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Wednesday, February 22

In Seattle, food has always meant more than a meal. The city’s journey from the earliest oyster middens to the modern four-star restaurants is a reflection of Seattle’s geography, history, and people. MOHAI’s Edible City: A Delicious Journey serves up the story of how people eat in Seattle, and how urban palates have developed over the years. Curated by two-time James Beard Award winner Rebekah Denn, Edible City will be a main course on the city's cultural buffet. Discover the secret history of the Pacific Northwest’s favorite foods!

Edible City: A Delicious Journey

when: Feb 22 - Sep 10 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission; 14 & under Free

ages: All

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A Closer Look: Portraits from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection

when: Feb 22 - Feb 26 at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Pivot Art + Culture, 609 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5

ages: All

Get outside with your preschooler, foster curiosity and explore the natural world. Our Weekly two-hour classes engage the senses with hands on-activities, science-based exploration, learning stations, songs, stories, hikes and games based around a theme that changes every week. WHERE: UW Botanic Gardens – Washington Park Arboretum WHEN: Winter Series begins January 12th, runs through March 18th - Thursday, Friday or Saturday, 9:30 am to 11:30 am WHO: Children 2-5 years old and their caregiver COST: $18/class for 1 adult and 1 child. Additional child: $9/class. Discount for 6 or more classes. Email: uwbgeduc@uw.edu Phone: 206-685-8033 website: uwbotanicgardens@uw.edu

Family Nature Class

when: Jan. 12-Mar. 18, 2016 on Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

where: Arboretum, UW Botanic Gardens Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $18/class for one child and adult; $9/additional child

ages: 2-5 with caregiver

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Northwest Flower & Garden Show

when: Feb 22 - Feb 26 at 9 a.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, 7th & Pike St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5-70 (12 & under Free)

ages: All

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Octopus Week

when: Feb 22 - Feb 26 at 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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

cost: $15.95-22.95 (3 & under and members Free)

ages: All

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

when: Various dates Jan. 19-Feb. 26, 2017

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

cost: $22-$44

ages: 4 & older

When foster children transition into a new and unfamiliar home, comfort items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 26th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 22 - Feb 27 at 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

where: All Sleep Train Stores, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Join your neighbors this February when you participate in Satsuma's 4th Annual Fill Your Heart and Food Driving Box Campaign. Satsuma Kids Shop owner, Jennifer, started the Food Driving Box Program to help families learn about and drive away food insecurity in the Northwest. February brings spare food bank pantry shelves, which makes it the perfect month to spread your love and donate non-perishable food to your local food bank. Pick up your FREE Food Driving Box at Satsuma Kids Shop and tell your friends! A Food Driving Box is a 15"x12" cardboard box that lists all 27 Seattle Area Food Banks. Place your Food Driving Box in your car and fill it a little each time you visit the grocery store. Let the kids help remind you! Every month, deliver the contents of your Box to your local food bank. Thanks for helping us drive out hunger in the Northwest! Satsuma Kids Shop 8511 35th AVE NE | SEA 98115 M-F | 10a-5:30p and Sat | 10a - 4p

Fill Your Heart & Food Driving Box Campaign

when: Feb 22 - Feb 28 at 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

where: Wedgwood, Satsuma Kids Shop, 8511 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

We visit India, Egypt and Africa in this around the world art camp. Your child will learn about the art and culture of each of these countries and best of all, you can choose one or more days!

Mid Winter Break Camps

when: Feb 22 - Feb 23 at 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m

where: Madrona, Arts Aloft, 3302 E. Spring St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $55/day

ages: 4.5-9

Newsies, the musical

Newsies: The Broadway Musical

when: Feb 22 - Feb 22 at various times (see listing)

where: Downtown Seattle, AMC Pacific Place, 600 Pine St., #400, Seattle, Wa

cost: $21.35

ages: All

Thursday, February 23

In Seattle, food has always meant more than a meal. The city’s journey from the earliest oyster middens to the modern four-star restaurants is a reflection of Seattle’s geography, history, and people. MOHAI’s Edible City: A Delicious Journey serves up the story of how people eat in Seattle, and how urban palates have developed over the years. Curated by two-time James Beard Award winner Rebekah Denn, Edible City will be a main course on the city's cultural buffet. Discover the secret history of the Pacific Northwest’s favorite foods!

Edible City: A Delicious Journey

when: Feb 23 - Sep 10 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission; 14 & under Free

ages: All

paul-allen-pivot-art-and-culture

A Closer Look: Portraits from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection

when: Feb 23 - Feb 26 at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Pivot Art + Culture, 609 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5

ages: All

Get outside with your preschooler, foster curiosity and explore the natural world. Our Weekly two-hour classes engage the senses with hands on-activities, science-based exploration, learning stations, songs, stories, hikes and games based around a theme that changes every week. WHERE: UW Botanic Gardens – Washington Park Arboretum WHEN: Winter Series begins January 12th, runs through March 18th - Thursday, Friday or Saturday, 9:30 am to 11:30 am WHO: Children 2-5 years old and their caregiver COST: $18/class for 1 adult and 1 child. Additional child: $9/class. Discount for 6 or more classes. Email: uwbgeduc@uw.edu Phone: 206-685-8033 website: uwbotanicgardens@uw.edu

Family Nature Class

when: Jan. 12-Mar. 18, 2016 on Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

where: Arboretum, UW Botanic Gardens Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $18/class for one child and adult; $9/additional child

ages: 2-5 with caregiver

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Northwest Flower & Garden Show

when: Feb 23 - Feb 26 at 9 a.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, 7th & Pike St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5-70 (12 & under Free)

ages: All

octopusmonterey1

Octopus Week

when: Feb 23 - Feb 26 at 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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

cost: $15.95-22.95 (3 & under and members Free)

ages: All

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

when: Various dates Jan. 19-Feb. 26, 2017

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

cost: $22-$44

ages: 4 & older

When foster children transition into a new and unfamiliar home, comfort items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 26th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 23 - Feb 27 at 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

where: All Sleep Train Stores, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Join your neighbors this February when you participate in Satsuma's 4th Annual Fill Your Heart and Food Driving Box Campaign. Satsuma Kids Shop owner, Jennifer, started the Food Driving Box Program to help families learn about and drive away food insecurity in the Northwest. February brings spare food bank pantry shelves, which makes it the perfect month to spread your love and donate non-perishable food to your local food bank. Pick up your FREE Food Driving Box at Satsuma Kids Shop and tell your friends! A Food Driving Box is a 15"x12" cardboard box that lists all 27 Seattle Area Food Banks. Place your Food Driving Box in your car and fill it a little each time you visit the grocery store. Let the kids help remind you! Every month, deliver the contents of your Box to your local food bank. Thanks for helping us drive out hunger in the Northwest! Satsuma Kids Shop 8511 35th AVE NE | SEA 98115 M-F | 10a-5:30p and Sat | 10a - 4p

Fill Your Heart & Food Driving Box Campaign

when: Feb 23 - Feb 28 at 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

where: Wedgwood, Satsuma Kids Shop, 8511 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

We visit India, Egypt and Africa in this around the world art camp. Your child will learn about the art and culture of each of these countries and best of all, you can choose one or more days!

Mid Winter Break Camps

when: Feb 23 - Feb 23 at 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m

where: Madrona, Arts Aloft, 3302 E. Spring St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $55/day

ages: 4.5-9

Saturday morning Art Camp is back and in full effect! Join us in the studio (most) Saturdays from 9:30am-12pm for themed adventures in arts and crafting. Please pack a healthy snack for your child and send them in clothing that can get messy. Ages 4-12 are welcome (and projects will vary based on age). This class is drop-off only (no late pick-ups please).

Messy Play Day Open House

when: Feb 23 at 10 a.m. to noon

where: Renton, N. Highlands Neighborhood Center, 3000 N.E. 16th St., Renton , Wa

cost: Free

ages: 2-5

Music for Children class

Wintergrass Music Festival

when: Feb 23 - Feb 26 at various times

where: Bellevue , Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hotel, 900 Bellevue Way N.E., Bellevue, Wa

cost: $15-360 (12 & under Free)

ages: All

Friday, February 24

In Seattle, food has always meant more than a meal. The city’s journey from the earliest oyster middens to the modern four-star restaurants is a reflection of Seattle’s geography, history, and people. MOHAI’s Edible City: A Delicious Journey serves up the story of how people eat in Seattle, and how urban palates have developed over the years. Curated by two-time James Beard Award winner Rebekah Denn, Edible City will be a main course on the city's cultural buffet. Discover the secret history of the Pacific Northwest’s favorite foods!

Edible City: A Delicious Journey

when: Feb 24 - Sep 10 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission; 14 & under Free

ages: All

Join your neighbors this February when you participate in Satsuma's 4th Annual Fill Your Heart and Food Driving Box Campaign. Satsuma Kids Shop owner, Jennifer, started the Food Driving Box Program to help families learn about and drive away food insecurity in the Northwest. February brings spare food bank pantry shelves, which makes it the perfect month to spread your love and donate non-perishable food to your local food bank. Pick up your FREE Food Driving Box at Satsuma Kids Shop and tell your friends! A Food Driving Box is a 15"x12" cardboard box that lists all 27 Seattle Area Food Banks. Place your Food Driving Box in your car and fill it a little each time you visit the grocery store. Let the kids help remind you! Every month, deliver the contents of your Box to your local food bank. Thanks for helping us drive out hunger in the Northwest! Satsuma Kids Shop 8511 35th AVE NE | SEA 98115 M-F | 10a-5:30p and Sat | 10a - 4p

