24 min ago

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root B...

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their house-made Root Beer in a drinking cup made by Resident Artist, Daniel Ricardo Teran. This hand-made cup, inspired by a historical Root Beer cup in the Franklin Fountain collection, is included in the ticket price. Tickets available here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/handcrafted/1988

    The Clay Studio
    Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their...
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39 min ago

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are br...

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new water fountain, organizational changes, policies, and much more. Featured here is a memorandum related to the archaeological investigation at El Morro, which is part of the San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico. This memo details the work that has already been performed and also includes photographic attachments to document progress made on the dig. Check out the rest of this memo here: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/40304916. Want to learn more about our holdings? You can check out our online catalog (www.catalog.archives.gov) and make an appointment to view our holdings at the National Archives at Philadelphia by calling (215) 305-2044 or emailing philadelphia.archives@nara.gov. This post was written by Megan Kelly, Research and Writing Intern with the National Archives at Philadelphia. #NationalMemoDay #Memo #Memorandum #FindYourPark #NPS

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new...
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22 hours ago

Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival fr...

Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival from Douglas Peltzman. Shop this and more new arrivals here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/collections/55/New%20Arrivals

    The Clay Studio
    Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival from Douglas Peltzman. Shop this and more new arrivals here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/collections/55/New%20Arrivals
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22 hours ago

The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promo...

The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promotes art in wood and we need you to help plant the seeds to grow. The Center is giving away FREE seeds to start your own vegetables and plants. By participating in the Seed Campaign we encourage you to become a member, by doing so, you’ll receive a special offer to use in our Museum Store. To learn more go to http://ow.ly/3BG430jS88Z

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promotes art in wood and we need you to help plant the seeds to grow. The Center is giving away FREE seeds to start your own vegetables and plants. By...
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26 hours ago

25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28

Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:Various locations including National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street

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

Where:The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street

Where:The Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th Street

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Garden, 1438 South Street

...through Memorial Day at this sprawling green space in South Philadelphia at the corner of Broad Street and Pattison Avenue (across the street from AT&T Station and the sports complex...

Where:FDR Park, 1500 Pattison Avenue & S. Broad Street

Where:The Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Morgan's Pier, 221 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Cruiser Olympia at Independence Seaport Museum, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Philadelphia Building, 1315 Walnut Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including National Mechanics, 2701, 22 S. 3rd Street

Where:Bok Bar, 800 Mifflin Street

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Lithuanian Music Hall Association, 2715 E. Allegheny Avenue

Where:Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, 601 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Morris Arboretum, 100 E. Northwestern Avenue

    25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28
    Sail Philadelphia | Photo by M. Stanley for Delaware River Waterfront Corporation Memorial Day weekend happenings, a free fireworks show, Sail Philadelphia, opening of Bok Bar and more... Memorial Day weekend welcomes the unofficial start of summer - and there's no shortage of awesome things to do.
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26 hours ago

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this ...

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this Thursday, 5/24 at 7pm. Principal Feggins is coming to the meeting to talk about our school. Hope to see you at the community center!

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46 hours ago

The Center for Art in Wood shared their post....

In just a few weeks the Windgate ITE International Residence program will begin.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center is excited about the arrival of the 23rd year of the Windgate ITE International Residency Program. Learn more about the 2018 and 2019 fellows by following the link. https://conta.cc/2FCmNe2
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47 hours ago

We are seeking motivated makers to join our t...

We are seeking motivated makers to join our team! The Work Exchange program provides young artists with an intensely focused, self-directed technical educational study in exchange for working with The Clay Studio’s educational programs. APPLICATION IS DUE JUNE 1ST! *** there is no application fee so what's stopping you?! More information and the application is available here: https://www.theclaystudio.org/apply/artist-program/work-exchange-program Photo of past Work Exchange Artist and current Gallery and Retail Assistant, Corrine Kula.

    The Clay Studio
    We are seeking motivated makers to join our team! The Work Exchange program provides young artists with an intensely focused, self-directed technical educational study in exchange for working with...
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2 days ago

2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEALING LATERAL PA20181350971(APT)"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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3 days ago

We have amazing pieces coming in for The Clay...

We have amazing pieces coming in for The Clay Studio National including these beauties from Adam Chau. More information is available here: https://www.theclaystudio.org/exhibitions/the-clay-studio-national-2018

    The Clay Studio
    We have amazing pieces coming in for The Clay Studio National including these beauties from Adam Chau. More information is available here:...
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3 days ago

The Clay Studio shared Annenberg Center Live'...

