Sustainable Chocolate Day Nov 2 Phila

Sustainable Chocolate Day at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University  Sunday, November 2, 2014  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Join the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and 12th Street Catering for Sustainable Chocolate Day. Melted varieties of chocolate will flow through the museum's commons room, and guests will receive a box of delicious treats for dipping. Learn how to recycle your Halloween chocolate into fondue, and find out more about the different types of chocolate.

Dinosaur Days Nov 28-29 Phila

Dinosaur Day at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University  Friday, November 28 & Saturday, November 29, 2014  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Celebrate dinosaurs and their closest living relatives, birds, with a holiday weekend of fun activities. Join us at the Academy for special auditorium presentations, live animal shows, crafts, and more.

Hot Chocolate Bars Nov 28 Phila

Hot Chocolate Bars at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University  Friday, November 28, 2014  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
The Academy of Natural Sciences and 12th Street Catering will offer visitors the chance to warm up with the ultimate hot chocolate beverage. Try something new with our Mexican hot chocolate or our soy and agave hot cocoa.

Super Science: Expedition Day Nov 15 Pittsburgh

Super Science: Expedition Day  November 15, 2014   12-4pm   Pittsburgh
What’s it like to go on a scientific expedition? Join Carnegie scientists as they talk about their travels near and far. See the tools they use, the food they eat, where they sleep, clothes they wear, and some of the things they have discovered. Come and let your imagination take flight as you go on your expedition around the world with our scientists.

Imagine Brandywine Sep. 28-Jan. 4 Chadds Ford

Imagine Brandywine   September 28, 2014 - January 4, 2015  Chadds Ford, Delaware County

This exhibition space displays creative art projects by area school students, inspired by the Museum's collection and landscape. Creative landscapes by fifth grade students from Garrettford Elementary School in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania will be on view in the lower level. The Brandywine River Museum of Art serves more than 6,000 students, from kindergarten through grade 12, through its field trip program.

Farmers at Phipps Wednesdays June – Oct 2014 Pittsburgh

Farmers at Phipps  Wednesdays in June – October, 2014  2:30-6:30 PM  Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
Refresh your food shopping experience at our vibrant market, featuring organic and Certified Naturally Grown produce and more from local farms. Now in its sixth year, our vibrant farmers' market brings together community members and local food producers for one of the freshest food shopping experiences in town. Visit our sustainably managed front lawn to browse a colorful cornucopia of organic and Certified Naturally Grown fruits, vegetables and more. Plus, meet the farmers who grow your food!

Shiver Me Timbers Oct 23 Lancaster

Shiver Me Timbers!  October 23, 2014, 9:30am     Hands-On House, Lancaster

For ages 3-5 years. Yo Ho Ho! Set sail with Captain Funny Bones Jones to Halloween Island. X marks the spot for "fa-boo-lous" fun as we set out on a treasure hunt to uncover a bone-tickling bag of pirate tricks and treats.

Turtle Trouble Nov. 2-14 Lancaster

Turtle Trouble   November 2, 13 & 14, 2014     Hands-On House, Lancaster

For ages 3-6 years. Join us for some "shell-raising shenanigans" when we team up with the greenest super mutants in town. Discover the chemistry behind slime and the science behind shadows as we work together to protect Hands on House. What turtle doesn't like pizza? That's up to you to find out.

Graham Cracker Express Dec. 4-7 Lancaster

Graham Cracker Express   December 4, 5 & 7, 2014     Hands-On House, Lancaster

For ages 3-5 years. "Engineer" some holiday fun with Santa's elves as you assemble a graham cracker train headed straight for the North Pole. Stay right on track when Santa puts you to work in the North Pole train station collecting tickets, sorting mail, and unloading baggage.