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Central Jersey Blood Center Blood Drive

Aug 3, 2015 - Sep 19, 2015

During the summer months, blood is in short supply in hospitals for patients in need. Blood drive runs from 8:00am to 3:30pm in the Employment Center. Each guest who donates blood will receive a complimentary ticket to Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari valid for the remainder of the 2015 season.

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Generation Fit: Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 14, 2016

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

Geared toward making an impact on childhood obesity; this exhibit addresses nutrition, exercise & provides an interactive tool kit for disease prevention & healthy behavior.  Hands-on components, animation & exercise challenges help visitors appreciate that small, incremental changes can lead to a healthier lifestyle. Generation Fit supports the First Lady's...

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Cape May Family Treasure Hunt

Aug 3, 2015 - Sep 10, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Each treasure hunt packet contains a clues sheet and map that will take you on a self-guided discovery tour of Cape May, set to your own pace (answer sheet also included). Only one packet needed per family. 

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Young Masters Art Week

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015

Be inspired by famous artists and create your own masterpieces. Guest artists and many mediums will be available for our students to explore their creativity. 

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Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

Aug 3, 2015 - Oct 15, 2017

This event occurs monthly, on the first Monday of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

Experience America’s founding documents up close. The National Constitution Center will display one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights. The Museum of We the People will be the first institution in Pennsylvania to exhibit this historic document to the general public. It has been preserved as part of The New York Public Library's renowned research collection for over...

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Dream Streets: Art in Wilmington 1970–1990

Aug 3, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015

This landmark exhibition will plot the development of artistic trends within the Wilmington community and their relation to national creative trends during these two decades by showcasing craft and design, drawing, painting, performance art, photography, and sculpture. A comprehensive publication and a rich program of dance, film, music, and theatre will accompany the exhibition.

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Animal Grossology

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology. Based on the best-selling children’s book series Grossology by Sylvia Branzei, this exhibit oozes with disgusting science and entertaining hands-on learning games. Find out why the dung beetle is called nature’s pooper scooper, why cows chew cud and how snail and slug slime...

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Butterfly House Tours

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 17, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Monday.

Drop in for a Naturalist-led tour of the NEW Kate Gorrie Butterfly House. Learn about the nectar and host plants we have selected to grow, the butterflies that inhabit the house, and how you can encourage butterflies to visit your home garden. 

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Legendary: Inside the House Ballroom Scene

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 16, 2015

The African American Museum in Philadelphia presents “Legendary: Inside the House Ballroom Scene”, the premiere of the Philadelphia-based work of photographer Gerard Gaskin. “Legendary” is comprised of photographs taken at events in Philadelphia, as well as Richmond, Washington, DC and New York City.  

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Sensory Play

Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Explore sights, sounds, textures and smells in the sensory play area. Match the sounds, guess mystery scents, build with blocks and test the light table. FREE with admission.

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