Special Appearance by Bad Kitty!
Presented by Doylestown Bookshop at
16 S. Main Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
FREE to Attend
Friday, January 17, 2014
Bad Kitty is visiting Doylestown in promotion of her new book, “Drawn to Trouble. ” Children will have a chance to get their photo taken with Bad Kitty and receive free Kitty swag. In this seventh installment of the New York Times–bestselling series, Kitty encounters what may be her most formidable foe yet: her creator! Kitty soon learns that feline manipulation works both ways—especially when you’re at the wrong end of your author’s pencil. Along the way, Nick shows kids how a book is created, despite the frequent interruptions from you-know-who. Ages 7-10, Reading level 2nd-5th
Family Biking for the Curious
Presented by Philadelphia Kidical Mass
Firth & Wilson Transport Cycles
Saturday, January 18, 2014
933 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Curious about riding bikes with kids? This open house event is for you hosted by Kidical Mass Philly at Firth & Wilson Bike Shop. Kidical Mass Philly holds rides and events to show that kids are part of traffic too. KMPHL hopes to help you manage the tricky and rewarding world of biking with kids we are here to offer peer to peer learning. Meet with parents who have experience riding through all stages.
Annual Model Railroad Open House
Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club
Presented by Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club
at Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club
Sat-Sun // January 18-January 19, 2014
400 S. Main Street
(in the rear of the building)
Phoenixville, PA 19460
The trains are running 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Jan. 18 – 19
Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club – Annual Model Railroad Open House (since 1975); – Celebrating our 45th Anniversary of the Club’s formation.
Our Model Railroad Open House is “fun for kids of all ages”. SEE & HEAR freight & passenger trains pulled by steam or diesel engines over 700’ of track. Four different railroads are depicted on the 1,000+ square foot HO scale (1/87) model. Hundreds of buildings, vehicles, people and trees create realistic scenes. Numerous buttons allow visitors to bring scenes to life! See Thomas the Tank Engine & try your observation skills with our Scavenger Hunt.
Martin Luther King Sharing the Heritage Celebration
Presented by African American Museum in Philadelphia
at African American Museum in Philadelphia
Monday, January 20, 2014
11:00am – 5:00pm
701 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Join AAMP and the Citizens Bank Foundation as we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr! Donate food for our ChAAMPs Against Hunger Philabundance Food Drive; engage in hands-on service projects; explore our exhibits; watch great performances at our Community Celebration; and more!
Please visit our website for a detailed schedule of activities in January!
City Year Greater Philadelphia’s Martin Luther King Day of Service
Presented by City Year Greater Philadelphia
Overbrook High School
5898 Lancaster Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Monday, January 20, 2014
8:15am – 2pm
Info Phone: 267-386-7029
We are excited to invite you out to City Year Greater Philadelphia’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service to completely transform Overbrook High School in West Philadelphia!
This year 12 corps members serve at Overbrook High School as both tutors and mentors to ensure that their students remain in school and on track to succeed. On Monday, January 20, 2014, between 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM, volunteers will serve to support this team’s efforts by beautifying the entire school with mural paintings, mosaics, light construction and more!
Please join City Year for a dynamic day of service alongside community members, school partners, corporate sponsors, and City Year alumni. Please click here or follow the link at the bottom of the page to register for the event. Registration will close on Wednesday, January 15.
If you have any questions regarding the service day, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or (267) 386-7029.
MLK Day at the National Liberty Museum
Presented by National Liberty Museum
at National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Monday, January 20, 2014 @ 10am – 5pm
FREE admission all day, guided museum tours hourly, themed craft projects, and continuous viewings of Dr. King’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech. Special workshop on becoming an “Upstander” from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm for all ages. All activities and museum admission are free of charge. However, the Upstander workshop has limited seating and requires pre-registration.
Go to: http://www.mlkdayofservice.org/ to register.
MLK Day of Service at Historic Fair Hill
Presented by Historic Fair Hill Inc.
Historic Fair Hill Inc.
2901 Germantown Ave. at Cambria St.
Philadelphia, PA 19133
January 20, 2014 @ 10am – 1pm
Info Phone: 215-880-5951
Join us on Monday, January 20 from 10am – 1pm for Martin Luther King Day of Service. We’ll be cleaning up the grounds & neighboring streets & gardens, enjoying hot chocolate around the bonfire, & singing Civil Rights anthems. Volunteer groups please contact email@example.com.
ABOUT Places To Go, Things To Do
Every Monday afternoon, we share you places in tri-state area where you can go for fun, recreation, education, or just relaxation. Places that parents, grandparents, family and friends will enjoy! Join @RadioRobyn Monday afternoons beginning at 3:00PM ET for your connection to fun, recreation, education and relaxation. Places To Go AND Things To Do. #PlacesToGoThingsToDo Got a place to or thing to do you’d like us to share? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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