Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these great local and regional events.
Professional Artist Exhibition Opening Reception
- When: Friday, Feb. 15 from 5 - 8 p.m.
- Where: Main Line Art Center 746 Panmure Rd, Haverford
- Why Go: Main Line Art Center is proud to present the work of their Professional Artist Members. Selected through an competitive process, these 56 Members represent some of the most talented artists working in our region.
Merion Concert Band Winter Concert
- When: Sunday, Feb. 17 at 3 p.m.
- Where: Harriton High School 600 N Ithan Ave, Bryn Mawr
- Why Go: Come with the Merion Concert Band on a trip around the world. From Spain with the fiery pasodoble Amparito Roca, to Ireland and Scotland to experience Gaelforce, and much more.
- Cost: Free
- When: February 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 8 p.m., Matinees on 2/16 and 2.23 at 2 p.m.
- Where: Villanova University, St. Mary's Auditorium
- Why Go: Enjoy a hilarious night of comedy in this popular musical by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan.
- Cost: Adults $10, Students at door $7
- When: Saturday, Feb. 16 at 10 a.m.
- Where: Palace Mission, 1622 Spring Mill Road, Gladwyne
- Why Go: Mother Divine leads a peaceful stroll across the rolling hills surrounding Woodmont, the home of Palace Mission, the 1892 mansion of steel magnate Alan Wood, Jr. The building is a certified National Landmark and member of the Conservancy’s Architectural Hall of Fame. Claimed as the highest spot in the county, this historic property provides participants with stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Sorry, but unfortunately no dogs are allowed on this trek! Ages 8+
- Cost: Free
March Through History: The Civil War Soldier
- When: Sunday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m.
- Where: Haverford Township Free Library
- Why Go: Ken Gavin, will be in period Union army dress and interpret a soldier from the 28th Pennsylvania Regiment. He discusses his reasons for joining the Union army, why he is fighting, his transformation from being a civilian to a soldier and battle experiences.