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Event Series Restorative Yoga

Restorative Yoga

The Francis Cope House One Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA

Slow down, Relax, Rest and Restore inside of the parlors the Francis Cope House. This restorative yoga class taught by Megan Do Nascimento will consist of holding certain yoga poses that are kind to the body for longer periods of time with the use of blankets, bolsters and blocks. No yoga experience required. Most poses […]

Event Series Awbury Morning Gentle Yoga

Awbury Morning Gentle Yoga

The Francis Cope House One Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA

Wake up and stretch your body and mind in the lovely setting of The Francis Cope House. Class will be a combination of floor/ mat (chair option too) standing poses. We will use the walls, blocks and blankets to support our poses. Our focus will be improving flexibility, focus and recovery. Especially well-suited for those […]

Black History: Resistance, Renewal, Resiliency – Goat Walk and the Harriet Tubman Living History Experience

The Francis Cope House One Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA

Celebrate Black History Month with a dynamic afternoon at Awbury Arboretum presented by Awbury, The Philly Goat Project, and Black and Planted, and sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Africana Studies. Registration is now FULL for the speaker and planting activity, but all are welcome to attend the goat walks - no registration […]

Flow & Unwind Yoga: Winter Session II

The Francis Cope House One Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA

Stay grounded and nourished this winter through a weekly commitment to mindful movement. Enjoy an expertly-led yoga practice in the serene first floor parlor of the Francis Cope House at Awbury Arboretum. This is a slow-flow, mat-based yoga class in which breath and movement are brought into synchrony, calming the nervous system and enhancing the […]

Event Series School Day-Off Camps

School Day-Off Camp | Eid-al-Fitr

Kids don’t have school on certain national and religious holidays, so what better way for them to spend a day off than enjoying time at camp? On four separate holidays this spring, Awbury Arboretum will be hosting a day of camp from 8:30am-3:30pm, with a full day’s activities: games, hiking, lunch over a campfire (hot […]

Holding My Breath Underwater: Art Show Reception

The Francis Cope House One Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA

Lisa Volta is a multi-media artist whose work investigates waiting and passage and asks, “How much longer?” as we watch things grow, decay, transform, or reach their threshold. Lisa thinks about time speeding up, slowing down, standing still, time managed and wasted, and wonders about the long-term effects of time and the uneasy questions that […]

Awbury Arboretum Membership Picnic on the Farm

The Farm at Awbury 6336 Ardleigh St, Philadelphia, PA

The Membership Picnic on the Farm is our way to say THANK YOU to a core community of contributors who keep Awbury open, safe, free and welcoming every day of the year. Free for all active members. Grilled sandwiches and drinks are on the menu. Supervised games for the kids will be managed by members […]