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July 2017

Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

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Morey's Piers presents one of the only beach sports tournaments in the world, featuring Lacrosse, Field Hockey, Foot Golf, and Track events, located on the beach north of Mariner's Landing...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mariner's Landing Pier
Schellenger Avenue
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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During this farm-art adventure, kids will learn to create art using Georgia’s artistic perspective. 

Cost: $5, ages 4-12; $2.50, ages 12 & up.

Where:
North Star Orchard
3232 Limestone Rd
Cochranville, PA  19330
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Sponsor: North Star Orchard
Telephone: 610-593-0314
Contact Name: Lisa Kerschner
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Enjoy a day of engaging and educational activities about how nature captures, stores and uses water. From a dragonfly discovery station, to scavenger hunts and story time, to a watershed...

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

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd.
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Activities include live music, lawn games and, of course, a frozen treat for $5. Bring blankets or chairs and beverages. 

Cost: $5.00

Where:
Historic Montgomery Cemetery
One Hartranft Avenue
Norristown, PA  19401
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Sponsor: Historical Society of Montgomery County
Telephone: 610-272-0297
Contact Name: Barry Rauhauser
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Meet the park’s beekeeper. Learn bee biology and how you can help the honey bee at home. See an observation beehive and the equipment used for beekeeping. Taste honey that’s...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
Website »

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Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoke the...

Cost: $18 Reserved/ $16 Senior Citizens and ages 13-18/ $14 Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
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Sponsor: First Bank, The Meadows Diner, and Bowman & Company, LLP

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This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

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This program is for kids and young adults with physical and cognitive differences. The team will run Sept.-Oct. on Saturday mornings in Lewes. This event allows those who are interested to learn...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cape Henlopen High School
1250 Kings Hwy.
Lewes, DE
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July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
Website »

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Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
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The Orchard View Deck will offer breakfast from 9am-11am to start off each day. Includes pancakes, sausage, fruit, apple-cider donuts, chocolate milk, milk, bottled water or juice. The...

Cost: $8, person; $7, breakfast; $1, party.

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Rd.
Elkton, MD  21921
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Sponsor: Milburn Orchards
Telephone: 410-398-1349
Website »

More information

Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
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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

Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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More information

Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
View map »

More information

Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
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Step back into the 1700’s and hear the tales of those who lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home in East Fairmount Park. Discover the story of the Patriot...

Cost: 8$

Where:
Woodford Mansion
2300 N 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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The event brings large-scale replicas of favorite works from the museum’s collection to neighborhoods in and around Philadelphia. Head outdoors and view images by artists like Vincent van...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Festivities include wagon rides, games, kids’ activities, plenty of corny fare and corn for sale. There will be no U-pick at this event.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Drive
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7300
Website »

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Look, learn and chat during these playful tours. 

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Website »

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The Lewis Carroll classic comes to life in a new version, with music by Ben Kapilow and audience participation. Show runs Sat., 11am-12noon & Sun., 12noon-1pm.

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
The Media Theatre
104 E State St.
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 484-571-4939
Contact Name: Roger Ricker
Website »

More information

On most weekend days throughout the summer, take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip ride up the Red Clay Valley to Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll enjoy a ½-hour layover to...

Cost: $14, adults; $13, ages 3-12; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Wilmington & Western Railroad’s Greenbank Station
2201 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE  19808
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Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
Telephone: (302) 998-1930
Website »

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Families can explore the new installation in Kids’ Corner, Lenny the Ice Cream Man, and create ice cream magnets to take home.   

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19806
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More information

Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 80--
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Explore fairy tale-themed exhibits with book crafts & storytime classics and visit the Giant's Garden to plant magic beans to take home.

Cost: $9; $6, city residents with ID.

