The Mini Ninja Challenge includes fitness challenges for ages 5-12 that are designed to inspire kids to keep fitness in their lives. Children can participate in all challenges for their age group or choose the challenges that appeal to them. A parent or guardian must remain with their child throughout the competition. Sponsored by St. Louis County Parks. All participants will receive a participation medal.
The Mini Ninja Challenge will be held Saturday, June 8 from 9 am. to noon at Faust Park in Chesterfield. Cost is $25 per child.
More information and to register: stlouisco.com or call 314-615-8345.
Science Tots is designed for children ages 18 to 36 months. The class provides opportunities to support brain development and learning. Toddlers and their grown-ups will explore STEM topics through songs, stories, hands-on exploration and play.
Visitors are welcome to view eagles through spotting scopes staffed by trained volunteers. There will be a warming tent that will include children's art activities and a St. Louis Audubon display. Families can also take photos next to the full-size eagle's nest, and watch a live eagle educational program.
Families are invited to the Saint Louis Art Museum every Sunday afternoon for free hands-on art activities with fun themes, special performances, engaging demonstrations and a lively, 30-minute family tour through the galleries.
Bring your family to the Missouri History Museum to celebrate and reflect on the life and legacy of Dt. Martin Luther King Jr. Discuss how to make a difference in your community, get active with yoga and movement workshops, create peace-inspired art, meet local and nationally renowned authors, and explore stories of the civil rights movement and the work of Dr. King.
The Loop Ice Carnival is two-day festival full of icy fun for all ages. Held on Delmar Blvd. in University City, the carnival features live ice carving demonstrations, ice slides and ice games for kids, winter-themed characters, fire performers, stilt walkers, photo opportunities, frozen turkey bowling, and lots more.