From flowers to festivals: 5 weekend activities for families

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

    Roses & Gardens: Behind the Fence Festival at the Wyck HouseSaturday, May 17 at noonEnjoy tastings, sounds, demos, yoga, children’s programs, a marketplace, and more at the annual festival in the heart of Germantown.

    Identifying and Drawing Wildflowers in Nature at The Valley Green InnSaturday, May 17 at 10 a.m.Led by Lisa Kolher, this art and nature session is geared towards pre-teens and teens with their parent/caregiver.

    Geology Hike at Valley Green InnSaturday, May 17 at 3 p.m.Join Sarah West on this 1.5 mile hike. Children over 10 with a responsible adult are welcome.

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    ‘Antboy’ at the 
Philadelphia Film SocietySaturday, May 17 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Saturday morning special and screening of ‘Antboy,’ where a preteen is bitten by a special ant and transforms into a superhero.

    LOVE your Park Week throughout the citySaturday, May17Show love to your park this Saturday. Parks throughout the city have geared up for 8 days of service projects, events, educational programs and family activities. Volunteer your energy.

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