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Dr.
Camden, NJ
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More information

30th Summer Concert Series every Sunday and Thursday evening June through August

Cost: Free

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Road
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-761-6963
Website »

More information

Bring a blanket or beach chairs.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fox Park
Burk & Ocean Aves.
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-522-2444
Website »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
View map »

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
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This ice skating competition draws skaters of all levels from many states. Categories include singles, pairs, parternered & solo ice dance and basic skills.

Cost: FREE, spectators.

Where:
Skating Club of Wilmington
1301 Carruthers Ln.
Wilmington, DE
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Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
View map »


Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

More information

This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
Website »

More information

Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
View map »

More information

Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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


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

More information

Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
View map »


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

More information

Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
View map »

More information

Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
View map »

More information

Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Preschoolers and their caregiver(s) explore nature through songs, games, hands-on fun and museum adventures. 

Cost: $25; $20, members.

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


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

More information

Bring attention to your body and breath during this relaxing class.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Phila., PA  19148
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Telephone: 215-685-1758

More information

Enjoy live outdoor entertainment! By Wesley Ochs.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cape May Ferry Terminal
1200 Lincoln Blvd
North Cape May, NJ  08204
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More information

A variety of entertainment is planned. Past events have included storytelling, puppet shows, music and magicians.

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach/Municipal Beach Park
Somers Point, NJ  08244


Website »

More information

The Wildwoods will host strolling entertainment by various string bands and marching bands performing on the boardwalk.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
16th Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
View map »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
View map »

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
View map »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
View map »


Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

More information

Former political aide Sidney Blumenthal discusses his new book on President Lincoln, Wrestling With His Angel.

Cost: $8; $5, students & teachers; FREE, members.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Being comfortable in a social situation can ease the fear or awkwardness a child may feel. Topics include welcoming behaviors, eye contact, shaking hands, introducing yourself, responding when...

Cost: $80-$110

Where:
Hilltown Township
Hilltown, PA  18927


Sponsor: Your Charming Child~Etiquette Instruction
Telephone: 215-453-1432
Contact Name: Lisa Butowsky
Website »

More information

The Greater Ocean City Theatre Company presents this production designed for kids and families affected by autism spectrum disorders and other senory, social and cognitive...

Cost: $10

Where:
Ocean City Music Pier
Mooreland Terrance & Boardwalk
Ocean City, NJ
View map »

More information

This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
Website »

More information

Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
View map »

More information

Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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


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

More information

Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
View map »


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

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
View map »

More information

This interactive outdoor program focuses on creating a common bond with the natural world, building independence, stewardship skills and overall wellbeing. Topics include reptile and amphibian...

Cost: $25; $15, members.

Where:
Bucktoe Creek Preserve
432 Sharp Rd
Avondale, PA  19311
View map »


Sponsor: The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
Telephone: 610-347-0347
Contact Name: Christine Grove
Website »

More information

Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
View map »

More information

Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden and library teach kids ages 3–10 about an assortment of opposites, while guests highlight skills and trades from past and...

Cost: $5

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Play with your little ones and enjoy music, art making and gallery walks. 

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »

More information

Play with your little ones and enjoy music, art making and gallery walks.​ Find your inner animal at the museum. Journey through the wild at Art Splash, where kids and their grown-ups can...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »

More information

This early childhood series incorporates active learning through music, movement and the exploration of objects. Themes relate to the museum and garden.  

Cost: $5

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 80--
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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

More information

The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre presents the children's musical "Robin Hood." Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door. For more information, contact AnneMarie...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
View map »


Sponsor: Collingswod Public Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: AnneMarie
Website »

More information

The Wildwoods will host strolling entertainment by various string bands and marching bands performing on the boardwalk.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
16th Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
View map »

More information

Bring a beach chair or blanket. Free parking is available behind the movie lot - enter on Schellenger or Oak Avenue. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Downtown Wildwood Farmer's Market Lot
3501 Pacific Ave.
Wildwood, NJ  08260
View map »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
View map »

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
View map »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Paint some river stones from our collection, or bring your own. Participants in the past have turned their stones into insects, fish, flowers, nature scenesand other neat things. Examples and...

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
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As part of the orchard’s Summer Science and Nature series, Miss Marcia will discuss owls and their prey. Each child will get to become forensics scientist as they dissect an owl pellet and...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116

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Knowing how to communicate builds self-esteem and leadership ability. Kids will enjoy a craft, songs and games while learning proper greetings and introductions, conversation and ice breakers,...

Cost: $80-$110

Where:
Hilltown Township
Hilltown, PA  18927


Sponsor: Your Charming Child ~ Etiquette Instruction
Telephone: 215-453-1432
Contact Name: Lisa Butowsky
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Students will learn how satellite images, collected by various agencies around the world, can be used to help global humanity. Platforms like OpenStreetMap and Tomnod offer an...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Abington Free Library
1030 Old York Rd
Abington, PA  19001
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Lindsay Cummings
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Treat your other half to an adults-only summer evening. Start with a glass of wine or a beer at the cash bar, then celebrate your inner kid in the Backyard...

Cost: $20; $15, members.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
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Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
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Little ones learn and have fun with hands-on activities, including counting, matching, sorting, music and movement.  Adults are expected to stay during the program.

Cost: $35; $20, members.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
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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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Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
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This interactive outdoor program focuses on creating a common bond with the natural world, building independence, stewardship skills and overall wellbeing. Topics include reptile and amphibian...

Cost: $25; $15, members.

Where:
Bucktoe Creek Preserve
432 Sharp Rd
Avondale, PA  19311
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Sponsor: The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
Telephone: 610-347-0347
Contact Name: Christine Grove
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Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
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Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Preschoolers and their caregiver(s) explore nature through songs, games, hands-on fun and museum adventures. 

Cost: $25; $20, members.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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Bring your lunch and head to the Arts Center patio or the lawn to enjoy an outdoor concert. May 3, Grace Otley (Pop, Rock and Country) May 17, John Pollard (Original Folk Americana) May...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-761-6963
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 80--
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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The property will be open Wednesday evenings for curious guests and families to bicycle or walk. Visit areas normally closed to foot traffic. Bring a picnic or dine at the Belin House...

Cost: $2; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum
.201 Hagley Creek Rd
Wilmington, DE
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Bring a picnic for the family, then gather around the campfire and enjoy a nature program.

Cost: $1

Where:
Brandywine Creek State Park
41 Adams Dam Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: (302) 655-5740

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Rome is starving. Recovering from one war and bracing for another, the people turn to their hero: Coriolanus—a man ready to lead not only his soldiers, but the state. Or is he? Can the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
43rd St. and Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. As a young orphan, he mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag...

Cost: $12 General Admissions/ $10 Senior Citizens and Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
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Sponsor: Beneficial Bank

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The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre presents the children's musical "Robin Hood." Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door. For more information, contact AnneMarie...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswod Public Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: AnneMarie
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Bring a blanket or beach chair. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Centennial Park Entertainment Pavilion
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue
Wildwood Crest, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-532-0202
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The Wildwoods will host strolling entertainment by various string bands and marching bands performing on the boardwalk.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
16th Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
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The space features an expanded footprint and unique installations in addition to movie and music nights, food trucks, beer garden and family-friendly activities. Other elements include a maze...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA


Sponsor: Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 267-886-3032
Contact Name: Alain Joinville
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
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Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Topics include conversation with parents and friends instead of staring at electronic devices at the table, learning place settings, identifying utensils and glassware, napkin placement/use,...

Cost: $90-$120

Where:
Bucks County Restaurant
Perkasie, PA  18944


Sponsor: Your Charming Child
Telephone: 215-453-1432
Contact Name: Lisa Butowsky
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This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Holy Child Academy is an independent, Catholic school for boys and girls of all faiths. Serving two year old through eighth graders, Holy Child Academy aims to lay the foundation for a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Holy Child Academy
475 Shadeland Ave.
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Holy Child Academy
Telephone: 610-259-2712
Contact Name: Admissions Office
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Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp will invite baseball fans, animal advocates and country music lovers to join him at this annual event. The evening, which will...

