this weekend: books, owls, armor, new year’s and more!
Photo Courtesy of Philadelphia Museum of Art

Local   Winter Wonderland Wagner Institute Saturday, February 1st Celebrate winter with an afternoon of storytelling, activities, and arts & crafts. You are invited to explore our natural history museum with a winter-themed scavenger hunt and to examine and touch real specimens from our teaching collection,  participate in hands-on activities to learn more about how […]

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philly family weekend fun: war, peace, art & music

Downtown:   The Princess & The Pea Bliett Theater St. Joe’s University Saturday, January 18th 10:15-12:30pm Revisit your childhood with your child and relive Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale of the princess and the pea.   The New Ben Franklin Institute Ben Franklin Pkwy Friday-Sunday: January 17th-19th 9am-5pm Celebrate Ben Franklin’s 308th Birthday this […]

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two great camp fairs coming up in the NW!
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  Whether you’re planning to take the kids or want to  have fun “shopping” camps with a friend, there’s a camp fair coming to NW Philly for you!   Take the Kids: SCH Camp Fair This is Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s 23rd annual camp fair.  The event is free and open to the public and […]

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philly weekend family fun (baby penguins!)
photo courtesy of: Adventure Aquarium

  Embrace the winter this weekend.  The temperatures are rising and so are the fun family activities.  Enjoy the magic of music and nature all weekend long!   NORTHWEST   Saturday, January 11th 11am-3pm Winter Wonderland Exploration   Children ages 6-12 are invited to hike the winter forest looking for signs of animals – footprints, scat, […]

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this weekend in philly family fun…
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Downtown:   Sideway Stories from Wayside School Arden Theater Saturday & Sunday 12pm and 4pm Based on Louis Sachor’s book, enter the Wayside School on a classroom journey that will entertain the whole family. Recommended for 5 & up   University City Green Tree  & Electronics Recycling Event  43rd & Chester Streets Saturday, January 4th […]

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