Event Calendar

September 2023

BEETHOVEN IN BEIJING viewing @ the Pennsylvania Convention Center
Thu, Sep 7th, 7:00 pm ET
Pennsylvania Convention Center • 1101 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s groundbreaking tour of China. After the screening, musicians who were part of the tour will join filmmakers to reminisce about this milestone moment in music and Philadelphia history. Read about this historical trip in Jennifer Lin's Beethoven in Beijing: Stories from the Philadelphia Orchestra's historic journey to China.

Register now at https://bit.ly/BeethovenTicket 

Bat Walks with Billy Brown
Fri, Sep 8th, 6:00 pm ET
4000 Woodland Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19104

Billy Brown, author of Exploring Philly Nature, will lead a Bat Walk at the Woodlands Cemetery.

Ray Didinger @ Uptown! in West Chester
Sat, Sep 9th, 12:30 pm
226 N. High Street in West Chester, PA

Ray Didinger, author of One Last Read, will sign copies of his book at the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, on September 9 at 12:30 pm before the matinee performance of his play, Tommy and Me.

Bat Walks with Billy Brown
Sat, Sep 9th, 6:15 pm
631 Berwyn Baptist Road Devon, PA 19333

Billy Brown, author of Exploring Philly Nature, will lead a Bat Walk at Jenkins Arboretum.

Meet the authors @ the Pyramid Club
Tue, Sep 26th, 6:00 pm -- 8:30 pm ET
Pyramid Club 1735 Market St Philadelphia, PA 19103

Network with local Temple University Press authors
• Dotty Brown, Boathouse Row
• Jennifer Lin, Beethoven in Beijing
• Murray Dubin, South Philadelphia and Tasting Freedom
• Tom Keels, Forgotten Philadelphia and Sesqui!
• Natalie Pompilio, More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell

Register and purchase tickets for the event

MEET & GREET: BLAM! Black Lives Always Mattered!
Sat, Sep 30th, 3:00 pm -- 4:30 pm ET
Barnes & Noble - 1708 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19103

As part of the Center City Barnes & Noble Saturday Spotlight Series, meet the collaborators of BLAM! Black Lives Always Mattered!

October 2023

Rebecca Yamin talk @ The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
Wed, Oct 4th, 12:00 pm ET
Online event

Join the virtual talk with Rebecca Yamin, author of the 2nd edition of Digging in the City of Brotherly Love: Stories from Philadelphia Archaeology. Register for this free event via The Athenaeum of Philadelphia.

Collingswood Book Festival
Sat, Oct 7th
Collingswood, NJ