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January 2017

Say goodbye to the dinosaurs of the Academy’s popular Dinosaurs Unearthed exhibit with a weekend full of dino-rific activities. Enjoy live animal presentations, hear from dinosaur...

Cost: $18.95 & 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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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
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Comic Book show featuring vendors, artists, writers, costume groups. Costume contest with prizes for kids and grown ups.

Cost: $5; FREE, kids under 12

Where:
Mount Bethel Fire Hall
2341 North Delaware Drive
Hwy 611 North
Mount Bethel, PA  18343
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Sponsor: Little Shop of Comics
Telephone: 609-242-7756
Contact Name: Mary Campbell
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This is an interactive learning experience all about the alphabet! This program is geared towards young children and their caregivers, focusing on the animals of the alphabet! Program features...

Cost: $4, kids; FREE, adults (1 per kid)

Where:
Brandywine Zoo: Education Building
1001 N Park Dr
Wilmington, DE  19802
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The lighthouse, New Jersey’s tallest, honors its 160th birthday with free climbs from 11am to 3:30pm and birthday cake from The Bake Works in Northfield at 1pm.  To honor...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Absecon Lighthouse
31 S. Rhode Island Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
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This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
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Bring your camera to snap nature shots during this walk on the trails. Afterward, participants will return to the barn for a snack and time to share photos. Refreshments will be provided.

Cost: $6

Where:
Myrick Conservation Center
1760 Unionville Wawaset Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Telephone: 610-793-1090

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Students use Blockly, a drag-and-drop language to interface with the memory of the computer. They’ll try a number of puzzles, mazes and games to explore sequential events, selection and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
George School’s Spruance-Alden Science Center Main
1690 Newtown Langhorne Rd.
Newtown, PA  18940
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Tommy Cifelli
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Join Friendship Circle in celebrating unique artists who will be exhibiting their one-of-a-kind prints, which will all be available for purchase. Each participant has personally crafted...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 S Bryn Mawr Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Friendship Circle
Telephone: (215) 574 1765.
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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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This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
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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
View map »


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

More information

Explore the evolution of videography at this year’s event. Families can channel early innovators by making flip books and a silent-film sequence, or a stop-motion video. Before you leave, be...

Cost: $8, adults; $6, kids 4-14; FREE, kids under 4 & members

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
298 Buck Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Agilent Technologies
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This event commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his 1963 "Letter from Birmingham Jail" with special readings from the landmark text and opportunities for visitors to...

Cost: FREE, readings & family activities; general admission price, tours.

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Eastern State Penitentiary

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The weekend-long event kicks off with a special screening of Ava DuVernay’s Netflix special, 13th. Then, the weekend continues from Sat. to Mon. with interactive and enlightening...

Cost: $2

Where:
African American Museum in Philadelphia
701 Arch St.
Phila., PA
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Train enthusiasts of all ages are treated to impressive model railroad displays and more than 350 tables loaded with toy trains for sale.

Cost: $10, Sat.; $9, Sun.; FREE, kids under 12.

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave.
Oaks, PA  19456
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See freight and passenger trains pulled by steam or diesel engines and hundreds of buildings, vehicles, people and trees create realistic scenes. See Thomas the Tank Engine & try your...

Cost: FREE, donations welcome.

Where:
Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club
400 S. Main St.
Lower Level
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Telephone: 610-935-1126
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Michael Cartellone will make an Artist Appearance at both locations. World-renowned as the drummer for the legendary Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Multi-Platinum recording artist and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wentworth Gallery
690 DeKalb Pike Suite 2084
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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In this Panto spin on the classic tale of fairies, awakenings and true love, a land made prosperous by its music industry is now in ruins. The King has banned all record players from Paoli Shoals...

Cost: $46-51

Where:
People's Light
39 Conestoga Rd
Malvern, PA  19355
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Dinosaurs Unearthed features more than a dozen realistic, full-bodied animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, skulls, claws and horns, real mosasaur and Spinosaurus teeth, an Oviraptor...

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1000
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Cost: $9, adults; $7, ages 3-17; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Newark, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Fire is useful for light, warmth, cooking food and water purification. Learn how to make fire in damp weather, then hike to find edibles to cook on the fire.

Cost: $62

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Rd.
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Sponsor: Schuylkill Center
Telephone: 215-482-7300
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Thousands of participants, including Philly mayor Jim Kenney, will join the country's largest Day of Service event.  This year, the Day of Service partners with the Read by 4th...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Girard College
2101 S College Ave.
Phila., PA
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Daily schedule include farm animal feeding, exploration, snack and choice activities. Kids might follow animal tracks in the snow (or mud), make winter bird feeders, build snow forts, learn...

Cost: $58, day.

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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The camp aims to give your child a chance to study how plants and animals can survive during cold, snowy weather. The camp also runs on Feb. 20, Presidents Day.

Cost: $45, members; $60, 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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Enjoy games, crafts, activities and a hot-dog roast around a campfire (weather permitting). Extended care is available for Day Camps for an additional fee. $10 morning or afternoon care;...

Cost: $45; $40, members.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Draw, paint, sculpt, collage...unleash your creativity during a day-long exploration of visual art media, styles & artists. Projects will differ from previous Arts All Day Workshops....

Cost: $54.00

Where:
Darlington Arts Center
977 Shavertown Rd.
Garnet Valley, PA  19060
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Sponsor: Darlington Arts Center
Telephone: 610-358-3632
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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Kids can choose between Handwork Day Camp or Fashion & Machine Sewing Camp, where you’ll make emoji travel pillows and other projects. Before and after care available. Full- and...

Cost: $45-$105

Where:
The Handwork Studio
35 N Narberth Ave.
Narberth, PA  19072
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Telephone: 161-066-09600
Contact Name: Miss Catalina
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Volunteers can participate in a town-wide cleanup.  Sign-up, supply distribution and lunch will take place at the Howard S. Stainton Senior Center, located in the Community Center.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Ocean City Community Center
17th & Simpson Ave.
Ocean City, NJ
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Telephone: 609-399-6111 ext. 9711

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The venue will once again join with Global Citizen’s Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service for a daylong commemoration.

Cost: $5

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Merissa Blum
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Enjoy hands-on crafts and activities that highlight science contributions to natural history from scientists all around the world.

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

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

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Say goodbye to the dinosaurs of the Academy’s popular Dinosaurs Unearthed exhibit with a weekend full of dino-rific activities. Enjoy live animal presentations, hear from dinosaur...

Cost: $18.95 & 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

Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
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Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day filled with family-friendly performances, arts & crafts, self-guided tours and spotlight talks about social justice.

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall E.
Phila., PA
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Families gather to volunteer and then remember the man and his legacy around a bonfire. Help volunteers clean and maintain the site, a 4.5-acre historic burial ground and public green...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Fair Hill
2901 Germantown Ave.
Phila., PA
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​People of all ages can honor the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. by engaging in community service. MANNA will collect art made by you to distribute with the meals it delivers to those in...

Cost: Pay what you wish.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA
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Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of multidisciplinary performances, interactive workshops and discussions as they relate to Dr. King’s life, teachings...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
102 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ  08542
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: (609) 924-8777
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Celebrate the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and give back to the community through art-making. Families are invited to create cards that will be distributed with meals for...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Keep the kids entertained on their day off with outdoor exploration, animal discovers and crafts. There is a program at 11am and 1pm.

Cost: $3-$5

Where:
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
6 Sawmill Rd.
Medford, NJ
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This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
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Celebrate MLK Day with activities that include: a Philly Children’s March, where kids and families draw inspiration from King’s themes, words and actions to write letters to Philly...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Ave.
Phila., PA
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Bring the kids to watch what pets do when we're not home, shown on almost 100 TV screens. Kids’ games, activities and crafts starting at 5pm. Movie starts 6pm. Specialty...

Cost: FREE

Where:
XFINITY Live!
1100 Pattison Ave.
Phila., PA  19148
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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

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

This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


Website »

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From foaming explosions and sticky slime to aye-ayes and glowing fish, this day is all about weird and messy science. Kids learn about chemical reactions, conduct exciting experiments that...

Cost: $75, day; $20, extra for extended care.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Rd.
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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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
View map »


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

More information

Explore the evolution of videography at this year’s event. Families can channel early innovators by making flip books and a silent-film sequence, or a stop-motion video. Before you leave, be...

Cost: $8, adults; $6, kids 4-14; FREE, kids under 4 & members

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
298 Buck Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Agilent Technologies
Website »

More information

This event commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his 1963 "Letter from Birmingham Jail" with special readings from the landmark text and opportunities for visitors to...

Cost: FREE, readings & family activities; general admission price, tours.

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Eastern State Penitentiary

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The weekend-long event kicks off with a special screening of Ava DuVernay’s Netflix special, 13th. Then, the weekend continues from Sat. to Mon. with interactive and enlightening...

Cost: $2

Where:
African American Museum in Philadelphia
701 Arch St.
Phila., PA
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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
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Kids with special needs are free to bounce, jump and play in a comfortable, sensory-friendly environment.

