11:00 AM Mayor Kenney to Visit PHLpreK Program for First Day of Classes
The Mayor, Chief Education Officer Otis Hackney and Director of PHLpreK Julie Beamon will visit Beautiful Beginnings for their first day of school. As of Wednesday, all PHLpreK programs will be in session. All 2,000 PHLpreK seats are full after a successful summer enrollment period. PHLpreK is made possible by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
Where: Beautiful Beginnings, 8120 Bustleton Ave., Philadelphia, PA.
12:00 PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Monument Lab Press Event
The Mayor, Parks and Rec Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell and Mural Arts Executive Director Jane Golden will officially kick-off Monument Lab, a public art and history project aimed at building civic dialogue and stoking historical imagination as forces for social change.
Where: Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall, Room 202, Philadelphia, PA.
6:30 PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Monument Lab Live: How to Build a Monument Event
The Mayor will welcome guests to this TED style series of talks with each presenter focusing on how to build a monument.
Where: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 118 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA.