#PlacesToGoThingsToDo // Week of October 14, 2013

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Philadelphia Orchestra: Free College Concert
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts – Verizon Hall
300 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
Tickets: FREE!!!!!!

Every year, a free concert just for college students kicks off The
Philadelphia Orchestra’s eZseatU program, where thousands of
students fill Verizon Hall to experience the famous Philadelphia
Sound. A post-concert party in the Kimmel Center lobby with free
food and more live music completes this festive night!

http://www.philorch.org/free-college-concert


St. Peter’s Glenside 4th Annual Pumpkin Patch

Started October 12-October 31, 2013 – 2-7pm
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Glenside
654 N. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038
Tickets: FREE!!!!!!
Info Phone: 215.887.1765

Come on over to our Patch…
~Pick your perfect pumpkins
~Take great fall photos
~Enjoy the friendly, festive community fun!
Can’t wait to see you there again this year!

St. Peter’s Glenside 4th Annual Pumpkin Patch

http://stpetersglenside.org/


Penn Museum: Free for Furloughed Government Workers
Presented by Penn Museum at University of Pennsylvania
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum)

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Ongoing

The federal government might be shut down, but the Penn
Museum is open as usual. And during the shutdown, we’re offering
FREE Museum admission for all furloughed government
employees! Affected employees may show federal ID at the
Museum admission desk for free entry.

http://www.penn.museum/plan-your-visit.html?
utm_source=general&utm_medium=blurb&utm_content=govtshut
downvisit10.2&utm_campaign=pr


Raising Healthy Eaters
Presented by J. Lewis Crozer Library at
J. Lewis Crozer Library
620 Engle Street
Chester, PA 19013
October 15, 2013 @ 6-7:30pm
Tickets: FREE!!!!!!

Education Specialist Helen Nadel of Greener Partners discusses
how to help every member of your family eat healthier! During this
cooking and nutrition workshop, you will be able share your
successes and challenges at the dinner table while learning to
cook kid-tested recipes like sweet potato dip, kale chips, and
smoothies. All ages are welcome. Please note that children under
the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the
library.

http://www.crozerlibrary.org/


Grand Reopening of HSP
Presented by Historical Society of Pennsylvania at Historical
Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
October 16, 2013 @ 12:30-8pm
215-732-6200 x227
Tickets: FREE!!!!!!

Join us as we celebrate the reopening of the Historical Society of
Pennsylvania’s redesigned lobby, library, and collection vaults.
There will be special promotions and free events throughout the
day.

Events will include: A display featuring original documents from
HSP’s world-renowned collection, including a handwritten draft of
the U.S. Constitution, Behind-the-scenes tours, special
promotions, and more!

http://hsp.org/calendar/grand-reopening-of-hsp


Lights On Afterschool

Presented by Center City District and Philadelphia Parks &
Recreation at
Sister Cities Park
18th & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Thursday, October 17, 2013 @ 4 – 6:30pm

Lights On Afterschool is a nationwide event that celebrates the
afterschool programs that keep kids safe and inspires them to
learn. Join Philadelphia Parks and Recreation for an evening filled
with guest speakers, performances, and special activities.

http://www.centercityphila.org/life/sister_cities.php


William Butler’s Live Art & Design - 

2013 DesignPhiladelphia Festival
Presented by Gallery Eleven One
339 North Front Street – Suite B
Camden, NJ 08102
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Art exhibit & reception from 5-9pm with William Butler
painting live from 7-8pm
Info: 856- 745-3894
FREE

William Butler’s Live Art & Design – Combining dynamic principles
of design with creative fluidity on canvas.

Experience William Butler’s Live Art on Thursday, Oct. 17th, at his
gallery and studio, Gallery Eleven One, located on Rutgers
campus one block from the Campbells Riversharks Stadium on
the Camden Waterfront. Enjoy his art exhibit & reception from 5-
9pm with William painting live from 7-8pm.

William is a nationally-known artist bringing 20+ years of
experience as an artist & agraphic designer to each painting.

http://art11one.com/


Autumn Alive!
Presented by Quakertown Alive!
at Quakertown Alive!

312 West Broad Street
Quakertown, PA 18951
Saturday, October 19, 2013 @ 10am
215-536-2273

Fall Harvest Festival features a pet parade, pet themed vendors,
children’s rides, wagon rides and plenty of free entertainment held
in Downtown Quakertown. Also, a fresh selection of local produce
is available. Held on third Saturday of October.

http://www.quakertownalive.com/


Fall Sidewalk Sale
Presented by Friends of the Free Library at
Book Corner
311 N. 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Friday, October 18-
Saturday, October 19, 2013 @ 10AM

Tens of thousands of books will be on sale for $2 and under! $2
hardcovers, $1 paperbacks. .25$ mass-markets

Tens of thousands of books will be on sale for $2 and under! $2
hardcovers, $1 paperbacks. .25$ mass-markets

http://www.libraryfriends.info/


Greene Street Friends School Fall Fair

Presented by Greene Street Friends School and Greene Street
Friends School at
Greene Street Friends School
5511 Greene Street
Philadelphia , PA 19144
Saturday, October 19, 2013 @ 11am – 4pm
FREE!!!!

FUN FOR ALL AGES featuring a haunted house, games and
prizes, pumpkin painting, homemade baked goods, live music and
silent auction featuring local businesses from Northwest
Philadelphia.

http://greenestreetfriends.org/

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Philadelphia Open StudioTours West of Broad Street
Presented by Philadelphia Open Studio Tours and Center for Emerging Visual Artists

Saturday, October 19-
Sunday, October 20, 2013 @ noon – 6pm
Info Phone: 215-546-7775

The Open Studio Tours is the largest festival of visual art in the region, featuring hundreds of artist studios and creative work spaces in 22 Philadelphia neighborhoods over two weekends. The tour features self-guided tours of artist studios, hands-on workshops, gallery exhibitions, guided trolley tours, demonstrations, artist talks, receptions, and more.

Tour artist studios and creative workspaces West of Broad Street:
Center City West + Graduate Hospital
Chestnut Hill + Mount Airy
East Falls, Roxborough + Manayunk
Fairmount + Spring Garden
Germantown
and West Philadelphia, University City, Powelton, Spruce Hill + Cedar Park

http://www.philaopenstudios.org/


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