Things To Do This Week in Roxborough & Manayunk | January 27 – February 2, 2020

It really feels like the dregs of winter and we haven’t even made it out of January yet. Kill the winter blues with these fun things to do in Roxborough & Manayunk this week!

Tuesday, January 28th

Kelly’s Classroom

Join Bob Kelly live at IHM! You know Bob from Fox 29’s Good Day Philadelphia and he’ll be on the scene celebrating Catholic Schools Week. Immaculate Heart of Mary, 8:00 am.

The Next Chapter

Peer discussion group for people 55+ looking for resources for aging, retirement, health and life transitions. Journey’s Way, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

Wednesday, January 29th

Paws for Reading

If your 1st through 3rd grader could use a little practice reading, sign up for a 10 minute read-aloud session with a certified therapy dog at the Andorra Branch of the Free Library, 4:15 pm.

Friday, January 31st

Middle Passage

Starring Jackie Jonas, celebrate a night of songs of praise, dancing and storytelling. Playing both Friday, January 31st and Saturday, February 1st at the Venice Island Performing Arts Recreation Center, 7:00 pm.

Saturday, February 1st

Winterfest For Wildlife

Help support the Wildlife Clinic while enjoying face painting, winter hikes, nature talks and crafts for attendees of all ages. Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Winter Birds

Martin Selzer will guide you on a two hour walk along Forbidden Drive and into the meadows to identify and enjoy our wintering feathered friends. Wissahickon Environmental Center Tree House. Visit site for details and registration.

City Sugaring

Have you ever been curious how they turn tree sap to a delicious pancake topping? Here’s your opportunity to find out at this class provided by MALT and hosted at the Wissahickon Environmental Center. Visit site for details and registration.

Stone Soup

Based on the story of the same name, participants will bring a vegetable to share in the soup which will be cooked over a campfire. While the soup is simmering, everyone is encourage to go on a nature walk, then come back for soup and bread. Wissahickon Environmental Center. Visit site for details and registration.

Things To Do This Week in Roxborough & Manayunk

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Jon Miller, RealtorJon Miller is a resident of the Roxborough-Manayunk area and a Realtor® with Compass Real Estate. Each week Jon puts together a list of the best local events and activities which you can find here

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