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Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Calling all civically engaged Philadelphians, educators, policy wonks, and thought leaders: Join us on the eve of the 2015 elections for an exclusive opportunity to hear from PA Secretary of State Pedro Cortés about the future of elections in our state.

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 8:00am - 11:00am

American Paradigm Schools is hosting "The Breakfast of Champions" to fund after-school extended learning opportunities for students at all of our schools.

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 8:00pm - Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 1:30am

Be a part of this year's mischief at Philadelphia's premiere halloween party, Shyamaween. Join M. Night Shyamalan and guests to benefit the M. Night Shyamalan Foundation, which supports grassroots leaders who are changing the world. Be bad, do good.

Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

The Mexican Cultural Center, the Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia, 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 31, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Celebrate Otsukimi and the last day of Shofuso’s season with crafts and activities at Shofuso! These will include rabbit origami, Kamishibai-style storytelling, and moon-scroll crafts. 

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 12:00am - Friday, November 6, 2015 - 11:59pm

The XIII World Congress of the Organization of World Heritage Cities is held by the city of Arequipa from November 3 to 6, 2015.

The city of Arequipa is located in the southern part of Peru in South America as part of the Atacama Desert and the deviations of the western Andes, at the foot of three volcanoes, Chachani, Misti and Pichu Pichu, which together with the Chili river and valley, form a landscape setting of exceptional beauty.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 8:00am - Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 8:00pm

Participation in two day cross cultural conference with educators from Mexico and other countries on global education Professional Development 

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 1:00pm - Friday, November 6, 2015 - 5:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to present the Annual Days of Eurasian-American Innovation Entrepreneurship Cooperation (RAVC 2015 and RAVC 2016), which will take place in Philadelphia and Mid-Atlantic Region on November 3-6, 2015 and on May 9-13, 2016.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Al-Bustan is pleased to co-present the third event of Words Adorned with Bryn Mawr College’s Middle East Studies Program and Arabic Program

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Thursday, November 5, 2015 (All day)

Energy Interdependence in the Western Hemisphere will discuss midstream energy companies, infrastructures and assets;

  • new energy trade patterns, pricing, opportunities and risks;
  • the roles of differing modes of energy transportation in Western Hemisphere energy trade patterns; and
  • the Southeast Pennsylvania Tri-State Region as an East Coast U.S. Energy Hub.
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

See the Wagner in a new light during this world premiere screening and reception. The film, partly inspired by Wagner's mission and featuring scenes shot in our museum and lecture hall, is the result of a multi-year project between the artists Angel Nevarez and Valerie Tevere, the Wagner, and curator Kate Kraczon.

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to announce the upcoming Eurasian – American Technology Entrepreneurship Conference. This conference is a key event of the Days of Eurasian - American Innovation Entrepreneurship Cooperation (RAVC 2015), happening from November 3 to November 8, 2015.

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

In partnership with Global Philly, the International Law Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association will host a panel discussion, with a cocktail reception to follow.

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The region’s official international relations organization hosts the longest running ‘international salon’ in the region, and November 5th will be its 162nd.

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

 Our reputation, one of academic excellence, is built on respecting and embracing diversity, individuality, and uniqueness. At Rosemont, we know who each student is, what his or her goals and future aspirations are, and we know we can help each student achieve those goals. Every student has the power to succeed because of the POWER of small. 

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 12:00pm - Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 6:00pm

Always the first weekend in November, Mugė is an opportunity for full immersion in Lithuanian culture and tradition. By far, it is our largest and most widely attended fundraiser of the year.

Celebrate Lithuanian Arts and Culture!

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 3:30pm - 7:00pm

Maestro Brossé, music director of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, meets Rubens and late 16th century Flanders in “The Antwerp Dance Book”. On the occasion of the exhibition “the Wrath of the Gods”, featuring Peter Paul Rubens’ “Prometheus Bound” painting as its prominent masterpiece.

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 6:00pm - 11:00pm

You are cordially invited to attend the African & Caribbean Business Council 6th Winter Awards Dinner and Business Roundtable.
ACBC is made up of 3000 strong African and Caribbean Businesses and Professionals representing over 80,000 African and Caribbean Immigrant Communities in Philadelphia.

Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 3:00pm - 11:00pm
On Sunday, November 8 at 3PM, International Opera Theater (IOT), with nine of their young sopranos from the Philadelphia area and one professional Italian soprano, will present a tribute to Hildegard VonBingen as a child entitled, "Hildegard VonBingen: Bambina Mistica" (child mystic).