Kid-Friendly Events This Weekend: Jan. 21-23
Wintry activities for families
There are tons of fun wintry activities happening in the Delaware Valley this weekend!
Indoor Snowball Fight
January 21, 1-6 p.m.
Rolling Thunder Skating Rink, 7017 Roosevelt Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19149
Have tons of fun at the world’s largest indoor fake snowball fight and skate night at Rolling Thunder Skating Rink.
Winter Meal Cooked on a Wood Stove
January 22, 10-11 a.m.
Pennypacker Mills, 5 Haldeman Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473
Pennypacker Mills, a historic site with an early 1900s mansion, hosts a cooking demonstration over a wood-fired cast iron stove. Learn how people made soup, bread and meat during the 20th century.
Mommy & Me Make-Up Event
January 22, 10-11:30 a.m.
Primp & Play, 1520 Locust St. 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Do each other’s make-up, enjoy mimosas and juice and create a photo frame together at this special mother/daughter event hosted by Primp & Play.
January Kids Club Paper Mosaic
January 22, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
The Tacony LAB Community Arts Center, 6918 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135
Kids will have the chance to create paper mosaics at this free art workshop.
World of Weather: A Wintertime Adventure
January 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Churchville Nature Center, 501 Churchville Lane, Churchville, PA 18966
Join the Churchville Nature Center for their third annual weather adventure event. The day-long program will feature activities and crafts to explore weather from different regions across the world.
The Philly Youth “Selfie Project”
January 22, noon-2 p.m.
Germantown ArtHaus, 6228 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19144
Youth from all across the city of Philadelphia are invited to join professional artists at the Germantown ArtHaus for a chance to create their own self-portraits. The pictures will be displayed on the side of an old Victorian building in Germantown spelling out the word “hope.”
Warm Up by the River
January 22, 1-3 p.m.
Pennypack On The Delaware Park, 7801 State Road, Philadelphia, PA 19136
Did you miss last month’s “Warm Up by the River” event? Don’t worry — it’s happening again! And it’s still cold enough to appreciate it. Enjoy hot chocolate, a guided educational walk along the Delaware River, geocaching and s’mores at this fun winter outdoor event co-hosted by Let’s Go Outdoors, a family-friendly outdoor programming organization, and RiverFront North, a local organization that restores parks along the Delaware River.
Philadelphia Royal Princess Ball
January 23, 9 a.m.
Sheraton Valley Forge Hotel, 480 North Gulph Rd., King of Prussia, PA 19406
Geared towards ages 3-7, this princess-themed day includes games, a story time sing along, ballroom dancing and more.