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Arts & Culture:

See a play, purchase a painting, catch a concert. Fall in love with arts and culture in the downtown. Support the arts and support a thriving community!

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Events:

Get up, get out, get into town! Downtown West Chester is the place to be. Turn to Fig to find out what’s happening this week and this month.

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Foodie Guide:

We’re all about fresh here at Fig®. Fresh ideas. Fresh destinations. And, of course, fresh food. If fresh is best, you’ll have to travel far to find a place with greater raw materials at its fingertips.

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Shopping:

Do you love local? Money spent downtown is more likely to stay here, creating jobs and supporting local non-profit organizations in its wake.

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Education:

From the hyper-focused to the well-rounded—from arts to engineering—education opens the door to possibility. Luckily for us, West Chester offers learning opportunities for all, regardless of age, interest, or experience.

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Services:

Even the noblest DIY enthusiast needs a little help now and then. When life happens, call on West Chester’s ready and willing professionals.

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Week of Sunday, September 21, 2014


Upcoming Events

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41st Annual Chester County SPCA Benefit Horse Show
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Historic Properties tours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Yoga in the Vineyard at Penns Woods Winery
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Chester County Restaurant Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wine and Design at ChesLen Preserve
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Polo
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Elizabeth Breakell at Wayne Art Center’s fall artist equity juried show.
5:05 PM - 5:05 PM
Elizabeth Breakell in the first member’s show at the Media Arts Center’s new MAC Gallery
5:07 PM - 5:07 PM
Plantation Field International Horse Trials
(All day!)
Brandywine Harvest Market
(All day!)
“Birding Along the Brandywine” walk
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Emil Milan Wood Works
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Historic Properties tours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Art of Caring Friday Mixer
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Elizabeth Breakell at Wayne Art Center’s fall artist equity juried show.
5:05 PM - 5:05 PM
Elizabeth Breakell in the first member’s show at the Media Arts Center’s new MAC Gallery
5:07 PM - 5:07 PM
Friday Night Twilight Polo & Concert Series
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Uncommon Denominator: A Mentor’s Influence
(All day!)
Delaware Valley Art League
(All day!)
Matthew Jensen: Alongside Tall Grasses
(All day!)
West Chester Growers Market
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Historic Properties tours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Family Fun Days
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free Lawn Concert at Penns Woods Winery
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
“Capturing the Barnes-Brinton House on Canvas” Lecture
2:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Edible Plant Forage
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Elizabeth Breakell at Wayne Art Center’s fall artist equity juried show.
5:05 PM - 5:05 PM
Elizabeth Breakell in the first member’s show at the Media Arts Center’s new MAC Gallery
5:07 PM - 5:07 PM
Free Lawn Concerts at Penns Woods Winery
(All day!)
Uncommon Denominator: A Mentor’s Influence
(All day!)
Brandywine Harvest Market
(All day!)


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Thank you to our community supporters:

ACAC Fitness American Helicopter Museum CCS Building Group Crozer Keystone Dickens Chimney Restoration, Inc Fine Garden Creations Garden Spot Village Heron Crest Studios Kennett Design Michael’s Motor Cars Otto’s BMW Otto’s Mini Penns Woods Winery Popcorn Obsession Studio882 The Whip Tavern Willow Valley Retirement Communities