Looking for Spring Break ideas for your South Sound kids and family?
Something cheap but fun to do in Tacoma, Spanaway, Lakewood, Federal Way, Puyallup, or Your neck of the woods?
You’ve found the right place for South Sound family fun.
Here’s a special edition of my weekday guide with, “All Week,” ideas at the top, followed by a daily dose of fun.
For Indoor Play Options See My Lists of
Other Weekday Events and Fun
City Goat Farm and Petting Zoo is Open all week! Our new sponsors invite you to bring the kids all week to check out their Spanaway farm and pet and feed the cute and cuddly animals. Tell ’em I sent you!
Spring Break at Ikea! Kids eat free in the restaurant 11AM-close Monday-Sunday Other free entertainment during the week, including balloon making and face painting. Arts and crafts activity Friday 12-2
Spring Break Spotlight at the Point Defiance Zoo Different animals are highlighted each day this week. Note: The zoo is Pricey. SFM suggests investing in an annual pass if you can swing it. There are also monthly free days for City of Tacoma residents.
Dan at City Blocks Lego Studio in Freighthouse Square is doing Lego day camps this week. Give him a call to check availability. Henry did one over Christmas break and Loved it (Of course).
Our Sponsors at Discovery Village in Gig Harbor are open for all kinds of fun, spring themed play this week. Don’t forget to ask about summer day camps!
Check out a Free Museum pass from your library and turn your spring breakers into junior culture vultures!
Military Monday at Discovery Village in Gig Harbor Special discount for members of the military
Air Conditioning Fitness class for grown-ups at Trampoline Nation in Federal Way 7PM Kids can jump for a discounted price, so bring ’em along! Jumping is not childcare, so they should be old enough to take care of their own bathroom needs and be able to understand that you are nearby but busy (Getting a workout on a trampoline! Awesome!) TN is a great sponsor. Tell ’em I sent you! Planning a party? Don’t forget about the discount for NEW party bookings just for SFM readers.
Bring Your Baby Matinee at AMC in Kent Lights are up; sound is down; babies are welcome. Today’s show is The Host.
It’s 1.00 day at the Starplex in Federal Way! Tickets are just 2.00 other days. Small upcharge for 3D Choices include Wreck it Ralph and the 2 D Version of The Hobbit
Spring Movie at the Tacoma Library 1PM Free showing of Brave at the Main branch
Spring Break Lego Madness at the Buckley Library 1-2:30PM Drop in and do some Lego
It’s a Bubble Festival at LightHouse Christian School in Gig Harbor 6-7PM Bubbly fun just for students entering kindergarten next year and an ice cream social, too! Parents can learn about the school’s kindergarten program, where students are nurtured in a Christ centered environment with a track record of academic rigor and achievement. Teachers and the director will be on hand to answer questions while the kiddos are having a bubbly ball.
It’s kids’ Day at the Prairie House Museum in Spanaway Wednesday the 4th from 1-3 At this free, anuual event kids can churn butter, spin wool, and meet farm animals. Parents and grandparents welcome
Tot Time at Learning Sprout Toys in Tacoma Always a good idea to confirm first
Wacky Wednesdays at the South Hill Library It’s a movie today. Free, drop in programs for school age kids.
It’s Free Day at the White River Valley Museum in Auburn(Admission is just 2.00/1.00 other days). Small, but kid friendly
Art After School at the Steilacoom Library 4PM Free, drop in program for school age kids. All supplies provided!
Read to a Dog at the Sumner or Summit Library Drop in and practice your reading skills with a patient, canine listener. 4PM at Sumner 4:30 at Summit
Lego Madness in Orting 2PM Drop in and do some Lego
Fantastic Flora and Fauna at the Olympia Library Kids in 5th grade and up are invited to join local artists in making costumes and sculptures from recycled materials. Stop by the library to register and get more information.
Air Conditioning Fitness class for grown-ups at Trampoline Nation in Federal Way 7PM Kids can jump for a discounted price, so bring ’em along! Jumping is not childcare, so they should be old enough to take care of their own bathroom needs and be able to understand that you are nearby but busy (Getting a workout on a trampoline! Awesome!) TN is a great sponsor. Tell ’em I sent you! Planning a party? Don’t forget about the discount on NEW party bookings just for SFM readers.
Elephant and Piggie Party at the Parkland/Spanaway Library 3:30PM Crafts, Stories, and more based on the Mo Wilems stories. For 5 and up. Story reading begins at 4.
The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood from Olympia Family Theater Also Friday and Saturday
It’s Super Hero Story Time at the Puyallup Library 10AM A Puyallup police officer will be sharing stories at this special, free story time for preschoolers.
Kids’ Night Out at Frog n Kiwi in University Place with Bricks 4 Kidz 6-9:30 Registration and fees required. 5 spots left!
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