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THE EARTH HAS A FEVER: A GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY BILL BROOKOVER

Da Vinci Art Alliance 704 Catharine Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

How can art about environmental catastrophe move us to action? That is the question at the heart of “The Earth Has a Fever,” a printmaking exhibition proudly presented by Da Vinci Art Alliance. Featuring a wide array of printmaking techniques, the works in this immersive exhibition aim to change the conversation around the climate crisis by approaching it first from a place of feeling. We are inherently in relationship with the Earth; perhaps our emotional investment can empower us to heal that relationship. On view: July 5 - July 21 in Gallery 1 at Da Vinci Art Alliance (704 Catharine

$789

Summer Nature Science Pop Up: Solar Prints

Gingko Lawn

Stop by for an interactive, nature science-based lesson and craft! We’ll use the power of the sun to make solar prints. While supplies last. All ages are welcome, no registration is required. Pop-Ups are outdoors and may be canceled in the case of inclement weather.

Saturday Free Boating

Dock & Community Boathouse Bartram's Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us for free kayaking and rowboating on the Tidal Schuylkill River! No pre-registration or experience is necessary. Suitable for all ages and skill levels. Equipment, life jackets, and basic instruction for kayaking and row boating provided–first come, first served. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. The program may be canceled in the event of inclement weather or unsafe river conditions.

Free

Free Bike Rentals at Bartram’s Garden Bike Hub

Bike Container

Come by for free walk-up bike rentals; as well as simple repairs (flats, chains, brake adjustments),  diagnostics, and bike safety brochures! Please register in advance. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is hosting FREE biking days at Bartram’s Garden through the end of October. Come ride the Bartram Mile trail!

Free Craft Fair and Textile Family Day

American Swedish Historical Museum 1900 Pattison Ave, Philadeplhia, PA, United States

Join us for a free Craft Fair and Family Day at the American Swedish Historical Museum! Inspired by the textiles of the Swedish Folk Weavings exhibition, vendors will demonstrate and sell their handcrafts of all kinds in our craft fair held in our outdoor tent. Light lunch fare, snacks, and baked goods will also be available for purchase. Bring your family and try out different textile crafts like stitching and weaving through fun activities in our galleries and check out brand new craft kits available in the Museum Shop! If your family has never visited the American Swedish Historical Museum

Free

Now + Then Marketplace Oval x Parkway Palooza

Eakins Oval 2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, United States

Now + Then Marketplace returns to Eakins Oval for its 3rd year and one of its largest markets of the year! Over 140 local vendors will gather in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art at Eakins Oval and along the outer lane of the parkway this Sunday 7/14 Noon to 6pm as we collaborate with The Barnes, Rodin, and Philadelphia Museum of Art for a party down the parkway! Don't miss out checking out The Oval's mini golf course & beer garden as well as music, food and drinks. As always this market and event are free to attend,

$99

Mother Tongue

Sankofa Community Farm at Bartram’s Garden 5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

It’s time for Mother Tongue! This celebration of Black art honors roots, cultural richness, inherent wellness. Join Tiny Farm Wagon and the Museum of Black Joy for a lighting of our hand-crafted cob oven and a modern take on the traditional Ring Shout featuring local artists. In case of rain, this event will be rescheduled to July 27. Rain date is rain or shine.

Landscapes on the Edge of Abstraction II

Save the Date! Meet Philadelphia artist, Deborah Zuchman at @bennascafe Sunday, July 21, 2024 from 2-4pm. Deborah was an Art Demonstration Teacher and taught in the Philadelphia Public Schools for thirty-five years. She also worked as a Project Manager for the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program for several years. Zuchman paints en plein air and from her imagination. She explores the fine line between landscape and abstraction. Show runs from July 1 through July 31, 2024. #bennas