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Hill College House: A Tutorial

Since it opened in 1960, Hill College House, a student residence at the University of Pennsylvania, has been praised for Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen’s revolutionary design vision for communal living, specially… Read More

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SustainPHL 2018

  • 7:00PM 10:00PM
  • WHYY
Philadelphia's annual sustainability awards and celebration.  Be inspired by local heroes. Support sustainability in Philly. Attend the SustaInPHL Awards, an annual celebration for sustainability visionaries to unsung heroes making a difference… Read More

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Fast Forward >> Philly 2018 Call for Presenters

What's next for Philly? Anyone with a vision for Philadelphia, big or small, practical or pie-in-the-sky, is encouraged to submit to be a part of this year's Fast Forward >> Philly,… Read More

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Walk | Talk the Rail Park #HappyHourLab

CityLab and PlanPhilly are cohosting a free #HappyHourLab on how parks are changing the face of Philadelphia with a close look at the city’s newest addition, the Rail Park. Work up… Read More


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The Publisher is Ambitious: William Bartram's Travels

William Bartram’s Travels was an unprecedented mix of literary genres—part travel book, part scientific record and description — a romantic narrative, an ethnography of Southern native peoples, and an exposition by… Read More

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Stories of Disability in the Lab

Join us as we discuss our latest oral history project, Scientists with Disabilities. We’ll focus on stories about disability in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers and what is… Read More

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Open Archives & Ask the Experts

OPEN ARCHIVES 11:00AM - 4:00PMAccess to the Conservancy's archives are free and open to the public. Discover details about your home, street or family through architectural drawings, photos, maps, real… Read More

APAPASE Events Committee Meeting

APAPASE Events Committee Meeting Do you like to organize events like walking tours, happy hours, and educational events related to planning? Then join the APAPASE Events Committee and help us plan… Read More

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Othmer Library Open House: Escape the Archives

Mysterious disappearances and mind-bending puzzles surround a manuscript rumored to contain Sir Isaac Newton’s recipe for the philosophers’ stone. This mystery can only be solved with some archival detective work. Test… Read More

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Night of Lights

On Friday, October 5, the Chestnut Hill Conservancy will present the second annual Night of Lights, a street-long spectacular bringing history to light along Chestnut Hill’s Germantown Avenue commercial corridor. Historical… Read More

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Open Archives

On the first Saturday of the month, The Chestnut Hill Conservancy’s archives are free to the public from 11am to 4pm. Discover details about your home, street or family through architectural… Read More

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Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST West)

POST is a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist as well as a community building initiative designed to strengthen bonds within the visual artist sector,… Read More

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Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST Northwest)

POST is a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist as well as a community building initiative designed to strengthen bonds within the visual artist sector,… Read More

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Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST Northeast)

POST is a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist as well as a community building initiative designed to strengthen bonds within the visual artist sector,… Read More

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Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST South)

POST is a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist as well as a community building initiative designed to strengthen bonds within the visual artist sector,… Read More

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Open Archives & Ask the Experts

OPEN ARCHIVES 11:00AM - 4:00PMThe Chestnut Hill Conservancy's archives are free to the public. Discover details about your home, street or family through architectural drawings, photos, maps, real estate atlases,… Read More

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Open Archives

On the first Saturday of the month, The Chestnut Hill Conservancy’s archives are free to the public from 11am to 4pm. Discover details about your home, street or family through architectural… Read More

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Stars in the Garden! Pollinator Garden Seasonal Tour Series

  • 1:00PM 2:00PM
  • 901 E. Washington Ln.
Stars in the Garden!  A Series of Seasonal Tours of Awbury Arboretum’s Pollinator Habitat Garden   Three dates: Saturday, June 23rd, 1:00 – 2:00 PM Friday, August 17th, 6:00 – 7:00… Read More

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2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge

  • Online
FIRST PRIZE: $5,000 USD Register by: September 27, 2018Competition: September 28 - October 26, 2018Submit Entry by: October 26, 2018 @ 11:59pm Register Now The Full Competition Packet (with… Read More

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