10Cold War Science, Technology and Medicine: Global Perspectives; 20papers to be presented; 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Logan Hall.; registration free;info.: Audra Wolfe, firstname.lastname@example.org. Through November 11 (History & Sociology ofScience).
171st Annual Retreat of the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research;includes poster presentations and keynote speakers; 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m.;auditorium, BRB II/III; free. Registration: (215) 662-4708 or email@example.com (Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research).
Institute of Contemporary Art: $3, $2/students, artists, seniors, free/members, childrenunder 12, with PENNCard, and on Sundays 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; open: Wed.-Fri.,noon-8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; tours available by appointment.
1 CassattString Quartet Residency Concert; free admission; 8 p.m.; Amado RecitalHall, Irvine Auditorium; info: (215) 898-6244. Also November 3, 5p.m., rooftop penthouse, Harnwell College House (Music).
1 TokyoNotes; a portrait of contemporary Japanese society performed by Seinen-danTheater Company; director will lead a free lecture at 7 p.m.; 8 p.m.; DunlopAuditorium, Stemmler Hall; $15; $12/students. Tickets at the door.
1 Wednesdayswith Morrie; free van ride to the PhiladelphiaMuseum of Art for Wednesday night events. PENNCard required. See www.upenn.edu/resliv/chas/programs/van.htmlfor route; 5-9 p.m.; info: (215) 898-5551. AlsoNovember 8, 15 & 29.
16 Lecture on Restoration of the Fairmount Park Water Works; Amy Freitag, executive director of the Historic House Trust of New York; 3 p.m & 7:30 p.m.; Upper Gallery, Widener Visitor Center; $5/non-members; free/members. Reservations: (215) 247-5777 ext. 169.
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