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October 2018

Let’s Roam Denver Scavenger Hunt

October 27, 2018 - November 24, 2050

There’s one place in Colorado where hip meets history. On today’s epic scavenger hunt of Denver, we make a loop around LoDo and the Business District in search of storied buildings, public art and ballparks! What You’ll See: Union Station, Coors Field, Daniels and Fisher Tower, Larimer Square

Categories: History, Kids and Families
Website: www.letsroam.com/scavenger_hunt/LoDo_Denver_Scavenger_Hunt,
November 2019

LEGO Brick Building Contest

November 12, 2019 - May 8, 2020

Contest for local youth 3-18. Winning creations will be displayed with this blockbuster exhibition. Required theme is nature and science. Share your talent and show how LEGO bricks build endless possibilities!

Categories: Exhibits, Kids and Families
Website: dmns.org/brick,

Zoo Extravaganza for Inspire Elementary

November 21

Kids love the zoo, and today we’ll spend the day imagining our own zoo. We’ll talk about habitats, what makes animals happy, and do arts and crafts allowing children to focus on the animals they love or imagine. Kids love the zoo, and today we’ll spend the day imagining our own zoo. We’ll talk about habitats, what makes animals happy, and do arts and crafts allowing children to focus on the animals they love or imagine. This is an Inspire-only…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: neighborhoodartstudio.com/school-out-camps-1,

NAS Adpots an Animal Shelter- Inspire Day Off

November 22

Inspire has the day off! Send them to us and we’ll learn about the Dumb Friends’ League, make items they need for the animals, and maybe have a visit from a furry friend! Nov. 1-7 is National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, and Neighborhood Art Studio is celebrating by “adopting” The Dumb Friends’ League! The kids will help make beds, toys, and other things for the animals using donated and purchased materials. We’ll take the DFL101 class, and we’ll even try…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: neighborhoodartstudio.com/school-out-camps-1,

Decorating “Gingerbread” Houses

November 22

Your child(ren) will be thrilled to decorate a cardboard gingerbread house. Using non-food items, they’ll pipe icing, attach decorations, and leave with a holiday decoration worthy of display without the worry of attracting pests into the house. In this exciting workshop, your child(ren) will be thrilled to decorate a cardboard house in the style of a traditional gingerbread house. Using non-food items, they’ll pipe icing, attach decorations, and leave with a holiday decoration worthy of display without the worry of…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: neighborhoodartstudio.com/workshops%2Fdate-nights,

Free Ice Skating Rink at Denver International Airport

November 22, 2019 - January 20, 2020

The DEN free ice skating rink will be open from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, Nov. 22-Jan. 20 on the DEN Plaza, between the terminal and the Westin. Hit the ice before or after your flight or for a fun winter outing! More info at flydenver.com/events. Lace up your skates and start practicing your axels, jumps and spins as the free ice skating rink on the Denver International Airport (DEN) outdoor plaza returns for its fourth season. DEN invites passengers and…

Categories: Kids and Families, Seasonal/Holiday events
Website: www.flydenver.com/events,

School of Snakes

November 23

Slither on over to discover the importance of our scaly friend, the snake! In this program, participants will get to meet Betty the bullsnake to get an up-close look at what makes her so special. AGES: 5-9 Sa Nov 23 10-11 a.m. Free A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more information at…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.cityofwestminster.us/ParksRecreation/Parks,TrailsOpenSpace/StandleyLakeRegionalPark/activitiesnatureprograms,

Give Thanks Art Camp

November 25 - November 26

The Monday and Tuesday before Thanksgiving schools are out! Choose one or both days for your child to come and use art to remember what they are thankful for. Give Thanks Art Camp What a better way to start a Thanksgiving break than to create wonderful pieces of art with a giving heart! We will learn more about the really small gestures of kindness that make a huge impact in others’ lives. The kids will make a thankful tree with…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: neighborhoodartstudio.com/school-out-camps-1,

Clyfford Still Museum Family Tour

November 26 - November 29

Play, create, and explore on an interactive tour with trained gallery teachers. During Still: Elemental exhibition, tours explore 4 of the 5 elements (earth, air, water, and fire) using all the senses. Bring the whole family, kids 17 are free! Play, create, and explore on these interactive tours with trained gallery teachers. During the Still: Elemental exhibition, tours explore four of the five elements (earth, air, water, and fire) using all the senses. Bring the whole family and join the…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Kids and Families
Website: clyffordstillmuseum.org/event/family-tour-26Nov2019,

Clyfford Still Museum Family Tour

November 29

Play, create, and explore on these interactive tours with trained gallery teachers. During Still: Elemental exhibition, tours explore four of the five elements (earth, air, water, and fire) using all the senses. Bring the whole family. Play, create, and explore on these interactive tours with trained gallery teachers. During the Still: Elemental exhibition, tours explore four of the five elements (earth, air, water, and fire) using all the senses. Bring the whole family and join us for these special art…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Kids and Families
Website: clyffordstillmuseum.org/event/family-tour-29Nov2019,

Break the Ice

November 30

Street party with aerial & ice skating performances, character meet & greets, skate with Santa and more. 4:30–6:30pm.

