Past Events

Saturday, March 12, 2022 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday, March 12, 2022 - 2:00pm

Frank Ferrante is the irreverent Groucho. Join us for 90 minutes of one-liners and laughter in this special one performance only matinee on the Walnut mainstage. Ferrante ad-libs his way throughout the performance in grand Groucho style—and you might even become part of the show!

Saturday, March 12, 2022 - 9:30am - 10:30am

Join Maura McCarthy, Fairmount Park Conservancy’s Executive Director and Justin DiBerardinis, FDR Park’s Director, for a series of “Walk and Talks” at FDR Park.

Friday, March 11, 2022 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

 This event will be held virtually via Zoom.

Friday, March 11, 2022 - 9:00am - 2:00pm

You can watch/listen and speak during the live meeting using your computer,tablet, or smartphone on Zoom. You can listen and speak during the live meeting on your telephone. 

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Online Event!

AJC Honors Frederick D. Strober, Partner, Saul, Ewing, Arnstein & Lehr, LLP, with the 2022 Judge Learned Hand Award, Wednesday, March 9

Friday, March 4, 2022 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Enjoy an evening of art, live music, cocktails, and light fare at our monthly First Friday! mixer. Tonight’s event features Colombian-born singer-songwriter Laura Lizcano. This soulful vocalist combines her formal jazz training with a love for folk and pop music, drawing influence from a range of performers, including Norah Jones and Natalia Lafourcade. First Friday! at the Barnes includes access to the collection galleries and the special exhibition Water, Wind, Breath: Southwest Native Art in Community.  

Friday, March 4, 2022 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 9:00pm - Friday, March 4, 2022 - 5:30pm

The US-Ghana Chamber together with the US commercial services, ACBC present an all day business exposition, roundtable and B2B partnering with key decision makers and industry experts.

Roundtable discussions on:

Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Presented on Zoom

Join us for an Artist Talk with John Joyce as he discusses his work and his solo exhibition, awarded from The Print Center’s 96th ANNUAL International Competition.

Thursday, March 3, 2022 (All day)


Hybrid/ Location TBD

Featuring guest speakers giving you the status of Federal Exchange Programs, City-level International outlook, and Student Speakers from the Citizen Diplomat Academy. Free for CDI members. $35 Non-members.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 9:30am

Discover how and why Spain and her colonies provided massive amounts financial and material aid to the fledgling United States (and to France), and how Spanish military victories against the British throughout the western hemisphere and the Mediterranean were vital to American independence.  

Monday, February 28, 2022 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sunday, February 27, 2022 - 10:00am - 12:30pm

The Fairmount Park Trolley operated in East & West Park from 1896-1946 providing a reliable and enjoyable means of accessing park amenities. Explore the physical remains of what is now a hidden trolley network including massive stone tunnels and bridge abutments along this 4 mile loop hike led by Kevin Roche.

Saturday, February 26, 2022 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

David Rittenhouse Award honoring Clarence Holbert (1944-2018)


Friday, February 25, 2022 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm

 Join PCDC, as we welcome the new year, the Year of the Tiger!

Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

 This illustrated talk by Jeffrey Cohen will illuminate recent research exploring Wilson Eyre’s beginnings with the architect James Peacock Sims. Cohen teaches architectural history at Bryn Mawr College. 

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 6:30pm

When seven generations of a wealthy Philadelphia-based family save all of their household records and correspondence, you know there are some compelling stories buried in there. But where to start?

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

You can watch/listen and speak during the live meeting using your computer,tablet, or smartphone on Zoom. You can listen and speak during the live meeting on your telephone.