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1418 Descanso Dr.,La Canada,Ca

Little Owl’s Reading Nest

when: Aug 6, 2013 at 10:30 am

where: Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada, Ca

cost: $3-$8

ages: 2-6

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Bring your little owlets for enchanting nature-themed story time at the giant nest at Descanso Gardens! Mama and Papa Owl are welcome to snuggle up with their young and enjoy picture books read by Descanso staff.  It’s a perfect way to spend a morning together.

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See a Unicorn at the Circus!

when: Jul 25, 2014 - Aug 3 at Various times

where: Honda Center, 2695 E Katella Ave, Anaheim, Ca

cost: $15-$100

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

The all new Legends show from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey has arrived! Experience unimaginable… read more

Summer of the $1 Movie

when: Jul 30 at 10 a.m.

where: Downtown , Regal Cinemas L.A. Live, 1000 West Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $1

ages: Varies by film

the scoop:

Parents and kids are welcome to see G and PG kid-friendly favorites for just $1.00… read more
Make sure your baby dons water wear for this special summertime Baby Steps event. This exclusive infant and young toddler only time will give babies the chance to play in water in their own way. We will spotlight the Marina and Beach to celebrate the season and your baby’s development. When children play in water they are also “doing science” and they can learn a lot about liquids and solids. Join us to learn what your baby is learning as they splish and splash! Visit all exhibits for more activities to help you play with a purpose. RSVP: Registration required; max 100 Registration link:

V.I.B. (Very Important Baby) Hour

when: every Wednesday at 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

where: Zimmer Children's Museum, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Miracle Mile, Ca

cost: $7 for people over 1

ages: 0-2

the scoop:

Every Wednesday morning the Zimmer Museum opens its doors exclusively to the under 2 crowd.… read more
Zimmer Children's Museum

Time for a Family Jam

when: Jul 30 at 9:30 a.m.

where: Miracle Mile, Zimmer Children's Musuem, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $5-$8

ages: 0-2

the scoop:

This one is just for little ones under 2.  For the last  VIB (very important… read more
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Take Me to the Fair: The O.C. Fair

when: Jul 30 at 12 p.m. to 12 a.m.

where: OC Fairgrounds, 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, Ca

cost: $7-$12; kids under 6 free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

The Orange County Fair provides tons of family entertainment for the whole summer. Entertainment includes… read more

“Planes: Fire & Rescue” Flies into the El Capitan

when: Jul 18, 2014 - Aug 20 at Various times

where: El Capitan Theatre, 6838 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $13-$18

ages: 3 and up

the scoop:

A dynamic crew of elite firefighting aircraft devoted to protecting historic Piston Peak National Park… read more

See A Little Bit Country

when: every Wednesday at 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: Annenberg Space for Photography, 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Century City, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

It’s time to see the world through country colored lenses.  Curated by the Smithsonian’s National… read more

Natural History Museum’s Butterfly Pavilion

when: Apr 13, 2014 - Sep 1 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $8-$17

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Get up close to beautiful butterflies in the Butterfly Pavilion, then observe a few in… read more
Kids Weekend Events 9

Come On Baby, Do the Zumba!

when: every Wednesday at 4:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

where: Woodland Hills, KidzCity, 20841 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

cost: $8

ages: 4 and up

the scoop:

Zumba classes include salsa, cumbia, merengue, samba, squats, lunges, and other aerobic exercises. This class… read more
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Start of ART Camp

when: Jun 9, 2014 - Aug 29 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: West Los Angeles, 12217 Santa Monica Blvd. #203 LA 90025, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $85/day

ages: 5-12

the scoop:

A day of creative art camp for 5-12 years olds. Starting June 9 and running… read more

Sing Along with Steve Songs

when: Jul 30 at 7 p.m.

where: Levitt Pavilion Pasadena, 85 E. Holly Street, Pasadena, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 2-8

the scoop:

Award-winning Steve Roslonek performs Interactive songs and clever stories for the whole family.Best known on… read more
The Baila Baila program is a dynamic and engaging way to introduce children to learning Spanish through fun by playing games, making fun art projects, or dancing and singing along to the rhythm of our guitars. Each total immersion class is 45 minutes long and utilizes visual aids and repetition to learn new words and to help parents/caregivers support language learning at home! The classes are offered in a six-week session, or on a drop-in basis. Families who register for the 6 weeks will receive a CD, coloring book, and fun spanish flash cards.

Learn Spanish, Have Fun! With Baila Baila

when: every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

where: Los Feliz/ Silverlake, Dragonfly DuLou, 2066 Hillhurst Ave., Los Angeles, California

cost: $22

ages: 3 months- 5 years

the scoop:

The Baila Baila program is a dynamic and engaging way to introduce children to learning… read more
marshmallow roast

Evening Campfire With Marshmallow Toasting

when: every Wednesday at 7 p.m.

where: Franklin Canyon Park, 2600 Franklin Canyon Dr., Beverly Hills, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Loosen your marshmallow-roasting arm, pack up the family and head out for an evening around… read more

Wednesdays Are West Days

when: every Wednesday at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Griffith Park, Autry Museum, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $4-$10

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Every Wednesday, through July 30, kids and families will be able to explore one of… read more
marshmallow roast

Evening Campfire with Marshmallow Toasting

when: every Wednesday at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

where: Vista Hermosa Natural Park, 100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Loosen your marshmallow-roasting arm, pack up the family and join the rangers for an evening… read more

Read, Read, Read All Summer Long!

when: every Wednesday at 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

where: Culver City, Julian Dixon Library, 4975 Overland Ave., Culver City, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 2 - 10

the scoop:

We Tell Stories, LA’s acclaimed children’s storytelling theatre company, celebrates the County of Los Angeles… read more

Shakespeare at the Old Zoo

when: Jul 31 at 7 p.m.

where: Griffith Park, Old Zoo, 4730 Crystal Springs Dr., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

The Independent Shakespeare Company does shows every summer at the Old Zoo.  Here are some… read more

Movie Night at the Marina – We Got “Annie!”

when: Jul 31 at Dusk

where: Westside, Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Ave., Marina del Rey, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

It’s time for a movie by the marina.  Snuggle up in sweaters while chillin’ on… read more

Summer of Music Concerts on the Pier

when: every Thursday at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: South Bay, Redondo Beach Pier, 100 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Every Thursday (and Saturday!) this summer, Redondo Beach hosts their “Summer of Music” free concerts… read more
On Saturday, April 26th, the YMCA is offering you more than just a day of play. Join hundreds of neighbors and organizations as we celebrate the YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day, a national YMCA initiative that inspires families to move and learn all summer long. At ten free events across the DC region, you can take part in fun, active play and educational opportunities such as obstacle courses, healthy eating and exercise demos, arts and crafts, games, giveaways and more. Build A Happier, Healthier Kid based on the incredible potential inside your child. Activities and times vary by location. Visit or call 202-232-6700 to find the event near you.

Let’s Move Outside

when: Jul 31 at 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Malibu Lagoon State Beach, 23200 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 4-10

the scoop:

Kids can blast off that extra summer vacation energy by getting physically active in the… read more
What Used to Be Wine Nights are Now Craft Days

SummerSounds: Everyone Salsa!

when: Jul 28, 2014 - Aug 1 at 10 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.

where: Hollywood, Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $15

ages: 2-10

the scoop:

SummerSounds for Kids  returns to the Hollywood Bowl this week with Salsa music from the… read more

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