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

May 2015

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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The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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This Memorial Day, head to Philadelphia Premium Outlets for their annual Sidewalk Sale. Enjoy the fresh air, extended hours and additional savings!

Cost: Varies

Where:
Philadelphia Premium Outlets
, PA

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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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Wear your favorite supergear for this heroic weekend! Meet our special guests Spider-Man and Captain America on Saturday and stop by The Kids Shop to get 15 percent off your favorite superhero...

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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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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Come and experience the new look of the Antiques Show this Memorial Day Weekend. For the first time, all six galleries will be open during the Antiques Show. The 30 dealers will be located in the...

Cost: $18; three day pass, $45.

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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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 Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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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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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Come out and celebrate the long weekend with TUXE Bodywear at our Memorial Day Weekend Sale! Enjoy 30 percent off everything in-store and online from Thursday, May 21 to Monday, May...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
TUXE Bodywear (Suburban Square)
47 St. George's Road
Ardmore , PA  19003
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Sponsor: TUXE Bodywear

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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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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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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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Animals, like human-built machines, are complex systems of parts that work together to perform an astonishing variety of tasks—from soaring through the air to climbing vertical surfaces to...

Cost: Admission is $7.50 per child member; adult(s) are free and required to attend

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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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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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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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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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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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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Wayne Ballet Theater presents Snow White!  This family friendly stage production features your favorite characters from Snow White in a charming storybook ballet. Children of all ages are...

Cost: $20

Where:
Upper Merion Middle School
450 Keebler Rd
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Wayne Ballet Theater
Telephone: 610-688-3904
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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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Come celebrate Memorial 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 dinner,...

Cost: Please see sesameplace.com for more details

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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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 Neil Simon Directed by Samantha Bellomo April 29-May 24, 2015 Leonard C. Haas Stage This semi-autobiographical Tony Award-winning play by American comedic genius Neil Simon follows...

Cost: prices vary

Where:
Peoples Light & Theatre
39 Conestoga Road
Malvern , PA  19355
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The episodic grandeur of Cervantes has been gloriously rendered by Keith Dewhurst into a splendid ensemble showcase.

Cost: Previews: Adults and Seniors: $20 Students: $15 Wednesday Matinees Adult: $25 S

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd
Rose valley, PA  19086
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Sponsor: Hedgerow Theatre
Telephone: 610-565-4211
Contact Name: Darlene Mclellan
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This is a musical event as well as fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen Foundation Host Chris Vance DJ Ali Faylin Nadjah Nicole Shari Dubois Carrera Panamera T Kane Jasmine...

Cost: $10-$15

Where:
JC Dobbs
304 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Dimas Events and Consulting
Telephone: 484-854-1038
Contact Name: Kathia Woods
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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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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 Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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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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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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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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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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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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The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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The Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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Based on the best-selling book series, Jack and Annie journey to the Middle Ages and learn the power of hope. With Audience Participation and a chance to be on stage, too! For ages 4 and up....

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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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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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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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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Jerry Herman's "Hello Dolly!" greets the spring April 22-May 24, 2015. Based on Thornton Wilder's "The Merchant Of Yonkers" (later revised to "The...

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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American Impressionists and the growing popularity of gardening as a middle-class leisure pursuit at the turn of the 20th century

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118 N. Broad St
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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The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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Wear your favorite supergear for this heroic weekend! Meet our special guests Spider-Man and Captain America on Saturday and stop by The Kids Shop to get 15 percent off your favorite superhero...

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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This Memorial Day, head to Philadelphia Premium Outlets for their annual Sidewalk Sale. Enjoy the fresh air, extended hours and additional savings!

Cost: Varies

Where:
Philadelphia Premium Outlets
, PA

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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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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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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Come and experience the new look of the Antiques Show this Memorial Day Weekend. For the first time, all six galleries will be open during the Antiques Show. The 30 dealers will be located in the...

Cost: $18; three day pass, $45.