Check out this photo of our Hands On Clay - Children’s Festival: Claymation, catch us there today from 10am - 3pm. Thanks for the photo Annenberg Center Live!

    Annenberg Center Live
    Annenberg Center Live added a new photo - with The Clay Studio.
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3 days ago

Stop by the Center and experience this unusua...

Stop by the Center and experience this unusual retrospective, Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. The exhibition features Mississippi's sculptures, paintings, prints and artists books. Running now through July 21st.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Stop by the Center and experience this unusual retrospective, Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. The exhibition features Mississippi's sculptures, paintings, prints and artists books. Running now...
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4 days ago

Our Teaching Artist, Janice Strawder is showi...

Our Teaching Artist, Janice Strawder is showing her work in "Contemporary Tile and Mosaic”, an exhibit of six local tile/mosaic artists who are masters of this fine craft. The exhibit was curated and installed by Janice. Janice started at The Clay Studio in 1994 as a Resident Artist, and is now approaching 25 years of teaching at TCS! Go check out this show!

    The Clay Studio
    Our Teaching Artist, Janice Strawder is showing her work in "Contemporary Tile and Mosaic", an exhibit of six local tile/mosaic artists who are masters of this fine craft. The exhibit was curated and...
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4 days ago

The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18t...

The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18th.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18th.
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4 days ago

Join us for Hands On Clay - Children’s Festiv...

Join us for Hands On Clay - Children’s Festival: Claymation at Annenberg Center Live for some Claymation fun! Thursday, May 17th - Saturday May 19th from 10:30 AM - 1 PM on weekdays and 10 AM - 3 PM on Saturday.

    The Clay Studio
    Join us for Hands On Clay - Children's Festival: Claymation at Annenberg Center Live for some Claymation fun! Thursday, May 17th - Saturday May 19th from 10:30 AM - 1 PM on weekdays and 10 AM - 3 PM...
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4 days ago

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's review of V...

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's review of Vista Peru, one of Old City's new restaurants! 🍽️

    Playing Favorites: Vista Peru Reviewed
    There are people out there who love Peruvian food, and there are people who've never tried it. No one falls in between. Vista Peru is a potato lover's paradise. All Peruvian restaurants are, really. They're places where the potato is taken in strange new directions - used as filling, like bread, as a center-plate star - and respected as the miraculous tuber it is.
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4 days ago

June starts the 23rd year of the Windgate ITE...

June starts the 23rd year of the Windgate ITE International Residency. Here's an image looking back at the 2016 Fellows during the gallery talk for allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2016. To learn more about the residency go to - http://ow.ly/E51z30jZF9Q To view allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2016 go to - http://ow.ly/oYfZ30jZF6A

    The Center for Art in Wood
    June starts the 23rd year of the Windgate ITE International Residency. Here's an image looking back at the 2016 Fellows during the gallery talk for allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2016. To learn more...
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5 days ago

Want to learn more about conducting genealogi...

Want to learn more about conducting genealogical research through NARA’s online catalog? Check out the new page on our website that provides helpful information about how to use our catalog: https://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/catalog-guide

    National Archives Catalog Guide for Genealogists and Family Historians
    The National Archives holds historical U.S. government documents (federal, congressional, and presidential records) that are created or received by the President and his staff, by Congress, by employees of Federal government agencies, and by the Federal courts in the course of their official duties.
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5 days ago

The Woman. The Myth. The Legend. The ROGUE. T...

The Woman. The Myth. The Legend. The ROGUE. Take a look at how Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka went rogue in 2018. A tribute video to 2018 Theater Lovers Fete honoree Blanka Zizka.

    The Wilma Theater
    The Woman. The Myth. The Legend. The ROGUE. Take a look at how Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka went rogue in 2018. A tribute video to 2018 Theater Lovers Fete honoree Blanka Zizka.
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5 days ago

  • OPERATIONS PERMIT

    ERECTION OF TENT 4/28/18. DATE OF EVENT 5/01/18. DATE DISASSEMBLED 7/2/18. TENT SIZE 1 @ 20X30, 3 @ 15X15

    200 N 6TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18t...

The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18th.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center will open at noon, Friday, May 18th.
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5 days ago

The Clay Studio added 5 new photos.

Our Community Show ends on Sunday, May 20th. Thank you to all who participated!

