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Check out what we have going on this week

Check out what we have going on this week

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Check out what we have going on this week
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2 days ago

International House Philadelphia CEO Josh Sev...

International House Philadelphia CEO Josh Sevin featured in Philadelphia Business Journal this week. Josh discusses what changes may be on the horizon.

    International House Philadelphia | News
    By Michelle Caffrey, Philadelphia Business Journal May 16, 2018 Monday was Josh Sevin's first day on the job as the new CEO of International House Philadelphia (IHP), a nonprofit organization in University City focused on housing more than 1,000 students from around the world in its 14-story building, where it also hosts film screenings, cultural celebrations and other community events.
    http://www.ihousephilly.org

2 days ago

Water Affordability at Penn Day 1: RSVP by May 23!

The workshop will take place on the 4th Floor of the Fisher Fine Arts Building, 220 S. 34th Street,

    Water Affordability at Penn Day 1: RSVP by May 23!
    NOTE: You must register no later than Wednesday, May 2. Join PWD Commissioner Debra McCarty and other utility leaders at The Water Center at Penn to learn about the depths of the water affordability crisis and hear from community and local leaders from around the nation.
    http://planphilly.com

2 days ago

Water Affordability at Penn Day 2: RSVP by May 23!

The workshop will take place on the 4th Floor of the Fisher Fine Arts Building, 220 S. 34th Street

    Water Affordability at Penn Day 2: RSVP by May 23!
    Join water utility leaders at The Water Center at Penn to learn about the depths of the water affordability crisis and hear from community and local leaders from around the nation. Workshop attendees will also discuss solutions for tackling the issue in their communities.
    http://planphilly.com

2 days ago

Come sign up for our next Side-By-Side class ...

Come sign up for our next Side-By-Side class this summer, The Civic Spectrum: Engage. Lead. Empower. An opportunity to learn and engage with several different types of local civic leaders through a seminar style format.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Come sign up for our next Side-By-Side class this summer, The Civic Spectrum: Engage. Lead. Empower. An opportunity to learn and engage with several different types of local civic leaders through a...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Showcasing the largest collection of sharks o...

Showcasing the largest collection of sharks on the East Coast, Shark Awareness Weekend is included with admission and will focus on shark medical care, behaviors and the various species of sharks – all while raising money for sharks conservation and research. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/sharks-take-center-stage-at-nd-annual-shark-conservation-festival-this-mem-p7304-1.htm

    Sharks take center stage at 2nd Annual Shark Conservation Festival this Memorial Day weekend
    Everyone's favorite apex predator will be in the spotlight this Memorial holiday weekend, as Adventure Aquarium prepares to celebrate all things shark from Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

2 days ago

The Couch or 5k II: A Benefit for Misfit Mano...

The Couch or 5k II: A Benefit for Misfit Manor and The Woodlands is back on Saturday, June 2nd! Register by Monday to get bottomless coffee and donuts, win fun prizes, and support two local non-profits.

    https://www.facebook.com

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Hey! Tomorrow is Bike to Work Day! If you're ...

Hey! Tomorrow is Bike to Work Day! If you're biking in University City, stop by and say hello to our people outside the Penn Museum.

    Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
    Philadelphia's annual Bike To Work Day is May 19 - and we at the Bicycle Coalition are excited to lead in this year's ride with local bike commuters, city cyclists, and city leaders and show the world that Philly bikes! As usual, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia will host several Energizer Stations around the city in the ...
    http://bicyclecoalition.org

2 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Cross...

    Evergreen Classicals On Guitar || R. Prasanna classical jukebox
    Listen to Evergreen Classicals On Guitar songs by R. Prasanna. Click Here to share on Facebook : http://bit.ly/29KOSAM ................................................................................................................ 00:00 Gam Ganapathe 06:33 Endaro Mahanubhavulu 18:57 Eva Sudha 26:16 Thanthana 29:41 Vasudevayani 42:45 Theeratha Vilayattu 47:50 Kaliyuga Varadhan 52:04 Appadooruku (Javali) 55:49 English Note Album Name: Evergreen Classicals On Guitar Artist: R.
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3 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Mexic...

