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February 14 - 20

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Art in the Park: Colorful Valentines at Yates Mill Pond

Come join us in the park center for some Valentine’s Day arts and crafts! Create valentines for your friends, make ...

Daddy Daughter Gymnastics 101

Dads treat your daughters to a morning of interactive play. Share breakfast and hot coco together. Share the love of ...

Happy Hearts at Marbles

Create your own Valentine's Day gift to surprise your special someones. Cupid-inspired activities in the Art Loft and popping up ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Toddler Bounce at BounceU!

Take time out to spend with your little one as you both crawl, explore and bounce in a safe environment ...

Mini Mights Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics (Apex)

Every Wednesday, bring your 18 month - 3 year old for an hour of fun together at Peak Gymnastics!

Bilingual Storytime - Green Road Community Library

The Hispanic Family Center joins us each week to play games, sing songs, and teach rhymes in English and Spanish. ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Barwell Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Preschool Playdate at BounceU!

For age 7 and under only. $8.00/child. Children under 2 and parents are FREE with a paying sibling. You can ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Valentine's Heart Cupcakes (Ages 2-5y w/Caregiver)

Join us as we celebrate the season of LOVE the best way we know how, with our delicious red velvet ...

Valentine's High Tea

Shower someone you love with formal high tea for Valentine's Day. There will be three tiered plate traditional tea treats, ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Sommelier's Roast | 3700 Glenwood Avenue Suite 150 Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $29 for adults and $19 for children under 10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Whiteville: Wednesday Storytime

Join us every Wednesday for an exciting story, a little singing, a lot of dancing and a hands-on craft the ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Jaycee Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Storytime with Live Animals

Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is especially designed for our youngest visitors and their families. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Valentine's Day Storytime and Craft at Read With Me

And Read With Me, the children's bookstore in downtown Raleigh about a block from Marbles, will host a Valentine's Day ...

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Radical Recess: Cupid's Cardio

Get moving with heart pumping activities including the workout zone, dance practice, jump ropes, and cupids archery practice!

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 11 am for Toddler Storytime!

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays at noon and Saturdays at noon we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more call 919-741-9156.

Valentine's High Tea

Shower someone you love with formal high tea for Valentine's Day. There will be three tiered plate traditional tea treats, ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Sommelier's Roast | 3700 Glenwood Avenue Suite 150 Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $29 for adults and $19 for children under 10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Creative Crafts: Valentines Day - Hill Street Center

Ages 5-12. Come join the fun at Hill Street for crafts throughout the year. We will be creating fun holiday-themed ...

Triangle Chess Open Free Play

Triangle Chess invites all chess players to their Open Free Play. While you’re there you can learn about their leagues, ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Triangle Chess Center | 5920 South Miami Blvd., Suite 203, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: trianglechess.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Ties & Tiaras Family Valentine's Ball at Snickerdoodles

Join us for our 2nd Valentine's evening of family fun~ Dress to impress! All ages are welcome!! $8/person* includes: Pizza ...

Valentine's Day Skate Party at United Skates

100% of the admission goes to the American Heart Association!! Come out and save a heart!

Playgroup Tot Time - Tarboro Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Way Back Wednesday Skate at Jellybeans (Cary)

Skate to music from the 70s, 80s & 90s. $2 quad rentals, $3 inline/speed rentals.

Mom and Son a Parkour Affair

Calling all moms ready to treat their preschool age (5 and under) Sons to an Valentine's celebration they won't forget. ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

Preschool Open Gym - Wake Forest

Watching a rambunctious little rascal can really tire a parent out. Why not let your energetic tyke play with others ...

Preschool Playdate at BounceU!

For age 7 and under only. $8.00/child. Children under 2 and parents are FREE with a paying sibling. You can ...

What’s in the Box?: Animals

Look closely to see if you can spot beautiful flowers, delicious food, and tiny objects from nature in art. This ...

  • 10:15 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $8 Members $10 Nonmembers
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Kiddie Kampus - Roberts Park Community Ctr

Join us for some Toddler Time. The gym is you playground! Come meet other families and kids in the area ...

Nature Stories at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

You and your children are invited to participate in a nature walk and story. Meet other families in your community ...

Storytime with Live Animals

Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is especially designed for our youngest visitors and their families. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

Join us every Thursday at 10:30 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Science Solvers: The Science of YOU

Get a hands-on, up close look at what makes up the most curious creatures of all - you and me!

Preschool Open Play Dates

Preschool Open play- Come explore and enjoy the active life inside our gymnastics gym. Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30am -12:30pm. Parent ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Superior Gymnastics 220-F Dominion Drive Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: $5.00 (sibling discount)
  • Website: www.asuperiorgym.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Twilight $2 Thursday at Marbles

Longer day for more play! The museum is open until 7pm every Thursday with $2 admission starting at 3pm. Twilight ...

