Weekend Planner: Feb. 3, 2017
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Feb. 3, 2017- Feb. 5, 2017
Top Picks for This Weekend
Go wild with famed animal expert Jungle Jack Sat. and get an up-close look at some of the world's most spectacular and beautiful animals. Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild Live inhabits the Keswich Theatre in Glenside, PA. Jungle Jack — known for his award-winning TV programs, books and live shows — will share knowledge, stories and exclusive footage from his adventures, alongside a cast of critters ready to entertain and educate.
Celebrate the power of a good book during the FREE African American Children’s Book Fair Sat. at the Community College of Philadelphia. Kid-lit authors and illustrators will lead presentations while families also enjoy shopping, games, giveaways and reading resources. Click the link in the sidebar below for more Black History Month events.
Fans of science and animals will be in their element Sat. during FREE Wagner’s Winter Wonderland at Philly’s Wagner Free Institute of Science. Kids discover how critters adapt to the cold, join a local artist for wintry crafts and get hands-on with fun demos.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Scout Night at Mt. Laurel, NJ's The Funplex, Fri.
FREE "Give Kids a Smile" Day at participating South Jersey dental offices, Fri.
Kids' Matinee: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone at Bryn Mawr, PA's Film Institute, Sat.
FREE From Africa to the Americas at Claymont, DE's Claymont Library, Sat.
Sailor Valentines at Rehoboth Beach, DE's Delaware Seashore State Park, Sat.
Passport to Discovery: Africa at Cherry Hill, NJ's Garden State Discovery Museum, Sat.
Family See and Make Afternoon: Origami Hearts and Love Calligraphy at Philly's Shofus Japanese House and Garden, Sun.
Sweetheart Card Workshop at Philly's Pineapple on Main, Sat.
FREE Western Adventures Family Festival at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Sun.