April 2012

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Green Awards 2012 Honorable Mentions

Though the competition was tough, these local businesses deserve praise for their contributions to the Main Line's eco-friendly initiatives.

Eco-Friendly Pioneers on the Main Line: Green Awards 2012

Thirteen people who celebrate Earth Day every day with their commitment to preservation and innovation.

Great Valley Middle School Students Aim to Curb Airline Waste

Sick of seeing so many recyclable cups and napkins tossed into the trash, four 13-year-olds puts their heads together to develop a solution. And if all goes according to plan, it might be part of your next flight.

Malvern's SolareAmerica Solar Power Innovations

Solar power isn't just a look-good, feel-good update for your home. It's a renewable energy mainstay, and it just got a big boost in Malvern.

Exton's Lot Squad Takes On Philly Tailgates

Don't even think about placing your cans and cups in trash cans. The Recycle-A-Lot helps Philly sports fans find an eco-friendly solution to trash, one tailgate at a time.

Main Line Chamber of Commerce Gives Local Business a Green Makeover

From floor to ceiling, local businesses are getting the royal green treatment with the help of MLCC's Go Green Committee.

Greenable in Kennett Square and Ardmore Combines Green Form and Function

Wouldn't it be nice to have stylish home furnishings that were as sustainable as they are pretty? Enter Greenable.

Longwood Gardens' Commitment to Sustainability

The Kennett Square treasure was founded with conservation in mind, and recent efforts are ensuring those values aren't lost on younger generations.

Community Energy Harnesses Wind and Solar Power From Local Sources

Locavore doesn't have to be merely a foodie term. Locally sourced energy initiatives are infiltrating the Main Line community and beyond.

Residential Greening at Kendal-Crosslands Communities

The Kennett Square retirement community stays on the cutting edge of green technology with its LEED-certified residences.

Radnor Township Environmental Advisory Council

The civic organization brings out the best in the Radnor community, and intends to keep it that way.

West Chester's Hybrid Cycles Encourages Main Liners to put the Pedal to the Metal

Power-assisted pedaling means this isn't your average spin around the block.

Beautiful Backyards on the Main Line

Reflecting ponds, exotic flora and stunning hardscaping make these outdoor retreats well worth the effort.

Made on the Main Line: Where Classic Toys and Techie Innovations Got Their Start

From childhood toys with iconic names to innovative gadgets with revolutionary potential, our area is home to a vast array of ingenious inventions, tasty consumables and downright cool products. We get you up to speed. PLUS: A history of invention on the Main Line.

Lisi Lerch's Jewelry Empire in West Conshohocken

With earrings, necklaces and hats in her design arsenal, she's no stranger to a healthy dose of color and style.

Craft Beer's Award-Winning Reputation on the Main Line

From ales to stouts and everything in between, the area's brewery scene is home to some of the nation's top libations.

T.R. Risk's Origin & Ash Creates Custom Comforts

The Bryn Mawr furniture designer used to be a best-kept secret, until he gained international acclaim.

New Hope Premium Fountain Brings a Twist on Fizz

Made without high-fructose corn syrup, phosphoric acid or caffeine, the bubbly from two local entrepreneurs is taking over soda fountains, one by one.

West Chester's X-Card Holdings Remains Ahead of the Curve in ID Protection

A thing strip of material with endless possibilities. It's the innovation that two West Chester businessmen hope will change your wallet for good.

A Timeline of Main Line Innovation

From chewing gum to clothing lines, local residents are making waves from coast to coast.

Acid Reflux in Women May Be a Heart Attack

It’s a condition that affects many and concerns far too few. When acid reflux seems like it won’t go away, the results could be deadly for women who ignore the warning signs.

John Middleton Clayton's Fight for Fair Elections

With the political and social climate in 1880s Arkansas, he found himself a wanted man – preferably dead.

Tiffany’s RUBEDO Cuff

The sunrise-hued metal is the newest treasure from the famed jeweler, and comes just in time for Tiffany’s 175th anniversary.

Q&A: Merion's Marta Adelson

When she's not at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Adelson can be found at her favorite Indian restaurant or exploring Brazil. Find out what else makes her tick.

Tim Whitaker’s Mighty Writers Program Empowers Philly Kids to Raise Their Voices

The Wynnewood resident and former editor of Philadelphia Weekly puts his writing experience to good use through a three-year old initiative that’s taking the city by storm.

Greener Partners About Making Smarter Food Choices for Main Line Schools

The locavore organization drives change through food, education and inspiration.

A Titanic Survivor's Story in Haverford

One woman's journey from London to the East Coast was more than she bargained for. Her legacy remains on the Main Line.

Restaurant Openings: Liberty Union Bar & Grill, La Bamba & More

PLUS: Melt Down Grilled Cheese pays homage to the childhood favorite in Wayne.

Rob Peters of Ardmore Wine & Spirits Explains Why Boxed Wines are Here to Stay

Forget the bad rap. Boxed wines are making an appearance, looking and tasting better than ever.

The Philadelphia Antiques Show Makes Its First Appearance at the Philadelphia Convention Center

Benefiting the University of Pennsylvania Health System, the Philadelphia Antiques Show features several Main Line purveyors.

Orion General Contractors' Modular Homes Provide A Sleeker, Greener Way to Build

Prefab homes are earning a better reputation as green innovations combine with custom-made comforts to create the ideal living space. And more quickly, too.

Chris and Sandy Ross’ Modern, Eco-Friendly Home in Bryn Mawr

There is indeed a spot for modern design on the Main Line, and this eco-friendly homestead is form and function perfected.

TiraMisu Cucina Romana in Berwyn Review: This BYO Restaurant Is More Than Just Desserts

TiraMisu stands out as a Roman-Jewish BYO for the masses.

Q&A: "Up From Corinth" Author J. Arthur Moore

The former Episcopal Academy educator commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with Up From Corinth, the second book in a four-part series that chronicles the role of boy soldiers in the four-year conflict.

Staff Picks: Nada Surf at the TLA and Women of the Passion

PLUS: Charlie Phillips' album, What it is.

Malvern Real Estate: A 7,000-Square-Foot Manse For Sale

With a home office designed to look and feel like an airplane hangar, there's no shortage of unique perks in this award-winning residence.

Q&A: Ardmore's Dasha Yermakova

With staples like Jimmy Choo, Kate Spade and other secrets in her closet, it's no wonder why the owner of Philadelphia Home Design never has a frumpy day.

R.M.S. Titanic: 100 Years at the Widener University Art Gallery

Pennsylvania Travel: Historic Smithton Inn

Pescatore in Bala Cynwyd Review: Italian Seafood Restaurant in Montgomery County Does it Right

Meaning “fisherman” in Italian, Pescatore focuses on fresh seafood, pasta and other Italian specialties in an inviting atmosphere.

Comcast SportsNet Shining Star Awards

American Heart Association's Heart Ball

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Main Line Today Events

June 2015

The Johnson & Johnson TriRock Philadelphia Triathlon presented by Philadelphia Insurance Companies is recognized as one of the premier triathlon festival weekends in the country.  2015...

Cost: Check website for more information

Where:
Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
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Join Thomas the Tank Engine™, a full-sized operating steam locomotive, and his pal Percy as they greet friends of all ages. America’s favorite little blue engine is chugging and now...

Cost: $21 and up

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronks, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road
Telephone: 866-725-9666
Contact Name: Strasburg Rail Road
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Join Thomas the Tank Engine™, a full-sized operating steam locomotive, and his pal Percy as they greet friends of all ages. America’s favorite little blue engine is chugging and now...

Cost: $21 and up

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronks, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road
Telephone: 866-725-9666
Contact Name: Strasburg Rail Road
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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
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Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 448-1200
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Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-388-2700
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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
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Telephone: (610) 692-4800
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Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Level: All levels  Limit: 10 students Instructor: Bryan Hopkins Appeal to your modern sensibilities as you explore functional and dysfunctional porcelain forms with Bryan Hopkins. The...

Cost: $195 Member, $215 Non-member

Where:
Chester Springs Studio
1668 Art School Road
Chester Springs, PA  19425
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Sponsor: Historic Yellow Springs
Telephone: 610.827.7414 ext. 16
Contact Name: Cher Pizzi
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Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a living history event presented by the USS Lehigh Civil War Navy Re-enactment Group. Guests enjoy hands-on family activities and...

Cost: 0-$14

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
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Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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Join us in the wonderful land of fairytales and nature, where all is mystical! Become a dragon, make a fairy wand, plant a magic bean and enjoy lots more imaginative play. Listen to enchanted tales...

Cost: Free with admission; no pre-registration required

Where:
Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-566-9134
Contact Name: Laura McPhail
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The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
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Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Visitors experience an in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production in the Hagley Powder Yard and visit production areas rarely seen by guests. This tour ends with an explosive finish....

Cost: 0-$14

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
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Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8326
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The aging of wine is a noble process that can serve as a metaphor for healthy aging of a human being. Join us at Penns Woods Winery to enjoy a 60 minute gentle yoga class with MERRYoga in...

Cost: $35

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Penns Woods Winery
Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Andrea
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Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

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Sip on our homemade Sangria by the glass while enjoying tunes from local musicians and breathtaking vineyard views!  Check out our website for a list of live music performers each weekend...

Cost: Free

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Penns Woods Winery
Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Andrea
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Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-8900
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Taste Kennett Food Tours--creators of memorable, unique and fun food experiences--offer three-hour walking food tours of Kennett Square on Sundays at 1 p.m. Discover our town's diverse...

