6 family activities for the weekend to welcome spring

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    Here’s a look at family activities happening throughout the city this weekend. 

    Edible Fungi Workshop at Awbury ArboretumSaturday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Say good morning to mushrooms this Saturday! Learn to grow mushrooms of the edible kind and expand your love for science and nature.

    Building a Fire: A Family Workshop at The Schuykill Environmental CenterSaturday, March 22 at 11 a.m.If you’ve ever wanted to build a fire and keep it going, then this is event is for you. Learn the basics of fire building using elements of nature.

    5th Annual Kids Stuff Exchange at the Germantown Jewish CenterSunday, March 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.This is a give and take experience that you will feel good about. Donate kids’ clothing, toys and other stuff that is no longer needed and take home what you do need. Take home up to 3 bags of recycled stuff. Monies will benefit Interfaith Hospitality Network of NE/NW Philly. There is a suggested donation of $20.

    Saturday Morning Special: The Secret of Kells at the Theater at the RoxySaturday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Start your Saturday early with a movie for the whole family.

    Macy’s Family Fun Day: Black Shereos at the African American MuseumSaturday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Come out and celebrate Black women who have made significant contributions to the city, the nation and the world at this Macy’s-sponsored event with hands-on activities and crafts.

    Gallery Romp: Native America at The Penn MuseumSaturday, March 22 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.Bring the little ones, ages 3 to 5 for a museum morning experience filled with stories, crafts and free play.

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