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Pet Valu, a specialty retailer of premium pet food, treats, toys and accessories, will hold its sixth annual Patriotic Pets fundraiser to support the United States War Dogs Association from July 4 to September 11, 2016. Proceeds from the company-wide initiative, which has raised more than $800,000 since 2010, including $404,195 in 2015, have enabled the creation of the Association’s...

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Early Ride Time at Sesame Place

Jul 27, 2016 - Aug 28, 2016

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Big Bird & Super Grover Season Pass Members and guests using a Transferable Season Pass are invited to early park entry with exclusive ride time this summer! 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. June 20-August 28: Sky Splash, Slimey’s Chutes, Teeny Tiny Tidal Wavepool and Silly Sand Slides Open to 2016 Big Bird & Super Grover Season Pass Members and guests...

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From the sublime to the ridiculous, with remarkable creativity and wit, children’s picture book art appeals to young and old alike. This exhibition, organized by the Brandywine River Museum of Art and guest curated by H. Nichols B. Clark, will feature an exciting selection of contemporary paintings and drawings created by eight of the most renowned artists currently working the field:...

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New Terrains presents over twenty-five important works of American art from Richard M. Scaife, a Pittsburgh philanthropist and former trustee of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art. The exhibition showcases paintings by artists that are new to the collection, such as Hudson River School painters Martin Johnson Heade, John Kensett, and Albert Bierstadt, whose luminous,...

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The opening reception on Nov. 10 is the kick-off for this look-back at the excitement and the tumult of the 60’s in Chester County. In this exhibition, the framework of national events will shape the stories of local experiences starting with the 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court decision and ending in 1975 with the end of the Viet Nam War.   This...

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New Exhibit: Powers of the President

Jul 27, 2016 - Jan 20, 2017

From George Washington to Abraham Lincoln, FDR to Richard Nixon, presidents have been defining and redefining the office while testing the boundaries of presidential power. This exhibit explores the nature of executive power under the Constitution, and how various presidents have exercised it over time. Discover both key actions by well-known presidents as well as the constitutional legacies of...

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Escape The 1980s

Jul 27, 2016 - Aug 31, 2016

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Philly's largest escape room game! A pop up experience through 2016 Escape The 1980s is Philly's largest room escape game. Players have 60 minutes to get through a fully interactive, 80s themed mini-mall. Make calls from a push button phone, hack into an old Commodore computer, play Atari to unlock a gigantic electronic Twister board. You don't need to know anything about...

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Science at Play

Jul 27, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016

Chemistry sets and science toys contained much more than their parts. Savvy marketing slogans played to parents’ hopes for the future success of their children and to the children’s own desires for fun and excitement: “Developing Today’s Young Scientist for Tomorrow’s Future” and “Fun! Mystifying! Give a Magic Show!” Science at Play, the first...

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Dinosaurs Unearthed

Jul 27, 2016 - Jan 16, 2017

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Roaring, moving, life-size dinosaurs invade the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University for a multi-sensory experience for the whole family. State-of-the-art and scientifically accurate—down to the feathers on T. rex—Dinosaurs Unearthed features more than a dozen realistic, life-size animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, skulls, claws and horns, real mosasaur and...

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Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the Americas, this scholarly exhibition is the first Pan-American study to explore how craftsmen across North, Central and South America adapted Asian styles in a range of media—from...

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