Need something to do around the South Sound this weekend? Here’s a whole list of activities with lots for your family to choose from!
Kids’ Club at Michael’s Stores Make a Valentine’s Treat Bag today. 2.00 per child/ sessions start on the half hour from 10AM-11:30 For ages 3 and up
Kids’ Workshop at Home Depot You’re asked to register for these popular, free kids’ building events. It’s a race car today!
Worth the Trip
The snow play area at Paradise at Mt.Rainier is open! Updated 1/31/: Now open on weekends and holidays, weather permitting. Do check before you go, but the mountains have had some good snow lately.
South King County
Half-off admission to the Museum of Flight when you wear Seahawks gear Thanks, ThriftyNorthwestMom!
Touch tanks at HCC Mast at Redondo Free and open to the public every Saturday from 10-2 ****You can still look at the critters in the tanks, but you cannot touch them currently because of concerns over a disease that has been affecting the sea stars.
or take little ones to play with our friends at Xtreme Bounce of Fun!
Chinese Acrobat Show in Auburn Tickets are 18.00 and 20.00, but it does look awesome!
There’s SO more to explore….click on Continue Reading for Tacoma area ideas, and the rest of the list!
Tacoma/ Puyallup/Greater Pierce
Go on a hunt for monkeyshines in Tacoma Yes, a few have been found. They’re out!
Play and Grow Storytime at Wheelock 10:30 short story time with play and art for families with children under 5 free, drop in events
Take Your Child to the Library Day at the Puyallup Public Library Lego time in the morning from 11AM-11:45, make and take crafts all day, and a chance to read to therapy dog, Clover, in the afternoon 11-3; follow link for specific event schedule
Children and all ages shows at the Pierce College Science Dome/planetarium The children’s show is on Comets, Asteroids, and Meteors Children’s show at 2PM; all ages at 3:15 is Life: A Cosmic Story
Presentation on Fossils at the Lakewood Library For school age children. We went to this event last summer. It was interesting; just note that it’s NOT a dinosaur event.
Pier Peer at the Point Defiance Marina For children 8 and up and their accompanying grown-ups. See critters drawn to the lights of the dock at night. We’ve done this with the boys and enjoyed it, although we never have seen many sea creatures. 8.00/person registration required
Father/Daughter Dances tonight in Fife and in Frontier Park in Graham Link has the complete list and all the info. you need.
Ethnic Celebration at St.Martin’s University 10AM-6PM Free, family event! Live entertainment, hands-on activities for the kids Bring some cash for food vendor booths
Kids’ Cooking Class at the Bayview School of Cooking make chocolate treats today. For ages 5-8; 30.00 registration required
Visit the LOTT Wet Science Center Free and open to the public every weekend Presentation at 2PM on the web of community. Butterfly craft making
Father/Daughter Dance at Capital High School From this post, scroll down for ticket link and more info.
Kids’ Club at Michael’s The Pt.Fosdick store does a 2.00 craft for kids every Saturday from 10-12
Date Night at Discovery Village Registration and fees required; (253) 858-4835 call to check availability There is also open play and a princess tea event today, but the tea party is full. (253) 858-4835
Pier Into the Night with Harbor WildWatch 5-7PM Head to Skansie Brothers Park to see sea creatures drawn to underwater lights at night Free!
If the Super Bowl just isn’t your thing (Wait…what, now???) I’ll be adding a few more ideas for you later today, as well as some kid friendly restaurants that will be showing the game.
Oh, and if you ARE going to a party, I’ll have the recipe for The. Best. Guacamole. Ever.
Do be sure to come back for that!
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