NEWS, SPORTS, COMMENTARY, POLITICS for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

Nationwide Test of EAS and WEA Systems Wednesday Starting at 2:20 PM
Albright College Students Named Global Scholars

Philly Happenings and Events

Parkway Pals Storytime
Next Tuesday, October 10, from
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., toddlers and their parents will be joined by the Free Library of Philadelphia for the last storytime of the fall in Sister Cities Park. Ms. Mary will lead an engaging hour of songs and movement that everyone can join in on.

Family Saturdays
Kids are invited to embrace their silly side as live entertainers offer unique programs and performances at Sister Cities Park every Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon, now through October 14. From live music to hip-hop dancing and Halloween-themed fun, these free offerings are perfect for youngsters in need of outdoor play.

Trick-or-Treat Scavenger Hunt
Children and their families are invited to this not-so-scary Halloween celebration in Sister Cities Park on Saturday, October 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids can enjoy a scavenger hunt (complete with a candy treat), free pumpkin painting, spooky story time with the Free Library of Philadelphia and a special magic show by Jake Strong. Costumes are encouraged! 

Cookbooks & Convos
This exciting culinary event series is brought to you by Sisterly Love Collective, with a mission to empower and celebrate the talented female chefs and authors that make Philadelphia’s culinary scene thrive. Cookbooks & Convos features special dinners, author meet-and-greets, and engaging culinary events now through October 25. Find this and other dining related events happening in Center City on our Dine Center City page.