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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
Website »

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Go birding on the preserve and learn about the importance of migration rest stops and how human activity affects bird populations.  Register online.

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
Website »

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Enjoy free admission, interactive storytelling, arts and crafts projects, and the chance to write a letter to the president of your choosing. There will also be a sensory-friendly access program...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall E.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-923-3811
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Say “hi” and snap a pic with chase form Paw Patrol.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Tilt Studio
1580 Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees, NJ  08021
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Sponsor: Tilt Studio
Telephone: 224-659-8603
Contact Name: Allen
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Meet two female entrepreneurs and learn how women played an active role during the American Revolution – from making important military supplies, like flags and musket cartridges, to choosing...

Cost: $5, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Betsy Ross House
239 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19106
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Hear stories of courageous and clever actions taken by freedom-seeking men and women historic homes Cedar Grove, Belmont Mansion and Strawberry Mansion. ​​

Cost: $40

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
View map »

More information

Chef Walter Staib of the Emmy Award-winning show A Taste of History, has visited and cooked in each of the first five presidents’ homes. He'll cook up some of our nation's presidents...

Cost: Price varies

Where:
City Tavern
138 South 2nd St.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-1443
Website »

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

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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Visitors learn about the role of the president and what it takes to be commander-in-chief. At craft activity tables, kids can create presidential masks and design their own presidential seals....

Cost: $14.50

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
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
View map »


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
Website »

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This Valentine's week, the history of the mansion comes to life in the stories of the prominent families who lived there during the tumultuous period surrounding the American Revolutionary War....

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Woodford Mansion
33rd & Dauphin Sts., East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Celebrate the sights and sounds of the Emerald Isle with performances by the Next Generation of Traditional Irish Music, in its 20th-annual performance. Performance begins at 1:30pm.

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Disney's "Cinderella" is live on stage, based on the classic animated film with all of the great songs we know and love in a special kids version 

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
The Media Theatre
104 E. State Street
Media, PA  19063
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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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This award winning picture book tells the story of local artist Horace Pippen. From the time he was a child, Horace loved to draw but he didn’t become well known until much later in...

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-1382
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Test your knowledge of presidents with this family-friendly trivia game. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Museum
317 Chestnut St.
Phila., PA  19106
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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 »

More information

Bringing the circus right up to date and beyond, Out of This World is unlike any show Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey have ever created. It's an intergalactic adventure, on which...

Cost: $24 & up.

Where:
Wells Fargo Center
3601 S Broad St
Phila., PA
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Website »

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Take a break from the cold and get the blood flowing at Sky Zone. Start at the Schuylkill Center with some outdoor games to get warmed up, then it’s off to the trampoline park for the...

Cost: $95

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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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; $15...

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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Looking for childcare on President’s Day? Have your child learn to sew at Fashion & Machine Sewing Camp.

Cost: $45-$105

Where:
The Handwork Studio
35 N Narberth Ave
Narberth, PA  19072
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Telephone: 610-660-9600
Contact Name: Miss Catalina
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Ever wonder what it’s like to care for the animals that live in the red barn? Kids can join the experts during their school holiday to feed, clean, groom and exercise the center’s...

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

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Rd.
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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Learn about what animals do in winter, from hibernation to migration. Campers must be potty trained and come dressed for the weather. Campers must bring a bag lunch and water bottle. Aftercare...

Cost: $55; $45, members.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
W, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
Website »

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This single-day camp will show kids the history and science behind historic and modern ships. Campers will learn about the early ports of Philadelphia and the experience of sailors at sea...

Cost: $60; $50, members.

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8663
Contact Name: Melania Majowicz
Website »

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Celebrate Presidents' Day with free admission to a museum dedicated to one of our nation's most prominent Founding Fathers. View artifacts, animations and interactive displays.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Museum
317 Chestnut St.
Phila. , PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-965-2305
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Kids can explore the outdoors, hang out with the animals, play games and make nature crafts.

Cost: $65

Where:
Briar Bush Nature Center
1212 Edge Hill Rd.
Abington, PA  19001
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Telephone: 215-887-6603
Website »

More information

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

Rock climbing mini camps are a great way for kids to develop climbing skills and knowledge, all while making friends. Kds will experience top-roping, traversing, bouldering, a climbing race...

Cost: $45

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Hwy.
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Kds in Kindergarten through sixth grade go on a field trip to iPlay America.

Cost: $75; $65, members.

Where:
Katz JCC
1301 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ
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Website »

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Come celebrate George Washington's 285th birthday. The event will include cupcakes, samples of Martha Washington's "Great Cake," crafts, games, a Continental Army activity...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Valley Forge National Park
1400 N. Outer Line Dr.
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Telephone: 610-587-4000
Contact Name: Michael DiPaolo
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Enjoy free admission, interactive storytelling, arts and crafts projects, and the chance to write a letter to the president of your choosing. There will also be a sensory-friendly access program...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall E.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-923-3811
Website »

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What did Abe Lincoln eat? Food historian Susan McLellan Plaisted will take visitors on a culinary tour to find out!

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S. Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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A magical cat helps the poor miller's son rid the land of a grumpy ogre and win the heart of a princess! Two actors play all the characters in this fun-filled one hour production.

Cost: $12; $10, seniors; FREE, kids under 3

Where:
Ambler Theater
108 E. Butler Avenue
Ambler, PA  19002
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Sponsor: Family Stages
Telephone: 215-886-9341
Contact Name: Steve
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

Chef Walter Staib of the Emmy Award-winning show A Taste of History, has visited and cooked in each of the first five presidents’ homes. He'll cook up some of our nation's presidents...

Cost: Price varies

Where:
City Tavern
138 South 2nd St.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-1443
Website »

More information

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 about...

Cost: $58 per day

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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

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

Visitors learn about the role of the president and what it takes to be commander-in-chief. At craft activity tables, kids can create presidential masks and design their own presidential seals....

Cost: $14.50

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
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
View map »


Telephone: 302-793-3046
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

Test your knowledge of presidents with this family-friendly trivia game. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Museum
317 Chestnut St.
Phila., PA  19106
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
View map »


Website »

More information

Bringing the circus right up to date and beyond, Out of This World is unlike any show Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey have ever created. It's an intergalactic adventure, on which...

Cost: $24 & up.

Where:
Wells Fargo Center
3601 S Broad St
Phila., PA
View map »


Website »

More information

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Explore different areas of the park and see several species of woodpeckers and other winter resident species. New birders are welcome as well as those with experience. Bring binoculars if...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lorimer Park
183 Moredon Rd.
Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 215-947-3477
Contact Name: Scott Morgan
Website »

More information

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

Includes Valentine’s Day stories, a snack and a heart-themed activity.

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
Website »

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Middle-school girls are invited to learn how to use arduinos (a microtroller used to build digital devices and interactive objects) and program. After, they’ll make a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Glenside Library
215 S. Keswick Ave.
Glenside, PA  19038
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Allison Frick
Website »

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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 »

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
View map »

More information

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 about...

Cost: $58 per day

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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

​Learn about how animals keep themselves warm in winter. Participants will read two stories about animals and explore the sense of touch with wool, feathers, etc. Each child will make a paper-bag...

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
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 »

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
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

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

Learn about the three basic types of rocks. Do a rock craft and go on a rock hunt. Meet in the salt wing of the barn.  Ages: 3 and up with an adult.

Cost: $5

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
Website »

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Learn how to make websites easier to read and use for people with visual impairments. Students will use a screen reader (text-to-voice) to explore website accessibility concepts and work in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Jeanes Memorial Library
4051 Joshua Rd.
Lafayette Hill, PA  19444
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Sara Huff
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
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

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 »

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

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
View map »


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
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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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Parents, caregivers and grandparents with kids across the spectrum of all ages get together and talk about education, advocacy, programming and life in general with our special kids. Coffee is on...

Where:
Hampton Inn Milford
Lighthouse Estates Dr.
Milford, DE  19963
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Telephone: 644-3410
Contact Name: Dafne Carnright

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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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Budding artists with special needs can unleash their creativity in a comfortable, inclusive setting. The program is limited to 15 individuals, so register early.

Where:
Philly Art Center
1721 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ
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Telephone: 856-216-2127

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Students learn the basic concepts of JavaScript, how to create their own JavaScript programs, and how to bring life to their website through the JavaScript library JQuery. E. Exercises...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Zivtech
1 S. Broad St
Suite 1010
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Maddie Presland
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Meet veterinary staff from the the hospital and adoption center. The event will include refreshments, kids’ activities and educational demonstrations. Those who register online will...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Women's Humane Society
3839 Richlieu Rd.
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Women's Humane Society
Telephone: 215-750-3100
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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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Newark High School PTSA will host guest speaker Frankie Klaff, PhD, to discuss How social media impacts your child’s life. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newark High School
750 E Delaware Ave
Newark, 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
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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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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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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
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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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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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This class will offer participants the opportunity to use musical instruments, dance, sing and create songs, all in a fun environment.  The program fills spots quickly, so register early.

Where:
Camden County Environmental Center
1301 Park Blvd.
Cherry HIll, NJ
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Telephone: 856-216-2127

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 Winner of the Tony "Triple Crown" for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book. Avenue Q: School Edition is based on an original concept by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, with...

Cost: $10, general admission; $5, students from any school.

Where:
Archmere Academy Performing Arts Center
3600 Philadelphia Pike
claymont, DE  19703
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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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Program combines a nature-themed children’s book and an outdoor exploration. 

