St. Louis County

Artistic Animals with the Saint Louis Zoo
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Saturday, May 11, 2019

At Artistic Animals, kids will learn the ways that animals display their artistic talents, meet live animals and make some animal-themed crafts to take home. This free workshop is for ages 5-10. Registration is required. 

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Animal Sculptures
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Kids will learn the story of the alebrije dream and how it unleashed a whole new art form. Then they'll take their creativity to the wild side by blending fauna and flora into amazing animal sculptures. 

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Mad Mixtures

Get ready for some simple chemistry fun with Mad Science! At this free workshop, preschoolers will learn simple chemistry concepts and make some modeling dough to take home.

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The Pigeon Comes to St. Louis: A Mo Willems Exhibit Opens at The Magic House
Saturday, May 25, 2019

The exhibit is inspired by the art and characters of the beloved children's book author and illustrator, Mo Willems. Many familiar characters will be featured, including best friend duo Elephant and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon, the wily city bird best known for his antics in Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! Activities will give children the opportunity to make art that is inspired by Mo Willems and to learn about the rich social and emotional lives of the author's characters. 

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Easter Egg Hunt at Watson Trail Park
Sunday, April 21, 2019

The annual City of Sunset Hills Easter Egg Hunt will be held Sunday, April 21 and is open to kids up to age 10. Children will be divided into three age groups: 1-3; 4-6; and 7-10. Some eggs contain prizes so be sure to check inside!

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Family Sunday at the Saint Louis Art Museum
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Families are invited to the Saint Louis Art Museum every Sunday afternoon for free hands-on art activities with fun themes, special performances, engaging demonstrations and a lively, 30-minute family tour through the galleries. 

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