Weekend events primer – May Day edition

Friday, May 4 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm. 3rd Annual Spirits & History at Gloria Dei (Old Swede’s Church), 916 Swanson St. Hear stories of the Swedish trailblazers now resting at Old Swede’s graveyard while tasting spirits matched to their life-and-times. Food & drink, story telling and jazz. Proceeds benefit the preservation

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South Philly Jane’s Walks happening this weekend

Jane’s Walks, events inspired by Jane Jacobs’ book The Death and Life of Great American Cities, are coming to South Philadelphia this weekend. These walking tours of East Passyunk and the Old Southwark district will highlight some of the history and planning behind these sections of the city.

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