Fill Your Heart & Food Driving Box Campaign

when: Feb 24 - Feb 28 at 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

where: Wedgwood, Satsuma Kids Shop, 8511 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

paul-allen-pivot-art-and-culture

A Closer Look: Portraits from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection

when: Feb 24 - Feb 26 at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Pivot Art + Culture, 609 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5

ages: All

Music for Children class

Wintergrass Music Festival

when: Feb 24 - Feb 26 at various times

where: Bellevue , Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hotel, 900 Bellevue Way N.E., Bellevue, Wa

cost: $15-360 (12 & under Free)

ages: All

Get outside with your preschooler, foster curiosity and explore the natural world. Our Weekly two-hour classes engage the senses with hands on-activities, science-based exploration, learning stations, songs, stories, hikes and games based around a theme that changes every week. WHERE: UW Botanic Gardens – Washington Park Arboretum WHEN: Winter Series begins January 12th, runs through March 18th - Thursday, Friday or Saturday, 9:30 am to 11:30 am WHO: Children 2-5 years old and their caregiver COST: $18/class for 1 adult and 1 child. Additional child: $9/class. Discount for 6 or more classes. Email: uwbgeduc@uw.edu Phone: 206-685-8033 website: uwbotanicgardens@uw.edu

Family Nature Class

when: Jan. 12-Mar. 18, 2016 on Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

where: Arboretum, UW Botanic Gardens Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $18/class for one child and adult; $9/additional child

ages: 2-5 with caregiver

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Northwest Flower & Garden Show

when: Feb 24 - Feb 26 at 9 a.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, 7th & Pike St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5-70 (12 & under Free)

ages: All

octopusmonterey1

Octopus Week

when: Feb 24 - Feb 26 at 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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

cost: $15.95-22.95 (3 & under and members Free)

ages: All

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

when: Various dates Jan. 19-Feb. 26, 2017

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

cost: $22-$44

ages: 4 & older

When foster children transition into a new and unfamiliar home, comfort items like a new pair of PJs can make the move a little easier. To help, Sleep Train is hosting its annual Pajama Drive for Foster Kids now through February 26th. Donations of new PJs in all sizes – infant to teen – can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store. For more information, visit www.sleeptrainfosterkids.org.

Sleep Train’s Pajama Drive for Foster Kids

when: Feb 24 - Feb 27 at 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

where: All Sleep Train Stores, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Whether you’re a pottery novice or a pottery pro, these camps will challenge and expand your current knowledge and abilities while you produce original and functional designs. Working in low-fire ceramic clay, students will learn and experiment with a variety of pottery-making techniques including slab and coil forms, surface design, glazing, firing and 1:1 training on the potter’s wheel. Camps include a supervised noon- 1pm lunch hour (meals not provided).

Pottery Mid-Winter Break Camps

when: Feb. 16, 17 & 24, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

where: Issaquah, Museo Art Academy, 300 NE Gilman Blvd., Suite 100, Issaquah, Wa

cost: $149-229

ages: 5-14

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings.

Ballard Tot Shabbat

when: every Friday at 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

where: Ballard, Secret Garden Bookstore, 2214 N.W. Market St., Seattle

cost: Free

ages: 0-2

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday afternoons.

Issaquah Tot Shabbat

when: every Friday at 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

where: Issaquah, University House Issaquah, 22975 S.E. Black Nugget Rd., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: 0-2

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Then stick around for drop-in playtime!

Tot Shabbat Mercer Island

when: every Friday at 9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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

cost: Free

ages: 0-2

Saturday, February 25

The Boy Who Cried Wolf January 28 – March 12, 2017 Adaptation by Lani Brockman • Music & Lyrics by Susan Bardsley Shepherd-boy Sam is tired of watching sheep all day, and wants some excitement in his life. One day, he decides to shake things up by yelling “Help – a wolf!” just for fun. The villagers come running, only to discover that Sam has pulled the wool over their eyes. Is telling the truth all it’s cracked up to be? And what will happen when a wolf really does appear? Dates & Showtimes: Renton Carco Theater: Jan 28 & 29 @ 11am & 1pm Kirkland Performance Center: Feb 4 & 5 @ 11am & 1pm, Feb 11 & 12* @ 11am, 1pm & 3pm (Single tickets for Kirkland shows are only available from KPCenter.org.) *Feb 12th performances are ASL Interpreted for the Deaf Shoreline Conference Center: Feb 25 @ 11am Rainier Arts Center in Columbia City: Feb 25 @ 3pm Everett PUD Auditorium: March 5 @ 11am & 1pm Hales Palladium in Seattle-Fremont: March 12 @ 11am, 1pm & 3pm

The Boy Who Cried Wolf

when: Various dates Jan. 28-Mar. 12, 2017

where: Various locations in Seattle & the Eastside, Seattle, Wa

cost: $15 (includes service charge)

ages: 3 & older

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The I Hate Children Children’s Show

when: Feb. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 & 26, 2017 at various times

where: Fremont, Hales Palladium, 4301 Leary Way N.W., Seattle, Wa

cost: $10-$25

ages: All (best suited for 8 & older)