2 hours ago

Save the date! **Bache in Bloom ** Open hous...

Save the date! **Bache in Bloom ** Open house, raffle, and silent auction (benefiting the give and go recess program). May 10, 2018 This event will benefit the Give and Go Recess program. We will need the help of *parents and guardians like YOU*, to collect donations, in planning, volunteering during the event, and spreading the word! Please contact Melissa (wolfstewart20@gmail.com) or Leila (Leilazinni@gmail.com) if you are interested, or have any questions!


3 hours ago

Calling all artists! We have some Spring and ...

Calling all artists! We have some Spring and Summer openings for our art wall in the Hygge Room. Send us a message if you are interested in showing your work! #supportlocalartists #barhygge


3 hours ago

Bache-Martin is looking to fund a Claymobile ...

Bache-Martin is looking to fund a Claymobile program this school year for Kindergarten and 1st Grade, details below.

    Claymobile for Bache Martin K-1 by Jennifer Zwilling
    With these funds we will bring the world class Claymobile program to all Kindergarten and First Graders at Bache Martin. Claymobile provides high quality ceramic art education that instills a sense of creativity, possibility, and wonder in students.
    https://www.pledgecents.com

3 hours ago

The Winter Social is THIS Saturday! This is ...

The Winter Social is THIS Saturday! This is your last chance to reserve a spot for your Tiger, fill out our online form BEFORE MIDNIGHT TODAY https://goo.gl/forms/YLc7jWlzORujbR3v2 We need volunteers to help us sign in, and distribute hot chocolate to our students. Want to help us in these fun tasks? http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a44aca722a6f58-bachemartin2 https://www.facebook.com/events/137522800247163/

    8TH ANNUAL BACHE-MARTIN SCHOOL WINTER SOCIAL
    Bache-Martin's 8th Annual Winter Social has been rescheduled to February 24th.*** We were notified on Friday that the rink will be closed due to city work this Saturday 1/27 (original date). We are disappointed by and sorry for the last minute change, but we hope you will be able to join us next month for a fun morning on the ice next month instead.
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4 hours ago

#Repost @brewery_techne ・・・ Phoebe's back on...

#Repost @brewery_techne ・・・ Phoebe's back on the menu! #phillycraftbeer #bierdegarde #beer


5 hours ago

“Opportunity is just one of two rovers curren...

“Opportunity is just one of two rovers currently functioning on the Red Planet, along with NASA’s Curiosity rover.” http://bit.ly/2olnNwm

    NASA's Opportunity rover surpasses 5,000 Martian days on the Red Planet
    On Saturday, NASA's Opportunity rover celebrated a monumental anniversary all by itself on the surface of the Red Planet: surviving 5,000 Martian days. It's an incredibly significant milestone for the little-wheeled robot, given the fact that it was only expected to last just 90 days.
    https://www.theverge.com

5 hours ago

Fairmount Park Conservancy shared their video...

This warm weather has us daydreaming about Love Your Park Week! Save the dates for May 12-20. https://loveyourpark.org/

    Fairmount Park Conservancy
    We're pretty sure these amazing park volunteers will inspire you to sign up and lend a hand at a park near you on November 4th for Love Your Park Fall Volunteer Day! bit.ly/LoveYourPark17
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7 hours ago

Brewed a wheat beer today with lemongrass

Brewed a wheat beer today with lemongrass

    Bar Hygge
    Brewed a wheat beer today with lemongrass
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8 hours ago

The Franklin Institute was live.

With the temperature in Philadelphia right now at 74° F (23° C), we figured we would give you a live look from our EarthCam of this beautiful (but unseasonable) weather. http://bit.ly/2EJsXJE

    The Franklin Institute
    With the temperature in Philadelphia right now at 74° F (23° C), we figured we would give you a live look from our EarthCam of this beautiful (but unseasonable) weather. http://bit.ly/2EJsXJE
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8 hours ago

Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio added 2 new ...

Final days to see our current exhibitions - all on view through 6pm Saturday.

    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio, Philadelphia, PA. 2.1K likes. Cultivating an appreciation for art by presenting exhibitions, offering unique decorative and fine art for sale and providing art...
    https://www.facebook.com

8 hours ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

Hey #Philly! Reserve your #FREE ticket to the February #Philly Film Showcase taking place TOMORROW in the Prince Theater Black Box! More information: http://filmadelphia.org/philly-film-showcase/

    Philly Film Showcase - February Short Film Program
    Philly Film Showcase - February Short Film Program
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8 hours ago

Just Announced! DISPATCH returns to the Mann ...

Just Announced! DISPATCH returns to the Mann on September 19th w/ special guests Nahko and Medicine for the People and Scatter Their Own. Tix go on sale next Friday, March 2nd at 10AM 🎶

    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
    Just Announced! DISPATCH returns to the Mann on September 19th w/ special guests Nahko and Medicine for the People and Scatter Their Own. Tix go on sale next Friday, March 2nd at 10AM 🎶
    https://www.facebook.com

8 hours ago

HSA Open Meeting TOMORROW! Haven't been able...

HSA Open Meeting TOMORROW! Haven't been able to make it to the monthly HSA morning meetings? Here's your chance to participate! HSA OPEN MEETING THURSDAY, 6:15pm The Library (Bache building, 2nd floor) See you there!

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    HSA Open Meeting TOMORROW! Haven't been able to make it to the monthly HSA morning meetings? Here's your chance to participate! HSA OPEN MEETING THURSDAY, 6:15pm The Library (Bache building, 2nd...
    https://www.facebook.com

8 hours ago

The Franklin Institute shared their event.

At our next Night Skies in the Observatory event on March 6, 2018, The Franklin Institute’s Chief Digital Officer Susan Poulton will be joined by science educators JoEllen McBride and Meredith Drosback to discuss their experiences as women in the field of astronomy. http://bit.ly/2Bu2FMM

    Night Skies in the Observatory
    Join us for an evening of 'out of this world' astronomy activities hosted by Franklin Institute Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts. Night Skies at the...
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9 hours ago

Why Do Children Ask, 'Why'? | Huffington Post...

Why Do Children Ask, 'Why'? | Huffington Post #learningthroughplay #playmatters #education #parenting https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/why-do-children-ask-why_b_9233266.html

    Why Do Children Ask, 'Why?'
    Have you ever wondered why children ask "why" so often? Even as adults, we question the "why" of many things not in our control. For children, "why" questions help them make sense of the world around them that they are just beginning to learn about. These "why" questions also help spur and accelerate learning.
    https://www.huffingtonpost.com

10 hours ago

#WONKYWEDNESDAY - Did you know more than 1/2 ...

#WONKYWEDNESDAY - Did you know more than 1/2 of Fairmount residents don't take a car to work? That helps facilitate positive health outcomes, lower carbon emissions and provides more opportunities to interact with your neighbors. #activetransportation #iseptaphilly #fairmountforever

    Fairmount CDC
    WONKYWEDNESDAY - Did you know more than 1/2 of Fairmount residents don't take a car to work? That helps facilitate positive health outcomes, lower carbon emissions and provides more opportunities to...
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10 hours ago

The Spring Gardens Community Garden shared th...

DON'T FORGET! Our 1st Annual Seed Swap is THIS SATURDAY! Saturday, February 24, 10am-noon Clemente Recreation Center Classroom See you at the sharing table! https://www.facebook.com/events/155500381776588/

    1st Annual Seed Swap
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11 hours ago

Don’t miss The Franklin Institute’s special l...

Don’t miss The Franklin Institute’s special limited-engagement gallery, “3D Printing the Future” open now through April 3, 2018. http://bit.ly/fut3d

    3D Printing the Future
    From amateur enthusiasts to industrial innovators, 3D printing technology has exploded worldwide-enabling designers and engineers across the globe to reimagine their work and bring new ideas to life. 3D Printing the Future tells the extraordinary story behind the 3D printing craze, showcasing the power of the human imagination through technological advancement.
    https://www.fi.edu

19 hours ago

Aaron Mott posted 1 photo to Flickr:
Dalliance with Light (Andy Farmer) posted 1 photo to Flickr:

26 hours ago

https://ceruleanarts.com/products/watercolor-...

https://ceruleanarts.com/products/watercolor-still-life-with-keith-leitner-2

    Watercolor Still Life with Keith Leitner
    Explore the versatility of watercolor! Work from an engaging floral still life arrangement and learn the tools and techniques of the medium. Brushwork, transparent/opaque painting methods, color, and the variety of papers available will all be covered. Be inspired by a visit to our concurrent exhibition Abloom. Sunday, March 25 9 a.m.
    https://ceruleanarts.com

27 hours ago

Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS Phil...

Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS Philly right now, to catch a note about our partnership with Dance Exchange! And don’t miss BalletX’s annual Dance Exchange performances at Prince Theater, today Feb. 20 & tomorrow Feb. 21, featuring 200 participating Philadelphia Public School students, including Bache-Martin, and a special appearance by BalletX dancers💃✨🎶 RSVP at: https://www.balletx.org/dance-exchange/

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS right now, to catch a note about our partnership with Dance exchange! And don't miss BalletX's annual Dance Exchange​ performances at Prince Theater​, today...
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27 hours ago

Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS righ...

Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS right now, to catch a note about our partnership with Dance exchange! And don’t miss BalletX’s annual Dance Exchange​ performances at Prince Theater​, today Feb. 20 & tomorrow feb 21, featuring 200 participating Philadelphia Public School students, including Bache-Martin, and a special appearance by BalletX dancers💃✨🎶 RSVP at: https://www.balletx.org/dance-exchange/

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    Bache-Martin in the news! Tune into CBS right now, to catch a note about our partnership with Dance exchange! And don't miss BalletX's annual Dance Exchange​ performances at Prince Theater​, today...
    https://www.facebook.com

27 hours ago

Calling all artists: Apply to have your artwo...

Calling all artists: Apply to have your artwork displayed during the 11th annual West Park Arts Fest on June 9! Details below. http://bit.ly/2ERM9s6

    Opportunities - Fairmount Park Conservancy
    Volunteer Ambassadors Fairmount Park Conservancy is currently seeking passionate volunteers to help us spread the word about our upcoming events and programs at local festivals and community events. We are looking for friendly, reliable people that love to meet people and have a passion for Philly's parks. Learn more about the opportunity here.
    https://myphillypark.org

27 hours ago

DON'T FORGET! The Winter Social is this Satur...

DON'T FORGET! The Winter Social is this Saturday! Don't forget to reserve your spot, you have until TOMORROW, Feb 21st! (you can reserve your spot by sending back the permission slip, or by filling out our online form https://goo.gl/forms/YLc7jWlzORujbR3v2 We need volunteers to help us sign in, and distribute hot chocolate to our students. Want to help us in these fun tasks? http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a44aca722a6f58-bachemartin2 https://www.facebook.com/events/137522800247163/

    8TH ANNUAL BACHE-MARTIN SCHOOL WINTER SOCIAL
    Bache-Martin's 8th Annual Winter Social has been rescheduled to February 24th.*** We were notified on Friday that the rink will be closed due to city work this Saturday 1/27 (original date). We are disappointed by and sorry for the last minute change, but we hope you will be able to join us next month for a fun morning on the ice next month instead.
    http://docs.google.com

29 hours ago

Ever wonder why it is that so many storms see...

Ever wonder why it is that so many storms seem to follow the route of Interstate 95? http://theatln.tc/2ohAjNG

    Why Storms Seem to Follow I-95
    The cities and roads are where they are because of what the Fall Line is: a more or less invisible, small, underground cliff-an escarpment-that marks the old edge of the continent. On the Fall Line's west side, the high side, are tough crystalline rocks; on the east side, the low side, are soft, easily moveable sediments.
    https://www.theatlantic.com

29 hours ago

Job Alert: A Blade of Grass is seeking a prog...

Job Alert: A Blade of Grass is seeking a programs and administrative associate who can effectively partner with staff and Fellowship artists to run a smooth office and administer a unique program that nurtures socially engaged art. For more details and to apply, see full details below.

    We're hiring a Programs and Administrative Associate! - A Blade of Grass
    A Blade of Grass is seeking a programs and administrative associate who can effectively partner with staff and Fellowship artists to run a smooth office and administer a unique program that nurtures socially engaged art. Position is full-time, with benefits. Salary up to $36,000, commensurate with experience.
    http://www.abladeofgrass.org

31 hours ago

Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio shared their...

    Cerulean Arts' 6th Annual Juried Exhibition
    Cerulean Arts is seeking entries for its 6th Annual Juried Exhibition. Juror: Patricia Traub ELIGIBILITY:* Art must be original and have been created within th
    https://ceruleanarts.com

32 hours ago

The Franklin Institute shared Philadelphia Sc...

