It’s not too late to sneak in a little more weekend fun, but here are a few highlights for the days ahead! If the coming weeks are filling up fast at your house, you’ll also want to take a minute to check the Sounds Fun Mom list of South Puget Sound Holiday Events.
The bouncy house list and the indoor playground list are all updated. You can find both, plus South Sound malls with play areas, under Rainy Day Play.
Story time links:
- Pierce County.
- Tacoma Public Library
- Timberland regional library (Thurston County)
- Kitsap Regional Library
- King County Library System
- Puyallup Public Library
Science Classes for Home Schoolers and other children resume at the Nature Center at Snake Lake
Milk and Cookies with Santa at the Supermall This month’s Momtopia event (membership is free) for kids under six and their grown-up. 10AM Kids enjoy cookies and milk while they hear Santa read a story. Cookies limited to first 250 children. At the food court
Seattle Seahawks Toy Drive at Westfield Southcenter Mall 6-8PM Bring a new, unwrapped toy worth 10.00 or more and get autographs from Seahawks players Marcus Trufant, Marshawn Lynch, and Justin Forsett.
Read with a dog at the Puyallup Public Library Non threatening way for kiddos to practice reading skills 3:30-4:30 Pepper is your listener today.
It’s 1.00 day at the Starplex in Federal Way (tickets are just 2.00 other days). Other days are showing Cars II, Smurfs, Spy Kids, and Harry Potter.
Mom and baby class at Good Samaritan Two class times for moms and babies 0-12
Mommy and Me Fitness Class at Elev8te Fitness in Tacoma I haven’t been here or tried this, but reader Corey sent in a note that she takes her whole crew weekly and has a blast
Art After School at the Steilacoom Library Free drop-in program for school age children; supplies provided 4PM
Movies at Wheelock Free showing of The Nightmare Before Christmas at 6PM
Tots and Critters Club at the Point Defiance Zoo Animal themed story, animal encounter and craft for preschoolers and their grown-ups. It’s Fabulous Fish today. Programs begin at 11. 6.00 for member children/8.00 non members; 2.00 more day of. Preregistration Strongly encouraged. Note: Zoo admission not included with story time fee. Also on Friday
Gingerbread Story and Craft 11AM at the Wheelock Library
Fetch Club in Lakewood Science Club for 3-5th graders based on the popular PBS series; register in advance
Nature Discovery Hour at the Tacoma Nature Center 10:30 Special time to explore the Discovery Pond with naturalists and fun tools. For ages 2-7 3.00; free for adults
Caspar Babypants performs at the Tacoma Public Library Today’s performances are at Moore at 10:30 or Wheelock at 1
Tots and Critters Club at the Point Defiance Zoo Animal themed story, animal encounter and craft for preschoolers and their grown-ups. It’s Fabulous Fish today. Programs begin at 11. 6.00 for member children/8.00 non members; 2.00 more day of. Preregistration Strongly encouraged. Note: Zoo admission not included with story time fee.
There are tons of events coming this Friday and Saturday. You can preview some of them in my holiday events list in the menu bar.
Know something great I missed? Need help finding something? Just let me know! Whether you’re looking for things do with kids in Gig Harbor, Tacoma, Puyallup, Auburn, or whatever part of the South Sound you call home, I’d love to help. Just give me a holler.
We also share quick ideas and tips over at the Sounds Fun Mom Facebook page . Come on over and join a growing community of fun loving South Sound families