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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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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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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The Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
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Website »

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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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Come out and celebrate the long weekend with TUXE Bodywear at our Memorial Day Weekend Sale! Enjoy 30 percent off everything in-store and online from Thursday, May 21 to Monday, May...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
TUXE Bodywear (Suburban Square)
47 St. George's Road
Ardmore , PA  19003
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Sponsor: TUXE Bodywear

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The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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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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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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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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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
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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Wolf PAC offers fantastic weekly classes for students in pre-school through 5th grade. In Wolf PAC classes students explore acting, singing and dancing in a fun and supportive environment. Wolf PAC...

Cost: Tuition varies by class

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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Come celebrate Memorial 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 dinner,...

Cost: Please see sesameplace.com for more details

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
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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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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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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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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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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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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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 Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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The Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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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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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
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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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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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 »

More information

The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
View map »

More information

On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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


Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
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
View map »


Telephone: (215) 448-1200
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

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

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

Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

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


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

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

The Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

More information

A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

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

More information

The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
View map »


Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
Website »

More information

Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

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

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
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Liz Farrell
Website »

More information

The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
View map »


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

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

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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Wolf PAC offers fantastic weekly classes for students in pre-school through 5th grade. In Wolf PAC classes students explore acting, singing and dancing in a fun and supportive environment. Wolf PAC...

Cost: Tuition varies by class

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

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

Kick off your summer with our collection of health & beauty experts providing FREE make-up, manicures, massages and more! In the lower level of the Comcast Center, we'll host an exciting...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Market & Shops at Comcast Center
1701 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Cashman & Associates

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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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Rarely do two legendary artists share such an intimate stage as the Keswick Theatre, but that’s exactly what fans will be treated to on May 26: An Evening with Vince Gill & Lyle Lovett!...

Cost: $65, $79.50 & $95

Where:
Keswick Theatre
291 N. Keswick Ave.
Glenside, PA
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Telephone: (215) 572-7650
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Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran brings his "x" tour live to the Mann on May 26th. Blending soulful vocals with organic folk introspection and irresistible hip-hop...

Cost: $39.50 - $89.50

Where:
the Mann Center
5201 Parkside Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19109
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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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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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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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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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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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The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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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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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 Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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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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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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Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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Meet Tom, a young school teacher, who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when characters come to life and show him how to win his students by being...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 574-3550
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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 Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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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The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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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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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 Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
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The Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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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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Stimulate your imagination! Develop your writing skills and creativity with compelling writing prompts provided by leaser Wynn Davis. Share your writings in an engaging, friendly, fun...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Horizons Senior Center
100 Conway Avenue
2nd Floor
Narberth, PA  19072
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Telephone: (610)664-2366

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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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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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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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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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by Kimber Lee directed by Eric Ting A co-production with Long Wharf Theatre The HIT of the 2014 Humana Festival! Tray’s little sister wants him to be a good brother....

Cost: $25

Where:
Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19146
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Theatre Company
Telephone: 215-984-0420
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Wolf PAC offers fantastic weekly classes for students in pre-school through 5th grade. In Wolf PAC classes students explore acting, singing and dancing in a fun and supportive environment. Wolf PAC...

Cost: Tuition varies by class

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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This monthly event features food and an informative presentation about healthy living for older adults.

Cost: $7

Where:
Riddle Hospital
Media, PA


Telephone: (866) CALL-MLH
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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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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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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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Join us for a free workshop on women’s fitness. The evening will include a discussion with a primary care physician and a psychologist on the role of exercise in disease prevention and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4190 City Ave
Rowland Hall
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Sponsor: Family Medicine at PCOM
Telephone: 215-871-6487

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In celebration of National Fitness Month, Family Medicine at PCOM hosts Women's Night: Women's Fitness Across the Lifespan. Join us for a free workshop on women's fitness. The...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4190 City Ave
Philadelphia , PA  19131
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Sponsor: PCOM Family Medicine
Telephone: 215-871-6487
Contact Name: A. Zacharcenko, Psy.D
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On the last Wednesday of the month experience a dynamic mix of art, performances, and entertainment. Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m....

