Bring your kids (and their wish lists) to visit Santa Claus at The Lodge Des Peres. And don't forget your camera! All children will receive a special holiday cookie (while they last). This event is free and reservations are not required.
9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 1 at The Lodge in Des Peres.
More information: desperesmo.org
Enjoy the beautiful sights at the Missouri Botanical Garden at this autism-friendly family night. Your whole family can explore, discover and experience hands-on activities, including fun in the Children's Garden, in a secure environment.
Engage your young scientist in science-related learning at the Saint Louis Science Center's Preschool Science Series. Through interactive stories and hands-on exploration, children learn about science, as well as language, problem-solving and social skills.