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November 2017

Members Only Reception and Viewing of Historic Collections

November 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Private Home, Residential address
Philadelphia, PA 19131 United States

Enjoy a unique opportunity for an intimate viewing of a private collection of rare, historical documents and newspapers, and works of art!

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February 2018

Mysteries of the Romanovs: A Forensic Story

February 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, 19102 United States
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$40 – $60

Hear how forensics can answer some of the mystery that still surrounds the execution - or survival! - of the Romanovs.

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Marco Polo Traveler Networking Night

February 21, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Positano Coast, 212 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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$30 – $40

An evening of travel to Sudan, Syria and Slovenia with an excursion to the Dalmatian Coast.

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May 2018

Magic and Lightning: Into the Mind of Nikola Tesla

May 31, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
American Philosophical Society, 104 S. 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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free, with RSVP

Socialize with fellow explorers at Ian Ruskin's one-man Tesla play at the American Philosophical Society!

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August 2018

Meet us at the Museum!

August 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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$10

Meet and greet at the Penn Museum, and enjoy the West Philadelphia Orchestra!

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September 2018

Is Turkey Still a Democratic Republic?

September 25, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Jet Wine Bar, 1525 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146 United States
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$15 – $20

Turkey's history - and present - is complicated. Can democracy be maintained in its future?

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October 2018

Ryan Pyle of BBC Earth with Extreme Treks

October 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pyramid Club, 1725 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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$45 – $60

Ryan Pyle shares his human-powered adventures, exploration, and fantastic photography at the Pyramid Club!

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November 2018

Marco Polo

November 28, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aya’s Cafe, 2129 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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$40 – $45

What will we see tonight? Weavers and Whale Hunters, Antarctica, South Georgia, and the Falklands! Join your fellow travelers for photos and fun.

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February 2019

Hygge Winter Reception

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Twisted Tail, 509 S 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
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$40

See the world through new eyes, and make new friends at this special, cozy event!
GEO, the Swedish and Norwegian Chambers of Commerce bring you the Scandinavian sensibility of hygge through words, atmosphere, food, and drinks.

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Georgian Wine Tasting

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
New Georgian House, 13023 Bustleton Ave
Philadephia, united 19116 United States
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$50

Join GEO president and archaeologist, Jill Weber, for wine, food, and Georgian culture!

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