WHAT: Live music, Kids activities, Cider pressing, Pumpkins for sale and more
WHERE: Awbury Arboretum
WHEN: This Saturday, October 8 from 11am-3pm
For more information: Harvest Festival
Access to Science Initiative: Opening the Doors to Autism
WHAT: Children on the autism spectrum and their families are invited to experience our new exhibit, Dinosaurs Unearthed-before the crowds.
Hang out with fellow LEGO-lovers and build dino-inspired creations as part of our Dinosaur Brick Club, “Lego My Dino.” You can also visit with the dinosaurs, explore our children’s discovery center Outside In, and wander through the dioramas at your own pace.
The Academy offers Access to Science events when the museum is open only for families with children on the spectrum. These are scheduled at different times each year.
WHERE: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103
WHEN: This Sunday, October 9 from 9-11am
COST: FREE!! Museum entry is Pay What You Wish; no pre-registration required
For More Information: Academy of Natural Sciences Autism (Scroll down for the Access to Science Initiative)
Homeschoolers’ Fire Prevention Week Program
WHAT: Homeschoolers, meet your fire safety requirement early this year by joining us for a visit from the Brookline Fire Company during Fire Prevention Week. Fire fighters will show us their equipment, discuss fire safety and answer your questions. At the end of the program, you’ll receive a certificate of participation for your portfolio.
WHERE: Held at the Haverford Township Free Library 1601 Darby Road Havertown, PA 19083
WHEN: Wednesday, October 12 11-12pm
COST: FREE!! REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Check out the library’s page for more information: Haverford Library Fire Prevention Program (scroll down)
Also, if you live near here the Haverford Library offers many programs just for homeschoolers! Haverford Library
WHAT: a six-week series of events celebrating the Delaware River and its tributaries throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. 30 distinct events will provide recreational opportunities and hands-on learning activities to attendees, and teach them about simple steps they can take in order to improve water quality throughout the Delaware River watershed.
Upcoming dates: Wednesday, October 12 and Saturday, Oct 15
Check out the schedule on Facebook: River Days
Fire Prevention Expo
WHAT: Need some Fire Safety time for your school year? Check out Lower Southampton Township’s Fire Prevention Expo
WHERE: Held at the Feasterville, PA Kmart parking Lot
176 W. Street Road Feasterville, PA 19053
WHEN: Saturday, October 15 noon-4pm
Check out their facebook page for more information: Fire Prevention Expo