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Special Events Philadelphia Art & Architecture Tour Focusing on Center's architecture & the artwork on display. Sat. 10:30 am. Kimmel Center, Broad & Spruce Sts.; 215-893-1999.

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.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Holiday Ethnic Food Sale

Pirogies, stuffed cabbage & more on sale. St. Mark's Orthodox Church, 452 Durham Rd., Newtown. 12/20. 9 am-1 pm.

Nature Photography Art Show & Sale Husband and wife team showcase their wildlife photography. Peace Valley Nature Center, 170 Chapman Rd., Doylestown. Closes 12/21.

Paoli Library Holiday Book Sale Children's books, adult fiction and nonfiction, collectible books, DVDs, CDs. Hardbacks $2, paperbacks 50 cents to $1.50, DVDs and CDs $1. Paoli Public Library, 18 Darby Rd., Paoli. Cost of purchase. Closes 12/22.

People Understanding Parkinson's (PUPS) Self-help group for those adjusting to a new diagnosis or dealing with early stages of Parkinson's disease. 4th Tue. Giant Super Food Store, 315 York Rd., Willow Grove; 215-542-2931. 12/23.

New Jersey

Discovering the Rancocas Creek

In-depth exhibit tracing the history of the waterway from prehistoric times through the present. Burlington County Lyceum of History & Natural Sciences, 307 High St., Mount Holly.

Winery Cellar Tour & Tasting Tasting, tour & introduction to how wine is made. Cape May Winery, 709 Townbank Rd., Cape May. $20; $10 ages 16-20; free 15 and under.


DCCA: A 35-Year History

Artistic highlights, educational programming, documentary images, press clippings & other items provide insight on the center's evolution. Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, 200 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-656-6466. Closes 1/4.

Portable Fire: A History of Match Safes Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington. Included in admission.

Kids' Stuff

Children's events

ArtSee Drop-In Activities

Weekly craft activities for kids & adults. The Barnes Foundation - Philadelphia, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.

Disney on Ice: Frozen The popular film is transformed into an exciting ice show. Closes 1/4. Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-339-7600. $30-$105.

Children's museums & attractions

Camden Children's Garden

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


. Camden Holiday Parade & Winter Wonderland Celebration. 12/19. 6:30 pm. Breakfast With Santa. $26; free 2 and under. 12/20. $6; $5 ages 3-11; free 2 & under. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

The Crayola Factory 30 Centre Square, Easton; 610-515-8000.

Delaware Children's Museum 110 S. Poplar St., Wilmington; 302-654-2340. Stratosphere. The Power of Me. ECOconnect. Bank on It. Training Wheels. Structures. $12; free 12 months & under. Tue.-Thu. & Sun. 10 am-3 pm; Fri.-Sat. 10 am-8 pm.

Garden State Discovery Museum 2040 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill; 856-424-1233. Children's Regional Hospital at Cooper Exhibit. 12/19. 9:30-5:30 pm. Dinosaurium. News & Weather. Little Discoveries. Arts & Imagination. Storybook Castle. Down the Shore. Hooray for Hanukkah. 12/21. 12 pm. $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. 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. 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. Rainforest Rhythm. Space Station. City Capers. Flight Fantasy. Roadside Attractions. River Adventures. Centennial Exploration. Liberty Arm & Torch. Woodside Park Dentzel Carousel. ShopRite Supermarket Exhibit. $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. Playhouse. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-4 pm.