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Bluebird Box Nest Watchers

May 25, 2016 - May 29, 2016

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

There are close to 100 Eastern bluebird nesting boxes throughout the preserve. Individuals and teams are needed to check on the creatures; you’ll be assigned a set of boxes to check weekly. This involves monitoring building, egg laying and young birds fledging. Each person or team must commit to at least one month — four visits — to the boxes.

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Discovery Den

May 25, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

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

A new play area for exploring natural history, especially for visitors ages 0-8 years and their caregivers. Investigate fossils, go camping, create a puppet show about New Jersey wildlife or read a book. 

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Generation Fit: Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle

May 25, 2016 - 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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Music Monkey Jungle Drummers

May 25, 2016 - Jun 8, 2016

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday.

Music Monkey Jungle Drummers is a 30 minute, hands-on, percussion instrument exploration. We’ll present original songs, dances and games. 

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Headed to the White House

May 25, 2016 - Nov 8, 2016

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

This one-of-a-kind exhibit engages students, teachers and families with the election season.  Using the U.S. Constitution as its launch pad, this hands-on exhibit takes visitors from the campaign trail to Inauguration Day all in one visit.

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Patriots and Pirates

May 25, 2016 - Dec 31, 2018

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

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the little-told story of America’s conflict with pirates. Climb aboard Schooner Diligence and test a variety of interactives that demonstrate how to build or sail a ship at sea.

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Pairings: Photographs from the Collections of the Historical Society of Montgomery County

May 25, 2016 - Aug 30, 2016

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

View a collection of 25 pairings of photos that cover a range of events, people and places from around the county.  To highlight this collection and illustrate its breadth, curator Susan Pavlik and archivist Nancy Sullivan have pulled together pairs of photos from the collection that work in tandem to tell stories about the county. Schedule

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Magic Mornings

May 25, 2016 - May 27, 2016

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Toddlers can enjoy walks, animals, crafts, games, stories and more. Snack are also provided. 

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Dance Move Play Groove by Music Monkey Jungle

May 25, 2016 - Jun 8, 2016

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday.

Dance Move Play Groove is a 30 minute dance. We'll bounce through a presentation of original songs, dances and games that focus on personal space, body awareness, balance, range, tempo and dynamics. 

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Beauty & the Beast

May 25, 2016 - May 27, 2016

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

Storybook Musical Theatre presents an original musical adaptation of the story of Beauty, who is forced to live with an enchanted Beast in order to save her father. Can Beauty find the inner beauty in a beast and learn to love him for his character rather than his looks? Schedule

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