Cost: Free after museum admission

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19121
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At this fascinating lecture hosted by the College of Physicians, home of the Mütter Museum, discover how America's favorite president lead the country through a period of intense...

Cost: $10

Where:
The College of Physicians
19 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Bernard Behrend Lectures
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Justin Scappaticci of Capital Wines and Spirits will help take the stress out of selecting wines in this 5-week class on the basics of wine. You'll learn how wine is made, the factors that...

Cost: $225

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 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 Kimber Lee directed by Eric Ting A co-production with Long Wharf Theatre The HIT of the 2014 Humana Festival! Tray’s little sister wants him to be a good brother. His teachers...

Cost: $25

Where:
Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19146
View map »


Telephone: 215-984-0420
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

Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 546-7824
Website »

More information

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

The Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 972-7600
Website »

More information

Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 893-1999
Website »

More information

The Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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

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

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

Meet Tom, a young school teacher, who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when characters come to life and show him how to win his students by being...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 574-3550
Website »

More information

The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 647-8870
Website »

More information

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
View map »


Telephone: 215-922-1122
Website »

More information

Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

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


Telephone: (215) 409-6600
Website »

More information

Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

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


Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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
View map »


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

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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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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 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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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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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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The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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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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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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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 Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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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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The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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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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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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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 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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Wolf PAC offers fantastic weekly classes for students in pre-school through 5th grade. In Wolf PAC classes students explore acting, singing and dancing in a fun and supportive environment. Wolf PAC...

Cost: Tuition varies by class

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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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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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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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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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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The episodic grandeur of Cervantes has been gloriously rendered by Keith Dewhurst into a splendid ensemble showcase.

Cost: Previews: Adults and Seniors: $20 Students: $15 Wednesday Matinees Adult: $25 S

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd
Rose valley, PA  19086
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Sponsor: Hedgerow Theatre
Telephone: 610-565-4211
Contact Name: Darlene Mclellan
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Jesse Terry and Sarah Peacock perform LIVE at Burlap and Bean, the area's premiere live music venue!

Cost: $12 advance, $15 at the door

Where:
Burlap and Bean
204 S Newtown Street Rd
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Sponsor: Burlap and Bean
Telephone: 484-427-4547
Contact Name: Burlap and Bean
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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 French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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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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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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Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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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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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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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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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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Meet Tom, a young school teacher, who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when characters come to life and show him how to win his students by being...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 574-3550
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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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The Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 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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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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
Website »

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The Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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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 »

More information

The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
Website »

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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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


Sponsor: Longwood Gardens
Telephone: 610.388.1000
Website »

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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
View map »

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

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

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

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 »

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Seniors who are tired of walking alone and are interested in getting fit and meeting other fun people, can join the New Horizons Walking Club!  Warmer weather is a good time to get outside,...

Cost: $2 for Non-Members

Where:
New Horizons Senior Center
100 Conway Avenue
2nd Floor
Narberth, PA  19072
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The Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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

Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

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


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
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 Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
View map »


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

Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

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

More information

The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
View map »


Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
Website »

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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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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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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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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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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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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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Want to drive a Mustang at 150 MPH? Ever grab the controls of a front end loader? Eager to learn how STEM principles are applied under the hood of your car? Well now is your chance. On Friday, May...

Cost: Free if you RSVP; $20 for walk-ins

Where:
Universal Technical Institute - Exton Campus
750 Pennsylvania Drive
Exton, PA  19341
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Sponsor: Universal Technical Institute
Contact Name: Anthony Castrovillo
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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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Wolf PAC offers fantastic weekly classes for students in pre-school through 5th grade. In Wolf PAC classes students explore acting, singing and dancing in a fun and supportive environment. Wolf PAC...

Cost: Tuition varies by class

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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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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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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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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The episodic grandeur of Cervantes has been gloriously rendered by Keith Dewhurst into a splendid ensemble showcase.

