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Once Upon A Time Crafternoon

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Cocktails at the Castle

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Once Upon a Time…Exploring the World of Fairy Tales

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Exhibits, Youth

Step inside the pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe in this hands-on, interactive exhibit for children ages 3-10.  From an African jungle to a giant’s castle, seven fairy tales are brought to life including Anansi and the Talking Melon, Beauty and the Beast,  Cinderella, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Jack and the Beanstalk, Lon Po Po and Thumbelina.  Once Upon A Time…Exploring the World of Fairy Tales is a collaborative effort of the St. Louis Public Library and The…

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Mercer Museum

Once Upon A Time Crafternoon

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Featured, Youth

Children join Mercer Museum educators to create enchanting crafts inspired by the magical tales of *Beauty and the Beast*, *Lon Po Po*, *Thumbelina* and *The Elves and the Shoemaker* in this drop-in crafting session. Free with museum admission.

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Folklorist Darcy Fair takes a deeper look at fairy tales and their cultural significance throughout history and in modern life for an adult audience. Free for members, $10 for General Admission.   Buy tickets to Fairy Tales for (Quasi) Grown-Ups with Folklorist Darcy Fair

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Mercer Museum

Stories and Stuff: Once Upon A Time

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Exhibits, Youth

In this creative workshop series of ten sessions guided by artist-in-residence Darcy Fair, children ages 6-12 create their own magical stories inspired by fairy tales. Sessions feature live music, read-aloud stories and imaginative play. Free series with advance registration required. Limited to 20 students. Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver. Note: Registering for this event is registering for all remaining sessions in the series Supported in part by the Philadelphia Arts and Education Partnership, Artist Residency Program. Register for Stories…

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Mercer Museum

Cocktails at the Castle

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Adult, Featured

Cocktails at the Castle…A Savory Exploration to Support the Mercer Museum  is the Mercer’s annual fall gala benefiting the museum’s education and preservation programs.  Enjoy an incredible dining experience as you wind your way around the castle, sampling food and spirits from the area’s best restaurants, caterers, bakeries and wineries. Purchase Tickets and View Silent Auction Items         2018 Culinary Participants: Altomonte’s Italian Market Ann’s Cake Pan, Horsham Blu Mediterranean Grill Chambers 19 Corporate Source Catering Earl’s…

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Mercer Museum

Stories and Stuff: Once Upon A Time

Category:
Exhibits, Youth

In this creative workshop series of ten sessions guided by artist-in-residence Darcy Fair, children ages 6-12 create their own magical stories inspired by fairy tales. Sessions feature live music, read-aloud stories and imaginative play. Free series with advance registration required. Limited to 20 students. Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver. Note: Registering for this event is registering for all remaining sessions in the series Supported in part by the Philadelphia Arts and Education Partnership, Artist Residency Program. Register for Stories…

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Mercer Museum

Stories and Stuff: Once Upon A Time

Category:
Exhibits, Youth

In this creative workshop series of ten sessions guided by artist-in-residence Darcy Fair, children ages 6-12 create their own magical stories inspired by fairy tales. Sessions feature live music, read-aloud stories and imaginative play. Free series with advance registration required. Limited to 20 students. Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver. Note: Registering for this event is registering for all remaining sessions in the series Supported in part by the Philadelphia Arts and Education Partnership, Artist Residency Program. Register for Stories…

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Spoken word artist Bill Wood returns to the Mercer Museum to perform stories guaranteed to make your skin crawl! This program features favorites and tales never heard before at the Mercer Museum. Tickets are $15 General Admission / $10 Members. Buy tickets for Twilight Tales: More Tales of Mystery and the Macabre

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Mercer Museum

Halloween Crafternoon

Category:
Youth

Design spooky Halloween-themed crafts like paper black cats, candy corn and Frankenstein and his Bride with Mercer Museum educators at this creative drop-in workshop. Free with museum admission.

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Mercer Museum

Stories and Stuff: Once Upon A Time

Category:
Exhibits, Youth

In this creative workshop series of ten sessions guided by artist-in-residence Darcy Fair, children ages 6-12 create their own magical stories inspired by fairy tales. Sessions feature live music, read-aloud stories and imaginative play. Free series with advance registration required. Limited to 20 students. Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver. Note: Registering for this event is registering for all remaining sessions in the series Supported in part by the Philadelphia Arts and Education Partnership, Artist Residency Program. Register for Stories…

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Among the oldest artifacts in the Mercer Museum are a 2,000 year old whale oil lamp and Native American implements dating to 6,000-8,000 BC.
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