Things to Do in Philly This Weekend
What to do for Father's Day and Juneteenth, a daylong Summer Solstice celebration in Fairmount Park and more fun things to do in Philly this weekend
The Story of the Storytellers
Juneteenth is a narrative of liberation and struggle that, until recently, was little-known. Who is telling the other unknown stories of Black life in Philly?
Business For Good: Bungee Oblečení
Darrell Alston has walked many paths—athlete, rapper, inmate. All of them have led to the role he’s filling now, as CEO and lead designer of a new Philly-based high-end sneaker line
Ideas We Should Steal: Arts Everywhere
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is embedding the arts in myriad city agencies with a bold, economy-boosting goal that Philly should emulate: supporting art in every neighborhood in the city
Watch: Let Millennials Lead the Way
Journalist Jill Filopovic joined The Citizen’s latest virtual book club to talk about why we should listen to the most maligned—and most engaged—generation
How to Start Little Free Libraries in Your Neighborhood
After a year of majority-online activities, here’s how you can encourage someone to crack open a book by building a little free library
“We’ve Just Got to Start Doing”
Art collectors/philanthropists Michael Forman and Jennifer Rice want to help Philly's cultural scene come back stronger—and more inclusive—than ever. With their $3 million Art Works initiative, they’re not waiting for anyone else’s permission.
The Citizen Recommends: History Is An Open Book
On May 10, join the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation for a powerful commemoration of the 1933 German book burnings