Cost: $35

Where:
Morgan's Pier
221 N. Christopher Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Pennsylvania SPCA
Telephone: 267-463-2320
Contact Name: Gillian Kocher
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July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
Website »

More information

Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
View map »

More information

Little ones learn and have fun with hands-on activities, including counting, matching, sorting, music and movement.  Adults are expected to stay with their child during the program.

Cost: $35; $20, members.

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


Website »

More information

Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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


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

More information

Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
View map »


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

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
View map »

More information

This interactive outdoor program focuses on creating a common bond with the natural world, building independence, stewardship skills and overall wellbeing. Topics include reptile and amphibian...

Cost: $25; $15, members.

Where:
Bucktoe Creek Preserve
432 Sharp Rd
Avondale, PA  19311
View map »


Sponsor: The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
Telephone: 610-347-0347
Contact Name: Christine Grove
Website »

More information

Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
View map »

More information

Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Enjoy animal stories read by the zoo's story-telling team.

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

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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 80--
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Rome is starving. Recovering from one war and bracing for another, the people turn to their hero: Coriolanus—a man ready to lead not only his soldiers, but the state. Or is he? Can the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
43rd St. and Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
Website »

More information

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. As a young orphan, he mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag...

Cost: $12 General Admissions/ $10 Senior Citizens and Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
View map »


Sponsor: Beneficial Bank

More information

The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre presents the children's musical "Robin Hood." Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door. For more information, contact AnneMarie...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
View map »


Sponsor: Collingswod Public Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: AnneMarie
Website »

More information

The Wildwoods will host strolling entertainment by various string bands and marching bands performing on the boardwalk.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
16th Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
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This is an all ages, family-friendly event with live music, children's activities, street performers and a family portrait photography service along beautiful Sunset Lake, which features...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey Avenue between Atlanta and Miami Avenue
Wildwood Crest, NJ  08260


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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
View map »

More information

The space features an expanded footprint and unique installations in addition to movie and music nights, food trucks, beer garden and family-friendly activities. Other elements include a maze...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA


Sponsor: Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 267-886-3032
Contact Name: Alain Joinville
Website »

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
View map »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
View map »


Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

More information

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. As a young orphan, he mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag...

Cost: $12 General Admissions/ $10 Senior Citizens and Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
View map »


Sponsor: Beneficial Bank

More information

This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
Website »

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Promotions include: The first 250 kids receive Beneficial JR tennis racquets; first 200 kids receive WTT player trading cards; gifts from Macy’s for all attendees; Fabulous Freedoms Balldogs...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Hagan Arena at Saint Joseph's University
Phila., PA

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Get ready for a trombone-led New Orleans big band brassy funk and classic rock.

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach/Municipal Beach Park
Somers Point, NJ  08244


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The evening light is different in every season, and a full moon creates a special night. In the gathering evening light, set out to see what you can see: in this case, you’ll be looking for...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
View map »


Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

More information

Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
View map »

More information

Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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


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

More information

Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
View map »


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

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
View map »

More information

Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
View map »

More information

Step back into the 1700’s and hear the tales of those who lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home in East Fairmount Park. Discover the story of the Patriot...

Cost: 8$

Where:
Woodford Mansion
2300 N 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Enjoy free admission to the artist studios and Museum of American Glass throughout the weekend. On July 29, visit the Antique + Artist Market. This one-day show will feature the handmade...

Cost: FREE

Where:
WheatonArts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Art and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Sam Trembly
Website »

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Play with your little ones and enjoy music, art making and gallery walks.​ Find your inner animal at the museum. Journey through the wild at Art Splash, where kids and their grown-ups can...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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The program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. Learning is encouraged...

