We're in a rhyming mood this week, so it's a good thing the calendar's packed with fun that can't be beat! We've got Tree-Climbing for the adventurous, Tinker-Timing for the crafty, Girls & Dolls Ice Cream Dining for the fashionably sweet, and Pete the Cat rhyming for the story lovers!
There's plenty of other options for all ages - from the Winter Farmer's Market, to music time, to cheap seats at the movies, and even an Easter craft!
Open to all ages, but children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult
.Drop in at the Makerspace at Mead Public Library for self-guided tinker time. Craft some cards, paint a picture, bead a bracelet, sew a circuit, or print in 3D! You are only limited by your imagination. Supplies and equipment will be available for use, but feel free to bring your own. Free.
It’s all about Pete the Cat today at the Kiel Public Library. Celebrate his newest book release with stories, songs, and fun all about Pete! Families with multiple children of different ages are welcome to participate in literature-based activities full of wonder, magic and make-believe that engage the whole brain. Be prepared to move, groove, create and learn! Free.
Come tree climb with us in Plymouth! We are adventuring with the Riveredge Nature Center to explore the Plymouth City Park. Yep, that’s right, come on out and adults and kids can try climbing into the tops of those big ol’ trees at the Plymouth City Park. Other activities for families include Tree Art with Bookworm Gardens and Family Nature Club tree scavenger hunt around the park These activities are completely FREE, but don’t forget to RSVP! Free.
Especially designed for our youngest visitors, Pinecrest Historical Village'sStorybook Village programs will be held Wednesday afternoons. Stop by the Village to explore a fun book and, take a small tour, take part in an activity, and enjoy a snack. Regular admission prices apply.
This music-filled class at Take Note Studio at First Presbyterian Church celebrates the unique joys of your growing child. Each week your child will love singing, dancing, and playing instruments with you and her new friends and you’ll love helping her practice a wide variety of abilities such as gross and fine motor skills, turn-taking, social skills, and active listening. Please Note: Pre-registration is required for all classes.
View your favorite flicks at Marcus Cinema for only $3.00. Friday-Sunday features the movie Kubo and the Two Strings: Clever, kindhearted Kubo ekes out a humble living, telling stories to the people of his seaside town including Hosato, Hashi and Kamekichi. But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta. Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey and Beetle, and sets out on a thrilling quest to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known. With the help of his shamisen – a magical musical instrument – Kubo must battle gods and monsters to unlock the secret of his legacy, reunite his family, and fulfill his heroic destiny.
Camp Y-Koda is celebrating our 21st Annual Ice Cream Social with an “Under the Sea” adventure! This wonderful event includes a girl and doll fashion show, raffles and lots of fun for girls, their mothers and grandmothers. We will raffle off two dolls and several doll outfits at each party. The dolls, 18” Gabriela and 18” Tenney, will be on display at the Sheboygan YMCA. Dress your doll for an under the sea adventure and join us for ice cream sundaes, punch and cookies. The social will be held in the Johnsonville Lodge at Camp Y-Koda.
Enjoy a family friendly atmosphere with a range of local vendors at First Congregational Church. Products include honey, maple syrup, eggs, meats, vegetables, micro greens, garlic, apples, soaps, dog treats, breads, coffee, soups, baked goods, and other locally produced foods and crafts. Gluten-free, organic, vegan, and vegetarian entrees are always available.
A different project every month at J.E. Hamilton Community House! Everything you need to create an amazing papercraft-cards, 3-D project, or BOTH-is provided. Just bring your creativity and a willingness to try. All ages and skill levels are welcome! We will use classic as well as new techniques, inks, markers, embossing (both dry and powder) and more. Join this fun stress-relieving session of creative expression!
Held at Above and Beyond Children’s Museum, you can make an explosion, build a volcano, send a rocket soaring or race off a ramp during our Sunday programs where you’ll investigate, question and play your way through amazing experiments that explore your world.