Cost: $49/per person

Where:
Kennett Square
State Street
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Telephone: 484-734-0740
Contact Name: Ann Vaughan
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Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
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By Bill Cain Directed by Abigail Adams June 3-28, 2015 Steinbright Stage Jesuit priest and award-winning playwright, Bill Cain brings personal history, humor, and heart to this moving...

Cost: prices vary

Where:
Peoples Light & Theatre
39 Conestoga Road
Malvern , PA  19355
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A new play by Frank E. Reilly chronicling Emily Post's thrilling cross-country automobile journey from New York to San Francisco through uncertain conditions. 1915: Travel cross country on...

Cost: $15-$34

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd
Rose Valley, PA  18063
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Sponsor: Hedgerow Theatre
Telephone: 610.565.4211
Contact Name: Allison Bloechl
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This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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The Bala Cynwyd Corner Bakery Cafe, located at 153 E. City Ave, will be at the Tri-Rock Triathalon on June 27 benefiting CHOP. The staff will be providing beverages, fruit, and sweets to...

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Park
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia , PA  19131
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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 763-8100
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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The Arden returns to the master of the American musical with this tale of love and obsession set in 19th century Italy. A handsome army captain, assigned to a remote outpost far from his married...

Cost: $36-$50

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-1122
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I Love a Piano will make you want to sing, dance, laugh, snuggle a little closer and shout with joy! This delightful musical follows the journey of a piano as it moves in and out of American...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 574-3550
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Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment and the fantastic tale of the street rat who became a prince! (60 MINUTE VERSION FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES) All of your favorite characters from the hit Disney...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Media Theatre for the Performing Arts
104 E. State St.
Media, PA
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Telephone: (610) 891-0100
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Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
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Join us on June 29th for the Grand Opening of the Wall Street Preparatory Academy located in Wayne, Pa. Sit in on a free information session, meet our founder and teacher, Keith Kline, or just stop...

Cost: Free

Where:
Wall Street Preparatory Academy
724 West Lancaster Ave
Suite 225
Wayne, PA  19087
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Contact Name: Lisa Moseley
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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
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Wolf PAC's Camp Summer Stock offers three exciting programs: CUBS for rising K-2nd graders, PAC for rising 3rd-8th graders and HIGH for rising 9th-12th graders. In our CUB and PAC programs,...

Cost: Cost differs by program, please visit our website for more details.

Where:
Wolf Performing Arts Center
1020 Remington road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
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Sponsor: Wolf Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 610 642 0233
Contact Name: Sarah Braverman
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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-388-2700
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Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 448-1200
Website »

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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 692-4800
Website »

More information

This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
Website »

More information

The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

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Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Discover the books and manuscripts that sat beside alchemists’ flasks and fires. Drawing exclusively from CHF’s collections of rare manuscripts and artwork, Books of Secrets illuminates...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-873-8299
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Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

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Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8326
Website »

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Glide into the future on a 1880s airship, to explore a world of romance and adventure. This exhibition...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Sponsor: HBMS
Contact Name: Heather Ianuale
Website »

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Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-8900
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Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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Expectant mothers and their chosen support person(s) will learn about the stages of labor, techniques for coping with labor, what to expect when delivering a baby at Einstein Medical Center...

Cost: $100 per couple

Where:
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
East Norriton, PA


Telephone: (484) 622-2269
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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
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Two legendary rock icons in one night! Don’t miss acclaimed composer, arranger, and producer Brian Wilson featuring Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin with special guest Rodriguez live in concert...

Cost: $49.50 - $79.50

Where:
The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
Philadelphia, PA

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This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 763-8100
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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
Website »

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Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
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In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
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Wolf PAC's Camp Summer Stock offers three exciting programs: CUBS for rising K-2nd graders, PAC for rising 3rd-8th graders and HIGH for rising 9th-12th graders. In our CUB and PAC programs,...

Cost: Cost differs by program, please visit our website for more details.

Where:
Wolf Performing Arts Center
1020 Remington road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
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Sponsor: Wolf Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 610 642 0233
Contact Name: Sarah Braverman
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Website »

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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
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Telephone: (610) 692-4800
Website »

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Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 448-1200
Website »

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This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Telephone: 610-388-2700
Website »

More information

Discover the books and manuscripts that sat beside alchemists’ flasks and fires. Drawing exclusively from CHF’s collections of rare manuscripts and artwork, Books of Secrets illuminates...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-873-8299
Website »

More information

Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

More information

This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
Website »

More information

Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »

More information

The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Telephone: 610.388.8326
Website »

More information

Glide into the future on a 1880s airship, to explore a world of romance and adventure. This exhibition...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
View map »


Sponsor: HBMS
Contact Name: Heather Ianuale
Website »

More information

Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

More information

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
View map »


Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
Website »

More information

Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
View map »


Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
Website »

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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-922-8900
Website »

More information

Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-448-1388
Website »

More information

Independence After Hours is an evening walking tour visiting some of the landmarks of Philadelphia’s Historic District and immersing the visitor with Colonial characters who bring history to...

