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30+ Things to Do With Kids This Week Around the Main Line: February 4–10

Need plans? We've got something great, every day.

Need plans? We’ve got something great, every day.

 

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All Week

Indoor Mini Golf at Linvilla Orchards

Through March

137 West Knowlton Rd., Media

 

Fore! The Planet’ is a highly interactive and playful museum exhibit created by the Academy of Natural Sciences with 18 holes of golf that each explore a different topic of our natural world.

Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens

January 19—March 24

1001 Longwood Rd., Kennett Square

 

Embrace the warmth of a lush sanctuary filled with thousands of vibrant, artfully presented orchids from around the world.


Monday

Music Monkey Jungle at cBOP

10:30-11 am

cBOP, 393 West Lancaster Avenue, Haverford

The Music Monkey Jungle Sing Along! Best suited for ages baby- 4 years. $12 at the door. Babies under 6 months free. Read More

Baby Disco

10:30-11:30 am

Newtown Public Library, 201 Bishop Hollow Rd., Newtown Square

Babies can show off their groovy moves at the library's baby disco party! Read More

Valentine's STEAM Workshop

10:30-11:30 am

Lulu’s Casita West Chester, 109 N. High Street, West Chester

This month's STEAM workshop is Valentine's themed! Experiment with love potions, create an abstract Valentine, and "bake" Love Cakes. Included with admission. Read More

Teen Art Club

2:30 pm – 4 pm

Haverford Township Free Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown

Middle school and high school patrons can have fun while hanging out and exploring various artistic mediums. Read More

Tuesday

Spanish Mommy and Me

9:50-10:30 am

Lulu’s Casita West Chester, 109 N. High Street, West Chester

Learn Spanish with your little one at this free trial class for ages 9 months-6 years. Dancing, games, singing, and crafts included with admission to Lulu's. Read More

Kindness Cards at Common Space

10-11 am

25 Rittenhouse Pl., Ardmore

Join to create Valentine kindness cards with friends! Materials will be provided. Read More

Pig Party

11:15 am-12:15 pm

Tredyffrin Public Library, 582 Upper Gulph Rd., Strafford

In honor of the Year of the Pig, celebrate some favorite literary pigs! Kids ages 3-6 will hear stories, make crafts, and more. Online registration required. Read More

Evil Genius Lab

2:30 – 4 pm

Haverford Township Free Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown

Evil Genius Lab invites teens (grades 6-12) to drop in on a Tuesday to test out lots of different STEM and maker materials. Activities include building roller coasters or robots, creating music with sound engineering equipment, exploring virtual reality games, and more. Read More

Celebrate the Lunar New Year

3-5 pm

Bala Cynwyd Library, 131 Old Lancaster Rd., Bala Cynwyd

Celebrate the New Year with make-and-take activities at the STEAM table in the Junior Room! Appropriate for kids preschool-aged and up. No registration required. Read More

Great Stories Club for Teens

6:45 pm

Radnor Memorial Library, 114 West Wayne Avenue, Wayne

Book discussion and Broadway show clip viewings of the book club selection "Dear Evan Hansen." Register online, in person or over the phone at (610) 687-1124. Read More

SpeakUp!

7 pm

Radnor High School, 130 King of Prussia Rd., Radnor

SpeakUp! aims to create a space where teens can talk openly, honestly, and without judgment about difficult topics with adults in their lives, and get guidance and support. Register online. Read More

Pajama Storytime

7—7:30 pm

Haverford Township Free Library
1601 Darby Rd., Havertown

Come in your PJs and bring a cuddle friend to enjoy good night tales with Ms. Danielle before heading to bed. Read More

Wednesday

Bilingual Storytime and Music Circle

10 am

Lulu's Casita
6 Cricket Ave., Ardmore

Lulu's hosts a mini fiesta and bilingual story time every Wednesday at 10 am with the legendary Ms. Val. Then stay and play afterwards! Read More

Tyler Arboretum Toddlers in Nature

10-11 am

515 Painter Rd., Media

Toddlers (ages 18 months-3 years) and their favorite grownup will  enjoy storytime, nature play, and a craft. This week, "Groundhog Gets A Say!" Listen to the fun story, make a groundhog puppet, and bundle up to take him out for a walk. Regsister online. Read More

February Kid Crew with Lolly

11 am-noon

Center Court at Plymouth Meeting Mall, 500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting

Bring your favorite stuffed animal to snuggle and play with for Lolly's Valentines Dance Party! Read More

