From flea markets to films: 6 weekend activities for families

     (Photo courtesy of Historic Germantown)

    (Photo courtesy of Historic Germantown)

    Here’s a look at what’s going on for families this weekend. 


    Native Trees Tour at Morris ArboretumSaturday, June 7 at 11 a.m.Head to this Saturday morning tour of Morris Arboretum and get to know your local trees. Bask in the shade of the Dogwood and the American Holly.Free, with Admission

    Germantown Flea at GrumblethorpeSaturday, June 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Browse, shop and support local artisans with your family. Enjoy craft demonstrations and educational exhibits and taste great food.Free!

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    Garden Discovery Series: I Spy a Bird at Morris ArboretumSaturday, June 7 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Explore native birds at the Discovery Table. Create your own bird watching journal, draw and record bird observations.

    Philadelphia International Children’s Film Festival at PFS Roxy TheaterFriday, June 6 through Sunday, June 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.This three-day festival is the perfect way to spend weekend evenings with the entire family. Enjoy a variety of films from around the world.Prices range from $7 to $11

    African Family Day at the Please Touch MuseumSaturday, June 7 at noon and 2 p.m.Experience the wonderful sounds of the International Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble. Learn African dance and drumming with one-on-one instruction.Free with Admission ($17)

    Once Upon a National Storytelling Benches at the Historic Philadelphia CenterSaturday, June 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.Come listen to amazing storytellers capture and animate stories of our nation’s history for all ages.Free!

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