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1301 Locust Street Midtown Village
Philadelphia , PA , 19107
Phone: 215-545-6378
39° 56' 53.3688" N, 75° 9' 44.802" W

Location:

108 Ardmore Ave A
Ardmore, PA, 19003
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-5187

Fall Festival at Ardmore Library

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
2 - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

Organization:

Location:

500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA, 19462
United States

Phone:

(208) 513-1429

2019 ADULT NIGHT at Legoland Discovery Center - Philadelphia

Dates: 
10/17/2019
12/19/2019
Time: 
7 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA, 19047
United States

Phone:

215-702-3566

A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place

Dates: 
11/23/2019
11/24/2019
11/25/2019
Time: 
see website

Organization:

Location:

1 Awbury Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

(215) 849-2855

AdventureWoods Open Public Hours at Awbury Arboretum

Dates: 
09/18/2019
09/21/2019
09/25/2019
Time: 
Wednesdays from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Location:

6918 Torresdale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19135
United States

Phone:

267-686-7420

Afternoon Artists - The Tacony LAB Community Arts Center

Dates: 
09/17/2019
09/24/2019
10/01/2019
Time: 
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Organization:

Pennypacker Mills

Location:

5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA, 19473
United States

Phone:

610-287-9349

All Hallows Eve Fall Festival

Dates: 
10/19/2019
Time: 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

All-Day SuperSTEAM! and Crafts - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
10/09/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Organization:

Peddler's Village

Location:

Peddler's Village, Routes 202 & 263 Lahaska,
Bucks County, PA, 18931
United States

Phone:

(215) 794-4000

Apple Festival - Peddler's Village

Dates: 
11/02/2019
11/03/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Location:

8500 Pine Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19111
United States

Phone:

215-728-7900

AppleFest 2019 - Fox Chase Farm

Dates: 
10/19/2019
Time: 
12 PM – 4 PM

Organization:

Location:

137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-876-7116

Art & Music Festival at Linvilla Orchards

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

4031 Skippack Pike, Rear Building
Schwenksville, PA, 19473
United States

Phone:

215.512.7205

Artsy Afternoon Open Studio - Engage Art Studio

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/28/2019
10/05/2019
Time: 
11 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Lilypad

Location:

1234 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
United States

Babytime Monday 1pm Playgroup for 0 thru 24 months at Lilypad

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
09/30/2019
Time: 
1 PM-2:30 PM

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

Back to School Craft Night - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/19/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Organization:

Blocktoberfest

Location:

South Street West
Philadephia, PA, 19146
United States

Bloktoberfest '19 on Washington Ave

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
12 PM - 8 PM

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

Bollywood Dance - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/30/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

Book Club for Kids - Logan Library

Dates: 
10/08/2019
11/12/2019
12/10/2019
Time: 
5:00 p.m.

Location:

3529 Old Philadelphia Pike
Intercourse , PA, 17534
United States

Phone:

(717) 768-8261

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AND YUMMIE at Kitchen Kettle Village

Dates: 
11/30/2019
12/07/2019
12/14/2019
Time: 
9:30 am

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Candy Houses - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
12/18/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

2437 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19148-3508
United States

Phone:

215-685-1758

Construction Club at Fumo Family Library

Dates: 
09/19/2019
10/03/2019
10/17/2019
Time: 
10:00 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

Crochet with Gigi! - Logan Library

Dates: 
09/21/2019
10/05/2019
10/19/2019
Time: 
11:00 a.m

Location:

108 Ardmore Ave A
Ardmore, PA, 19003
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-5187

Curious George Party at Ardmore Library

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
2 -3 pm

Location:

131 Old Lancaster Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-1196

Dancer & Me Ballet Class at Bala Cynwyd Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location:

3529 Old Philadelphia Pike
Intercourse , PA, 17534
United States

Phone:

800-732-3538

DINNER WITH MRS. CLAUS AND YUMMIE at Kitchen Kettle Village

Dates: 
11/29/2019
11/30/2019
12/06/2019
Time: 
6 PM

Organization:

Location:

1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States

Phone:

(215) 299-1000

Dinos After Dark - The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Dates: 
09/27/2019
10/25/2019
11/29/2019
Time: 
4 PM – 8 PM

Organization:

Location:

931 Stony Hill Rd.
Morrisville, PA, 19067
United States

Phone:

215-968-1670

Fall Harvest Fun at Shady Brook Farm

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

501 S. Reading Ave
Boyertown, PA, 19512
United States

Phone:

610-367-6200

Fall UPick Apples at Frecon Farms

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/16/2019
09/21/2019
Time: 
SATURDAY 9AM- 6 PM | SUNDAY 9AM - 5 PM | MONDAY 9 AM - 5 PM

Location:

108 Ardmore Ave A
Ardmore, PA, 19003
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-5187

Family Game Day at Ardmore Library

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/28/2019
10/05/2019
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

WheatonArts

Location:

1501 Glasstown Road GPS: 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ, 08332
United States

Phone:

8568256800

Festival of Fine Craft

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Fire Prevention Story Time - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
10/22/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

French Hair Braiding - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/21/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:

Lovett Park, Philadelphia, PA
6945 Germantown Ave,
Philadelphia, PA, 19119
United States

Phone:

215-844-6021

Go Mt. Airy Monday Markets

Dates: 
09/16/2019
10/21/2019
Time: 
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

Graphic Novel Book Club - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

Halloween Bash - Logan Library

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
2:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA, 19047
United States

Phone:

215-702-3566

Halloween Costume Contest at Sesame Place

Dates: 
10/27/2019
Time: 
See website

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Halloween Craft Bonanza - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Halloween Spooky Stories - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
10/30/2019
Time: 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Organization:

Newlin Grist Mill

Location:

219 South Cheyney Road
Glen Mills, PA, 19342
United States

Phone:

610.459.2359

History at Work - Newlin Grist Mill

Dates: 
09/28/2019
10/26/2019
Time: 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

Jewelry Making Workshop - Logan Library

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
2:00 p.m.

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

K-2 Book Club: Jelly and Narwhal - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/26/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1217 East Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19125-3445
United States

Phone:

215-685-9990

Organization:

Location:

1217 East Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19125-3445
United States

Phone:

215-685-9990

Kids Cooking Club at Fishtown Community Branch

Dates: 
09/23/2019
10/21/2019
10/28/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

705 East Cathedral Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19128-2106
United States

Phone:

215-685-2552

LEGO Club - Andorra Branch, Free Library of Philadelphia

Dates: 
09/20/2019
09/27/2019
10/04/2019
Time: 
3:45 pm

Organization:

Location:

1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19141-2916
United States

Phone:

215-685-9156

LEGO Club - Logan Library

Dates: 
09/23/2019
09/30/2019
10/07/2019
Time: 
11:00 a.m

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Library Play Group -Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
09/30/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Organization:

Lilypad

Location:

1234 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
United States

Lilypad Family Happy Hour Playgroup

Dates: 
09/20/2019
09/27/2019
10/04/2019
Time: 
4:30 PM-6 PM

Organization:

Location:

137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-876-7116

Linville Orchards Apple Festival

Dates: 
09/28/2019
09/29/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Bartram's Garden

Location:

5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA, 19143
United States

Little Explorers

Dates: 
10/02/2019
11/06/2019
02/05/2020
Time: 
10 AM - 11:30 AM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Merge Dance - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/11/2019
11/08/2019
12/13/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location:

131 Old Lancaster Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-1196

Mixed Media Art at Bala Cynwyd Library

Dates: 
11/03/2019
Time: 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Citizens Bank Park
One Citizens Bank Way
Philadelphia, PA, 19148
United States

MOABS - Mother of All Baby Showers - Philadelphia

Dates: 
09/25/2019
Time: 
6 PM - 9 PM

Organization:

Location:

2437 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19148-3508
United States

Phone:

215-685-1758

Music & Movement with Mr. Ray at Fumo Family Library

Dates: 
09/26/2019
10/24/2019
11/28/2019
Time: 
10:00 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA, 19047
United States

Phone:

215-702-3566

Organization:

Blue Mountain Resort

Location:

1660 Blue Mountain Drive
Palmerton, PA, 18071
United States

Phone:

610.826.7700

Night Zip & Climb - Blue Mountain Resort

Dates: 
09/20/2019
09/27/2019
10/04/2019
Time: 
5:45 PM - 8:15 PM

Organization:

Old City District

Location:

231 Market St
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

(215) 592-7929

Old City Fest 2019

Dates: 
10/13/2019
Time: 
See website

Organization:

Location:

100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA, 19047
United States

Phone:

215-702-3566

Peppa Pig Party at Sesame Place

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
See website

Organization:

Location:

137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-876-7116

Pick Your Own Apples at Linvilla Orchards

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/16/2019
09/17/2019
Time: 
8 am - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

3325 Creamery Rd.
New Hope, PA, 18938
United States

Phone:

215-297-8079

Pick Your Own Apples at Solebury Orchards

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
Thurs – Sun 9 – 6

Organization:

Location:

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway
Philadelphia, PA, 19143-3036
United States

Phone:

215-685-1973

Organization:

Newlin Grist Mill

Location:

219 South Cheyney Road
Glen Mills, PA, 19342
United States

Phone:

610.459.2359

Pop-Up Naturalist at Newlin Grist Mill

Dates: 
09/28/2019
10/26/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Pop-up Play Dough Play Time - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
09/18/2019
Time: 
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Preschool Art Workshop: Cats! - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/08/2019
10/15/2019
10/22/2019
Time: 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

210 East Independence Street
Shamokin, PA, 17872
United States

Phone:

(570) 648-3202

Preschool Story time and Movement- Shamokin & Coal Township Public Library Central Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
09/30/2019
Time: 
10 AM – 11 AM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Primp A Pumpkin - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/22/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-876-7116

Pumpkinland at Linville Orchards

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/16/2019
09/17/2019
Time: 
Sept 27 - Oct 30- Sun - Thurs 8am - 8pm Fri & Sat 8am - 9pm; Oct 31 - Nov 10- Sun - Thurs 9am - 6pm Fri & Sat

Organization:

Location:

3501 Midvale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19129-1633
United States

Phone:

215-685-2093

Read With A Dog! at Schuylkill Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
10/07/2019
Time: 
4:15 p.m.

Location:

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA, 19380
United States

Phone:

(610) 436-9600

Robotics Workshop - American Helicopter Museum and Education Center

Dates: 
09/21/2019
11/29/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA, 19047
United States

Phone:

215-702-3566

Santa's Grand Illumination at Sesame Place

Dates: 
11/23/2019
Time: 
5:00PM

Organization:

Location:

137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-876-7116

Saturday & Sunday Morning Brunch at Linvilla Orchards

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Organization:

Peddler's Village

Location:

Peddler's Village, Routes 202 & 263 Lahaska,
Bucks County, PA, 18931
United States

Phone:

(215) 794-4000

Scarecrow Festival - Peddler's Village

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA, 18901
United States

Phone:

215-230-7170

Scarecrow Making Workshop at The Market at DelVal

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
10/12/2019
Time: 
11 AM - 3 PM

Organization:

Location:

222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States

Phone:

215.448.1200

Sensory-Friendly Sunday

Dates: 
10/06/2019
12/01/2019
Time: 
8:00 AM -12:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

Various locations
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United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/21/2019
Time: 
See website/location

Organization:

Location:

2437 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19148-3508
United States

Phone:

215-685-1758

Organization:

Location:

2437 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19148-3508
United States

Phone:

215-685-1758

Organization:

Location:

3501 Midvale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19129-1633
United States

Phone:

215-685-2093

Storytime and Block Play at Schuylkill Library

Dates: 
09/19/2019
09/26/2019
Time: 
11:00 a.m.

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Teen Craft- Make your own Paper Beads - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Organization:

Location:

222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States

Phone:

215.448.1200

The Franklin Institute Community Night

Dates: 
09/16/2019
10/28/2019
11/25/2019
Time: 
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Organization:

Lilypad

Location:

1234 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
United States

Thursday 9am Morning Playgroup at Lilypad

Dates: 
09/19/2019
09/26/2019
10/03/2019
Time: 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Toddler Story Time - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
09/23/2019
09/30/2019
10/07/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Organization:

Location:

104 West Dauphin Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19133-3701
United States

Phone:

215-685-9996

Toddler Storytime at Kensington Branch Library

Dates: 
09/18/2019
09/25/2019
10/02/2019
Time: 
10:30 a.m

Location:

130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-7844

Touch a Truck - Penn Wynne Library

Dates: 
09/22/2019
Time: 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Lilypad

Location:

1234 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
United States

Tuesday 9:30am Playgroup at Lilypad

Dates: 
09/17/2019
09/24/2019
10/01/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Tween Art Workshop: Kawaii Halloween Comics - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/29/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Ukulele For Kids -Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
Time: 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Ukulele Open Jam -Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
09/16/2019
09/23/2019
Time: 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Organization:

Lilypad

Location:

1234 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
United States

Wednesday 9:30am Open Play Playgroup at Lilypad

Dates: 
09/18/2019
09/25/2019
10/02/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location:

120 Mary Watersford Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
United States

Phone:

(610) 664-8427

Welcome Autumn Story Time & Craft - Belmont Hills Library

Dates: 
09/25/2019
Time: 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Yoga @ Play - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/10/2019
11/05/2019
11/07/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

705 East Cathedral Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19128-2106
United States

Phone:

215-685-2552

Yoga and Mindfulness for Kids - Andorra Branch, Free Library of Philadelphia

Dates: 
09/19/2019
09/26/2019
10/10/2019
Time: 
4:45 p.m.

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Youth Art Workshop: Elephants! - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
10/15/2019
Time: 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Location:

362 Righters Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

(610) 642-3957

Youth Art Workshop: Koalas! - Gladwyne Library

Dates: 
09/24/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM