The Weekend Guide

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The American Alliance of Unpaid Public Servants
What: Two Paperdolls created a series of posters that pay homage to the presidents’ wives.
Why: Lord knows the ladies of the White House deserve some props.
When: Thru Feb. 29. Opening, Fri., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, 116 N. Third St. (215-922-2600).

Martha Undressed

What: Martha Graham Cracker, the sassy drag queen, plays a stripped-down acoustic set backed by a two-piece band.
Why: Cracker brings new life to classics like “Fire and Rain” and “Message in a Bottle.”
When: Tonight. Doors, 7 p.m.; show, 8 p.m.
Where: Chez Colette, Sofitel, 120 S. 17th St. Info at 267-909-3309. Tickets online ($10) at theatreconfetti.tix.com or at the door ($15).

Cleanwash Letterpress Cards
What: Mail sweet, locally designed missives made with solar power ($4.50) to your secret crush, sis, or best buddy.
Why: Like it or not, V-Day is around the corner.
When: The sooner, the better.
Where: Online at etsy.com.

Brunch at Birra

What: You’ve already fallen in love with the pizza; now obsess over tiramisu waffles, frittata, and syrup-covered French toast.
Why: La Cardiaco (brisket, fried egg, and spicy capicola heaped on an Italian roll) should hold you over for an hour or two.
When: Every Sun., 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: 1700 E. Passyunk Ave. (267-324-3127).

Art: Two Paperdolls / Courtesy of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction

Chez Colette
120 S 17th St
in the Sofitel
Philadelphia, PA 19103
1700 E Passyunk Ave
@ Morris St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
116 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106