Past Events

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 7:00pm - Sunday, September 25, 2022 - 10:00pm

Attend Philadelphia Fashion Week and check out the events listed below that are offered to explore!

Schedule: Philadelphia Fashion Week Official Kickoff Event-

Tuesday, September 20, 7:00 p.m. -

Wednesday, September 21, 9:00 p.m., Private Location Trend Show/Next Up Student Designer Competition-

Wednesday, September 21, 5:00 p.m., 901 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia Fashion Week Lux Popup Shop-

Thursday, September 22, 7:00 p.m. -

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join The Library Company for a virtual collection review on Tuesday, September 20th!

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Join the as American Swedish Historical Museum as they explore colors in the new exhibition Art for All!

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Monday, September 19, 2022 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

We will hear from three experts with different perspectives and experiences related to forced migration. From global trends to local resettlement, how can refugees and immigrants overcome traumas experienced in-country and fleeing from conflict, and find their way to a new life? How does racism impact their ability to cope, adapt and build resilience? What role can our community play in creating a safe environment?

Monday, September 19, 2022 - 6:30pm - Friday, September 23, 2022 - 9:30pm

Penn Middle East Center, in collaboration with Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture, Cinema & Media Studies, Jewish Studies, and Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations, is pleased to present the 2022 edition of New Middle East Cinema. Pick from a list of movies and attend and enjoy a film screening of one or more of the movies listed below.

Monday, September 19, 2022 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
A solemn service of Remembrance memorializing the extraordinary life, service and times of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain and the Commonwealth of Nations
Followed by celebratory prayers for the ascension of a new monarch to the Throne - His Majesty King Charles III. 
The Burial Offices together with the prayers for the Ascension of a New Monarch, will be drawn from the
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Explore the stories and personal objects that were central to Swedish immigrants who left their lives in Sweden to forge new paths in America. In this exhibition, you’ll learn about the important things immigrants chose to bring with them to their new home, and how they transformed their new material culture in America into symbols of their Swedish heritage as a way to uphold their connections to the past.

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

American Swedish Historical Museum members are welcome to join together for their in-person annual meeting, where they will present this year’s Amandus Johnson Volunteer Service Award to Earl Seppala. 

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 2:20pm - 3:15pm
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 2:00pm - 8:00pm

The PECO Multicultural Series is back! Celebrate the diversity in Philadelphia with a series of cultural festivals presented by PECO. As we celebrate Mexican Independence Day, enjoy delicious Mexican food, cultural performances, and fun family activities at the Great Plaza. All festivals are free and open to the public.

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
A portion of Lancaster Avenue will be Renamed Absalom Jones Way. Come join us for part of this Homecoming Weekend Celebrating our 230th Parish Anniversary.  


Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 10:30am - 1:30pm

Join the Independence Seaport Museum for a kayaking expedition along the Delaware River to see the remains of the Three Sisters Shipwreck! 

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 9:00am - 2:30pm
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 10:30am - 1:30pm

Join the Independence Seaport Museum for a kayaking expedition along the Delaware River to see the remains of the Three Sisters Shipwreck! 

Saturday, September 17, 2022 - Sunday, September 18, 2022

Next up, The Crossing will collaborate with cellist Maya Beiser for a performance of Gordon’s “Travel Guide to Nicaragua” at the Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill and at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall.