St. Louis

Halloween Party and Parade

Kids should come dressed in their costumes for this Halloween Parade and Party in Lafayette Park. The event will start at the Lafayette Park Playground with trick or treating, carriage rides, carnival games, snacks and more.

Everyone is welcome to this free event to participate or to hand out goodies to the kids.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

More information: lafayettesquare.org

 

Locations: St. Louis
Age Ranges: All Ages

Storytelling in the Museum: Ready for Bed

Preschoolers are invited to wear their pajamas and hear stories about bedtime.

Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a really fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

 

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children. 

 

10:30 a.m. 

 

At the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.

 

More information: mohistory.org

 

Locations: St. Louis

Storytelling in the Museum: Thanks for Thanksgiving

Preschoolers are invited hear stories about things we are thankful for.

 

Storytelling in the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

 

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children. 

 

10:30 a.m.  In the History Clubhouse at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.

 

More information: mohistory.org

 

Locations: St. Louis

Storytelling in the Museum: Please and Thank You

Preschoolers will hear stories about these magic words.

Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a really fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

 

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children.

 

10:30 a.m. at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.

 

More information: mohistory.org

 
Locations: St. Louis

Storytelling at the Museum: We Love St. Louis

Preschoolers will hear stories about the city we live in.

 

Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

 

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children. 

 

10:30 a.m. 

 

In the History Clubhouse at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free. 

 

More information: mohistory.org

 

Locations: St. Louis

Storytelling at the Museum: Happy Halloween

Preschoolers are encouraged to wear costumes to hear stories about Halloween.

Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children.

 

10:30 a.m. at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.

 

More information: mohistory.org

 

 

Locations: St. Louis
Age Ranges: Preschool

Storytelling in the Museum: Day of the Dead

Preschoolers will learn all about this Halloween-time holiday.

 

Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.

 

Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children. 

 

10:30 a.m. 

 

In the History Clubhouse at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.

 

More information: mohistory.org

 
Locations: St. Louis

Latino Family Night at the Museum

Bring your whole family for a fun evening at the Missouri History Museum. Explore the museum's exhibits, such as the History Clubhouse, create make-and-take art projects, do yoga, enjoy storytelling in Spanish, outdoor games and a teen improv workshop. 

Free. 5:30 - 8 p.m. at the Missouri History Museum. 

More information: mohistory.org

 

Locations: St. Louis
Age Ranges: All Ages

Great Green Adventures: Winter Bird Walk

Kids will use binoculars to search for birds, observe and record bird behavior, appearance and identify plant-based winter food sources.

Great Green Adventures include drop-in activities that explore a special part of the Garden each month on the third Saturday. Learn about plants, nature and green living through hands-on activities, journaling, stories and games.

Great Green Adventures are designed for ages 6–12. Adults may accompany up to three children. Younger siblings may attend.

  • 10:30  to 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. 
  • No pre-registration needed
  • Cost is $3 per child under 12
  • Free for Garden members

Meet at the Children’s Garden Ticket Fort. At the Missouri Botanical Garden.

More information: mobot.org

 

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