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ArtKids Feb 13 Pittsburgh

ArtKids: I Love Art   February 13, 2016, 11-11:45am  The Frick Art Museum, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

The Frick Art Museum invites you to be our Valentine! Look for examples of loving friends and family in paintings and tapestries, and create a special heartfelt card for someone you love.

Chocolate Covered February AACA Hershey

Chocolate Covered February  February 1-29, 2016   AACA Museum, Hershey, Dauphin County

Hershey is known year-round as The Sweetest Place on Earth, but February is a special month with a town-wide celebration of all things chocolate! The AACA Museum has a 1920s gallery that depicts downtown Hershey in the 1920s. The Museum is also home to one of the rare Hershey’s Kissmobile Cruisers that on display for guests to enjoy.

Presidents Day at Heinz History Center Feb 15 Pittsburgh

Presidents Day at Heinz History Center   February 16, 2016, 12-12:30pm    Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

Honor Presidents Day with a ceremonial flag ceremony and folding in the History Center’s Great Hall.  Join local veterans and museum visitors to help to unfurl a giant 36-foot American Flag. During the ceremony, participate in the National Anthem and a moment of silence for those who served our country. Then help to ceremoniously fold the flag with the help of fellow visitors.

Animal Grossology March 12-Sep 5 Allentown

Animal Grossology Exhibit   March 12-September 5, 2016   Da Vinci Science Center, Allentown, Lehigh County

The follow-up to the summer smash hit GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body, Animal Grossology is an all-out, impolite, unapologetic, and playful animatronic adventure of everything sticky, stinky, slimy, oozy, and disgusting involving animals around the world. Animal Grossology appears at the Da Vinci Science Center for an extended appearance in the spring and summer of 2016.

40 Winks w/ Sphinx Jan-June Phila

40 Winks with the Sphinx Sleepovers    January-June, 2016    Penn Museum, Philadelphia

Penn Museum's sleepover, 40 Winks with the Sphinx, invites guests to an overnight "expedition" of the Museum. The night's activities are geared to take intrepid explorers on a journey through time and across continents, with hands-on opportunities, through games and crafts, to explore ancient Egypt, the mummies and hieroglyphics, the ancient Greeks and Romans, the world of the ancient Maya, and more.