The Philadelphia Science Festival kicks of just two months from today. Who else is ready to #GetNerdyPHL? http://bit.ly/2jeeCL0

    Philadelphia Science Festival 2018
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32 hours ago

OPEN HOUSE THIS WEDNESDAY! February 21st, 201...

OPEN HOUSE THIS WEDNESDAY! February 21st, 2018 - 8:30am Martin building auditorium Most open houses last approximately an hour and a half and include a tour of our facility. We look forward to meeting you, and your future Tiger!

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    OPEN HOUSE THIS WEDNESDAY! February 21st, 2018 - 8:30am Martin building auditorium Most open houses last approximately an hour and a half and include a tour of our facility. We look forward to...
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33 hours ago

Last chance! This Friday is the last day for ...

Last chance! This Friday is the last day for artists and venues to apply for this year's #ArtsCrawl. Learn more at www.fairmountaveartscrawl.com... (deadline for vendors and sponsors on 3/15)

    Fairmount CDC
    Last chance! This Friday is the last day for artists and venues to apply for this year's #ArtsCrawl. Learn more at www.fairmountaveartscrawl.com... (deadline for vendors and sponsors on 3/15)
    https://www.facebook.com

33 hours ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

Join Philadelphia Film Society in celebrating the year in film with our Best Picture Weekend at the Prince. Catch eight of the #BestPicture nominees, all on the biggest screen in Center City from Friday, February 23 to Sunday, February 25: http://filmadelphia.org/best-picture-weekend-at-the-prince/

    PFS Presents Best Picture Weekend at the Prince!
    PFS Presents Best Picture Weekend at the Prince!
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34 hours ago

Thanks to all of the families that joined us ...

Thanks to all of the families that joined us for the free "Play With Purpose" event at Smith yesterday made possible by Temple University PRSSA, TU With Purpose, and lots of fantastic community partners! Learn more about the mission of Smith and With Purpose and the therapeutic values of play in the iHeartRadio interview we recorded with Loraine Ballard Morrill last week! #smithplays #owlswithpurpose #playmatters #learningthrough

    Listen to the Philadelphia Community Podcast Episode - 2-18 Smith Memorial Playground and Play With Purpose on iHeartRadio | iHeartRadio
    Stream the Philadelphia Community Podcast episode, 2-18 Smith Memorial Playground and Play With Purpose, free & on demand on iHeartRadio.
    https://www.iheart.com

34 hours ago

Join longtime friends Steve Martin and Martin...

Join longtime friends Steve Martin and Martin Short for an evening of comedy at the Mann on August 30th featuring Steep Canyon Rangers and Jeff Babko. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10AM 👏🏽 🎉

    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
    Join longtime friends Steve Martin and Martin Short for an evening of comedy at the Mann on August 30th featuring Steep Canyon Rangers and Jeff Babko. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10AM 👏🏽 🎉
    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

On this day in 1986, the first module of the ...

On this day in 1986, the first module of the Mir Space Station entered into Earth’s orbit. Mir, which was occupied for over 4,500 days, was originally a project of the Soviet Union, but ended its 15 years in Earth’s orbit as a project of the Russian Federation in 2001. Mir hosted more than 100 astronauts and cosmonauts and was visited by the American Space Shuttle eleven times. http://bit.ly/2oixSdy

    The Franklin Institute
    On this day in 1986, the first module of the Mir Space Station entered into Earth's orbit. Mir, which was occupied for over 4,500 days, was originally a project of the Soviet Union, but ended its 15...
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35 hours ago

Nine #1 singles, 16 gold/platinum records, an...

Nine #1 singles, 16 gold/platinum records, and induction into the Grand Ole Opry makes Chris Young a very big deal. Catch his Losing Sleep tour here on Saturday, September 29. Tickets on sale Thursday, March 1 at 10AM.

    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
    Nine #1 singles, 16 gold/platinum records, and induction into the Grand Ole Opry makes Chris Young a very big deal. Catch his Losing Sleep tour here on Saturday, September 29. Tickets on sale...
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35 hours ago

In honor of #LoveYourPetDay here’s a sweet mo...

