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PECO Family Jams: Philly Typewriter

January 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Is it possible to involve all senses while writing? Bryan Kravitz, founder of Philly Typewriter, thinks so. Typing on a vintage typewriter is physical. There are levers and buttons, clicks and clacks, sometimes even a bell. Philly Typewriter places typewriters all over the city so anyone can strike a key (or write a book, poem, or note).  Today we will explore different machines with co-owner Bill Rhoda and make crafts inspired by typewriters.

Join free tours of their fully mosaicked basement at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 pm to learn about the many words that appear in Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens.

PECO Family Jams are PMG’s family-oriented programs, held on the second Sunday of every month between noon and 4:00 pm. Crafts and basement tours are included with regular admission to PMG. Purchase your tickets in advance.

Details

Date:
January 14
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://www.phillymagicgardens.org/event/peco-family-jams-philly-typewriter/?sd=1705251600

Venue

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens
1020 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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