Category Archives: For Kids

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 […]

Check Out the New Playground Equipment Coming to Sutcliffe Park

December 6, 2016

The Borough of Conshohocken is putting money into its park and recreation system. It has already updated the playground equipment at Aubrey Collins Memorial Park on East Elm and is now in the process of removing the old playground equipment in Sutcliffe Park. Sutcliffe Park’s playground will be replaced in the spring. The Borough also recently sent out a notice […]

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Save the Sutcliffe Park Roundabout AKA Spinny Thing

December 3, 2016

The Borough of Conshohocken is updating its parks, which will include new playground equipment. Aubrey Collins Park has already been updated and Sutcliffe Park’s playground is next. Sutcliffe’s playground was roped off with caution tape on Friday and the equipment will be be removed next week. It will be replaced in the spring. We will have an article with more […]

Great Start Early Learning Center Now Open in Conshohocken

November 14, 2016

The Great Start Early Learning Center has opened at 244 East 8th Avenue (corner of East 8th and Wells) in Conshohocken. The space was formally Conshy Consignment. We had been in the space several times when it was Conshy Consignment, which was overflowing with inventory, so we were a little shocked at how big the space felt when we visited […]