Past Events

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm

You are invited by John & Susan Smith to attend the art unveiling of a mural by Gabe Tiberino celebrating SDG 1.

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm

L’Alliance fait son cinéma!

Join us every other Wednesday to watch a French-Speaking movie with us!

You will then have the occasion to discuss the movie and the subjects related with the volunteers, according to thematic cycles which will be renewed each month.

Sunday, October 10, 2021 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Alliance Française de Philadelphie presents Remembering Senghor and The Négritude Movement

Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Embark on a Trolley Tour with the Alliance Française!

During this 1.5 hour visit, Lynn Miller, author of French Philadelphia and Vice President of the Alliance Française de Philadelphie will show the many influences of France in Philadelphia : History, Art, Architecture, don't miss this opportunity! 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 5:00pm

HOST

George de Lama
President
Eisenhower Fellowships

George de Lama was a prize-winning foreign and national correspondent and a managing editor of the Chicago Tribune before working as an international development official and joining Eisenhower Fellowships. 

MODERATOR

Ann Marie Lipinski
Curator, Nieman Foundation for Journalism, Harvard University

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm

PRÊTS POUR UN SANS-FAUTE ? A VOS STYLOS ! 

Open to all students and members

Join a zoom to practice your writing skills on a selected text ! You will need nothing else than a paper, a black pen and a bit of concentration! You can send us back your scanned production by email for corrections.

La dictée est un excellent exercice de compréhension orale, et met a l'epreuve vos compétences écrites! 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Each year, corporate, government, diplomatic, and academic leaders gather to recognize the contributions of World Trade Centers toward peace and prosperity across the globe.

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Each year, corporate, government, diplomatic, and academic leaders gather to recognize the contributions of World Trade Centers toward peace and prosperity across the globe. For more than a decade, the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia has marked this occasion by recognizing regional business leaders and leading companies for their global achievement, vision and contribution to making Greater Philadelphia a world-class region.

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

You are invited by St. Joseph’s University to attend the art unveiling of a mural by Isabella Akhtarshenas celebrating SDG 4.

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Our collaboration with the Down Jersey Folklife Center of Wheaton Arts in Millville, NJ with their exhibits "Mayan Trajes" and "Persistent Memories" on Saturday, September 25 from 4 to 6 pm.

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am - Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 8:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council is glad to be a partner of the International Franchise Expo and to be bringing Eurasian participation to the event.

The International Franchise Expo (IFE®) is the premier annual event for the franchise industry with hundreds of the hottest franchise on display. IFE® also offers the industry's most comprehensive conference and educational program to gain the ins and outs and behind the scenes information needed for success right from the start. Join thousands of entrepreneurs and future business owners at the International Franchise Expo, the largest franchise expo in the country.

Sunday, September 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

The in-person 2021 Feria is scheduled for Sunday, September 19 from 12 PM to 3 PM. The event is on North Fifth Street between Huntingdon and Somerset Streets. Masks must be worn at the festival.

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Romance, Dance, and Happenstance: Egyptian Film Posters Over 50 Years, in collaboration with the Middle East Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

This is an exhibition of curated 20th Century Egyptian film posters. The selected posters feature players and themes intended to attract audiences of the day to Egyptian cinemas, as they offer unexpected insights into the present into Egypt’s cinema industry and into Egyptian society.

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 8:30am - 5:30pm

Save the date - Bringing the World to PA is making it's virtual return this fall from September 13-24, 2021! STay tuned as we provide more updates leading up to the 13th. Last September, OIBD moved Bringing the World to PA (BTW2PA) to an online platform to continue creating and building global business connections. BTW2PA 2020 was held from September 14-25, 2020 and included a series of online presentations on business opportunities and industry trends in key global markets. The recordings are available in the Trade Video Library.

Sunday, September 12, 2021 - 9:00am

Are You Up for the Walnut2Walnut River Challenge?  Join us on Sunday, September 12!

The excursion begins at Schuylkill Banks and ends at Independence Seaport Museum's boat basin. 

The challenge course offers spectacular views of the city, while traveling almost 15 miles along both rivers. The Walnut2Walnut River Challenge is suitable for experienced paddlers looking for a new way to get in touch with Philadelphia’s waterways.

Saturday, September 11, 2021 - 10:00am - Sunday, September 12, 2021 - 7:00pm

The 43rd Annual Nanticoke Indian Powwow will kick off with a Vendor Preview and Pig Roast for all participating vendors on Friday, September 10, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Philly Pride will be hosting a LGBTQ Pride Festival on Saturday, September 4, noon.

The largest celebration of LGBT pride in the region, attracting over 25,000 people each year. Our 32nd PrideDay!

Friday, August 27, 2021 - 7:00pm - 10:30pm

Watch Philadelphia on the big screen as we present the 2020 film Concrete Cowboy! Based on the book Ghetto Cowboy, this film tells the story of a rebellious teen sent to Philadelphia to live with his estranged father for the summer. While there, he finds kinship with a tight-knit community of Black cowboys based on the real-life Fletcher Street Stables.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

August 25 – Doug Gefvert

Carillonneur, Washington Memorial Chapel