8 Events for Weekend Family Fun
Bust your post-holiday blues with activities galore!
Whole Foods Kids Club at Whole Foods Market: Enjoy a free snack, make a craft and listen to a story read aloud. Special guests mömandpöp Music Show, a kids comedy band, will be there as well. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Visit the website for more information. FREE!
Kids Workshop at Home Depot: Pique your child’s visual arts interests with our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build an easel. Your young artist can display artwork from school or create a new masterpiece on the dry-erase whiteboard. All kids receive a certificate of achievement, an apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last. The workshop starts at 9 a.m. Click here for more details. FREE!
Dad's Day at The Wonderplace: Looking for some indoor fun? Dads get in free Saturday at The Wonderplace with at least 1 paid admission. Bring the kiddos by to enjoy some fun! Open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Click here for more information.
Kids in the Kitchen at Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library: Kids in the Kitchen is nutrition class for students in third grade and older. The lesson is about 30-60 minutes and includes a physical activity and a food tasting or activity. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Click here for details. FREE!
Paint an Arctic Penguin at Painting With a Twist: Leave this family-friendly guided painting session with an adorable 12x12 painting of an arctic penguin. Registration is $25 per person and the class, recommended for ages 6 and up, starts at noon. Register online or by calling 501-410-442.
Audition Workshop at The Rep: The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will hold a free audition workshop from 10:30-11:30 a.m. for young actors interested in auditioning for The Rep’s 2019 summer student production of "Willy Wonka Jr." The camp is open to students ages 9-18 and participants should RSVP to Anna Kimmell at firstname.lastname@example.org. FREE! Audition appointments for the show are available Jan. 11 from 4:30-9 p.m. Click here for more info on auditions.
Eagle Lake Cruises at Pinnacle Mountain State Park: Join park interpreters for a cruise on Lake Maumelle to seek wintering bald eagles and migratory waterfowl. Dress in layers for extreme cold and windy lake weather. Meet at the Jolly Rogers Marina at either 1 p.m. or 3 p.m. Cost is $15 for adults and $8 for children ages 6-12. Call 501-868-5806 to register and pay in advance.
Living Nativity at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church: Celebrate the arrival of the Three Kings at the Feast of the Epiphany on Saturday from 6-7:30 p.m. and Sunday from noon-1:30 p.m. Listen to carols sung in both English and Spanish as you walk through the hills and town of Bethlehem to worship with the Three Kings at the humble stable where Christ was born and then enjoy music and refreshments. Click here for details. FREE!