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February 2017

Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Craft-loving individuals will enjoy this hands-on workshop making enrichment for zoo animals. Learn all about the different kinds of enrichment that staff members use to entertain animals living...

Cost: $12; $10, DZS members.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
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This event is ideal for families, scout groups and anyone curious about the maple-sugaring process.  Guides take small groups through the woods to see the tapped trees and then watch it...

Cost: $10, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Wissahickon Environmental Center
300 W Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA
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The concert features dedicated student-songwriters sharing their latest original pieces. The school’s creative piano, voice, violin, ukulele and guitar students will perform songs that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The New Leaf Club
1225 Montrose Ave.
Rosemont, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Meridee Winters School of Music
Telephone: 610-649-2782
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Find out how how summer camp programs for campers ages 3-14 can be a memorable experience for campers. Staff members and the camp director will be on-site to meet potential campers, answer...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown-Georgetown Rd.
Chesterfield, PA  08515
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Telephone: 609-298-4028
Contact Name: Brian Kuser
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Learn how to make maple syrup from the sap of this special tree. Taste maple sugar and pure maple syrup and compare with commercial varieties. Hear a Native American legend about the discover...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
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Mount Aviat Academy, named as a 2016 Innovator in Catholic Education, is a preschool through 8th grade program run by the Oblate Sisters and serving students in MD, DE and PA. Tour the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Mount Aviat Academy
399 Childs Road
Childs, MD  21916
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Telephone: 410-398-2206 ext. 214
Contact Name: Charlene Nichols

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For moms and children currently in grades K-12. Classes are limited to groups of 12. No prior experience necessary and suitable for all levels of fitness. Lengthen and tone all muscle groups while...

Cost: $35

Where:
LSF Pilates
245 Conestoga Rd.
Wayne, PA  19087
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
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The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Website »

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Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Website »

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Visitors to the museum can experience a variety of programs in honor of African American History Month. Explore the venue’s The Story of We the People exhibit to discover key milestones in...

Cost: $14.50

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

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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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

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Participate in frog activity stations, listen in on keeper talks, see real specimens and conduct a virtual frog dissection. Join Marty the Moose and pals for story time and make...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
PhPhila., PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Ride the 40-minute “Festival Express” alongside more than 25 artists, who will display and sell limited-edition prints, original watercolors, oils, acrylics, pastels, sculpture, fine...

Cost: $5

Where:
Hockessin Memorial Hall
610 Yorklyn Rd.
Hockessin, DE
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Celebrate Darwin Day with animal-themed crafts and keeper shows. Keeper shows at 12noon and 3pm.

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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The 30th anniversary of the “Touch the Future” art show will honor current winners from 30 public high schools, as well as successful alumni, as it kicks off its month-long...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Arcadia University
450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA
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Join the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts for a journey through Neverland in the days before Peter Pan arrived. This tale follows two sisters as they get swept away in a mad pirate...

Cost: $15

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
5900A Greene St.
Phila., PA  19144
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Sponsor: Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
Telephone: 215-849-1991
Contact Name: Kitsie O’Neill
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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Website »

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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
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Monday, Feb. 27: Sneetches Day • Storytime Lunch: The Cat in the Hat will make an appearance from 12noon-2pm. Read “The Sneetches” at 12:30pm. Kids are...

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave. & 1 S Main St.
Collingswood & Medford, NJ
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The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Website »

More information

Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Website »

More information

Visitors to the museum can experience a variety of programs in honor of African American History Month. Explore the venue’s The Story of We the People exhibit to discover key milestones in...

Cost: $14.50

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

This program, designed for children 12 months to 3 years, introduces families to the wonders of nature. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park...