Cost: $5; FREE, members.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Contact Name: Information and Tours
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The market features fresh local produce, local honey, food, flowers, crafts, plus additional offerings like nutrition and wellness educators and yoga.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Shore Medical Center
Bay Ave.
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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30th Summer Concert Series every Sunday and Thursday evening June through August

Cost: Free

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Road
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-761-6963
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Rome is starving. Recovering from one war and bracing for another, the people turn to their hero: Coriolanus—a man ready to lead not only his soldiers, but the state. Or is he? Can the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
43rd St. and Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoke the...

Cost: $18 Reserved/ $16 Senior Citizens and ages 13-18/ $14 Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
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Sponsor: First Bank, The Meadows Diner, and Bowman & Company, LLP

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The Wildwoods Beach at Leaming Avenue will host FREE movies on the beach on Friday nights. Bring your beach chair and blanket and be prepared to have a family fun experience watching movies under...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Beaches
Leaming Avenue
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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The pyrotechnics are visible from almost everywhere in the Wildwoods. Rain date is Sun. at 10pm.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pine Avenue Beach
Wildwood, NJ  08260

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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
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The space features an expanded footprint and unique installations in addition to movie and music nights, food trucks, beer garden and family-friendly activities. Other elements include a maze...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA


Sponsor: Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 267-886-3032
Contact Name: Alain Joinville
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
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The Wildwoods will host a 5K out-and-back beach run, along with a one-mile fun run/walk, beginning and ending at the foot of the Wildwood Crest Beach Pier (Heather Road & Ocean Avenue) starting...

Cost: Need to register

Where:
Wildwood Crest Beach Pier
Heather Road and Ocean Avenue
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-523-0202
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Individuals or teams will be assigned a set of Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes, and we ask that you walk out to your boxes and check each one each week to monitor nest building, egg laying and young...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Tigers and their feline relatives hold a special place in many hearts.  Learn interesting facts (and fiction) about tigers and other cats in celebration of International Tiger Day. There...

Cost: $9; $3, ages 1-2; FREE, members.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Join each month to we explore historic skills and trades with the "History at Work" demonstration series. This month, master cooper Mashall Sheetz of Jamestown Cooperage will...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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Your First Mud Run is the ONLY mud run in the country designed so both parents and kids can run together. The courses are 1.5 to two miles and include 10-16 obstacles that are designed for adults...

Cost: $50-60

Where:
Morey's Pier
Wildwood, NJ  08260


Telephone: 609-522-3900
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Expect a full day of 1920’s music, dancing, mansion tours, lawn games, antique automobile displays, entertainment, vintage-inspired food and drink, pie baking, fashion contests and vintage...

Cost: $48

Where:
Glen Foerd on the Delaware
5001 Grant Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19114
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Sponsor: Glen Foerd on the Delaware
Telephone: 215-632-5330 x10
Contact Name: Meg Sharp Walton
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Meet and learn about the good and bad bugs on the farm, as well as how it controls the unwelcome insects to prevent farm flu.

Cost: $5, ages 4-12; $2.50, ages 12 & up.

Where:
North Star Orchard
3232 Limestone Rd.
Cochranville, PA  19330
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Sponsor: North Star Orchard
Telephone: 610-593-0314
Contact Name: Lisa Kerschner
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This family-friendly event features rides for all ages, games under the Big Top and along the midway, favorite fair food, nightly cash bingo, raffles and Wednesday night fireworks. There is no...

Cost: FREE; ride costs vary.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray St.
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Co.
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Treat the whole family to a picnic. Visit the Backyard Adventures exhibit; play bocce, baggo and virtual sports; compete in a scavenger hunt; chat with scientists and see their...

Cost: $20; $15, members.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Universi
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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July 3: Sing July 8: The Secret Life of Pets July 22: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off August 5: Lego Batman August 19: Finding Dory Games and pre-show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
Telephone: 215-629-4026
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The market features fruit and vegetables, baked goods, plants, local honey, nuts, tea products, meats, cheeses, gourmet herb mixes, handmade soaps, salads, local wine and other handmade goods....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Downtown Wildwood
3501 Pacific Ave.
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-523-1602
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Get lost in a massive mirror maze and explore the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds, to the ridges of a mountain range, to the layout...

