You’re invited to NewsWorks birthday party on Nov. 15

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY to us! Newsworks is celebrating its first birthday on Nov. 15. We’re having a party (or parties), and you get the presents.

    NewsWorks and WHYY are celebrating this milestone by throwing mini-parties all around the region – and you’re invited to stop by and join in the fun! We’ll be out and about at some of our favorite places to meet you.

    Meet our award-winning journalists, grab some great free gifts and enter for your chance to win an iPad.

    Hope you can make it!



    Join the fun!

    Come on over to one of these locations at the times noted –

    Get free gifts, enter to win an iPad 2, meet our staff!

    We hope to see you there.


    Time Location
    7:30-9:00 a.m. High Point Café at the Allen Lane Train Station, Mt. Airy – UPDATED
    7:30-9:00 a.m. Krispy Kreme, 16th and Chestnut St.
    8:00-9:00 a.m. Trolley Car Café, East Falls
    8:00-9:00 a.m. Krispy Kreme, Collingswood, NJ
    9:00am-10:00 a.m. Crossroads Restaurant, Wilmington – NEW
    9:00-10:00 a.m. InFusion Coffee & Tea, Mt. Airy
    9:00-10:00 a.m. Eeffoc Café, Trolley Square, Wilmington – NEW
    10:00-11:00 a.m. Mugshots Coffee House and Café, Art Museum Area – UPDATED
    11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Infini T Café, Princeton NJ
    12:00 noon-1:00 p.m. Bruno’s, Chestnut Hill
    12:00 noon-1:00 p.m. Wired Beans, Mt. Airy
    12:00 noon-1:00 p.m. Green Soul, West Oak Lane
    12:30 noon-2:00 p.m. Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia
    3:00-4:00 p.m. Zebra Striped Whale, Newtown, PA
    4:00-5:00 p.m. Weaver’s Way, Chestnut Hill
    4:00-6:00 p.m. Krispy Kreme, Northeast Philadelphia – UPDATED
    4:30-6:30 p.m. Central YMCA, Wilmington DE – NEW
    5:00-6:00 p.m. PA Center for Arts & Technology, West Oak Lane
    5:00-6:00 p.m. Kroc Center, East Falls
    5:00-7:00 p.m. Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr – NEW
    6:00-8:00 p.m. Kimmel Center, Broad St., Philadelphia 
    6:00-8:00 p.m. Bus Stop Café, Pitman, NJ

    Special birthday cakes to be provided by Krispy Kreme at their locations, and by Whipped Bakeshop at certain other locations. Visitors at Reading Terminal Market who enter to win a free iPad will get a coupon for a free small Bassett’s WHYY Experience Ice Cream!

    How to enter:

    No Purchase Necessary.

    To enter, individuals must visit one of the Newsworks Birthday Parties and complete an entry slip.

    Eligibility: Individuals must be 21 years or older to enter. They must be a resident of New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware. WHYY employees and members of their family, and freelancers and members of their family, are not eligible.

    One general entry per person, per location. Indivuals may submit a second entry per location if they can prove that they have been on the website, by describing a story or something from the website. Individuals are permitted to attend more than one party and my enter at each location they visit. All entries will be taken only on Tuesday, November 15, 2011, at the locations and times published. Locations and times subject to change.

    Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received. ONE (1) Winner will be drawn from among all of the entries at all of the locations. The winner will be drawn at random by Friday, November 18, and will be notified at the email and/or phone number provided within 24 hours of the drawing.

    If the winner is not reachable and does not respond by Tuesday, November 22, another winner will be chosen at random.

    The prize is an iPad 2 16GB. Retail value $499.00 plus tax.

    WHYY is not responsible for entries which are not filled our correctly or are illegible.Void where prohibited by law. For the name of the winner, contact WHYY after November 30, 2011.

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