We were honored to partner with the Mexican Consulate and Mexican Cultural Center Philadelphia earlier this month. Lightbox Film Center screened a series of shorts entitled Morelia Gender and Sexual Diversity Program and we had a great turnout for the film and our reception. Here is the cultural center's photo album of all the amazing programming from Mexican Week 2018.

    Mexican Cultural Center Philadelphia
    From May 1st-7th, the Consulmex Filadelfia and the Mexican Cultural Center Philadelphia organized the sixth-annual #MexicanWeek in Philadelphia and its surroundings. During which a variety of events...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

University City District added 4 new photos.

Looking for a local CSA? Become a Greensgrow West Farm Share member this summer! Enjoy a convenient, diverse selection of locally grown produce and products from Greensgrow’s farmer partners and Philly’s favorite food artisans. They offer options including weekly or bi-weekly, small or large. All local produce, meat, artisan cheese, coffee, bread, medicinal herbs and more! Pick up occurs at University City Science Center's Innovation Plaza on Fridays from 11-1pm, plus 5 other locations around Philly. For more info go to www.greensgrow.org/summerfarmshare

    University City District
    University City District added a new photo.
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3 days ago

The board will review the progress the Depart...

The board will review the progress the Department of Human Services has made with various reform initiatives. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/mayor-announces-new-dhs-oversight-board-p7305-1.htm

    Mayor Announces New DHS Oversight Board
    The board primarily provides oversight for the city's child welfare system.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

3 days ago

Read how the West Philadelphia branch of Migh...

Read how the West Philadelphia branch of Mighty Writers helped Tre Jenkins earn a full ride to Harvard, by Helen Ubiñas from philly.com.

    From bullies and shelters to Harvard on a full ride | Helen Ubiñas
    Well, the bullies got one thing right. They used to taunt Richard "Tre" Jenkins by calling him "Harvard," a dig at the bookworm whose smarts made him a constant target. And come September, that's where Jenkins will be - on a full ride. How you like him now, bullies?
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

Mark Twain in Germantown, the Philadelphia Ch...

Mark Twain in Germantown, the Philadelphia Children's Festival, International Museum Day, feminist flamenco and more in this week's Notes on Music. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/notes-on-music-p7301-95.htm The Arden Theatre Company Annenberg Center Live The Savoy Company, Pennsylvania Ballet

    Notes on Music ♫
    A roundup of musical and cultural events in Philadelphia this week.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

3 days ago

Get inspired by some of our "permanent reside...

Get inspired by some of our "permanent residents" like artist Jesse Wilcox Smith, and create a collaborative zine this Sunday with The Soapbox: Community Print Shop & Zine Library during our Movers & Shakers Zine Workshop. Register here by Friday, May 18th: https://bit.ly/2rMzlKO

    Jessie Wilcox Smith & The Red Rose Girls
    As part of our Halloween celebrations this year we're focusing on some of the incredible women who are buried here at The Woodlands. Curio Theater Company is bringing to life the stories of five "Wicked Women of The Woodlands" by exploring what it meant to be an independent, courageous,
    http://woodlandsphila.org

3 days ago

It's common for people who abuse prescription...

It's common for people who abuse prescription drugs to take them from other people's medicine cabinets. A new Take Back Box gives University City residents the opportunity to properly dispose of old prescription drugs to prevent abuse. http://ucreview.com/prescription-drug-takeback-box-program-p7813-1.htm

    Prescription drug Take-Back Box program
    The University of Pennsylvania and Penn Health System are isntalling a takeback box on campus.
    http://ucreview.com

3 days ago

University City District shared West Philadel...

Don't miss a great chance to apply to jump-start your career with a position at Children's Hospital!

    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.
    https://www.universitycity.org

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Powelton Village shared their photo.

Powelton Plant swap Saturday (Rain Date Sunday)! 10am to noon at Drexel Park. Bring and share exceess perennials, bulbs, herbs, seeds, or houseplants (please label items)! 10:00 – 11:00 Drop off plants, view selections, drink some coffee with neighbors 11:00 – 11:30 Plant Swap 11:30 – 12:00 Stick around for Q&A with fellow plant enthusiasts Stay tuned for an update Saturday morning for potential rain date postponement.

