Student Parent Support Group
, -Conference Room (Lower Level), Family Center, 3615 Locust Walk
English Lessons are available for adult family members of Penn students.
Classes are free. Advanced registration is encouraged. All classes take place in the Family Resource Center. Classes begin 1/16 and end 5/9. Please register in advance so teachers can prepare materials. Kids are welcome, but must be watched by the caregiver attending class.
Beginners classes: Tuesdays 10:00-11:30AM
Intermediate classes: Wednesdays 10:00-11:30AM
Intermediate English Lessons
Intermediate Classes are for students who are already somewhat familiar with the English Language.
This class is open to adult family members of students and postdocs.
Classes begin on Tuesday January 16th and end on Tuesday May 9th
Please register in advance so instructors can prepare materials.
If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for creative discovery and new sensory experiences! Be ready to examine and explore different textures, colors and tastes that will awaken your child's senses! Children will work on color and motor skills, appropriate for ages 2+ up. Please register in advance for this event.
Sensory Play will be on these Mondays from 11am-12pm:
March 26th - Learning about our Bodies
April 16th- Color Joy
April 23rd- Sorting Shapes
May 7th- Spring Fun
Outside Events for Parents & Families
Growing Minds, Morris Arboretum
Morris Arboretum introduces Growing Minds, new programming specifically geared to younger visitors and their families. Growing Minds offers events like with Seeds to Sprouts, Stroller Stride, Story Time Nature Yoga. Visit the Morris Arboretum for the full schedule and registration information. http://www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/events_GrowingMinds.shtml
**Morris Arboretum is free with a Penn card!
Family and Kids Programs at the Penn Museum
Penn Museum Family Programming
Families can create fun memories in the Penn Museum’s international galleries with a lineup of engaging programs geared toward visitors of all ages. Except where noted, programs are free with Museum admission donation ($15 general admission; $12 for seniors [65+]; $10 for full-time students [with ID] and children [6-17]; free for Penn Museum members, children under 6, active U.S. military and PennCard holders.
For the most updated information on family programs offered at the Penn Museum, and for online pre-registration (required for some programs) visit the Museum’s website:www.penn.museum/calendar.
FUN FOR ALL AGES
World Culture Series and Family Saturdays bring the Museum collections to life, immersing visitors of all ages in music, dance, culinary arts, crafts, and cultural traditions from around the world. For more information, call 215.898.2680.
Family Friendly events at the Kimmel Center
If you are interested in exploring Philly and doing more outside of the Penn area then you should check out the Kimmel Center. All year long they throw a series of events and many happened to be Family Friendly. Grab your children and go check them out. http://www.kimmelcenter.org/events/?org=355