Activities in Swarthmore, Wallingford & Media this weekend, September 14th-16th!

Last Saturday SRA Town Soccer kicked off! It’s not too late to join! Visit for details!

Please be sure to check out this week’s issue of The Swarthmorean newspaper for more activities as well as bracing information about Wilson Oil’s proposed propane storage tank in Wallingford, and more fun info about this year’s Swarthmore Historic House Tour (sponsored by D. Patrick Welsh Real Estate, Fine Garden Creations & King Automotive)!


“Deathtrap” at Hedgerow Theatre!  The reviews are in and they are raving about the productions of this Tony-nominated comic thriller by Ira Levin!  And we must be supportive as there is a performer from Swarthmore!  Tickets are $25-$32.  Call 610.565.4211 or visit for more info!


Farmers Market in Swarthmore!  Fresh food and good company – 9:30am-1:30pm in the municipal lot!

Silent Auction of Used Bikes at the Farmers Market– 9am-1:30pm. Bikes will be sold as-is for cash or checks only with proceeds benefitting our very own Swarthmore Fire Company!

“The Little Mermaid” at Hedgerow!  A romping musical adapted from the Hans Christian Andersen tale. Tickets are 11am $11 for grown-ups, $9 for kids!  Call 610.565.4211 or visit for more info!

Backyard Chicken Coop Tour! 1:30-3:30pm FREE! Meet at the Swarthmore Co-op to begin a walking tour of four backyard chicken coops in Swarthmore!


Veggie Produce Drop-off from 12-2pm every Sunday in August at the Swarthmore Community Garden parking lot (corner of Harvard & Yale).  Don’t let your crop go to waste!  Bring your extra garden veggies for donation to Chester Eastside Ministries!

Pumpkinland at Linvilla is open!  Visit the giant scarecrows, choose pumpkins and decor, sip cold cider and get into the fall spirit!  Hayrides to pick your own fruit & veg, farm animals to feed, a gigantic playground…what more could you want?  No entry charge but you won’t be able to resist the gorgeous and reasonably priced produce!  Visit for more info!

Take a tour of the Leiper House with a guide to show you all the details of this 1785 house on the National Register of Historic Places! 521 Avondale Road in Wallingford.  Call 610-566-6365 for more info!


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