Fly, Fly, Butterfly: Nature Loop & Color Butterfly Suncatchers

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

Join us for a color your own decorative butterfly suncatcher.  Kid participants will use markers to be creative in designing their own butterfly suncatcher. In addition, attendees will take a stroll along a nature loop to see if there's any butterflies fluttering around. Start Time: 11:00am Meet Location:  Wissahickon Environmental Center (also known as, "The […]

Free

Wonderous Walkabout: Farm, Pond, Birds

The Farm at Awbury 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, PA

Let's take a walk throughout the wonderous landscape of Awbury.  Young ones (and adults) will get active through walking, as they stroll through the farm, hopefully seeing chickens, goats, gardens, […]

Free

CANCELED: 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

GOATing at the Library!

Donatucci Library 1935 W Shunk Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join the Philly Goat Project in the garden at Donatucci Library! Meet these furry friends, including a mini nature walk. All ages welcome! Rain date: Tuesday, May 14.

Free

Goat Walk & Bird Talk

Join Philly Goat Project for bird-watching at 10 AM and a goat walk at 11AM! FREE! Please keep an eye out for weather updates on PGP's website and social media (rain date: May 12)

Free

Nature Obstacle Course

5070 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 5070 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us at Fairmount Park for the Sport of Life Inc.'s Nature Obstacle Course, a dynamic outdoor adventure designed to challenge and delight children while they explore the natural world. Participants must be at least 5 years old. START TIME:  12pm LOCATION: 5070 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 PARKING:  Plenty of free street parking.

Free

Sense-ational Stroll

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

Join Sierra Club and BE-WEHL on May 11th for a sensory stroll around FDR Park! We will use our nose, ears, eyes, and hands to explore nature and get to know our local wildlife. Use a scavenger hunt to help you find ways to connect to the outdoors! This outing is family friendly and will […]

CANCELED: Bingo, Bubbles, Binoculars

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

CANCELED:  Due to the weather, we have canceled this event. It's time for a game that never gets old - B-I-N-G-O, with added bubble blowing fun for the kiddos.  In addition, we'll take a walkabout along a Wissihickon nature loop, to spy some birds with our kid-friendly binoculars. Start Time: 11:00am Meet Location:  Wissahickon Environmental Center […]

Free

Tweet, Tweet: Create/Decorate a Birdhouse & Birding

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

Join us for a create/decorate your own decorative bird house.  Kid participants will assemble a wooden craft bird house and use markers to color and/or decorate it. In addition, attendees […]

Free

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

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

Let's take a nature walk in search of beautiful fluttering butterflies, soaring birds, and/or friendly critters.  Not only will we walk along the scenic trail to see what we see, we'll also have time to create/decorate butterfly suncatchers by letting kiddos use markers to color in window clings in the form of butterflies. Start Time: […]

Free

Field Trip to Dixon Meadow Preserve!

2409 W. Westmoreland Street Philadelphia, PA 19129 2409 W. Westmoreland Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Looking for a breath of fresh air? Join Sport of Life Inc. for a quick trip just north of the city to Dixon Meadow Preserve! A haven for birders, walkers and those who enjoy the area’s natural flora and fauna, the preserve is sure to have spring in full swing for those seeking a dose […]

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Circle Up, S’mores & Farm Explore

The Farm at Awbury 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, PA

Join us as we take a quick and easy hike along the Farm side of Awbury Arboretum's grounds.  However, before we do that, we'll circle up for a welcoming game/activity.  Then, when we venture on our hike, we’ll enjoy the scenery and maybe spot a few soaring birds or friendly crawling critters.  We’ll end at […]