The African savannah comes to life with Simba and Mala, Pumbaa and Timon, and more unforgettable characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle and back again in this inspiring coming-of-age story. Nurture your young child's mind by attending this Born to Read early childhood literacy program that is a perfect introduction to the magic of musical theater.
Saturday, April 20 at 2 p.m. at the Central Library location of the St. Louis Public Library. Free. Reservations are not needed.
More information: slpl.org
Families and kids can wiggle-waggle and robot-walk with Elephant and Piggie from the books, explore the new Mo Willems exhibit, enjoy private playtime throughout The Magic House and partake in fun take-home activities.
Kids can have fun riding the Carousel, make a craft, play with toys and play with each other at Create and Play at the St. Louis Carousel.