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August 18, 2018 | , , ,

Saturday Free Boating (2018)

Explore this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River on one of our kayaks or rowboats. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. Kayak excursions limited to 30 minutes, rowboat excursions limited to 45 minutes. Location Free Saturday Boating embarks from our Community Boathouse, which is located on the northern tip of Bartram’s Garden on the river. Walk past the free Parking…

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August 22, 2018 | ,

Royal by Nature presents: The Royal Recap

Family & friends of Bartam’s Garden are invited to our first ever Royal Recap, presented by our summer camp program, Royal by Nature. The event will include an art showcase, short film screening, and refreshments! Please join us to celebrate all of the incredible work and learning our students have done over the summer. Join us in the Barn at Bartram’s Garden on Wednesday, August 22 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. We hope you can make it!

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August 25, 2018 | , , ,

Saturday Free Boating (2018)

Explore this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River on one of our kayaks or rowboats. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. Kayak excursions limited to 30 minutes, rowboat excursions limited to 45 minutes. Location Free Saturday Boating embarks from our Community Boathouse, which is located on the northern tip of Bartram’s Garden on the river. Walk past the free Parking…

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August 25, 2018 | , , , ,

Scavenger Hunt (2018)

8/25 11am-3pm during Free Saturday Boating. Join us for an interactive, family-friendly exploration of Tide Field, the river, and the surrounding environment while learning about river ecology, industrial shores, fish, and wildlife. Participants will have up to 30 minutes each to complete the hunt in rowboats and kayaks. This event is part of Art@Bartrams Tide Field & River Rooms by Stacy Levy. Visit muralarts.org/artatbartrams for the full Art@Bartram’s event calendar and to learn more about the project, or get mobile…

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August 26, 2018 | , ,

Sturgeon Moon Rowboating (2018)

Part of our Full Moon Rowboating series. Enjoy Tide Field under the moonlight. Row the full Moon tide in illuminated skiffs built by Philly youth while enjoying sounds by Osagie. Free rods, bait, and tackle available for catch and release night fishing. A telescope will be available for full Moon observation. PLUS: Philadelphia Fish House Punch This event is FREE and open to the public! This is part of our Art@Bartram series. Art@Bartram’s is a multi-year collaborative initiative between Bartram’s…

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August 31, 2018 | , , ,

Family Outdoor Movie Night: Peter Rabbit

Join us after sundown in the courtyard for a free screening of Peter Rabbit. There will also be a guided, family-friendly tour of the garden starting at 6:30 pm. Movie starts at 7:30 PM. Presented by Elwyn Seeds. FREE and open to all! FREE popcorn, lemonade, and water!   Bring a blanket to sit on

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September 1, 2018 | , , ,

Saturday Free Boating (2018)

Explore this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River on one of our kayaks or rowboats. No registration or boating experience necessary! All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. Kayak excursions limited to 30 minutes, rowboat excursions limited to 45 minutes. Location Free Saturday Boating embarks from our Community Boathouse, which is located on the northern tip of Bartram’s Garden on the river. Walk past the free Parking…

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September 5, 2018 | , , ,

Little Explorers: Summer Harvest Celebration (2018)

Harvest the Garden’s bounty and taste an array of fresh flavors. Monthly program for toddlers and preschoolers ages 2-4. Each session includes activities, performances, snacks, and walks through the garden, weather permitting. Pre-registration required, one adult chaperone for every two children. Bring a picnic lunch and stay for our free story hour at noon from April to November. Please note the program will be cancelled if the Philadelphia School District is closed for a weather emergency. $12 per child or…

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September 5, 2018 | ,

Tidal Schuylkill Kayak Tours

This small group tour will educate paddlers on the tides, ecology, history, and fossil fuel industry of the lower Schuylkill. See sections of the river and oil refineries only visible from on the water. Kayaks, paddles, lifejackets and very basic instruction will be provided. This is a calm stretch of river, all skill levels welcome! Expect moderate physical exertion. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Children 11 years and younger are not allowed to be in a boat alone…

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