  • 3:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 East Hargett St., Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Other

21stars Afterschool Program (ages 13+) at Gigi's Playhouse

This program is a mix of Teen Tastic and Fantastic Friends with flexibility to accommodate all learning levels and promote ...

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Sensory Friendly Playtime at Kidzu

Special playtime, open to children with any kind of disability/special need and their siblings. Families can enjoy the hands-on exhibit ...

Raising Confident Competent Children Workshop

For families with children 0 to 5 years of age. Children are more likely to be confident, succeed at school ...

Science Trivia

All Ages. What’s cooler than absolute zero? Find out at Science Trivia nights at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, ...

Little Shop of Horrors - Raleigh Little Theatre

The meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, stumbles across a new breed of plant that he names “Audrey II” after his ...

Great Backyard Bird Count Walk - American Tobacco Trail

As part of our Great Backyard Bird Count programs, we will observe and count the variety of birds that live ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: American Tobacco Trail | 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $10/child + 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defygravity.us
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Cotton Plays Here - Pump It Up

The Triangle family favorite "Cotton Plays Here" music show comes to "Pump it Up" in Raleigh's Brier Creek area every ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Pump it Up Raleigh | 10700 World Trade Blvd #112, Raleigh NC 27617
  • Cost: Free with paid admission
  • Website: www.pumpitupparty.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Nature Nuts: (Ages 3-5 with Caregiver) Log Life

You and your preschooler will go nutty for nature as children satisfy some of their curiosity about the world around ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Resident $10.00 - Non-Resident $13.00
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Preschool Playdate at BounceU!

For age 7 and under only. $8.00/child. Children under 2 and parents are FREE with a paying sibling. You can ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Jaycee Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Storytime with Live Animals

Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is especially designed for our youngest visitors and their families. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Build a Bluebird House (GBBC)

Children have been playing with toys and using them to learn important skills for thousands of years. Join us to ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Whiteville: Nature Play Days

Come dressed for the weather and ready to get messy every Friday. This fun and interactive drop-in outdoor event celebrates ...

Flipping Friday - Parent's Night Out at Rockstar Cheer & Dance!

Join Rockstar Cheer & Dance Holly Springs on the 1st & 3rd Friday of the month from 5:30-8:30! There will ...

Glow Night Friday at United Skates!

$3.50 Regular Skate and $4.50 Rollerblade Rental; Special Effects Light Show! All Ages Welcome! Music featuring One Direction, Justin Beiber, ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $6.50 admission + Rental
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

JumpStreet Indoor Trampoline Park Friday Frenzy!

$14 for 2 hours, starting at 6pm, every Friday night!!! Come get your jump on! We also play games during ...

Kid's Night Out: Valentines Day - Flour Power Falls River, Cary and Holly Springs

Ages 5-12. Love is in the air and amazing food is in our studio tonight at this amazing Kid’s Night ...

Kids Night Out: Winter Olympics - Color Me Mine

Movie, painting & pizza. Cheaper then a sitter and the kids create something wonderful and have a great time. Great ...

Pump It Up Valentine's Day Date Night Events

Parents, Do you need a little time for yourselves? Stop into Pump It Up and drop the kids off for ...

Parent's Night Out at XL Sports World - Apex

Looking for a fun and safe environment for your kids to hang out with their friends? Kids ages 8-13 can ...

  • 6:45 pm - 10:30 pm 
  • Location: XL Sports World | 1016 Investment Blvd, Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $10 Pre-registered; $15 Walk Ins; $2 Skate Rental
  • Website: www.xlapex.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Taste Buds Kitchen: Chinese Takeout (Teen)

Chinese Takeout? Yes, please! Leave the take-out menu at home and join us for Chinese favorites with a TBK twist! ...

Hurricanes vs. New York Islanders

Head to PNC Arena to watch the Carolina Hurricanes show us what ice hockey is all about!

Little Shop of Horrors - Raleigh Little Theatre

The meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, stumbles across a new breed of plant that he names “Audrey II” after his ...

Club Gravity (Teens 13+) at DefyGravity Raleigh!

Every Friday and Saturday Night from 9pm to 11pm. Exclusive to those 13 and older. Lasers, Club Lights, Black Lights, ...

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

Breakfast with the Birds (GBBC)

Enjoy doughnuts with a cup of shade-grown, bird-friendly coffee or hot chocolate for the kids, before leisurely walking the trails ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kay Yow Cancer Fund Celebration Run/Walk

Take part in a run/walk in support of women who are battling cancer. The Celebration Run/Walk is a non-timed event ...

Morning Bird Walks - Harris Lake County Park

Help park staff add to our Great Backyard Bird Count data as we walk along the trails and shoreline to ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC 27562
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

TICA Time Cat Show

TICA cat show: 14 rings! (12 Allbreed and 2 Specialty rings) Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 9 ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $4-$7 (Kids 7 and Under are free)
  • Website: itsticatime.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Competitions

Taste Buds Kitchen: Sprinkle Donuts Workshop (Ages 5-8y w/ Caregiver)

We love, love, love donuts!! Sprinkle donuts that is. Introducing our very own baked Sprinkle Donuts. Learn how to make ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $28 per child w/ one caregiver included
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Count the Birds at Kids Together

Gather at the shelter for bird walks as we identify birds by species and record the number of each that ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Morning Matinee Skate (Ages 10 and younger) - Jellybeans (Cary)

This session is geared toward the younger skater or those new to skating. Session limited to children 10 yrs old ...

ABC Craft and Learn: A Kindergarten Readiness Program

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

Marbles Superhero Power Party

10:30-11:45am or 2:00-3:15pm Calling all crime-fighting kids and their grown-up sidekicks! Strap on your Superkid gear, discover hidden powers, enjoy a ...

  • 10:30 am -  3:15 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 East Hargett St., Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: $15 per member/$20 per non-member
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays at noon and Saturdays at 10:30 am we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more information, ...

NC KoreaFest 2018 (2nd Annual)

Come learn, have fun, and be entertained! ENTERTAINMENT ALL DAY: K-Pop Dance and Korean Singing Contests, Traditional Korean Dance Performances, Drumming, ...

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Weekly Children's Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 10 am for Children's Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11:00 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

Ready, Set, School Community Playdate - Wake County Libraries

Join Marbles Kids Museum at the library for family play to support kids ages 3-5 in getting ready for school. ...

Birdie Benefits (GBBC) - Lake Crabtree

Stop by the Managers Office for a variety of bird-related games, activities and crafts. Learn how you can help the ...

Farm Valentines With Goats At Spring Haven Farm

Meet the farm's beloved animals and enjoy a Valentine's photo with you and a favorite goat. Meet Peppa Pig, feed ...

Bird Basic Identification Skill Building

Join us during the Great Backyard Bird Count to start building your bird ID skills! This program is best suited ...

Make it, Take It: Top It Off with Janice Wutkowski

Wilmington-based milliner/hatmaker Wutkowski creates and restores everything from simple toppers to gorgeous chapeaus. Visit our exhibit The Shape of Fashion ...

Show Me the Money - Finance 101 - Herbert C. Young Community Center

Learn the basics of money management: financial goal setting, credit card management, saving & investing, taxes and net worth. Valuable ...

Family Conservation Day - Lake Wheeler

Do you know your carbon footprint? Or how much water you use during your shower? If you are interested in ...

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Special Blessings Family Fun Day: Movie Day (Special Needs)

We're planning a private showing of the Movie, "The Pacifier" on Saturday, February 17th We'll be providing snacks, drinks and fun ...

Whiteville: Meet Me at the Museum Saturday Explorations

Family-friendly hands-on science programs, on the third Saturday of every month.

Citizen Science - Great Backyard Bird Count at Durant Nature Preserve

Every February backyard birders across the globe submit their bird counts for the Great Backyard Bird Count. This awesome event ...

Great Backyard Bird Count Bird Walk

Celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count with Prairie Ridge by joining us for a bird walk! We’ll start at the ...

Great Backyard Bird Count Walk at Prairie Ridge

Celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count with Prairie Ridge by joining us for a bird walk! We’ll start at the ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom | 1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Afternoon Backyard Bird Count - Crowder Park

Join a park naturalist on a one-mile hike around Crowder Pond and help to identify and count the birds that ...

Paint a Pony

Come paint a pony at JAKS! This is a super fun event filled with finer painting fun. Cost is just ...

  • 4:00 pm 
  • Location: JAKS Stables | 1206 Gilcrest Farm Rd Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $6 per child & $1 for extra paint
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wonderful Woodcocks and Wagon Ride for GBBC - Harris Lake Park

Embark on a wagon ride into a remote area of the park in the hopes of seeing one of nature’s ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Celebrate Family 2018 Mother-Son & Daddy-Daughter Dance

Come and celebrate the Triangle's most luxurious and diverse event of the year. For 12 years, thousands of families have ...

Starry Nights - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Winter nights are often crisp, clear and full of stars. Join us at the farmhouse for a fun evening of ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve | 2900 Horseshoe Farm Rd, Wake Forest 27587
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo

Fans of all ages can enjoy edge-of-your-seat action, eight seconds at a time at Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo. The night ...