Cost: Previews: Adults and Seniors: $20 Students: $15 Wednesday Matinees Adult: $25 S

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd
Rose valley, PA  19086
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Sponsor: Hedgerow Theatre
Telephone: 610-565-4211
Contact Name: Darlene Mclellan
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Christine Havrilla & Gyspy Fuzz with Andrea Nardello perform LIVE at Burlap and Bean, the area's premiere live music venue! 

Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door

Where:
Burlap and Bean
204 S Newtown Street Rd
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Sponsor: Burlap and Bean
Telephone: 484-427-4547
Contact Name: Burlap and Bean
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Organist Steven Ball will exploit the organ's myriad colors and textures to bring this 1920 horror film—the first cinematic example of German expressionism—to vivid life. After the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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Organist Steven Ball will exploit the organ's myriad colors and textures to bring this 1920 horror film—the first cinematic example of German expressionism—to vivid life. After the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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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 Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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Meet Tom, a young school teacher, who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when characters come to life and show him how to win his students by being...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 574-3550
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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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The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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The Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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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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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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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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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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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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
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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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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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The healthy eating-focused Produce for Kids® campaign with ACME Markets (ACME) will raise funds for local Feeding America® food banks and offers ACME shoppers in-store and online meal...

Cost: Cost of groceries

Where:
ACME Markets
, PA

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On View April 4 Through May 31:  When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips...

Cost: $0-$27

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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The “MS” part of MuckFest® MS stands for multiple sclerosis, a chronic and often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system. MS is unpredictable and affects...

Cost: $80-$105

Where:
Ellis Preserve
Newtown Square, PA


Telephone: (215) 271-1500
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Art lovers rejoice!  Whether you’re looking for art to bring inspiration to your workspace, breathe fresh air into your home, or something special for someone special in your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Cost: 0

Where:
Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill College
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On Saturday, May 30, in partnership with the Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship, Civilian Military Combine (CMC) kicks off their 2015 Tour by hosting the Travis Manion Hero Workout in honor...

Cost: $29

Where:
PPL Park
1 Stadium Drive
Chester, PA  19013
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Sponsor: Civilian Military Combine
Contact Name: Johnna Escobedo
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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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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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Please join us for our local awareness-raising, fund-raising walk, Main Line NAMI on the Move – Stepping out for Mental Health Awareness.presented by NAMI PA, Main Line and Visiting Angels....

Cost: Free

Where:
Bryn Mawr Community Center Park
9 S. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: NAMI PA, Main Line
Telephone: 267-251-6240
Contact Name: Kristine or Kate
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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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Who says you can never go home again? Former Pottstown resident Howard Brown, who is the founder and chairman of the wildly successful International Ball Players United, LLP (iBall United), will be...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Children

Where:
Pottstown High School
750 N. Washington St
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: iBall United
Contact Name: Howard Brown
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An outstanding selection of bonsai (ornamental trees and shrubs whose growth is trained using an ancient Japanese craft) will be on display in the Courtyard. Members of the Brandywine Bonsai...

Cost: 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: 610-388-2700
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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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The Masters show returns, featuring artists such as Theodore Earl Butler, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Charles Courtney Curran, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler, Marsden Hartley, Hans...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: (302) 652-0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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Show your Star Wars pride and dress like your favorite character, see an enormous LEGO Millennium Falcon, and meet members Garrison Carida (501st Legion) Star Wars Character Costuming...

Cost: Free with General Admission

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-448-1388
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A group of remarkably well-preserved fossils that demonstrate the evolutionary transition from finned to limbed animals—and that made world headlines—is heading back to Canada, but not...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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The exhibition, “Aloft,” which explores the essence of elevated height, style, tone, and attitude opens at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200, Newtown Square (Edgemont...

