3 ways to enjoy your week in Philadelphia

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Looking to mix things up this week? From an exhibition to a concert, here's a lineup of options to help you get social around town.

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Drink & Draw: Jameela Wahlgren

Sip on some wine and draw with illustrator, Jameela Wahlgren. Participate in a character drawing exercise using a list of nouns and adjectives provided by Wahlgren. Afterwards, back stories will be given for the characters to draw. Paper and drawing supplies will be provided.

When: Wednesday, January 9, 6-8 p.m.
Where: WeWork Northern Liberties, 1010 Hancock St.
Admission: Free
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A Free Guided Tour of Philadelphia: The Changing City Exhibition

Come see this free exhibition showing the transformations of Philadelphia from a busy port to a major city. Photos and maps taken from hundreds of years ago will show just how the city has changed over the years.

When: Thursday, January 10, 3-4 p.m.
Where: Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department, 1901 Vine St., Floor 3
Admission: Free
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January Monthly Concert with Taarka

Enjoy this acoustic concert featuring Taarka, a husband and wife team performing original songs on guitars, violins and mandolins. Their music covers a variety of genres, including Americana, jazz, bluegrass, Celtic and classical.

When: Friday, January 11, 8-10 p.m.
Where: Philadelphia Folksong Society, 6156 Ridge Ave.
Admission: Free (PFS Member Ticket); Free (Support the Philadelphia Folksong Society); $10 (Advanced Not-Yet-Member Ticket). More ticket options available.
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