Jan 24, 2014
Weekend Planner: Jan. 24, 2014
MetroKids 6th Annual Super Camp Fair
Join us at the MetroKids 6th Annual Super Camp Fair this Sun. from at the Conshohocken Marriott in W. Conshohocken, PA, to give your family a dose of summer fun amidst the lingering snow. With staff from 70+ summer camps on-site providing information and demonstrations, it's a great chance to find the perfect camp for your kids.
With take-home crafts, a make-your-own trail mix station, the Groove Photo Booth, caricatures by David Perry, 76ers Cheerleaders, a Prize Wheel, Philly Pretzel Factory samples and a Popcorn Machine, it's an afternoon of FREE family fun (with FREE parking) that is sure to keep the whole family entertained.
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Chinese New Year Celebrations
Ring in the Year of the Horse (Jan. 31) a few days early with two weekend celebrations. The Penn Museum in Philly hosts a daylong Chinese New Year Celebration on Sat. featuring music, dance, martial arts demonstrations, storytelling, arts and crafts and the Grand Finale Lion Parade. Or head over to Great Valley High School's Chinese New Year Community Gala in Malvern, PA, on Sun. for a variety of traditional dance and music performances, like ribbon and fan dances.
More Great, Local Weekend Events
Create a mixed-media self-portrait at the ArtKids Workshop at the Barnes Foundation in Philly on Sun. after exploring famous portraits in the galleries.
Celebrate the opening weekend of the Delaware Museum of Natural History in Wilmington, DE's newest exhibit, Charlie & Kiwi's Evolutionary Adventure, Sat. and Sun. with games, crafts and activities to learn more about birds and their predecessors.
Do Good, Have Fun: Meet and greet favorite players, get autographs, play carnival games and tour the press box at the 37th Annual Flyers Wives Carnival fundraiser on Sun. at the Wells Fargo Center in Philly.
Prepare for Groundhog Day (Feb. 2) with the FREE Groundhog Paper Bag Puppet Workshop on Sat. at Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center in Millville, NJ.
Partake in the ancient British tradition of Wassailing the Apple Trees to protect them from harm through singing, dancing and placing cider-soaked bread in the branches for FREE at Princeton, NJ's Terhune Orchards on Sun.
Click your heels over to the weekend-long farewell celebration of The Wizard of Oz Children's Educational Exhibition at the Delaware Children's Museum in Wilmington, DE, to learn about twisters and rubies and Oz props, oh my!
Stay out late with the Garden State Discovery Museum in Cherry Hill, NJ, on Fri. when it stays open until 8:30pm. After 5pm, admission is only $5.