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Free movie at Solano Park

Free movie at Solano Park

Enjoy a free screening of Disney’s “Zootopia” 7:30-9 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at Solano Park, 5625 N. 17th Ave. Free popcorn will be..

Free, fun swim safety event

Free, fun swim safety event

Aqua-Tots Swim Schools and Leslie’s Pool Supply have teamed up to promote swim safety around the country. Aqua-Tots Central Phoenix, 7824..

Free Family Sundays continue at museum

Free Family Sundays continue at museum

The Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave., offers free general admission on the second Sunday of each month, with educational..

Local author reads books on YouTube

Local author reads books on YouTube

North Central Phoenix children’s author Phoebe Fox has started a YouTube channel, where she performs a new read-aloud for children on..

Time to register for summer camp fun

Time to register for summer camp fun

If you are looking for a way to keep your child active and engaged during summer break, Flip Dunk Sports has some great options for you...

Summer music classes battle child’s boredom

Summer music classes battle child’s boredom

Beat the summer boredom blues and put music into your child’s schedule with music lessons at Music Works Community (MWC), 302 W. Bethany..

Two sand-sational days at kids museum

Two sand-sational days at kids museum

The Children’s Museum of Phoenix hosts an entire weekend of beach-filled fun at its inaugural SandFest, set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April..

Children’s Day held at Japanese garden

Children’s Day held at Japanese garden

The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, 1221 N. 3rd Ave., presents its annual Children’s Day, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April 14...

‘Schoolhouse Rock’ comes to the stage

‘Schoolhouse Rock’ comes to the stage

Childsplay Theatre presents “Schoolhouse Rock Live!” April 28-May 26 at the Herberger Theater, 222 E. Monroe. Academic subjects will..

Sunrays hosts ‘Supercamp’ for Spring Break fun

Sunrays hosts ‘Supercamp’ for Spring Break fun

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center will offer its “Supercamp” for ages 3 to 13 when the kids are off from school for..

Get kids jumping during spring break

Get kids jumping during spring break

Impact Gymnastics Academy, 7812 N. 12th St., Ste. B, hosts full-day and half-day camps for children ages 3 and up during Spring Break,..

Free family Sundays continue at art museum

Free family Sundays continue at art museum

Phoenix Art Museum continues its free general admission for all guests on the second Sunday of each month, courtesy of a grant from..

Free ‘Movie at the Mountain’ on March 30

Free ‘Movie at the Mountain’ on March 30

The public is invited to a free family event set for 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30 at Mountain View Park, 8901 N. 7th Ave. This inaugural..

Favorite kids books come to life on stage

Favorite kids books come to life on stage

Children’s book author Eric Carle’s iconic stories and illustrations come to life on stage, Saturdays and Sundays from March 17 through..

Circus comes to Central Phoenix

Circus comes to Central Phoenix

Arizona’s own family circus, Circus Americana, will host “Circus Spectaculum” for three performances, March 22-23 at the Madison..

Winter swim lessons prepare for summer fun

Winter swim lessons prepare for summer fun

The weather outside may still be chilly by Phoenix standards, but inside at the Hubbard Family Swim School the temperature of the heated,..

Sunrays offers free baby classes

Sunrays offers free baby classes

The Arizona Sunrays Gynmastics & Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., offers free Baby Dance classes on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:15 to..

PBS KIDS Day offers free, fun activities

PBS KIDS Day offers free, fun activities

The Arizona PBS KIDS Day returns to Civic Space Park in downtown Phoenix from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Now in its third year, KIDS..

Legacy sends kids with Spina Bifida to camp

Legacy sends kids with Spina Bifida to camp

When Patsy Reeve passed away in late 2013, it wasn’t just her family of four children and 11 grandchildren that felt bereft. The dozens..

Local author signs new children’s book

Local author signs new children’s book

Phoenix author Barbara Renner is launching her new picture book, “Quincy the Quail and the Mysterious Egg,” from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday,..

Applications open for Camp O’Connor

Applications open for Camp O’Connor

Applications for The Sandra Day O’Connor Institute’s Camp O’Connor 2019 will open Monday, Jan. 7, at www.CampOConnnor.org. Camp..

Workshop for youth to solo in jazz combos

Workshop for youth to solo in jazz combos

The Nash, 110 E. Roosevelt St., is set to premiere a workshop specifically for novice musicians (ages 10-17) who want to learn how to solo..

Revamped McDonald’s opens with family events

Revamped McDonald’s opens with family events

The McDonald’s at 7th Street and Townley Avenue in Phoenix re-opened last month with technology upgrades, free Wi-Fi, and a brand-new..

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Phoenix Day School for the Deaf (PDSD), 7654 N. 19th Ave., is an ASDB school campus established in 1967 because Phoenix parents wanted..

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