Past Events

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 8:30pm

This year is going to be BIGGER and BETTER. The show is all things African Fashion and Art and this year the group decided to pay homage to African Hair and Body Paint too. We expect to provide our guests and participants not only a great show but a unique opportunity to witness showmanship of different talents in African fashion, beauty and hair.

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

A celebration honoring the 100th birthday of Ella Fitzgerald featuring Sistahs Attune, a vocal collective. Sistahs Attune is a vocal collective featuring Ella Gahnt, Bethlehem the Vocussionist, Jakeya Sanders & Alexis Simmons, accompanied by a jazz trio. This event is hosted by V. Shayne Frederick & was organized by creative cultural producer Shekhinah B. For more information, please email at [email protected].

Friday, April 28, 2017 (All day)

Philly African Fashion Show expects to provide guests and participants not only a great show but a unique opportunity to witness showmanship of different talentsin African fashion, beauty and hair.

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

While there is fierce debate on how to approach and implement climate change policy decisions, there is a scientific consensus that the global climate is changing, and that human activity has had and continues to have a significant impact on it.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

Please join us for a film screening, followed by a talk and Q&A session with Dr. David Brownlee of the University of Pennsylvania. The film, which was written and narrated by David Brownlee and produced and directed by Sam Katz, explains how Philadelphia earned this designation and makes the case that our city has been a place of globally significant thinking and doing in every era of its history. It argues that our achievements have been born of our diversity and that tangible reminders of our story can be found in every neighborhood.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:00pm

Join the Chilean and American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia for its 12th Annual “Experience the Taste of Chile,” an evening of authentic Chilean food and wine, rich conversation and celebration of the fruitful commercial and trade partnership between the Delaware Valley and the Republic of Chile.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

EUROPE ON THE ROCKS Public Talks on Vital European Issues Location: Perry World House, University of Pennsylvania Co-Sponsored by the Departments of Slavic Languages & Literatures, the Penn-Temple European Studies Colloquium, and Perry World House

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 8:00am - Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

This conference brings together trade experts to address Export Compliance, Latest Developments in Export Controls, eCommerce - Build Your Digital Brand, and Risk Mitigation.

This conference brings together trade experts to address the following topics via presentations and case studies:

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Nationalities Service Center (NSC) invites you to attend Global Tastes 2017, an evening of delicious food and great music in celebration of the diverse international communities.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:00am - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:00pm

This year, CCW engages even more of Philadelphia’s finest restaurants with a fun-filled week of food, beverages and music for a good cause - assisting over 700 economically disadvantaged high school athletes participate at the Penn Relays.

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:30am - 2:30pm

Speaking Out for the Voiceless: Protecting the Human Rights of Religious Minorities & Women Worldwide

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Lakou Mizik is a multigenerational collective of musicians from around Haiti blending troubadou, vodou, rara and rap into a deeply danceable bouyon of modern roots music.

Lakou Mizik was formed in the aftermath of the devastating 2010 earthquake. The group includes elder legends and rising young talents, united in a mission to honor the healing spirit of their collective culture and communicate a message of pride, strength and hope to their compatriots and the world.

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Classical Guitarist Brad Rau will be performing at Kreutz Creek Winery.

Brad received a scholarship to attend New England Conservatory (NEC), and received a Master’s degree in 2015 with academic honors. At NEC, he studied classical guitar under Eliot Fisk who was the last pupil of Andres Segovia. Brad has performed in countless masterclasses with instructors including; Sharon Isbin, Andrew York and Jason Vieaux, all Grammy award winning guitarists. 

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Felix natalis dies! Roughly translated, that is "happy birthday" in Latin—a great phrase to use at the royal celebration of Rome's Birthday Saturday, April 22, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, at the Penn Museum in Philadelphia. Guests will be treated to thrilling gladiator fights and interactive tactical demonstrations of Roman militia, tours in the Worlds Intertwined: Etruscans, Greeks and Romans suite of galleries, Roman paper mosaic-making craft tables, talks and minute "pop-up" presentations on ancient Roman history and life in the galleries—and a chance to discover authentic Italian gelato, the perfect birthday treat!

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 9:30am - 5:50pm

It’s the duty of every citizen to help preserve the environment. As part of the Center’s Earth Day celebration, visitors will learn about green pioneers like President Teddy Roosevelt and First Lady Claudia “Lady Bird” Johnson.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

The Philadelphia Orchestra & 11 other institutional leaders in P-2-P with China and featuring Guests of Honor 

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:30pm

Join Joan Biskupic, Ilya Shapiro and Brianne Gorod for a discussion about the judge's record and his potential to shape the Court — and constitutional law — for decades to come.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

A Business Networking Event at Revolution House

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:01am - Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 12:01am

The Philadelphia Bar Association entered a Twinning Agreement with the Bar of Lyon, France on December 12, 1997, which was renewed on December 13, 2013. Since the original agreement was signed, there have been many exchanges of delegations of Bar leaders between the two cities.