🌎Ongoing: “Adopt the Planet” Online Activity NASA invites the public to learn about our global environment by "adopting" a small part of our home planet. Participants will receive a personalized adoption certificate for their unique, numbered piece of Earth (approximately 55 miles wide) to print and share on social media. The certificate features NASA Earth science data collected for that location.https://climate.nasa.gov/adopt-the-planet
🌎April 21 Hayden Planetarium Special Event: Earth Day Celebration in New York 7 p.m.American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York. The program will celebrate Earth Day with a visually stunning tour of our dynamic planet. Beginning with the Earth’s rise above the moon, first seen by the Apollo 8 astronauts and the original inspiration for Earth Day, the program will explore the many ways scientists use satellite instruments and computer models to monitor global change. NASA climate scientist Benjamin Cook, from the agency’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies, will co-lead the program using OpenSpace, a new NASA-funded, real-time visualization platform.
👜April 21 Notre Dame DeLourdes Home and School in Swarthmore Designer Handbag Bingo Doors open 6:30 p.m. and games start at 7:30 p.m.
April 21 Historic Lecture by Gene Pisasle at Middletown Free Library - Lafayette the Battle of Brandywine and Saving Our Historic Sites 2 p.m. RSVP
April 21 -29 Philadelphia Science Festival over 80 events!
👪April 22 Community Day in Delaware County 11 a.m to 3 p.m. at Rose Tree Park.
🌎April 22 Earth Day do something to thank the planet, even if you stoop over and pick up trash.
🌎April 22 Earth Day "treevitalize" at the Saul Wildlife Sanctuary behind the Old Mill, 9 Old Mill Lane in Rose Valley sponsored by the Rose Valley Environmental Advisory Council. The event will include the planting of native trees acquired through a grant from Aqua-PADEP. Free and open to the public 9 a.m. to noon.
✂April 22 Bartram's Mile Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Bartram's Garden 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
🌎April 22 Earth Day
⧚April 22 Shred Event at Strath Haven High School rear lot off Larkin Lane 9 a.m. - Noon.
🏠April 22 National Registry Historic 1785 Thomas Leiper House opens for tours on Saturday and Sundays 1 - 4 p.m. for the season. Located at 521 Avondale Road in Nether Providence Township.
🍺April 22 West Chester Craft Beer and Restaurant Stroll
🏃April 22 Twilight Run and Walk in Haverford race begins 5 p.m. at Haverford High School. This years event will remember Jane Greenspun.
💃💃April 22 Rockin with the Troops 2 at Neumann University Mirenda Center a DCHS fundraiser. 7 - 10 p.m.
🐕April 22 Rescued on the Runway fashion show hosted by Providence Animal Center at Garrett Williamson Foundation 395 Bishop Hollow Road in Newtown Square 7 - 10 p.m. Fashions presented by Philadelphia Premium Outlets. Cost $75.
📚April 22-24 Media UP Library accepting donations of books, dvd's cd's and puzzles and games for their upcoming book sale.
April 22-23 Brickfest Live.
🏡April 22 - 29 Historic Garden Week in Virginia. vagardenweek.org.
👪April 23 Super Sunday Media 9 a.m. Raindate April 30.
🐕April 23 Providence Animal Center will host a fashion luncheon sponsored by Boscov's at King's Mill 6000 Pennell Road in Aston from 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tickets $50.
🏃April 23 Walk MS at Ridley Creek State Park Site opens at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m. walkms.org/ridley
🌎April 23 Earth Day Celebration at Area 17 Pavilion at Ridley Creek Stat Park 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
🏃April 23 Valley Forge Revolutionary 5-Mile Run and 3-Mile Walk and Young Patriot fun run. Race begins at 8:30 a.m. Race registration $40, Walk $15, Fun Run $15.
April 23 Delco Remembrances is a “World War I and America Reading and Discussion Group” with upcoming meetings at the Haverford Library on Darby Road in Havertown at 2:00 pm. The discussions will be moderated by Historian Katie Sibley and English Professor and Veteran Owen Gilman on various topics concerning the Great War. Click here for more information.
🎶April 23 Italian Music Festival at Widener University Alumni Hall 3 p.m. sponsored by Ciao Delco. Donations $20 all proceeds will go to Ciao Delco's various charities. abruzzidelco.com
April 24 "Fences" the movie discussion at Aston Library 11 a.m.
April 24 Fake News and the Soul of Society presented by James Caccamo, Associate Professor at St. Joseph's University at Helen Kate Furness Library, Advanced registration is requested 610.566.9331.
April 28 Black and White Masquerade to benefit Middletown Free Library. 7 to 10 p.m.
🚌 Arrange for a seat on the bus and participate in People's Climate March in D.C. April 29.