition space of Omid Shekari, one of the three artists exhibiting as a part of the Wind Challenge series at Fleisher Art Memorial, one encounters a hard, striking lump. A ring of light brown gravel nestles a concrete dollop with the same dignity as a plop from the...
    http://www.title-magazine.com

Nov 09

3rd Police District PDAC Kids ChristmasToy Drive Sat 11-11-2017 9am-4pm

3rd Police District PDAC Kids ChristmasToy Drive Sat 11-11-2017 9am-4pm

Nov 08

Roy Halladay jersey bringing Phillies fans together in London

Teti grew up in South Philadelphia - 9th and Dickinson to be exact - with his family that emigrated from Italy in 1904. Teti says Philly food and sports have been a big part of his life since the beginning.

    Halladay jersey bringing Phillies fans together in London
    The admiration for Roy Halladay is bringing Phillies fans together 3,539 miles away from where he played in Philadelphia. A Halladay Phillies jersey hangs in front of the Liberty Cheesesteak Company's truck at the Old Spitalfields Market in London.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 08

Fleisher Art Memorial added a cover video.

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA. 9,383 likes · 174 talking about this · 7,453 were here. One of the country's first community arts centers, driven by our mission to make art accessible to...
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Nov 08

South Philly community-police youth violence ...

South Philly community-police youth violence prevention meeting tonight Wed 11-08-2017 600pm 11th & Wharton Street at the 3rd Police District Captain's Town Hall community meeting regarding the 12th & Ritner youth double homicide incident and various other youth related safety/crime concerns in the South Philly area

    Greg Bucceroni
    South Philly community-police youth violence prevention meeting tonight Wed 11-08-2017 600pm 11th & Wharton Street at the 3rd Police District Captain's Town Hall community meeting regarding the 12th...
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Nov 08

South Philly youth violence prevention meeting tonight Wed 11-08-2017 600pm 11th & Wharton Street

South Philly community-police youth violence prevention meeting tonight Wed 11-08-2017 600pm 11th & Wharton Street at the 3rd Police District Captain's Town Hall community meeting regarding the 12th & Ritner youth double homicide incident and various other youth related safety/crime concerns in the South Philly area.

Nov 08

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 5" CURB TRAP WITH FAI PA20173110067(SFD) "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    824 WILDER ST Issued November 6, 2017 Comment

Nov 07

Many, many thanks to Colibri Workshop for cap...

Many, many thanks to Colibri Workshop for capturing our Dia de los Muertos celebration in this incredible photo gallery!

    Dia de los Muertos at Fleisher Art Memorial
    Photo collection by Colibri Workshop
    https://colibriworkshop.pixieset.com

Nov 07

Fleisher Art Memorial updated their cover pho...

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA. 9,379 likes · 293 talking about this · 7,450 were here. One of the country's first community arts centers, driven by our mission to make art accessible to...
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Nov 07

Meet our new friend Yona, a 9-year-old, 127-p...

Meet our new friend Yona, a 9-year-old, 127-pound Shiloh Shepherd. Yona, who will be a model in Diane Collins' winter Animal Drawing class on Thursday nights, is a gentle giant and a graduate of the Canine Good Citizen training program. Yona dropped by today to check out our studio spaces before winter classes begin on January 8. Learn more and register for Animal Drawing at: http://bit.ly/2yg1FLW

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Meet our new friend Yona, a 9-year-old, 127-pound Shiloh Shepherd. Yona, who will be a model in Diane Collins' winter Animal Drawing class on Thursday nights, is a gentle giant and a graduate of the...
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Nov 07

We agree with this wholeheartedly! #govote

We agree with this wholeheartedly! #govote

    Donald D Groff on Twitter
    best polling station ever, Fleisher Art Memorial @FleisherArt #vote @BVNeighbors @visitphilly #visitphilly #DiaDeLosMuertos @PhiladelphiaGov
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Nov 07

Robbery 4xx block of S 43rd St DC 17 18 076217

Assault 1172 S 9th St DC 17 03 057190 - Duration: 1:33. No views

Assault 1300 E Passyunk Ave DC 17 03 040567 - Duration: 3:50. 6,854 views

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...2017. The victim, a 26 year-old male Penn grad student, was walking along the 400 block of South 43rd Street at 10:45 pm, when he as beaten and robbed. The victim suffered serious head...

Aggravated Assault 5600 Wyalusing Ave DC 17 19 090717 - Duration: 1:54. 1,548 views

Theft 1516 Sansom St DC 16 09 031177 - Duration: 3:14. 2,146 views

Theft 2120 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 054443 - Duration: 4:00. 308 views

Commercial Burglary 208 S 13th St DC 17 06 030556 - Duration: 4:14. 3,477 views

Theft 540 Rising Sun Ave DC 16 25 095148 - Duration: 2:11. 604 views

Commercial Robbery 2652 S Warnock St DC 17 03 056109 - Duration: 2:52. 161 views

Commercial Burglary 1701 Walnut St DC 17 09 044926 - Duration: 1:09. PhiladelphiaPolice 404 views

Burglary 10188 Bustleton Ave DC 15 07 023902 - Duration: 4:37. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,271 views

Commercial Burglary 3963 N 6th St DC 17 25 093863 - Duration: 2:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 42 views

Commercial Burglary 2450 Castor Ave DC 17 24 107501 - Duration: 1:47. PhiladelphiaPolice 197 views

Theft 9157 E Roosevelt Blvd DC 16 08 024497 - Duration: 1:31. PhiladelphiaPolice 589 views

Theft 1616 Wadsworth Ave DC#13 14 074040 - Duration: 2:31. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,640 views

Commercial Burglary 2314 E Westmoreland St DC 17 24 104681 - Duration: 1:46. PhiladelphiaPolice 201 views

    Robbery 4xx block of S 43rd St DC 17 18 076217
    The Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania Police Departments are asking for the public's help in solving a robbery in University City which occurred on November 5, 2017. The victim, a 26 year-old male Penn grad student, was walking along the 400 block of South 43rd Street at 10:45 pm, when he as beaten and robbed.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Nov 07

Nov 06

Fleisher Art Memorial added an event.

The New York Academy of Art presents its second drawing marathon in Philadelphia on Friday, Feb. 23, from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. For eight hours, we’ll have live figure models posing at Fleisher Art Memorial, alongside academy faculty offering tips and portfolio reviews. This event is open to all interested art students. Bring your own paints, pencils, and gear, we’ll provide easels, models and snacks. You must RSVP to attend, and this event is open only to students above age 18. For more information please email Jessica Augier at admissions@nyaa.edu.

    Figure Drawing Marathon and Portfolio Review with NYAA
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Nov 06

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center sha...

There are still tickets available for this Friday's Hoedown!

    East Passyunk Community Center HOEDOWN!
    · Hosted by East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
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Nov 06

Unfortunately, this week's Sanctuary Series w...

Unfortunately, this week's Sanctuary Series with Al Gury has been canceled. We'll see you in the Sanctuary next Wednesday and Thursday when we welcome the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival for a series of free community screenings in the Sanctuary.

    Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival: Classic Movie Night - Fleisher Art Memorial
    On November 15 and 16, Fleisher will once again welcome the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival for a series of community screenings in the Sanctuary. All screenings are free and open to the public, but the festival does ask that you RSVP in advance.
    http://fleisher.org

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