Help celebrate Raja the elephant's 27th birthday at the Saint Louis Zoo! Visitors are invited to sing Happy Birthday and cheer for Raja as he stomps open his presents at 11 a.m. at the River's Edge. Raja is the first Asian elephant born at the Zoo on December 27, 1992. He is the proud papa of Maliha, Jade, and Priya, and anothe calf due in summer 2020 to mother Rani. There will also be Keeper Chats and animal training demonstrations. Be sure to stop by the Lakeside Cafe to sign a giant birthday card for Raja!
December 27 at the Saint Louis Zoo. Free. Activities begin at 10:30 a.m.
More information: stlzoo.org
Virtual Home School Days presented by the Missouri History Museum allow virtual learners across the St. Louis region the ability to tune in to lessons appropriate for individual leaners, those in a learning pods, and traditional home schoolers. Home School Days are held monthly, with new themes each month, and are free.
Make art. Go on a guided tour, DIY a time capsule. Peek behind the scenes. Watch the Cassily Crew at work. Help inspect the slides. All from home! Every Monday through Friday the staff, crew, artists and historians at City Museum are going LIVE on Facebook to share stories, offer free art classes, and entertain kids and families in all the ways they know how (read: mischief, mayhem and making).
Purina Farms is bringing the best of the farm to your home every week! You can virtually explore Purina Farms through videos featuring the animals, dog trainers and others who work there, as well as the pets who work and play at Purina Farms every day. Each day of the week features videos on a variety of topics including animal connections, training tips and responsible pet care advice for kids.
Twilight Tuesday Concerts from the Missouri History Museum are virtual this fall! Your family can tune in on Tuesday evenings from the comfort of your home or backyard for an online concert streamed live on Zoom or Facebook Live. The theme of this fall's concert series is music of the Mighty Mississippi.