Nature-Inspired Yoga and Mindfulness for Children and Families

Chestnut Hill Library 8711 Germantown Ave, , PA, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join Jana Gunby, of Heartwell Yoga, in Partnership with Prescribe outside for nature-inspired yoga and mindfulness for kids and families! We will use the natural world as our inspiration as we explore mindfulness through the senses, the breath, and developmentally appropriate yoga poses. This class will also include songs, stories, journaling, and relaxation. Please note: […]

Free

Chess Outdoors!

Awbury Rec Center 6101 Ardleigh Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

This event aims to enhance critical thinking and foster a love for the game in a fun outdoor environment. No experience necessary!

Free

Archery (Mini-Session) & Scenic Waterway Walk

Pennypack on the Delaware 7801 State Rd., Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us for an 11am Archery mini-session lesson during Let's Go Outdoors' "Drop-In Archery" program at Pennypack on the Delaware.  Starts promptly at 11am. You'll have fun learning how to SAFELY use a bow and arrow to shoot a target, with the added bonus of getting to know a local park/organization - Pennypack on the […]

Free

Sun Prints & Scavenger Hunt

Join us in the vicinity of Valley Green Inn, along Forbidden Drive to see the beautiful Wissahickon Creek.  After or before enjoying the scenery, participants will collect natural items to make a sun print and do a fun scavenger hunt while waiting for it to dry and take home. Meet Location: We will NOT be […]

Free

Walk with CHOP! (July 13)

CHOP Cobbs Creek Primary Care 225 Cobbs Creek Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Need some fun walking buddies? Look no further than your friends at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia! During this monthly walking series, explore the beautiful gem of Cobbs Creek park with CHOP employees who are also looking to get their daily dose of nature! We’ll have giveaways, seasonal scavenger hunts, and snacks! Fill your nature prescription […]

Free

Movement Monday: Pond, Playground, Ice Pops

FDR Park 1500 Pattison Avenue and S Broad St, Philadelphia, United States

Join us for a some moving about around FDR's Park site.  Participants will get to know the scenic landscape of FDR Park, via moving/walking around the pond loop, plus having leisurely play at the playground.  During the walk around the pond, we'll stop intermittently to do some fun light physical activities (ex: jumping jacks, jog […]

Free

Books & Cooks, July 16

The Garden at CHOP Karabots Pediatric Care Center 4865 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join up for Books and Cooks, an interactive story and cooking program where we read together, play together, cook together, and eat together. All families will leave with a new book! The event is held on the third Tuesday of the month, from June through October! Plenty of free parking is available in the CHOP […]

Fitness Bootcamp

Northwood Park 4701 Castor Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Experience a high energy fitness bootcamp that blends exercise with the beauty of the outdoors. Led by Sport of Life Inc. this session is designed to challenge all fitness levels while promoting health, wellness and community spirit.

Free

Fly, Fly, Butterfly: Habitat Walk & Color Butterfly Suncatchers

The Farm at Awbury 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, PA

Let's take a habitat walk, where we'll stroll through a urban forest/woodland, travel the path of creek/wetland to a pond, then finish at a meadow to seek out beautiful fluttering butterflies.  Along our walk, we'll keep an eye out for other fluttering animals, like birds, and/or friendly insect critters.  Not only will we walk along […]

Free

Life’s a Beach: Water Games, Beach Balls, & Water Play

Houston Recreation Center 900 Grakyn Ln, Philadelphia, PA

Who say’s “Life's a Beach?!” Well, we know every day might not be a beach day…however, we hope you’ll join us for a fun session, where it'll be all things water or related to it.  We’ll start off with some basic water game warm-up fun, then we'll take time to do a color your own […]

Free

Music Monday: Sound Loop, Fun Play, Wind Chimes

FDR Park 1500 Pattison Avenue and S Broad St, Philadelphia, United States

Join us for a some nature sounds and "make our own musical sounds" around FDR Park.  Participants will get to know the scenic landscape of FDR Park, via walking around the pond loop, where we'll make intermittent stops to hear the sounds of nature, use basic wooden instruments to make our own sounds, and listen […]

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