Where:
Rancocas Nature Center
794 Rancocas Mt Holly Rd.
Westampton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-261-2495

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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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African folktales can be a simple story that can be instructive about life choices and social responsibilities. They can reflect a culture’s values and in pourquoi tales explain the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kingsessing Library
1201 S. 51st St.
Phila., PA
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Bring your pillow, a drink and friends to watch Pete's Dragon. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenwood Public Library
100 Mill St.
Greenwood, DE
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A bilingual curriculum in French & English makes for a diverse school community. Service learning begins in PreK.

Where:
French International School of Philadelphia
150 N Highland Ave.
Bala Cynwyd, PA  19004
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Telephone: 610-667-1284
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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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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
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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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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 »

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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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Scouts will learn the difference between what animals eat, and whether that makes them an herbivore, carnivore, omnivore or detrivore. Discover how to identify animals and plants, and practice...

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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Students will learn the elements of HTML and CSS and use them to create a website. Using a text editor and web browser, students will edit web page templates and use them to make their own website....

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Agnes Irwin School
Conestoga Rd & Ithan Ave.
Rosemont, PA  19010
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Rosann Westmeyer
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LittleBits is a system of electronic modules that snap together with magnets. They are designed to break the boundaries between the products we consume and the things we make, and to make...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Agnes Irwin School
Conestoga Rd & Ithan Ave.
Rosemont, PA  19010
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Rosann Westmeyer
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Students will design a 3D boat and use engineering techniques to assess, replicate, and improve the design. They’ll analyze and update the existing design in Tinkercad, then test their...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Agnes Irwin School
Conestoga Rd & Ithan Ave.
Rosemont, PA  19010
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Rosann Westmeyer
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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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Scouts can touch specimens, meet live reptiles from around the world, and learn about the amazing adaptations reptiles past and present have made to survive.

Cost: $17.95, scouts; $15.95, adults

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Hop, craft and rhyme. There will be rhyming activities, hourly readings of Dr. Seuss classics, and bookmark crafts

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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Jump in the lake to fundraise! Entry fee also includes the “Chicken Dip” (put your toe in the water). If you raise over $100, you get a great knit Liberty Lake ski cap!

Cost: $25

Where:
Liberty Lake Day Camp
1195 Florence Columbus Rd.
Bordentown, NJ  08505
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Festivities include modern African dance and traditional African music, an African marketplace, a mancala game station and crafts. Local griots and artists lead guests in an interactive...

Cost: $15, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South St.
Phila., PA  19104
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The Pennsylvania Ballet performs an original production for a kid-favorite story about a young boy who learns about life from the world & creatures around him. There will be adjusted...

Cost: $15

Where:
Prince Theater
1412 Chestnut St.
Phila., PA
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Items from the Lest We Forget Slavery Museum and from Historic Strawberry Mansion’s first builder and occupant Judge William Lewis will be on display. Lest We Forget’s curators J....

Cost: 8.00

Where:
Historic Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Visit the Inclusive Activity Area for children with special needs. Activities will include Wii baseball, dance party, yoga, crafts, games, spin art and a quiet tent. Jack Griffo,...

Cost: $10 per person; $35 per family

Where:
Boardwalk Hall
2301 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
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Telephone: 800-736-1420
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Students use Blockly, a drag-and-drop language to interface with the memory of the computer. After, they’ll try a number of puzzles, mazes and games to explore sequential events, selection...

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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Meet other parents and families in the Atlantic County area who love someone with autism.

Where:
Fresh Start Church
1049 Ocean Heights Ave.
Egg Harbor Township, NJ  08234
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Sponsor: Faces 4 Autism
Telephone: 609-412-3750
Contact Name: Becka Balliet
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For the first time, PBII will perform a selection of new works choreographed on them by four inspiring and talented Philadelphia choreographers.  Following the performance, there will be a...

Cost: $20

Where:
Prince Theater
1412 Chestnut St.
Phila., PA
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The center has suffered a terrible loss. The beloved painting of Perkins Center for the Arts, commissioned by Dudley Perkins himself, the builder and original owner of the center when this gorgeous...

Cost: $15

Where:
Perkins Center for the Arts
395 Kings Hwy.
Moorestown, NJ
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AMC partners with the Autism Society to bring you unique movie showings where the lights are turned up, the sound is turned down, and you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing. AMC Neshaminy...

Cost: $6-$6.50

Where:
AMC Neshaminy 24
Bensalem, PA  19020


Telephone: 215-396-8050
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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

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 »

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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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​Learn about how animals keep themselves warm in winter. Participants will read two stories about animals and explore the sense of touch with wool, feathers, etc. Each child will make a paper-bag...

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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As a border state, Delaware held a complicated position regarding slavery. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last...

Cost: FREE

Where:
First State Heritage Park'
121 Duke of York St.
Dover, DE
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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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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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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
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
View map »


Website »

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