Bring your kids to the Missouri History Museum for the Winter Getaway, for free activities, family films and music just for kids.
You'll enjoy interactive musical performances, movies, drop-in make-and-take craft workshops, puppet shows, movement workshops and more.
You can also catch the Nothing But the Blues performances by The Sheldon, story-inspired adventures with the St. Louis Black Authors of Children's Literature, and more!
Admission is free, and early arrival is recommended.
Winter Getaway is Dec. 27. 28, 30 and 31 beginning at 10:30 a.m. each day. There will be a Noon Year's Eve party on Dec. 31
Winter Getaway hours are:
Friday: Dec. 27: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 28: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 30: 10:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 31: Noon Year's Eve celebration from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Admission is free. At the Missouri History Museum.
More information: mohistory.org
Camp Lakewood Open Houses are designed to give you and your children or teens the opportunity to meet the camp directors, ask questions and see the beautiful property. You'll get a tour of the camp, be able to speak with camp staff and be reassured that your camper will have the experience of a lifetime at YMCA Camp Lakewood.
Parents call it a break from the kids, and kids call it a break from parents, so its a win-win for all! During Parents' Survival Night you can spend some adult time seeing a movie or catching up with friends, while your kids get quality "kid time" in a safe, familiar, and fun place with trained instructors who lead them through music, games and fun LEGO, DUPLO and LEGO Junior building activities.
Featuring real puppets created by the Henson Creature Shop, Splash and Bubbles: Dive In, Lend a Fin! takes children on an underwater adventure to learn about the ocean and what they can do to help protect it.