6 spots for family fun this weekend

     Explore the Philadelphia Museum of Art at the Every Family Party on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. (Emma Lee/for NewsWorks, file)

    Explore the Philadelphia Museum of Art at the Every Family Party on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. (Emma Lee/for NewsWorks, file)

    Check out this list of six family-friendly activies going on this weekend throughout the city. 

    Every Family Party: City ScapesPhiladelphia Museum of Art2600 Ben Franklin ParkwaySaturday, Nov, 95:30 p.m.Explore museum treasures, dance, sing and make art at the museum’s 16th annual Every Family Party.

    Off the Wall: Family Arts AcademyPenn Academy of Fine Arts118 N. Broad St.Saturday, Nov. 92 p.m. to 4 p.m.Learn more about the craft of street art and design your very own family stencil. Free and open to the public. 

    Second Sunday Family Workshop: Adrinka ClothPenn Museum3260 South St.Sunday, Nov. 11Drop in from 1p.m to 4 p.m.Learn about the Ashantis of Ghana by using fabric scraps and stamps to create Adrinka inspired cloth. Free and open to the public. 

    Family fun in Northwest Philly

    Bushwacker GeologyWissahickon Environmental Center300 W. Northeastern AvenueSaturday, Nov. 91:00 p.m.Learn why Geology ROCKS! Hike and identify rocks in one of the area’s most beautiful landscapes, the Wissahickon. This is a drop-off program geared for 8-12 year olds. Registration is encouraged.

    Native American Culture Cuisine Mini-Camp!Awbury Arboretum1 Awbury Rd.Monday, Nov. 118:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Kids will learn about indigenous foods of the Americas in this hands-on session of Native American food, culture and craft.Ages: 8 to 12Registration required/lunch and snacks provided.$45 per child

    Day-off Camp: The Science of FoodSchuylkill Environmental Center8480 Hagys Mill RoadMonday, Nov. 118 a.m. to 3 p.m.Get your kids in nature and into cooking, eating and experimenting with food. Kids, ages 5 to 12, will what makes dough rise and how salt makes ice cream. Pre-registration required.Members:$45/Non-member: $55Extended day available for additional fee of $15/day.

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