Special Events


Art & Architecture Tour

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

Pennsylvania suburbs

Garden Fair Open House

Information, activities related to gardening. Lower Bucks Masonic Hall, Heacock Rd., Morrisville.

» READ MORE: www.marthawashingtonclub.org

. 3/25. 1-4 pm.

Preschool Storytime Ages 2-3 Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Ave., Abington. Closes 3/26.

New Jersey

Discovering the Rancocas Creek

In-depth exhibit tracing the history of the waterway. Burlington County Lyceum of History & Natural Sciences, 307 High St., Mount Holly. Closes 3/31.

Party Showcase See what regional event vendors & party planners have to offer. Congregation Beth El, Appel Campus, 8000 Main St., Voorhees. 3/22. 10:30-1:30 pm.

Pet-a-palooza Haddonfield will celebrate our four-legged friends with pet-related promotions, adoption opportunities, and pet-friendly activities. Downtown Haddonfield, Kings Highway East, Haddonfield. 3/21. Noon-4 pm.

Using Native Plants to Create Backyard Habitat for Wildlife Merry Bogert, a Rutgers master gardener educator, will give advice on selecting native plants, shrubs, and trees to attract hummingbirds, butterflies, and birds. Free. Burlington County Library, Evesham Branch, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton; Registration required: http://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/ or 856-983-1444. Closes 3/26.

Kids' Stuff

Children's events

ArtSee Drop-In Activities

Weekly craft activities for kids & adults. The Barnes Foundation Philadelphia, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Closes 4/18.

Children's museums & attractions

Camden Children's Garden

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

» READ MORE: 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. 3/20. $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. 3/20. 9:30-5:30 pm. Dinosaurium. News & Weather. Little Discoveries. Arts & Imagination. Storybook Castle. Down the Shore. $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. $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 33d St.; 215-765-4325. smithkidsplayplace.org. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-4 pm.