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Philadelphia Breweries Near the Falls of Schuylkill

May 1, 2013 | No Comments

Monday, June 3, 7:00-9:00 pm, Falls of Schuylkill Library meeting room. Rich Wagner, author of “PHILADELPHIA BEER-THE HEADY HISTORY OF BREWING IN THE CRADLE OF LIBERTY, will present a power point program on the breweries of East Falls. The program will be followed by a beer tasting compliments of the Manayunk Brewery and Restaurant. Rich […]

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Kelly Family Historical Marker

October 4, 2012 | No Comments

A Pennsylvania Historical Marker to honor the Kelly Family will be dedicated on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 1:00 p.m. at McMichael Park, 3800 Henry Avenue. The marker will honor John B. Kelly, Sr. a three time Olympic gold medal winner for rowing in the 1920 and 1924 games. A successful business man, he founded “Kelley […]

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Bus Tour of East FAlls

October 4, 2012 | No Comments

The EFHS is offering a Global Limousine Bus tour of places in EF associated with the Kelly Family on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 9:30, 11:00 and 12:30. Meet the bus on the 3200 block of Coulter Street. Places on the tour will be Penn Charter Campus, Ravenhill Mansion, Old Academy Playhouse and St. Bridget Church. […]

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“To Catch a Thief” showing at Tuttleman Center

October 4, 2012 | No Comments

“To Catch a Thief”, starring Grace Kelly and Cary Grant will be shown at the Tuttleman Center, Philadelphia University campus, School House Lane and Vaux Street on Saturday, October 6, at 8:00 p.m. Filmed on the French coast of Monaco in 1955, it was during the filming of this movie that Grace met the Prince, […]

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Philadelphia’s golden age of retail

May 9, 2012 | No Comments

MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012, 6:30 PM FALLS OF SCHUYLKILL LIBRARY GOLDEN AGE OF RETAIL Illustrated program by Tom Keels & Larry Arrigale Tom Keels has done it again! Author of “Forgotten Philadelphia” and “Wicked Philadelphia’” Tom Keels’ new book released by Arcadia Press on 2/27/12, is a pictorial overview of the city’s dear departed department […]

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