Cost: Free

Where:
Beauty Art Gallery
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project features photography by Noah Addis, Nina Berman, Brian Cohen, Scott Goldsmith, Lynn Johnson and Martha Rial, curated by Laura Domencic. Since 2012, the six...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
1400 N American Street
Suite 103
Philadelphia, PA  19122
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Are you just starting out as an actor? Or are you trained for the stage but exploring how to adapt your craft for the screen? Whatever your path this course will cover the foundation principles...

Cost: $398

Where:
Kathy Wickline Casting
1080 N. Delaware Ave, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA  19125
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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a...

Cost: $15.95 for Adults; $13.95 for Children, Students, Seniors, and Military

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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CLAY MONOPRINTING WITH MITCH LYONS Level: All levels Limit: 10 students Instructor: Mitch Lyons “Hands on” Clay Monoprinting Workshop with Mitch Lyons explores...

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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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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Caryn Babaian’s exhibition of large-scale “nature mandalas” in colorful chalk focuses on the complexity and beauty of living systems within the natural world. Babaian, a biology...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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This is a great course for talent just starting out in the industry or theater talent transitioning to on-camera.  The focus of this class will be on on-camera auditioning...

Cost: $298

Where:
Kathy Wickline Casting
1080 N. Delaware Ave, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA  19125
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Sponsor: Kathy Wickline Casting
Telephone: 215-739-9952
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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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The Philly Senior’s Community Fair is a free community event and open to the entire public. Packed with door prizes, fun fitness activities, interactive vendors, free screenings, and live...

Cost: Free

Where:
Water Tower Rec Center
200 E. Hartwell Lane
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Able Mind and Body Home Care
Contact Name: Chi Chi E.
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It’s Storytime! Celebrate traditional tales with a twist! The Hedgerow Company shares classic stories in a way that encourages creativity and interaction. You’ll meet Dorothy and the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Road
Media, PA
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Telephone: (610) 565-4211
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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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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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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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Driven by his passion to help others and, along the way, be the best knight he can be, Mike the Knight embarks on an enchanting and interactive adventure that’s perfect for the whole...

Cost: Please visit sesameplace.com for ticket prices.

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place
Telephone: 1-866-464-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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This spring, Phillips Seafood in Atlantic City is offering its Cook, Crack and Eat event once again! Stop by and spend a fun Saturday afternoon learning how to prepare some of Phillips most popular...

Cost: $65

Where:
Phillip's Seafood Restaurant
One Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
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Sponsor: Phillip's Seafood
Telephone: 215-731-2000 ext.206
Contact Name: Jennifer Breslow
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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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Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies, commemorates its 350th anniversary with a never-before-seen global exhibition of epic proportions, “Future...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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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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How does an actor gauge the arc of a scene for stage or screen? What are her/his objectives? What does the character want and what are the obstacles to obtaining it?...

Cost: $298

Where:
Kathy Wickline Casting
1080 N. Delaware Ave, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA  19125
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Sponsor: Kathy Wickline Casting
Telephone: 215-739-9952
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Join us in the Art Center's beautiful Sensory Garden for ice cream and fun as we celebrate the close of our Accessible Art Exhibitions, featuring the inspiring work created in these programs...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! Occurs every other Saturday starting May 16.  View birds as they feed along the creek, explore the...

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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Casting Directors work mainly through agents and managers, therefore being represented is crucial to you as an actor.  Come and learn the difference...

Cost: $55

Where:
Kathy Wickline Casting
1080 N. Delaware Ave, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA  19125
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Telephone: 215-739-9952
Contact Name: Kathy Wickline Casting
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A co-production with Long Wharf Theatre The HIT of the 2014 Humana Festival! Tray’s little sister wants him to be a good brother. His teachers want him to be a good student....

Cost: $25

Where:
Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19146
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Theatre Company
Telephone: 215-984-0420
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Join Canine Partners for Life at Pawty at the Preserve, as we celebrate 25 years of creating life-changing canine partnerships! This pawesome picnic will unfold at the...

