Our weekend music series continues!
Local artist Christian Lane is currently accepting offers for his watercolor and ink work on display at The Cedars House.
It's always cooler in Valley Green! The Cedars House will be open daily 8am to 3pm all summer long! We encourage weekend park goers to bring a blanket and relax in the shade of Cedars. Our summer concert performances will be free, BYOB and dog friendly. Join us this Sunday to hear the delightful … Continue reading Music in the Park! July 2017
Message from the Friends of the Wissahickon New! Summer 2017 Summer is just heating up and we've added a few new options to help you cool down. Sole Raspberry-Lavendar Kombucha Sole Kombucha is made simply and traditionally. The bottles are not forced carbonated, they are bottle conditioned. Bottle conditioning allows the "fiz" to form naturally … Continue reading Independence Day in the Park!
In addition to our fabulous new sign by FOW member, Morgan Sims, the FOW woodworkers have also created a number of bird feeders for sale at Cedars. Take a small Cedars House home for your feathered friends! All proceeds go to Friends of the Wissahickon, who have preserved the natural beauty of Wissahickon Valley Park … Continue reading Woodwork by Friends of the Wissahickon
We will be open Sunday, May 14th, from 10am-3pm for Mother's Day Brunch. Keep it simple and down to earth this year. Take Mom for brunch, grap a cup of La Colombe Coffee and a walk along the Wissahickon Creek! We're expecting great weather for next Sunday! If Mom can't make it here on Mother's Day, … Continue reading Mother’s Day at The Cedars House
Mother Nature is dragging her heels but our Spring cleaning is done and The Cedars House has reopened! Please take notice of our new Sunday hours! We encourage everyone to #OptOutside and enjoy all the Wissahickon Trail has to offer! Although the Park Curfew has been lifted and the ice and snow is melting, there are a … Continue reading Spring Hours & Park Safety
The Cedars House will be open 7am-11am on Thanksgiving morning for the 24th Annual Turkey Trot! Twenty–four years ago, James J. Maguire, Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Philadelphia Insurance Companies and his family initiated the Turkey Trot to benefit the people of Face to Face. What began as a family fun run has grown into … Continue reading 24th Annual Turkey Trot
Hungry Education's Fall Session II Pre-C classes are now open for registration! These Mommy/Daddy and me classes introduce food to children ages 2.5-4 through movement, music, and storytelling. We explore food in a no-pressure setting through sensory-based activities and make a snack in each class. Perfect for picky eaters! Classes will be held at The Cedars House … Continue reading Hungry Education at The Cedars House!
We had a spectacular Labor Day in the Park! Now that summer is winding down and school is back in session, The Cedars House says good bye to extended hours and returns to being open 8-3 daily. We would like to welcome new and returning students at Chestnut Hill College. Show your ID at The Cedars … Continue reading Fall & Winter Hours