It’s hard to believe that Mother’s Day is here! Make sure you celebrate mom with some handmade cards and a homemade (or delivered) meal. The warmer days means it’s the perfect time to bust out some new inflatables for the yard or try a new popsicle recipe. We’ve got you covered!

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Mother’s Day Live
(Look away, moms). If you have a mom in your life who needs to be celebrated, this event is for you. Kids can create a special gift just in time for Mother’s Day at one of these kids online classes. Sat. Event details

Virtual Story Time: Paper Son
When Tyrus Wong first came to America as a young boy from China, he had nothing more than a few immigration papers in his suitcase. Join Wong on a beautifully-illustrated journey from being a frightened, first-generation immigrant to becoming a revered artist at The Walt Disney Studios, and eventually, a Disney Legend. Read aloud by Author Julie Leung and Illustrator Chris Sasaki, Paper Son is a treat for children and parents alike. Sat. Event details

Get Your Om on with This Mother/Daughter Yoga Class
Set a zen pace for the weekend by participating in this online mother/daughter yoga class. Connect and bond with your daughter in a fun, playful and meaningful way. Enjoy yoga, play games, practice partner poses and partner acrobatics, too. Class will wind down with restorative yoga using pillows and blankets, then deep relaxation including foot rubs for both moms and their girls. Sat. 11 a.m.

CuriOdyssey’s Live Science & Classes
Your child can watch a video of a science experiment and then take a deeper dive into that topic in a live online class with a CuriOdyssey educator. Daily. Event details

Whip Up Mother’s Day Brunch
Need some inspo for making a memorable Mother’s Day brunch for mom? Look no further than our round-up of easy brunch recipes to start her day off on the right foot.

Create a Lovely Picnic for Mom at Home
Arrange a gorgeous picnic setting for mom in your home or yard. We’ve got so many ideas to delight her with a picnic that’s filled with charming details she’ll love and appreciate.

––Kate Loweth


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