Each Wedesday in June kids ages 8 to 12 are invited on a nature adventure focused on biology and art. They'll explore the beauty in nature and create artwork inspired by our area's plants, insects, fish and wildlife.
June 6: Plants
June 13: Insects
June 20: Wildlife
June 27: Fish
Make reservations by calling 314-877-6019. Sign up for one, two or all sessions.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Dress for the weather and bring a water bottle and sack lunch. Reservations are required.
More information: mdconline.org
It's the most wonderful time of the year, so celebrate it by taking your family to see classic holiday films on the big screen! Admission is just $5 for all ages. Marcus Theatres is hosting special showings of these family favorites from Nov. 30 - Dec. 13: Elf, Home Alone, It's a Wonderful Life, Christmas Vacation, The Polar Express, and Miracle on 34th Street.
More than a half million lights will illuminate some of the Garden's most iconic locations, walkways will be transformed into sensory light tunnels providing an explosion of visual magic, and traditional candlelight village displays will delight crowds of all ages.
The Magic House offers special morning hours for families with young children Tuesday through Friday during the school year. Select exhibits open at 10:30 a.m. before the entire museum opens at noon. Preschool Hours feature exhibits that are geared toward children ages 2-8, but anyone is welcome to visit.