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More March Happenings!

Celebrate Pi Day with a robotics adventure!

WHAT: Independence Seaport Museum and Snapology are teaming up to offer a special program featuring LEGO® models with working motors and sensors. Create your own rocking boat as you explore robotics and basic computer programming, and practice critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork and collaboration.

WHEN
: Tuesday, March 14

TIME: 
11 am -noon (museum is open from 10am-5pm)

WHERE
: Independence Seaport Museum 211 S. Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia, PA 19106

AGE
: 6-12

COST
: FREE!! for Snapology Class, $16 + $1.87 fee for an adult museum entrance (one child FREE!!!), additional children $12. 2 and under are free

FOR MORE INFORMATION: 
Register here
Class size limited to 18. If more sign up, there’s the possibility to have a second class at noon!

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Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts H.S. Workshops

WHEN: March 3rd, 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: March 3rd
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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Penn Museum

WHEN: March 8th (*Please note different week!)
WHERE: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
3260 South St. Philadelphia, PA 19104
TIME: 10am-1pm
COST: $12 per child/adult; One adult per family is free; Children 3 and under are free!
FOR MORE INFORMATION: or to register click here Penn Museum or call 215.746.6774

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Bartram’s Garden Science Classes

WHEN: March 14th (NOTE* change of date, due to facilitator training)
WHERE: Bartram’s Garden 5400 LINDBERGH BLVD. PHILADELPHIA, PA 19143
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.

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Uncorked Artist at Peddler’s Village

WHAT: Be guided thru a re-creation of a famous work of art, learn about the featured artist, and have some time to socialize. Come home with a work of art and a hand out for portfolios on the featured subject. Please bring a lunch.
WHEN: March 20th
WHERE: Peddler’s Uncorked Shop & Studio #74 Peddler’s Village Lahaska, PA 18931
TIME: 11am-2pm
COST:
 $20 for the first participant, $15 each additional family member
AGES: 6 and up, if more than 20 kids- they split into two age groups for a class at the same time.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: click HERE

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Target Community Night at The Franklin Institute

WHEN: March 15th
WHERE: The Franklin Institute
TIME: 5pm to 8pm
COST: FREE ADMISSION!!!

FOR MORE INFORMATION: click on this website: Franklin Institute
Check in at the registration table for chance to win a Free Family Membership!

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