8 hours ago

Bache-Martin Home & School Association added ...

Congratulations to our Tigers Anita, and Lucy, part of BalletX' Dream Team! The weather might have moved us inside, but it did not dampen the Dream Team's spirits. They performed today at The Academy of Natural Sciences' Dinos After Dark. A big thank you to BalletX and the William Penn Foundation, for making this program happen!

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13 hours ago

A Barnes Jawn(t) is an anything-goes tour of ...

A Barnes Jawn(t) is an anything-goes tour of our collection with a fascinating Philly personality as your guide. Read more about this unexpected way of #seeingtheBarnes via philly.com. 🎫Tours are 45 min and cost $10. This six-part series runs July 17–August 21. Book: http://bit.ly/Tour-Barnes-Jawnt

    Barnes Foundation visitors can now opt for a "jawn(t)" around the galleries, Philly style
    If you've ever wanted to explore the Barnes Foundation with an unconventional guide, now's your chance. Tonight, the Barnes kicks off a new series called Barnes Jawn(t)s that hands over tour-guide duties to local artists, community leaders, and in one case a comic-book nerd. The series runs through Aug. 21.
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14 hours ago

“To build better cities and societies, waste ...

“To build better cities and societies, waste management therefore needs to be completely reinvented. And to do this, we need to understand the composition of our waste itself.” https://wapo.st/2uum7EM

    Opinion | This city proves how feasible a zero-landfill model is
    Swati Singh Sambyal is a specialist in municipal waste management and environmental governance at the Center for Science and Environment in New Delhi. NEW DELHI - India produces 62 million tons of waste per year - the same amount as all of sub-Saharan Africa. That's nearly 170,000 tons of waste per day.
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15 hours ago

The Franklin Institute was live.

Significant thunderstorm systems are about to arrive in Philadelphia. Using our rooftop EarthCam, we are giving you a live look at this weather event. http://bit.ly/2EnwVuA

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    Significant thunderstorm systems are about to arrive in Philadelphia. Using our rooftop EarthCam, we are giving you a live look at this weather event. http://bit.ly/2EnwVuA
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15 hours ago

Fairmount Park Conservancy is at The Oval.

In the words of Philadelphia -- visitphilly.com, "Get ready for even more space to roam, relax and play in Philadelphia this summer!"

    The Expanded Oval Returns With Immersive Art Installations And A Dynamic Maze
    Summer fun is about to heat up! The Benjamin Franklin Parkway's favorite outdoor pop up - The Oval - returns this summer from Thursday, July 20 to Sunday, August 20 with all of the fun activities you know and love (movie nights, beer garden, games and more), in addition to a few new things, too.
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17 hours ago

The frontal lobe of the brain (located behind...

The frontal lobe of the brain (located behind the forehead) handles all thought and voluntary behavior such as walking, speech, and problem solving, and some aspects of emotion. Development in this area really takes off between six and 12 months, when your baby becomes more mobile and verbal. #earlychildhood #education #learningthroughplay Learn More: Brain development: Frontal lobe | BabyCenter https://www.babycenter.com/0_brain-development-frontal-lobe_6611.bc

    Brain development: Frontal lobe | BabyCenter
    The frontal lobe: it's purpose and it's connection to language and spatial abilities.
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17 hours ago

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts share...

Photos from WDAS presents Summer Block Party 🎤

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    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts added a new photo - at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts.
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19 hours ago

"'Forest bathing,' or immersing yourself in n...

"'Forest bathing,' or immersing yourself in nature, is being embraced by doctors and others as a way to combat stress and improve health." All the more reason to 🚶‍♂️, 🚴‍♂️, and 🧘‍♀️with us in Philly's parks! https://myphillypark.org

    Take a Walk in the Woods. Doctor's Orders.
    "Forest bathing," or immersing yourself in nature, is being embraced by doctors and others as a way to combat stress and improve health. On a damp Saturday morning last August, I joined 10 others in the woods outside Ottawa, Canada, as part of a "forest bathing" session offered by a local wilderness resort.
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19 hours ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse shared ...

Our friends at Beech Community Services will hold their annual "Jazz on the Ave" celebration on August 11! Enjoy live music, food and vendors, and a Kidz Zone that includes rock climbing, face painting, clay sculpting, and more! #kids #family #outdoorplay

    Beech Jazz on the Ave Music Fest
    Oh for the love of music 🎶🎵🎙️...The wait is almost over. @jazzontheave.philly is 26 days away. It's going down on Aug 11 @ Broad & Cecil B. Moore Ave. from 12-8:30pm. If you've made other plans,...
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20 hours ago

The life of Dr. Albert Barnes is a remarkable...

The life of Dr. Albert Barnes is a remarkable success story—a young man’s rise from humble beginnings to amassing one of the world’s greatest art collections. Join us for “Albert C. Barnes: A Philadelphia Story,” a 4-session class beginning October 3. Philadelphia was central to shaping the man Dr. Barnes became; the city’s neighborhoods and rich history serves as a backdrop for this class. Space is limited. Register today or apply for a scholarship! Applications accepted through August 12. https://www.barnesfoundation.org/classes/albert-c-barnes-a-philadelphia-story 📷: Carl Van Vechten. Photograph. Albert C. Barnes, 1937. Photograph Collection, Barnes Foundation Archives

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    The life of Dr. Albert Barnes is a remarkable success story-a young man's rise from humble beginnings to amassing one of the world's greatest art collections. Join us for "Albert C. Barnes: A...
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20 hours ago

Bache-Martin Home & School Association shared...

Don't forget, this is happening this afternoon! Pay what-you-wish admission, family-friendly activities, and the BalletX Dream Team (comprised of public school students, including Bache-Martin 3rd and 4th graders!) NOTE: ***Ballet X performances will be held outside if the weather allows, and inside the museum if not! ***

    Dinos After Dark Featuring BalletX
    4:00 PM-8:00 PM Join us for Dinos After Dark and enjoy pay-what-you-wish admission, family activities and an outdoor beer garden right in front of Philly's Dinosaur Museum.
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20 hours ago

Did you know that the Barnes Foundation has a...

Did you know that the Barnes Foundation has a two-year certificate program around art? It’s a special track in art education offering an immersion in the Barnes-de Mazia objective method and an introduction to more contemporary interpretive approaches. Discover why graduates of the program never stop #seeingtheBarnes. It’s an experience that stays with you for life. Learn more at barnesclasses.org. ✒ Scholarship applications for the certificate program and individual classes are open until August 12. Apply: https://barnesfoundation.wufoo.com/forms/barnesde-mazia-scholarship-application-fall-2018/ Classes fill up quickly! Sign up for our emails to stay on top of registration dates: http://bit.ly/Curate-inbox

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    Did you know that the Barnes Foundation has a two-year certificate program around art? It's a special track in art education offering an immersion in the Barnes-de Mazia objective method and an...
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20 hours ago

Happy World Emoji Day from The Franklin Insti...

Happy World Emoji Day from The Franklin Institute. http://bit.ly/2urlQ5q

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    Happy World Emoji Day from The Franklin Institute. http://bit.ly/2urlQ5q
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20 hours ago

#Incredibles2 #FunFact - #DYK the nickname #J...

#Incredibles2 #FunFact - #DYK the nickname #JackJack for the youngest Incredible actually comes from a nickname director #BradBird and his wife had for one of their sons Tickets and Showtimes: http://filmadelphia.org/events/incredibles-2/

    INCREDIBLES 2 at the Prince Theater - Tickets Now on Sale!
    BRAD BIRD | USA | 2018 | 126 MIN | PG In INCREDIBLES 2, Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob(voice of Craig T.
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37 hours ago

Calling all #AvengerFans! Ant-Man and The Was...

Calling all #AvengerFans! Ant-Man and The Wasp have flown into the #PrinceTheater! Tickets and Showtimes: http://filmadelphia.org/events/ant-man-and-the-wasp/

    ANT-MAN AND THE WASP at the Prince Theater - Tickets on Sale!
    From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes "Ant-Man and The Wasp," a new chapter featuring heroes with the astonishing ability to shrink. In the aftermath of "Captain America: Civil War," Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father.
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38 hours ago

“Wolves in the 2,672 square mile Chernobyl Ex...

“Wolves in the 2,672 square mile Chernobyl Exclusion Zone in Belarus and Ukraine have adapted surprisingly well to their new human-less existence, despite the threat of radioactivity.” http://bit.ly/2NLoYRW

    Wolves are thriving in a human-free radioactive Chernobyl
    Humans still aren't allowed to live in the exclusion zone of Chernobyl, where a nuclear reactor exploded in 1986. Although the radioactivity is dangerous for humans and animals alike, the lack of humans has given some animals an opportunity to thrive.
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41 hours ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse added 2...

