Here’s a look at what’s going on this weekend for families in Philadelphia and beyond.
One of the best events of the year for kids 10 and younger! It’s opening day at Smith’s Seasonal Grand Playground. There will be crafts from the Philadelphia Museum of Art, games from Playworks, science activities from The Franklin Institute, soccer from Soccer Shots and plenty of treats.
Sunday, March 30 from noon to 4 p.m.
Saint Joseph’s University Collegiate Challenge welcomes families for an exciting afternoon of fun and fundraising. Live music, tye-dye shirts, moonbounce, build-your-own ice cream sundae and raffles for iPads. All proceeds go to a student-led service organization that works with Habitat for Humanity to arrange summer trips to build houses.
Friday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Chestnut Hill’s Teenagers, Inc hosts teenagers age 12 to 15 years old at the TeenCenter to hang out, enjoy music, games and movies.
Saturday, March 29 from 8:45 a.m. to noon
Awbury Arboretum is hosting its inaugural 5K Walk for Talking Stick. There will be face painting, food, and drinks for everyone. Talking Stick Learning Center is a local homeschool resource offering an environment to explore, collaborate, and create.
Saturday, March 29 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Lego lovers ages 7 to 10 are invited to sign up for two hours of building fun. We’ll follow a theme and have plenty of time for free building with the Legos provided. You can sign up by calling the library (610-828-0441) or through the library’s interactive web calendar.