Hey, remember a few weeks ago, that Inky story about the kids from Mighty Writers making bookmarks and sending Spanish-language books to the immigrant children held in a detention center in Berks County? Welp, here’s a depressing epilogue!
Speaking of which: The Cut asks how many kids have been returned to their parents at this point … and the answer is (you guessed it): Not Many.
The Strategist weighed in on baby carriers.
The wonderful Tildie’s Toy Box is hosting its two-year birthday party on Sunday the 15th, you guys: Starting at 11:30 a.m., there’s going to be a fire engine for kids to explore; at 12:30 p.m., there will be a drag queen story time in the Castle Corner, and at 1 p.m., there’ll be a performance with Lori and Jeremy from Music Monkey Jungle. (They’re also giving away custom Tildie’s yo-yos with a $30 purchase AND doing make-and-take crafts!)
Also in toy store news: Did you know that Momo’s is now offering same-day delivery in Center City for $10? AND: If you are sending something to CHOP, delivery is FREE. (What a sweet idea.)
“Our family isn’t what we expected but we’re making it work.” A lovely little piece from the Wash Po.
Camp flash sale alert! Philly Phield House is running a deal: You can register for one of the remaining co-ed summer camps by midnight on Thursday, August 12, and get $25 off any camp! Call for details!
Outdoor movies — still happening! And PFS just released its Movies on the Block lineup!
One last bit on the summer-fun front: There are still two dates left for the Kidchella