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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5 days ago

"Today’s corporal sequence felt like a (welco...

"Today’s corporal sequence felt like a (welcome) scale model of a “real”-world battle: a constant, inner battle between corporal and mental/goal-oriented desire." Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual takes us inside his experience in the HotHouse Intensive. Go further with your theater training with the HotHouse this June in a three week Intensive with HotHouse Company members and teachers. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins

    HotHouse Intensive: Meeting Myself
    Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual took part in a HotHouse Intensive this winter. He documented the experience through daily reflections and photos that will be shared as blog posts as we prepare for the Summer Intensive. Alrighty!
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5 days ago

LIVING. ADVENTUROUS. ART. The 2018/19 Season ...

LIVING. ADVENTUROUS. ART. The 2018/19 Season promises to be an unparalleled theatrical journey. See all four shows at a great price. --> https://goo.gl/wXS2U6

    2018/2019 Season | The Wilma Theater
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6 days ago

BZ BZ, oh what you do for American theatre! ...

BZ BZ, oh what you do for American theatre! Artistic Director Blanka Zizka will be a part of a American Theatre magazine panel of immigrants and first-generation Americans working in the theatre to discuss their work and what it signifies in an age of rising anti-immigrant hysteria and violence.

    AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre
    On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu, Immigrants and refugees are woven into the fabric of American identity, and American theatre has always reflected that, from Yiddish theatre to El Teatro Campesino to and the Ufot cycle.
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6 days ago

buzmurdockgeotag posted 5 photos to Flickr:

6 days ago

The Clay Studio added 2 new photos.

It’s an exciting season for the arts in Philly! #PIFA2018 is almost here, and so is The Clay Studio National! Take a look at the beautiful guide that appeared in The New York Times, with a page showcasing the National exhibition coming to #theclaystudiophl starting May 26.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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6 days ago

Old City District shared Plough & the Stars's...

Congrats to Plough & the Stars and owner Marion Ryder for the nomination for Irish America's Favourite Big Impact Small Business - see more info below!

    Irish Small Business Big Impact 50
    Irish Small Business Big Impact 50, Philadelphia, Friday 18 May 2018 in association with Irish Business Chamber and Network and premier business partner MRP Philadelphia's largest Irish-owned business. The Irish Echo and the Irish American Business Chamber and Network are joining forces to bring the 2018 Irish Small Business Big Impact 50 Awards to Philadelphia on Friday 18 May.
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6 days ago

A lot of surprises and fun was had last night...

A lot of surprises and fun was had last night at The Wilma Theater Lover’s Fete. More photos to come! #wilmafete

    The Wilma Theater
    A lot of surprises and fun was had last night at The Wilma Theater Lover's Fete. More photos to come! #wilmafete
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6 days ago

Collection Highlight: Title: Wrapt Artist: Ro...

Collection Highlight: Title: Wrapt Artist: Robert Chatelain Date: 1999 Materials: Bigleaf maple burl, epoxy resin, powdered pigments, mica, gold leaf Dimensions: 14" x 5" You can see this piece by Robert Chatelain and more in our Museum Collection of over 1,100 objects. You can also view and search our Collection online at http://ow.ly/DVui30jDDp9 Open Tues - Sat, 10 am - 5 pm.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Collection Highlight: Title: Wrapt Artist: Robert Chatelain Date: 1999 Materials: Bigleaf maple burl, epoxy resin, powdered pigments, mica, gold leaf Dimensions: 14" x 5" You can see this piece by...
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6 days ago

The Clay Studio added 8 new photos.

Our Hand Crafted Mother's Day Succulent Workshop was a great way to celebrate Mother's Day! Thank you to all of the families that participated and a huge thank you to Jessica Kim from Bucks County Flowers + Things for leading the workshop and Brian Giniewski for creating the beautiful ombre planters. Registration for our next Hand Crafted event is available here (you wont want to miss this summer fun): https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/hand-crafted

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    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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6 days ago

The Wilma Theater updated their cover photo.

    The Wilma Theater
    The Wilma Theater updated their cover photo.
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May 15

Join us for Opening Day at Farmers Market at ...

Join us for Opening Day at Farmers Market at Christ Church on Wednesday, May 16! 🍎🥦🍞 https://bit.ly/2JNiuzc

    Old City District
    Join us for Opening Day at Farmers Market at Christ Church on Wednesday, May 16! 🍎🥦🍞 https://bit.ly/2JNiuzc
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May 14

Brian F. Dolan, 45, Philadelphia firefighter and Navy veteran

Memorial donations may be made to the Philadelphia Fire Fighters’ and Paramedics Union, Local 22 Widow’s Fund, 415 N. Fifth St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19123. Checks should be made out to Local 22 Charitable Trust.

