Genealogy Series with Shamele Jordon

Camden County Historical Society 1900 Park Boulevard, Camden

Professional Genealogist Shamele Jordon, TV producer of "Genealogy Quick Start," will inspire you with tools to find and tell your story.Professional Genealogist Shamele Jordon, award winning TV producer of "Genealogy ...

Fakes, Forgeries, and Frauds with Nancy Moses

Athenaeum of Philadelphia 219 South 6th Street, Philadelphia

Nancy Moses, Fakes, Forgeries, and FraudsWhat’s real? What’s fake? Why do we care?In this time of false news and fake science, these questions are more important than ever. Fakes, Forgeries, ...

Does a Place Die?

Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church 916 S Swanson Street, Philadelphia

What happens when places you cherish no longer exist? This question will be answered by a panel of experts who preserve and document historic sites.

$40

Jen Manion, “What is the Purpose of Punishment?”

Athenaeum of Philadelphia 219 South 6th Street, Philadelphia

"What is the Purpose of Punishment?"What is the purpose of punishment? This question is as urgent now as it was over two hundred years ago when Pennsylvania elites debated the ...

Jefferson’s Daughters with Catherine Kerrison

Athenaeum of Philadelphia 219 South 6th Street, Philadelphia

Catherine Kerrison, Jefferson’s DaughtersThomas Jefferson is among the most famous of America's Founding Fathers, but it is easy to forget that he was an actual father to three daughters: Martha ...

Precious Dust: The History of the Bethel Burying Ground

Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church 916 S Swanson Street, Philadelphia

Terry Buckalew will discuss the Bethel Burying Ground from its establishment in 1810 to its archeological discovery in 2013 to its present day status as an important part of Philadelphia and national African American history.

Free

Presbyterian Women as Patriots

Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church 412 Pine Street, Philadelphia

During Women’s History Month, Daniel Campbell, Ph.D., looks at the important role Presbyterian women played in our history.

Free

Jazz & Joe

Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church 916 S Swanson Street, Philadelphia

The Alan Segal Quartet brings the finest samplings of Philadelphia Style Jazz to Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church the fourth Thursday of the month from 7:30 to 9:30pm.

Rev. George Duffield’s Fiery Sermons

Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church 412 Pine Street, Philadelphia

Daniel Campbell, Ph.D., reviews how Rev. Duffield became known as John Adams’s “parish priest” and how Old Pine earned the title of “the Church of the Patriots.”

Free

Ode to Ormandy

Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church 412 Pine Street, Philadelphia

@ Ormandy conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra. May 15th is the day Old Pine celebrates the wedding anniversary of Maestro Eugene Ormandy and his wife Margaret. They are buried in the Old ...

Free

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