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Things to do with the Philadelphia Water Department and our partners + fellow advocates for our waterways.

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Lord Whimsy Sets Sail

Friday, August 5, 2011  |  None

As advertised in this post from a couple weeks ago, author and artist Allen Crawford—otherwise known as Lord Whimsy—has embarked on a 40-mile kayak trip from Mt. Holly, NJ, to Bartram's Garden in Philadelphia....

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Heart Your Park

Thursday, July 28, 2011  |  None

Tonight at Gorgas Park in Roxborough: Heart cover band Kick It Out. Be there by 7:00 p.m. to hear the band...

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Pop Quiz: Name That Hidden Stream

Thursday, June 23, 2011  |  MFritch

Most people want to flush their toilet and forget about it, but if you know anything about the historical research I do for PWD, you know that sewers are one of my obsessions....

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Root For The Home Stream

Wednesday, June 22, 2011  |  MFritch

"Root for the home estuary" doesn't have quite the same ring to it—but if you attend the June 25 Camden Riversharks game against the Pennsylvania Road Warriors (5:35 p.m. start), you can support the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary....

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Iodine-131: A Panel Discussion

Monday, June 13, 2011  |  MFritch

Iodine-131 has been in the news lately, and PWD has been busy responding to media inquiries. Now is your chance to ask your own questions and voice concerns:...

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Art In The Open

Wednesday, June 8, 2011  |  MFritch

The French call it en plein air—painting outdoors. But Monet and Renoir would scarcely recognize Philly's version of it....

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That's Why They Call It Brewerytown

Wednesday, June 8, 2011  |  MFritch

Sold-out event tonight at the Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center: The Breweries of Brewerytown and Vicinity, a presentation by historian Rich Wagner....

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