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Food & Drink

Pipe Dreams

decked out!

Daddy could do a wicked ollie in his day. So it’s no surprise that you’ve got a pint-size thrasher on your hands.

Surprise him with a locally made skateboard bench by Grind and Unwind. The durable creations are fitted with iron pipes for an industrial look and are sturdy enough to double as step stools.

Go the ready-made route or have yours customized with a choice of graphics and colors. Pops can even donate his old deck and a craftsman will make it into a family heirloom that’s truly cool.

Which is quite a trick.


Available at Mew Gallery, 906 Christian Street (215-625-2424 or mewgallery.org); custom orders available by e-mail (rhileepunzo@yahoo.com).

This Week in Philadelphia!

DO
A Year with Frog and Toad Family Salon

What: Go backstage, meet the actors, and see props and sets up close.
Why: Hop to it.
When: Sat., 2-3 p.m.
Where: Arden Theatre, 40 N. Second St. Tickets online at ardentheatre.org or 215-922-1122. Reservations recommended.

FIND
Egg Hunt and Spring Fair
What:
Celebrate the change of seasons with a moon bounce, face painting, and other festive activities.
Why: Turn a leaf.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; egg hunt, 10 a.m.
Where: Historic RittenhouseTown, 206 Lincoln Dr., enter on Wissahickon Ave., b/t Lincoln Dr. & Walnut Ln. (215-438-5711).

GROOVE
Baby Loves Disco Earth Day Celebration

What: Green-themed crafts, seeds to take home, and, of course, dancing.
Why: The whirl is yours.
When: Sun., 2-5 p.m.
Where: Shampoo Nightclub, 417 N. 8th St., at Willow St. (215-922-7500). Tickets online at babylovesdisco.com.

LOCATIONS
Shampoo Nightclub
417 N 8th St
@ Willow St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-922-7500
40 N 2nd St
@ Filbert St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-922-1122
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