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VOLUME ZERO: UNCOVERING LOUIS I. KAHN’S BALTIC ORIGINS

Posted September 29, 2009

The Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania presents VOLUME ZERO: UNCOVERING LOUIS I. KAHN’S BALTIC ORIGINS A Lecture by Rebecca Tyng Kantor Monday, October 5 at 6:00 p.m. The Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania, 3805 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA RSVP to the Kelly Writers House wh@writing.upenn.edu A reception will follow […]

NEW MUSEUM PROJECTS – INTEGRATING ARCHITECTURE AND THEME by Philip Freelon, FAIA

Posted September 29, 2009

Drexel University Department of Architecture presents Farajollah & Maryam Badie Arfaa Lecture Series NEW MUSEUM PROJECTS – INTEGRATING ARCHITECTURE AND THEME by Philip Freelon, FAIA Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 6:30 PM Mandell Theater, Drexel Univ, 33rd & Chestnut Streets Cost: complimentary Registration: Not Required This Lecture is worth 2 AIA /CES Learning Units Contact: […]

MEET THE AUTHORS: ALONG THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER

Posted September 29, 2009

Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center presents MEET THE AUTHORS: ALONG THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER Sunday, October 4, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. 640 Waterworks Drive Free and open to the public, no registration required. For more information about Interpretive Center events, call 215-685-0723 or visit http://www.fairmountwaterworks.org/ Meet Kurt Zwikl and Staff Writer Laura Catalano, authors of Along […]

BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS STATE HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION

Posted September 15, 2009

The Pennsylvania Museum & Historical Commission, the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, and the Friends of Franklintown Park presents BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS STATE HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION In Franklintown Park, 19th & Hamilton Streets, 2:00 p.m. In 1835 Matthias Baldwin built Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia’s Bush Hill. Expanding from its original site at Broad and Hamilton […]

THE ARCHITECTS BUILDING: REBIRTH AND RESTORATION

Posted September 15, 2009

AIA Philadelphia and Gensler & Kimpton Hotels present THE ARCHITECTS BUILDING: REBIRTH AND RESTORATION Thursday, Sept. 24, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. 117 South 17th Street, Philadelphia Continuing Education: 1.5 AIA/CES (HSW/SD) LUs Cost: $10 AIA members/$20 non-members/$5 AIA Associate members Registration: Required at 215-569-3186 x 105 or pat@aiaphila.org, http://guest.cvent.com/i.aspx?4W,M3,e2355608-207a-49e6-949d-e0c24a8e6d0e Please join AIA Philadelphia, Gensler and […]

RENOVATION OF DILWORTH PLAZA OPEN HOUSE

Posted September 15, 2009

Center City District presents RENOVATION OF DILWORTH PLAZA OPEN HOUSE Tuesday, September 22 at 6:00 p.m. AIA Philadelphia, Center for Architecture 1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia Free and open to the public. Registration not required http://centercityphila.org/invitations/dilworth092209.php The City of Philadelphia, in partnership with the Center City District & SEPTA, is hosting an Open House for the […]

MEET EBENEZER MAXWELL MANSION’S NEIGHBORS

Posted September 15, 2009

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion presents MEET EBENEZER MAXWELL MANSION’S NEIGHBORS Saturday, September 19, 10 a.m. 200 W. Tulpehocken Street, Philadelphia $20/person Registration: Required Contact: Diane Richardson, 215-438-1861, emaxwellmansion@yahoo.com, http://www.ebenezermaxwellmansion.org Join an architecturally guided tour of Tulpehocken Station Historic District to view six lovely Victorian mansions plus a sneak peak into one. Start and end at the […]

O. WINSTON LINK: THE RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHS

Posted September 15, 2009

Lancaster Museum of Art present O. WINSTON LINK: THE RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHS on exhibit August 7 – September 27, 2009 135 North Lime Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 Phone: 717-394-3497 http://www.lmapa.org/ Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; 1st Friday of the month: 5 – 8 p.m. ; Sunday: Noon – 4 p.m.; Closed Monday […]

ORTLIEB’S, BREWERS BY BIRTH SINCE 1869 An illustrated talk by Brewery Historian Rich Wagner

Posted September 10, 2009

Philadelphia Brewing Company presents ORTLIEB’S, BREWERS BY BIRTH SINCE 1869 An illustrated talk by Brewery Historian Rich Wagner Saturday September 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m.. Philadelphia Brewing Company 2439 Amber Street, Philadelphia. (Near Frankford Avenue and York Street) www.philadelphiabrewing.com/ 215-427-2739 Free and open to the public, no reservations required. The Philadelphia Brewing Company brews fine […]

Preservation Alliance Walking Tours presents LEWIS & CLARK IN PHILADELPHIA

Posted September 10, 2009

Preservation Alliance Walking Tours presents LEWIS & CLARK IN PHILADELPHIA Saturday, September 12 at 10:00 a.m. Meet at NW corner, 5th & Arch Sts. Reservations not required. $10 Adults; $8 Students; $5 Preservation Alliance Members (Please show your member card) Children 10 and under, accompanied by adult are free http://www.preservationalliance.com/events/walking_tours.php We’ll visit the buildings that […]

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