Delaware County Area Weekend Events & Festivities 8/9 – 8/11

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All Weekend

Sesame Place Fun
Details, tickets and info HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details HERE
Save 50% on Adult Admission Tickets HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Mighty Mike at the Adventure Aquarium
Meet America’s Biggest Baddest Alligator!
Details, prices and times HERE

Friday, August 9, 2013

A Year with Frog and Toad
at Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
10:30 AM
Details and Ticket info HERE

Fun Friday: Sciencetellers
at Ridley Township Library
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM
ages 3-10
Each high-energy program is performed by a Scienceteller (part Scientist and part Storyteller) to create a fun, unexpected, and unforgettable experience where science is presented through stories. It is with this synergy of science and storytelling that Sciencetellers engages the audience, by combining these seemingly different ideas and using the resulting reaction to educate and entertain! 
No registration required
Details HERE

Fun Day Friday Flicks
at Haverford Township Library
11 AM – 12:30 PM
No registration required
Details HERE

Spring Chicken Kids Consignment Sale
Friday, August 9th Noon – 8pm and
Saturday, August 10th from 8am – 2pm
With 1/2 price sale on all white tagged items Noon – 2:00 PM Saturday
at the Armenian Martyrs Congregational Church, 100 N. Edmonds Ave, Havertown (1 block off of Township Line, Route 1).
This sale accepts both cash and credit cards.
Be sure to check out the Spring Chicken Kids Consignment webpage and Facebook page to keep up on details about current and future sales.

Delaware County 4-H Fair
1 PM – 8 PM
at 395 Bishop Hollow Road, Newtown Square
FREE
See full schedule of events HERE

Fun Friday Craft – Dirt/Mud Craft
1 PM – 2 PM
at Ridley Township Library
ages 3 – 10
Details HERE

Friday Art Fest
at Lansdowne Library
2 PM
Drop in art. From tie dying to collage.
Details HERE

Rose Tree Summer Festival – Separate Ways
7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE

Fiddler on the Roof
at Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
7:30 PM
Details and tickets HERE

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Spring Chicken Kids Consignment Sale
Friday, August 9th Noon – 8pm and
Saturday, August 10th from 8am – 2pm
With 1/2 price sale on all white tagged items Noon – 2:00 PM Saturday
at the Armenian Martyrs Congregational Church, 100 N. Edmonds Ave, Havertown (1 block off of Township Line, Route 1).
This sale accepts both cash and credit cards.
Be sure to check out the Spring Chicken Kids Consignment webpage and Facebook page to keep up on details about current and future sales.

Delaware County 4-H Fair
9 AM – 4 PM
at Garrett Williamson Foundation 395 Bishop Hollow Road, Newtown Square
FREE
See full schedule of events HERE

Lansdowne Farmer’s Market
9 AM – 1 PM (Every Saturday starting May 25th)
at the Lansdowne Avenue parking lot across from the historic Lansdowne Theater, 30 North Lansdowne Avenue
FREE parking Saturdays during the market at the Lansdowne & Highland Avenue lots
Details HERE

Swarthmore Farmers’ Market (opening day May 25)
9:30 am to 1:30 pm
In municipal building parking lot, across from the Swarthmore Co-op
Products: IPM vegetables & fruit – mushrooms – meat and eggs from grass-fed animals – crusty bread – artisan chocolate and soap.
Local partner: Swarthmore Town Center, Inc.

Details HERE

Lowe’s Build & Grow Kids Clinic – Create Dusty from Disney Planes
10 AM
FREE
Registration Required – Details and to register go HERE

Michaels Craft Store – FREE Family Event – Creativity Can
10 AM – 12 PM ** While Supplies Last
Details HERE

Friends of Middletown Free Library Summer Book Sale at  The Granite Run Mall Center Court
10 AM – 9 PM
There will be thousands of books!!! Used to New Condition Books $0.50 for paperbacks $1.00 for hardcovers (select premium books and items may vary)
All proceeds benefit the Middletown Free Library!
Details HERE

Fiddler on the Roof
at Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
1: 30 PM & 7:30 PM
Details and tickets HERE

Saturday Showtime at Media UP Library
1:30 PM
We will be showing a G- or PG-rated movie on 2nd Saturdays! Snacks will be provided. Call Library to see what’s playing
Details HERE

2nd Saturday Media Arts Stroll
6 PM – 9 PM
Music, Artists and More
Details HERE

Rose Tree Summer Festival – Goodfellas
7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE

Media Family Movie Night – The Lorax
8:00 PM
at Barrall Field
Details HERE

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Brandywine River Museum – Free Admission Sunday Mornings
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Details HERE

Friends of Middletown Free Library Summer Book Sale at  The Granite Run Mall Center Court
11 AM – 5 PM
There will be thousands of books!!! Used to New Condition Books $0.50 for paperbacks $1.00 for hardcovers (select premium books and items may vary)
ON SUNDAY ONLY – Fill an Acme bag for $5 (excluding premium table items) All proceeds benefit the Middletown Free Library!
Details HERE

American Muscle Mustang Show
11 AM – 5 PM
at Delaware County Community College, 901 Media Line Rd, Media PA
Free entry for spectators
Details HERE

Story Time! Snow White
at Hedgegrow Theater
11 AM
Details, tickets and pricing HERE

Magical Friends Tea Party
at Tyler Arboretum
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Pre-registration required; $6 members,  $8 non-members
For ages 4 and up
Details and registration info HERE

Lowe’s Build & Grow Kids Clinic – Create Dusty from Disney Planes
10 AM
FREE
Registration Required – Details and to register go HERE

Rose Tree Summer Festival – Hot Club of Philadelphia
7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE

Looking for an inexpensive date night or family night out option? Check out Bertucci’s of Springfield PA’s awesome dinner and a movie deal! See how you can get movie tickets to any AMC theater for just $8 with your dinner purchase. Details HERE


Comments

  1. Renea Partsanakis says:

    I think this Facebook page is Aweome just like you.. Thank you for taking the time out of your busy life to inform us (general public) what is going on around town. Very informative and helpful. I absolutely love it..

  2. So many great options for this weekend!!
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  3. Oh man, just checked an all the Lowe’s clinics are full around me. Great list, I’m sure I’ll find something else just as fun to do!
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  4. Every weekend I read this column and every weekend I think the same thing – wow, there are so many great things going on!!!!!! This is a great resource.
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