2 hours ago

Cocktail of the Week is looking pretty, prett...

Cocktail of the Week is looking pretty, pretty, pretty good: Blue Coat, St. Germaine, prosecco, black pepper honey, lemon, Thai basil. #phillycocktails #barhygge

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    Cocktail of the Week is looking pretty, pretty, pretty good: Blue Coat, St. Germaine, prosecco, black pepper honey, lemon, Thai basil. #phillycocktails #barhygge
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3 hours ago

Something to brighten your summer: Oval+, an ...

Something to brighten your summer: Oval+, an initiative of @philaparkandrec and @myphillypark is an outdoor space open to all, right across the Barnes! Starting tomorrow July 19 through Aug. 19, swing by to chillax under the “Canopy at the Barnes,” an installation designed by @shiftspacedesign. On Thursday afternoons, we’re hosting free live music by the Philadelphia Jazz Project so BYO lunch! More at barnesfoundation.org/what’s-on

    The Barnes Foundation
    Something to brighten your summer: Oval+, an initiative of @philaparkandrec and @myphillypark is an outdoor space open to all, right across the Barnes! Starting tomorrow July 19 through Aug. 19,...
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4 hours ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse added 2...

We are happy to be partnering with The Philadelphia School this summer to run the Backyard Bugs camp at Smith -- a special opportunity for 3-5 year olds to participate in games, art projects and activities that teach them how bugs live, move, and eat. Our campers had a great first day today and we look forward to having them back next week! #smithplays #backyardbugs

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5 hours ago

It is a beautiful evening for Bernstein: Broa...

It is a beautiful evening for Bernstein: Broadway & Beyond w/ The Philadelphia Orchestra! Doors: 6PM, Show: 8PM. Tickets start at just $20. Picnics welcome! We'll see you tonight 🎻

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6 hours ago

Fairmount Park Conservancy added 3 new photos...

What a beautiful day to get a sneak peek of The Oval! The biggest season yet opens this FRIDAY at 5pm! Learn more at http://theovalphl.org/

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    Fairmount Park Conservancy added a new photo.
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6 hours ago

“On Sept. 22, 2017, a particle known as a neu...

“On Sept. 22, 2017, a particle known as a neutrino zinged down from the sky and through the ice of Antarctica at nearly the speed of light, setting off a cascade of alarms in an array of detectors called IceCube.” https://nyti.ms/2NJJJNH

    It Came From a Black Hole, and Landed in Antarctica
    For the first time, astronomers followed cosmic neutrinos into the fire-spitting heart of a supermassive blazar. It was the smallest bullet you could possibly imagine, a subatomic particle weighing barely more than a thought. It had been fired out of a gravitational gun barrel by a cosmic blunderbuss, a supermassive black hole.
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7 hours ago

More growth for the local biotech community! ...

More growth for the local biotech community! Johnson & Johnson has chosen the Pennovation Center as the home for its JPOD, a networking hub bridging the work of J&J researchers and the local life sciences community. Technically Philly has the details.

    Johnson & Johnson to open its first US 'networking hub' at Pennovation - Technical.ly Philly
    Johnson & Johnson announced Wednesday it has picked the University of Pennsylvania's Pennovation Center to house its first U.S.-based JPOD, a networking hub that looks to create a bridge between J&J researchers and the local life sciences community.
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7 hours ago

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    Jim Conner: Street Box
    Street Box, archival pigment print by Jim Conner; Limited Edition of 3 plus 1 Artist's Proof. From Cerulean Arts' 6th Annual Juried Exhibition, Patricia Traub, Juror, June 20 - July 28, 2018. Note: Print will ship at end of exhibition. H 20" x W 30"
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8 hours ago

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    Karen Aumann: Animal, Vegetable & Mineral
    Animal, Vegetable & Mineral, ceramic, sand and mountain maple detritus sculpture by Karen Aumann. From Cerulean Arts' 6th Annual Juried Exhibition, Patricia Traub, Juror, June 20 - July 28, 2018. Honorable Mention recipient. Note: Sculpture will ship at end of exhibition. H 13" x W 20" x D 20"
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8 hours ago

Service Announcement: There is now an Indego ...

Service Announcement: There is now an Indego station at 21st and Winter next to the Franklin Institute! Thank you all for your patience as we worked to get this station back up and running! Happy riding!

    Indego
    Service Announcement: There is now an Indego station at 21st and Winter next to the Franklin Institute! Thank you all for your patience as we worked to get this station back up and running! Happy riding!
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9 hours ago

FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social

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    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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9 hours ago

Ballet and urban pop culture go hand-in-hand ...

Ballet and urban pop culture go hand-in-hand in Chocolate Ballerina Co.'s "Premier Prima," July 27 at 8 PM #phlarts #phillydance #urbanballet http://ow.ly/paQ330kPMPh

    PREMIER PRIMA | Chocolate Ballerina Co. | Performance Garage
    Our professional dance studio & theater space offer an intimate environment to experience dance. Join us for classes, workshops, rehearsals, and productions!
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9 hours ago

Purchase or Renew Your Smith Membership to Ge...

Purchase or Renew Your Smith Membership to Get Half-Price Kidchella Tickets! Did you know that Smith members get half-price Kidchella Music Festival 2018 (Rain or Shine) tickets? The next concert is this Friday, July 20 and will feature Grammy-nominated educational Hip Hop duo Alphabet Rockers and family friendly R&B group Shine & the Moonbeams. Renew today to see them and August performers Red Yarn and Baby in Tune live at a great price in addition to FREE household admission to other Smith events throughout the year! #kidchella #smithplays #membership #donate #supportsmith #playmatters Learn more and purchase/renew a membership at: http://smithplayground.org/membership

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    Purchase or Renew Your Smith Membership to Get Half-Price Kidchella Tickets! Did you know that Smith members get half-price Kidchella Music Festival 2018 (Rain or Shine) tickets? The next concert is...
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9 hours ago

The Barnes Foundation added 2 new photos.

Calling all film buffs: If you haven’t seen our Renoir exhibition exposing the intersections between painting and cinema, don't miss the show’s final weeks! Here’s an interesting fact from The Criterion Collection: “One of the juxtapositions in the exhibition sets Pierre-Auguste’s 1876 painting 'The Swing' next to a clip from Jean’s 1936 film 'A Day in the Country.' To shoot the film’s most famous scene, Renoir had a contraption set up that would allow his cinematographer to sway along with his young actress on an outdoor swing.” #DadandMe 🔎Checkout screenings of Jean Renoir films at Lightbox Film Center, now through September 3rd. ➡️ Book tickets: http://bit.ly/Renoir-Father-Son 🔗 Read The Criterion Collection review: https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/5719-juxtaposing-pierre-auguste-and-jean-renoir

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    The Barnes Foundation added a new photo.
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9 hours ago

Free jazz and fun returns to Lancaster Avenue...

Free jazz and fun returns to Lancaster Avenue this weekend with the People's Emergency Center (PEC) Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival!

    The Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival Returns This Saturday
    Now in its 12th year, the Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival brings music to Powelton Village this Saturday, July 21. Taking place at Saunders Park Greene at 39th Street and Powelton Avenue, the festival promises a day of free music and dance performances, children's activities, marketplace shopping and eats from food trucks.
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9 hours ago

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    Ryan Almodovar: Weda 2
    Weda 2, oil on panel painting by Ryan Almodovar. From Cerulean Arts' 6th Annual Juried Exhibition, Patricia Traub, Juror, June 20 - July 28, 2018. Note: Painting will ship at end of exhibition. H 10" x W 8"
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10 hours ago

Location, Location, Location: Serving our Communities Across Five Campuses

Have you ever visited our Jewish Federation headquarters at 2100 Arch St. in Center City? If you’ve passed through our glass doors, you’ve doubtless noticed that we’re housed in the Jewish Community Services Building.

    Location, Location, Location: Serving our Communities Across Five Campuses - Jewish Exponent
    Have you ever visited our Jewish Federation headquarters at 2100 Arch St. in Center City? If you've passed through our glass doors, you've doubtless noticed that we're housed in the Jewish Community Services Building. There's good reason for that name. Our building serves not just as our own home base, but as home base for ...
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10 hours ago

Do you know a leader of color doing great thi...

Do you know a leader of color doing great things in the city of brotherly love and beyond? Nominate them for Generocity's 2018 Leader List 👏🏽😁

    Nominate a Philly leader of color to be recognized in Generocity's 2018 Leader List - Generocity Philly
    For the past three summers, Generocity has spent one dedicated month reporting on people of color doing important work in Philadelphia's social impact sector. We do this year-round, of course, but the goal behind "leaders of color month" of each year's editorial calendar is to highlight diversity in the communities we cover - nonprofits, philanthropy, social enterprises, local government and the like - even more than we usually do.
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11 hours ago

Yes indeed, it's in the on-deck circle.

Yes indeed, it's in the on-deck circle.

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    Yes indeed, it's in the on-deck circle.
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12 hours ago

Shakespeare in Clark Park will present the ge...

Shakespeare in Clark Park will present the gender-bending comedy Twelfth Night four nights next week! The free performances begin at 7 pm.

    Twelfth Night
    Shakespeare in Clark Park brings free productions of Shakespeare's plays to one of Philadelphia's most beautiful parks.
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14 hours ago

Astronaut John Glenn was born on this day in ...

Astronaut John Glenn was born on this day in 1921. Glenn, one of NASA’s original class of astronauts, flew in the capsule Friendship 7 in 1962, becoming the first American to orbit Earth. Glenn also holds the record as the oldest person to travel in space when he joined the crew of the Space Shuttle Discovery in 1998 at the age of 77. Learn more: https://go.nasa.gov/2uvKtPg IMAGE: John Glenn in Orbit | 1962 | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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    Astronaut John Glenn was born on this day in 1921. Glenn, one of NASA's original class of astronauts, flew in the capsule Friendship 7 in 1962, becoming the first American to orbit Earth. Glenn also...
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24 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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29 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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30 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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30 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

    The Franklin Institute
    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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31 hours ago

Don't miss a chance to network with local pro...

Don't miss a chance to network with local professionals while enjoying food and drinks at City Tap University City, one of University City's premier beer bars!

    University City MIX Networking Happy Hour at City Tap House
    University City District's networking event series MIX returns on Thursday, July 19 to City Tap House (3925 Walnut Street) from 5:30-7:30 PM. Network with other professionals in the area and enjoy drink specials and patio games on the deck at City Tap House, one of University City's top beer bars.
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31 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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33 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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33 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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34 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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35 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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35 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

    The Barnes Foundation
    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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35 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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36 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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36 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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36 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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2 days 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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2 days 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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2 days ago

University City District shared West Philadel...

Another job training opportunity with the West Philadelphia Skills Initiative!

    Opportunities for Job Seekers
    Who should apply? Caring and motivated individuals who have professional experience working with children. What is WPSI? The West Philadelphia Skills Initiative is a training program which connects you to the tools, behaviors and supports you need to build a career that can change your life, your family and your community.
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2 days 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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2 days 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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2 days 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

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    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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2 days ago

Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about a...

Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about audio recording and production with guidance from Drexel students and staff during our new open lab hours!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Come to the Dornsife Center and learn about audio recording and production with guidance from Drexel students and staff during our new open lab hours!
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2 days 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

    The Barnes Foundation
    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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2 days ago

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

Where:Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

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

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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: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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3 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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3 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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3 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

    The Franklin Institute
    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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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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