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Honored to receive the W.E.B. Dubois Award wi...

Honored to receive the W.E.B. Dubois Award with @wallo267 by the I Care Academy ✊🏾💪🏾


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So what are you waiting for?! Get your ticket...

So what are you waiting for?! Get your tickets now and join us for FoCA Night Out 2018 on March 24th, from 7-11pm at the Trinity Center for Urban Life! Drink, eat, and dance to the The Real Feel Band while supporting Chester Arthur and public school education in Philadelphia! Come hungry because we have yummy food from Starr restaurants and Miles Table! Sip drinks courtesy of Yards Brewing Co. and Moore Brothers Wine Company while taking fabulous pics in our selfie booth 📸 Don’t miss out on a fabulous night thanks to our wonderful sponsors like OCF Realty! So make sure to click the link below to buy tickets, donate or learn how to showcase your services or products in our auction. #FNO2018 #partylikechesterarthur www.501auctions.com/foca


5 hours ago

18th-century acting superstar David Garrick h...

18th-century acting superstar David Garrick has a birthday on February 19; he would have been 401. Though he may no longer be a household name, Garrick is partly responsible for contemporary culture’s reverence of Shakespeare, as well as for the genesis of the Rosenbach’s Shakespeare collection which visitors may encounter while exploring of Dr. Rosenbach’s library.

    From One Shakespeare Collector to Another: David Garrick and Dr. Rosenbach
    18th-century acting superstar David Garrick has a birthday on February 19; he would have been 401. Though he may no longer be a household name, Garrick is partly responsible for contemporary culture's reverence of Shakespeare, as well as for the genesis of the Rosenbach's Shakespeare collection which visitors may encounter while exploring of Dr. Rosenbach's library.
    https://rosenbach.org

6 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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6 hours ago

Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of...

Next month our home College of Physicians of Philadelphia is co-hosting a session with speakers from the Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic at Childrens Hospital Of Philidelphia, to discuss how to make spaces safer for trans, gender-variant, and gender-nonconforming youth.

    Understanding Gender Identity and Development in 2018
    Understanding Gender Identity and Development in 2018
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7 hours ago

Philadelphia Art Alliance at The University o...

YOU'RE INVITED: OPEN HOUSE RSVP today at bit.ly/2DVuOL2 As of mid January the Philadelphia Art Alliance is at the University of the Arts! The merger has been a long time coming and we're just getting started imagining the possibilities. We'll be hosting two open house events on Wednesday, March 28 and hope you can join us for one or both events! 9 -11am Morning Coffee & Conversation View the exhibit and join a Q&A over coffee OR 5-7pm Evening Reception & Discussion View the exhibit and join a Q&A over drinks and light hors d’oeuvres RSVP today at bit.ly/2DVuOL2 *FREE and open to the public

    Open House
    YOU'RE INVITED: OPEN HOUSE RSVP today at bit.ly/2DVuOL2 As of mid January the Philadelphia Art Alliance is at the University of the Arts! The merger...
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8 hours ago

NLM Hosts NHL Willie O’Ree Skills Weekend with Ed Snider Foundation

On Friday, February 16, the National Liberty Museum hosted over 100 students, coaches, and directors from Hockey is for Everyone  programs across North America as part of the 2018 NHL Willie O’Ree Skills Weekend with the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation and the Philadelphia Flyers. Events also took place at the National Constitution Center, the University of Pennsylvania’s Class of ’23 Arena, and the Scanlon Ice Rink.

    NLM Hosts NHL Willie O'Ree Skills Weekend with Ed Snider Foundation - National Liberty Museum
    On Friday, February 16, the National Liberty Museum hosted over 100 students, coaches, and directors from Hockey is for Everyone programs across North America as part of the 2018 NHL Willie O'Ree Skills Weekend with the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation and the Philadelphia Flyers.
    https://www.libertymuseum.org

9 hours ago

Young Heroes Outreach Begins Action Phase

NLM’s year-long Young Heroes Outreach Program, which takes the Museum’s lessons on civic leadership directly into schools, is now entering the phase when the students choose a social issue that matters to them and plan Action Steps to address that issue. Students in the seventeen schools NLM currently serves have been brainstorming and researching issues for the past several weeks. Their breadth of knowledge and commitment is truly impressive. The students have been considering  a wide range of topics from bullying to gerrymandering. The following seven schools have made their decisions. A formal presentation of each school’s social issue will take place at our annual Young Heroes Impact Celebration on June 2 at Girard College. Watch for event information on this website.