Little Shop of Horrors - Raleigh Little Theatre

The meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, stumbles across a new breed of plant that he names “Audrey II” after his ...

Club Gravity (Teens 13+) at DefyGravity Raleigh!

Every Friday and Saturday Night from 9pm to 11pm. Exclusive to those 13 and older. Lasers, Club Lights, Black Lights, ...

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

TICA Time Cat Show

TICA cat show: 14 rings! (12 Allbreed and 2 Specialty rings) Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 9 ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $4-$7 (Kids 7 and Under are free)
  • Website: itsticatime.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Competitions

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Registry Completion Event at Babies R Us

Received your Completion Coupon but haven’t redeemed it yet? Now’s the perfect time to use your 10% completion discount! Get ...

Meet your Museum Tour - NC Museum of Art

50 minute tours at 12:30 and 2:30. With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, ...

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Farm Valentines With Goats At Spring Haven Farm

Meet the farm's beloved animals and enjoy a Valentine's photo with you and a favorite goat. Meet Peppa Pig, feed ...

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Afternoon Backyard Bird Count (GBBC)

Enjoy doughnuts with a cup of shade-grown, bird-friendly coffee or hot chocolate for the kids, before leisurely walking the trails ...

  • 2:30 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Little Shop of Horrors - Raleigh Little Theatre

The meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, stumbles across a new breed of plant that he names “Audrey II” after his ...

Hurricanes vs. New Jersey Devils

Head to PNC Arena to watch the Carolina Hurricanes show us what ice hockey is all about!

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Discovery Table: National Birds (GBBC)

Is it true that Turkey and Eagle once faced off to see who would be our national bird? Find out ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

Early Birders

Join us on a winter bird scavenger hunt! Search for common birds of the park and count them along the ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Morning Bird Walks - Harris Lake County Park

Help park staff add to our Great Backyard Bird Count data as we walk along the trails and shoreline to ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC 27562
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Great Backyard Bird Count Bird Olympics

We’ve decided that “counting is for the birds” this year and want to celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count by ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Language, Music N' Our Peeps (lmnop) at Gigi's Playhouse

Recommended for children birth-36 months old. Language, Music N’ Our Peeps (LMNOP) guides parents and infants through learning basic sign ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Preschool Playdate at BounceU!

For age 7 and under only. $8.00/child. Children under 2 and parents are FREE with a paying sibling. You can ...

Storytime with Live Animals

Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is especially designed for our youngest visitors and their families. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Kids Get Crafty: Bird Bonanza

Birds come in different shapes, sizes, and patterns! Stop by to create a "bird." We will bring the materials if ...

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Preschool Open Gym - Wake Forest

Watching a rambunctious little rascal can really tire a parent out. Why not let your energetic tyke play with others ...

Hawks and Owls (Ages 5-8)

Having trouble with answering your child's wildlife questions? Let us do it for you! Children will have so much fun ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $9.00 - N $12.00
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Family Playtime - Zebulon

Cabin fever at the house?? No worries!! Load the family up and come out for some fun and exercise. Family ...

Wake Forest Kiwanis Monday Night Bingo

Wake Forest Kiwanis are hosting regular CASH bingo each Monday night at the Factory in Wake Forest. All profits support ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

Preschool Playdate at BounceU!

For age 7 and under only. $8.00/child. Children under 2 and parents are FREE with a paying sibling. You can ...

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for Toddler Storytime!

Winter Stories at the Farmhouse: Winter Deer - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Get snug in the farmhouse and listen to a nature story. We'll explore nature items and make a themed craft. ...

Kiddie Kampus - Roberts Park Community Ctr

Join us for some Toddler Time. The gym is you playground! Come meet other families and kids in the area ...

Preschool Storytime & Craft

Every Tuesday, we will read stories together followed by an art activity based on the books. Local educator, Deanna Privette, ...

Storytime with Live Animals

Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is especially designed for our youngest visitors and their families. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Preschool Open Play Dates

Preschool Open play- Come explore and enjoy the active life inside our gymnastics gym. Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30am -12:30pm. Parent ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Superior Gymnastics 220-F Dominion Drive Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: $5.00 (sibling discount)
  • Website: www.asuperiorgym.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Family Night Tuesdays with the Chick-fil-A Cow

Family Night: every Tuesday night we have an emphasis on families. The Chick-fil-A Cow will appear each Tuesday night from ...

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-a Wake Forest

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

Free Baton Twirling Class at Stage Door Dance

Lauren Nogle, a former NC State feature twirler and world champion, will teach a FREE baton twirling class for ages ...

  • 5:30 pm -  6:15 pm 
  • Location: Stage Door Dance | 2720 Godley Lane # 101, Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-a Waverly Place

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

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