Cost: $25, adults; $21, kids.

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
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 Join mill staff and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville for naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park, where you’ll meet year-round residents, visit migrants and learn the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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The Wildwoods will host the largest beach Frisbee tournament in the world, featuring more than 400 teams from all over the globe! The tournament is a 4-on-4 team competition for players of all...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Beach Patrol Headquarters
Schellenger Avenue
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Since prehistoric times, humans have sought to find utility in darkness, and have invented ways to acclimate to dark conditions. Visiting In the Dark, guests experience and explore these mysteries...

Cost: FREE with admission

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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The exhibit area features real snow and a flurry of features, including the Snow Leopard Slope, a powder-covered incline that visitors can tube down; the Snow Zone, perfect for making snowball...

Cost: $10-$12; $8-$12, members.

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Phila., PA  19104
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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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Discover the interactions between insects and plants and solve simple physics challenges by playing mini-golf. Ride a bee bike, collect nectar, copy critter calls, investigate a food web pond,...

Cost: $18.95 and up

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19122
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Celebrating its 20th year, the Garden Railway 2017 theme is "In Motion" that will feature structures that incorporate movement in their construct.  Come and see a replica of the...

Cost: $17-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
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Discover the joy and power of reading as you step inside your favorite storybooks in the newest temporary exhibit. Explore interactive scenes from seven timeless classics including The Tale...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Phila., PA  19131
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Step back into the 1700’s and hear the tales of those who lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home in East Fairmount Park. Discover the story of the Patriot...

Cost: 8$

Where:
Woodford Mansion
2300 N 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Enjoy free admission to the artist studios and Museum of American Glass throughout the weekend. On July 29, visit the Antique + Artist Market. This one-day show will feature the handmade...

Cost: FREE

Where:
WheatonArts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Art and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Sam Trembly
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Visit the website below or call to find out the week’s featured craft.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lakeshore Learning Store
340 W. DeKalb Pike
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Lakeshore Learning Store
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The Lewis Carroll classic comes to life in a new version, with music by Ben Kapilow and audience participation. Show runs Sat., 11am-12noon & Sun., 12noon-1pm.

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
The Media Theatre
104 E State St.
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 484-571-4939
Contact Name: Roger Ricker
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On most weekend days throughout the summer, take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip ride up the Red Clay Valley to Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll enjoy a ½-hour layover to...

Cost: $14, adults; $13, ages 3-12; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Wilmington & Western Railroad’s Greenbank Station
2201 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE  19808
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Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
Telephone: (302) 998-1930
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 80--
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist tent in different parts of the park and discover the plants and animals that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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Explore the theme of the exhibition Treasures on Trial through hands-on activities. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Rome is starving. Recovering from one war and bracing for another, the people turn to their hero: Coriolanus—a man ready to lead not only his soldiers, but the state. Or is he? Can the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
43rd St. and Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoke the...

Cost: $18 Reserved/ $16 Senior Citizens and ages 13-18/ $14 Children 12 and under

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Blackwood, NJ  08012
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Sponsor: First Bank, The Meadows Diner, and Bowman & Company, LLP

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Bring a blanket or beach chair. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Centennial Park Entertainment Pavilion
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue
Wildwood Crest, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-532-0202
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Enjoy live entertainment.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lou Booth Amothitheatre
2nd and Ocean Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-522-7722
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA
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The space features an expanded footprint and unique installations in addition to movie and music nights, food trucks, beer garden and family-friendly activities. Other elements include a maze...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA


Sponsor: Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 267-886-3032
Contact Name: Alain Joinville
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, animal exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, parades, cooking demos and games. While there, don’t miss Prehistoric Dinosaur...

Cost: $9.50, adults; $4.50, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington, DE
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