|What||This Black Music Month panel, organized by WURD, will explore how the black experience and activism has been expressed through song. The panel will include renowned poet and musician Ursula Rucker, Lehigh University Africana Studies director James Braxton Peterson, Oberlin College Music professor Fredara M. Hadley, and West Philly rapper ARSIN. RSVP available.|
|Where||Philadelphia Clef Club at 736 S. Broad|
|When||June 22, 2017 at 5:30 pm to 8:00 am|
|How much||free for members, $10 for non-members|
Whether you’d like a tarot reading or simply a summery drink, here’s your guide.
The Art for the Cash Poor event can help new collectors or buyers looking for deals
|What||The Bleed On fundraiser series comes to Philly! The feature presentation is "See Here Now: Menstrual Hygiene," a video produced by Refinery29, highlighting social issues surrounding menstruation, including the tampon tax, menstrual equity, and the lack of access to products for homeless people with periods. Bring menstrual items for donations|
|Where||SEER Interactive at 1033 N. 2nd St., 7th floor 19123|
|When||June 8, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm|
|What||Dance party master Lee Jones is back for a 14th year of Sunday afternoon jams. He knew the Roots frontman before fame and Fallon, so of course Quest is staying around post-Picnic to spin for the season opener on a South Philly rooftop. All ages, rain or shine.|
|Where||Bok Bar at 1901 S. 9th St. 19148|
|When||June 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm|
The music and food fest celebrating “everything Philly” took over Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing on Saturday. Musicians playing on two stages include Tears for Fears, G. Love & Special Sauce, Kandace Springs, Schooly D, Marah, Vivian Green and more. Food is from Dietz & Watson, Campo’s Deli, Baby Blues BBQ and lots of others.
PennEnvironment events are usually about awareness, not money, but “Save the Bees” could use the cash.
|What||How do you separate real news from the fake stuff when even the president is decrying legitimate media? Join WHYY and NPR for a discussion with journalists, columnists and a neuroscientist.|
|Where||WHYY at 150 N. Sixth St. 19106|
|When||May 9, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm|
|How much||Free (donations encouraged)|
The annual event will take place in Kensington this Friday and Saturday.
|What||When's the last time you hung out at Girard Park? Do you even know where that is? Take a stroll through this under-explored South Philly neighborhood as part of the "Jane's Walk" series. The last stop is at Pop's Water Ice!|
|Where||Broad Street Line Oregon Station at Broad Street and Oregon Avenue 19148|
|When||May 6, 2017 at 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm|
The Roots Picnic, Chainsmokers, Future, U2 and a ton of other stuff is en route.
It’s a bigger deal than the Pope, the DNC, Made in America or New Year’s.
When you were in high school, this was the biggest of deals.