Cost: $3

Where:
Bellevue Arts Center
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-793-3046
Website »

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A Norristown native, Frank Batson has been interested in art nearly all of his life. Batson graduated from Norristown High School in 1954, and many of his...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
1654 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA  19401
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Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
Website »

More information

The 30th anniversary of the “Touch the Future” art show will honor current winners from 30 public high schools, as well as successful alumni, as it kicks off its month-long...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Arcadia University
450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA
View map »

More information

Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Website »

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Exceptional academic curriculum supplemented by requirements in athletics, the arts & community service. Ranks within the country's top 50 schools, according to BestSchools.org. Its...

Where:
Tower Hill School
2813 W. 17th St.
Wilmington , DE  19806
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Telephone: 302-575-0550
Website »

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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

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Is your child interested in designing a mobile app for a smartphone or tablet? In this TechGirlz workshop, students will work in teams to design a mobile app using Marvel. Each team...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Philadelphia School
2501 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA  19146
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Matt Murray
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Dr. Erica Armstrong Dunbar will discuss her latest book, Never Caught: The Washington’s Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge. Dr. Armstrong Dunbar is professor of Black...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Delaware History Museum
504 N. Market St
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: The Delaware Historical Society
Telephone: 302-295-2390
Contact Name: Colin McDermott
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
View map »

More information

Monday, Feb. 27: Sneetches Day • Storytime Lunch: The Cat in the Hat will make an appearance from 12noon-2pm. Read “The Sneetches” at 12:30pm. Kids are...

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave. & 1 S Main St.
Collingswood & Medford, NJ
View map »

More information

The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

More information

Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Website »

More information

Classes offer outdoor exploration, assorted art processes, daily sensory stimulations and more. Register online.

Cost: $10, members; $20, non-members

Where:
The Annex
501 Chandler Mill Rd
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: The Land Conservancy
Telephone: 610-347-0347 ext.104
Website »

More information

Visitors to the museum can experience a variety of programs in honor of African American History Month. Explore the venue’s The Story of We the People exhibit to discover key milestones in...

Cost: $14.50

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

This popular storytime featuring music, books and crafts.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Doylestown Bookshop
16 S Main St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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A Norristown native, Frank Batson has been interested in art nearly all of his life. Batson graduated from Norristown High School in 1954, and many of his...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
1654 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA  19401
View map »


Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
Website »

More information

The 30th anniversary of the “Touch the Future” art show will honor current winners from 30 public high schools, as well as successful alumni, as it kicks off its month-long...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Arcadia University
450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA
View map »

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This group offers peer-to-peer support opportunities for families who have children and youth with mental health, emotional and behavioral challenges.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Easter Seals
61 Corporate Cir.
New Castle, PA
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Contact Name: Barbara Cherneski

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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Website »

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A Quaker school educating for excellence, inspiring tomorrow's leaders and nurturing the promise of each student. Nursery school program available.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends' Central School
228 Old Gulph Rd. (Lower)
1101 City Ave. (Middle & Upper)
Wynnewood, PA  19096
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Telephone: 610-649-7440 (Middle & Upper), 610-642-7575 (Lower
Website »

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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

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Preschoolers will see tools used a long time ago for making yarn and fabric. Kids will then work on their own sewing project to take home. Ages: 3 & up and accompanied by an adult; Program...

Cost: $5

Where:
Peter Wentz Farmstead
2030 Shearer Rd.
Lansdale, PA  19446
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Telephone: 610-584-5104
Contact Name: Mrs. B
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Listen to stories, make a craft and enjoy refreshments.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Swedesboro Library
1442 Kings Hwy.
Swedesboro, NJ  08085
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
View map »

More information

Monday, Feb. 27: Sneetches Day • Storytime Lunch: The Cat in the Hat will make an appearance from 12noon-2pm. Read “The Sneetches” at 12:30pm. Kids are...

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave. & 1 S Main St.
Collingswood & Medford, NJ
View map »

More information

The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

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Look & Learn tours give prospective students and their families an opportunity to meet the school's educators, see students in action and learn how Haverford's best-for-boys education...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Haverford School, Lower School
450 Lancaster Ave.
Haverford, PA  19041
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Telephone: 484-417-2780
Contact Name: Darlene Logan
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Montessori-based academics in mixed-age classrooms foster intellectual curiosity and independent learning in a peaceful, respectful environment. Country's first PreK-8 Fair Trade school.

