Kid Friendly Hike to Playground Site

Houston Meadow Trailhead 991 E Cathedral Rd., Philadelphia, PA

Enjoy an easy/moderate hike, along the Houston Meadow Trail, which ends at Houston Rec Center, which has an awesome playground. To Be Clear: The hike start is NOT where the hike ends, though we will only be about a 10-minute sidewalk/paved walk from where the hike ends. TRAIL/HIKE DETAILS This is an easy/slightly moderate hike […]

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Event Series Kid Nature Stroll to Nature Playground

Playground and Nature Stroll

Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center 700 Cobbs Creek Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA

Meet us at the playground, anytime between 11am-1pm, for some outdoor educational fun.  In addition, our educators will lead you on an easy nature stroll, along the Cobbs Creek trail, where you’ll enjoy lovely views of the creek as you walk. Look for us in the vicinity of the playground. STROLL DETAILS This is an […]

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Bubble Walk & Bingo Fun

Cobbs Creek Nature Playground 700 Cobbs Creek Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA +1 more

Join us for a nature stroll along the Cobbs Creek trail or within the Wissahickon Valley Park (depending on which location you're attending), where we'll enjoy scenic views of the creek, learn some outdoor facts, look for some birds/animals and stop along the way to blow some bubbles for fun.  We'll also play some Bingo […]

Free

Animals Finding Food

Pleasant Hill Park Pleasant Hill Park, Philadelphia, PA

Ever wonder how animals find food?  If so, join us for this interactive and fun session.  Please note that this is not an animal show where live animals are presented.  This event is informational and allows walks within the park to spot any local wildlife and offer fun discussion.  Drop in anytime between 11am-1pm

Free

Sunday Funday at Awbury Farm

The Farm at Awbury 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, PA

Free and family-friendly activities every first Sunday of the month from 1 – 4 pm. See the Philly Goat Project and Cluck Patrol, take wellness classes, go on farm tours, get your hands dirty in gardening workshops, and stop by Awbury’s Farm Market for fresh, local produce. 

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Color, Create, Decorate

Cobbs Creek Nature Playground 700 Cobbs Creek Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA

Join us on October 7, 2023 anytime between 11 am and 1 pm. Participate in creative outdoor activities with our friendly and fun educators. Do guided crafts like coloring, imaginative creation with outdoor materials and/or DIY craft decoration!

Free

Horsin’ Around the Stables

Monastery Stables 1000 Kitchens Lane, Philadelphia, PA

Join Let's Go Outdoors, in partnership with Monastery Stables, for a fun, free-flowing program at the stables.  Drop in anytime between 12pm-2pm for this family-friendly event. 

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Kid-Friendly Hike to Playground Site

Houston Meadow Trailhead 991 E Cathedral Rd., Philadelphia, PA

Enjoy an easy hike along the Houston Meadow Trail ending at Houston Recreation Center’s awesome playground!

Free

Fuss Free Outdoor Activity

Wissahickon Environmental Center (The Tree House) 300 W Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Bring the kiddos to join our educators for some fuss-free fun at Houston Playground. Parents/caregivers, there’s nothing you need to bring, other than kids - We’ve got you covered!

Free

Canceled: Tree ID & Card Making

Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center 700 Cobbs Creek Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA

Unfortunately, this event has been canceled.  We apologize for any inconvenience. Ever wonder what type of tree is growing on your block, on your property, or just in the local area?  During this session, we’ll offer some basic tree identification tips. In addition, registrants will have a chance to create a colorful leaf etching notecard, […]

Free

Canceled: Drop-In Archery

FDR Park Playspace 1954 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Unfortunately, we have canceled this event.  We apologize for any inconvenience. Come out for a FREE Drop-In Archery event, drop by anytime between 11am - 1pm. 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 - FDR Park.  […]

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Bingo, Bubbles, Binoculars

DiSilvestro Playground 1701 S. 15th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Join us atDi Silvestro Playground for some leisurely fun. Kids can play at the playground and also take breaks to play BINGO, blow some bubbles or use some binoculars to look for birds. To play or take part in our activities, kiddos must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Drop by anytime between 11am-1pm.

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