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First Friday!
Philly Makes the World Go ’Round: Alfie Pollitt & Tony TNT Jones

Friday, January 4, 6 – 9pm
Two musical powerhouses take the stage together at the Barnes, starting the year off with a taste of Philadelphia jazz and R&B.
Free / Family / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Barnes Big Draw

Sunday, January 6, 10am – 5pm
This month, we're sharpening our colored pencils and crayons and inviting you and your family to sketch, draw, and doodle away.
Nightlife / Music / Social

Young Professionals Night: Winter Wild

Friday, January 18, 7 – 10pm
After-hours art, style, and music await Philadelphia's young leaders and Contemporaries members.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday!
Doug Hirlinger’s “Dear Philadelphia”

Friday, February 1, 6 – 9pm
Jazz and poetry meet in this moving tribute to the ever-changing city of Philadelphia. With Tim Motzer, Ursula Rucker, M’Balia Singley, and John Swana.
Free / Family / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Breaking Boundaries

Sunday, February 3, 10am – 5pm
Explore, experiment, and play! Watch and learn breakdancing from Philly’s Hip Hop Fundamentals.
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First Friday! Black Pearl

Friday, March 1, 6 – 9pm
Now celebrating its tenth year, the Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra performs compositions by Mozart and Haydn.
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PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: More Than Meets the Eye

Sunday, March 3, 10am – 5pm
Celebrate student projects that deconstruct and reconstruct Barnes masterworks. Plus, use your detective skills to solve a math mystery in the galleries!