A Peek at the Past, A Look Toward the FutureFriday, January 19, 2018 - Wednesday, July 18, 2018
10:00 AM to 4:30 PMAcademy of Natural Sciences of Drexel UniversityLong before the grand Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the Academy of Natural Sciences was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of our version of the Champs-Élysées...
The 15th Annual Antique Toy Train ShowStarts: Friday, January 19, 2018
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, January 28, 2018The Museum of American History at Deptford, NJFeaturing O and O-27 gauge toy trains, from the 1930's, 1940's and 1950's. Lionel, Marx and American Flyer engines, with adjoining cars, will race on two diverse platforms. Vintage Plasticville buildings from the 1950's will further augment the display...
Glory of StoriesStarts: Friday, January 19, 2018
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Ends: Friday, July 6, 2018Delaware Art MuseumGlory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on...
Pushcart Players: Peter & the WolfSaturday, January 20, 2018
10:30 AMStockton UniversityAn adaptation of the traditional Russian folktale set to music by Sergei Prokofiev, "Peter And The Wolf" is an enchanting tale about the adventure of growing up. It provides a charming introduction to the world of music and musical instruments. This captivating...
Nature CraftsSaturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 2:30 PMSilver Lake Nature CenterCombine nature with art and watch the magic begin. Each participant can create a work of art to take home with them.
Art in the Park: Winter Workshops for Children on Saturday MorningsStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Ends: Saturday, March 10, 2018Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie MansionAll workshops are taught by professional artists. Parents are welcome to stay and participate in the class. For more information, visit: http://ellarslie.org/art-in-the-park-winter-workshops-for-children-on-saturday-mornings-2/.
Used Book SaleSaturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 AM to 4:00 PMElkins Park Free LibraryThe sale includes thousands of books, CD's and other items.
Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club Open HouseSaturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 5:00 PMSchuylkill Valley Model Railroad ClubSee and hear freight & passenger trains pulled by steam or diesel engines over 700' of track. 4 different railroads are depicted on the 1,000+ square foot HO scale (1/87) model. Hundreds of buildings, vehicles, people and trees create realistic scenes...
Advanced Pre-Teen Wheel Throwing w/Marsiella CatanosoSaturday, January 20, 2018
1:30 PM to 3:00 PMMain Line Art CenterThis class is for returning students, wanting to advance their technical skills and gain mastery of the potter's wheel. Learn to center larger amounts of clay and throw in sections to create more complex forms such bowls, teapots and vases. Finish your...