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Here is the Pennsylvania Daybook for Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
Please note that listings are subject to change. The daybook will be updated as needed if the organization listing the event provides timely notice.
July 17. PARKING LOT PARK-PHILADELPHIA — Fairmount Park Conservancy, the city of Philadelphia, the city's Parks and Recreation department and the William Penn Foundation open a temporary public park named "The Oval" near the Philadelphia Museum of Art, located on a redecorated public parking lot temporarily closed through at least October.
Location: Eakins Oval, 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
Contacts: Alain Joinville, 215-683-3634 or 267-886-3032 (cell)
Kaitlyn McCrea, 215-627-1060, 215-514-6495 (cell) or 212-627-0850
Mark McDonald, 215-686-6210 or 267-303-9248 (cell)
Marc Wilken, 215-683-0232
10:30 a.m. GOVERNOR'S SCHEDULE — Gov. Tom Corbett speaks during an inauguration ceremony to designate Chile's regional consulate in Philadelphia as an official trade office.
Location: Main lobby, The Bourse at Independence Mall, 111 S. Independence Mall East at Fifth and Ludlow streets, Philadelphia
Contacts: Kelli Roberts, 717-783-1116
11 a.m. BOX--CHAMBERS-PHILADELPHIA WORKOUT — Philadelphia professional boxer "Fast" Eddie Chambers participates in a workout open to news coverage, to promote his scheduled Saturday, Aug. 3, 10-round cruiserweight bout against Thabiso "The Rock" Mchunu at the Mohegan Sun casino resort in Uncasville, Conn., as part of a "Three to See" event to be televised by the NBC Sports Network.
Location: James Shuler Memorial Boxing Gym, 750 N. Brooklyn St. near 42nd and Aspen streets, Philadelphia
Contacts: Ellen Haley, 973-200-7050 or 215-222-8901
5:30 - 7 p.m. PEDIATRIC PATIENTS-DOGS — About 20 children treated at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for face, jaw and skull conditions, along with clinicians and nurses from the hospital's craniofacial program, meet four dogs treated for similar conditions by veterinary dental and oral surgery professionals from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine, during the school's "Best Friends Bash" event funded by a grant from the university's Center for Human Appearance.
Location: Hill Pavilion, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 380 S. 38th St./University Ave. (U.S. Route 13) between Baltimore Avenue and Spruce Street, Philadelphia
Contacts: Ashley Berke, 215-898-1475
Ashley Moore, 215-630-4683