In honor of #LoveYourPetDay here’s a sweet moment of Dr. Albert Barnes enjoying his collection with his trusted dog Fidèle. Barnes first met Fidèle while travelling in Brittany, France. In 1940, Dr. Barnes purchased a home in Chester County, which he named Ker-Feal after the dog he loved so much. Ker-Feal is Breton for “House of Fidèle.” 📷 Pinto Studios. Albert C. Barnes and Fidèle with Henri Matisse's Red Madras Headdress (Le Madras rouge), 1942

    The Barnes Foundation
    In honor of #LoveYourPetDay here's a sweet moment of Dr. Albert Barnes enjoying his collection with his trusted dog Fidèle. Barnes first met Fidèle while travelling in Brittany, France. In 1940, Dr....
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43 hours ago

43 hours ago

  • Science Leadership Academy reviewed by a student

    Science Leadership Academy (S.L.A) is a good school which shows plenty of leadership and success, I applied here and did not get accepted not a big deal. But this school shows a good example of Science, Technology, Entrepreneurship, And Mathematics.

    Science Leadership Academy (2130 Arch St) Published on GreatSchools February 19, 2018 Comment

43 hours ago

Aaron Mott posted 1 photo to Flickr:

46 hours ago

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson shared their even...

    Ending Cash Bail Town Hall at Myers Rec Center
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2 days ago

Bache-Martin Home & School Association added ...

TOMORROW TUESDAY, and WEDNESDAY!! Don’t miss BalletX’s annual Dance Exchange​ performances at Prince Theater​, Feb. 20 & 21, featuring 200 participating Philadelphia Public School students, including Bache-Martin, and a special appearance by BalletX dancers💃✨🎶 RSVP at: https://www.balletx.org/dance-exchange/

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    Bache-Martin Home & School Association. 351 likes. To support the goals and objectives of Bache-Martin Elementary School in Philadelphia, PA.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

"The difference between normal light and what...

"The difference between normal light and what the researchers created is actually best illustrated by the example of a lightsaber like those in the Star Wars universe." http://cnet.co/2o9bFyy

    Science takes a step toward real-life lightsabers
    Researchers from MIT and Harvard in 2013 managed to get photons, which are basically particles of light, to play nice with each other and create a new state of matter. Harnessing such a breakthrough could lead to actual quantum leaps in computing and perhaps even give us a real-world lightsaber.
    https://www.cnet.com

2 days ago

HSA Open Meeting!! Haven't been able to make...

HSA Open Meeting!! Haven't been able to make it to the monthly HSA morning meetings? Here's your chance to participate! HSA OPEN MEETING THURSDAY, 6:15pm The Library (Bache building, 2nd floor) See you there!

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    HSA Open Meeting!! Haven't been able to make it to the monthly HSA morning meetings? Here's your chance to participate! HSA OPEN MEETING THURSDAY, 6:15pm The Library (Bache building, 2nd floor)...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Jae Blaze has worked artists like Rihanna and...

Jae Blaze has worked artists like Rihanna and Kanye West. You can catch her class at the Performance Garage on Feb. 23 at 7:00 PM #phillydance #phlarts http://ow.ly/STOU30is2xn

    The Performance Garage | A Space for Dance
    Our professional dance studio & theater space offer an intimate environment to experience dance. Join us for classes, workshops, rehearsals, and productions!
    http://www.performancegarage.org

2 days ago

OPEN HOUSE THIS WEDNESDAY! Know a family int...

OPEN HOUSE THIS WEDNESDAY! Know a family interested in sending their child to Bache-Martin? Share this post with them! Three open houses remain for this school year: February 21st, 2018 March 6th, 2018 May 10th, 2018 All open houses start at **8:30am**, in the Martin building auditorium (the one story building). Most open houses last approximately an hour and a half and include a tour of our facility.

2 days ago

The Franklin Institute shared their event.

Join us on February 24, 2018 as The Franklin Institute celebrates Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. http://bit.ly/2GPTpmD

    Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at The Franklin Institute
    Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at The Franklin Institute
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2 days ago

Polish astronomer and champion of the helioce...

Polish astronomer and champion of the heliocentric model of the solar system Nicolaus Copernicus was born on this day in 1473. Copernicus’ research, which established that the Earth and the other known planets revolve around the sun, was revolutionary when it was published in 1543 and has since become fundamental to our understanding of the universe and our place in it. Learn more: http://stanford.io/1PTn4Ih IMAGE: Thornton Oakley (American, 1881-1953) | Nicolaus Copernicus | 1940 | The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia

    The Franklin Institute
    Polish astronomer and champion of the heliocentric model of the solar system Nicolaus Copernicus was born on this day in 1473. Copernicus' research, which established that the Earth and the other...
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