The British publisher Dorling Kindersley (DK) recently sent a couple hefty 20-by-12-inch books to the office for our review. The illustrations and images are detailed and colorful, and the text is very advanced in places. The books are geared to fourth graders and up, including adults. Human Anatomy: The Definitive Visual Guide, edited by Professor […]
We have the scoop on this weekend’s family Easter events all over the Valley. Visit our daily online calendar of events to keep up with additional local events, live performances and continuing exhibits. Or download our free mobile calendar to browse listings on your phone. Easter events all over the Valley Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter […]
Mazes and stairs and tunnels—oh my! They’re all part of a new outdoor exhibit space spanning the front yard of the Children’s Museum of Phoenix, located at the old Monroe School building on 7th Street near Heritage & Science Park. Plenty of the museum’s indoor exhibit spaces give kids ways to move while they play, […]
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 […]
April Pools Day. All ages. Free swim lessons to promote water safety, hot dogs, water slides, cotton candy and snow cones. Noon-3pm. Free. Preregister. SWIMkids USA, 2725 W Guadalupe, Mesa. 480-820-9109 or swimkidsusa.us.
Enter to win four tickets to Childsplay’s performance of “Schoolhouse Rock Live!” The show runs weekends from April 20 to May 25 at Tempe Center for the Arts. Recommended for ages 6 & up. Synopsis: The pop culture phenomenon returns to the musical stage! Academic subjects will never seem boring again when presented through megahits […]
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 […]