The Wharton Esherick Museum celebrates and preserves the legacy of American artist Wharton Esherick who worked primarily in wood to create furniture, furnishings, interiors, buildings and more. A National Historic Landmark for Architecture, his hilltop studio/residence in Chester County,... More Info
Infused with lilting ballads, rock anthems, and melodious love songs, this concert-theatre event is an irreverent, bloody, and wickedly fun retelling of Bram Stoker’s 1897 gothic masterpiece. At the forefront of Such Things as Vampires are The Preventers, a traveling band of musicians who arrive... More Info
Begin by learning to use your camera and explore basic to advanced composition techniques including the concept of ‘painting with light’ to make magical images. Break old shooting habits through a series of weekly assignments and critiques. Understand the difference between merely taking pictures... More Info
Young children and their grown-ups hear a story, interact with art in the Museum and make their own creative works in this popular program.
The Read-Aloud Program has been made possible by Joseph and Diane Packer in memory of Emily Grace Koenig.Featured books are listed on website.
The Rocky Horror Show will be back LIVE ON STAGE at Bucks County Playhouse October 2018!
Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, a musical that inspired the 1975 classic cult film, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” follows innocent couple Brad and Janet as they seek shelter at a... More Info
The Glow-A Jack-O-Lantern Experience
Thursday, October 4th – Sunday, October 28th
7:00 PM (staggered entry times)
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave., Philadelphia
THE GLOW features an enchanting, unforgettable wonderland of more than 5,000 hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins transformed into... More Info
Welcome! Come visit us at the Upper Merion Farmers Market. We think you’ll enjoy our farm-fresh goods and sustainable products. We have more than a dozen local farmers and producers who are looking forward to meeting you and sharing their labors with you.
We are conveniently located behind the... More Info
Presented by Chanticleer Garden at Chanticleer Garden
Within 30 minutes of Philadelphia, Chanticleer is one of the great gardens of the region. Once the Rosengarten estate, today’s Chanticleer is a colorful, contemporary garden within an historic setting. Come discover why London’s Financial Times calls us “planted to perfection” and Garden Design... More Info
Presented by West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts at West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts
Dramatics classes for every age are offered in the Fall Session, from pre-school to adult, from warm ups to scene preparation and acting techniques. Classes in musical theatre dance and classes for those focused on singing are also available. Class prices shown on website.
Presented by Bryn Mawr Community Center at Bryn Mawr Community Center Meeting Room
Learn how to play chess from professional instructors. Class time is evenly split between lesson and play time against opponent of similar skill. Chess supplies provided. Residents $170. Register early for one of only 27 seats available. Non-resident rates available online.
“A writer with soul” (Los Angeles Times) who captures the delicacies of the human condition, author, journalist, screenwriter, and nationally syndicated columnist Mitch Albom is best known for the phenomenon that is Tuesdays with Morrie, the best-selling memoir of all time. His debut... More Info
Presented by Ghost Tours of Philadelphia at Ghost Tours of Philadelphia
Discover the secrets hidden in the shadows of America’s most historic and most haunted city! Join the Ghost Tour of Philadelphia for a candlelight walking tour along the back streets and secret gardens of Independence Park, Society Hill, and Old City, where ghostly spirits, haunted houses, and... More Info
Presented by Ghost Tours of America at Ghost Tours of America
Come take the tour and find out what we now know! Experience the history and mystery of the most haunted Borough in Pennsylvania in this 90 minute walking tour offered on Friday and Saturday nights now through October. The tour meets at Pickering Creek Inn and Reservations are required.
Through the media of short subject documentary, imagery and live commentary learn about the birth of local TV broadcasting, the world beneath Philly streets, and highlights of the last hundred years in the fields of entertainment, sports, food and neighborhood life. Includes light dinner buffet... More Info
During this weekend, families can participate in activities inspired by Japan’s ghost stories while enjoying the house and garden. Take part in a scavenger hunt and collect trading cards of tsukumogami, or household objects come to life. Visit the kamishibai story card stage to watch tales of... More Info