    Powelton Village
    (i.e focusing on the good)
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries

3605 Spruce St.

3000 Market St.

3401 Spruce St.

This article has 25 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

1575 N. 52nd St.

3862 Sydenham St.

1849 S. 12th St.

4322 Market St.

6311 Lansdowne Ave.

1127 N 40th St.

1265 E Chelten Ave.

2955 Market St.

4640 Roosevelt Blvd.

7288 Woodland Ave.

1332 N. 9th St. UNIT #6

2024 S 68th St.

412 S 54th St.

5140 Market St.

1526 Race St.

2900 N Bonsall St.

184 E Evergreen Ave.

3201 N Randolph St.

138 N 10th St.

200 S 38th St.

1455 Franklin Mills Cir.

4353 N 5th St.

1337 S 58th St.

5562 Chancellor St.

7142 Frankford Ave.

    Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries
    Pretzels are part of the cultural fabric of Philadelphia. They are an essential at every office party, Sunday afternoon football spread, and the preferred anytime snack for kids and adults. In this round of Clean Plates' reports on inspections of city eateries, one establishment crossed a line and served up pretzels from an unknown source.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

The Philadelphia Independent Film Awards. fea...

The Philadelphia Independent Film Awards. features films - and stories - from all over the world. http://ucreview.com/philadelphia-independent-film-awards-celebrates-stories-from-around-the-wor-p7812-86.htm International House Philadelphia

    Philadelphia Independent Film Festival celebrates stories from around the world
    This month, the Philadelphia Independent Film Awards enters its third year with two days of screenings and awards show this week. With 116 submissions from around the globe, the feature-length movies, short films, music videos and more this year cover the kinds of topics that won't make it to the multiplex.
    http://ucreview.com

4 days ago

The Dornsife Center Senior Group is an opport...

The Dornsife Center Senior Group is an opportunity to plan intergenerational activities to build relationships and share mutual support. Join us this Friday, May 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m as we discuss gardening and fresh foods.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    The Dornsife Center Senior Group is an opportunity to plan intergenerational activities to build relationships and share mutual support. Join us this Friday, May 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m as we...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Now a West Philadelphia resident, Hazim Hader...

Now a West Philadelphia resident, Hazim Haderman went from being a kid in North Philly riding his bike through Temple University's campus to that school's first Rhodes Scholar. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/taking-every-opportunity-the-story-behind-temple-universitys-first-rhodes-p7300-1.htm

    Taking every opportunity: The story behind Temple University's first Rhodes Scholar
    Hazim Hardeman is Temple University's first Rhodes Scholar. Here's how he got there.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

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5 days ago

University City about to get Philly’s second ...

University City about to get Philly’s second &Pizza at the former site of Capigiro.

    Washington, D.C. pizza restaurant, &pizza, to open 2nd spot in University City - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Philadelphia will get another slice of Washington, D.C., when restaurant chain &pizza opens its second area location. The fast-casual restaurant chain, pronounced "and pizza," first entered the Philadelphia market in 2016 when it signed a lease for nearly 2,400-square-feet of space at 1430 Walnut St.
    https://www.bizjournals.com

5 days ago

Learn the art of book making and create a col...

Learn the art of book making and create a collaborative zine inspired by the lives of some movers and shakers buried at The Woodlands this Sunday from 10am - 1pm. Limited space is still available for the Movers & Shakers Zine Workshop with The Soapbox: Community Print Shop & Zine Library! Details and registration here: https://woodlandsphila.ticketleap.com/zine-workshop/

    Movers & Shakers Zine Workshop
    Join us for a workshop to learn about the basics of single sheet book structures often used in artists books and zines with teaching artist J Pascoe from The Soapbox. After covering the ins and outs of 10-12 different books, class participants will come together to make a collaborative zine based on the various (and exciting!)
    https://woodlandsphila.ticketleap.com

5 days ago

Voting in today’s primaries? Here’s where to ...

Voting in today’s primaries? Here’s where to find your polling stations.

    The Philadelphia VoterApp Presented by the Philadelphia City Commissioners
    You can use the Philadelphia VoterApp to find out your polling place and learn who represents you in local, state and federal government. Simply type in the address at which you are registered to vote in the search box at the top and hit enter. The VoterApp will do the rest!
    https://www.philadelphiavotes.com

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