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10/7 Rescue FloatPlane

Details: First Saturday of each month, 9am-12pm these workshops are free in-person or available to buy for a small fee.

Dining Under the Stars 

Wednesdays in May through September 5-11pm

Location: Media Borough

Details: Media’s main street closes down for traffic and opens up for al fresco dining from Jackson to Orange Sts. There is live music all along State Street and over a dozen different restaurants participating in the seasonal event.  Reservations are nice, but not required and with so many places to choose from, walk-ins are definitely welcome.

Festival of Fountains

Now through 9/24


0:00 am–6:00 pm Sunday, Monday & Wednesday

10:00 am–9:00 pm Thursday–Saturday

Closed Tuesdays

Location: Longwood Gardens


Timed Admission Tickets required

Timed Reservations required for Members after 3:00 pm Thursdays–Saturdays

Reservations not required for Gardens Premium Members and Innovators

Stroller Tours at The Brandywine Museum

Dates and Times: 9/8, 10/13, 11/10, & 12/8 10:30am

Location: Brandywine Museum in Chadds Ford

Details: Enjoy a relaxed morning out with your little one while engaging with art in the galleries. This guided tour is designed especially for adults accompanied by babies. Stroller Tours are offered once a month, each with a different theme.


Storytime under the trees

Time: 10:30-11am


Details: Join Haverford Library’s Children’s Librarians Mondays from 10:30am-11am for an outdoor, in-person Storytime in local Havertown parks!

Monday, Sep 11: Vets Park, 1002 Darby Road

Monday, Sep 18: Westgate Park, 301 Oxford Hill Lane

Monday, Sep 25: Hilltop Park, Steel Road

Monday, Oct 2: Paddock Park, 214 West Hillcrest

Monday, Oct 9: Grange Park 599 Cumberland Road

Monday, Oct 16: Paddock Park, 214 West Hillcrest

Monday, Oct 23: Westgate Park, 301 Oxford Hill Lane

Monday, Oct 30: Grange Park, 599 Cumberland Road


Maker Space Open Hours @ MFL w/ Mr. Jason

Time: 4-6pm

Location: Middletown Free Library


Ages 8+

Drop in and join Mr. Jason to have access to some of our Maker Space supplies & tools. 3D Printing (ages 10+), 3D Doodler Pens, watercolor painting, drawing, Cricut (bring your own material!), Carvey CNC machine (limited use), MERGE Cubes, Edison Robots, Cubelets. Feel free to bring your own supplies to work on other projects! No one unsupervised under the age of 12. Registration is NOT required.


Nature Mindfulness for Kids: With Prana Llama Yoga

Dates and Times: Wednesdays, September 13 – October 4 at 4:30-5:30 PM

Location: Chanticleer in Wayne


Ages 7-12

Join us at Chanticleer: a Pleasure Garden, for a 4-week series of mindfulness classes led by Prana Llama Yoga instructor Amy Swanson. Each 50-minute class incorporates movement and mindfulness experiences geared toward children ages 7-12.

Surrounded by the serene flowers and trees of Chanticleer, children will ease into the beautiful landscape, leaving behind any challenges from the day, and learning breathing techniques and relaxation methods to incorporate in everyday activities. Mindfulness practices benefit every aspect of our lives by teaching us to notice our breath and acknowledge our emotions.

While children participate in class, caretakers are asked to remain on Chanticleer grounds. Feel free to stroll our gardens or relax in one of our many comfortable chairs or benches. The program will take place rain or shine, an indoor location is available in the event of bad weather.

If you arrive earlier than 4:00 to enjoy the Garden before the class, please plan to pay admission– General admission: $12, With Radnor Library card: $6, With season pass: Free. Kids 12 and under are free


Swarthmore Song Circle

Time: 7-9pm

Location: Park Avenue Community Center – 129 Park Avenue Swarthmore, PA, 19081

Details: Pull up a chair, bring your instrument or just your ears for listening or your hands for clapping.

All are welcome at the Song Circle. This welcoming jam is free for all.

