Erika's weekend picks for March 23-24
Family Nature Class: Art in Nature
Sat, March 23 9:30-11:30 a.m.
UW Botanic Gardens
Preschoolers and their caregivers will love the hands-on play at the UW Botanic Gardens. Explore in nature using all of your senses. Explore learning stations based on the week’s theme, art in nature, where children can practice fine motor skills, sensory investigation, creativity, and pre-math and literacy skills, followed by a hike and story time!
$19 for the first child and caregiver; $8 for each additional child; additional adults and siblings younger than 2 are free.
Saturday Morning Cartoons
Sat, March 23, 10-11 a.m.
White Center Library FREE
Head to White Center library to re-live the best part of being a kid – Saturday morning cartoons! The library will provide cereal, cartoons, and animated shorts from around the world. Come in pajamas!
Teen Action Fair
Sat, March 23 10 a.m. -3 p.m.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitors Center FREE
Learn what youth are doing in your neighborhood to make a difference at this youth-driven Teen Action Fair. Then connect with youth and organizations through volunteering, art, social justice campaigns and more.
Vintage Computer Festival
Sat/Sun, March 23/24 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Living Computers Museum + Labs
It’s two amazing days of exhibits, presentations and general vintage computing goodness. Explore a wide range of machines from many manufacturers then explore this unique museum. BYO camera and your whole family and enjoy all that LCM+L and VCF have to offer. Event included with admission. $16. $14 seniors and students, free ages 5 and younger.
"Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon"
Sat, March 23 5-6 p.m.
The Burien Annex
Hi-Liners Musical Theatre presents "Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS," an adaptation of the fourth of Mary Pope Osborne's award-winning fantasy adventure books from the Magic Tree House series. You love these books, you’ll love this show! $12.
Sun, March 24 1:30-3:30 p.m. FREE
Lace up your walking shoes and join a naturalist for a 2-mile hike along the trails of Rattlesnake and Christmas Lakes. Great for kids ages 7 and older and their adults. Come seek out nature’s signs of spring. Be sure to dress warmly and bring a snack. No strollers or pets, please