The second Kidchella Music Festival 2018 (Rain or Shine) concert is this Friday! Join us for live performances in the Playground by Grammy-nominated positive Hip Hop duo The Alphabet Rockers and family-friendly R&B/Soul group Shine & the Moonbeams and other festivities! Be sure to stop by the Power Crunch tent for delicious samples of their protein bars, fun games, and special giveaways! Power Crunch is committed to elevating everybody’s day by inspiring healthy choices (for kids and adults!) – and energizing our community. This year, Power Crunch is partnering with Smith to provide support and additional programming for our annual family events including the Kidchella Music Festival, Healthy Halloween, and Winter Wonderland. #smithplays #kidchella #powercrunch Details & Tickets: https://smithplayground.ticketleap.com/kid2018/

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43 hours ago

Happy Heart Day Tuesday, July 17 | 1:30pm-3:3...

Happy Heart Day Tuesday, July 17 | 1:30pm-3:30pm Tomorrow Smith will celebrate Happy Heart Day! Our Bridging the Gap Interns from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine will be playing games and having fun with our visitors. Come during Creative Playtime to learn more about how to keep your heart strong and healthy! #smithplays #creativeplay #happyheartday Learn more about Smith's #free weekly visitor programs! http://smithplayground.org/programs/

    Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse | Programs at Smith
    Soccer Shots is the premier youth soccer experience for children ages 2-8. Registration for the upcoming season is now open! Smith members at the Play Hero and Play Champion levels receive a 10% registration discount*, email info@smithplayground.org for the discount code!
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44 hours ago

Apollo 11, the first mission to successfully ...

Apollo 11, the first mission to successfully land humans on the Moon, launched on this day in 1969. https://go.nasa.gov/2umEY5l VIDEO: Apollo 11 launch, video of engines at 500 fps (camera E-8) | 1969 | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    The Franklin Institute
    Apollo 11, the first mission to successfully land humans on the Moon, launched on this day in 1969. https://go.nasa.gov/2umEY5l VIDEO: Apollo 11 launch, video of engines at 500 fps (camera E-8) |...
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44 hours ago

Last chance to register for the 2018 Summer T...

Last chance to register for the 2018 Summer Teacher Institute “Medium and Message: Exploring Multiple Perspectives in Art”. In this four-day workshop from July 24 – 27, compare the use of paint, clay, and film by artists of the 19th and 20th centuries in the Barnes collection and exhibition “Renoir: Father and Son/Painting and Cinema.” Hands on activities include art making, poetry writing, and filmmaking activities designed to be used in the classroom. Act 48 and graduate credits are available. Register today! https://www.barnesfoundation.org/teachers

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    Last chance to register for the 2018 Summer Teacher Institute "Medium and Message: Exploring Multiple Perspectives in Art". In this four-day workshop from July 24 - 27, compare the use of paint,...
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45 hours ago

25+ Marvelous Things To Do In Philly This Week, July 16-22

Where:Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

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Where:The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street

Where:Various locations including Art Sanctuary, 628 S. 16th Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including Dock Street Brewery, 701 S. 50th Street

Where:Various locations including Restaurant Marokko, 54 E. Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore

Where:Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street

Where:Spice Finch, 220 S. 17th Street

Where:Evil Genius Beer Company, 1727 N. Front Street

Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Philadelphia Zoo, 3400 W. Girard Avenue

Where:Bok Bar, 800 Mifflin Street

Where:Burholme Park, 1400 Cottman Avenue

Where:Punch Line Philly, 33 E. Laurel Street

Where:Various locations including Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Various locations including Red Owl Tavern, 433 Chestnut Street

Where:Various locations including 30th Street Station, 2955 Market Street

Where:American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Avenue

    25+ Marvelous Things To Do In Philly This Week, July 16-22
    The Oval+ | Photo by A. Yee for Fairmount Park Conservancy The Oval+ opening day, 10 free outdoor movies, SmörgåsBeer, FIGMAGO and more... Start gearing up for a jam-packed week of alfresco concerts, outdoor movie screenings, new attraction openings and dining deals in Philadelphia.
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2 days ago

“CRISPR is emerging as a convenient tool that...