Where:
Walden School, The
901 N. Providence Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-892-8000
Website »

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Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Website »

More information

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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun. Whenever possible, participants will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. All programs meet at the Arts Center,...

Cost: $4

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-793-3046
Website »

More information

A Norristown native, Frank Batson has been interested in art nearly all of his life. Batson graduated from Norristown High School in 1954, and many of his...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
1654 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA  19401
View map »


Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
Website »

More information

The 30th anniversary of the “Touch the Future” art show will honor current winners from 30 public high schools, as well as successful alumni, as it kicks off its month-long...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Arcadia University
450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA
View map »

More information

The winter is a great time to explore nature and see what’s been hiding behind all those leaves!

Cost: $80, members; $120, non-members

Where:
Bucks County Audubon Society
2877 Creamery Rd.
New Hope, PA  18938
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Sponsor: Bucks County Audubon Society
Telephone: 215-297-5880
Contact Name: Marissa Farra
Website »

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This open play time for kids with special needs and their families gives kids a safe, fun space to bounce and play. Completed waivers and socks are required to participate in the bounce...

Cost: $9.95; $5, sibling.

Where:
BounceU
882 Springdale Dr.
Exton, PA
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Telephone: 610 363 6610

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In addition to exhibits, activities include Dhyana Yoga at 6pm and 7pm and a gallery tour at 6pm. (Meet in Lenfest Hall, west entrance.)

Cost: Pay-what-you-wish admission.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Quizzo is back for the winter season in the Lodge every Wednesday night. Bring the squad down to the waterfront for trivia fun, drink specials, and cool prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink WinterFest
101 South Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia , PA  19147
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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

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Kids read stories, make bookmarks, complete activity sheets and enjoy a piece of cake.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Appoquinimink Community Library
651 N. Broad St.
Ste. #101
Middletown, DE  19709
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Read about Dr. Seuss characters, enjoy activities and come dressed as your favorite Dr. Seuss character for a prize.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Luarel Public Library
33587 Baldcypress
Laurel, DE  19956
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Read new books and familiar favorites. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Garfield Public Library
26 Karlyn Dr.
New Castle, DE  19720
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Activities include storytime, games, crafts, snacks and prizes. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cobbs Creek Library
5800 Cobbs Creek Pkwy.
Phila., PA
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 Stories, games, songs and cake are all part of the fun

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wynnefield Library
5325 Overbrook Ave.
Phila., PA
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Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday and Read Across America Day with stories, crafts and an activity. Rebecca Scofield, dietitian at ShopRite Whitman Plaza, will demonstrate how to make...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Whitman Library
200 Snyder Ave.
Phila., PA
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Read a few of Dr. Seuss's beloved stories.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pinelands Library
39 Allen Ave.
Medford, NJ  08055
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Enjoy an interactive, family show by magician Chad Juros. Cookies and juice provided by the MOM's Club of Weatherby-Logan will be served following the performance.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Logan Twp. Library
498 Beckett Rd.
Swedesboro, NJ
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
View map »

More information

Monday, Feb. 27: Sneetches Day • Storytime Lunch: The Cat in the Hat will make an appearance from 12noon-2pm. Read “The Sneetches” at 12:30pm. Kids are...

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave. & 1 S Main St.
Collingswood & Medford, NJ
View map »

More information

The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

More information

Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Website »

More information

Classes offer outdoor exploration, assorted art processes, daily sensory stimulations and more. Register online.

Cost: $10, members; $20, non-members

Where:
The Annex
501 Chandler Mill Rd
Kennett Square, PA  19348
View map »


Sponsor: The Land Conservancy
Telephone: 610-347-0347 ext.104
Website »

More information

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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Kidz Bounce offers moonbounces, Marple Mountain, toys, balls, scooters, parachutes and more.

