Arts, History & Politics

A Tour of Pennsylvania: Strange Sightings and True Stories
A Tour of Pennsylvania: Strange Sightings and True Stories
Join us as a former history teacher  provides a unique presentation that  details actual strange events and  numerous reported experiences that  have occurred in Pennsylvania.
American Politics Goes to the Movies
American Politics Goes to the Movies
As election season nears, we will watch politically-related movies and discuss the intersection of Hollywood and real life. Plan to watch one assigned movie at home each week and to join open-minded discussion in class.
Genealogy 101: Finding Roots and Branches on Your Family Tree
Genealogy 101: Finding Roots and Branches on Your Family Tree
This course for beginning family historians and genealogists presents skills and resources to build a solid skill set in genealogical research.
LOST PHILADELPHIA – GOOD THINGS COME IN “THREES”
LOST PHILADELPHIA – GOOD THINGS COME IN “THREES”
Explore Philadelphia’s fascinating and forgotten past. Through the medium of a short subject documentary, learn about the birth of local TV broadcasting, the world beneath Philly streets and local highlights of the last hundred years in the fields of entertainment, sports, food and neighborhood life.
Philadelphia by Phlash and by Foot – East
Philadelphia by Phlash and by Foot – East
Experience Philadelphia’s extraordinary history, its exceptional cultural institutions and its expressive sculptures in a creative new way - using the Philly Phlash. The Philly Phlash is a colorful, friendly bus that connects the city from river to river, stopping at key destinations. One can hop on and off at 22 stops for easy access to the city’s most popular sites.