Delaware County PA Area Weekend Events and Easter Family Fun 3/18 – 3/20

25 Fun Ways to Keep Kids Entertained During Spring Break HERE

All Weekend

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival
at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA
Friday, March 18 through Sunday, March 20, 2016
Details, exhibitor list, times, discount coupons and ticket info HERE

West Chester Railroad – Easter Bunny Express
March 19th & 20th
March 26th
12 PM & 2 PM
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Easter Bunny Express
12:30 PM & 2:30 PM
at Wilmington & Western Railroad
Easter Bunny rides are March 19, 20, 25 & 26
Details HERE

Easter Bunny at Springfield Mall
March 4th – March 26th
Details HERE

Easter Bunny at Cherry Hill Mall
March 4th – March 26th
Details HERE

Easter Bunny Photos at Deptford Mall
Now through March 26th
Pet photos with the Easter Bunny March 13th & 20th 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM only (Cats, dogs and small animals only.)
Details HERE

Easter Bunny at Plymouth Meeting Mall
March 4th – March 26th
Details HERE

Easter Bunny at King of Prussia Mall
Feb 26th – Mar 26th
Details, times and more info HERE

Photos with the Easter Bunny
at Christiana Mall
March 3rd – March 26th
Details HERE

Photos with the Easter Bunny
at Concord Mall
March 5th – March 26th
and Pet Photos with the Easter Bunny
Your dog or cat will want a picture with the Easter Bunny too!
Every Sunday in March from 6:30pm-8pm.
*Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in a carrier.
Details HERE

Holy Child Academy proudly presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr!
Friday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m.,
Saturday, March 19 at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m.
MEET THE CAST!
Join us after our matinee performance on Saturday, March 19 to have pictures taken with Ariel, Ursula, Scuttle, Flounder, and Sebastian under the sea! We encourage you to dress like your favorite mermaid or Disney princess!
Details and ticket info HERE

Sleeping Beauty
at Media Theater
March 12th – May 22nd
Saturdays at 11 AM, Sundays at 12 PM
For ages 4 and up
**No Shows Sunday March 27th or Saturday April 2nd
Details and ticket info HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Linvilla Orchards – Hayrides to Bunny Land
March 12th & 13th * March 19th -26th
11 AM – 4 PM
$9 per person
Be sure to bring your camera since the Easter Bunny likes to take pictures and give special treats to everyone who visits.
Details HERE

The Franklin Institute
Details and pricing HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
Details HERE

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Sahara Sam’s Indoor Water Park
Details HERE

Studio Movie Grill Upper Darby
Movie, Food, Bar, comfy seats and more!
Details HERE

AMC Dine In Movie Theater – Painters Crossing – West Chester
Movie, Food, Bar, comfy reclining seats and more!
** Best to purchase tickets online through amctheaters.com
See my review and more info HERE

Friday March 18, 2016

For a calendar of Various Infant and Toddler Programs at local Delco Libraries, Go HERE. Take note that some (not all) programs require registration. Details can be found under each event on the calendar.

Just Between Friends – Main Line (Oaks)
Thurs March 17th 9 AM 8 PM
Fri March 18th 9 AM – 8 PM
Sat March 19th 8 AM – 5 PM
Sun March 20th 8 AM – 3 PM (some items 1/2 price)
at Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Hall C, 100 Station Ave, Oaks
VISA, M/C and Discover as well as Cash
Details HERE

Take 2 Children’s Consignment
Friday, March 18th 10:30 AM – 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 19th 9 AM – 1 PM (Some items 1/2 price)
at St. Kevin’s Gymnasium
200 W. Sproul Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064
Details at their website HERE

Family Stories and Puppet Show: Easter Fun
11 AM – 11:45 AM
at Media-UP Free Library
It’s the day of the big egg hunt, and sneaky Fox tries to win the egg hunt no matter what.
No registration required.
Ages 3-5.
Details HERE

Gaming Club
2:30 PM – 4 PM
at Haverford Township Library
For Grades 6-12
No registration required
Come relax and play a game! A Wii, WiiU, and Game Cube are available with games, but feel free to bring your own portable device or game to play.
Details HERE

Game Day
3 PM
at Lansdowne Library
Teens get to talk and form friendships and rivalries while they play video games.
Details HERE

Ye Game Day
3 PM – 4 PM
at Yeadon Library
Details HERE

Friday Afternoon Craft
3:30 PM
at Ridley Township Library
Ages 3-10 (adult supervision required for younger children)
Registration required
Details HERE

Hip Hop Dance Class
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
at Yeadon Library
Join Yeadon Public Library Teens and children for Hip Hop Class. All children and Teens are welcome! Sign up at the front desk!
Details HERE

