FEBRUARY 2019

(PA) February 7, 2019, HOMESCHOOLER’S WINTER FUN DAYS! Lift tickets and rentals are valid from 9am – 9pm. 1-1/2-hour group lessons for first-timers offered at 9:45am or 11:45am for all skill levels. No minimum purchase required. Choose the package that fits your family Online purchases only; sales end 48 hours prior to each trip date. For prices and information, visit https://www.shawneemt.com/group-trips/homeschoolers-program. Please contact us at 570-421-7231 ext. 201 or dvtrips@shawneemt.com if you have additional questions.

(OH) February 1, 2019, FRIDAY MORNING CONCERTS, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati OH 45202, information@cincinnatisymphony.org, Box Office: 513-381-3300, The classic, two-hour symphony experience at Music Hall. Perfect for middle and high school groups. Pre-concert talks included. Student Tickets: $8. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://cincinnatisymphony.org/ or call 513-744-3590.

(GA) February 1, 2019, SCHOOL SHOW: “THE COURTSHIP OF SEÑORITA FLORABELLA” 9:30 AM, 10:45 AM & 12:15 PM. Storyland Theatre, P.O. Box 14875, Augusta, GA 30919-0875, (706) 736-3455, storylandtheatre@gmail.com. Performances at the Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre at Augusta University. A daring swashbuckling tale with a Spanish flair written by Richard Davis, Jr. https://www.storylandtheatre.org/

(GA) February 2, 2019, SATURDAY FAMILY MATINEE “THE COURTSHIP OF SEÑORITA FLORABELLA” 3:00 PM. Storyland Theatre, P.O. Box 14875, Augusta, GA 30919-0875, (706) 736-3455, storylandtheatre@gmail.com. Performances at the Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre at Augusta University. A daring swashbuckling tale with a Spanish flair written by Richard Davis, Jr. https://www.storylandtheatre.org/

(FL) February 5, 2019, MUSEUM & ME, 10:30-11:30 am, Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470, 352-291-4455, appletonmuseum@cf.edu. This multisensory program introduces children ages 2–5 to the Appleton. Each session will start with a brief visit to the galleries to examine a work of art, followed by a corresponding art-making activity in the ARTSpace. Children must always have at least one adult with them. Free for Appleton members and children; included with admission fee for adult nonmembers. Advance registration required at AppletonMuseum.org or by contacting Hollis Mutch at 352-291-4455, ext. 1613, or mutchh@cf.edu. http://www.appletonmuseum.org/.

(PA) February 5-28, 2019, MODEL TRAIN DISPLAY, Tuesday –Saturday, 10:00am – 4:00pm. The National Watch & Clock Museum, 514 Poplar Street, Columbia, PA 17512, 717-684-8261 ext. 211, giftshop@nawcc.org. The National Watch & Clock Museum welcomes a special exhibit – one that doesn’t have faces or dials and by itself does not tell time but is integral to the history of timekeeping. The museum will open its doors to members of the Lower Susquehanna Valley Modular Railroaders, who build, display, and operate layouts throughout Central Pennsylvania. For additional information, visit museumoftime.org

(TN) February 7, 2019, HOMESCHOOL DAY: IS IT A FIDDLE OR A VIOLIN? Ages: 6 and up. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, 222 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203, (615) 416-2001. Schools@countrymusichalloffame.org. Is it a Fiddle or a Violin? explores how in Nashville, one stringed instrument can be both. This one-of-a-kind, toe-tapping program is presented by two professional musicians and features guided tours of both the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and Schermerhorn Symphony Center. For more information or to schedule, visit countrymusichalloffame.org/homeschool.

(FL) February 9, 2019, AppleTEENS: GLASS FUSING, 1-3 pm, Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470, 352-291-4455, appletonmuseum@cf.edu. This program is for the tweens and teens, featuring age-appropriate art projects for ages 12+ across a variety of themes and mediums. All materials are included. Enrollment is taken on a first-come, first-served basis. To guarantee a place in classes or workshops, payment must be made in full at the time of registration. Appleton members: $25 per workshop; Non—members, $30 per workshop. http://www.appletonmuseum.org/.

(FL) February 10, 2019, FAMILY SERIES: YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO THE SYMPHONY, 3:00 PM. Jacksonville Symphony, Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts, Jacoby Hall, 300 Water Street, Suite 200, Jacksonville, FL 32202, Ticket Office: 904-354-5547, Administration: 904-354-5479. A Benjamin Britten masterpiece returns! From the violins to the triangle and the tuba to the harp, the Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra is an enduring classic introduction to all the orchestral instruments. Written in 1945 for a documentary, Britten’s stirring music has inspired generations of young audiences. With actors and dancers adding to the drama, you don’t want to miss the chance to hear this orchestral classic, in a fun program led by Assistant Conductor Deanna Tham. Pre-concert activities begin at 2:00 PM. Purchase tickets online at https://www.jaxsymphony.org/

(PA) February 18, 2019, ADVENTURE DAY CAMP, Body Zone Sports and Wellness Complex, 3103 Paper Mill Rd, Wyomissing, PA 19610, 610-376-2100, sglasmyre@bodyzonesports.com. Our Day Camps offer children ages 5-13 a safe and supervised experience in Body Zone’s spacious and climate-controlled environment. Campers enjoy a variety of activities including swimming, ice skating, field games, arts and crafts, and more! Full day and half day options. A healthy, freshly-made and kid-friendly lunch may be purchased: $7 per day. For cost and more information, contact: Donna Faber-Lascoskie, Director of Youth Programs/Events Coordinator, 610-376-2100 x283 or visit https://bodyzonesports.com/what-moves-you.

(FL) February 27, 2019, HALF-DAY HAPPENINGS, 1:30-3:00 pm, Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470, 352-291-4455, appletonmuseum@cf.edu. Half-day Happenings are a perfect way to discover the Appleton! Pick up an activity sheet at the front desk, enjoy the exhibitions, then visit the ARTSpace for a fun, art-making experience. Free for Appleton members and children; included with admission fee for adult nonmembers. http://www.appletonmuseum.org.

(FL) February 27-April 6, 2019, ART EXPLORATIONS SESSION 4: DRAWING, 3:30–5 pm. Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470, 352-291-4455, appletonmuseum@cf.edu. Art Explorations are six-week classes for ages 7–12, each focusing on a different medium. Choose the session of your choice, then the day that fits your schedule. All materials are included. Appleton Members: $80 ea. Sessions 1–4; $40 Session 5 or bundle all five sessions for $320. Nonmembers: $100 ea. Sessions 1–4; $50 Session 5. http://www.appletonmuseum.org.

 

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