On October 19 NASA started a new website with Daily Images of the Earth, Check it out at http://epic.gsfc.nasa.gov/ .
Now thru October 29th look to the sky, just before dawn Venus, Jupiter and Mars will rise to the east and be seen at its best. This is known as the Dawn Triangle of Planets. In addition to the planets are the moons of Jupiter: Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. Bring your binoculars.
October 27 World Series begins Kansas City Royals vs New York Mets on Fox at 8.
October 31 Philadelphia Rock and Roll Half Marathon to benefit American Association for Cancer Research online registration closes October 25. Start location Eakins Circle.
October 31 Trick or Treat with the Ghosts at Fort Mifflin 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 31 Halloween Express, ride with a witch on the Wilmington and Western Railroad. GREENBANK STATION Boarding Location 2201 Newport Gap Pike(Route 41 North),Wilmington, DE 1980. Reservations Recommended.
October 31 Sleep with the Ghost at Ft. Mifflin 6 p.m, till 8 p.m.
October 31 Happy Halloween Trick or Treating
October 31 Halloween Spooktacular at Camden Children's Garden 1 -4 p.m.
October 31 Trick or Treat Trail and Lightning Bolt Express Presented by Blank Rome – 12 noon - 3 p.m. Decorate your very own Trick or Treat bag and follow the map to the Trick or Treat Trail stops in the park. FREE for children 10 and under. Group reservations and participation are not available. Then, take a train ride on a fall day on the Lightning Bolt Express ($5 adults, $4 children). Additional craftivity provided by the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts at Franklin Square.
October 31 Halloween Open House 1 - 5 p.m. $8 Adults $3 Children over 12 and Lantern Tour, 6:30 p.m. $20 at the 1704 Brinton House 1 - 5 p.m. Reservations required for the Lantern Tour. 610.399.0913 or 1704House@brintonfamily.org.
October 31 Iris Freeheart Concert 5 p.m. at Bartram Gardens.
November 1 Victorian Dance Historic Sugartown. an afternoon of dancing led by the Victorian Dance 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.Ensemble Performing Troupe of the Civil War Dance Foundation.The experienced troupe will demonstrate various dances of the Civil War and Victorian Era. Attendees will be given instruction and invited to join the troupe on the dance floor! Attendees are welcome to dress in costume if desired, as the troupe will be in full Civil War garb. Dance will be held in Historic Sugartown’s Carriage Museum located at 273 Boot Road, Malvern, PA 19355. Light refreshments will be provided.Admission: $15 Adult, $12 Children ages 10 and younger. Pre-registration is greatly appreciated. Visit HistoricSugartown.org or call 610-640-2667 to register!
November 1 Time to change the clocks back 1 hour and change the batteries in your smoke detector.