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Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm

We beat the Pope to the punch! Come celebrate everyone’s Favorite German Bier Festival is back for its 7th year on South Street!

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 12:45pm - 6:00pm

Every year, thousands of people gather under the full moon to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival in Philadelphia’s Chinatown. Closing down 10th Street, people gather to reclaim old traditions and establish new ones, and in so doing, assert their right to exist as a community.

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

In a series of simple and joyous vignettes, director Roberto Rossellini and co-writer Federico Fellini lovingly convey the universal teachings of the People's Saint: humility, compassion, faith, and sacrifice.

Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Come out and meet Philadelphia's Japanese community with a day of arts, crafts, culture. Area Japanese groups will perform and present information and activities; the house and garden will be open for tours. Presented by Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia and Shofuso Japanese House and Garden.

Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Multicultural Arts Exchange presents the Munier Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra and Smithsonian Folkways Artists, the Kovriga Balalaika Orchestra with nationally acclaimed Accordion virtuoso Joseph Soprani.

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 9:30am - 4:00pm

USCIS offers free training for adult educators, program directors, volunteers, and representatives from immigrant-serving organizations. These seminars are designed to enhance the skills needed to teach U.S. history, civics, and the naturalization process to immigrant students and to administer comprehensive adult citizenship education programs.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm

The QS World MBA Tour will be making a stop in Philadelphia. This event is your opportunity to meet with admissions directors from the top local and international business schools, and network with like-minded professionals.

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:05pm

Director Franco Zeffirelli's Brother Sun, Sister Moon focuses on the early years of Francis of Assisi, who sought communion with the natural world by renouncing his family's riches to seek his own destiny unencumbered by material possessions, Francis was, in a sense, history's first "drop-out": he left a life of comfort to seek a spiritual union with the world. 

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 8:56am - Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 8:56am

Citizen Diplomacy International is arranging meetings for twenty water resource experts from Argentina, Bhutan, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, India, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Malawi, Mongolia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, People's Republic of China, Solomon Islands, Sudan, Suriname, Thailand, and Tunisia.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 10:50am - Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 10:50am

Citizen Diplomacy International is arranging meetings for four law enforcement professionals from Indonesia who will examine policies, operational strategies and the network of federal, state, and local government and private-sector institutions working to combat international crime.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Literary Scholars Huda Fakhreddine and Lital Levy discuss poetry of the Andalusian period.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 12:00am - Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 11:59pm

Open Source is a citywide exhibition that will bring 14 extraordinary artists from around the world to Philadelphia.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 8:00am - Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 8:00pm

This month-long series of more than 30 open-to-the-public events will highlight the contributions of Italian Americans to the Greater Philadelphia region and, indeed, the world. 

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 11:00am - Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 11:00pm

A month-long preview of Caribbean Cuisine Week at 4 restaurants during October. The restaurants will serve one or two Caribbean themed specials in the month of October. Participating restaurants include Mixto, 48th Street Grille, and REEF.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

 At CDI's First Thursday prime networking events, attendees can expect to meet interesting and lively people from around the world! This is guaranteed to be a friendly evening of citizen diplomacy that will create lasting and positive impressions of the U.S., Philadelphia and of attendees.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

When Keystone State Boychoir toured Norway in 2012, it was hosted by Sølvguttene. Together, the two choirs sang at the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony in Oslo honoring Aung San Suu Kyi.

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 8:00am - Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 5:00pm

In Verdi’s classic work, Parisian courtesan Violetta surrenders her last hope of personal happiness for the sake of her lover Alfredo’s reputation. Though she is a “fallen woman,” Verdi’s empathetic and vivid score maintains her dignity and the audience’s compassion.

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 5:00pm - Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 7:00pm
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Visit North Philly on October 3 for a neighborhood hang with Open Source artists Keir Johnston & Ernel Martinez, sponsored by AL DÍA & WXPN.