Where:
Sky Zone
10 Conchester Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Dinosaurs Unearthed features more than a dozen realistic, full-bodied animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, skulls, claws and horns, real mosasaur and Spinosaurus teeth, an Oviraptor...

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1000
Website »

More information

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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
View map »

More information

This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

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


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
Website »

More information

Includes snowy winter stories, a snack and a snow-themed activity for your toddler. Grey Nun Academy is an independent, Catholic, coeducational, elementary school for students in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Grey Nun Academy
1750 Quarry Rd.
Yardley, PA  19067
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Sponsor: Grey Nun Academy
Telephone: 215-968-4151
Contact Name: Lisa Grabowski
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The Delaware Aerospace Education Foundation will be on-site to host interactive dinosaur-themed activities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bridgeville Public Library
600 S Cannon St.
Bridgeville, DE
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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

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

This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Website »

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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 »

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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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Kids will read The Gingerbread Man, talk about how he grows on a farm and then each child will decorate a big gingerbread-man cookie to take home.

Cost: $7

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Kids and caregivers will make hot cocoa mugs, snowflakes and snowmen. Basic hand building techniques will be taught. No clay experience necessary.  Minimum enrollment needed to run each...

Cost: $175; $140, members.

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Telephone: 610.525.0272

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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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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
View map »

More information

This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

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


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
Website »

More information

Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second attention span? Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston saw that with her own kids and learned that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Keith Valley Middle School
227 Meetinghouse Rd.
Horsham, PA  19044
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Sponsor: Be a Part of the Conversation
Telephone: 215-416-5604
Contact Name: Kim Rubenstein
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Kellman Brown Academy is a member of the Schechter Day School Network, the Greater Philadelphia Day School Collaborative and NJAIS. KBA is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent...

Where:
Kellman Brown Academy
1007 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ  08043
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Telephone: 856-679-2929 ext. 1209
Website »

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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

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

This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

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
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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
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
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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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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
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Website »

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Celebrating 46 years of helping bright students who have yet to reach their academic potential become confident and strategic thinkers, learners and problem solvers who meet with success in school...

Where:
Benchmark School
2107 N. Providence Road
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-565-3741
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Quaker school with superb academics, experiential learning and fluid curriculum inspires students to think critically. Intra-grade buddy program. Service learning begins in PreK.

Where:
Haddonfield Friends School
47 N Haddon Ave.
Haddonfield, NJ  08033
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Featuring evocative music, visual effects and innovative puppetry, the triple-bill highlights Eric Carle’s most beloved tales. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is joined by a whimsical cast of...

Cost: $7

Where:
Playhouse on Rodney Square
1007 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE
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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
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Artists love to paint people reading, and little ones will see why. Best for children aged 2–5 and their caregivers (everyone needs a ticket.) Join at 10:30am or 11:30am.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA
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This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
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The theme for this workshop is Junior Reactors: Create a tiny world of atoms with your very own set of Atomic Coins. Kids will learn the difference between physical and chemical reactions as...

Cost: $2

Where:
The Pop Shop
729 Haddon Ave.
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Telephone: 856-869-0111 ext 5

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Founded in 1788, Westfield Friends School develops students to their fullest academic and social potential by focusing on active learning enriched by social values. Westfield provides a nurturing...

Where:
Westfield Friends School
2201 Riverton Rd.
Cinnaminson, NJ  08077
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Telephone: 856-829-0895
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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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This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
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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
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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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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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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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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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Coed independent day school prepares students for honors coursework at the finest area high schools. Located on 125 scenic acres and founded by visionary educators from St. Andrew's School in...

Where:
St. Anne's Episcopal School
211 Silver Lake Rd.
Middletown, DE  19709
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Telephone: 302-378-3179
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Join in for special educational programs highlighting momentous Presidential Inaugurations throughout American History. Then head to the Story of We the People exhibit where you can take the oath...

Cost: $14

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Merissa Blum
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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
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Come hear an animated telling of a favorite children’s book, followed by meeting a live animal, a walk on our trails, and a craft. 

Cost: $7; $5, members.

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time.

Cost: FREE, with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Bryan Chan
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Several species of local owls are setting up territories and breeding this time of year, so winter is often the best time to observe owls in their natural habitat. Register by calling...

Cost: $5, members; $10, 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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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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This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
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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 course is designed for children ages 2.5 through 6 with special needs, challenges and strengths, to be accompanied by a parent, grandparent or other caregiver.  Activities have been...

Cost: $175; $140, members.

