It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got some ideas for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit, and new bars, restaurants and shops to explore.
Where/When: Briar Bush Nature Center, 1212 Edge Hill Road, Abington; every day through Aug. 29, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why go: There's stories, songs, finger-plays and educational fun for pre-K kids and parents.
Where/When: Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Ave., Abington; July 29, 11 a.m.
Why go: Join the Amazing Vindini for a family magic show, complete with music, juggling and surprise guest. Registration required.
Where/When: Wintersport, 551 York Road, Willow Grove; July 31, and every Sunday from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Why go: Open hockey is for players with B-level or higher skills. Beat the heat by hitting the ice! Pickup hockey is not for beginners. Equipment is required.
Pricing: $25 per person
Where/When: Barnes & Noble, 102 Park Ave., Willow Grove; July 31, 3 p.m.
Why go: Meet author D. L. Wilson, and get a copy of his newest, action-packed thriller Sirocco, a suspenseful novel about bioterrorism.
Pricing: Free admission
Where/When: , 3500 Masons Mill Road, Huntington Valley; July 31, 6:30 p.m.
Why go: Upper Moreland Parks and Recreation Department sponsors the annual Summer Concert Series, featuring the RockaFillys, with three-part female harmonies of a bygone era, who’ll chase those blues with swing and soul from the '40s and beyond.