The annual Kirkwood Greentree Festival will be held September 13 - 15 in Kirkwood Park. This free, family festival features a Kids Area with inflatables, live music, inflatables, 180+ arts & crafts booths, food and lots more.
Saturday and Sunday are Kids' Days with special performances by Babaloo (3 p.m. on Saturday), School of Rock (1 p.m. on Sunday), activities provided by The Magic House, the YMCA, fun on inflatables, The Bubble Bus (1 p.m. on Saturday and noon on Sunday), face painting, crafts, and kids' entertainment.
The Kids Area is open Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is sponsored by Vetta Sports and Tropical Moose.
At Kirkwood Park, at the corner of Geyer Road and Adams Avenue.
For more information and the full schedule of events: kirkwoodmo.org
The Saint Louis Chess Club is offering free group chess instruction to kids and teens at various branches of the St. Louis County Library.
Bring your little ones to Toddler Tinker Time at The Magic House for special experiences designed especially for preschoolers. Weekday mornings, Tuesday through Friday, families will enjoy hands-on activities in the Art Studio, plus private playtime featuring limited capacity in Wonder Works and Wonder Why.
The Magic House now offers a virtual art experience for children – multi-sensory Virtual Petite Picasso classes. Classes are taught live from the Art Studio at The Magic House, and a different art activity is featured each week!