    Young Heroes Outreach Begins Action Phase - National Liberty Museum
    NLM's year-long Young Heroes Outreach Program, which takes the Museum's lessons on civic leadership directly into schools, is now entering the phase when the students choose a social issue that matters to them and plan Action Steps to address that issue. Students in the seventeen schools NLM currently serves have been brainstorming and researching issues ...
    https://www.libertymuseum.org

10 hours ago

Today is National CSA Day, the most popular t...

Today is National CSA Day, the most popular time to join a local farms' CSA. Read the newsletter to learn more about the program and about the markets open tomorrow: Rittenhouse & Chestnut Hill.

    Farmers' Markets and National CSA Day
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11 hours ago

Center City District shared Dilworth Park's p...

    55 Stellar Things to Do in Philadelphia This Weekend
    Dilworth Park Wintergarden | Photo courtesy Dilworth Park How can you celebrate the weekend in Philly? Let us count the ways... If the (glorious) weather from earlier this week is any indication, winter is on its way out - and, sadly, so is one of the city's major winter attractions.
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EOM Softball-EOM Angels Softball Spring in-re...

EOM Softball-EOM Angels Softball Spring in-registration. For more info call to Shawn Brown at 215-850-3179.

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26 hours ago

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Thank you to Guaranteed Rate of Philadelphia for being a Gold Sponsor of FoCA Night Out 2018!! Don’t forget to get your tickets and join us on March 24th, 2018, from 7-11pm at the Trinity Center for Urban Life 🎟🎟 www.501auctions.com/foca


27 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!
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29 hours ago

What Does $1,800 Rent You In Rittenhouse, Today?

Next, there's this 1-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom apartment situated at 411 S 19th St. It's also listed for $1,800 / month for its 1,209 square feet of space.

Here's a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment at 1720 Lombard St. that's going for $1,750 / month.

Located at 220 S 16th St., here's a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment that's listed for $1,745/ month.

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Listed at $1,800 / month, this 759-square-foot 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment is located at 1500 Chestnut St.

    What Does $1,800 Rent You In Rittenhouse, Today?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Rittenhouse? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating housing in this Philadelphia neighborhood if you're on a budget of $1,800 / month.
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29 hours ago

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Collaborative Histories:...

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Collaborative Histories: Dieu Donné and By the Book Vol. 2: New Photography Publications On view through April 21, 2018 Image: Collaborative Histories: Dieu Donné, 2018, Installation view, Photo Jaime Alvarez http://printcenter.org/100/collab-histories-by-the-book/


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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | Open Sessions 2018-20...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | Open Sessions 2018-2020, The Drawing Center | The program is organized by Open Sessions Curators Rosario Güiraldes and Lisa Sigal. | Deadline: due by February 26 | #CallForEntry http://www.drawingcenter.org/en/drawingcenter/574/open-sessions/


31 hours ago

Knight Foundation is asking How can #tech con...

Knight Foundation is asking How can #tech connect people to the #arts & each other? The foundation is looking to support new ideas in #Philly & nationally w/ $50k via #prototypefund. Deadline: March 6

    How can we use technology to connect people to the arts? Knight seeks ideas
    Sometimes it is hard to find the poetry in technology. Though most people use technology as part of their daily life, the coldness of machines makes it easy to overlook the richness of human culture that flows through their circuits.
    https://www.knightfoundation.org

34 hours ago

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia added 5 new pho...

With the Olympics continuing, we dipped into the vault for more winter sports, this time from 1892. ⛸🏒


34 hours ago

Plays & Players shared ReVamp Collective's ev...

This Weekend! ReVamp Collective's Brief (physical) Encounters will feature 8 ten-minute plays by local playwrights focusing on gender roles/stereotypes, from an intersectional point of view, regarding the perception of physicality and body image in our current Western society.

    Brief (physical) Encounters
    The festival will feature 8 ten-minute plays by local playwrights focusing on gender roles/stereotypes, from an intersectional point of view, regarding...
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34 hours ago

Center City District shared PhillyVoice's pos...

    Report: Philly is one of the best options for women in tech
    Making it in a male-dominated industry isn't an easy feat for any woman, but in Philadelphia, the tech industry is a bit more inclusive than other industries, according to a recent report. For the fourth year in a row, Fintech site SmartAsset compiled its list of the "The Top 15 Cities for Women in Tech," and Philadelphia landed at No.
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36 hours ago

'Stranger Things' dance party, East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Reading Terminal Market's 125th birthday party, and other great happenings, Feb. 23-March 2

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Tuesday, Thursday and March 3 at the Academy of Vocal Arts, 1920 Spruce Street, $65-$100, 215-735-1685, avaopera.org. 

