Storytime in the Commons is back for another season of fun character visits and themes focused on learning and character building. Your kids can meet and have their photo taken with some of their favorite PBS Kids characters during this free storytime. Stories will be read and shared on the big outdoor screen at the Nine Network. There will also be crafts, games and fun activities for the whole family.
Storytime in the Commons is free but registration is required. Tickets will be available starting one month before each storytime. Storytime in the Commons are held on Saturday mornings from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Nine Network and St. Louis Public Radio, 3653 Olive Street.
Scheduled Storytimes and themes are:
June 2: Get into STEM featuring Peg + Cat and Sid the Science Kid
July 7: Respect Others featuring Arthur and Clifford the Big Red Dog
August 4: Embrace Cultural Diversity featuring WordGirl and Super Why
September 29: Be My Neighbor Day featuring Daniel Tiger and Katerina Kittycat
To register for tickets, go to ninenet.org
Visit the James S. McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park for star shows for all ages. Show are hourly on the half hour and include a 30-minute Planetarium show in the Orthwein StarBay and a self-guided tour of the Boeing Space Station after the show.