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd.
Haverford, PA  19041
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The program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through storytime, followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. Jan 6 Dragons Love Tacos by Adam...

Cost: $5

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19806
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No matter your level of experience with hip hop, all students will have fun getting exercise and learning techniques. 

Cost: $92

Where:
Darlington Arts Center
977 Shavertown Rd.
Garnet Valley, PA  19060
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Sponsor: Darlington Arts Center
Telephone: 610-358-3632
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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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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This is the second installment of Douglas Adams’ original radio play, with original artwork by Phoebe Titus. The theatre company lends its voices to Arthur Dent, Zaphod...

Cost: $20

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd.
Rose Valley, PA
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What do engineers do? They solve problems. But it’s not all guesswork, they use solid engineering design processes to come up with not just a solution, but the best solution for a given...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Penn State Great Valley-Engineering Suite
30 E. Swedesford Road
Malvern, PA  19355
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Donna Cuisamano
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Frog and Toad are back! In a revival of one of the Arden’s most treasured children’s theatre productions, an unlikely friendship between the cheerful Frog and the rather grumpy Toad...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
, PA
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Discover the signs of mammals in winter and learn about human impact on mammal habitat and population survival.  

Cost: $10; FREE, members.

Where:
Bucktoe Creek Preserve
432 Sharp Rd
Avondale, PA  19311
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Sponsor: The Land Conservancy
Telephone: 610-347-0347
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Training is an important part of working with animals. During this workshop, learn about the basic principles of operant conditioning training and how it improves the lives of animals at the...

Cost: $10

Where:
Brandywine Zoo: Education Building
1001 N Park Dr
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Learn how to paint with ice and bundle up for some snowy science.

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Find the right camp for your family at the Bucks Camp Expo. Meet directors from all kinds of day camps, overnight camps, travel programs, and special needs camps.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Valley University, Student Center Bldg.
700 E. Butler Ave.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: Bucks Camp Expo
Telephone: 215-886-1666
Contact Name: Ellen Warren
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Kids are invited for some pirate adventures and princess tales. Come dressed as your favorite princess or swashbuckler for an afternoon of skating, crafts, face painting and other...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rothman Ice Rink and Cabin
1 S 15th St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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As part of the Family Saturday program, families are also welcome to enjoy Roots-inspired West African games and crafts beginning at 12 p.m. Learn how to play mancala, an ancient count-and-capture...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Historical Museum
505 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE
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Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society

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Collaborative learning community rooted in Montessori principles on 25-acre campus with STEAM Maker Spaces, woodland trails, an outdoor stage, streams, sports fields and library. PreK-6. Toddler...

Where:
Wilmington Montessori School
1400 Harvey Rd.
Wilmington , DE  19810
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Telephone: 302-475-0555
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Students will work in teams to design a mobile app. They will select an app idea, develop a prototype and share their final product. No advanced technical skills are required. Bringing a smart...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Neighbor 2 Neighbor
814 Clifton Ave.
Sharon Hill, PA  19079
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Stacy Cann
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Festivities include live ice sculpting, hot cocoa & roasted chestnuts and crafts for kids at the courtyard. Guests will have the opportunity to donate new or gently worn coats, scarves and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Suburban Square
Anderson & Coulter Ave.
Ardmore, PA  19003
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Sponsor: Suburban Square
Telephone: 610.896.7560
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Scouts, leaders and their families are welcome to join for the new All-Scout Overnight! Explore the exhibits, see a live animals show, and enjoy a movie before going to sleep. Light breakfast is...

Cost: $35, Scouts; $25, adults

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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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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This is a vibrant exhibition chronicling the development of children's building toys over the past 150 years. These toys have been instrumental in fostering creativity in generations of kids...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


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
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Kids will read The Gingerbread Man, talk about how he grows on a farm and then each child will decorate a big gingerbread-man cookie to take home.

Cost: $7

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Take your family out for some fresh air this winter. Gather in the Discovery Center for story time and then hit the trails for guided exploration and discovery every week.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Sponsor: Schuylkill Center
Telephone: 215-482-7300
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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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Say “hi” and snap a pic with Captain America.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Tilt Studio
1580 Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees, NJ  08021
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Telephone: 224-659-8603
Contact Name: Allen
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Written especially for preschoolers, this is a story of conservation, habitat, migration and adaptation. After the story, families can create a forest animal puppet show in Discovery Den and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Rd.
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-1382
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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 »

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This is the second installment of Douglas Adams’ original radio play, with original artwork by Phoebe Titus. The theatre company lends its voices to Arthur Dent, Zaphod...

Cost: $20

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd.
Rose Valley, PA
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