Bring out LEGO® and kids want to snap the colorful blocks together. Bring out LEGO Master Builders Tim Sams and Rob McCarthy and kids will want to see how they build such amazing things with those blocks. Sams and McCarthy worked on their models based on the new Legends of Chima Water Park at LEGOLAND […]
Most people have heard of the musical “Wicked,” but few are familiar with Disney’s “My Son Pinocchio,” which also features music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. It’s a new twist on the story of Geppetto and the puppet who became a real boy. An adaptation for young audiences is being performed through Sunday, April 27 […]
Just thinking about it makes me feel itchy. Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac cause an allergic skin reaction that creates an uncontrollable urge to scratch, scratch, scratch. The urushiol oil on the leaves of poison ivy and oak plants enters the skin and causes havoc. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), about […]
With some adult supervision, a little garden is a lot of fun for kids to plant and maintain. Now is a great time to plant cucumber seedlings that will produce fruit in early summer. Cucumbers don’t like their roots disturbed, so start seedlings inside eggshells that can be planted directly into the soil. The nutrients […]
Mini Music Makers Series. Ages 5 & under (with an adult). Early childhood music-education program where children explore music from around the world through developmentally appropriate activities. 9:30am ages 0-18 months; 10:15am ages 18 months-3 years; 11am ages 3-5. $12/class; $40/series of 4 classes. The Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd. 480-245-6962 or mim.org.
“Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return” advance screening
Enter to win tickets to an advance screening of “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return” at 10am on Saturday, May 3 at the AMC Mesa Grand 24. Synopsis: This 3D-animated musical is based on the adventure books by Roger Stanton Baum, the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum. A continuation of one of the world’s most popular […]
Enter to win a family vacation to LEGOLAND® California Resort in Carlsbad and you could be among the first “wave” of families to enjoy the new LEGO® Legends of Chima Water Park (opening this summer)! Grand prize includes: • Four (4) 2-day Resort Hopper tickets to LEGOLAND® California (includes water park admission) • A 2-night […]