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"AWB Goes Broadway: Some Enchanted Evening, The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein," 4 p.m. Sunday at Arden Theatre on the F. Otto Haas Stage, 40 N. Second St. Tickets are $10, $5 age 11 and younger, $25 for a family of four. To purchase tickets, contact 610-922-8240 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Smith Kids Play Place in the Park's 113th Birthday
On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., kids 10 and younger and their caregivers are invited to join Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse for its big birthday bash celebrating 113 years of providing a free play place for children and families.
The party will feature fun and educational activities: The Phillie Phanatic will stop by from 10:45 to 11:15, and the Eagles Book Mobile will roll through, with the Eagles Storybook Man reading stories aloud. Soccer Shots Philadelphia will do pop-up demos from 10:30 to 11:30. Kids can munch on birthday cake and play on the 6½-acre playground. Families will have the opportunity to buy tickets to the Sept. 25 Phillies game against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park, with $3 of each ticket sale benefiting Smith.
Smith's 113th Birthday Party, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse, 33d Avenue and Oxford Street in East Fairmount Park, just above Kelly Drive. Playground is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Playhouse hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Closed Mondays. The playground is for children 10 and younger; the playhouse is for children 5 and younger. Event is free. Information: 215-765-4325 or www.smithkidsplayplace.org.
Learn "The Art of Scrimshaw" at Independence Seaport Museum, part of the monthly hands-on family program Seafarin' Saturdays.
From 1 to 3 p.m., learn about the craft of scrimshaw, in which sailors make art carved out of whale teeth and sea animal tusks. Try your hand at being a scrimshander using soap. For artistic inspiration, check out the museum's collection of scrimshaw before starting your craft.
Seafarin' Saturdays, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Independence Seaport Museum, 211 S. Columbus Blvd. and Walnut Street. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission: $12, $10 ages 65 and older, children, college students, and military. Free members and children 1 and younger. Seafarin' Saturday activities and crafts are included with regular museum admission. Information: 215-413-8655 or www.phillyseaport.org.
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