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Feb 1, 2013
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Kick off February with family fun!

Kick off February with family fun!

Happy February! Do you think we're in for an early spring?

Philly & the 'burbs

The Penn Museum in Philadelphia celebrates the Chinese New Year this weekend with performances, activities, storytelling, arts & crafts, martial arts workshops & a parade.

The FREE Groundhog Day Family Festival at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge in Philadelphia includes live music, arts & crafts, games, refreshments & animal visits.

Taste treats at the Kennett Chocolate Lovers Festival to benefit the United Way of Southern Chester County.

South Jersey

Visit the Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show in Wildwood this weekend featuring the Best of Breed Competition, a Police K-9 Unit Demonstration, Obedience & Rally Trials & vendors.

Meet Franklin the Turtle at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden when he makes a special appearance in celebration of the Turtles: Journey of Survival exhibit.

The Garden State Discovery Museum in Cherry Hill just opened a new exhibit, the California Fraction Kitchen, where kids can enjoy a pretend pizza oven & explore a pizza assembly station while learning about math, colors & shapes.


Groundhogs Galore! at the Brandywine Creek State Park in Wilmington includes a hike & lesson about the meaning behind Groundhog Day.

This weekend kicks off Dollar Days at the Hagley Museum & Library in Wilmington, when admission is only $1 every Sunday in February.

Make vegetable photograms during the FREE Biggs Kids program at the Biggs Museum of American Art in Dover.

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