Head to Eckerts Farm for a free Story Time for little ones. This interactive story time will feature favorite and classic children's books, followed by a related hands-on activity. A different book is featured every week,
Story Time on the Farm happens every Wednesday through April 29 at 9:30 a.m. at Eckerts Farm in Belleville. (No Storytime on Nov. 27, Dec. 25 or Jan. 1.)
More information: eckerts.com
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.