Dress up your little superstars in their favorite getup and rock out at the Museum New Year's Eve Party! Join for Sparkle-rama, the best kid-friendly party in town. The family will have fun as you: Read more about New Year's Eve Sparkle-rama at Minnesota Children's Museum
For the Kids
Encourage your child's love of reading in a comfortable environment as he or she reads a favorite book to a therapy dog from the Pals on Paws chapter of Therapy Dogs International at the Museum.
For more information, visit http://www.mcm.org/visitor-information/special-events/. Read more about Dog Tales at Minnesota Children's Museum
Enjoy beautiful music on both the guitar and ukulele, performed by Sandy Waterman. Sandy is an educator of music, co-director of music for Living Spirit UMC, jazz and classic rock keyboardist and has worked with the Saint Paul Conservatory since 2009.
Starting with a series of games based on the show, Minute to Win It, different challenges will test the dexterity and focus of young competitors. There will also be a scavenger hunt, and challenges based on another popular reality show, Survivor. To close out the day, the group will order pizza and head over to Pinstripes for two games of bowling. $25 residents, $30 non-residents. 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Centennial Lakes Park, 7499 France Ave. S.; 952.927.8861; edinamn.gov Read more about Centennial Lakes Challenge: School’s Out Special
Halloween is here and Southdale Center is inviting all little ghouls, goblins and boo'tiful princesses to come have a spooktacular time at the Kidgits Mall-o-ween event!
There will be trick-or-treating, a costume contest, Halloween crafts and our always popular bounce house!
You won't want to miss all the fun activities and giveaways. See you in Center Court! Read more about Mall-o-Ween
Calling all little dancers…..The Edina Dance Team will be hosting a Kids' Clinic on November 1 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Edina High School Gym. Come join the fun. Kids will participate in an art project, receive an Edina Dance Team kid's clinic t-shirt and learn a routine to perform for their parents at the end of the clinic. Registration is required. Read more about Edina Dance Team Hosts a Kids' Clinic
Test your scare-ability as Valleyfair transforms into ValleySCARE featuring the Halloween Haunt. The amusement park will also feature intense mazes, terrifying creatures and thrill rides that will send a tingle up your spine. Bring children for some less scary Halloween fun on Saturday and Sunday with Planet Spooky. Prices and hours vary; check website for details. 1 Valleyfair Drive, Shakopee; 952.445.7600; valleyfair.com Read more about Valleyscare
The Taste of Greece is held on the eastern bluffs of Lake Calhoun at St Mary's Greek Orthodox Church. Join for food, drinks, live music, Greek dancers, homemade desserts, Church tours, cultural demonstrations, a marketplace and a kids' area. Bring 3 non-perishable food items for 2 tickets ($2) to benefit a local food shelf. Read more about Taste of Greece - Minneapolis Greek Festival
Beginning and intermediate youth basketball players are led through a series of drills and games designed to develop skills to become a successful athlete. A 10:1 participant-to-coach ratio ensures your child willreceive attention during this four-day camp. Ages 7-12.9 a.m.-noon.$109. Valley View Middle School, 6750 Valley View Road; 952.826.0367; edinamn.gov Read more about Skyhawks Basketball Camp