Stretch it out.
Yoga Out on a Limb
What: Jennifer Schelter leads an all-levels class ($25) atop the Morris Arboretum’s towering treetop canopy (don’t forget a mat and towel).
Why: You can do some true sun salutations at 50 feet up.
When: Sun., 8:30-10 a.m. (Also Aug. 7 & Sept. 11.)
Where: 100 E. Northwestern Ave. (215-247-5777 ext. 125).
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The Smallholding Festival
What: You’ve got composting on lock. Up your level of self-sufficiency with demos on everything from cheese-making to beekeeping; plus meet the authors of The One-Block Feast.
Why: Foraging for food could be closer than the corner store.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Linden Hill Gardens, 8230 Easton Rd., Ottsville (610-847-1300). Info at 609-802-7997. Tickets ($10 per carload) online at brownpapertickets.com or at the door ($12).
Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll
What: Who needs big bucks when Desi Village samosas, Curio Theatre Company tickets, and PBR can be had for just a buck?
Why: Snag a free West Philly Mix Tape download card to liven up summer playlists with tunes from neighborhood bands like Stinking Lizaveta and Fan of Friends.
When: Tonight, 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Also Aug. 4 & Sept. 1.)
Where: Baltimore Ave., b/t 42nd & 50th Sts. Info at 215-243-0555.
Brunch at Xochitl
What: The newly debuted menu brings south-of-the-border flavor to your favorite meal with hotcakes de maiz, tortilla chips topped with poached eggs, and house-made granola.
Why: It’s never too early to have a margarita (or three).
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 408 S. Second St. (215-238-7280).
Photo: Courtesy of Morris Arboretum