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



Thomas & Friends: WHYY Member and Friends Day

Thomas & Friends™: WHYY Member and Friends Day

When: Sunday, February 26, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Reading Public Museum, 500 Museum Road, Reading, PA 19611

At Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails, WHYY members are invited to investigate and interact with the familiar faces and sights from the popular series. Families will sort freight and baggage on to train cars, sell tickets, and even help fix the trains.


Black History Untold: Black Joy

Black History Untold: Black Joy

When: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Where: WHYY, 150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Come celebrate Black History month with WHYY, The Inquirer, and Daily News at Black History Untold: Black Joy. Serving as the finale to a month-long series of editorial coverage, the program will convene African American community leaders to discuss happiness.


Curious George at Elmwood Park Zoo: WHYY Member and Friends Day

Curious George at Elmwood Park Zoo: WHYY Member and Friends Day

When: Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Elmwood Park Zoo, 1661 Harding Boulevard, Norristown, PA 19401

Curious George is taking a vacation from New York City to visit his fans in Norristown. After you are done discussing your favorite books with George, enjoy the festivities during the zoo’s annual “Read Across America” celebration.


The Trump Administration and Our Water Systems: A StateImpact Discussion

Trump and Our Water Systems: A StateImpact Discussion

When: Monday, March 6, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: WHYY, 150 N. 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

How can the Trump Administration change water rules already in place, and what will happen to Obama Administration proposals? Join us for a discussion on these questions and more.


Friday Arts: The Privy Diggers

Friday Arts: The Privy Diggers

When: March 19th, 2017 from 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Where: Front Street Cafe, 1253 North Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122

WHYY invites you to a unique affair featuring this group of fearless amateur archaeologists. Discover how this courageous team reveals the mysterious objects that have lain undisturbed for years.


The Best and Most Beautiful Things

Free Film Screening: The Best and Most Beautiful Things

When: Tuesday, March 21, 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 third film in our series is The Best and Most Beautiful Things.


Best of the Chefs: Fusion Edition

Best of the Chefs: Fusion Edition

When: March 28th, 2017 from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: WHYY, 150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This two-hour tasting will feature an incredible array of area chefs, restaurants and caterers serving up their best fusion creations for a chance to win the honor of being crowned Best of the Chefs!


WHYY Member Tour of NPR

WHYY Member Tour of NPR

When: Friday, April 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Tour leaves from and returns to WHYY Studios, 150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Calling all public radio enthusiasts! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to enjoy unprecedented access to NPR Studios in Washington, D.C.!


Moth Mainstage

Moth Mainstage

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 from 7:00 - 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.


Save the Date: Urban Ideas Worth Stealing Conference

Save the Date: 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. Details and online registration coming soon. Click here to be notified when tickets become available.


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.







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