Special Events


Art & Architecture Tour

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

Pennsylvania suburbs

Attracting Hummingbirds to Your Garden

Featured PowerPoint program at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society. Bensalem Senior Center, 1850 Byberry Rd., Bensalem. Donation suggested: $3. 3/17. 7 pm.

Paradise Lost and Recycled Features 22 bird & animal sculptures

by artist Bryant Holsenbeck made from discarded objects. Bucks County Community College - Hicks Art Center Gallery, 275 Swamp Rd., Newtown; 215-968-8425. Closes 3/13.

Pollinator Gardening Lecture presented by Maddison Paule, Hamilton Educational Fellow at Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens Jenkins Arboretum, 631 Berwyn Baptist Rd., Devon. $10; free for members.

3/15. 2 pm.

Preschool Storytime Ages 2-3 This is a preschool storytime for the younger aged kids. Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Ave., Abington. Closes 3/26.

New Jersey

10th Annual Comedy Night Social

The P.A.L. of Cape May presents its 10th annual Comedy Night Social. Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., Cape May; 855-708-9699. $45; $35 advance. 3/13. 7 pm.

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. Closes 3/31.

Second Saturday Tours of Paulsdale Learn about Alice Paul's life with a presentation and guided tour. Paulsdale (Alice Paul Institute), 128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel; 856-231-1885.

$5. Closes 3/14.

St. Patrick's Day Celebration & Parade Music, vendors & a parade feat. floats & bands. North Wildwood,

2nd Ave., Wildwood; 609-522-2955.

3/14. 11:30 am.


Portable Fire: A History of Match

A look at the history of match safes through out history. Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington. Included in admission.

Closes 3/15.

Children's museums & attractions

Camden Children's Garden

3 Riverside Dr., Camden; 856-365-8733. www.camdenchildrensgarden.org. $6; $5 ages 3-11; free for children 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. Block Party. 3/13. $12; free for children 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. www.discoverymuseum.com. Dinosaurium. Children's Regional Hospital at Cooper Exhibit. 3/13. 9:30-5:30 pm. $10.95; $9.95 seniors; free for children under 1. May-Sept.:

Daily 9:30 am-5:30 pm. 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. Cool Lizard Craft. 3/14. 1 pm. $7; free for children 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. $16;

free for members, children under 1. Mon.-Sat. 9 am-5 pm; Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd., Langhorne; 215-752-7070. www.sesameplace.com. $50.95; $45.95 seniors; free for children under 2.

Open daily.

Smith the Kids' Play Place in the Park 33rd St.; 215-765-4325. smithkidsplayplace.org.

Tue.-Sun. 10 am-4 pm.