Past Events

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Wednesday, July 28 at 6PM (1st Part) Saturday, August 21 or Sunday, August 22 (2nd Part) Explore the fascinating history of how the Delaware was fortified during the Revolution and help to build a replica of one of the defenses. Robert Smith was the leading architect in 18th-century Philadelphia.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:50am - 1:00pm

Combating Global Hunger and Climate Change through Food Innovation and Technology Webinar Event: "Beyond Our Borders: Spotlight Chile" series Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for another installment in the "Beyond Our Borders: Spotlight Chile" series, along with its partners the Chilean and American Chamber of Commerce, the Honorary Consulate of Chile in Philadelphia, and ProChile. This discussion will focus on the future of food and how innovation and technology can help us combat global hunger and fight climate change.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

The event is focused on the status of insolvency in the US and UK. Covid has greatly impacted certain industries and insolvency has been a topic of focus since the beginning of the pandemic. However, actual insolvency issues have developed quite differently than expected in many markets. This panel will be a combined group of US and UK insolvency practitioners sharing experiences and expectations for the near future. A video link will be emailed to registered guests 24 hours before the event.

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:15pm

Join us on Thursday nights as we gather to meditate, read dharma and discuss and reflect.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 7:30pm

Summer Carillon Concert - Carillon and Washington Memorial Chapel at Valley Forge.

Joey Brink, our July 21st carillonneur, is the University Carillonneur at the University of Chicago, where he performs on the 72-bell Rockefeller Memorial Carillon and directs a carillon studio of twenty students. Joey is an award-winning composer for carillon and is also interested in the design of practice carillons, working to improve the functionality and affordability of practice instruments.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

July 21 – Joey Brink

University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

In recognition of Shofuso's Preservation Achievement Award for their work of Pebble Beach, the Preservation Alliance is excited to announce 2 special tour dates to visit the site after hours, led by former Shofuso Director and Associate Director of the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Frank Chance.

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 7:00pm - Sunday, July 25, 2021 - 8:15pm

Our Sangha Circle is a community space for TBC members to share with each other, the experience of our lives, as lived. It is a safe space where support, listening, and awakening occur.  Led by TBC Senior Teacher, Tony Boris.

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

 The AJC Philadelphia Latino-Jewish Coalition works to strengthen Latino-Jewish partnerships and bonds, particularly at a time when antisemitism and other forms of hate are on the rise in the U.S. and around the world.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

July 14 – Frank DellaPenna

President, Cast in Bronze Society, Pottstown, Pennsylvania 

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 7:30pm

Summer Carillon Concert - Carillon and Washington Memorial Chapel at Valley Forge. 

Frank DellaPenna will be playing the tower carillon for our July 14th concert. Frank was Chapel Carillonneur here from 1985 to 1999 when I took over. He has been touring America with his mobile carillon show Cast in Bronze since 1999, playing at EPCOT Center in Florida and many Renaissance fairs throughout the south and southwest.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Join the Alliance Française for a French dinner at Spring Mill Café in Conshohocken

Attendance to the in-person dinner will be strictly limited to 40 guests.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 12:15pm - 1:15pm

Join us for a virtual chat with participants in this year's Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders at Drexel University. Help us welcome the Mandela Fellows to Philly and take part in the unique opportunity to speak with the fellows and share in their stories and endeavors.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

July 7 – Carlo van Ulft

Thomas Rees Carillon, Springfield, Illinois 

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sunday, July 4, 2021 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Celebrate America's birthday with a spectacular tribute to our nation as we present the Patriotic & American Songbook in Concert on July 4th 2021 with a backdrop of the historic Philadelphia Navy Yard at the Chapel of Four Chaplains Featuring Musical Performance by: The National Marian Anderson Vocal Scholar Artists Music Direction by Gareth Haynes. A Dramatic Reading of the Declaration of Independence Special Marian Anderson Patriotic Americana Exhibit Feature and an Honors Presentation.

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 8:00am - Friday, July 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

Thursday, July 1, 2021 (All day)

The 25th Annual Eurasian – American Innovation Technology Week (RANIT) will take place on July 1, 2021 virtually & Fall 2021 as hybrid events in Philadelphia and the Mid-Atlantic Region. It will focus on biotechnology, the pharmaceutical industry, medical equipment, life sciences, alternative energy, nanotechnology, the chemical industry, information technology, technology in education, and entrepreneurship. The RANIT is a multi-industry event, highlighting increased involvement by key Eurasian and American policy-makers.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

In recognition of Shofuso's Preservation Achievement Award for their work of Pebble Beach, the Preservation Alliance is excited to announce 2 special tour dates to visit the site after hours, led by former Shofuso Director and Associate Director of the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Frank Chance.