Past Events

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Looking to meet and network with potential new partners from diverse business organizations and chambers? Now is your chance!

At the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce, we have dedicated ourselves to creating an environment of inclusion that helps our members develop relationships to grow their businesses.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - Sunday, April 21, 2019

Lantern Theater Company presents "Measure for Measure"

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 7:30pm

One of the truly great pianists of our time, seven-time Grammy Award winner Emanuel Ax is revered for his poetic temperament, deeply-felt interpretations, and the unsurpassed virtuosity of his playing. As the New York Times declares, Ax performances are “never less than spellbinding.”

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Who Will Feed India? Political Economy of Agriculture Policies and its Implications

Dr. Ashok Gulati, Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 9:00am - 3:15pm

Preservation for Planners is a one-day workshop designed for county, municipal, and consulting planners who want to gain a better understanding of core historic preservation players, programs, and concepts and explore ways to incorporate these ideas into their work in Pennsylvania's older communities.

$40 - includes lunch

This program is approved for 5 AICP CM credits. This workshop also satisfies Certified Local Government (CLG) annual training requirements.

Speakers:

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Join tenor Nicholas Phan and pianist Myra Huang for a preview of Emerging Voices—a special project in January, 2020 that illustrates the role of art song as a powerful vehicle for social exchange.

Curated by the Chamber Music Society in collaboration with Nicholas Phan, Emerging Voices features six concerts, eighteen artists, four world premieres, two panel discussions, and special projection design by award-winning artist Hana Kim.

Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Multicultural Arts Exchange presents an encore concert that is very special and very significant to many Northeast Philadelphia residents,  Yiddish culture.

Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

ARTIST RECITAL: DOPPELGEIGER

EMLYN NGAI & REBECCA HARRIS, VIOLINS

Emlyn Ngai and Rebecca Harris trace the violin duet and the nature of violins as sojourners through the lives of some of the instrument’s greatest composer-performers: Leclair, Viotti, Piazzolla and more.

Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

The Raritan Players, led by Rebecca Cypess, invite listeners into the musical world of Anne-Louise Brillon de Jouy (1744-1824), a composer and keyboardist whose reputation extended throughout Europe and across the Atlantic.

Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

ARTIST RECITAL: DOPPELGEIGER

EMLYN NGAI & REBECCA HARRIS, VIOLINS

Emlyn Ngai and Rebecca Harris trace the violin duet and the nature of violins as sojourners through the lives of some of the instrument’s greatest composer-performers: Leclair, Viotti, Piazzolla and more.

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 7:30pm

“The consummate artistry of the Takács Quartet is simply breathtaking… the best I have ever heard” (The Guardian). Formed in Budapest in 1975, the Takács has become a Philadelphia favorite for its unique blend of drama, warmth, humor, and precision, combining four distinct and compelling musical personalities to bring fresh insights to the string quartet repertoire.

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Join ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals for America) and YCPN (Young Caribbean Professional Network ) Philadelphia Chapters, for a night of social networking, tasty food/drinks and great music!
 
This is a great opportunity to network with a diverse group of professionals representing over 20 countries. Learn about both organizations, upcoming events, and how to be more involved.
  

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 3:00pm

Exclusive opportunity for Global Philadelphia Association (GPA) members only! Private tour of limited exhibit at PAFA

Friday, March 15, 2019 (All day)

Home Project – Immigrant Journeys

KYL/D Dance Company

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

First works and first quartets - a creative fanfare, a brave new voice, and a first foray into music for four. In "New Beginnings" the Franklin Quartet takes you behind the scenes as five celebrated composers take their first plunges into the quartet genre. The works by Mozart, Wikmansson, Haydn, Boccherini and Arriaga illustrate a complexity, virtuosity and fresh exuberance that makes for highly pleasurable listening in the historic Powel House.

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

 

Amid new revelations of the extent of Russian interference in American elections, how should we appraise Russia’s role in undermining democracy not just in America, but throughout the West – and are there perils in exaggerating its successes?

 

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Registration and Coffee

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:30am - 10:00am

The Rutgers-Camden Community Leadership Center will host its Spring 2019 Symposium on the Role of Women Entrepreneurs in Local and Global Community Development, in commemoration of National Women’s History Month.

According to the UN, gender equality is fundamental to delivering on the promises of sustainability, peace, and human progress. Distinguished panelists will share and discuss their experiences working with women’s groups locally and globally to build capacity in their families and communities, and sustain their economic livelihood.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 7:30pm

Acclaimed for interpretations that blend the “gossamer and the athletic” (New York Times), Garrick Ohlsson returns to dazzle us with some of the most impassioned music in the piano repertoire: Brahms’s variations. Experience this modern master as he demonstrates his extraordinary technique in the astonishingly difficult Paganini Variations while shining a light on lesser-known gems such as the Variations on an Original Theme.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:30pm

Join us for the Celebration of Globalization Concert 2019 honoring Global Award Winners John F. Smith III, Board Chair Emeritus, Global Philadelphia Association, and Richard M. Englert, President, Temple University.

Featuring the Lansdowne Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Reuben Blundell

Guest Conductor Hai-Lung Dai

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Can historic sacred places support civic engagement, social cohesion, and neighborhood equity? The answer is a resounding yes! We're sharing the conversations, ideas, and designs from Sacred Places/Civic Spaces through a special Grid magazine insert about the initiative and a capstone exhibition.