“CRISPR is emerging as a convenient tool that scientists can use to edit the DNA of almost any living thing, including humans. It could potentially be used to cure disease, enhance the human body, or even change DNA for future generations--which raises a lot of big questions.” http://bit.ly/2uwzzHD

    Should We Edit Our Evolution?
    Maybe you watched the movie Rampage and had nightmares about animals turning into gene-edited monsters . Maybe you saw John Oliver's recent (hilarious and pretty accurate, albeit NSFW due to adult language) take on the hype vs. reality of CRISPR gene editing.
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2 days ago

Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio added 3 new ...

What better way to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the gallery expansion than with our Collective member artists - thanks for a great year!

    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was mo...

Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was moved into The Franklin Institute as our current building was nearing completion. It has resided in our Train Factory exhibit on the museum’s first floor ever since. http://bit.ly/1MPRKJ9 IMAGE: Baldwin 60000 nearing The Franklin Institute | 1933 | The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia

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    Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was moved into The Franklin Institute as our current building was nearing completion. It has resided in our Train Factory exhibit on the museum's first floor...
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2 days ago

It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinnin...

It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinning Rock Garden! Enjoy the hidden gem one last time before the traveling beer garden heads to Burholme Park next week. 🍻

    Fairmount Park Conservancy
    It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinning Rock Garden! Enjoy the hidden gem one last time before the traveling beer garden heads to Burholme Park next week. 🍻
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2 days ago

Susan G. Komen - Philadelphia is with Elaine ...

Join us in celebrating Entercom Communications as our activist of the month. A new "evolution" of a 28-year friend in our fight, the Entercom Radio Stations in Philadelphia demonstrated just how #MoreThanPink they are in extraordinary ways during our 2018 Race for the Cure season. From the donation of giveaways and significant amounts of airtime to inspire more people to register for the Race… to bringing us into the studio to help increase awareness and share lifesaving messages… to always saying 'yes' and sharing their resources in creative ways that move our mission forward… year-round we simply could not do what we do without the support of the Entercom team! WOGL FM KYW Newsradio Sportsradio WIP 92.5 XTU - Philadelphia's Country Station TalkRadio WPHT Today's 96.5

    Susan G. Komen - Philadelphia
    Join us in celebrating Entercom Communications as our activist of the month. A new "evolution" of a 28-year friend in our fight, the Entercom Radio Stations in Philadelphia demonstrated just how...
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2 days ago

Relive the catchy tunes and questionable fash...

Relive the catchy tunes and questionable fashions of the 80s with the #WeddingSinger as part of our next #ThrowbackThursday Quizzo & Movie! Grab your friends to form an awesome #Quizzo team (witty #squad name required) and put your film and pop culture knowledge to the test. Tickets Available Now: http://filmadelphia.org/events/the-wedding-singer/

    Throwback Thursday Quizzo & Movie: THE WEDDING SINGER!
    FRANK CORACI | USA | 1998 | 96 MIN | PG-13 All Throwback Thursday Quizzo & Movie Events are 21+ Only Relive the catchy tunes and questionable fashions of the 80s with this heartwarming romantic comedy about nice guy Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler), a New Jersey wedding singer whose belief in love is nearly dashed when he's left at the altar on his own wedding day.
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2 days ago

Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the la...

Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida of the Apollo 11 mission that would land two Americans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the Moon. http://go.nasa.gov/1OVBz1c Follow us on Twitter (@TheFranklin) as we will be providing a real-time retelling of the mission and its most significant milestones from the missions launch through splashdown on July 24. http://bit.ly/1KCbvBp IMAGE: The Prime Crew of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing Mission | 1969 | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    The Franklin Institute
    Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida of the Apollo 11 mission that would land two Americans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the Moon....
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3 days ago

“We now know that Cassini also recorded a sou...

“We now know that Cassini also recorded a soundtrack of sorts—data that has now yielded a series of thrillingly eerie whooshes and warbles that represent the relationship between the ringed planet and Enceladus, one of its moons.” http://bit.ly/2NQbuEy

    Listen to the Mournful Wails of Planets and Moons
    Before NASA's spacecraft burned up in Saturn's atmosphere in September 2017, it captured a massive trove of data, including striking close-ups of the planet and images of its cosmic neighborhood. ( And ours.)
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3 days ago

https://ceruleanarts.com/products/life-drawin...

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    Life Drawing with John Horn
    Learn the basics of drawing the human figure. Emphasis will be placed on a thorough understanding of the body's underlying geometry and anatomical structure. Learn to draw the figure as convincing volumetric form through the study of proportional accuracy, foreshortening, spatial relationships, and basic use of light and shadow.
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3 days ago

Last chance to see exhibitions by Kitty Capar...

