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August 26 2:30PM French Conversation Group.
     
September 2   Closed for Labor Day
     
September 10 11:00AM Socrates Cafe Discussion Group.  RSVP to Gil Feinberg at gsfesq@verizon.net
     
September 12 5:30PM LECTURE: Thomas Keels, "Designing for the Dead: Art and Architecture at Philadelphia Cemeteries" Details and Registration
     
September 13 11:00AM TOUR: "Designing for the Dead" Tour of Laurel Hill Cemetery led by Thomas Keels. Details and Registration
     
September 17 3:30PM "A Taste of Opera Series" in conjunction with Opera Philadelphia: The Love for Three Oranges. Additional Information
     
September 23 2:30PM French Conversation Group.
     
September 24 2:30PM Society Hill-Hot and Healthy: Sharon L. Kolasinski, M.D., "Bone Health" Additional Information
     
September 25 5:30PM LECTURE: Amy Cohen, "Louis Magaziner and Julian Abele: The Story of an Unusual Friendship" Details and Registration
     
September 26 12:00PM GALLERY TALK: Bruce Laverty, Gladys Brooks Curator of Architecture, gives a guided tour of the exhibition A Venturesome Spirit: Louis Magaziner in 20th Century Architecture.  Free.  RSVP to 215-925-2688 or events@PhilaAthenaeum.org
     
September 30 2:30PM French Conversation Group.
     
October 4 5:00-7:00PM First Friday: Creepy Collections. Free.
     
October 7 2:00PM At the Movies with Carrie Rickey: Architecture and Identity. My Architect: A Son's Journey. Additional Information
  2:30PM French Conversation Group
     
October 8 11:00AM Socrates Cafe Discussion Group.  RSVP to Gil Feinberg at gsfesq@verizon.net
     
October 10  6:00PM LECTURE: Suzanne Hinman, "Diana Reigns: How Philadelphia Saved the Golden Goddess" Details and Registration
     
October 14   Closed for Columbus Day
     
October 15 5:30PM GALLERY TALK: Bruce Laverty, Gladys Brooks Curator of Architecture, gives a guided tour of the exhibition A Venturesome Spirit: Louis Magaziner in 20th Century Architecture. Free.  RSVP to 215-925-2688 or events@PhilaAthenaeum.org
     
October 21 2:00PM At the Movies with Carrie Rickey: Architecture and IdentityThe Namesake. Additional Information
     
October 24 6:00PM LECTURE: Janny Scott, The Beneficiary: Fortune, Misfortune, and the Story of My Father. Additional Information
     
October 28 2:00PM At the Movies with Carrie Rickey: Architecture and IdentityColumbus. Additional Information
     
October 29 3:00PM Sustainability: Water, Urban Growth, & Biodiversity Series.  Scott Moore, “Philadelphia and the World’s Water Crisis: Local Solutions to a Global Challenge”   Additional Information
  7:00PM

National Museum of American Jewish History, Looking Again at Louis Kahn. Additional Information

     
November 1 5:00-7:00PM First Friday: Kosher Jazz. Free.
     
November 7 5:30PM LECTURE: Signe Wilkinson, "Political Cartooning: From Martin Luther to Frank Rizzo and Donald Trump" Details and Registration
     
November 8 5:30PM LECTURE: Bruce Laverty, “Rose Valley: Vision, Community, Collection”   Additional Information
     
November 11 2:30PM French Conversation Group.
     
November 12 11:00AM Socrates Cafe Discussion Group.  RSVP to Gil Feinberg at gsfesq@verizon.net
  12:00PM GALLERY TALK: Bruce Laverty, Gladys Brooks Curator of Architecture, gives a guided tour of the exhibition A Venturesome Spirit: Louis Magaziner in 20th Century Architecture. Free.  RSVP to 215-925-2688 or events@PhilaAthenaeum.org
     
November 19 3:00PM LECTURE: John Van Horne, "Reconstructing Philadelphia’s Earliest Museums, 1782-1827"  Additional Information
     
November 21 5:30PM LECTURE: Patricia Tyson Stroud, Bitterroot: The Life and Death of Meriwether Lewis. Additional Information
     
November 25 2:30PM French Conversation Group.
  3:00PM Sustainability: Water, Urban Growth, & Biodiversity Series.  Michael Weisberg, “Save the Sea Lion: Community Science in the Galápagos Archipelago”  Additional Information
     
November 27   Closing at Noon
     
November 28-29   Closed for Thanksgiving
     
December 2 5:30PM GALLERY TALK: Bruce Laverty, Gladys Brooks Curator of Architecture, gives a guided tour of the exhibition A Venturesome Spirit: Louis Magaziner in 20th Century Architecture.  Free.  RSVP to 215-925-2688 or events@PhilaAthenaeum.org
     
December 4 6:00PM Patrick Spero and Madeline Miller, “Fact and Fiction in the Writing of Histories”  Additional Information
     
December 6 5:00-7:00PM First Friday: Pop-up Gallery, Artist Perry Milou. Free.
     
December 10 11:00AM Socrates Cafe Discussion Group.  RSVP to Gil Feinberg at gsfesq@verizon.net
  3:00PM Sustainability: Water, Urban Growth, & Biodiversity Series.  Richard Weller, “Designing a Planet- for better or worse?”  Additional Information
     
December 24-25   Closed for Christmas