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Family / Social

Barnes Toddler Time

Thursday, October 17

Join us for a combination of storytime, art making, and movement activities just for kids up to age 5 and their parents or caregivers.

Nightlife / Social

2019 Barnes Art Ball

Friday, October 25, 7pm

Join us this fall for a celebration of Henri Matisse’s 150th birthday and a preview of the contemporary art exhibition 30 Americans.

Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

First Friday! World Premiere: “Frederick Douglass Jazz Works”

Friday, November 1, 6 – 9pm

Ruth Naomi Floyd and her gifted ensemble bring the words of Frederick Douglass to life.

Free / Family / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Kaleidoscope

Sunday, November 3, 10am – 5pm

A free day of colorful art, moving performance, and cultural voices.

Free / Nightlife / Music / Social

College Night: Planet Rock

Friday, November 8, 7 – 9pm

Explore art and break it down to old-school hip-hop at this free party for college students.

Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

Artist Bash: Activated Peoples

Saturday, November 16, 8 – 11pm

Tonight, we feature artists who perform as they create, activating their histories, identities, and passions.

Free / Family / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Winter Soulstice

Sunday, December 1, 10am – 5pm

Make festive arts and crafts and see soulful performances from the Philadelphia Jazz Project.

Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

First Friday! Elevate the Spirit

Friday, December 6, 6 – 9pm

Tenor Allen Pinkney, Jr., lends his voice to a dazzling variety of music, exploring its power to heal and elevate the human spirit.