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Upcoming in November

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The Philadelphia Orchestra

WHAT: School Concerts- open to homeschoolers; 45 minute full orchestra performance
WHERE: Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center
300 S. Broad Street Phila. 19102
WHEN: Nov. 1st at 12:15
WHO: Grades 3-5
COST: $8 per student, teacher

FOR MORE INFORMATIONPhiladelphia Orchestra School Concerts

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Philadelphia Museum of Art Classes

WHEN: Nov. 2nd; First Wednesday of every month
WHERE: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130
TIME: 10am to 12 pm
COST: $11 per class non-members; $9 per class members
AGES: Specific class for each age group

FOR MORE INFO: Please click on this site: Art Museum

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Please Touch Museum Discount Admission

WHENNov. 2nd; First Wednesday monthly
WHERE: Please Touch Museum
TIME: 4pm to 7pm
COST: $2 ADMISSION!

FOR MORE INFORMATION: please click on their calendar on the “First Wednesdays”  events Please Touch Museum

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Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts H.S. Workshops

WHEN: Nov. 4th; First Friday of every month, includes 45 min tour & 45 min. art lesson
WHERE: 128 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19102
TIME: 2 pm – 3:30pm
COST: $10 for non-members; members are free
AGES: All ages

FOR MORE INFO: Please click on this site: PAFA  or email Stephen at scoleman@pafa.org.
There are also FREE afterschool programs for students in grades 9 – 12. Click here for more information: PAFA High School Classes

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Wagner Free Institute of Science

WHEN: Nov. 4th; 1st Friday each month
WHERE: The Wagner Free Institute of Science of Philadelphia
TIME: 10-1130am
COST: FREE, DONATIONS are appreciated, a donation of $10 per adult and $5 per child is suggested, but any contribution will be appreciated. Pre-registration required

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check out their website by clicking here:
Wagner Free Institute
You can also email or call: (215)763-6529 x 17 or reservations@wagnerfreeinstitute.org

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Princeton University Concerts

WHAT: Baby Got Bach: Wonderful Winds
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 5th
TIME: 1:00 pm
WHERE: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
              Woolworth Center, Princeton, NJ 08544
COST:
 $10/adults; $5 kids/students
AGES: especially for 3-6 and their families

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Baby Got Bach

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Bartram’s Gardens Science Classes

WHEN: Nov. 9th; Second Wednesday of every month
WHERE: Bartram’s Gardens
TIME: 10am- noon or 1pm- 3pm
COST: $12 per student; Pre-registration required
AGES: 5-13

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check out their website by clicking here: Homeschool Days
You can also email Leslie at lgale@bartramsgarden.org or call 215-729-5281 ext. 110.

Also, those with little kids (ages 2-4) check out their Little Explorers Program which meets the first Wednesday of each month.

Just a note, becoming a member is a great deal! (Little Explorers and Homeschool Days for all kids in your family are included in the membership price!)

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The Franklin Institute

WHEN: Nov. 10th; 2nd Thursday of each month
WHERE: Center City, 20th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
TIME: 10:30-2:30pm, with free time afterwards to explore
COST: $60 per student (non-member), $55 per student (member)
AGES: 7-14

FOR MORE INFORMATIONThe Franklin Institute
Call 215.448.1200 (Option 5) to reserve your space

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Lenape Chamber Ensemble

WHAT: Concert in the Round
WHEN:  Saturday, Nov. 12, 10-11 am 
TIME: 10-11am 
AGES:
4-12
WHERE: Delaware Life Science Auditorium at Delaware Valley University
700 East Butler Ave. Dowlestown, PA 18901
COST: Children-$2, Adults-FREE!

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Lenape Chamber Ensemble

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The Sewing Room

WHAT: Homeschool sewing classes (4 Week Class)
WHEN:  Starts Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016
WHERE: 703 West Ave. Jenkintown, Pa. 19046
TIME: hand sewing for ages 5-9 at 10-12; machine sewing for ages 10-18 at 1-3
COST: $100 for 4 week class

FOR MORE INFORMATION: The Sewing Room

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 The Philadelphia Orchestra

WHAT: Open Rehearsals- open to homeschoolers
WHERE: Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center
300 S. Broad Street Phila. 19102
WHEN:  Nov. 17 and multiple dates throughout the season at 10:30am-1pm (with a 20                   minute intermission); come at 9:45am for a Pre-Rehearsal Conversation
WHO: mature middle school and high school students (and college)
COSTFREE!! (you may only attend one per season)

FOR MORE INFORMATIONOpen Rehearsals

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