Special Events


Art & Architecture Tour

Focusing on center's architecture & the artwork on display. Sat. 10:30 am. Kimmel Center, Broad & Spruce Sts.; 215-893-1999.

Job Search Series Job developer Stephanie Phipps assists in finding a job. JEVS Career Center, 1845 Walnut St.

Philly Materials Science and Engineering Day Faculty & student-led demonstrations, discussions & activities. Drexel University - Bossone Research Center and Atrium, 3128 Market St. www.phillymaterials.org. 2/1. Noon.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Bridal Blossoms: Saving Time & Money on Wedding Details

Talks, DIY projects, tips from professionals, dessert, more. Faunbrook Bed and Breakfast, 699 W. Rosedale Ave., West Chester. whimsicalwelcomes.com/. $2 suggested donation for Elmwood Park Zoo. 2/2. 1-3 pm.

Exhibitions in the Community: Susan Wallack Solo art show. Ringpfeil Advanced Dermatology, 569 W. Lancaster Ave., Haverford.

Rediscover the Night Sky Community event inviting people to see the sky at new observatory and observation deck. Montgomery County Community College, 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell; 215-641-6505.

Winter Fest Family festival. Briar Bush Nature Center, 1212 Edgehill Rd., Abington; www.briarbush.com. 2/2. 1-4 pm.

New Jersey

Annual Camp Fair

Day and residential camps from preschool through high school. Moorestown Friends Meeting House, 118 E. Main St., Moorestown. 2/1. 11:30-3 pm.

Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show Dog & puppy shows, vendors, K-9 demos & more. Wildwoods Convention Center, 5401 Boardwalk, Wildwood; Box Office: 609-729-9000. $2-$8. Closes 2/2.

The Civil War: Echoes of New Jersey's Finest Soldier artifacts from the Civil War. Gloucester County Historical Society Museum, 58 N. Broad St., Woodbury; 856-848-8531. Included in admission. Closes 2/14.


Zoo Kids: Toddlers and Preschool (Ages 18 months-6 years)

Learn through live animal presentations, crafts, stories, & more. Brandywine Zoo, 1001 N. Park Dr., Wilmington. $6-$8.

Kids' Stuff

Children's events

Baby & Me

Nature program for infants & toddlers. Brandywine Zoo, 1001 N. Park Dr., Wilmington. $7; $8 children; $6 members.

Baby Lap Rap Stories & rhymes. Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, 1001 Powell St., Norristown; Registration required: 610-278-5100.

Disney on Ice: 100 Years of Magic Featuring music & characters from many Disney musicals. Sun National Bank Center, 550 S. Broad St., Trenton; 1-800-298-4200. www.disneyonice.com/. $15-$65. Closes 2/2.

English Is Fun Interactive activities to learn & improve English. Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, 1001 Powell St., Norristown; registration required: 610-278-5100.

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

Moo-sic in the Barn Class for children & their parents. Church of the Loving Shepherd, 1066 S. New St., West Chester. $65.

Munchkin Math Learn with hands-on activities. Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, 1001 Powell St., Norristown; registration required: 610-278-5100. Closes 2/11.

Preschool Pioneers Indoor & outdoor nature activities for young kids. Briar Bush Nature Center, 1212 Edgehill Rd., Abington; 215-887-6603. $24-$40.

Read and Explore Program: Animal Tracks Read a story & make bird feeders. Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Rd., Princeton. $7. 2/4. 10-11 am.

Storytelling at Main Point Books Family story time. 1041 W. Lancaster Ave., Bryn Mawr. Closes 2/24.

Toddler Tickle Tales Songs, stories, fingerplays and simple games for the active toddler and early preschool child. Ages 2-4 with caregiver. Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, 1001 Powell St., Norristown; registration required: 610-278-5100.

Children's museums & attractions

Camden Children's Garden

3 Riverside Dr., Camden; 856-365-8733.

. Sprouts & Seedlings. $12. 2/5. $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. Dinosaurium. 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. $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. $16; free members, children under 1. Mon.-Sat. 9 am-5 pm; Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

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