Category Archives: for children

MLK Day – special art events!

In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr Day, many museums which are usually closed on Mondays are open today (and are offering free or discounted admission). The Allentown Art Museum is free and open from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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Piano Party for a Snowy Weekend

Today was a grand day to stay inside to read a book (or listen to music, or make music, or make some art, or knit a scarf, or watch a movie, or……). Of course, some may have had to battle … Continue reading

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A Tale of 3 Authors

The author of How To Train Your Dragon, Cressida Cowell, will be making one stop in Pennsylvania with her new book, The Wizards of Once – in EMMAUS! Yes, the “Philadelphia, PA stop listed on her poster is actually Emmaus High … Continue reading

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First Day in October!

On this first day of October, this crisp fall Sunday, Allentown has two free Arts Festivals (taking place inside and outside), and the 22nd Collegiate Marching Band Competition (a ticketed event) all happening this afternoon, while down in Perkasie, PA, … Continue reading

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Free “Kindness Rocks” Painting Event

Perhaps you’ve seen brightly colored painted rocks laying on the ground while you were out walking, or in someone’s garden, (or in a Little Free Library), and wondered about them, and hopefully they served to bring a smile to your … Continue reading

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Bethlehem Celtic Classic (& last chance to see Burning Bridget Cleary!) – Sept. 22-24, 2017

The Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival  in Bethlehem, PA, begins this Friday, and runs through Sunday; September 22-24, 2017. This is the 30th year for the outdoors festival, which is free, and open to the public, and features craft tents; … Continue reading

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Community Day, local artists’ exhibits, Celtic Classic, and Kindness Rocks

The annual September event closing down Main Street from the crossroads of Route 663 and Route 29 (the Square in Pennsburg, PA) to 4th Street (the Post Office in East Greenville) known as Pennsburg Community Day and East Greenville Community … Continue reading

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