Family Holiday Events in December Around NarberthIf you have yearning to go local this holiday season, we’ve compiled a helpful guide to all the great events/activities happening around Narberth and slightly beyond to make your holiday season extra special.
1. Clover Market
Dec. 1 & 2, 10am-5pm, located, at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA), Hamilton Building, 128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia. A 2-day craft-aganza, featuring 75 vendors with high quality, beautifully presented products Both days will include, free craft-making activities, food, drinks and of course shopping! FREE EVENT
2. Dickens Festival
Dec. 2, 12-4pm, located in downtown Narberth between Haverford and Narberth Avenue. Spend a magical afternoon in Narberth filled with hot toddies (hot chocolate for the kids!), grumpy Scrooge sitings, holiday shopping, and even a scavenger hunt for the kids with prizes! FREE EVENT
3. Shop and Let the Kids Craft
Visit downtown Narberth and see a variety of local shops. Let the kids join a Handwork Studio crafting class. You can even try the first one for free!
Winter Classes @ The Handwork Studio: Starting Dec. 4 and goes to Feb. 24th. Join 10-weeks after-school and weekend classes.
Phavorite Philly Sports PJ's Workshop: Dec. 15th, 3:30-6:00pm: Choose from Eagles, Flyers, 76ers, or Phillies fabric to make into your own jammies. No experience necessary. Ages 8-15. Cost: $40pp
Winter Break Camp: Need nurturing care for your creative kids? Join for a half or full day of camp from Dec. 24th - Jan. 3rd at The Handwork Studio
4. Hanukkah Menorah Lighting
Dec. 6, 5:45-6:30pm, located at the circle in front of Narberth Train Station, 211 Elmwood Avenue. Synagogues and Jewish organizations across the Main Line invite everyone to gather together to celebrate Hanukkah. FREE EVENT
5. First Friday Narberth
Dec. 7 6:00-9:00pm, located at Sweet Mabel Store, 235 Haverford Ave, Narberth, PA 19072. Opening Reception for the annual Art Under $100 Show. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and merriment. FREE EVENT
6. ALSF Charity Sewing Event @ The Handwork Studio
Dec. 7 6:30-8:30pm, at our Narberth Studio, 35 N. Narberth Avenue, Narberth, PA 19072. Help prep and sew quilts to be donated to families in need and auctioned off to raise money for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF). No experience necessary. Space is limited must reserve your spot.
7. Nutcracker on Ice
Dec. 8th, 5pm, at Philadelphia Skating Club & Humane Society, 220 Holland Ave., Ardmore. Watch talented skaters perform selections from the Nutcracker. FREE EVENT
8. Santa at The Train Station
Dec. 16th, at the Narberth Train Station circle, Santa arrives on the train to lead a sing-a-long to Christmas carols, music, and of course cookies and hot chocolate. FREE EVENT
We hope you enjoy all the great events and activities with family and friends this season!
If you are still looking for more opportunities for your kids to engage in creative activities this holiday season, we have workshops, classes, and winter break camp all coming up this month too!
Wishing you and yours a holiday season filled with happiness and a little craftiness!