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5 Favorite Things to Do on a Rainy Day

5 Favorite Things to Do on a Rainy Day

| March 21, 2011 | 113 Comments

1.  Storytimes 2.  Library Events 3.  Indoor Playgrounds, Trampolines, and Bounce Houses 4.  Roller Skating Rinks 5.  Arts, Crafts and Building Click on any of the 5 favorites for detailed ideas!

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3 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

3 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

| March 17, 2011 | 665 Comments

St. Patrick’s Day School-Age Program When: Thursday, March 17, 3:30 – 4:30pm Where: McKinley Library, 601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento What: Bring your little leprechauns to make green and gold crafts.  Learn about the Fair Folk and listen to some Irish blarney. Cost: FREE Info: Click here ArtBeast’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration When: Thursday, March 17, […]

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Storytimes in Sacramento

Storytimes in Sacramento

| November 1, 2010

Whether your child is a baby, toddler or school-age, they probably love storytime just like mine do!  Not only is it a fun outing, but it plays an important role in introducing kids to the magic of books.   Another plus is that storytimes are FREE!  We are lucky in Sacramento to have so many […]

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After School Library Events

After School Library Events

| September 14, 2010 | 5 Comments

School is back in and it’s time to look for fun things to do in the afternoon.  This week there are several fun, free library events for kids! Reptiles, Mammals and Birds Where: Elk Grove Library, 8900 Elk Grove Blvd., Sacramento When: Wednesday, September 15; 3:30 pm What: Reptiles, Mammals and Birds with Effie Yeaw […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| July 23, 2010 | 2 Comments

Fri, July 23rd – Sun, July 25th 1. Enjoy an enchanting night of dancing and fireworks at THE STRAUSS FESTIVAL of Elk Grove. 2.Sit under the stars to see ALIENS IN THE ATTIC at Gibson Ranch. 3.Watch THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA at the 24th Street Theatre. 4. Examine a 14 foot CROCODILE skin at […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| June 25, 2010 | 118 Comments

Fri, June 25th – Sun, June 27th 1. Watch CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS under the stars at Laguna Community Park. 2. Laugh with a singing and juggling VENTROLOQUIST at the Courtland Library. 3. Learn all about bats at the TrailMix.net Store’s GOING BATTY! 4. Build a MONSTER TRUCK at Lowe’s Grow and Build […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| June 18, 2010 | 6 Comments

Fri, June 18th – Sun, June 20th 1. Listen to Native American stories under the stars at Maidu’s FAMILY CAMPFIRE. 2. Jump, eat pizza & ice cream at Bounce Spot’s FAMILY BOUNCE NIGHT. 3. See YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN! at Civic Theatre West. 4. Enjoy Curious George STORY TIME at the Arden Faire […]

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Fantastic Library Events on Thursday

Fantastic Library Events on Thursday

| June 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

There is something for everyone this Thursday at our local libraries!  These three events look like they will be really entertaining.  Fun and FREE! Wild Animals… Wild Things When: Thursday, June 10th; 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm Where: Del Paso Heights Library, 920 Grand Ave., Sacramento Wild Things brings living wildlife to children of all […]

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Art Safari

Art Safari

| April 27, 2010 | 114 Comments

A few weeks ago, I wrote about a weekly event called Art Safari that is held at the Valley-Hi North Laguna Library.  It’s presented by the Crocker Art Museum and geared for school-age kids.  You can see the post with the details here. Last Tuesday we checked it out for ourselves and had a great […]

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5 Favorite Rainy Day Outings

5 Favorite Rainy Day Outings

| April 21, 2010 | 1 Comment

1. Spend hours exploring your creativity at ARTBEAST STUDIO. 2. Get your wiggles out at FUNTASTIC’s indoor playground. 3. Relax and enjoy entertaining activities or storytime at the LIBRARY. 4. Meet up with friends to jump and play at BOUNCETOWN or LAGUNA’S AWESOME PARTY PALACE. 5. Explore the RAILROAD MUSEUM or the DISCOVERY SCIENCE MUSEUM […]

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