Whether your kids are in the classroom or learning virtually, odds are that everyone is exhausted after the first week back at school. 
Enjoy some low-key fun this weekend with these local ideas.

Check out Storytimes, Scavenger Hunts and Crafts at CALS

As you refresh your stack of library books this weekend, don’t miss these virtual storytimes, grab-and-go crafts and scavenger hunts. 

Virtual Storytimes

Tune in at 10 a.m. Thursday-Saturday on the CALS Kids Facebook page or CALS Kids YouTube Channel for a daily storytime. Here’s the schedule: Thursday - Read Aloud Storytime | Friday - Guest Reader Storytime | Saturday - Family Storytime

STEAM Craft at Go at the Children’s Library

Come grab your STEAM kit this Friday at Children’s Library. Each activity emphasizes science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics.

When: Friday Where: Children’s Library | 4800 W 10th St., Little Rock

Nature Quest at the Children’s Library 

Visit the front desk at the Children’s Library and get your first Nature Quest clue. Then head outside to find the clue word for a prize! 

When: All month Where: Children’s Library | 4800 W 10th St., Little Rock More info: event page 

Drive-In Movies:

If you’re into Disney, don’t miss the North Little Rock Drive-In’s screenings of “Tangled” and “Beauty and the Beast.”

Where: North Little Rock Drive-In | 7318 Windsong Drive, North Little Rock When: “Tangled” - Friday @ 7 p.m. | “Beauty and the Beast” - Saturday @ 6:30 p.m. Cost: $20 

Treat Yourself to some of our 2020 Family Favorites! 

We checked in with some of 2020 Family Favorites winners to see if they had any weekend-worthy updates to share. Spoiler: they did. 

Try January Flavors and 2021 Macaroons at Loblolly 

Some good things came out of 2020, like Loblolly’s Dairy-Free Pistachio Bark ice cream. They are bringing the flavor back this month and families can stop by the shop to pick up your scoop (or pint) this weekend. While you’re there, you might as well taste test their new macaron flavors: flavor-winner Chai Cookie Butter along with Peanut Butter Cup and Pistachio. Learn more here

Take Advantage of Specials and Coloring Sheets at Shotgun Dan’s 

Shotgun Dan’s, our 2020 Family Favorite Pizza Place, is running some fun specials this weekend. Take the night off from cooking and declare one night an at-home pizza party. Check out Shotgun Dan’s deals and some fun printables.  

Brunch (and Save) at Raduno 

Our 2020 Family Favorite winner for Brunch also has some exciting news. For every $25 you spend on gift cards now through the end of the month, you receive an additional $5 bounce back bucks to spend. And even better news: they are good until the end of February! Learn more here