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Sunday, February 7

In real life Jack is frightened of everything, except the adventures in his head. But when given the choice to stay home and dream, or explore the world a giant beanstalk has to offer, Jack decides to find the courage to climb the beanstalk and to have a real-life adventure of his very own.

Jack and the Beanstalk

when: Various dates Jan. 30-Mar.6, 2016

where: various locations (see listing), Kirkland, Wa

cost: $15

ages: 3 & older

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Gage Academy of Art Open Studio

when: Feb 7 - Mar 27

where: Capitol Hill, Gage Academy of Art, 1501 10th Ave. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $60

ages: All

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Where the Wild Things Are

when: Feb 7 - Feb 28 at various times (see listing)

where: Lower Queen Anne, Seattle Children's Theatre, 201 Thomas St. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $22

ages: 4 & up

Weekend Family Workshop: Long Distance Valentine

when: February 6, 7, 13, 14, 2016 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: Boeing Field, The Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission or membership

ages: All

From dressing up like a wolf eel to fish-print painting and water play with ocean animal toys, Toddler Time will keep even the busiest of bodies engaged and entertained. A myriad of developmentally age-appropriate, hands-on activities await for tots to explore. FREE with Aquarium admission For children 5 and under; must be accompanied by an adult In our classrooms on select Mondays and Tuesdays; September 2014–February 2015 Drop in for any length of time 9:30am-noon September 15, 16, 22 and 23 October 6, 7, 13 and 14 November 3, 4, 24 and 25 December 1, 2, 8 and 9 January 12, 13, 26 and 27 February 9, 10, 23 and 24

Toddler Time at the Seattle Aquarium

when: Select Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays from Sept. 2015–Feb. 2016

where: Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission

ages: 0-5

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 7 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

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Cast Off – Free Public Sail

when: every Sunday at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

where: South Lake Union , The Center for Wooden Boats , 1010 Valley St., Seattle , Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 7 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Sunday Yoga is back in store this January featuring our amazingly talented friends from Next Generation Yoga! An hour long complimentary practice begins at 9:30am. Designed for girls ages 6-14, all levels are welcome. Mats are provided. Grab your bestie and join us this Sunday!

Sunday Morning Yoga

when: every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

where: University Village , ivivva University Village, 2643 N.E. University Village Lane, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: 6-14

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Seussical Jr. The Musical

when: Fri.-Sun., Jan. 22-Feb. 7, 2016

where: Mercer Island, Stroum Jewish Community Center Theatre, 3801 E. Mercer Way, Mercer Island , Wa

cost: $13-17

ages: 5 & up

Monday, February 8

From dressing up like a wolf eel to fish-print painting and water play with ocean animal toys, Toddler Time will keep even the busiest of bodies engaged and entertained. A myriad of developmentally age-appropriate, hands-on activities await for tots to explore. FREE with Aquarium admission For children 5 and under; must be accompanied by an adult In our classrooms on select Mondays and Tuesdays; September 2014–February 2015 Drop in for any length of time 9:30am-noon September 15, 16, 22 and 23 October 6, 7, 13 and 14 November 3, 4, 24 and 25 December 1, 2, 8 and 9 January 12, 13, 26 and 27 February 9, 10, 23 and 24

Toddler Time at the Seattle Aquarium

when: Select Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays from Sept. 2015–Feb. 2016

where: Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission

ages: 0-5

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 8 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 8 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Gage Academy of Art Open Studio

when: Feb 8 - Mar 27

where: Capitol Hill, Gage Academy of Art, 1501 10th Ave. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $60

ages: All

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Where the Wild Things Are

when: Feb 8 - Feb 28 at various times (see listing)

where: Lower Queen Anne, Seattle Children's Theatre, 201 Thomas St. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $22

ages: 4 & up

Tuesday, February 9

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 9 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 9 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Gage Academy of Art Open Studio

when: Feb 9 - Mar 27

where: Capitol Hill, Gage Academy of Art, 1501 10th Ave. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $60

ages: All

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Where the Wild Things Are

when: Feb 9 - Feb 28 at various times (see listing)

where: Lower Queen Anne, Seattle Children's Theatre, 201 Thomas St. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $22

ages: 4 & up

From dressing up like a wolf eel to fish-print painting and water play with ocean animal toys, Toddler Time will keep even the busiest of bodies engaged and entertained. A myriad of developmentally age-appropriate, hands-on activities await for tots to explore. FREE with Aquarium admission For children 5 and under; must be accompanied by an adult In our classrooms on select Mondays and Tuesdays; September 2014–February 2015 Drop in for any length of time 9:30am-noon September 15, 16, 22 and 23 October 6, 7, 13 and 14 November 3, 4, 24 and 25 December 1, 2, 8 and 9 January 12, 13, 26 and 27 February 9, 10, 23 and 24