Last chance to see exhibitions by Kitty Caparella, Tilda Mann, Amanda Moseley, Rob Sigafoos & Carol Taylor-Kearney - don't miss it! Also on view is Cerulean Arts 6th Annual Juried Exhibition featuring work selected by this year's juror, Patricia Traub. Stop by the gallery today! https://ceruleanarts.com/pages/exhibitions

    Current Exhibitions
    HARMONIC SUMMATIONS Philippa Beardsley & Brian Boutwell January 31 - February 24, 2018 Opening Reception: Friday, February 2, 5-8pm Artists' Talk: Sunday, F
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3 days ago

#AntManAndTheWasp #FunFact - #DYK that the An...

#AntManAndTheWasp #FunFact - #DYK that the Ant-Man and The Wasp are original members of the #Avengers? That's right, since the first issue in September 1963, they were founding members of the #team. Tickets and Showtimes: http://filmadelphia.org/events/ant-man-and-the-wasp/

    ANT-MAN AND THE WASP at the Prince Theater - Tickets on Sale!
    From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes "Ant-Man and The Wasp," a new chapter featuring heroes with the astonishing ability to shrink. In the aftermath of "Captain America: Civil War," Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father.
    http://filmadelphia.org

3 days ago

Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institut...

Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institute. Benjamin Franklin served as the United States Ambassador to France from 1776 until 1785. As ambassador to France, he was in charge of securing aid for the American Revolution from abroad and forming an alliance with the French, both of which were instrumental in the success of American independence efforts. Due to his wit, charm and reputation as a renowned intellectual, Franklin was beloved there and charmed the French with his uniquely American style, especially his iconic fur hat. http://bit.ly/1SkrJX6 IMAGE: The reception of Benjamin Franklin in France | 1888 | The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    The Franklin Institute
    Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institute. Benjamin Franklin served as the United States Ambassador to France from 1776 until 1785. As ambassador to France, he was in charge of securing aid for...
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3 days ago

The Spring Gardens Community Garden shared Po...

    Pop up Yoga Fairmount
    Join Maggie Santella Yoga and Wellth for yoga in The Spring Gardens Community Garden! Tomorrow at 8:30am. $10 and BYO mat xo
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3 days ago

Love Philly parks? By becoming a Conservancy ...

Love Philly parks? By becoming a Conservancy member you can help ensure that Philadelphia’s parks are maintained and enhanced for generations to come. PLUS members can enjoy FREE events in the park and discounts on other park events. Become a park champion today! https://myphillypark.org/support/become-a-member/

    Become a Member - Fairmount Park Conservancy
    The needs of Philadelphia's parks far surpass the public resources available. By becoming a member you can help ensure that Philadelphia's parks are maintained and enhanced for generations to come. PLUS members can enjoy FREE events in the park including guided hikes, runs and more and discounts on other park events.
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3 days ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse added 2...

Creative Play Time is Cancelled Today! We're sorry that our staff is not available to lead creative play activities at Smith today, however every day is a great day to lead your own #creativeplay time at Smith! Did you know that there is free, weekly programming at Smith? Visit http://smithplayground.org/programs/ for more details! #smithplays

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3 days ago

Master our very own 8-bit video game, “The Ad...

Master our very own 8-bit video game, “The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin” to earn your way to a discount for “Game Masters: The Exhibition.” Play now: http://bit.ly/8bitben “Game Masters: The Exhibition” is on view at The Franklin Institute now through September 3, 2018. http://bit.ly/2GzEw7u

    The Franklin Institute
    Master our very own 8-bit video game, "The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin" to earn your way to a discount for "Game Masters: The Exhibition." Play now: http://bit.ly/8bitben "Game Masters: The...
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3 days ago

"Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done...

"Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done so much more than imitate, that he had transformed his medium in ways even more profound than the elder Renoir did his?" @nytimes Jean Renoir acknowledged that he could not escape his father's influence. The Times, which calls the exhibition "terrific and heartfelt," reveals there's more to it than mere imitation. 🔎 As you explore the show, think about a father figure in your life. How has he influenced your perspective and practice? #DadandMe ✒ Book tickets: http://bit.ly/Renoir-Father-Son 🔗 Read the review: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/30/arts/design/renoir-father-and-son-painting-and-cinema-review-barnes-foundation.html

    The Barnes Foundation
    "Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done so much more than imitate, that he had transformed his medium in ways even more profound than the elder Renoir did his?" @nytimes Jean Renoir...
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4 days ago

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    FOR COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A VACANT LOT

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    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING THREE-STORY STRUCTURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

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4 days ago

The priciest residential rentals in Philadelphia

Next, here's this spacious single-family home located at 237 N. 23rd St. in Logan Square. It has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. This living space is currently going for $7,000/month.

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    The priciest residential rentals in Philadelphia
    Whether you're looking for a new apartment or not, sometimes it can be entertaining to wander through a luxury real estate listing to see what life could be like if money were no object. So what exactly does the top of the line of Philadelphia's rental market look like these days -- and what fancy features might someone get, given these astronomical prices?
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4 days ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse posted ...

Today was #Music Day at Smith, and we had a blast! We officially opened up our new music house, music wall, and giant xylophone and families got to make their own instruments with recycled materials. Learn more about our #funfridays and other #free weekly programming at Smith at smithplayground.org/programs! #smithplays #creativeplay #learningthroughplay @ Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse

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4 days ago

“In the early 1950s, just as rock ‘n’ roll wa...

“In the early 1950s, just as rock ‘n’ roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations—and a scientist was behind it.” http://bit.ly/2zdKhZd

    Level up: How video games evolved to solve significant scientific problems
    In the early 1950s, just as rock 'n' roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations-and a scientist was behind it. In October 1958, Brookhaven National Laboratory physicist William Higinbotham created Tennis for Two.
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4 days ago

Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pinea...

Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pineapple syrup, orange bitters, topped with Mezcal. #cocktailoftheweek #phillycocktails #barhygge

    Bar Hygge
    Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pineapple syrup, orange bitters, topped with Mezcal. #cocktailoftheweek #phillycocktails #barhygge
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4 days ago

FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

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3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

2004 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

343 South 13th, Philadelphia, PA 19107

1928 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

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41 S Main Street, Mullica Hill, N.J. 08062

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6030 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135

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509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

    FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social
    This weekend on FYI Philly, we're celebrating National Ice Cream Month with our annual ice cream social, visiting some new spots and some Philly favorites that have stood the test of time. We round up artisan ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes plus Philly Mag's picks for coolest treats AND a refreshing spot for a hot summer day.
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Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more ...

Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more immersive way? Consider taking a class this fall. No art background required. Registration is now open and scholarship applications are being accepted now through August 12. https://www.barnesfoundation.org/classes A scholarship student recently shared: “Thank you for continuing to offer this generous learning opportunity so that individuals without financial means can study at the Barnes. I began taking classes through the Violette de Mazia Foundation and was able to pursue my interest in art as well as complete the certificate program because of this scholarship opportunity.” #StudentStories

    The Barnes Foundation
    Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more immersive way? Consider taking a class this fall. No art background required. Registration is now open and scholarship applications are being accepted...
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SEPTA's Trolley Tunnel Blitz begins tonight. ...

SEPTA's Trolley Tunnel Blitz begins tonight. Crews will work around-the-clock for 9 days on key maintenance and construction tasks throughout the five-mile, single loop Center City tunnel. Follow the link for more info.

    Trolley Tunnel Blitz 2018
    From schedule times to upcoming events, and everything in between. ISEPTAPHILLY.com
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4 days ago

On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin descri...

On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin described his glass armonica in a letter to physicist Giambatista Beccaria. In this letter, Franklin had nothing to report on relating to their shared interest of electricity, so instead, he wrote about his new invention, the glass armonica. http://bit.ly/2aCfOYr #FranklinFriday IMAGE: Benjamin Franklin (American, 1706-1790) | Glass Armonica | 18th Century | The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia

    The Franklin Institute
    On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin described his glass armonica in a letter to physicist Giambatista Beccaria. In this letter, Franklin had nothing to report on relating to their shared interest...
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4 days ago

Swingin' into the weekend! 9 Benefits of Pla...

Swingin' into the weekend! 9 Benefits of Playing on Swings for Children | AAA State of Play #learningthroughplay #playmatters https://blog.aaastateofplay.com/2018/06/9-benefits-of-playing-on-swings-for.html

    9 Benefits of Playing on Swings for Children
    Photo by tanakawho (Flickr) There's no other feeling in the world quite like swinging. From the moment we sit down on the swing until we feel ourselves flying through the air as we cling with all our might to the swing's chain, the experience is invigorating and exhilarating.
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