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!



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Complete WHYY Events Calendar



NPR Happy Hour

NPR Happy Hour

When: Sunday, July 24, 2016 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Tired Hands Fermentaria

Mingle with your favorite NPR politicos and enjoy a variety of brews at while listening to their insights. You'll get a behind the scenes look of what it is like to cover the Democratic National Convention.


Breakfast Meet and Greet with David Greene

Breakfast with David Greene

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Where: WHYY, 150 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

After he hosts Morning Edition from the WHYY studios, NPR's David Greene will join us for breakfast and an intimate opportunity to chat..


Storytime with Curious George

Curious George WHYY I Like This Book Pop-Up Swap

When: Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: Camden Children's Garden, 3 Riverside Dr, Camden, NJ 08103

Listen to a special story from your favorite monkey Curious George, and tell WHYY about your favorite book for a chance to be featured on the TV as a part of WHYY I Like this Book. Explore the natural world at the four-acre interactive Camden Children's Garden.


Rabia Chaudry and the Pennsylvania Innocence Project

Rabia Chaudry and the Pennsylvania Innocence Project

When: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: WHYY, Independence Mall West, 150 North Sixth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

In 2014, the podcast Serial enthralled millions of listeners as it explored the case of Adnan Syed—and inspired discussions about possible problems with our criminal justice system. But without Rabia Chaudry, Serial may have never happened. Though Adnan Syed was convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, Rabia believes he is innocent.


All the Difference Preview Screening

All the Difference Preview Screening

When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: WHYY, Independence Mall West, 150 North Sixth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

In the eye-opening documentary, All the Difference, Academy Award-nominated producer/director Tod Lending follows the lives of two South Side Chicago teens over five years as they defy these statistics by graduating high school and pursuing a higher education. The young men's stories provide a voice to the many low income Americans and first generation college students who face steep challenges on their path to higher education.


Daniel Tiger Visits Philadelphia

Be My Neighbor Day at Johnson's Corner Farm

When: Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: Johnson's Corner Farm - 133 Church Road, Medford, NJ 08055

All aboard! Daniel Tiger is coming to your neighborhood! Join your favorite friend in a red sweater at Johnson's Corner Farm for an afternoon full of grr-ific activities celebrating reading and young readers as they prepare for the new school year.


Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

When: Monday, September 19, 2016 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: WHYY, Independence Mall West, 150 North Sixth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Join WHYY for a screening of the riveting documentary, Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War, a new film by Executive Producer Ken Burns. Tom Hanks and Marina Goldman bring Waitstill and Martha's story to life in this in-depth look at the couple's response to the injustices of the Holocaust. Burns talks to Holocaust survivors who were saved by the Sharps and asks what this all means for the U.S. today.


Daniel Tiger Visits Philadelphia

Be My Neighbor Day at Widener Library

When: Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: 2808 West Lehigh Avenue Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19132

All aboard! Daniel Tiger is coming to your neighborhood celebration! Join your favorite friend in a red sweater at the Widener Library for an afternoon full of grr-ific activities celebrating reading and young readers as they prepare for the new school year.


WHYY Member Day at Diggerland

WHYY Member Day at Diggerland

When: Spring 2017
Where: 100 Pinedge Ct, West Berlin, NJ 08091

Join WHYY for a special member day at Diggerland! Registration is not open yet, but you can sign up to be notified here.


More family-friendly offers & events from WHYY



Discounted Sesame Place Tickets

Discounted Sesame Place Tickets

When: Tickets expire in January of 2017
Where: Sesame Place, 100 Sesame Rd, Langhorne, PA 19047

Experience the WHYY programming you love at Sesame Place! WHYY is offering an exclusive 50% ticket discount to our members. Check out the whirling rides, splashy water slides, toe-tapping shows starring everyone's favorite furry friends and the new Neighborhood Birthday Party Parade.







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