Cost: $5

Where:
Marple Sports Arena
611 S Parkway
Broomall, PA  19008
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Sponsor: Marple Sports Arena
Telephone: 610-338-0111
Contact Name: Kelly
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Kids and their grownups listen to a story, interact with art in the museum and make their own creative works in this popular program. March 2 - Lines that Wiggle by Candace Whitman;...

Cost: $5; FREE, members.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Rd.
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Brandywine River Museum of Art
Telephone: 610-388-8336
Contact Name: Hillary K. Holland,
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A Norristown native, Frank Batson has been interested in art nearly all of his life. Batson graduated from Norristown High School in 1954, and many of his...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
1654 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA  19401
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Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
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The 30th anniversary of the “Touch the Future” art show will honor current winners from 30 public high schools, as well as successful alumni, as it kicks off its month-long...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Arcadia University
450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA
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The winter is a great time to explore nature and see what’s been hiding behind all those leaves!

Cost: $80, members; $120, non-members

Where:
Bucks County Audubon Society
2877 Creamery Rd.
New Hope, PA  18938
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Sponsor: Bucks County Audubon Society
Telephone: 215-297-5880
Contact Name: Marissa Farra
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Discuss historical fiction books, try snacks, and make crafts related to the book for each month.

Cost: $25-35

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Join Yes! And… Collaborative Arts in celebrating 10 years of this annual production. This year’s musical revue is a trip through all the fun, hijinks and even some earnest...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Venice Island Performing Arts Center
7 Lock St
Philadelphia , PA  19127
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Sponsor: Yes! And... Collaborative Arts
Telephone: 215-278-4264
Contact Name: Michael Brix
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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Enjoy a lively mix of art and live music with Tal Shtuhl. This postmodern Charlie Parker is joined by special guests Najwa Parkins on vocals and John Swana on...

Cost: Pay-what-you-wish admission.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
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Monday, Feb. 27: Sneetches Day • Storytime Lunch: The Cat in the Hat will make an appearance from 12noon-2pm. Read “The Sneetches” at 12:30pm. Kids are...

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave. & 1 S Main St.
Collingswood & Medford, NJ
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The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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This program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project.  March 3: George...

Cost: $3

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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A Norristown native, Frank Batson has been interested in art nearly all of his life. Batson graduated from Norristown High School in 1954, and many of his...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
1654 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA  19401
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Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
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The First Friday Dance Party is open to everyone. Family, friends and support staff are welcome.

Cost: $6, adults; $4, children, FREE, children 6 and under

Where:
SpArc Philadelphia
2350 West Westmoreland St
Phila., PA
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Sponsor: The Arc of Philadelphia
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Join Yes! And… Collaborative Arts in celebrating 10 years of this annual production. This year’s musical revue is a trip through all the fun, hijinks and even some earnest...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Venice Island Performing Arts Center
7 Lock St
Philadelphia , PA  19127
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Sponsor: Yes! And... Collaborative Arts
Telephone: 215-278-4264
Contact Name: Michael Brix
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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Moms sell gently used and like-new clothing and various other children's items to other moms at bargain prices. Entrance fee benefits the Walton Farm Home & School Association. Free...

Cost: $1

Where:
Walton Farm Elementary School
1610 Allentown Road
Lansdale, PA  18964
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Sponsor: Walton Farm Home & School Association
Telephone: 551-206-8263
Contact Name: Sandy Brodsky

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Check out maple syrup tastings and sales, tree tapping demonstrations, live owl presentations, a pancake breakfast and more.

Cost: FREE

Where:
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
1201 Pawlings Road
Audubon, PA  19403
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Sponsor: John James Audubon Center
Telephone: 610-666-5593 ext.109
Contact Name: Education Department

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Embark on a hike through the woods out to the Two Saps Sugar Shack and enjoy hot cocoa and pancakes with fresh maple syrup!. Sign up for a 9am or 9:30am start time. Space  is limited.

