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October 2019

Jazz & Joe

October 24, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States

The Alan Segal Quartet brings the finest samplings of Philadelphia Style Jazz to Riverside Hall. This free concert series takes place on selected Thursdays throughout the year.

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November 2019

Beef, Beer and Ben Franklin

November 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
$15 – $20
Beef and Beer

Rain or Shine!  On Friday, Nov. 1st, join us for a family-friendly event featuring beef, beer and a little local history.

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Rocks and Nails: The Carpenters’ Company and Religious Buildings in Old Philadelphia

November 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
Free
Carpenters' Company

Guest lecturer Alex Palma will discuss the Carpenters’ Company as an institution, trade guild and professional organization that helped build the religious landscape of colonial and early federal Philadelphia.

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January 2020

FILAMENT Presents “Auris Borealis: An Exploration of Chamber Works”

January 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
$3 – $20.00

Filament’s “Auris Borealis” is an exploration of chamber works for violin, viola da gamba, and harpsichord from Scandinavia and Northern Germany.

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William Penn Meant Well … Or Blame It on the Irish

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
Free
Civil War

Jim Mundy, Historian of The Union League Legacy Foundation, will explore the political and social history of the city before the war, and the creation of the Union League as a patriotic social society during the war.

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Jazz & Joe

January 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States

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

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February 2020

The Archaeology of the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia Burial Ground

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
Free

Approximately 500 remains and associated funerary goods were recently recovered during archaeological excavations at the former burial ground of the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia. George Leader will discuss the most recent research being conducted before the remains are to be reinterred in 2023.

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Does a Place Die?

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S Swanson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
$40

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.

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