Cost: $50 Individuals, $15 12 and Under

Where:
The Lenfest Center at ChesLen Preserve
1199 Cannery Road
Coatesville, PA  19320
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Sponsor: Canine Partners for Life
Telephone: 610-869-4902
Contact Name: Leslie Hudson
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Rock and roll cover band Cool Confusion will be hitting two popular Tredyffrin Township destinations in the coming weeks – starting with 30 Main on May 30th and then the Wilson Park Summer...

Cost: $10 cover but $5 off and 10% off your meal if you eat at 30 Main restaurant

Where:
30 Main, "The Second Floor"
660 Lancaster Ave.
Berywn, PA  19312
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Sponsor: Cool Confusion
Telephone: 610 203-6440
Contact Name: Kristen Conrad
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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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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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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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The episodic grandeur of Cervantes has been gloriously rendered by Keith Dewhurst into a splendid ensemble showcase.

Cost: Previews: Adults and Seniors: $20 Students: $15 Wednesday Matinees Adult: $25 S

Where:
Hedgerow Theatre
64 Rose Valley Rd
Rose valley, PA  19086
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Sponsor: Hedgerow Theatre
Telephone: 610-565-4211
Contact Name: Darlene Mclellan
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Come out for an exciting show at The Ardmore Music Hall on May 30th with The New Orleans Suspects and Weird Hot. The New Orleans Suspects feature Mean Willie Greene, drummer for the Neville...

Cost: $20 Advance / $25 Day of Show / $50 VIP

Where:
The Ardmore Music Hall
23 East Lancaster Ave.
Ardmore , PA  19003
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Sponsor: The Ardmore Music Hall
Telephone: 610-649-8389
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Session Americana and Tom Brosseau perform LIVE at Burlap and Bean, the area's premiere live music venue. 

Cost: $12 in advance, $15 at the door

Where:
Burlap and Bean
204 S Newtown Street Rd
Newtown Square , PA  19073
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Sponsor: Burlap and Bean
Telephone: 484-427-4547
Contact Name: Burlap and Bean
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This event is 21 and over.

Cost: $20 Advance / $25 Day of Show / $50 VIP

Where:
Ardmore Music Hall
23 E. Lancaster Ave.
Ardmore, PA
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Telephone: (610) 649-8389
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RUST is a group of experienced musicians with great depth in performing over the years since the late 60's. Their passion for the music of Neil Young is clear as they create a memorable...

Cost: $18 - $21 + Fees

Where:
World Cafe Live
3025 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 222-1400
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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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Following Shakespeare’s great tragedy will be one of Tom Stoppard’s greatest comedies as the Wilma tells the story of Hamlet through the eyes of two very different...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 546-7824
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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 Annual Student Exhibition has been a PAFA tradition for over a century and is the culminating event in the academic calendar. Each spring the graduating students of the Certificate,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 972-7600
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The Devon Horse Show features internationally recognized competition in a variety of disciplines, plus a Country Fair with food, shopping, games, rides and plenty more for the...

Cost: Varies

Where:
23 Dorset Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 964-0550
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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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Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 893-1999
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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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Meet Tom, a young school teacher, who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when characters come to life and show him how to win his students by being...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 574-3550
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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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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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Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N. Second St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 922-1122
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: (215) 409-6600
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Featuring three engaging actors who play multiple roles, Living News introduces controversial constitutional issues and encourages the students to explore their own points of view....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
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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We are proud to once again feature the inspiring work created by participants in Main Line Art Center’s Accessible Art programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and at-risk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Road
Haverford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 525-0272
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Cost: Free

Where:
Villanova University Art Gallery
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
Villanova
, PA
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Telephone: (610) 519-4500
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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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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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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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The French Creek Art Colony is a group of artists devoted to creating art plein air in the historic French Creek Valley, surrounding area landscapes and farms, and beyond. Founded in 2006, the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
631 Berwyn Baptist Road
Devon, PA
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Telephone: (610) 647-8870
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