Horse World Expo: Family friendly entertainment, mounted demonstrations and clinics in three arenas and two seminar halls, and shopping at over 450 booths are the features at Horse World Expo. Horse World Expo offers something for everybody, from the casual admirer to top competitors. Friday through Sunday at the Maryland Fair Grounds.
Marvelous Magnets at The Maryland Science Center: Imagination and creativity exploration at the Maryland Science Center on Friday from 3 PM – 4 PM, specially designed for children ages 5-8. From simple loadstones to complex motors come discover the mysterious history and contemporary uses of fascinating magnetic material. Free with paid admission.
Women’s Oral History Night at The Women’s Industrial Kitchen: The Women’s Industrial Kitchen is dedicated to the amazing women who make/made Maryland. Join them for an oral history project celebrating the women who inspired you. Share your mom’s (or your grandma’s) story through spoken word, video and/or written journals. $15 for Mom-inspired food and drinks, Friday from 6 PM – 9 PM. Perfect for ages 5 to 115.
Chinese New Year at Port Discovery: Celebrate the year of the dragon at Port Discovery this Saturday! Make a Chinese Zodiac, learn Chinese calligraphy, sample cuisine from PF Changs, enjoy an authentic Chinese lion dance and make your own lion mask.
Zumbatomic® Fitness for Kids Launch Party: Face Painting, Costumed Characters,Craf
Young Writer’s Group: Calling all literary artists, ages 9 to 13! Meet twice a month to learn about writing stories and poems from a published children’s author at the School 33 Art Center. Each 1.5-hour session includes a fun creative writing activity and the chance to give and receive feedback on your work, all in a supportive setting. Creativity abounds on Saturday from 12:00 noon to 1:30 PM.
Making Tot Tracks: Frozen footprints provide special clues about winter wildlife. Let your child be a detective for an afternoon in which games, stories and a short hike lead to discoveries of animal survival in the winter season. Children should bring a white t-shirt for a special opportunity to create a track story. Perfect for ages 4-6 at the Robinson Nature Center on Sunday.
Henry and Mudge: Moving from the city to a new house in the country can be tough. Henry can’t find a playmate in his new neighborhood! Luckily, he’s got Mudge, a 182-pound canine buddy, with whom he can share all kinds of adventures! Catch the show by Theatreworks at Howard Community College on Sunday. Two performances! One at 2:30 PM and one at 4:30 PM.
And for mom and dad…
Friday kicks off Baltimore Restaurant Week. Oh yeah. It’s time to book that sitter and make a reso…