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Shark in the Dark: Adventure Aquarium 2017 Camden

Shark in the Dark Sleepovers    Adventure Aquarium, Camden, Camden County

Join the Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium for a brand new overnight experience, Shark in the Dark! Experience the Aquarium’s amazing shark collection, as well as sea turtles, stingrays and a multitude of different fish. After your adventure, you’ll spend the night sleeping up close with one of these amazing aquatic animals.

Little Blue Penguin Debut April 11 - Oct 11 Adventure Aquarium

Little Blue Penguin Debut   April 11 - October 11, 2017   Adventure Aquarium, Camden, Camden County

Seriously, this little gal could not be any cuter!

In February, Adventure Aquarium announced the newest little blue penguins, two adult female little blues and the Aquarium’s first-ever little blue chick, as permanent residents of the Little Blue Beach exhibit!

Tiny Tot Explorers Mon & Wed 2017 Philadelphia

Tiny Tot Explorers   Mondays & Wednesdays 2017   Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia

This is a great fun learning program offered by The Academy of Natural Sciences. Kids ages 3 - 5 will explore nature through songs, games, hands-on fun, and museum adventures. Oh and an appropriate snack is provided. Bonus!

Toddler Time at The American Swedish Museum Monthly 2017

Toddler Time    Monthly 2017  10:30-11:30am   American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia

Join the American Swedish Historical Museum for the continuation of its educational and family fun Toddler Time programs! Each session will help young minds grow through interactive stories, engaging hands on activities and valuable social interaction.

Power of Poison Sleepover May 27 - Sept 3 Carnegie Museum

Amazing Butterflies Sleepover   May 27 - September 3, 20107    Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

Grab your magic wand and sleeping bag for a wizard-themed Sleepover Adventure! Get the VIP—Very Important Participant!—treatment in these new overnights. Explore the nooks and crannies of the museum, have up-close encounters with amazing live animals, and much more when you spend the night at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History!   

Laser Shows at Carnegie Science Center 2017 Pittsburgh

Laser Shows at Carnegie Science Center   2017   Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

This is LIVE! Be dazzled with brilliant colors and rockin' music at the Buhl Planetarium each day when our laserists choreograph sight-n-sound spectacles of full-dome proportions to your favorite music! Carnegie Science Center has a NEW projection system, so these laser shows are brighter, and "greener," than ever!

Sprouts & Seedlings Wednesdays Camden Children's Museum

Sprouts & Seedlings  Wednesdays 2017  Camden Children's Garden, Camden, New Jersey

Sprouts & Seedlings is an ongoing program at Camden Children's Garden.  This program is for children ages 2-5 with one adult select Wednesdays from 10:00-11:30am. $12 for single class for Non-Members/$10 for a single class for Garden Members. 

40 Winks w/ Sphinx Jan - June 2017 Phila

40 Winks with the Sphinx Sleepovers    January - June, 2017    Penn Museum, Philadelphia

I have always wanted to do this!  Penn Museum's sleepover, 40 Winks with the Sphinx, invites guests to an overnight "expedition" of the Museum. So cool right?  

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.