Trade in sugary candy for healthy exercise! Bring leftover Halloween candy to The Lodge of Des Peres on Nov. 1 and receive a free youth admission and waves swim session in exchange for one pound of candy. Registration is required and space is limited to 200 participants.
Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult for this event. All candy will be donated to the USO of Missouri for our troops.
To secure your child's spot at the swim, reserve by October 31. This event is free when you register and bring one pound of candy to donate per person.
For all ages. Friday, November 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. at The Lodge of Des Peres.
More information and to register: desperesmo.org
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.
Explore the St. Louis Zoo after dark at Boo at the Zoo. Bring your little ghouls and goblins to this non-scary celebration designed just for kids. Though this is not a trick-or-treating experience, costumes are encouraged, and each child 12 and under will receive a treat bag when they leave.