Cost: $55-85

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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Food fill the pages of Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. Join Chef Michele Haines as she discusses the role of food in this classic, set in aristocratic Russia. You'll have a chance to...

Cost: $45

Where:
Wayne Art Center
413 Maplewood Avenue
Wayne, PA  19087
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Sponsor: Wayne Art Center
Telephone: 610-688-3553
Contact Name: Kim
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The 2015 Eagleview Summer Concerts on the Square are held every Tuesday night from June-August (except June 30th) and begins on Tuesday, June 2nd from 7-9...

Cost: Free

Where:
Eagleview Farmers Market at Town Center
Wellington Square
Exton, PA  19341
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Website »

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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
View map »

More information

This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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Ten one-of-a-kind award-winning Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches are scattered all over Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia's Historic District
, PA


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 972-7600
Website »

More information

Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 247-5777
Website »

More information

The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 972-7600
Website »

More information

Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
View map »


Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
Website »

More information

Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 247-5777
Website »

More information

In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6600
Website »

More information

This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 763-8100
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
View map »


Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
Website »

More information

Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
Website »

More information

WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »

More information

Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
View map »


Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
Website »

More information

Wolf PAC's Camp Summer Stock offers three exciting programs: CUBS for rising K-2nd graders, PAC for rising 3rd-8th graders and HIGH for rising 9th-12th graders. In our CUB and PAC programs,...

Cost: Cost differs by program, please visit our website for more details.

Where:
Wolf Performing Arts Center
1020 Remington road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
View map »


Sponsor: Wolf Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 610 642 0233
Contact Name: Sarah Braverman
Website »

More information

Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Telephone: 610-388-2700
Website »

More information

The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 692-4800
Website »

More information

Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 448-1200
Website »

More information

lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home. You will discover the story of the patriot George Clymer, a signatory of both the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution, and...

Cost: Admission for guided tours is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, & $2 for chilren

Where:
Woodford Mansion
33rd & Dauphin Streets, East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA  19132
View map »


Sponsor: Woodford Mansion
Telephone: (215) 229-6115
Contact Name: Woodford Mansion
Website »

More information

The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

Discover rare items that were housed at George Washington’s President’s House and The White House during Historic Strawberry Mansion’s special patriotic tours...

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens, and $2 for children (ages 6-12)

Where:
Historic Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Philadelphia, PA  19132
View map »


Telephone: (215)228-8364
Contact Name: Emily Afflito
Website »

More information

Discover the books and manuscripts that sat beside alchemists’ flasks and fires. Drawing exclusively from CHF’s collections of rare manuscripts and artwork, Books of Secrets illuminates...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-873-8299
Website »

More information

Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »

More information

Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
Website »

More information

Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

More information

Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

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Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8326
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Glide into the future on a 1880s airship, to explore a world of romance and adventure. This exhibition...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Sponsor: HBMS
Contact Name: Heather Ianuale
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Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
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Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-8900
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Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience –Opening July 1, 2015 This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night. Get ready for an immersive evening journey around our...

Cost: $0-$27

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.100
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Experience the galleries in unique ways every Wednesday from 5:00-8:45 p.m., with Pay What You Wish admission. Every Week Chess 5:00-8:00 p.m. Make Stuff 5:30-7:30 p.m. Yoga 6:00 &...

Cost: Pay What You Wish

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19121
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Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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STROLL, SHOP, DINE: On Wednesday evenings, State Street in Media, Pa. is closed to traffic to provide ample space for outdoor dining or strolling the street to visit the retail shops. Live...

Cost: Free to attend; individual restaurant prices apply

Where:
Downtown Media
Media, PA  19063


Sponsor: Media Business Authority
Telephone: 610-566-5039
Contact Name: Zubair Khan
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Prenatal Yoga is the perfect way take a well-deserved moment for yourself, your baby, and your changing body. You will tune into your body rhythm, breathe for total relaxation, stretch your muscles...

Cost: $50/expectant mother

Where:
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
East Norriton, PA


Telephone: (484) 622-2269
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Independence After Hours is an evening walking tour visiting some of the landmarks of Philadelphia’s Historic District and immersing the visitor with Colonial characters who bring history to...

Cost: $55-85

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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Calling all music lovers! This summer don't miss out on the Summer Music Series at Suburban Square. Every Wednesday evening in June and July from 5:30-7:30 p.m. enjoy a free outdoor music...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Suburban Square
6 Coulter Ave.
Ardmore, PA  19003
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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
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FREE Summer Carillon Concerts at Washington Memorial Chapel, Route 23 in Valley Forge Park. Wednesdays in July and August at 7:30 p.m. Outdoors, rain or shine. Bring a blanket, lawn...

