Category Archives: For Kids

Watch a 20 Foot Giraffe Get Built Out of LEGO Bricks at the Almost Opened LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall

March 27, 2017

We thought we were pretty cool when we built the Ghostbuster’s ECTO 1 out of LEGO bricks (took four to five hours). LEGOLAND Discovery Center just constructed a 20′ giraffe made with 50,000 bricks outside its almost-opened location at the Plymouth Meeting Mall. The new location opens on April 6th (you can still buy a special pass to get in […]

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Spring Book Sale at William Jeanes Memorial Library in Lafayette Hill on April 8th and 9th

March 23, 2017

There is a Spring​​ Book Sale at the William Jeanes Memorial Library in Lafayette Hill​, sponsored by the Friends of the Library on Saturday, April 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sunday, April 9th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Books included cover every age group and genre. On Sunday you can pay $5 to fill a bag.

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New Youth Co-Ed Flag Football League to be Played this Summer in Conshohocken

March 20, 2017

Under the Lights Sports Leagues, powered by Under Armour, is launching a Conshohocken Summer 2017 Youth Flag League. The games will be played starting June 2nd on Saturday nights at The Proving Grounds, which is next to Tee’s on Conshohocken Road. Under the Lights is a national youth flag football league for children in kindergarten through eighth grade, with the […]

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Conshohocken Soap Box Derby Registration Event on March 23rd

March 17, 2017

The Conshohocken Soap Box Derby is holding a registration event on Thursday , March 23rd from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Conshohocken Fire Company No. 2. The cost to participate in the derby is $40.00 per child; $35.00 for a second child and $30 for a third child. There is also a $50.00 refundable clean up charge, if children […]

Two Harlem Globetrotters Checkout the Not-Yet-Opened LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall

March 11, 2017

The Harlem Globetrotters are playing today at the Liacouras Center at Temple University. Two of the Globetrotters made a special stop in Plymouth Meeting to checkout the not-yet-opened LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall, which opens on April 6th. Watch the video below:

Opening Day Set for LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall

February 22, 2017

LEGOLAND Discovery Center sent out an email today announcing that the Plymouth Meeting Mall location will open on Thursday, April 6th. The venue will feature an interactive LEGO themed ride, a LEGO 4D Cinema, and 10 LEGO themed play areas. LEGOLAND will be open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. (last entry at 5:30 p.m.) and Sundays […]

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Registration Open for Summer Day Camp at Mermaid Country Day Camp

February 20, 2017

Registration is open for Mermaid Country Day Camp, which hosts eight weeks of camp for ages three to 14 in Blue Bell. The camp offers transportation to and from the camp each day from Conshohocken, Lafayette Hill, Plymouth Meeting and other surrounding communities. The camp has been open since 1995 and offers a variety of activities including: Swimming (including lessons) Arts […]

Registration is Open for Conshohocken’s Little League

January 19, 2017

Registration is open for the the spring season for Conshohocken’s Little League. There are divisions for ages four to 14. Below are the divisions and the associate cost: Instructional – 4 year olds | $75 Tee Ball – 5/6 year olds | $150 Pitching Machine – 7/8 year olds | $150 Minors – 9/10 year olds | $150 Majors – […]

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Holding Contest for Children’s Creative Crew

January 13, 2017

The not-yet-open LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall is looking for kids to be part of their Creative Crew. Here are the details: Is your child the biggest LEGO® fan you know? We are seeking twelve imaginative and enthusiastic children aged 6 to 12 to be part of our Creative Crew! What is Creative Crew? The Creative Crew […]

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State Cracks Down on Municipal Summer Camps. No Camp Unless Kindergarten Completed

January 12, 2017

Last night we were researching local summer camps for our not-yet-in-kindergarten five year old. Every municipal run camp started for those who were five years old and had completed kindergarten. Privately run camps had programs for younger kids. We wondered why this was. We asked around today and did research online. What we learned is that the Commonwealth is now […]