HSLDA Poetry Contest
WHAT: Write a poem on the theme for your age category.
COST: $15 per entry fee, or $10 if you are a member of HSLDA
FOR MORE INFORMATION: HSLDA Poetry Contest
The Talking Stick Open House
WHAT: Stop by to talk to staff and participants about our programs. We will be hosting the entire open house at our Garden Classroom. We have several families attending with young people in different age groups, so we are planning to have all ages, all programs meet in one location.
WHERE: The Garden Classroom at Awbury Arboretum (Check the link below for specific directions)
AGE: programs for ages 4-17
COST: FREE but kindly RSVP
Homeschool “Wild” in the City
WHAT: Hike the trails in search of birds and other wildlife that call the nature sanctuary home. Discover signs they leave behind to tell us that they were here, such as scat, tracks, bones and fur!!
TIME: 10 am -noon
WHERE: Pennypack Environmental Center 8600 Verree Rd, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19115
COST: $5 per child, please pre-register: Please call 215-685-0470 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a registration form.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Click Pennypack Environmental Center’s Facebook Page
A Few Things Outside the City, But Still Great Finds!
If you live near the Haverford Library and homeschool, you have a great resource within reach! Have you checked out their classes? If you don’t live near, their webpage has some good information too!
Here’s the link: Haverford Library
Interested in an outing for your kids, for a good price and daytime hours? How about bowling?
WHERE: DEVON LANES 300 Lancaster Avenue Devon, PA 19333
WHEN: Monday through Friday – Open to 3pm
COST: 2 Games Bowling including shoe rental $8.00 per person (including adults with kids)
FOR MORE INFO: Check out: Devon Lanes or call 610-688-1920 click on “specials” tab and scroll down
YMCA Homeschool Group
WHERE: Lansdowne YMCA 2110 Garrett Road Lansdowne, PA 19050
WHEN: Tuesdays, 8 week program
AGES: 4 1/2-12 years old
COST: Members: $45; Community: $90
FOR MORE INFO: Spring Program Guide Scroll down to page 2.