Cost: Free

Where:
Washington Memorial Chapel
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Route 23
Valley Forge, PA
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Sponsor: Washington Memorial Chapel
Telephone: 610-265-5211
Contact Name: Doug Gefvert
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Start your Independence Day with a special screening of INDEPENDENCE DAY on Wednesday, July 1st at 8pm at the Great Plaza on the Penn’s Landing Waterfront!! The aliens are coming and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
101 South Columbus Blvd
PHILADELPHIA, PA  19106
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This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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Ten one-of-a-kind award-winning Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches are scattered all over Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia's Historic District
, PA


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 763-8100
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In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Wolf PAC's Camp Summer Stock offers three exciting programs: CUBS for rising K-2nd graders, PAC for rising 3rd-8th graders and HIGH for rising 9th-12th graders. In our CUB and PAC programs,...

Cost: Cost differs by program, please visit our website for more details.

Where:
Wolf Performing Arts Center
1020 Remington road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
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Sponsor: Wolf Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 610 642 0233
Contact Name: Sarah Braverman
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Enjoy four days of extraordinary savings at Philadelphia Premium Outlets' 4th of July Sidewalk Sale! Friends and families will love the additional savings on name-brand stores, live music and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
Philadelphia Premium Outlets
18 West Lightcap Road
Limerick, PA  19464
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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
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Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-388-2700
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Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 448-1200
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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
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Telephone: (610) 692-4800
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Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Discover the books and manuscripts that sat beside alchemists’ flasks and fires. Drawing exclusively from CHF’s collections of rare manuscripts and artwork, Books of Secrets illuminates...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-873-8299
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Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home. You will discover the story of the patriot George Clymer, a signatory of both the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution, and...

Cost: Admission for guided tours is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, & $2 for chilren

Where:
Woodford Mansion
33rd & Dauphin Streets, East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Sponsor: Woodford Mansion
Telephone: (215) 229-6115
Contact Name: Woodford Mansion
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This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
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Discover rare items that were housed at George Washington’s President’s House and The White House during Historic Strawberry Mansion’s special patriotic tours...

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens, and $2 for children (ages 6-12)

Where:
Historic Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Telephone: (215)228-8364
Contact Name: Emily Afflito
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Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8326
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Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

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Glide into the future on a 1880s airship, to explore a world of romance and adventure. This exhibition...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Sponsor: HBMS
Contact Name: Heather Ianuale
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Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
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Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-8900
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Thursdays, July 2 through 30 Session A: 10 a.m. Session B: 11 a.m. Dynamic art programs designed to excite children about art will take place at the Museum this summer. Participate in one or...

Cost: Workshops are free for members and included in Museum admission

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8382

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Bucks Country Garden’s is sharing their biggest entertaining tricks of the trade during their Girls Thyme event on July 2, from 4-7 p.m. Enjoy food demos and cocktails featuring...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bucks Country Gardens
1057 N Easton Road
Doylestown, PA
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Telephone: 215-766-7800
Contact Name: Jessie Tanski

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JOIN US! Colonial Hyundai's Summer Food Truck Festival every Thursday! Enjoy free food from some of the best food trucks around the Philadelphia area! Plus music and prizes from your...

Cost: Food is on us!

Where:
Colonial Hyundai of Downingtown
4423 W Lincoln Highway
Downingtown, PA  19335
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Sponsor: Colonial Hyundai of Downingtown
Contact Name: John Ashdale
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Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience –Opening July 1, 2015 This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night. Get ready for an immersive evening journey around our...

Cost: $0-$27

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.100
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Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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From Clifford the Big Red Dog and Super WHY appearances to lively games and interactive theater shows, Thursday nights at PTM offer a ton of summer fun.  Each Thursday, families have three...

Cost: $17

Where:
Please Touch Museum
Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Toast with Dr. Benjamin Franklin as he joins part of the tour and guests hear stories and talk with the Founding Father.

Cost: $40-45

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, explore the world of macroinvertebrates, and hopefully catch a glimpse...

Cost: $15 per person

Where:
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
1201 Pawlings Road
Audubon, PA  19403
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Sponsor: John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
Telephone: 6106665593 109
Contact Name: Education Department
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Independence After Hours is an evening walking tour visiting some of the landmarks of Philadelphia’s Historic District and immersing the visitor with Colonial characters who bring history to...

Cost: $55-85

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Start Independence Day Weekend with a festive cruise aboard Spirit of Philadelphia! Taste our delicious dinner buffet, sip specialty cocktails and dance to onboard DJ entertainment. Plus,...

Cost: from $73.90 per adult, $43.95 per child age 3-12

Where:
Spirit of Philadelphia
401 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 866-455-3866
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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
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Spring Mill Cafe is partnering with Moore Brothers Wine (importers and merchants) to bring an evening of food and wine pairing.  Seating is extremely limited for this 5 course meal, which...

