Special Events

Philadelphia

Germantown White House Exhibits Interactive exhibits featuring George Washington's family & household. Germantown White House (formerly Deshler-Morris House), 5442 Germantown Ave.; 215-965-2305.

Prohibition Cocktail Tour With tastings. Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th St. $55. Closes 12/22.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Cirque Dreams Two act extravaganza, filled with circus acrobatics & pyrotechnic wizardry. Tower Theater, 19 S. 69th St., Upper Darby; 877-598-8696. www.cirqueproductions.com/cirquedreams.htm. $25-$65. Closes 12/15.

Community Carol Sing ... and Moore Sing traditional carols & uplifting tunes, & enjoy treats & warm beverages. Visit with Santa. St. John Lutheran Church, 1203 Pine Grove Rd., Morrisville; 215-295-1603. www.crossandbell.org/. 12/15. 6:30-8:30 pm.

Doylestown Presbyterian Church 127 E. Court St., Doylestown; 215-348-3531. www.dtownpc.org. Service of Lessons & Carols. Donations accepted. 12/16. 4 pm.

New Jersey

Camden County College - Lincoln Hall, College Dr., Blackwood. ASL Holiday Palooza. $10 advance; $15 day of show. For tickets: e-mail aslpalooza@gmail.com or call 202-556-5447. 12/14. 5-9 pm.

Christmas Candlelight House Tour Self-guided tour features carolers, strolling musicians, architectural gems & vintage decorations. Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts, 1048 Washington St., Cape May; Reservations recommended: 609-884-5404. www.capemaymac.org. $25; $20 children 3-12. Closes 12/15.

Historic Smithville Mansion Guided Tours Learn about the property's history as you explore the mansion, annex rooms & courtyard gardens. 803 Smithville Rd., Mount Holly. $6.

Walk in the Wild Event will take place the third Sunday of the month with a different focus each month. Old Pine Farm Natural Lands Trust, Rankin Ave., Woodbury; 856-579-4441. Closes 12/16.

Kid's Stuff

Children's events

ArtSee Drop-In Activities Weekly craft activities for kids & adults. The Barnes Foundation - Philadelphia, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Closes 12/30.

Breakfast With Santa Perkasie Fire Company, 100 N. 5th St., Perkasie. 12/16. 7:30 am-12:30 pm.

Glassboro Breakfast With Santa Fundraiser Glassboro High School, 550 Joseph Bowe Blvd., Glassboro. $7 adults; $4 seniors/children. 12/15. 8-11 am.

Glory of Stories Children's storytime & craft activity. Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington. $3.

Meeting for Teens With ADHD Opportunity for teens to meet & share experiences. Exton Baptist Community Church, 114 E. Swedesford Rd., Exton. www.groupspaces.com/ccmlchadd.

Sleepytime Stories Bilingual family story and song time. Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, 1001 Powell St., Norristown; Registration required: 610-278-5100. Closes 12/18.

Stroller Tours Museum tour geared torward parents/caregivers with babies. Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington. Included in admission.

SWB Photo Booth - Breakfast and Pictures With Santa Visit with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, music, magic show, face painting, vendors, raffles & more. At Gallery Direct. The Shoppes at Cross Keys, 611 Cross Keys Rd., Sicklerville. $20. 12/15. 9 am-1 pm.

Children's museums & attractions

Camden Children's Garden 3 Riverside Dr., Camden; 856-365-8733. www.camdenchildrensgarden.org. Brunch With Santa. $12; $10 children. 12/15. $6; $5 ages 3-11; free 2 & under. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

The Crayola Factory 30 Centre Square, Easton; 610-515-8000. www.crayola.com/factory/.

Delaware Children's Museum 110 S. Poplar St., Wilmington; 302-654-2340. www.delawarechildrensmuseum.org. Stratosphere. The Power of Me. ECOconnect. Bank on It. Training Wheels. Structures. $12; free 12 months & under. Daily 9 am-4:30 pm.

Garden State Discovery Museum 2040 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill; 856-424-1233. www.discoverymuseum.com. Down the Shore. Fleet Backstage Theater. Arts & Imagination. Inky's Newsroom. Best Friends on Main Street. Recycled Rhythm Shack. The Discovery Diner. The Rock Climbing Wall. News & Weather. Storybook Castle. Little Discoveries. Dinosaurium. Breakfast With Santa. $15; $8 members. 12/15. $10.95; $9.95 seniors; free under 1. Oct.-Apr.: Sun.-Fri. 9:30 am-5:30 pm, Sat. 9:30 am-8:30 pm.

Insectarium 8046 Frankford Ave.; 215-335-9500. www.myinsectarium.com. Working Beehive. Cockroach Kitchen. $7; free under 2. Mon.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm.

Kix & Giggles Children's Playground 9356 Old Bustleton Ave.; 215-677-4140. www.kixandgiggles.com. Kix & Giggles Attractions. $7. Wed.-Fri. 10 am-3 pm; Sat. 10 am-7 pm; Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Please Touch Museum 4231 Avenue of the Republic; 215-581-3181. www.pleasetouchmuseum.org. Rainforest Rhythm. Space Station. City Capers. Flight Fantasy. Roadside Attractions. River Adventures. Wonderland. Centennial Exploration. Liberty Arm & Torch. Woodside Park Dentzel Carousel. ShopRite Supermarket Exhibit. $16; free for members, under 1. Oct.-Mar.: Mon.-Sat. 9 am-4 pm; Sun. 11 am-4 pm.

Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd., Langhorne; 215-752-7070. www.sesameplace.com. A Very Furry Christmas. $21.99. Free under 2.

Smith The Kids' Play Place in the Park 33d St.; 215-765-4325. smithkidsplayplace.org. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-4 pm.