Your input needed… dance classes?

In trying to decide between a number of options for my own kids, I realized it might be helpful to GAP readers to have this information too.  Please leave a comment below if your child has attended local dance classes, which programs have you tried, what age/level/style of dance, and what was your experience?  Also, […]

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Worth the Drive/Ride: Holiday Edition
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Here are 4 sights within an hour’s drive of the GAP area that are “worth the drive” this time of year, particularly if you carpool… 1. Longwood Gardens! Their illuminated walkways, decorated trees, fountain show and plant-induced splendor is absolutely sure to please young and old alike.  It’s not a “kiddie” experience by any means, but […]

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Winter Break: Hoop it up!

Matt Paul Basketball (www.mpbb.net) is hosting a WINTER BREAK CAMP for boys and girls in grades first through eighth.  Sessions are held at Chestnut Hill Academy from Monday, December 27th through Thursday, December 30th from 9am – Noon.  In a fun and challenging atmosphere, players will develop and refine basketball skills.   Sessions include fun and interesting drills […]

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Two Announcements… Kroc Update & Contest Winner

Our second visit to the Kroc center was kid-tested and mightily approved.  One thing we learned upon joining was that kids under 5 years old are free under family memberships!  That was a wonderful savings that I thought I’d share in case the fees looked daunting for families with young children. Also, the contest winner from […]

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Winter Break: Run Off and Join the Circus!

And you don’t have to run very far at all!  Instead of sitting at home, children can run off and join the circus during winter break. Philadelphia School of Circus Arts (PSCA) presents “Kids Day at the Circus” on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 and Wednesday, December 29, 2010. The workshop runs three times per day, at […]

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Let’s Shop: Phillies Event This Weekend!

You and the kids still haven’t gotten enough of the Phillies yet? I know we haven’t. The Phillies have set up a special event this weekend where the fans can pose with the World Series trophy and “Phanta Claus.” At 5pm on Saturday, they are even lighting up the stadium and a special tree. So, […]

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This Weekend….

SaturdayProject Learn Second Saturday Cooking School:Free to children ages 5-14.  Make a yummy December holiday treat to take home.10am-12pm Vince Guaraldi’s Charlie Brown Christmas Jazz Concert & Light ShowMennonite Church at the Germantown Mennonite ChurchBy the Rhinoceri Trio at 7:30om$5 admission SundayPennsylvania Girl Choir3:30 and 6pm performancesPresbyterian Church of Chestnut HillTickets $15Ticket Link

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