Cost: $15

Where:
Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Rd.
Dingmans Ferry, PA  08328
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Take a hike through the zoo to explore native wildlife and plants.

Cost: $17

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Hop into a frog’s world as you inspect frog habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. See live frogs in action, search for hidden frogs, create a nighttime frog chorus,...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Meet Zomo the rabbit, a trickster from West Africa, and discover what it means to be wise.

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Attendees will learn: The most common mistakes when applying for financial aid What goes into the EFC (Expected Family Contribution) and experts will calculate how much you will potentially...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Evesham Twp. Library
984 Tuckerton Rd.
Marlton, NJ
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Celebrate Ready Across America Day and Dr. Seuss’s birthday (March 2). Festivities include an appearance by author Jerry Spinnelli, a book fair sponsored by Children’s Book World and a...

Cost: $$10.95, adults; $7.95, kids.

Where:
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd.
Norristown, PA
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Young wizard-in-training Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) returns to Hogwarts for his fifth year of studies, only to find that the magical community seems to be in a curious state of denial about...

Cost: $4-$5

Where:
Bryn Mawr Film Institute
824 W. Lancaster Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA
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To open the site’s new exhibit, Rise and Shine at the Manor, meet Benjamin Franklin, as portrayed by Bill Ochester, and learn about his contributions to everyday life, including the idea...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Especially for those who are nervous about ice skating, you’ll use “pretend” ice skates (aka socks) in this cold/winter season adventure. Just like world-class ice skaters,...

Cost: $12.00

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let's Go Outdoors
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Games, crafts, activities, live animal presentations, and more — all geared towards meeting Scout requirements! All-Scout Evenings are primarily designed for Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies...

Cost: $10

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Where:
Grayson School, The
35 N. Malin Rd.
Broomall, PA  19008
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Telephone: 484-428-3241
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A cold-weather version of the BlueCross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
Market St. & Columbus Blvd.
, PA
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The exhibition showcases more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are green...

Cost: $5, adults; FREE, children 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Uncover the facts, fictions and fossils of dinosaurs as you live large in reptilian role-play activities. Undertake three Mesozoic Missions spanning 150 million years and mimic dinosaur...

Cost: $9, adults; $8, seniors 60+; $7, kids 3-17; FREE, members & kids under 3

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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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...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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Explore the world of dinosaurs as you examine rare fossils up close that were pulled from the venue’s famous collection just for this festival. Watch as celebrated Alaska artist Ray Troll...

Cost: $13.95 & up

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Visit the website below or call to find out the week’s featured craft.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lakeshore Learning Store
340 W. DeKalb Pike
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Lakeshore Learning Store
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The world-famous team is bringing its blend of crazy comedy, entertaining theater and remarkable athleticism to town. This show is interactive and action-packed, from the warm-up (get there...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Weels Fargo Center
3601 S Broad St
Phila., PA
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PHIT Comedy has created a series of family-friendly shows so local kids can see live, improvised comedy shows. Joe Tuzzi directs the cast, includes instructors from...

Cost: 6-12

Where:
PHIT Comedy
2030 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: PHIT Comedy
Telephone: 347-674-7883
Contact Name: Neil Bardhan
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Join Yes! And… Collaborative Arts in celebrating 10 years of this annual production. This year’s musical revue is a trip through all the fun, hijinks and even some earnest...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Venice Island Performing Arts Center
7 Lock St
Philadelphia , PA  19127
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Sponsor: Yes! And... Collaborative Arts
Telephone: 215-278-4264
Contact Name: Michael Brix
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Awrd-winning playwright Neil Simon gives audiences a peek into the writer's room of a hit 1950's television show in this comedy. People everywhere gather around the TV each week to watch...

Cost: $20-$85

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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