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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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Events Coming in September


Below are some events to look forward to coming this September!

Swingin’ Summer Thursdays in Downtown West Chester
Date(s): 09/06/2012 thru 09/06/2012
Times: Times: 6:30 PM

Swingin’ Summer Thursdays in Downtown West Chester, presented by the West Chester BID and the Borough of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Dept. The September event will take place on Gay Street, between High & Matlack, with Rock tunes provided by Dirk Quinn Band, and the Funk sounds of Wave Radio.

First Friday in Downtown West Chester
Date(s): 09/07/2012
Times: Times: 5:00 PM

Start the weekend right with First Friday. Stores open late. It’s the perfect time to come to Downtown West Chester and see what’s new and what’s cool!

Tempesta di Mare at WCU
Date(s): 09/14/2012
Times: Times: 7:30 PM

WCU Live! presents Tempesta di Mare performing baroque music on period instruments with “The energy of a rock solo and the craft of a classical cadenza,” says The Washington Post. Performance begins at 7:30pm at Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre at West Chester University. Adults $20; Seniors/Students $15. Details at WCU Department of Cultural & Community Affairs.

Chester County Restaurant Festival
Date(s): 09/16/2012 thru 09/16/2012
Times: Times: 12:00 PM

Chester County Restaurant Festival in Downtown West Chester, presented by the Borough of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Dept. (Rain Date: 9-23-12)



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