Kalmar Nyckel Welcome Home Party!
After months away, the Kalmar Nyckel
returns on Friday,
riverfront celebration to welcomehome the ship, the captain and thecrew. The “Kalmar Nyckel Home-coming” will feature a parade of boats escorting the Kalmar Nyckelup the Christina River and a party
at Dravo Dock. The public is welcome
to come watch the parade. The Kal
mar Nyckel Foundation will also hosta dockside party to welcome the crew
back to Wilmington. The ticket price
will allow one student
to sail on theKalmar Nyckel as part
of the edu-cation program this fall. The party will take place at Dravo
Plaza onthe Wilmington Riverfront
from 5:30 - 7:30. Ticketsare $25
per person and include beer, wineand light hors d’oeuvres. Reserva-tions are encouraged, but
quired. Call 302-429-7447 forreser-
vations and info. With the return
of the ship, public sails will be offer
through October 17.
Call 302-429-7447 or online visit www.kalmarnyckel.org for sched-ules and information.
First Friday Flick
The First Friday Flick will be held at
the Haverford Township Free Library
at 7 p.m. on
in the air-
conditioned Community Room locat-ed
on the lower level.This month’s
selection is “The Blind Side” star-
ring Sandra Bullock. (PG-13, 129 min.)
This is a free event and guests are welcome to bring refreshments to
enjoy during the film. The library is
located at 1601 Darby Road. For info,
contact Christine Faris at 610-446-3082 ext. 211 or visit www.haver-fordlibrary.org.
Free Spirit Paranormal Investigators
recently conducted several reveal-
ing investigations of historic LaurelHill Cemetery in search of the site’s
haunted history. Join FSPI for this
unique workshop, as they reveal thefindings of their investigations, and
discuss some of the basics in thefield of ghost hunting, includingtypes of hauntings; equipment anddebunking; EMFs (electromagnet-ic fields); EVPs (electronic voicephenomena); space weather; and
psychic protection. Participants will
have the opportunity to join FSPImembers on group investigationsof some of the Cemetery’s most re-
portedly active sections. The program will conclude with a wine and cheese
reception and social gathering in
the Laurel Hill Cemetery Gatehouse.
The event will be held on Saturday,
at 6 p.m. at Laurel Hill
Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Phila-
delphia, PA 19132. Cost is: $30/per-son;$27/members; $25/studentsand seniors; children are free. Ad- vance reservations are requested.To reserve, call 215-228-8200. For info visit www.thelaurelhillceme-tery.org.
Fall Paperback Sale
It’s time to stock up on paperbacks when The Friends of the Radnor Library holds its paperback sale onSaturday,
October 2, 2010,
from10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
October 3, 2010,
from 1 p.m. to 5p.m. Several thousand mass mar-ket fiction and non-fiction paper-backs, as well as large trade andchildren’s softcovers will be sold at50 cents each or 3 for $1. TheLibrary is located behind the postoffice at 114 West Wayne Avenuein Wayne, PA. For info: 610-687-1124 or email@example.com.
from 7 a.m.
- Noon, the Rotary Club of Ardmoreinvites the community to enjoy itsannual pancake breakfast to bene-
fit the Merion Fire Company of Ard-
more. The breakfast costs $7 and
will be held at the Merion Fire Com
pany of Ardmore, 35 Greenfield Ave.
in Ardmore, PA. For information,contact the Merion Fire Company of Ardmore at 610-642-9580.
Society Hill Stroll
Meet at NE corner, 2nd & SpruceSts. on Sunday,
at 10a.m. for this Architectural Walking
Tour. Society Hill received its name
from the “Free Society of Traders” who were granted a strip of land inthis area by William Penn in 1683.Take a leisurely walk through thiscountry’s largest, intact collectionof original colonial and post-colo-
nial residential architecture. Learn
about this neighborhood’s mid20th century renewal efforts and
its contribution to establishing Phila
-delphia as a “livable” city. Reser-
vations not required. $10 Adults; $8
Students; $5 Preservation AllianceMembers; Children 10 and under,
accompanied by adult, free. For info:
firstname.lastname@example.org,215-546-1146 ext. 3.
Victorian WashingtonSquare West
Meet at NW corner, 9th & SpruceStreets on Sunday,
at 2p.m. for this Architectural WalkingTour. Many of Philadelphia’s mostbeautiful townhouses are locatedalong Spruce and Locust Streets in
this Center City neighborhood east
of Broad Street. Marvel at the Gothic
Revival windows, Queen Anne Re- vival turrets, balconies, bays, gar-lands and gables designed by many prominent Philadelphia architects.Reservations not required. $10 Adults; $8 Students; $5 Preserva-
tion Alliance Members; Children 10
and under, accompanied by adult,free. For info: email@example.com, 215-546-1146 ext. 3
Rabbi Emeritus Mayer Selekman will speak on “What Judaism May
or May Not Look Like in the Future”
at Temple Sholom in Broomall onThursday,
at 7:30 p.m.The program is sponsored by the
Hilltoppers, the senior citizen group
of Temple Sholom. The public is in
- vited. Refreshments will be served. A $2 donation is requested fromnon-members of Hilltoppers. The
building is handicapped accessible.
For directions and information,call Temple Sholom in Broomall at610-356-5165.
Open Studio Tours
This October, The Center for Emerg
-ing Visual Artists
presents the11th Annual Philadelphia OpenStudio Tours. This event featuresover 300 local participants anmobilizes over 20,000 members of the community, making it the mos
comprehensive tour of artist studios
in the region and the only event of
its kind in Philadelphia. During the
first two weeks of October, this an-nual festival of visual art includesself-guided tours of artist studios
and creative workspaces, hands-on
workshops, gallery exhibitions,demonstrations, artist talks, an
receptions. Studio Tours are divide
geographically over the course of two weekends and run Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 6 p.m.For full listing information, visiphilaopenstudios.org.
Philadelphia Theatre Company kicks
off its 35th Anniversary Season with PTC@PLAY, a new play festi- val running
October 5 - 21
Suzanne Roberts Theatre (Broad anLombard Streets).The Festival, with
staged readings of works by estab-lished playwrights as well as new voices, features “Casa Cushman,”by Leigh Fondakowski in conjunc-tion with the Tectonic Theater Pro-
ject, “Strongman’s Ghost” by Jeffrey
Hatcher, “What We’re Up Against”by Theresa Rebeck, “How To Write A New Book For The Bible” by Bil
Cain and “Milk Like Sugar” by Kirste
Greenidge.All readings are free with curtain time at 7 p.m.Eachplaywright will be in-residence aPTC for their reading, and every reading will conclude with a publictalk back with the playwright andirector.In addition, PTC will befacilitating a conversation abounew play development and the role
of the playwright in the 21st Century.
For details call 215-985-0420 o
Mutual UFO Network
Free Conference Preview Panel dis
cussion with Authors: Budd Hop-kins on Abductions; Bill Birnes of UFO Hunters and UFO Magazine;
Richard Dolan on the National Secur-
ity State; Kathleen Marden on Betty
and Barney Hill on Friday,
at 6:30 p.m. at Borders Books
& Music, 1149 Lancaster Avenue,
Rosemont Shopping Center, BrynMawr, PA. Panel discussion, Q & A,
Book signing, Meet & Greet. For info
call 610-527-1500 or online visi www.MainLineMUFON.com.
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