Categories: Kids and Families, NE Denver/NW Aurora Events
Website: northfieldstapleton.com,
December 2019

Do It Yourself Snowglobes

December 6

Bring your kids to us for a three hour workshop where they will get to be creative and have a blast creating their own snow globe. They’ll also get some playtime with new friends. It’s like a giant playdate, but you don’t have to supervise. Soccer is over, it’s too chilly to get out in the evenings (and sometimes the day too!), and your little darlings probably aren’t feeling so “darling” these days. Bring them to us for a three…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: www.hisawyer.com/neighborhood-art-studio/schedules/activity-set/98162,

Inside the Orchestra’s Tiny Tots Concerts

December 7

Kids get truly inside the orchestra as they are seated on the floor and surrounded by a 30+ piece orchestra. This Christmas, kids and families can enjoy holiday favorites and singalong classics to celebrate the season. Tiny Tots gets children truly inside the orchestra by seating the audience on the floor and surrounding them with a 30+ piece orchestra. Designed for children six and under, this 45-minute program gives young ones the chance to interact with the music and learn…

Categories: Kids and Families, Music
Website: insidetheorchestra.org/tiny-tots-events/,

Inside the Orchestra’s Christmas Tiny Tots Concerts

December 7

Kids get truly inside the orchestra as they are seated on the floor and surrounded by a 30+ piece orchestra. This Christmas, kids and families can enjoy holiday favorites and singalong classics to celebrate the season. Tiny Tots gets children truly inside the orchestra by seating the audience on the floor and surrounding them with a 30+ piece orchestra. Designed for children six and under, this 45-minute program gives young ones the chance to interact with the music and learn…

Categories: Kids and Families, Music
Website: insidetheorchestra.org/tiny-tots-events/,

Cold Commotion

December 7

Fluff, fat, and fur! How do different animals survive the cold months? In this touch-and-tell walk, we will explore how some animals prepare for and survive the winter season. AGES: 4-7 Sa Dec 7 11 a.m.-noon Free A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.cityofwestminster.us/ParksRecreation/Parks,TrailsOpenSpace/StandleyLakeRegionalPark/activitiesnatureprograms,

Holly Jolly Lowry Holiday

December 7

Visit with Santa and enjoy the historic Eisenhower Chapel in Lowry. Celebrate the holidays filled with activities and music. The Lowry Foundation is hosting a family holiday open house in the historic Eisenhower Chapel, celebrating many cultures and religious denominations. Visit with Santa from 2:30-4:30 p.m.; photos will be available. Enjoy local choirs, kids’ crafts, refreshments, and a giving tree.

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.lowryfoundation.org/event/lowry-foundation-holiday-party/,

Bedtime Story Art- December

December 7

Let us handle some of the bedtime routine (plus dinner!). Your child can come in their jammies, ready for bed (except for brushing those teeth). We’ll provide dinner, a fun craft, and will read a bedtime story, featuring a holiday story. Let us handle some of the bedtime routine (plus dinner!). Each month we’ll offer a new bedtime story that our teacher will read aloud and have a craft around the book for kids to do. It’ll still be great…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: www.hisawyer.com/neighborhood-art-studio/schedules/activity-set/98164,

Mini Comic Con 2019

December 7

10:00am – 4:00pm We will be celebrating all pop culture fandoms at Mini Comic Con. Join us for facepainting, buttonmaking, green screen photos, and other activities. Featuring over 30 Colorado comic book creators. Cosplay welcome.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Kids and Families
Website: www.denverlibrary.org/event/mini-comic-con-placeholder,

Astronomy Night

December 13

Join the Denver Astronomical Society and gaze at the night sky through high-power telescopes. Gain a new perspective of our place in the galaxy as you view planets, stars and constellations lightyears away! ALL AGES F Dec 13 7-8 p.m. $5 A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more information at 303-658-2796 or…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.cityofwestminster.us/ParksRecreation/Parks,TrailsOpenSpace/StandleyLakeRegionalPark/activitiesnatureprograms,

18″ Doll Design Studio-Christmas Edition

December 13

Christmas Edition! In this workshop, she won’t just get a tree, but she’ll get to pour her heart and soul into all the decorating she does as she makes and assembles the tree and decorates her stocking, and she hand makes an Elf on the Shelf. Christmas Edition! Have your child create a special Christmas set up for her beloved doll. In this workshop, she won’t just get a tree, but she’ll get to pour her heart and soul into…

Categories: Kids and Families, Kids Camps and Classes
Website: www.hisawyer.com/neighborhood-art-studio/schedules/activity-set/102288,
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