Pizza and Movie Night – The Good Dinosaur
5 PM – 7:15 PM
at Middletown Free Library
Enjoy FREE pizza & water while we watch The Good Dinosaur. After the flick, we will make a craft. Pizza is provided by the library, but feel free to donate $$ or bring a snack to help the library with its budget.
Registration is required as spots are limited
Details HERE

Bedtime Stories
6:30 PM – 7:15 PM
at Upper Darby/Sellers Library
Ages 4- Grade 2 with adult. (Older siblings may attend.)
Wear your pjs and bring a stuffed friend.
This family storytime will give you sweet dreams.
Registration required
Details HERE

Spring Book/Bake/DVD Sale
7 PM – 9 PM
at Prospect Park Free Library
New and gently used books for adults and children, Popular magazines, DVDs, Home-baked goods, Crafts
Details HERE

Saturday March 19, 2016

Enjoy Breakfast with the Bunny at Dave & Buster’s Philadelphia
9 AM – 11 AM
Tickets include a full breakfast buffet, a Power Card for games, a picture with the bunny, free parking & more!
Tickets: $20/child & $25/adult
A portion of all ticket sales will go directly to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. For more information on donating and ALSF please visit https://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1214373
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Just Between Friends – Main Line (Oaks)
Thurs March 17th 9 AM 8 PM
Fri March 18th 9 AM – 8 PM
Sat March 19th 8 AM – 5 PM
Sun March 20th 8 AM – 3 PM (some items 1/2 price)
at Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Hall C, 100 Station Ave, Oaks
VISA, M/C and Discover as well as Cash
Details HERE

Take 2 Children’s Consignment
Friday, March 18th 10:30 AM – 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 19th 9 AM – 1 PM (Some items 1/2 price)
at St. Kevin’s Gymnasium
200 W. Sproul Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064
Details at their website HERE

Spring Book/Bake/DVD Sale
7 PM – 9 PM
at Prospect Park Free Library
New and gently used books for adults and children, Popular magazines, DVDs, Home-baked goods, Crafts
Details HERE

Wallingford Presbyterian Church Easter Egg Hunt
10 AM
110 E Brookhaven Rd, Wallingford
Registration opens at 9:30 in the Reception Room.
Egg Hunt Starts at 10 AM
After collecting eggs, we will offer a pancake brunch. The Easter Bunny has promised to make an appearance, so be sure to bring your cameras. There is no charge for the Egg-stravaganza, but a free-will offering will be accepted.
Details HERE

Social Needleworking
10 AM
at Lansdowne Library
Come to socialize and knit at the library!
Details HERE

Spring/Easter Fiesta at Lulu’s Casita
10 AM – 12 PM
Egg hunt. arts and crafts, refreshments and Easter bunny appearance! $15 for the first child and $10 for each additional siblings
Details HERE

Kids Club Craft – Tissue Paper Eggs
at Michaels Craft Store
10 AM – 12 PM
$2 per child
Ages 3 and up
Details and registration info HERE

Spring Crafts
10 AM – 1 PM
at Prospect Park Library
Special spring themed craft project at the library!  Stop in and get crafty!
Details HERE

Boscov’s Easter Event 
10 AM – 3 PM
at Boscov’s at Deptfod Mall in NJ
Kids ages 12 and under are invited to hop along the bunny trail for special treats and prizes ** while supplies last
Details HERE

Cardinal O’Hara Craft Show
10 AM – 4 PM
at Cardinal O’Hara High School
Details HERE

Aston Township Annual Easter Egg Hunt
10:30 AM
at the Aston Community Center
Followed by a meet & greet with the Easter Bunny
No registration required
(Rain date Sat March 26th)
Details HERE

Miss Jackie’s Weekly Weekend StoryTime
at Barnes & Noble, Lawrence Park Shopping Center, Broomall
10:30 AM
Details HERE

Mad Hatter Tea Party with the Easter Bunny
at Springfield Mall
Between 11am-2pm
Sweet treats, delicious eats, facepainting, prizes and more.
Registration required
Details and registration link HERE

Mad Hatter Tea Party with the Easter Bunny
at Cherry Hill Mall
Between 11am-2pm
Sweet treats, delicious eats, facepainting, prizes and more.
Registration required
Details and registration link HERE

Mad Hatter Tea Party with the Easter Bunny
at Plymouth Meeting Mall
Between 11am-2pm
Sweet treats, delicious eats, facepainting, prizes and more.
Registration required
Details and registration link HERE

Concord Township Annual Easter Egg Hunt
11 AM
at the Parks & Recreation Building, 40 Bethel Rd, Glen Mills
The Easter Bunny arrives annually via fire truck. Have the children bring their baskets to participate in the egg hunt. Enjoy snacks, crafts, and more
(Rain date March 20th 2 PM)
Details HERE

The Great Media Easter Egg Hunt  
11 AM
at Glen Providence Park
(Rain date: Sun. March 20th 1pm)
Details HERE

Thornbury Easter Egg Hunt & Decorated Egg Contest
11 AM
at Thornbury Park
(Rain date March 26th)
Details HERE

Chess Club
11 AM
at Lansdowne Library
For all ages and all skill levels, this chess program is a fun place to play and learn!
Details HERE

Easter Egg Hunt at Holmes Presbyterian Church
375 Holmes Rd, Holmes PA
11:30 AM
Bring a bag or basket to carry your eggs!

