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Summer Fun Guide 2017

Summer Fun Guide 2017

| May 24, 2017

Summer is both a magical time of memory making and a daunting time for parents as we try to find ways to keep the kids busy. My mission: to round up all the very best things to do around town in order to ensure you have solutions when you hear “I’m bored” or better yet […]

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Memorial Day Weekend: May 27th – 29th

Memorial Day Weekend: May 27th – 29th

| May 24, 2017

Pet farm animals, make jumbo bubbles at the Wild Science exhibit and go on rides at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Monday KIDS FREE Cool off under fountains and slipping down water slides at an AQUATIC CENTER. Saturday – Monday Listen to stories and play as you learn about water during Sacramento Zoo’s NATURE EXPLORERS. […]

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Weekend Top 10: May 20th – 21st

Weekend Top 10: May 20th – 21st

| May 16, 2017

Take a mini train ride, see a fire truck and listen to the Musical Robot band at Sacramento Children’s Museum’s WHEELS DAY. Saturday FREE Go on a BIRDING FOR FAMILIES nature walk or learn the myths of SNAKES ALIVE! at Effie Yeaw Nature Center. Saturday, Sunday FREE Listen to a reading of the new book, […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 25th – 26th

Weekend Top 10: March 25th – 26th

| March 20, 2017

Play games and see a puppet show at the SUTTER CHILDREN’S WELLNESS FESTIVAL at Fairyale Town. Saturday FREE Explore fire-fighting vehicles at the California Automobile Museum’s TO THE RESCUE. Saturday Take a Family Farm Tour during the SPRING GARDENING CLINIC at Soil Born Farms. Saturday FREE See Disney artists perform at KIDTOPIA in Fair Oaks […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 18th – 19th

Weekend Top 10: March 18th – 19th

| March 16, 2017

Watch Irish and Highland dancers, pipe and drum bands, and historic re-enactors at the 21st Annual ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE in Old Sacramento. Saturday FREE Explore fire-fighting vehicles and sit in a 1921 Graham Fire Truck at the California Automobile Museum’s TO THE RESCUE. Saturday Learn about NASA and investigate gravity during Powerhouse Science Center’s […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 10th – 12th

Weekend Top 10: March 10th – 12th

| March 8, 2017

Bounce, play and eat pizza at BounceU Roseville’s PARENTS NIGHT OUT. Friday Use your imagination and create your own play space at Sacramento Adventure Playground’s COMMUNITY DAY. Saturday FREE Chase a leprechaun on a 1/2 mile dash at the SHAMROCK’N HALF. Saturday Spend an hour on the Sacramento River and learn about our city’s history on […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Round-Up

St. Patrick’s Day Round-Up

| March 8, 2017

Pull out the green clothes, brush up on your Irish brogue and celebrate the luck of the Irish at one of these family-friendly events around town! An Irish Tale Puppet Show and Leprechaun Traps When: Friday, March 10; 4:30-5:15pm Where: Rio Linda Library What: An Irish Tale is the story of three brothers, and their […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 3rd – 5th

Weekend Top 10: March 3rd – 5th

| March 2, 2017

Jump AFTER DARK at Sky High Sports Trampoline Park. Friday See the funny tale of THE GINGERBREAD BABY come to life as a musical shadow puppet show at Fairytale Town. Saturday Build a Rain Gauge House at Home Depot’s KIDS WORKSHOP. Saturday FREE Watch Davis Musical Theatre’s Young Performers musical spin on the classic tale, […]

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Spring Activities Guide 2017

Spring Activities Guide 2017

| March 1, 2017

“It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want—oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!” – Mark Twain The anticipation of spring this year is more intense. The sun just […]

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Weekend Top 10: February 25th – 26th

Weekend Top 10: February 25th – 26th

| February 24, 2017

Celebrate a beloved author at HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DR. SEUSS! STORYTIME at Barnes & Noble. Saturday FREE Jump and play at night during BounceU’s COSMIC GLOW-IN-THE-DARK BOUNCE. Saturday Hear stories, play and learn something new at Sacramento Zoo’s NATURE EXPLORERS.  Saturday Watch the El Dorado Musical Theatre’s young professionals perform the fairytale adventure, SHREK THE MUSICAL. […]

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