Feb. 12 Cheyney University hosts the screening of "Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities 6 p.m. at the Marian Anderson Music Center on campus.
Feb. 12 Radioactive Things I Found in the Trash lecture with Bill Belanger at the Delaware County Institute of Science 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Feb. 13 Fat Tuesday
Feb. 13 Honey Tasting and Talk at Rachel Kohl Library 6 - 7 p.m.
Feb. 14 Valentine's Day. According to my Snapple bottle cap, on Valentine's Day there is no charge to get married in the Empire State Building's chapel. Real fact #369. Twofold news to me, I did not know there was a chapel in the Empire State Building. Factcheck at FAQ on Empire State Building website scroll down, Can I get married....
Feb. 14 Ash Wednesday the First Day of Lent, March 29 is the Last Day of Lent.
Feb. 15 "June in Poland and Former Germany" lecture with Scott Arboretum staff and local gardeners at Lang Performing Arts Center at Swarthmore College, 1- 2 p.m.
Feb. 15 Tavern Talks "Chocolate and Courtship" at The Chadds Ford Historical Society Brinton Barn 7 - 9 p.m. located at 630 Baltimore Pike in Chadds Ford. $20 Non-members, $15 Members. Tickets must be purchased in advance over the phone, in person or online.
Feb. 17 Mini Paper Marbling Workshop 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Participants will learn the art of floating and designing watercolors on a base fluid then permanently transferring the design to paper. The class is lead through the marbling process and taught design techniques. Participants take home their finished papers along with step-by-step instructions. Workshop Admission: $35/Person, all supplies included. Ages 8 and Up. (Ages 8 – 17 must be accompanied by an adult). Pre-registration is required. Space is limited to 6 participants. Workshop Admission: $50/Person, all supplies included. Ages 14 & Up. (Ages 14 – 17 must be accompanied by an adult). Pre-registration is required. Space is limited to 6 participants. Visit HistoricSugartown.org or call 610-640-2667 to register.
Feb. 17 The Unitarian Universalist Church of Delaware County will host two speakers, author Adam Eichen and Rabbi Michael Pollack offering a message and additional information on the nonpartisan group MOH, March on Harrisburg, 10 a.m. at the church located at 145 W. Rose Tree Road in Media.
Feb. 17 Mini Hand Bookbinding I Workshop 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Try your hand at traditional bookbinding in Historic Sugartown’s Book Bindery! Surrounded by a world-class collection of 19th century bookbinding tools, participants will create a book using traditional methods employed through the mid-19th century. Along with their book, participants will be provided with step-by-step written instructions. Workshop Admission: $50/Person, all supplies included. Ages 14 & Up. (Ages 14 – 17 must be accompanied by an adult). Pre-registration is required. Space is limited to 6 participants. Visit HistoricSugartown.org or call 610-640-2667 to register.
Feb. 18 Chili Cook Off at Sons of Amvets and Amvets Post 118 located at 211 N. Morton Ave. in Morton 1 - 5 p.m. $25 donation.
Feb. 18 David Taylor's Manhattan Brass Quintet at Widener University's Kapelski Recital Hall, 14th and Walnut Streets in Chester. 3 p.m. Free and open to public.
🎥Look for films from students from this magnificent MYFI program in the upcoming Media Film Festival April 5 - 7.