The song circle happens every Thursday

Take & Make Craft Kits

Time: All day through 9/27

Location: Upper Darby Township/Sellers Library – Sellers Memorial Branch

Details: Available in the Children’s Library. Free craft kits for Preschool – 2nd grade and Grades 3 – 5. New kits weekly while supplies last!

Preschool Play Group

Time: 11am-1pm every 2nd and 4th Saturday

Location: Yeadon Public Library

Details: Ages 6 months to 5 years



Location Linvilla Orchards

Details: Pay by activity which includes: Fishing, pick your own, Mazes, Daytime Hay rides, apple blasters, train rides, Witches hayrides, and Autumn Moon evening hay rides

Saturday 9/16/23

Norwood Community Day

Time: 10am-11pm

Location: Borough of Norwood


Live Music
A Petting Zoo with Horse Rides
Moon bounces, a Rock Climbing Wall, Obstacle Course
Beer Garden
Food Trucks & Vendors
and more!

Kite- Making Workshop

Time: 10am-12pm

Location: Back lawn of Radnor Memorial Library

Details: Professional kite-makers from the South Jersey Kite Flyers’ Association will guide participants age 3 & up in assembling and personalizing their own kite. Drop by the library’s back lawn anytime between 10 AM and Noon.

Paint and Storytime: Happy Fall Mug

Time: 10-11am

Location: Busy Bees Pottery in Springfield

Details: *Registration Required*
Ages 18 months – 5 years old are welcome to come out and paint this “Happy Fall” Mug. First we will paint then we will have Storytime!

Saturday 9/16/23

Norwood Community Day

Time: 9am

Location: Norwood Lower Park

Details: Craft Fair and Live Performances All Day. All are welcome and we look forward to sharing the day with you all.

Sunday 9/17/23

Radnor Fall Festival

Time: 12-4pm

Location: North Wayne Ave

Details: TBA

Children’s Book World In-Person Author Event: Heather Pierce Stigall

Time: 1pm

Location: Children’s Book World 17 Haverford Station Rd., Haverford

Details: Paisley’s Big Birthday
by Heather Pierce Stigall
Join us as we celebrate Heather Stigall’s new picture book, Paisley’s Big Birthday on Sunday, September 17th at 1:00pm. A sweet story about having patience as we grow. This lovely story is for everyone ages 4 and up!

Saturday 9/30/23

Autumn Bounty Fetsival

Time: 11am-4pm

Location: Terrain in Glenn Mills

Details: live demos, live music, local artisan makers, family fun and more.

Sunday 10/1/23

Fall Harvest Festival at Newlin Grist Mill

Time: 10am-4pm

Location: Newlin Grist Mill


The festival will feature a variety of historic skills and trades demonstrations, as well as fun activities for kids of all ages. Visitors can learn colonial dancing with the Heritage Dancers, enjoy performances by Tuckers’ Tales Puppet Theatre, and play 18th-century games! Many favorite activities from years past will be returning, including pumpkin painting and hayrides.

A Colonial Market will offer up handcrafted goods for sale, and a Tavern will feature beverages from Deer Creek Malthouse and Penns Woods Winery. Parking is $5 per car. Shuttle buses between the parking area and the festival site will run every 15 minutes throughout the event. Additional costs apply for hayrides and pumpkin painting.

Fall Harvest & Great Pumpkin Patch

Time: 1-4pm

Location: Willows Park in Villanova

Details: Pre-Registration Required for FREE Large Pumpkins. (1) Large Pumpkin per family. Available for Radnor Township Residents Only. Tractor rides, pumpkin picking, gem mining, mechanical bull, balloon animals, Kona ice, food, refreshments, entertainment and more!

Saturday 10/7/23

Fall into the arts festival

Time: 12-3pm

Location: Smithbridge Park


Join us for the 3rd annual Fall into the Arts Festival, where Darlington Arts Center and Concord Township come together to celebrate and showcase local artists!

Purchase art made by Delco-based artists, listen to the sounds of local musicians, and enjoy food and drink from local businesses.

Sunday 10/8/23

Media State Street Festival

Time: 11am-5pm

Location: State Street in Media

Details: Kids Zone, crafters. music and food

Main Streets of Ridley Park Fall Festival & Car Show

Time: 12-5pm

Location: East Hinckley and Ward Avenues

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