Monday, August 25, 2014

Storytime and Craft at Linvilla Orchards

Tuesday, August 26th

at  10 am

Storytime and Craft at Linvilla Orchards

Join us every Tuesday as a member of our staff reads an entertaining story featuring gardens, farming, animals and nature! Children can also create a special craft each week! Meet in our Garden Center. Especially for preschoolers but your entire family is welcome to join us. No charge. Rain or Shine. No Registration required.

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Location: Linvilla Orchards  137 W. Knowlton Rd.  Media PA 19063

This event is appropriate for: 3 and older

Cost: free

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Olivia the Pig Story Time and Meet & Greet at the Please Touch Museum

Olivia the Pig Story Time 
Meet & Greet 

Olivia the Pig Story Time and Meet & Greet – Monday, August 25, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. in Hamilton Hall to celebrate author Ian Falconer’s Birthday!

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Location:  Please Touch Museum, 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA

This event is appropriate for:   the whole family

Cost: free with admission to the museum ($17)

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for August 22, 23, & 24

Our top 10 picks for this weekend August 22, 23rd & 24th


1. Delaware  Children's Museum End of Summer Bash


2. Star-Spangled Crafts at Chads Ford Historical Society Barn Visitors Center

3. Hagley Science Saturday: Leaf Packs

4. KidsFest 2014 at the Springfield Mall

5. Tomato & Pear Festival at Linvilla Orchards

6. The timeless fairy tale becomes a new audience favorite in Disney’s Cinderella Kids at the Media Theater

7. Personalized Chalkboards Wood Plaque at Michaels

8. Butterfly Festival at Tyler Arboretum


9. Star Wars Day  at the Please Touch Museum

10. Free Sunday Mornings at Brandywine River Museum

Bonus Events

Broadway Bound Dance Academy Open House

Saturday Morning Storytime at Barnes & Noble

FREE craft for kids at National Liberty Museum

Back to School Evening Hike at the Brandywine Zoo

* Check out our calendar for more idea

Back to School KidsFest 2014 at the Springfield Mall

Get ready for Back to School by joining us for a day of family fun including the Philly Zoo, Community Arts Center, Makin' Music, performances from Broadway Bound Dance Academy and so much more!

For more information:

Location:  1250 Baltimore Pike Springfield PA

This event is appropriate for:   the whole family

Cost: free to attend

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Giggle Gang Event at the Springfield Mall

Thursday August 21st
at 10:30 am
Community Arts Center of Wallingford 

Community Arts Center of Wallingford will be showing our Giggle Gang group all about Butterflies! Giggle Gang meets at 10:30 and is always free.

Springfield Mall Giggle Gang is an interactive club for parents and kids between the ages of one and five that teaches important lessons relating to the environment and the surrounding community in a fun, interactive way. Giggle Gang meets two Thursdays a month at Springfield Mall at 10:30 a.m. and admission is FREE for members of the Springfield Mall Shopper’s Club. 

For more information:

Location: 1250 Baltimore Pike Springfield PA

This event is appropriate for: kids ages 1-5

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Butterfly Festival at Tyler Arboretum

Butterfly Festival
Saturday, August 23rd
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Discover the wonderful world of butterflies! Visit Tyler’s Butterfly House to see live butterflies in all stages of their life cycle. Get up-close with plants that attract our fluttering friends and watch monarch tagging demonstrations. Learn all about garden insects at Greener Partners’ Farm Explorer;a living, hands-on farm on wheels Gourmet pizza will be available for purchase from the Pizza Wagon

Free with admission; no pre-registration required; rain or shine

For more information

Location:  515 Painter Road Media, PA 19063

This event is appropriate for children ages 4 and older.

Cost:   $6 members, $8 non-members