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Family Workshop: Wood Scrap Lamps
Saturday, June 17, 2023

Be both an electrician and a carpenter for a day with your child by your side. Build your own wood scrap lamp using upcycled wood. Use your artistic skills to design your table lamp while learning how upcycling materials for art saves the planet.

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Finally Friday at Laumeier Sculpture Park
Friday, June 2, 2023
Friday, June 9, 2023
Friday, June 16, 2023

Try something new to kick off your summer weekends at Laumeier Sculpture Park Finally Friday Series. Your family can enjoy some of your favorite food and beverage trucks onsite at the beautiful park from 4-8 p.m.



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Project MEGSSS Math in Action Summer Camp

The Math in Action summer camp provides students, in fourth through eighth grades, with an engaging and interactive learning experience that encourages them to see math in a new light and develop a passion for the subject. By incorporating puzzles, planets, percussion, digital media arts, and music, students will develop their mathematical reasoning and problem-solving skills while having fun and exploring new interests.

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Art Fair at Laumeier Sculpture Park

The nationally acclaimed Laumeier Sculpture Park Art Fair is a three-day, outdoor event held annually on Mother's Day weekend. It features local, regional and national artists, local food and beverage vendors, live music, and the Creation Location offering hands-on, creative art experiences for kids.

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Grant's Farm 120th Anniversary Fireworks

Visit one of St. Louis' favorite family attractions on its 120th Anniversary. Grant's Farm will celebrate with your farm favorites all day long followed by nighttime fireworks choreographed to music. Enjoy a live DJ in the Bauernhof Courtyard prior to the fireworks.

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Suson Park Farm Friday
Friday, June 16, 2023
Friday, August 4, 2023

Suson Farm Fridays are the perfect way to experience all the fun at Suson Park! Farm Fridays include hayrides, fishing, farm games, candle making, barn tours, horse petting, Kona ice, balloon creations and more. 

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Sandcastle Beach at The Magic House

With the help of ten truckloads of sand, The Magic House's backyard will be transformed once again into a beachfront park for the popular Sandcastle Beach exhibit. Sandcastle Beach opens May 26 with a Kick Off to Summer event that includes ice cream, the Bubble Bus and a dance party!

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Omnimax Movies at the Saint Louis Science Center

Catch a movie or two at the Saint Louis Science Center's OMNIMAX Theater, where films are shown featuring the IMAX with Laser. This state-of-the-art theater provides the sharpest images, unmatched sound quality and 40% greater color range than traditional theaters. The five-story, 80-foot-diameter dome will fill your entire field of vision providing a truly immersive experience. Opening May 24: The Little Mermaid: The IMAX Experience.

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Sea Lion Shows at the Saint Louis Zoo

See the Zoo's California sea lions perform acrobatic and athletic feats, including Olympic-style dives on a high-diving platform, flipper walks, frisbee tosses and plenty of surprises. While on stage with the sea lions, the Zoo's trainers explain sea lion behavior and positive-reinforcement training, in addition to the need for conserving the sea lion's ocean habitat.

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