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AdventureWoods Opening Day 2021

April 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Join us in celebrating Spring and the seasonal opening of AdventureWoods Natural Playground!

Come join the fun on April 3rd from 10am-2pm at Awbury Arboretum when we officially open AdventureWoods for 2021. All are welcome! Family-friendly activities will include:

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM: Free play in AdventureWoods – Open to All!  Including Kids Seed Bomb Making Activity and a Bird Painting Scavenger Hunt
  • 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM: Geocaching* by the large pond, offered by Let’s Go Outdoors
  • 11:00 AM – Family Hike with scavenger hunt, meet in front of the Cope House**
  • 12:00 PM: Family Yoga, behind the Cope House**
  • 1:00 PM – Karate, in Haines Field, provided by Action Karate**

Cost: FREE

**No registration required, but due to social distancing requirements, the Family hike, Family Yoga, and Karate will have limited participation. First come, first served.

Location:  Activities will take place in several areas around the property, including AdventureWoods, the Pond, and the Cope House.  Guests can park on Ardleigh (6060 Ardleigh St, Phila, PA) for easy access to AdventureWoods, or enter the Arboretum off of Chew Ave and follow the parking attendant’s directions.

Please note: Face masks are required.  Limited restroom access is available at this time.

The event will be cancelled in the case of rain.

*More about geocaching: Looking for a COVID safe and different way to play “Hide and Seek” that uses GPS and trinkets (NOT people)?  Let’s Go Outdoors will be offering FREE Beginner Geocaching (pronounced gee-oh-cash-ing) lessons for adults and families at Awbury Arboretum’s newly restored pond area.  You will learn to use a handheld GPS device to look for caches (hidden containers) that hold items that can be turned in for a small prize.  Drop-In between 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM and stay to find 1 cache or all of those that are hidden.  Look for Let’s Go Outdoors geocaching activity at Awbury’s Washington Lane SEPTA Station entrance to the Arboretum.

Questions?  Please contact Nancy Pasquier at npasquier@awbury.org.


April 3, 2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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6060 Ardleigh St