Family Fun Night: Harry Potter Fest
Butterbeer, quidditch, wands and more. Fun for all ages. Costumes encouraged.
|Friday, July 13||6:30-8:00 p.m.||Headquarters|
Explore new art forms through painting, drawing, sculpting and printmaking. Presented by Freedom Arts and Education. Ages 3–7. Registration required.
|Saturday, July 7||10:00 a.m.||Grant’s View|
|Wednesday, July 18||6:30 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Saturday, August 11||10:00 a.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Thursday, September 6||6:30 p.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Saturday, September 15||10:00 a.m.||Oak Bend|
|Saturday, September 22||10:00 a.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
Create chalk art with the sidewalk as your canvas. Ages 3–5. Registration required.
|Friday, July 6||10:00 a.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Saturday, July 14||9:00 a.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Saturday, July 14||2:00 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Monday, July 23||10:00 a.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
|Friday, August 3||1:30 p.m.||Weber Road|
|Monday, August 13||3:30 p.m.||Lewis & Clark|
|Thursday, September 6||10:00 a.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Monday, September 10||10:00 a.m.||Headquarters|
|Tuesday, September 11||10:00 a.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Friday, September 14||2:00 p.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Tuesday, September 18||6:00 p.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
Explore insect defenses in fun, hands-on activities and make your own bug model to take home. Presented by Mad Science. Ages 3–5. Registration required.
|Tuesday, July 10||2:00 p.m.||Natural Bridge|
|Monday, August 13||10:00 a.m.||Grant’s View|
|Thursday, August 30||10:00 a.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Friday, September 14||10:00 a.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Wednesday, September 19||10:00 a.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Thursday, September 20||10:00 a.m.||Cliff Cave|
Find out how liquid can defy gravity, learn how paper can stay dry underwater and discover how air and water interact. Presented by The Magic House. Ages 3–5. Registration required.
|Monday, July 2||10:00 a.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
|Monday, July 9||10:00 a.m.||Indian Trails|
|Monday, August 6||11:00 a.m.||Lewis & Clark|
|Friday, August 17||10:00 a.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Tuesday, August 21||10:00 a.m.||Oak Bend|
|Wednesday, August 29||10:00 a.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Tuesday, September 18||10:00 a.m.||Weber Road|
Play with numbers through story, song and crafts. Ages 3–6. Registration required.
|Wednesday, July 11||10:00 a.m.||Lewis & Clark|
|Thursday, July 19||10:00 a.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Thursday, August 9||10:00 a.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Monday, August 13||10:00 a.m.||Oak Bend|
|Tuesday, August 14||10:00 a.m.||Indian Trails|
|Thursday, August 16||10:00 a.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Monday, August 20||10:00 a.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Wednesday, August 29||10:00 a.m.||Natural Bridge|
|Thursday, August 30||10:00 a.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Saturday, September 8||2:00 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Monday, September 10||10:00 a.m.||Grant’s View|
|Tuesday, September 25||2:00 p.m.||Prairie Commons|
Learn to play a wide array of percussion instruments from around the globe while learning the musical cultures of Cuba, South America and Africa. Presented by Freedom Arts and Education. Ages 8–12. Registration required.
|Saturday, July 7||2:00 p.m.||Grant's View|
|Wednesday, July 11||4:30 p.m.||Headquarters|
|Saturday, July 14||2:00 p.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Tuesday, July 17||2:00 p.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Tuesday, July 24||6:00 p.m.||Natural Bridge|
|Saturday, August 25||10:00 a.m.||Cliff Cave|
Carnival of the Animals
Enjoy Camille Saint Saens’ musical suite, “Carnival of the Animals,” while you go on an adventure of music, art and dance. Presented by DaySpring School of the Arts. Ages 5–8. Registration required.
|Friday, July 13||2:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|
|Tuesday, July 17||2:00 p.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Saturday, July 21||10:00 a.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Monday, August 6||10:00 a.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Saturday, August 11||2:00 p.m.||Indian Trails|
|Saturday, August 18||2:00 p.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
Map Your World
Create a map of your own world, real or imagined. Ages 7–11. Registration required.
|Friday, July 20||2:00 p.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Saturday, August 11||2:00 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Saturday, August 11||2:00 p.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Wednesday, September 12||4:30 p.m.||Headquarters|
|Tuesday, September 18||7:00 p.m.||Rock Road|
|Monday, September 24||6:30 p.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Tuesday, September 25||6:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|
Stirring after Sunset
Get up close to live nocturnal animals as we immerse ourselves in nature at night and learn which animals are nocturnal and diurnal. Presented by Saint Louis Zoo. Ages 5–10. Registration required.
|Friday, July 6||10:00 a.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Thursday, July 19||10:00 a.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Wednesday, August 1||3:00 p.m.||Rock Road|
|Tuesday, August 14||4:00 p.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
|Wednesday, September 12||4:00 p.m.||Grant’s View|
|Wednesday, September 19||2:00 p.m.||Natural Bridge|
Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light in this phenomenal program. Take home a Mad Science® Space Telescope. Ages 6–10. Registration required.
|Monday, July 16||2:00 p.m..||Eureka Hills|
|Friday, August 3||10:00 a.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Friday, August 3||6:30 p.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Wednesday, August 8||4:30 p.m.||Headquarters|
|Wednesday, September 5||6:30 p.m.||Weber Road|
|Saturday, September 8||2:00 p.m.||Indian Trails|
Create It Yourself
Explore the science of how stuff works. Bring your creativity for these fun CIY projects! Presented by Saint Louis Science Center. Ages 7–11. Registration required.
|Thursday, July 26||2:00 p.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Monday, July 30||2:00 p.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Thursday, August 9||6:00 p.m.||Lewis & Clark|
|Monday, August 20||6:00 p.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Saturday, September 29||2:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|