2. January 16 2015 Thunderclap "Save the Cooch" Support the cause and campaign this year of the American Sexual Health Association message to support Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Click on the link to participate in the Thunderclap on Twitter, Facebook or Tumblr.
3. January 17, 2015 Wildwood Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics meet at the Wildwood Convention Center. Register at 10 a.m. and plunge at 1 p.m.
4. January 17 2015 Join PHS for an afternoon of FROZEN fun at the Blue Cross RiverRink to celebrate the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show! There will be FROZEN giveaways, raffles and a chance to take a photo with a real life Princess and Prince Charming. Free activities for families include a balloon artist, face painting, flower crown making, a FROZEN soundtrack sing-a-long and a screening of FROZEN. Ice skating admission and skate rentals will also be available to purchase.12 p.m. - 3p.m.
5. January 17-18, 2015, Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday Celebration at the Historic Philadelphia Center 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Celebrate Philadelphia’s favorite Founding Father with Benjamin Franklin in 3D at the Liberty 360 3D Show in the PECO Theater, along with an appearance by the Doctor himself, Once Upon A Nation storytelling of stories about Ben’s life, and crafts for children. Free birthday cake on Saturday at 1 p.m.
6. January 17, 18, and 19 Hagley Museum and Library spotlights lights and lasers during its 2015 Invention Convention from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., hands-on activities and experiments will spark curiosity and creativity in children and parents. Admission, including supplies, is free for Hagley members, $5 per child ages 4 to 14, $7 per adult, and free for children 3 and under.
7. January 17 - 19 and 23 - 35 The Philadelphia Home Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
8. January 17 2nd Annual Winterfest Live! 2015 at Xfinity Live Philadelphia 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
9. January 18 - 23 Restaurant Week in Center City Philadelphia, Special prices for lunch at dinner at participating restaurants. Make reservations now.
10. January 19 "MLK Day", Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. The U.S. Forest Service will waive fees at most of its day-use recreation sites five times in 2015, beginning with Jan.19, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Check recreation.gov for fee free beautiful locations around America.
Here is a complete list of fee free dates in 2015
Jan. 19: the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which honors the legacy of the civil rights leader and encourages Americans to participate in the MLK Day of Service.
Feb. 16: Presidents Day, honoring our nation's Presidents with particular attention towards commemorating Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
June 13: National Get Outdoors Day, a day when federal agencies, nonprofit organizations and the recreation industry encourage healthy, outdoor activities.
Sept. 26: National Public Lands Day, the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort in support of public lands.
Nov. 11: Veteran's Day, commemorating the end of World War I and paying tribute to all military heroes past and present.