ten ways to ring in 2014 with kids in philly!
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Whether you’re searching for ways to please big kids, little kids, or kids at heart, New Year’s in Philly has something for everyone!  Here are our top ten ideas for celebrating the coming of 2014:   1. This New Year’s Eve, take the tykes to snuggle with Elmo and Cookie Monster for the last day […]

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this weekend… NW & downtown
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DOWNTOWN   Kwanzza Celebration Saturday, December 28th 11am-4pm & Sunday, December 29th 12pm-4pm African American Museum in Philadelphia  Kwanzza (First Fruits of the Harvest) is a seven-day celebration of African culture and heritage that acts as time for reflection and recommitment to best practices of African Diaspora families and communities.  Join the lighting of the […]

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wissahickon charter school open houses!
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The Wissahickon Charter School is now accepting applications for two sites. The school is expanding to build a second site adjacent to the campus of the Awbury Arboretum.  This new site is slated to open in the fall of 2014.  Kimberly Krasnow, Talent Manager at WCS shared information on the number of new slots that will […]

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Here’s a list of holiday activities for families going on this weekend in Northwest Philly and throughout the city. Pennsylvania Ballet’s First Nutcracker Market The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts This season, Pennsylvania Ballet presents its first Nutcracker Market on Saturday, Dec. 7 and Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Kimmel Center for the Performing […]

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giving tuesday: ten philadelphia non-profits to consider
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After a day of giving thanks and then four days of shopping madness, the first Tuesday in December challenges us to give instead of buy. 2013 marks the second annual Giving Tuesday, a movement towards a national day of giving.  http://givingtuesday.org   This roundup offers ideas for ten Philadelphia-based non-profits that do wonderful work serving […]

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