Classes

Homeschool Classes in Philadelphia

Following is a list of classes specifically for homeschoolers in or near Philadelphia.

If you’d like to add your class to this list, please email me!  sarah@thelambertfam.com

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Philadelphia Museum of Art Classes

WHEN: 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

WHEN: First Wednesday of every month
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: 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: First 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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Bartram’s Garden Science Classes

WHEN: Second Wednesday of every month
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: Homeschooler 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: 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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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: Third Monday of each month
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: Third Wednesday of each month
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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Penn Museum

WHEN: Third Wednesday of the month
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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Webucator Online Training Program

WHEN: Now!
WHERE: At your home! Webucator (online) is offering their computer classes free of charge to homeschoolers!  Free Online Software and Web Development Classes
TIME: At your chosing!
COST: Courses provided free of charge by the CEO of Webucator, a Homeschool Father
AGES: Must be at least 13 years old
TO REGISTER for a course, students simply:

    1. Go to our Self-paced Courses page.
    2. Browse through the courses and select a course you are interested in.
    3. Click the Register Now button under “Self-paced 24/7 Training”.
    4. Fill out your information.
    5. In the Payment box, at the bottom, click “I have a coupon” and enter HOMESCHOOL for the Coupon Code and click Register.

Each student must sign up with a unique email address so he/she can return to individual courses properly.

For any registration questions, simply email: homeschool@webucator.com.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Here’s a link to their Blog Announcement in 2014

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Art at Valley Lake Gallery

WHAT: Homeschooler’s Art Class
WHEN: Tuesdays, 11am-12pm for ages 6-10
1pm-2:30pm for ages 10-16
WHERE: 3 Village Road, Horsham, PA 19044
COST: $75 per 5 week session

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check out  Art at Valley Lake Gallery

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SkyZone Trampoline Park

WHAT: Homeschool Jump or Hop
WHEN
: every Friday
WHERE: Levittown, PA 12-3pm; $10 for 60 minutes,
Moorestown, NJ 11am-3pm; $10 for 60 minutes, $15 for 90 minutes, $20 for 120                                  minutes
In store use only. Mention Home School Jump when paying to receive the discount. Not valid online. Cannot be combined with other discounts.

FOR MORE INFORMATIONSkyZone of Levittown or SkyZone of Moorestown

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Pinnacle Parkour Academy Philadelphia

WHAT: Homeschool program
WHEN: Every Monday and Wednesday
TIME: 1-3 pm
WHERE: Pinnacle Parkour Academy Philadelphia 3500 Scotts Lane Suite C-1                 Philadelphia, PA 19129

For More Information: Parkour Philadelphia Classes Facebook  and Pinnacle Parkour Website

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The Sewing Room

WHAT: Homeschool sewing classes (4 Week Class)
WHEN:  Wednesdays, every 4 weeks
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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Flip Out Productions

WHAT: Homeschool Gymnastic Classes
WHERE: 2757-59 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19134
*New location as of 6/10/2017
WHEN: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 8 week sessions, runs every 8 weeks
COST: $100 for first child, $150 for 2, $220 for 3, $300 for 4 children per 8 week session
(This is about half off! Only for homeschool classes!)
TIME: starting at 1:00pm; younger kids will meet for 45 minutes;
older kids from 2-3:30pm
AGES: classes are divided into two age groups: 4-6 years old and 7 years old and up

FOR MORE INFORMATION: check out Katie’s website at Flip Out Productions

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Stitchers’ Dream

WHEN: on-going Mondays
WHERE: Stitcher’s Dream  221 S. Easton Rd. Glenside, PA 19038
TIME: 10:30-12:30
COST: $15 per 2 hour session or $60 for 4 2-hour sessions
AGES:9-18

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Homeschool Stitchers’ Dream, also take a look at General Class Information

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Legacy Youth Tennis and Education

WHAT: Homeschool Tennis Classes
Our campus houses eight indoor courts, eight outdoor courts, two hitting walls, a library, a computer classroom and a fitness room. Siblings and families may work on school work in our library while the clinic is running. Spend time with other Home School families and don’t lose time in your day by continuing the school day here at Legacy!
WHERE: 4842 Ridge Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19129
WHEN: Fridays for 12 weeks
COST: $130 for 12 classes, sibling discount available
TIME: Beginner class 10-11 am; Intermediate class 11am-12pm
AGES: 4-18 years old

FOR MORE INFORMATION: click here Legacy Homeschool Clinic
or HERE for registration form

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Philadelphia School of Circus Arts

WHAT: Homeschool Circus Classes: Designed for the homeschooled or unschooled youth age 6 – 10, this class is a great outlet for physical exercise and creative energy. Rope-climbing, trapeze, tightwire, juggling, and tumbling while having a great time. Students build confidence, grace, and strength as they explore their own potential on the mats and in the air!
WHERE: Philadelphia School of Circus Arts 5900A Greene St, Philadelphia PA 19107
WHEN: Thursdays
TIME: 1:00-2:00pm
COST: $204 for 12 week session ($17/class)
AGES: 6-10

For more information: Youth Classes (scroll down for the calendar and homeschool)
You are also welcome to stop by and observe any of the classes in session.

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Grow Philly Futsal Academy

WHAT: Homeschool Futsal Classes
Futsàl is a soccer game played on a courts using touch lines. The surface, ball, and rules create space for players to improvise and develop their creativity and technique.
WHERE: East Passyunk Rec Center  1025 Mifflin Street,    Philadelphia 19148
WHEN: Tuesdays
COST: 7 classes for $70 (comes with a jersey); drop-ins $12 a class
TIME: 12:15-1:00
AGES: about 8 and up

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check out Grow Philly Futsal Academy or email mrsubits@growphilly.org   RSVP for a free trial class

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Grow Philly Music 

WHAT: Homeschool Music Classes
Intro to three instruments, Learn to read and write music, Learn how to identify rhythms, Learn how to play with others
WHERE: East Passyunk Rec Center  1025 Mifflin Street,    Philadelphia 19148
WHEN: Tuesdays
COST: 7 classes for $100 (comes with a t-shirt)
TIME: 1:15-2:15
AGES: about 8 and up

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check out Grow Philly Music or email mrsubits@growphilly.org   RSVP for a free trial class

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Palace Roller Skating & Fun Center


WHAT: Homeschoolers Skate Time
WHERE: 1586 Roosevelt Blvd. Philadelphia, PA 19116-3032
WHEN: Mondays, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
COST: 8$ 1st child, $4 each additional skater; includes rentals

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Click HERE, scroll down on the calendar

Updated 5.21.2017

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