Upcoming Events​

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  • Modern Architecture, Preservation & Stewardship: An Interview with Peter and Hayat Palumbo
    Modern Architecture, Preservation & Stewardship: An Interview with Peter and Hayat Palumbo
    Zoom- registration required
    Jan 23, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Zoom- registration required
    Michelangelo Sabatino and Scott Mehaffey in conversation with Baron Peter Palumbo and Baroness Hayat Palumbo, second owners of the Edith Farnsworth House about their stewardship of architecturally significant heritage properties from the 1970s to the present. $10
  • *Chilling Reality: Chester County's Arctic Explorers
    *Chilling Reality: Chester County's Arctic Explorers
    Zoom- registration required
    Jan 24, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom- registration required
    Join CCHC's Ellen Endslow to learn about the treacherous adventures of four Chester County residents and Arctic explorers, covering an 80 year time span. At times thrilling, terrifying, and inspirational, you will be sure to walk away from this program with a deeper knowledge of local history.
  • *Lucia Allais: The Protective Image
    *Lucia Allais: The Protective Image
    Fisher Fine Arts Library, Kleinman Forum
    Jan 26, 12:00 PM
    Fisher Fine Arts Library, Kleinman Forum, 220 S 34th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    During World War I and World War II, innumerable monuments across Europe were systematically protected behind elaborate structures of wood, sandbags, brick, sometimes even concrete, and then photographed in this armored state. This lecture explores the history of these protective works.
  • *Marian Anderson's Timeless Relevance
    *Marian Anderson's Timeless Relevance
    Winsor Room- Radnor Memorial Library
    Jan 26, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Winsor Room- Radnor Memorial Library, 114 W Wayne Ave, Wayne, PA 19087, USA
    Join Emile “Joe” Henwood, author of the book Remembering a Great American Hero Marian Anderson: The Lady from Philadelphia in a celebration of the life of American singer and humanitarian Marian Anderson.
  • *The Future at 40: Preservation Pennsylvania Honor Awards
    *The Future at 40: Preservation Pennsylvania Honor Awards
    Zoom- registration required
    Jan 26, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Zoom- registration required
    Presentation of Pennsylvania's highest preservation honors with a keynote address on the future of historic preservation. The event will include the presentation of the commonwealth’s two most prestigious historic preservation awards.