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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 6:00pm

An illustrated Weeknights at the Wagner lecture:

Empire of the Living Dead: The Scientific History of Peruvian Mummies
by Dr. Christopher Heaney, Pennsylvania State University

Museum open until the talk begins at 6pm.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:30am - 2:00pm

As a business with global aspirations, this will be the perfect opportunity to:

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Opening reception 5pm Thursday October 26th 2017 Migrate, an exhibition that presents art works of Daniele Dennis, Lauren Altman and Seung-Hyun Chung Penn University students who journeyed to India through the South Asia Center (SAC) Artist Residency in Chennai over summer, 2017.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

KYL/D 's InHale Performance Series offers a supportive environment that fosters creative exchange of ideas, cultivates community and provides opportunities for members of the public to experience a wide spectrum of dance/movement disciplines.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 9:30pm

The Halloween Organ Extravaganza has become an annual spine-tingling celebration of the magnificent Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ. Revel in the full range of this incredible instrument's capabilities through remarkable showpieces and the virtuosic action on the keyboard and pedals by our spectacular guest organists. After the concert, audience members are invited to lie down on the Verizon Hall stage to feel the awesome power of our mighty King of Instruments.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00am - Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 5:00pm

Explore the spooky world of yokai, Japanese spirits, ghosts, and monsters, at Shofuso!

During this weekend, families can participate in a scavenger hunt and collect trading cards of tsukunogami, or household objects come to life. Hear kamishibai tales of oni, kappa and tengu, and watch a spirit parade through the grounds. Visit the Sakura Pavilion to play ghostly games and watch themed anime.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

The Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia, The Mexican Cultural Center, and the Penn Museum present this Day of the Dead celebration. Enjoy Mexican culture and the rich traditions of Día de los Muertos at this family-friendly afternoon filled with music and dance, puppetry and storytelling, and arts and crafts.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:30am - 2:00pm
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm

K-NOW FESTIVAL CELEBRATES KOREAN ARTS AND CULTURE: LOOK, LISTEN, MAKE AND HEAL!

K-NOW is a celebration of contemporary Korean arts and culture. Journey across centuries as we explore traditional Korean arts and their potential for new expressive possibilities in our current moment.

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 12:00am - Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic-Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to announce the Days of Eurasian-American Innovation Entrepreneurship Cooperation (RAVC Fall 2017), which will take place in Philadelphia, PA and the Mid-Atlantic Region from October 30th to November 9th.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 12:00pm - Friday, November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm

The city of Gyeongju is hosting the 14th World Congress of the Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC).

As a member city of the OWHC, a Philadelphia delegation of our World Heritage City project will attend the meetings held in Gyeongju, South Korea. The theme for this year is "Heritage & Community : Tools to Engage the Local Communities", and the team will work to promote Philadelphia as an international city with its unique contribution to World Heritage.

 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation invites you to the inaugural Drexel Dialogues, a free and open event with a timely focus: Urban Innovation in the Age of Trump. We’ll be joined by guests sharing innovations here and abroad which confront current urban challenges and show the way for an equitable and inclusive future.

The program will include:

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Award-winning Penn State faculty filmmaker Boaz Dvir presents his new film slated to air on PBS in 2018. Cojot: A Holocaust Survivor Takes History Into His Own Hands, an hour long-documentary, tells the virtually unknown story of a French Holocaust survivor who risks his life to hunt down Gestapo commander Klaus Barbie and, only a few months later, plays a pivotal role in one of history’s most daring hostage-rescue operations.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lü Jia - Conductor
Ning Feng - Violin
Gautier Capuçon - Cello

Program
Zhao - Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere)
Chen - Reflections of a Disappearing Time, for cello and orchestra
Brahms - Symphony No. 4

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 12:00pm - Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 6:00pm

Celebrate Lithuania’s rich cultural heritage at the 41st Annual Mugė Lithuanian Festival in Philadelphia!

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Latin American music is often associated with fiery and sensual dances, such as conga, tango, salsa, and rumba and such popular and sexy singers as Selena, Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan, and Julio Iglesias.

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:15am

10 AM and 11:15 AM

The beautiful string family makes up the largest portion of the orchestra. Now you can explore this family of instruments up-close through sight and sound! It includes the violin, viola, cello, and double bass, as well as the harp, guitar, and ukulele. Sound is created on these instruments through the vibration of the strings when they are bowed, plucked, or strummed.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 9:00am - 4:30pm

Mill Fleurs, the garden of Barbara and Robert Tiffany in Point Pleasant, Pennsylvania, is both personal and unique. It occupies a streamside site with massive rock outcroppings and steep, wooded slopes. The design objectives are to bring cohesiveness to a great diversity of plants by grouping them by genus whenever possible; to organize the garden into color families; and to present plant collections in an interesting way. The Tiffany’s stretch horticulture and hardiness zones by planting every possible species of any genus they can grow.