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Where to go - Film & Theatre Networking Exchange Toy Drive

1. Film & Theatre Networking Exchange Toy Drive

  1. a. McFadden's Saloon Ballpark, 1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
  2. b. Wednesday - December 7, 7pm-11pm
  3. c. Free Entry
  4. d.Toy Drive

This year, Oaks Integrated Care will need to collect gifts for over 4,000 children, teens and adults in 150 programs. Like many nonprofits in our region, Oaks Integrated Care benefits from donations from Toys for Tots. We truly appreciate your generosity and willingness to support our cause directly to ensure we can meet this great need.


Jus'Words Open Mic

2. Jus'Words Open Mic

  1. a. A Poet Art Gallery, 4032 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
  2. b. Thursday, December 10th, 9pm-1am
  3. c. $7 before 10pm, $10 after
  4. d. jus'words

Join us Thursday, December 8th for the longest running open mic in the city. Great poets, amazing singers, dope rappers, hilarious comedians and its BYOB!


Where to go - Artistry Collision

3. Artistry Collision

  1. a. Studio 55, 3237 Amber Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134
  2. b. Saturday, December 10, 2016 1pm – 4pm
  3. c. Entry:
  4. d. artistrycollision

Calling all local stylist in the Delaware, Philadelphia and New Jersey! We invite all on a Saturday evening! Here is your opportunity to meet stylists and build up clients in the area, exchange contact info and make you mark. Bring your business cards and portfolio's! Come and meet other professionals in the area also meet people who are looking for stylists! Tag your favorite hair stylist, makeup artist, and stylist. Share your story, career goals and watch how talent.


Where to go - The 2016 Pattison Leader Ball

4. The 2016 Pattison Leader Ball

  1. a. Revolution House (2nd Floor) 200 market Street, Philadelphia, PA. 19106
  2. b. Saturday, December 10th, 8pm-11pm
  3. c. $65 include an open bar, heavy hors d'oeuvres and access to the official after party (to be announced at a later date)
  4. d. pattison leader ball

The Pattison Leader Ball exists to bring together the people who will lead our towns, cities and Commonwealth in the future. By bringing our future and current leaders together now, we believe we will build the relationships needed to work together to lead. We believe that our generation will lead in a different way, we believe you are part of that leadership. We are happy to formally invite you to the 2016 Pattison Leader Ball with Special Guest Governor Tom Wolf!

Where to go - Everybody Loves Bubbles Fundraiser

5. Everybody Loves Bubbles Fundraiser

  1. a. 3601 Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148
  2. b. Friday, December 16th, 2016, 8pm-10pm
  3. c. $50
  4. d. Everybody loves bubbles

Everybody Loves Bubbles Workforce Development Agenda has gained the support of Philadelphia 76ers, and we now invite your demonstration of community support!

Where to go - Big E Gaming Presents: 
Northeast Championship 17 (Powered by Twitch)

6. Big E Gaming Presents: Northeast Championship 17 (Powered by Twitch)

  1. a. Valley Forge Casino Resort 1160 1st Ave, King of Prussia, PA 19406
  2. b. Friday, December 16-18, 2016
  3. c. Pre-Registration $57
  4. d.

Where to go - The Art Of Conversation Philly! Black Card Gets Trumped!

7. The Art Of Conversation Philly! Black Card Gets Trumped!

  1. a. A Poets Art Gallery, 4032 W. Girard Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19104
  2. b. Saturday, December 17th, 7pm-10pm
  3. c. Pay what you want
  4. d. For more info, call E. Muhammad 443.567.0717, TheAoC

THE ART OF CONVERSATION PHILLY is a interactive open mic/open conversation event that combines dope performance with community dialogue. THIS IS A PAY WHAT YOU EVENT. Also part of our SOUL SCHOOL BOOK DRIVE! BRING A BLACK CENTERED BOOK to be given away to our youth.

8 years of a Black President, years of protest of State aggression against Black people, resurgence of Black Self Determination, Black Lives Matter. Now, Donald Trump is the president?! Has our BLACK CARD been TRUMPED? What does this mean for Black People? What role does electoral politics play in the Struggle of Liberation? Be in the place to be for the next ART OF CONVERSATION PHILLY! Featured performance by SLANGSTON HUGHES & DELL P!!

Where to go - WJMS Turns 1!

8. WJMS Turns 1!

  1. a. 230 W Baltimore Ave, Clifton Heights, PA 19018-2101
  2. b. Saturday, December 17, 7pm- 10pm
  3. c. FREE
  4. d. wjmsradio

Come join Jams and the rest of the Live and Direct family as we celebrate WJMS Radio's 1st birthday! It has been a great year for us at WJMS and we are looking forward to continued success and excellence! We will have a champagne toast, a cake, and some light snacks. Plus your girl Jams will be broadcasting live from the celebration. This event has free admission, but we are asking for donations at the door. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Mothers Den Scholarship Fund! If you have supported or been supported by WJMS Radio, we would love to see you all come out! Dress is casual! Come as you are.

Where to go - NExT Night with the Philadelphia 76ers

9. NExT Night with the Philadelphia 76ers

  1. a. 3601 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19148
  2. b. Tuesday, December 20th, 7pm-10pm
  3. c. $50-$75
  4. d. info

Urban League of Philadelphia & NExT Philadelphia is proud to be honored as the Philadelphia 76ers 3-Point Community Partner on Tuesday, December 20th. Join us for an evening of networking and philanthropy, while watching our hometown Philadelphia 76ers take on superstar Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans. Whether you are a member of NExT, an NBA fan or looking to become more involved within your community, this will be an opportunity to network for a great cause! With the holiday season here, this is a great way to satisfy your holiday wish list while supporting your community.

Where to go - The Black Lily Affair

10. The Black Lily Affair

  1. a. 3870 Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
  2. b. Saturday, December 31st,
  3. c. $150
  4. d. Contact: Danielle Bleu 215.300.1255
  5. e. blacklilynye

Ring in 2017 during Philadelphia's ultimate New Year Eve event, the #BlackLilyAffair, at Indigo Bleu, the most talked about venue in the city! Among Philly's taste makers and top business professionals you will enjoy an evening of succulent bites and signature drinks. The evening's entertainment includes a live band and top DJ spinning an eclectic mix of hits from various genres. You're invited to take part in the festivities. Gather your most sophisticated and sexy group of friends, reserve your tickets, and let the outfit search begin!