Voices from Other Worlds: Twelve Gates Arts Brings the East to Philadelphia

Twelve Gates Arts brings the city voices of people in diaspora, and shows Philadelphia something about the outside world — and itself.

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The Portside Community Arts Festival Lights Up the City

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On April 25th, from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm, the Portside Arts Center will turn the streets into a living, many-faceted art project, in which everyone is invited to collaborate.

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City Runners Go Interstellar

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The “Meet Me On Mars” challenge pushes participants across the country and world to run for a cause — as far as they can.

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Pushing Communities M.I.L.E.s Ahead

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Music Is Love Exchange combines artistic expression with hands-on community development both at home and abroad — and it’s just getting started.

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Philadelphia Celebrates the Life of Dr. King

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On this day, Jan. 19, 2015, 47 years after the passing of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Philadelphians have planned a variety of events throughout the city to honor his life and remember his message.

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8th Annual PAWS Mutt Strut

Join Us at the Mutt Strut! On Saturday, October 11, 2014, Philadelphia will once again go to the dogs! At the 8th Annual PAWS Mutt Strut, dogs and the people who love them will walk the scenic route in The Navy Yard to raise funds and awareness for PAWS’ efforts to save Philadelphia’s homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals.   When: Saturday, October 11, 2014 Check-in opens at 9am, start strutting at 11!

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