Toddler Time at the Seattle Aquarium

when: Select Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays from Sept. 2015–Feb. 2016

where: Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission

ages: 0-5

Wednesday, February 10

Hello Kitty Robot c2004

Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 10 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 10 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Gage Academy of Art Open Studio

when: Feb 10 - Mar 27

where: Capitol Hill, Gage Academy of Art, 1501 10th Ave. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $60

ages: All

Pre-registration recommended. Join our after school science lab as we expand our scientific knowledge through hands-on experiments and technical challenges. This winter in QuestClub we will become Earth Explorers! Join us as we test our own volcanic magma, solve animal track mysteries, and use our engineering and design skills to better understand the natural world! Designed for Travel Wednesday, February 10, 2:30-4pm This week we will take a look at plants and the many ways they spread their seeds. We will examine real seeds and design and test some of our own.

QuestClub

when: Feb 10 at 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Factoria, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4091 Factoria Mall S.E., Bellevue, Wa

cost: $10/member; $15/nonmember

ages: Drop-off program for ages 5-8

Screens are everywhere! Young children are spending more and more time engaged with media. Learn what and when children might be learning from screens as well as how we can support children’s media activities. We will discuss the importance and power of play in children’s development, and how children use play to build relationships and increase their understanding of the world. Finally, we will learn tips for integrating play into daily life, and ways to make the most of ever-present media and technology. Sarah Lytle is the Director of Outreach and Education at the Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences at the University of Washington. I-LABS is an interdisciplinary center that studies early learning and brain development. Sarah has a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology and specializes in early learning and screen media.

Parent Workshop: Making Playtime & Even Screen Time Social

when: Feb 10 at 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

where: Factoria, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4091 Factoria Mall S.E., Bellevue, Wa

cost: Free

ages: Parents

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Where the Wild Things Are

when: Feb 10 - Feb 28 at various times (see listing)

where: Lower Queen Anne, Seattle Children's Theatre, 201 Thomas St. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $22

ages: 4 & up

Thursday, February 11

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 11 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

gage academy winter

Gage Academy of Art Open Studio

when: Feb 11 - Mar 27

where: Capitol Hill, Gage Academy of Art, 1501 10th Ave. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $60

ages: All

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Where the Wild Things Are

when: Feb 11 - Feb 28 at various times (see listing)

where: Lower Queen Anne, Seattle Children's Theatre, 201 Thomas St. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $22

ages: 4 & up

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A New Republic: Opening Celebration

when: Feb 11 at 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Seattle Art Museum, 1300 1st Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 11 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

Friday, February 12

We love caring for our teeth and gums, but sometimes a trip to the dentist can be scary. Join local dental experts to learn about the tools dentists use, how to keep a sparkling smile and how to make a visit to the dentist a fun experience!

Dental Health Workshop

when: Feb 12 at 11 a.m. to noon

where: Factoria, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4091 Factoria Mall S.E., Bellevue, Wa

cost: Free with membership or admission. No registration required.

ages: All

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Daddy Daughter Dance

when: Feb 12 at 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Redmond, Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center, 16600 N.E. 80th St., Redmond, Wa

cost: $40 residents; $48 non-residents

ages: 3-12 (with adult)

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Family Movie Nights

when: Oct. 23 and Nov. 20, 2015 and Jan. 15, Feb. 12, Mar. 11 & Apr. 8, 2016

where: Mount Baker, Mount Baker Community Club, 2811 Mount Rainier Dr. S., Seattle, Wa

cost: $3/person

ages: Ages

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty

when: Feb 12 - May 15

where: Lower Queen Anne, EMP Museum , 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: Included with admission; Free for EMP Museum members

ages: All

For foster children transitioning into a new home, essential items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train (formerly Sleep Country USA) is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 28th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information on the Pajama Drive and the Foster Kids program, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 12 - Feb 28 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Sleep Train, 1900 3rd Ave., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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