Past Events

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Where Are You From? Stories of Belonging and Unbelonging

Performance and Q & A with Nimisha Ladva 

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

 

 

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 9:00am - Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 12:00pm

A Philadelphia convening focused on the impacts of the emergent Platform Economy. Workers and leaders will gather and share ideas about how to make the most of the gig economy while ensuring good jobs.

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 8:00am - Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 5:00pm

The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference is an education summit designed for CEOs, corporate leaders, chief diversity officers, and government officials to exchange insights and concepts about diversity and inclusion (D&I) best practices across multiple industries.

Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

CONCERT: CONCERTO GROSSO

BACH’S DOUBLE VIOLIN CONCERTO, CONCERTI GROSSI, AND A NEW ORCHESTRAL DISCOVERY BY FASCH

The concerto grosso, one of the high baroque’s most varied and conversational forms, pivots on dialogue between an orchestra and groups of soloists. We perform masterpieces of the genre by Corelli, Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Handel, Bach and Fasch, for whom it was one of their go-to orchestral idioms.

Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Claude Monet’s garden in Giverny is the most visited garden in all of France and is revered throughout the entire world. In this lecture we will explore the unique history and origins of the inspiration for some of the most breathtaking impressionist artworks in human history. Learn about the day-to-day horticultural operations that are required to run one of France’s most renowned world heritage sites. View original photos of the gardens, stunning plant collections, and Monet’s picturesque lily pond.

Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 12:00am - 5:00pm

The National Constitution Center offers a more accessible museum experience for individuals of all abilities and their families. Sensory-Friendly Sundays at the Center incorporate a variety of programs and learning techniques developed for visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing Disorders, intellectual disabilities, and other neurodevelopmental disabilities into the everyday visitor experience.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

CONCERT: CONCERTO GROSSO

BACH’S DOUBLE VIOLIN CONCERTO, CONCERTI GROSSI, AND A NEW ORCHESTRAL DISCOVERY BY FASCH

The concerto grosso, one of the high baroque’s most varied and conversational forms, pivots on dialogue between an orchestra and groups of soloists. We perform masterpieces of the genre by Corelli, Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Handel, Bach and Fasch, for whom it was one of their go-to orchestral idioms.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:02pm - 8:00pm

This curated sampler of what’s new in Philly performance offers two different nights of 12-minutes-max sets curated by featured performers Nichole Canuso and Cynthia Hopkins. Hopkins’ evening takes on themes of social justice, with communal singing and dancing, while Canuso’s showcases her singular dance/theater.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

At the National Constitution Center, scouts will enjoy action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting badge, patch, or journey requirements!  Our Scout Days feature guided tours, interactive quiz games, outdoor flag ceremonies, hands-on artifact workshops, activity tables, and more!  PLUS: All Scouts receive a great National Constitution Center Scout Day Fun Patch!

Girl Scout Days

November 3, 2018
March 9, 2019

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

At the National Constitution Center, scouts can enjoy an action-packed day learning about American history and the importance of good citizenship—all while meeting merit badge or adventure requirements. Programs include flag-raising ceremonies, mock trials, trivia games, primary source workshops, and more. All scouts will receive a National Constitution Center Scout Day Fun Patch.

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 3:26pm - 7:30pm

“If one proper de nition of ‘diva’ is someone who exhibits unimpeachable musical authority, Sarah Connolly quali es in a big way” (Opera News). Her PCMS recital debut shows the English mezzo-soprano “at the peak of her career” (New York Times), a judgement underpinned by the penetrating spiritual insights and emotional power of her artistry.

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:30am

For entrepreneurs interested in growing their business to the next level: learn about what Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania does for technology-focused startups and companies in the Greater Philadelphia region, and the capital, counsel and connections you can gain through Ben Franklin’s investments.

Friday, March 22, 2019 (All day)

Day of ARTolerance
Dialogue in Three Movements


Featuring Cellist, Ohad Bar-David, from The Philadelphia Orchestra

Friday, March 22, 2019 - Friday, April 26, 2019

Molly Crabapple & Marwan Hisham: Syria in Ink presents vivid images and words of the Syrian conflict and the country’s partial occupation by ISIS, and the besieged consciousness of a young Syrian man finding his voice as a writer. The exhibition includes over fifty original drawings by artist Molly Crabapple and the voice of author and journalist Marwan Hisham. With pen and brush, together they capture Syria from before its precipitous fall to its current state of crisis and mass displacement.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us and learn “How to Tell if Your Brand is Investment Worthy and What You Can Do to Get It There?" 

Join FGI Philadelphia and Philadelphia Fashion Incubator to hear insights from the experts. Keynote by Special Guest Gary Wassner, founder Interluxe Holdings and Hilldun, followed by conversation with Erik Seel, co-founder Fashinvest, and Elizabeth Wellington, Fashion and Lifestyle Editor, Philadelphia Inquirer. 

$10 FGI Members, $15 Non-Members, $5 Students 

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 8:00am - 3:00pm

The Global Water Alliance announces its 12th annual conference, in association with the Water Center at Penn (WCP) and Wharton’s Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership (IGEL), with the theme of "finding solutions to water inequities."

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Musicians from Marlboro touring program offers “exactly the type of concert that the classical scene needs more of” (Boston Musical Intelligencer). The second of three programs this season from classical music’s “life-giving spring” (New York Times) spotlights Vaughan Williams’s song cycle Along the Field for tenor and violin alongside three compelling works for strings.