Easter Egg Hunt at Christ United Methodist Church 
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
600 E Duttons Mill Rd, Brookhaven
Free lunch, kid crafts as well as a bake sale and craft table.
Details HERE

Annual Easter Egg Hunt
12 PM
at Maple Acres Farm in Plymouth Meeting PA
$3 per child
Bring Your Own Baskets
Details HERE

Easter Egg Hunt at Holy Spirit Church
2545 Franklin Ave, Secane PA
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Registration begins at 11:30 AM)
Details HERE

Lunch with the Easter Bunny
12 PM – 3 PM
at Swarthmore Pizza & Restaurant, 601 S. Chester Rd, Swarthmore PA

Narberth Annual Easter Egg Hunt
1 PM
at Narberth Playground
Children of all ages welcome
Details HERE

Growing Up Lansdowne
1 PM
at Lansdowne Public Library
Author Robert L Bingham will be joining us at the library for a talk and signing of his book “Growing Up Lansdowne”.
Details HERE

LEGO Builders: Star Wars Edition
1 PM – 2 PM
at H. K. Furness Free Library
We’ll start with a quick story story followed by creative construction.  Then we’ll vote on the theme for March.  Start thinking of ideas!  Kids aged 5 through 12 are invited to attend.
Registration required
Details HERE

Mario Kart 8 Tournament  
1 PM – 2 PM
at Upper Darby Primos Branch
Show off your Mario Kart 8 skills in our tournament!
For kids in grades 6 to 12.
Registration required
Details HERE

Frozen Themed Event with the Swarthmore Cognition and Development Lab
1 PM – 3 PM
at Swarthmore Public Library
Calling all Kid Scientists to join us in fun and science! We study how language development shapes children’s learning about the world. Join us for an afternoon of Frozen Fun activities and take part in our science games!
For more info on the Swarthmore Cognition and Development Lab (“Kidlab”), please visit: http://kidlab.swarthmore.edu/

For children ages 2-8 years.
Space is limited and registration is required.
Details HERE

Fun Family Craft Time – Easter Egg Canvas
at Michaels Craft Store
1 PM – 3 PM
Bring your little makers to this family-friendly Easter event to create a one-of-a-kind mixed media art piece. Buy the canvas and the rest of the supplies are free.
Details and registration info HERE

Sunday March 20, 2016

Just Between Friends – Main Line (Oaks)
Thurs March 17th 9 AM 8 PM
Fri March 18th 9 AM – 8 PM
Sat March 19th 8 AM – 5 PM
Sun March 20th 8 AM – 3 PM (some items 1/2 price)
at Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Hall C, 100 Station Ave, Oaks
VISA, M/C and Discover as well as Cash
Details HERE

King of Prussia Volunteer Fire Company Annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
8 AM
170 Allendale Rd, King of Prussia PA
Adults – $8 Children 5 – 12 – $5 4 and under – FREE
Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Home Fries, French Toast & More!!!
Add $3 for our made to order Omelette Station
Take your picture with the Easter Bunny!
Details HERE

Cardinal O’Hara Craft Show
10 AM – 3 PM
at Cardinal O’Hara High School
Details HERE

One Book, One Philadelphia at Haverford Township Free Library: Civil War Dance Program
1:30 PM
at Haverford Township Free Library
Come learn about dance during the Civil War era!  The Civil War Dance Foundation will bring dancers to demonstrate dances and discuss  styles and society of the period. 
Be prepared to get up and dance a few dances too!
Registration Required
Details HERE

Paws for Reading
4 PM – 5 PM
at H. K. Furness Free Library
Read to a PAWS therapy dog 5 times in a year and earn a special t-shirt!  Furness Library will be hosting the first Tuesday of each month:  Feb. 2nd, March 1st, & April 5th.  We will also host the third Sunday of each month:   Feb. 21st, March 20th, and April 17th.  Students age 5 and up may sign up for as many as 3 of the six sessions with additional opportunities in the summer.
Registration required
Details HERE

Upcoming Delaware County PA Area 2016 Spring/Summer Kid Consignment Sales HERE

25 Fun Ways to Keep Kids Entertained During Spring Break HERE

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