Miscellaneous February 2012

Wednesday, February 1, 7:30 – 9 pm at Cheltenham Center for the Arts: Jazz Bridge. This monthly neighborhood concert series continues with the Venissa Santi Quartet. Vocalist Venissa Santi joins John Stenger on piano, Jason Fraticelli on bass and Francois Zayas on drums. The quartet features Afro Cuban Jazz and a Billie Holiday repertoire among other signature arrangements. $10 adults/ $5 students. 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham, PA.

Thursday, February 2, 8 pm – 12 am at G Lounge: RAW: Natural Born Artists presents Activate. InLiquid artist Erin McGee Ferrell will be doing a live painting. Cost: $10 presale, $15 at the door. Cocktail attire, 21+. 111 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at Main Line Art Center: Unframed & Uncorked Art Sale. 746 Panmure Road, Haverford, PA.

Saturday, February 4, 7 pm at Brookdale Performing Arts Center: Laura Crisci Concert. 7 pm reception, 8 pm concert. Advance tickets are $20 for the general public, $16 for members, and $12 for students. 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ.

Saturday, February 4, 4 – 5:30 pm at CCE: ArtCash: the People’s Stimulus. 706 South Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 4, 11 am – 4 pm at Penn Museum: 31st Annual Chinese New Year Celebration. 3260 South Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, February 6, 10:30 – 11:30 am & 2:00 – 3:00 pm at Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education: Seedlings: Animal Valentines. 8480 Hagy’s Mill Road, Philadelphia.

Tuesday, February 7, 5 – 7 pm at Nicchio: Art Salon, in association with the Belmar Arts Council. 1000 Main Street, Belmar, NJ.

Tuesday, February 7, 6 – 8 pm at Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education: REI Snowshoe Clinic & Full Moon Hike. 8480 Hagy’s Mill Road, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 9, 5:30 – 8:30 pm at WHYY: Philadelphia’s Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy invites you to join the conversation at our 2nd Annual Town Hall meeting. To RSVP, click here. 50 N. 6th Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 9 pm at The Radnor Hotel: 2012 Mainline Magazine Jewelry & Gift Showcase. 591 East Lancaster Avenue, St. Davids, PA.

Friday, February 10, 6 – 8:30 pm at The Clay Studio: a very special evening to honor Frank Murphy and Sylvan Savadove in support of The Clay Studio’s Claymobile Educational Outreach Program . Price: $95 per person, $50 for Teachers with valid teacher ID, all proceeds benefit the Claymobile. Please RSVP by January 27. 137 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 8 – 10 pm at The Ethical Society Building: Spiral Q Theatre presents Q-LICIOUS: Express Yourself From the Personal to the Political . For more information and to buy tickets, click here. 1906 South Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 1 pm at Laurel Hill Cemetery: Til Death do Us Part: Love Stories of Laurel Hill. 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 5 pm at Project Basho: ONWARD Summit, photography conference. The first annual ONWARD Summit is a chance for anyone interested in the medium of photography to come together to share their individual perspectives. This one-night event will bring together some of the most celebrated photographers of our time as well as new emerging voices. For more information and to purchase tickets for the event, please visit our website. 1417 N. Second Street, Philadelphia. 1305 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 8 pm – 2 am at TRUST: The 9th Annual Heartbreaker’s Ball. 249 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 12, 2 – 5 pm at SEPTA Headquarters: Love Train: Find Love on Septa. 1234 Market Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, February 13, 5 – 8 pm at Art Star: Paper Hearts Party. 623 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17, 7 pm at Constantine N. Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building: The Arts Administration Graduate Association (AAGA) part of the Arts Administration graduate program in Drexel University’s Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design hosts its 9th Annual Art Auction. Cost: $15, $10 with Drexel Student ID. 33rd and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17, 6 – 8 pm at The Galleries at Moore: Network: Launch into Fashion, featured speakers include Elissa Bloom, executive director of the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, and Jay McCarroll, Season One Project Runway winner. 20th Street and the Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 18, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm at Art Sanctuary: Murals & Meals Tour. 28 S. 16th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 18, 1 pm at Laurel Hill Cemetery: Victorian Celebration of Death. 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 18, 8 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: AMIR ELSAFFAR & THE TWO RIVERS ENSEMBLE. Cost: $15. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 18, 8 pm at Phyllis’ Musical Inn: Kaleidoscope: A Benefit Concert for Haitian Artists. 1800 West Division Street, Chicago, IL.

Tuesday, February 21, 3:30 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: Join PAA curator Sarah Archer for a gallery tour of Sondra Sherman: Found Subjects. RSVP to Alex Styer, 215-545-4302 or astyer@philartalliance.org. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 23, 6 pm at Laurel Hill Cemetery: Boneyard Bookworms Book Club Meeting. 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 24, 10 am at Laurel Hill Cemetery: Fourth Friday Tour. 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 24, 5:30 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: Classical music recital: Liebesfreud. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 25 at Art Loft PA: Art Salon No. 2: Constructive Figures. 1269 Noble Street, #105, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 25, 10 am – 12 pm at African American Museum in Philadelphia: African American Images Tour. 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 26, 1 – 4 pm at Torchlight Arts and Culture Center: Swap Shop: a one day pop-up shop for trading clothes and goods. Cost: $5 entry fee. 42 E. Church Lane, Philadelphia.