The Watershed is An Open Book

New Family Program for 3-5 Year Olds and Their Parent/Caregivers

If you live in the Strawberry Mansion neighborhood of Philadelphia, this program is for you!

  • Two 12-week sessions, offered Fridays (starting October 13th) or Saturdays (starting October 14th)
  • Weekly workshops with a seasonal theme to help build reading readiness using “teachable” moments in your own neighborhood.
  • Great incentives for frequent attendance, such as backpacks loaded with things to help your child read, explore, and play in the outdoors!
  • Partners: Mander Recreation Center, Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center, and Let’s Go Outdoors
  • Supported by the William Penn Foundation
  • There is no fee, but pre-registration is required. Space is limited so sign up below today!
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Upcoming Events

  1. Water and Food: The Art of Irrigation

    October 15 @ 1:00 PM - October 22 @ 5:00 PM
  2. Science Saturday: “The Schuylkill River & You!”

    October 21 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  3. Behind the Scenes Tour of the Fairmount Water Works

    October 26 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  4. Science Saturday: “The Schuylkill River & You!”

    October 28 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  5. The Quiet Circus: River Charrette 4

    November 1 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM