this weekend: books, owls, armor, new year’s and more!
philly family weekend fun: war, peace, art & music
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 […]
two great camp fairs coming up in the NW!
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. www.storybookmusical.org The New Ben Franklin Institute Ben Franklin Pkwy Friday-Sunday: January 17th-19th 9am-5pm Celebrate Ben Franklin’s 308th Birthday this […]
at what age should kids ride SEPTA without an adult?
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 […]
philly weekend family fun (baby penguins!)
Living in the Northwest part of the city, we are very lucky to be within walking distance of not one, but two different SEPTA Regional Rail lines. We’re also within a stone’s throw of many bus routes, and I’m sure there are other public transportation options we don’t even know about. This is amazingly convenient, […]
5 websites to help you keep your parenting resolutions
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, […]
this weekend in philly family fun…
Five Websites to Help with 2014 Parenting Resolutions Do you ever vow at the beginning of the year to parent differently? But right around day two or three, tend to fall into the same patterns you’re hoping to change? Maybe some online support would help you realize you goals? Here’s a list […]
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 […]