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Mr. Dolan, a skilled handyman, was at the friend’s residence in the 800 block of Fanshawe Street when he fell. He died at 12:18 p.m. in the emergency room at Einstein Medical Center. The cause of death was blunt impact and the fall ruled accidental by the Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office.

...followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at Wetzel and Son Funeral Home, 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge. The service will be conducted by Charles R. Lindsay, a Philadelphia fire chaplain and...

    Brian F. Dolan, 45, Philadelphia firefighter and Navy veteran
    Brian F. Dolan, 45, of Fox Chase, a decorated Navy veteran and Philadelphia firefighter for the last 15 years, died Thursday, May 10, of injuries sustained in a fall from a ladder while helping a friend with a home-maintenance job. Mr. Dolan, a skilled handyman, was at the friend's residence in the 800 block of Fanshawe Street when he fell.
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May 14

our FRESH! NEW! LOOK! for spring

our FRESH! NEW! LOOK! for spring

    The Clay Studio
    our FRESH! NEW! LOOK! for spring
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May 14

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp...

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at: http://nolibsrec.org/wp/summer-camp/t-shirt-design-contest/ Email your design to nolibscamp@gmail.com

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at:...
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May 14

Tune in to our page tonight as we stream part...

Tune in to our page tonight as we stream parts of The Wilma Theater Lover's Fête including a special performance from the Wilma All Stars! #wilmafete

    The Wilma Theater
    Tune in to our page tonight as we stream parts of The Wilma Theater Lover's Fête including a special performance from the Wilma All Stars! #wilmafete
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May 14

The Center for Art in Wood added 3 new photos...

GET TO KNOW: Miriam Seidel - "Miriam Seidel is a writer, curator, librettist, and longtime sci-fi fan. Her novel, The Speed of Clouds, debuted from New Door Books in April 2018. She wrote the libretto for an opera about the visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, performed in Belgrade, New York, and Philadelphia, and a sci-fi radio play for New American Radio. She’s written about visual arts and performance for Art in America, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and other publications, and her writing has won fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts." (Curator's Statement) You can see Seidel's current exhibition she curated here at the Center, Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time now through July 21st. To learn more about Miriam Seidel and to order her book visit her blog at http://miriamseidel.com/

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center for Art in Wood added a new photo.
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May 14

Happy #MUGSHOTMONDAY with these new mugs from...

Happy #MUGSHOTMONDAY with these new mugs from Kristen Kieffer Ceramics. Shop these and other new arrivals here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/collections/55/New%20Arrivals;jsessionid=661722310CA5BCD79D09F7069D003A46

    The Clay Studio
    Happy #MUGSHOTMONDAY with these new mugs from Kristen Kieffer Ceramics. Shop these and other new arrivals here:...
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May 14

The Wilma Theater updated their cover photo.

    The Wilma Theater
    The Wilma Theater updated their cover photo.
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May 14

Wanted: Suspect for Arson in the 6th District [VIDEO]

...a fire that occurred outside a loading dock area of the Yards Brewery located at 456 North 5th Street. The fire occurred on March 17, 2018 at 4:17 am, when an unknown individual...

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Arson in the 6th District [VIDEO]
    The City Wide Arson Task Force is investigating a fire that occurred outside a loading dock area of the Yards Brewery located at 456 North 5th Street. The fire occurred on March 17, 2018 at 4:17 am, when an unknown individual set fire to a dumpster.
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May 14

25+ Wonderful Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 14-20

Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

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Where:Various events including New Hope Ferry Market, 32 South Main Street, New Hope

Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street

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

Where:Fernhill Park, 4600 Morris Street

Where:Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Intersection of Cottman and Rising Sun avenues

Where:Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut Street

Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street

Where:Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street

Where:TECH Freire Charter School, 2221 N. Broad Street

Where:The Schmidt's Commons, 1001 N. 2nd Street

    25+ Wonderful Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 14-20
    Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival | Photo by Ilana Waber for Rittenhouse Row The South 9th Street Italian Market Festival, Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival, free museum admission and more... Are you as excited as we are for this absolutely jam-packed week and weekend in Philadelphia? Five (!)
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