12:30-4 p.m. Sat.; 600 S. Broad St., Kennett Square; $60 for general admission, $15 for designated drivers; 610-444-8188; kennettwinterfest.com

7-10 p.m. Saturday; Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St.; $18 per person or $30 for two people; 215-545-4400; gershmany.com

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4:30 p.m. Tuesday; South Philadelphia Library, 1700 South Broad St.; Free; 215-685-1866; libwww.freelibrary.org

8 p.m. Saturday; Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine St.; $9; 215-922-3456; thesecretcinema.com

10 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturday, Rothman Cabin at Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th St. Register online at https://phsonline.org/events/garden-snow-globe/. 215-988-1698, phsonline.org.

7:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday; Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th St.; $90-$175; readingterminalmarket.org

Through March 4; Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St.; $35 for adults, $30 for children ages 3-11; fi.edu

8:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South Street. $22.50 www.livenation.com

    'Stranger Things' dance party, East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Reading Terminal Market's 125th birthday party, and other great happenings, Feb. 23-March 2 - Philly
    Get the kids into the kitchen this month in celebration of Black History Month at the South Philadelphia Library. Chef Chris Paul will lead a hands-on cooking program featuring a variety of classic soul food recipes. The early evening event is geared toward school-age children and their families.
    http://www.philly.com

36 hours ago

Plan a Philly winter fun day before it's too late

Hot yoga studio locations vary. For the Hot Yoga Philadelphia and Elixr Coffee Combo: Hot Yoga Philadelphia, 1520 Sansom St.; daily classes; $20 for drop-in class; hotyogaphiladelphia.com; Elixr Coffee, 207 S. Sydenham St.; pay-as-you-go for food and drink; elixrcoffee.com

12:30-4 p.m. Sat.; 600 S. Broad St., Kennett Square; $60 for general admission, $15 for designated drivers; 610-444-8188; kennettwinterfest.com

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Hot yoga studio locations vary. For the Hot Yoga Philadelphia and Elixr Coffee Combo: Hot Yoga Philadelphia, 1520 Sansom St.; daily classes; $20 for drop-in class; hotyogaphiladelphia.com; Elixr Coffee, 207 S. Sydenham St.; pay-as-you-go for food and drink; elixrcoffee.com

Through March 4; Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St.; $35 for adults, $30 for children ages 3-11; fi.edu

Through March 4; Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest, 101 S. Columbus Blvd.; free general admission, $3 ice skating admission, $10 skate rentals; delawareriverwaterfront.com

6-9 p.m. Feb. 25; Rothman Institute Ice Rink and Cabin, 1 S. 15th St.; skating admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children 10 and under, $10 for skate rentals; karaoke admission: free, pay-as-you-go for food and drink; centercityphila.org

5 p.m.-2 a.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Sunday; Lloyd Whiskey Bar, 529 E. Girard Ave., 215-425-4600, www.lloydwhiskeybar.com

    Plan a Philly winter fun day before it's too late
    The first day of spring is less than a month away, and already we're seeing a few days of shorts-and-T-shirt weather slip into the calendar. However, don't stow away your winter jacket just yet.
    http://www.philly.com

36 hours ago

Center City District shared Curbed Philly's p...

    Most Philadelphians want to buy their next home right here in Philly, report says
    Is this a sign of the times? Philadelphians, who have long had a reputation of hating on their very own City of Brotherly Love, now really want to put down roots in Philly.
    https://philly.curbed.com

37 hours ago

Center City District shared Reimagining the C...

    Reimagining the Civic Commons
    Starting in 2015, Philadelphia collaborated with non-profit and community organizations to create five new civic assets: a riverfront trail, a renovated public library and park, an elevated park, an...
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38 hours ago

Interested in researching black history? Chec...

Interested in researching black history? Check out the Archives Library and Information Center (ALIC) page on Black History for informative exhibits, articles, research guides, and much more! This page draws from a wide collection of resources and includes resources from military to culture and everything in between. https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html

    Black History
    Online Resources National Research Collection NARA Resources The American Image: Portrait of Black Chicago An exhibit of photographs taken by John White of Chicago during the 1970s. The site consists of an introduction and three parts.
    https://www.archives.gov

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