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This Weekend in Downtown West Chester

Check out all the awesome events Downtown West Chester has in store this November weekend! For more information visit http://www.downtownwestchester.com.

  • West Chester Public Library Celebration | Saturday, November 9, 2013: Big birthdays like this don’t come along often, so a fun time is planned to help celebrate the West Chester Public Library’s 125th birthday. The gala celebration takes place from 6:30-10:30pm at the Chester County Historical Society, 225 N High St, and includes a cocktail hour, dinner and dancing. See ticket and sponsorship opportunities.
  • Masters of Motown at WCU | Saturday, November 9, 2013: WCU Live! presents the entire Motor City experience with Masters of Motown, one of the great experiences in musical history. The 10-member cast includes three female vocalists and three male vocalists supported by a live back-up band. Together they reproduce an authentic style and sound that made Motown what it is. Show begins at 7:30pm with reserved seating at Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building.
  • Veterans Day Parade | Sunday, November 10, 2013: Honor the veterans of American wars starting at 2pm on Gay Street. Memorial ceremony at 3:00pm. See details at Veterans Day Parade.
  • West Chester Railroad Fall Foliage Adventure | Sunday, November 10, 2013: Enjoy a brisk fall afternoon along the Chester Creek Valley from the comfort of an excursion train that takes you on a 90-minute journey to the village of Glen Mills and back. See West Chester Railroad for details.

 

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Masters of Motown at WCU

This Saturday, November 9, 2013, WCU Live! presents the entire Motor City experience with Masters of Motown, one of the great experiences in musical history. The 10-member cast includes three female vocalists and three male vocalists supported by a live back-up band. Together they reproduce an authentic style and sound that made Motown what it is. The show begins at 7:30pm with reserved seating at Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building. For ticket information visit http://www.wcupa.edu or simply click here.

 

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This Friday in West Chester

This Friday, kick off the first of November in style by attending these local events happening in Downtown West Chester!

First Friday Holiday Shopping Kick-Off | November 1, 2013: Get the drop on holiday shopping with the downtown shops and boutiques open late with specials, new items for the shopping season, and fun for everyone. More stores than ever before are open. See all the stores over at http://www.downtownwestchester.com Shopping Tab.

Bob Woodward at WCU | Friday, November 1, 2013: As part of the President’s Speakers Series at West Chester University, Bob Woodward, currently an associate editor for The Washington Post, will speak on the topic entitled Presidential Leadership and the Price of Politics. He and Carl Bernstein were the main reporters on the Watergate scandal for which The Post won the Pulitzer Prize in 1973. In 2004, Bob Schieffer of CBS News said “Woodward has established himself as the best reporter of our time. He may be the best reporter of all time.” At Emilie K. Asplunde Hall, Philips Memorial Building starting at 8pm. Tickets available at tickets.wcupa.edu.

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Brandenburg 5 & Co at WCU

This Friday, October 4, 2013, WCU Live! presents the Tempesta di Mare Chamber Players as they perform Bach’s extravagant fifth Brandenburg Concerto programmed alongside music by Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Telemann and Couperin. There will also be a fresh take on Pachelbel’s famous Canon in D. Performed on period instruments with “a zest and virtuosity that transcends style and instrumentations The show begins at 7:30pm with reserved seating at Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building. For more information click here or visit www.wcupa.edu.

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