We began the fall with a full house at the "Athens of America" roundtable at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Please join us also for the following events:
This Saturday, October 1, we are a co-sponsor for the Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides' second annual "Great Twelve-Hour Tour" of Philadelphia. It's a River to River, Pine to Vine, Rain or Shine event, and it's free - join any segment or spend the day. For more information, go to: http://www.phillyguides.org/great-tour-2011.aspx .
Registration is open now for the next two programs of the Greater Philadelphia Roundtable discussion series:
- "Workshop of the World" on Wednesday, October 19, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Tacony branch of the Free Library.
- "Corrupt and Contented" on Tuesday, November 15, 6:30-8 p.m. at Philadelphia Media Network Headquarters (the Inquirer Building, 400 N. Broad Street).
For information and advance registration - strongly advised! - go to: http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org/events
Teachers, an additional educators' workshop will be offered on the theme of "Workshop of the World" on Tuesday, November 9, 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. To sign up for this free workshop, go to: http://www.hsp.org/node/2311
We are so pleased by your interest and participation in creating The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia. Thank you!