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    Between school, extracurriculars, play dates and parties, the week starts to feel long and routine for you and the kids. Why not shake it up with some of these local, family friendly events? Here at the FunGuide, we've complied a list of this week's best affordable events and attractions that will keep their attention and yours!

     

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    Philly CoderDojo
    Called to Serve CDC
    March 18th, 2017 - June 17th, 2017

    Philly CoderDojo

     

    Philly CoderDojo is a part of the CoderDojo network; a network of free, volunteer-led community programs focused on coding and developing. There is no set curriculum to CoderDojo; children will have the opportunity to learn at their level and skillset. Parents are also welcome to stay and help, maybe even learn something too!

     
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    Springhouse Storytime
    Newlin Grist Mill
    April 20th, 2017 - October 19th, 2017

    Springhouse Storytime

     

    Head to the Newlin Grist Mill in Glen Mills, PA for Springhouse Storytime, a monthly series for little readers. Spend some time outside in the beautiful spring/summer weather and hear a story; little guests can expect sing alongs, interactive stories, games and crafts, all against the backdrop of the beautiful Springhouse.

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    The Challenge Club
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Fumo...
    May 15th, 2017 - August 21st, 2017

    The Challenge Club

     

    Head to the Fumo Family Branch of the Free Library for The Challenge Club - a social club for children ages 10-15 who are on the autistic spectrum or have other social difficulties. Registration and attendance for this monthly club are free, and activities include board games, video games, Legos Minecraft and more. 

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    Rosenbach Reading Group: Women Crime Writers
    The Rosenbach of the Free Library of...
    May 18th, 2017 - June 8th, 2017

    Rosenbach Reading Group: Women Crime Writers

     

    In the realm of crime and mystery writing, you may have heard of leading ladies such as Agatha Christie, but what about 20th century pioneers like Margaret Millar or Dorothy B. Hughes? The Rosenbach is hosting a reading group dedicated to the ladies of true crime and mystery, lead by instructor Edward G. Pettit, the Manager of Public Programs at the Rosenbach. This program is perfect for teens and older students who love reading!

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    Day-Off Camp: Canoeing
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental...
    May 26th, 2017

    Day-Off Camp: Canoeing

     

    Start the long weekend off right with Day Off Camp! This week's day camp centers around canoeing and exploring the Schuykill Center's smaller ponds and streams, as well as the Schuykill River. Pre-registration is required for this program.

    Check out these other family friendly events in the Philadelphia area! 

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    THEATRE
    The Light Princess
    Arden Theatre Company
    April 5th, 2017 - May 28th, 2017
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    TOURS
    Flavors of Philly
    City Food Tours Philadelphia
    April 6th, 2017 - October 6th, 2018
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    THEATRE
    Frank McCourt's The Irish and How They Got That Way
    Bucks County Center for the...
    May 24th, 2017 - June 4th, 2017
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    MUSEUMS
    PECO Primate Reserve
    Philadelphia Zoo
    July 1st, 2014 - December 31st, 2018
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    MUSEUMS
    "Stitch to Learn, Learn to Stitch" Exhibit
    Pennypacker Mills
    March 1st, 2017 - January 31st, 2018
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    MUSEUMS
    Pottsgrove Manor's new exhibit, "Rise and Shine at the Manor"
    Montgomery County Parks, Trails, &...
    March 4th, 2017 - November 5th, 2017
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    MUSEUMS
    "Returning Home: Additions to the Demuth Museum Collection"
    Demuth Museum
    May 16th, 2017 - July 2nd, 2017
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    MUSEUMS
    Signature Exhibit: Outside In
    The Academy of Natural Sciences of...
    March 15th, 2016 - October 31st, 2018
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    ATTRACTIONS
    Please Touch Museum
    Please Touch Museum
    Permanent Attraction
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    DANCE
    Dance 4 Life Experience
    Dance 4 Life Fitness Studios
    February 23rd, 2017 - August 23rd, 2018
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    MUSEUMS
    The Barnes Foundation
    The Barnes Foundation
    April 13th, 2017 - October 13th, 2018
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    ANIMALS
    Family Plus Membership
    Philadelphia Zoo
    June 20th, 2016 - July 10th, 2017
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    ATTRACTIONS
    The Giant Heart
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2013 - December 31st, 2020
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    ATTRACTIONS
    Train Factory
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2020
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    ATTRACTIONS
    Franklin Air Show
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - January 31st, 2021

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