CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN: It’s A Wrap: Winter’s Over Throwback

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

**CANCELLED: Unfortunately, this program has been cancelled due to anticipated rain in the forecast. A flood watch is in effect for much of the city, so please stay dry and stay safe! We look forward to seeing you with sunnier skies during the weeks ahead!** Winter's over and we're about to welcome Spring.  However, we […]

Free

Storytime Stroll: Buggin Out (Color/Create Bug Masks)

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

February is almost over and Spring is near, so it's time to "BUG OUT!" Join us as we read cute bug-themed stories, color a bug mask, and take a stroll in search of some cute buggy critters. We'll definitely be buggin out, not freaking out, since we'll have Educators that'll guide us on a nature […]

Free

Let it Snow: Storytime, Snowballs & Snowglobes

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

The weather's cold and as the song goes... "...let it snow, let it snow, let it snow...," which is part of our program title. Join us as we read snow-themed stories, toss some indoor soft-play snowballs and make small decorative snowglobes.  We'll be INDOORS though will take a short stroll to enjoy the winter air […]

Free

The Wildlife is Watching You

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

Learn new ways to discover how Wildlife feels about you in real-time. By playing games that make space for seeking activities and sneaky movements, participants are guided to re-learn how to feel more 'at home’ in natural spaces. 

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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

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 […]

Free

Color, Create, and Decorate!

Houston Recreation Center 900 Grakyn Ln, Philadelphia, PA +2 more

Get creative outdoors by joining us, anytime between 11am-1pm, for some coloring, imaginative creation with outdoor materials and/or DIY craft decoration.  Look for us in the vicinity of the playground, […]

Event Series Create/Decorate a Bird House & Birding

Create/Decorate a Bird House & Birding

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

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 will learn about a few birds, able to use binoculars and take a stroll to possibly see some that reside in the Wissahickon Valley Park […]

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Kid Hike to Creek Site

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

Enjoy an easy/moderate hike, within Wissahickon Valley Park, where you'll enjoy lovely views and see the Wissahickon Creek.

Free

Kid Hike to Creek Site

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

Enjoy an easy/moderate hike, within Wissahickon Valley Park, where you'll enjoy lovely views and see the Wissahickon Creek.

Free