Get a Free Smoothie at Philly’s Just-Opened Robeks Location

Photo via Flickr

Photo via Flickr

Foobooz noted earlier today that Philly’s first Robeks location is officially open for business at 1035 Chestnut Street. But we can do even better: How about a coupon for a buy-one-get-one free deal on Robeks drinks to celebrate?

The offer’s good for any medium or large juice or smoothie, but you have to print the coupon (no flashing it on your phone, please) to use it. It’s good through October 31st, and you can only use it at the new location.

Click here to get the coupon.

Happy sipping!

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November Project Launches Free Friday Workouts in University City

Photo via November Project/Facebook

Photo via November Project/Facebook

Heads up, West Philly-ites! Free fitness movement, the November Project, is launching its second workout location this week, with free Friday morning workouts at UPenn’s Franklin Field. The gang will gather at 6:15 a.m. at the entrance for the Fox Fitness Center at Weiss Pavilion (Gate 2) for 40-minute-ish sweat sessions in the stadium. The entrance is on the north side of the stadium on Smith Walk between 32nd and 33rd streets.

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Heads Up: Academy of Natural Sciences Hosting Free Admission Day

academy of natural sciences 400Just a heads up for you early planners: The Academy of Natural Sciences will be hosting a free day on June 30th as part of its “Go 4th and Learn” series, and the Wawa Welcome America! festival.

Besides having the chance to explore the museum’s regular exhibits (dinosaur bones!), guests can take part in a handful of family-friendly one-off activities planned throughout the day. For instance, Mayor Michael Nutter will stop by the Academy’s library at 10 a.m. to read a story; there will be a dairy and cow-milking exhibit hosted by Wawa; and there will be arts and crafts stations set up so kids can just go wild making things.

The day kicks off at 10 a.m. on June 30th, and runs through 4:30 p.m. that afternoon. For more information on the day’s itinerary, go here.

PHLASH Bus Offering Free Rides to Philly High School Students

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STAMP, a program that provides high school students free admission to city parks and museums, has teamed with PHLASH, Visit Philly’s bus service that carts folks from one Philly attraction to the next, to offer gratis rides to students aged 14-19. STAMP — partially funded by a Knight Art Challenge grant — has enrolled over 8,500 teens in the program so far, with the hopes of exposing younger generations to some of the city’s prime cultural offerings. This pairing, says Cultural Alliance Interim Executive Director Michael Norris, “will help make sure traveling to and from STAMP museums is as easy as possible.”

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9 Things to Do This Week in Philly: Clue at the Franklin Institute, Rad Girls Quizzo, Night Market in Old City and More

We recommend doing each and every one of these things this week:



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