free things to do in St. Louis with kids

Sea Lion Shows at the Saint Louis Zoo
Saturday, August 31, 2019

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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Magnetic Attraction Mad Science Workshop
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Monday, September 9, 2019

Children will learn about the poles and power of magnets in this hands-on workshop from Mad Science of St. Louis that even provides children with the opportunity to make their own magnet to take home. 

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Sensory Playground
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Encourage your child's curiosity as they play and explore various sensory experiences at the Sensory Playground. For ages 2-6. 

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