Cost: $78

Where:
Spring Mill Cafe
164 Barren Hill Road
Conshohocken, PA  19428
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Sponsor: Spring Mill Cafe
Telephone: (610) 828-2550
Contact Name: Ezra Haines
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The Brandywine Valley Association is pleased to have PECO –An Exelon Company back as a sponsor of the Sounds Under the Stars summer music concerts. Bring your lawn chair, blanket and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Myrick Conservation Center
1760 Unionville-Wawaset Road
Unionville, PA
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This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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Ten one-of-a-kind award-winning Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches are scattered all over Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia's Historic District
, PA


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

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In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6600
Website »

More information

Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 247-5777
Website »

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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 972-7600
Website »

More information

Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
View map »


Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
Website »

More information

This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 763-8100
Website »

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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
Website »

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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 247-5777
Website »

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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
View map »


Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
Website »

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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
Website »

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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
View map »


Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
Website »

More information

Enjoy four days of extraordinary savings at Philadelphia Premium Outlets' 4th of July Sidewalk Sale! Friends and families will love the additional savings on name-brand stores, live music and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
Philadelphia Premium Outlets
18 West Lightcap Road
Limerick, PA  19464
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Wolf PAC's Camp Summer Stock offers three exciting programs: CUBS for rising K-2nd graders, PAC for rising 3rd-8th graders and HIGH for rising 9th-12th graders. In our CUB and PAC programs,...

Cost: Cost differs by program, please visit our website for more details.

Where:
Wolf Performing Arts Center
1020 Remington road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
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Sponsor: Wolf Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 610 642 0233
Contact Name: Sarah Braverman
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 448-1200
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This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-388-2700
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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
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Telephone: (610) 692-4800
Website »

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The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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lived in Woodford Mansion, a historic summer home. You will discover the story of the patriot George Clymer, a signatory of both the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution, and...

Cost: Admission for guided tours is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, & $2 for chilren

Where:
Woodford Mansion
33rd & Dauphin Streets, East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Sponsor: Woodford Mansion
Telephone: (215) 229-6115
Contact Name: Woodford Mansion
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Discover the books and manuscripts that sat beside alchemists’ flasks and fires. Drawing exclusively from CHF’s collections of rare manuscripts and artwork, Books of Secrets illuminates...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-873-8299
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Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Legendary artist Peter Max returns to Stone Harbor over the fourth of July weekend, bringing with him a never-before-seen collection of his greatest and most-revered imagery spanning four...

Cost: Free & Open to the Public with ALL Artwork Available for Acquisition

Where:
Ocean Galleries
9618 Third Avenue
Stone Harbor, NJ  08247
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Sponsor: Ocean Galleries
Telephone: 609-368-7777
Contact Name: Kim Miller
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Discover rare items that were housed at George Washington’s President’s House and The White House during Historic Strawberry Mansion’s special patriotic tours...

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens, and $2 for children (ages 6-12)

Where:
Historic Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Telephone: (215)228-8364
Contact Name: Emily Afflito
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Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 2115-299-1000
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This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
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Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Lilly Pulitzer is hosting an Extending Summer Since 1959ish exclusive one-day promotion next weekend to celebrate the summer season and 4th of July holiday!  On Friday, July 3rd, a special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lilly Pulitzer Store Plaza at King of Prussia Mall
160 North Gulf Road
King Of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Lilly Pulitzer
Telephone: (610) 265-7607
Contact Name: Abby Sanders
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Glide into the future on a 1880s airship, to explore a world of romance and adventure. This exhibition...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Sponsor: HBMS
Contact Name: Heather Ianuale
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Sip on our homemade Sangria by the glass while enjoying tunes from local musicians and breathtaking vineyard views!  Check out our website for a list of live music performers each weekend...

Cost: Free

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Penns Woods Winery
Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Andrea
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Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

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Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610.388.8326
Website »

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Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
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Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
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Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-922-8900
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Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience –Opening July 1, 2015 This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night. Get ready for an immersive evening journey around our...

Cost: $0-$27

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.100
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Come celebrate Independence Day with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends!  Enjoy an open air, traditional holiday BBQ in Big Bird’s Riverside Pavilion! After a fun-filled...

Cost: Please visit sesameplace.come for ticket prices

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
Website »

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Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

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Independence After Hours is an evening walking tour visiting some of the landmarks of Philadelphia’s Historic District and immersing the visitor with Colonial characters who bring history to...

Cost: $55-85

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Music, dance, and cabaret—performing arts meets the visual. A lively dose of art, cocktails, and music. Cool down with our Summer Sounds Series, featuring fresh South American and Caribbean...

Cost: Free after museum admission.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19121
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The exhibition, “Moments,” featuring works by Sally Paynter and Pamela Wilder Hurst opens in the Duke Gallery May 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.  Other exhibitions opening on May...

Cost: Free

Where:
Community Arts Center
414 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA  19086
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Freedom will ring in the “City of Brotherly Love” as Harrah’s Casino Philadelphia hosts a FREE 1990s dance party at its brand new music venue The Block Entertainment Center...

Cost: Free to enter

Where:
Harrah's Philadelphia
777 Harrah's Blvd
Chester, PA  19013
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Don’t miss our fireworks show, set to Sesame Street music! Rock out with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster and Count von Count, as their music fills the air and the sky is covered with...

Cost: Please see sesameplace.com for more details

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place
Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

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Ten one-of-a-kind award-winning Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches are scattered all over Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia's Historic District
, PA


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
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Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
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In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 763-8100
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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The Chester County Library will present a workshop and Q&A sessions about downsizing on May 18, June 3 and August 4 at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. We have a realtor, a downsizer, a stager, and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Chester County Library, Struble Room
450 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: NewPaths LLC
Telephone: 610-585-1915
Contact Name: Cassandra Ward
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Safe, Non-Contact Football Instruction for Kids Ages 6-14 Years Old Learn to play the Philadelphia Eagles way!  Camps led by professional coaches with supplemental instruction from...

Cost: See link for discount opportunities

Where:
Click on link to find the camp nearest you
, PA


Sponsor: Philadelphia Eagles
Telephone: 888-226-9919
Contact Name: Tom Finks
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The American Heart Association’s Heartsaver First Aid Course is specifically designed to meet regulatory requirements for child care workers throughout the U.S. This course offers the most...

Cost: A fee is charged. Registration is required for all classes.

Where:
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
East Norriton, PA


Telephone: (484) 622-2269
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Enjoy four days of extraordinary savings at Philadelphia Premium Outlets' 4th of July Sidewalk Sale! Friends and families will love the additional savings on name-brand stores, live music and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
Philadelphia Premium Outlets
18 West Lightcap Road
Limerick, PA  19464
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WHAT: USTA League Tennis is open in Delaware. Summer is a great time to get out the racquet, shoes and balls and head to a local tennis court and be part of a fun, social and healthy...

Cost: varies

Where:
USTA Delaware District
1107 Westover Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Wander cool, shady groves, and enjoy evenings under the stars filled with music. Beginning July 1, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience awaits, offering never-before-seen views of the Gardens...

Cost: $0-$20

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
Website »

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The Sixties! Winds of Change: CCHS aims to inform, inspire and forge identity among those who experience its exhibitions.  This installation, initiated by community interest, will use...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Chester County Historical Society
225 N. High St.
West Chester, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 692-4800
Website »

More information

Starting Feb. 7, join us at The Franklin Institute to enjoy the world’s largest gallery of LEGO® art! This art gallery features over 100 LEGO creations made from more than a million...

Cost: $8-$29.50

Where:
Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 448-1200
Website »

More information

Philadelphia Zoo invites visitors to experience an unconventional new art exhibit with the debut of "Second Nature," Saturday, April 11, 2015. Second Nature features artists from all...

Cost: Free with Zoo Admission

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

This major exhibition, the first in more than 20 years, re-examines Horace Pippin (1888-1946), an artist esteemed for his bold, colorful and candid paintings reflecting life in the African American...

Cost: $15/adults; $10/seniors (65+); $6/students w/ID and children 6-12; under 6/Free

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Telephone: 610-388-2700
Website »

More information

Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Based on the best-selling children’s...

Cost: Fee in addition to museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery. 

Cost: Included with museum admission

Where:
Winterthur
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE  19735
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
Website »

More information

Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront for a limited-time exhibit starting...

Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »

More information

The large, revealing images of Clearly Beautiful: Photographs by Adam Summers depict the striking results of a common method of studying animal anatomy called clearing and staining. To achieve the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 2115-299-1000
Website »

More information

Fun family entertainment and a beautiful park are just steps away from the Liberty Bell, in one of William Penn’s original five squares, and the only one dedicated to fun. Award-winning...

Cost: Free

Where:
Franklin Square
200 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

More information

Legendary artist Peter Max returns to Stone Harbor over the fourth of July weekend, bringing with him a never-before-seen collection of his greatest and most-revered imagery spanning four...

Cost: Free & Open to the Public with ALL Artwork Available for Acquisition

Where:
Ocean Galleries
9618 Third Avenue
Stone Harbor, NJ  08247
View map »


Sponsor: Ocean Galleries
Telephone: 609-368-7777
Contact Name: Kim Miller
Website »

More information

Sip on our homemade Sangria by the glass while enjoying tunes from local musicians and breathtaking vineyard views!  Check out our website for a list of live music performers each weekend...

Cost: Free

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Sponsor: Penns Woods Winery
Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Andrea
Website »

More information

Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J....

