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Feb
20
Tue
2018
Downtown Aquarium Home School Day @ Downtown Aquarium
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Downtown Aquarium Home School Day @ Downtown Aquarium | Houston | Texas | United States

Downtown Aquarium Home School Day

RSVP and Payment required by Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 4 p.m.


PRICING

$21.65 per participant (when you purchase a session an all day wrist band is included); For ages 6-17

$10.83 All Day Adventure Passes for siblings and parents

$6.50 per lunch for the optional picnic lunch


SESSIONS

  • Check In: 10-10:45 a.m.
  • Morning Session: 11 a.m.-11:45 a.m.
    • Ages 6-8: Awesome African Animals & Suncatcher craft
    • Ages 9-12: Marine Math-Mania! and Stingray Reef
    • Ages 13-17: Exploring Terrestrial Invertebrates & Arthropod Origami
  • Break: 12 – 1:45 p.m.
  • Afternoon Session: 1:45 – 2:45 p.m.
    • Ages 6-8: Creatures of the Night and Paper Plate Hedgehog craft
    • Ages 9-12: Tech CHallenge: Green Energy & Aquarium BINGO
    • Ages 13-17: Exploring Marine Invertebrates & Dichotomous Keys

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION



 

Space Center Home School Day @ Space Center Houston
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Space Center Home School Day @ Space Center Houston | Houston | Texas | United States

Space Center Home School Day

This incredible event provides the opportunity for home-schooled families to learn about space exploration and engage in an unforgettable day of education and inspiring entertainment.

The center offers the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see modules from both the first and last lunar landings under one roof for the first time. Students will experience the once-in-a-lifetime exhibit Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission. The Apollo 11 spacecraft and artifacts from the first lunar landing are on a traveling tour for the first time since 1971. The Apollo 17 command module from the last lunar landing is in the museum’s permanent collection.

Meet retired NASA astronaut Jerry Ross and hear from experts on a variety of topics. Get hands-on in our interactive Pop-Up Science Labs where you can see live demonstrations, participate in robotics challenges, conduct experiments and so much more!

Add Ons:

Home School Day w/Meal

Meal option only applies to select items in our Zero-G diner.

Home School Day plus Lunch with an Astronaut

This limited engagement includes admission to spring Home School Day, delicious lunch and the extraordinary opportunity to visit with an astronaut. As a memento of the event, the ticket also includes a signed lithograph, personalized by our guest astronaut. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis and must be purchased in advance. Lunch starts at noon.

*Ticket package includes admission to spring Home School Day.

Home School Day plus Stars & STEM

4:30-9:25 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19

This stellar educational experience is designed for families who want to take learning out of the classroom while discovering the wonders of space exploration.

We provide engaging, hands-on activities that have been developed according to grade-level standards so students are challenged, inspired and eager to explore STEM concepts when they return home.

Program includes:

  • Daytime admission to spring Home School Day the following day, 2/20/2018
  • Live briefing about Mars
  • Dinner at Space Center Houston
  • Exciting, grade-level appropriate, hands-on activities




Feb
21
Wed
2018
TUTS – Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
TUTS - Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center | Houston | Texas | United States

TUTS – Memphis: The Musical

Memphis is a musical by David Bryan (music and lyrics) and Joe DiPietro (lyrics and book). It is loosely based on Memphis disc jockey Dewey Phillips, one of the first white DJs to play black music in the 1950s. It played on Broadway from October 19, 2009 to August 5, 2012. This production won four 2010 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The show was previously staged at the North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly, Massachusetts and TheatreWorks in Mountain View, California during the 2003-04 season, as well as the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle during the 2008-2009 season.

Recommended for High School.




Feb
22
Thu
2018
George Ranch Tales of Texas HomeSchool Days @ George Ranch Historical Park
Feb 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
George Ranch Tales of Texas HomeSchool Days @ George Ranch Historical Park | Richmond | Texas | United States

Tales of Texas Homeschool Day

February 22, 2018

$5/student

  • Capture the independent Texas spirit!
  • First-Person Tales of Historical Figures
  • Hands-On Activities
  • Historical Vignettes
  • Historic Home Tours

ONLINE BOOKING COMING SOON. In the meantime, you can always reach out to education@georgeranch.org for more information.

Toddler Time in The Woodlands @ The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Toddler Time in The Woodlands @ The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park | Spring | Texas | United States

Toddler Time in The Woodlands

Are your children tired of playing at home with the same old things? Let your kids have fun with our toys and equipment, and get some adult conversation for yourself! Parent supervision is required.
*No toddler time the week of Spring Break (March 12-16)
Ages: Crawling to pre-school

Weekly Themes:
Week of Jan.10th – Inflatable Fun!
Week of Feb. 12th – Won’t you be Mine
Week of Mar. 26th – Easter Eggstravaganza
Week of Apr. 30th – Love for Mom

Cost

$3/drop in or $10/month

Register here.




TUTS – Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
TUTS - Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center | Houston | Texas | United States

TUTS – Memphis: The Musical

Memphis is a musical by David Bryan (music and lyrics) and Joe DiPietro (lyrics and book). It is loosely based on Memphis disc jockey Dewey Phillips, one of the first white DJs to play black music in the 1950s. It played on Broadway from October 19, 2009 to August 5, 2012. This production won four 2010 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The show was previously staged at the North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly, Massachusetts and TheatreWorks in Mountain View, California during the 2003-04 season, as well as the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle during the 2008-2009 season.

Recommended for High School.




Feb
23
Fri
2018
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States

Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.

 



TUTS – Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
TUTS - Memphis: The Musical @ Theatre Under the Stars - Hobby Center | Houston | Texas | United States

TUTS – Memphis: The Musical

Memphis is a musical by David Bryan (music and lyrics) and Joe DiPietro (lyrics and book). It is loosely based on Memphis disc jockey Dewey Phillips, one of the first white DJs to play black music in the 1950s. It played on Broadway from October 19, 2009 to August 5, 2012. This production won four 2010 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The show was previously staged at the North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly, Massachusetts and TheatreWorks in Mountain View, California during the 2003-04 season, as well as the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle during the 2008-2009 season.

Recommended for High School.




Feb
24
Sat
2018
The Play Everywhere Tour @ MOODY PARK
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Play Everywhere Tour @ MOODY PARK | Houston | Texas | United States

THE PLAY EVERYWHERE TOUR?

The Play Everywhere Tour, powered by Target and KaBOOM!,
will travel to four cities, bringing families and kids together for
FREE, fun-filled family play. Families and kids will learn about
and experience the benefits of play through games and
challenges that will help communities imagine how their neighborhoods
could become more playful. Enjoy games, music, food
and family fun!

This is part of the Play Everywhere Program that Target and
KaBOOM! are leading to help families make active play a part of
everyday life, both on and off the playground.

Learn more at: kaboom.org/partners/meet_our_partners/target

Feb. 24 from 10 AM – 5 PM | MOODY PARK
3725 Fulton Street, Houston, TX 77009

kaboom.org/tour




Houston Creole Heritage Festival & Parade @ Budweiser Brewery
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm
Houston Creole Heritage Festival & Parade @ Budweiser Brewery  | Houston | Texas | United States

Houston Creole Heritage Festival & Parade

 

“It is the harmonic convergence of our food, our music, our creativity, our eccentricity, our neighborhoods, and our joy of living.”