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Events of Interest to Homeschoolers

Just thought I’d let Philadelphia Homeschoolers know about some fun events that may be of interest to you!

1. 

WHERE:  Franklin Institute

WHAT:  Target Community Night

COST:   FREE ADMISSION!!!

WHEN: 

  • March 14 (Wednesday)
  • April 19 (Thursday)
  • May 23 (Wednesday)
  • June 20 (Wednesday)

TIME:  5pm to 8pm

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  click on this website: http://www2.fi.edu/visitor-guide/events/community-events.php

2.

WHERE:  Please Touch Museum

WHAT:  Target First Wednesday

COST:  $2 ADMISSION!

WHEN: March 7 (Wednesday)

TIME:  5pm to 7pm

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  click on this website: http://www.pleasetouchmuseum.org/events/calendar/index.php?mo=3&yr=2012

3.

WHERE:  Wagner Free Science Institute

WHAT:  Homeschool Day

COST:  FREE ADMISSION! (but reservation is required)

WHEN:

  • March 16 (Friday) Lesson on Insects & Arthropods
  • April 13 (Friday) Lesson on Birds

TIME:  10am to 11:30am

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  click on this website: http://wagnerfreeinstitute.org/syllabi%202011-12/HomeSchoolInsects2012.htm

4.

WHERE:  Longwood Gardens

WHAT:  Homeschool Day

COST:  $5 per student; $12 per chaperone – (reservation required)

WHEN:

  • April 10 (Tuesday) Students will explore how geometry can be used in gardening and will design their own garden plot.

TIME:  10am

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  click on this website: http://www.longwoodgardens.org/HomeSchoolDays.html

5.

WHERE:  Bartram’s Gardens

WHAT:  Homeschool Day

COST:  $10 for first student; $8 for each additional sibling – (Pre-registration required).

WHEN:

  • March 14 (Wednesday)
  • April 5 (Thursday)
  • April 11 (Wednesday)
  • May 9 (Wednesday)

TIME:  10am or 1pm

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  click on this website: http://www.bartramsgarden.org/?page_id=24  or download this flyer: http://www.bartramsgarden.org/media/Homeschool-Flyer-4.pdf  You can also email or call: lgale@bartramsgarden.org or call 215-729-5281 ext. 110.

Posted by Gwen Fredette on Feb 28, 2012

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