WHYY Events Calendar

WHYY Events Calendar

WHYY events connect you to the best that public media and the region have to offer, including meet-and-greet opportunities with your favorite personalities like Ira Glass, Terry Gross and yes, Daniel Tiger; film screenings; policy forums; tastings; trolley tours; and much, much more. Not a WHYY member? Join today!



WHYY Event Series



Complete WHYY Events Calendar



Moth Mainstage

Moth Mainstage

Tickets for this event are sold out.
When: Friday, April 28, 2017 from 6:30 - 10:00 p.m.
Where: The Keswick Theatre, 291 North Keswick Avenue, Glenside, PA 19038

The Moth is coming to Philadelphia! Join WHYY for a night of storytelling.


Buddy Visits Diggerland: WHYY Member and Friends Day

Buddy Visits Diggerland: WHYY Member and Friends Day

When: Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Diggerland, 100 Pinedge Court, West Berlin, NJ 08091

Our friendly therapod, Buddy from Dinosaur Train, is visiting his friends in New Jersey! Grab a selfie with Buddy and explore Diggerland’s attractions with other WHYY friends.


Behind the Scenes of the Museum of the American Revolution

Behind the Scenes of the Museum of the American Revolution

Tickets for this event are sold out.
When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Museum of the American Revolution, 101 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Join WHYY’s Arts and Culture reporter Peter Crimmins for a behind-the-scenes conversation about the Museum of the American Revolution, followed by a chance to explore the Museum's exhibits.


If These Walls Could Talk: Solving Re-Entry and Recidivism

If These Walls Could Talk: Solving Re-Entry and Recidivism

When: Monday, May 8, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Where: The African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This unique event assembles voices from both sides of the prison system to candidly discuss the challenges that make re-entry such a difficult hurdle. Our ultimate goal? Finding and replicating solutions that work.


The Search for Truth in an Age of Fake News

The Search for Truth in an Age of Fake News

When: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: WHYY, 150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

We know we can’t trust everything we read online, but how can we determine what to believe? Join us for a discussion where we unpack this issue and discuss how we can all be more critical news consumers.


Urban Ideas Worth Stealing Conference

Urban Ideas Worth Stealing Conference

When: Wednesday, May 10th
Where: The National Civil War Museum, 1 Lincoln Circle, Harrisburg, PA 17103

You're invited to join Keystone Crossroads at the second annual Urban Ideas Worth Stealing conference. We'll discuss the revitalization of our state's cities and towns.


Race: Removing Fences between Black and White Communities

Race: Removing Fences between Black and White Communities

When: Tuesday, May 16th
Where: the baby grand, 818 North Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

In the 21st century, there is a clear divide between the haves and the have nots. Join WHYY, our partners the Christina Cultural Arts Center and the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League along with corporate and community leaders for a lively discussion on how everyone can be part of the solution.


Courageous Conversations: Race at the Crossroads

Courageous Conversations: Race at the Crossroads

When: Monday, May 22nd
Where: WHYY, 150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This panel discussion asks the question, "What do we lose when we don’t talk about race and how could our lives improve if we did?" Bring your voice and your opinion to the conversation.


Daniel Tiger at Washington Crossing

Daniel Tiger at Washington Crossing

When: Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Where: Washington Crossing Park, 112 River Road, Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Daniel Tiger is visiting historic Washington Crossing Park. Join your favorite friend in a red sweater for an afternoon full of grr-ific activities including a special storytime at the historic site where George Washington crossed the Delaware River.


Real Boy

Free Film Screening: Real Boy

When: Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: The National Liberty Museum, 321 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

WHYY partners with different community groups to host screenings of documentary films from the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. The fourth film in our series is Real Boy.


WHYY Celebrates Fresh Air 30th Anniversary Special with Seth Meyers

WHYY Celebrates Fresh Air 30th Anniversary Special with Seth Meyers

When: Friday, June 9, 2017 from 8:30 - 10:00 p.m.
Where: The Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19102

Get ready for an evening of laughter, memories and no-holds-barred candor as beloved host Terry Gross and The Late Night Show’s Seth Meyers celebrate Fresh Air’s 30th anniversary.


Summer Native Plants Preview with Mike McGrath

Summer Native Plants Preview with Mike McGrath

When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Where: The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, 8480 Hagys Mill Road, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Join You Bet Your Garden host Mike McGrath as he previews the perennials, shrubs, vines and trees that bloom during warm weather months. Discover native plants perfect for local gardens as you explore the Schuylkill Center’s 340-acre Roxborough property.







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