Preschool Explorers

1:30-2:15 pm

Media-Upper Providence Free Library, 1 E. Front St., Media

Stories and activities geared for ages 3-5. This week, the theme is coding! Read More

Teen Karaoke

2:30-4 pm

Haverford Township Free Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown

Teens in grades 6-12 can grab the mic and show off their singing talent, or just sit in the audience and cheer on their friends. Read More

Creative Movement (Ages 3-8)

4-4:45 pm

Paoli Library, 18 Darby Rd., Paoli

Children will be led through movement workshops that will introduce them to ballet vocabulary, movement explorations, choreography, and much more with teachers from Ballet 180. For ages 3-8. Online registration required. Read More

Valentine's Craft at Gladwyne Library

4-5 pm

362 Righter's Mill Rd., Gladwyne

Kids ages 3 and up can make Valentines for all the special people in their lives. Register online. Read More

Preschool STEAM Night

5-5:45 pm

Paoli Library, 18 Darby Rd., Paoli

Work together with your little scientist to explore magnets. Miss Stephanie will read “Stuck” by Oliver Jeffers and provide stations to explore what is magnetic, how a magnet works. For ages 3 to 5 years old with caregiver. Registration required. Read More

Out @ the Library

6-8 pm

Haverford Township Free Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown

This is the place for LGBTQ+ teens and everyone to engage and empower through art, games, discussion, and more. Read More

Thursday

Story Time at Wolff’s

10-10:45 am

Wolff’s Apple House, 81 S. Pennell Rd., Media

Dr. Kwon from Media Lima Dental will be a guest reader for Dental Health Month. Afterwards children will get to make and eat a healthy snack, and can stay to play in the play area. Read More

Three Dollar Thursdays at Elmwood Park Zoo

10 am-4:30 pm

1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown

Visit Elmwood Park Zoo on Thursdays during January and February for $3 admission for children ages 3-12. Read More

Children’s Read-Aloud Tour at Brandywine River Museum

10:30 am

1 Hoffman's Mill Rd., Chadds Ford

Young children and their grown-ups hear a story, interact with art in the museum, and make their own creative works in this popular program. This week's story is the silly sing-along book 'I Ain't Gonna Paint No More' Register online. Read More

Music Monkey Jungle at cBOP

10:30-11 am

cBOP, 393 West Lancaster Avenue, Haverford

The Music Monkey Jungle Sing Along! Best suited for ages baby- 4 years. $12 at the door. Babies under 6 months free. Read More

Tyler Arboretum Tiny Trackers

1-2:30 pm

515 Painter Rd., Media

Kids ages 4-6 and their favorite grownup will enjoy a themed lesson and nature exploration. This week: Furs and Skulls! Explore cool nature artifacts, hold deer antlers and touch real raccoon fur. Register online. Read More

Celebrate the Lunar New Year

3-5 pm

Bala Cynwyd Library, 131 Old Lancaster Rd., Bala Cynwyd

Celebrate the New Year with make-and-take activities at the STEAM table in the Junior Room! Appropriate for kids preschool-aged and up. No registration required. Read More

SpeakUp!

6:30 pm

Sacred Heart Academy, Holy Child School at Rosemont, 480 S. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr

SpeakUp! aims to create a space where teens can talk openly, honestly, and without judgment about difficult topics with adults in their lives, and get guidance and support. Register online. Read More

Friday

Morning Melodies: The Sounds of Nature

10-11 am

Common Space, 25 Rittenhouse Pl., Ardmore

Miss Brie leads a free, all-ages class focusing on creativity, music patterns, and self regulation. Read More

Family Fun Friday at Media-Upper Providence Free Library

11-11:45 am

1 E. Front St., Media

Kids ages 0-5 and their families can drop in for weekly themed fun. This week, the stories and craft will be shark themed! Read More

Dance Me a Story

2-2:45 pm

Middletown Free Library, 21 North Pennell Road, Media

This class for kids ages 2-5 features a story with movement and accompanying music. Registration required. Read More

BYOB and Pizza Night at Lulu’s Casita

4—7:30pm

6 Cricket Ave., Ardmore

Lulu’s is open until 7:30 pm for more fun, BYOB, and pizza starting at 4 pm. Parents can relax with some adult beverages while kids tire themselves out before bedtime. Read More

BYOB Night at Chatter Splatter

4-8 pm

1030 Conshohocken Rd., Conshohocken

Hang out, eat, drink, socialize while your kids have fun. Bring your own food or have it ordered directly to Chatter Splatter. Read More

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Photograph by Laura Swartz.  

Philadelphia Assistant Editor | Email tips to laura@familyfocus.org

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