Urban Nerd Night At Frankford Hall


Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Avenue | Photo: Dan Cox

  • From 6 to 8 tonight, Frankford Hall presents “Urban Nerd Night,” where one can “hang out with urban planners, journalists, industrial designers, coders for democracy, people who work for SEPTA, educators, a hacker or two, a favela painter, cdc heads, and a science teacher who’s high school students make and test rocket fuel under the Reading Viaduct.”
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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  1. Why was urban nerd night not announced earlier ? I couldn’t make it this time , it sounds like SOMTHING I’d love to go to. Will they be having more ? I HOPE SO !

    • This from organizer Alex Gilliam:
      Last night, based on popular feedback, Aaron and I decided to institutionalize it– 2nd Thursday, 6-8.30, Frankford Hall. Can you guys list it again next time?

      We may have a special mini-event on December 1st, with a visit to North Philly for a special tour by our friends with the Philly Painting Project, our market canopy, and a trip to a local bar.

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