Cost: $200, members; $250, non-members

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Telephone: 610.388.8326
Website »

More information

Celebrate your child’s birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese’s! Guests will enjoy pizza, games, a special birthday show with Chuck E. and take home awesome souvenirs. There are party...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
chuckecheese.com/experience/locations
, PA

More information

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is excited to announce our new exhibition, Steampunk: Where History Meets Imagination exhibit. Showcasing Victorian clothing, machinery, toys, medical...

Cost: Call for details

Where:
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem, PA  18018
View map »


Telephone: 1-800-360-TOUR
Website »

More information

Linvilla’s Swim Club opens up again for the season! Purchase your membership to have access to BOTH Knowlton and Hidden Hollow. With one low price, children can enjoy the pool at both...

Cost: $300

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
View map »


Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
Website »

More information

Join Philly’s best theatre professionals for fun classes in Acting, Music, Storytelling, Improvisation, Dance, and Design at Arden Summer Camp. Inspiring creativity, Drama Camp motivates kids...

Cost: $400 - $1200

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-922-8900
Website »

More information

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience –Opening July 1, 2015 This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night. Get ready for an immersive evening journey around our...

Cost: $0-$27

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA  19348
View map »


Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.100
Website »

More information

Uncover the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most misunderstood conquerors, Genghis Khan. Learn how his empire forever changed the face of the world, and discover his...

Cost: $0-$19.95 (GA ticket included)

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-448-1388
Website »

More information

Come celebrate Independence Day with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends!  Enjoy an open air, traditional holiday BBQ in Big Bird’s Riverside Pavilion! After a fun-filled...

Cost: Please visit sesameplace.come for ticket prices

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
View map »


Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
Contact Name: Sesame Place
Website »

More information

Independence After Hours is an evening walking tour visiting some of the landmarks of Philadelphia’s Historic District and immersing the visitor with Colonial characters who bring history to...

Cost: $55-85

Where:
Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

More information

Born in Philadelphia, José Luis Cortés is a painter, video and performance artist, and educator. His gauche newspaper series in the 1990s were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Taller Puertorriqueño
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19133
View map »


Sponsor: Taller Puertorriqueño

More information

Celebrate Independence Day on the water aboard Spirit of Philadelphia! Sip refreshing cocktails, dine on a delicious buffet and dance to music from our onboard DJ. Spirit is the...

Cost: From $89.90 per person

Where:
Spirit of Philadelphia
401 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 866-455-3866
Website »

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Freedom will ring in the “City of Brotherly Love” as Harrah’s Casino Philadelphia hosts a FREE 1990s dance party at its brand new music venue The Block Entertainment Center...

Cost: Free to enter

Where:
Harrah's Philadelphia
777 Harrah's Blvd
Chester, PA  19013
View map »

More information

Don’t miss our fireworks show, set to Sesame Street music! Rock out with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster and Count von Count, as their music fills the air and the sky is covered with...

Cost: Please see sesameplace.com for more details

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
View map »


Sponsor: Sesame Place
Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
Contact Name: Sesame Place
Website »

More information

This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science...

Cost: Members: Free, Non-Members: Free with admission

Where:
Hagley Museum
201 Hagley creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400 x 261

More information

Ten one-of-a-kind award-winning Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches are scattered all over Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia's Historic District
, PA


Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Website »

More information

Our work translates the beauty and feelings—the intangible yet essential components of any event or portrait session–and develops them through to the permanent photographs you hold in your...

Cost: varies - see website for pricing

Where:
10 Thomas Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
View map »


Sponsor: Pictures by Todd Photography
Telephone: 610-788-2283
Contact Name: Pictures by Todd Photography
Website »

More information

In 1958, after John F. Kennedy was reelected to the U.S. Senate, he focused his attention on winning the presidency, hiring a personal photographer to help craft his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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The PAFA Alumni Gallery presents new work by Stephanie Beck (MFA '07), Stanley Bielen (Cert. '80), and Nicole Michaud (Cert. '12). Stephanie Beck’s work is inspired by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Visitors of all ages will be wowed by a quarter mile of track featuring seven loops and tunnels with fifteen different rail lines and two cable cars, nine bridges (including a trestle bridge you...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment and the fantastic tale of the street rat who became a prince! (60 MINUTE VERSION FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES) All of your favorite characters from the hit Disney...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Media Theatre for the Performing Arts
104 E. State St.
Media, PA
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Telephone: (610) 891-0100
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This exhibition surveys Scandinavian design from its triumphant showing at the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris to the present day, placing a special emphasis on objects made in the mid-twentieth...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 763-8100
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What is drawing? While seemingly straightforward, the potential answers to this question are innumerable and complex. Some may see drawing as practice for a larger work in another medium; a...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Free with garden admission. Free for Morris Arboretum Members and PAFA students, faculty, and staff who present a PAFA I.D. This exhibition features artwork by students, alumni and faculty of...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 247-5777
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