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Oct
11
Free Science Playday
Sponsored by Children's World & Children's World Uniform Supply
Bring the kids in and we’ll walk them through some great science experiments from science expert, Steve Spangler. We’ll try to answer some questions like: Does your body transmit electricity? Are you full of hot air? Can bubbles bounce? And so much more.
Saturday, October 11
10 AM – 4 PM
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4525 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Oct
11
Kenya Celebration
Sponsored by Golden Apple Learning Store
Join us and meet Kenyan author Washington Osiro as he presents his new book
Saturday, October 11
2 PM – 4 PM
4807 Hopyard Rd
Pleasanton, CA 94588

Oct
15
Toy Testers
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Use your kid-scientist skills to test toys and give us your feedback. We learn a lot from kids!
Wednesday, October 15
2 PM – 3 PM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
Vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
16
Crafternoon
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Drop in between 3 and 5 to make pom pom garlands. $2 per kiddo.
Thursday, October 16
3 PM – 5 PM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
18
Groovy Girl Day
Sponsored by Toy House and Baby Too
Groovy activities, Groovy crafts, Groovy snacks, Groovy prizes, Groovy Girls
Saturday, October 18
10 AM – 5 PM
400 N. MECHANIC STREET
JACKSON, MI 49201

Oct
18
Me and My Doll
Sponsored by A Child's Kingdom
We're making Halloween masks for our 18" dolls and ourselves! This is a FREE event! RSVP 507-289-2287
Saturday, October 18
11 AM – 11:30 AM
1621 North Broadway
Rochester, MN 55901

Oct
18
Picture Day
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Grab your favorite toy and pose for pictures! With parent permission, we'll use them in our ads. Each kid gets a$5 token.
Saturday, October 18
2 PM – 4 PM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
21
Storytime
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Stories and songs for preschoolers every Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 21 – Tuesday, December 9
10:30 AM – 11 AM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
Vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
23
Crafternoon
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Drop in between 3 and 5 p.m. for a water color play day at Crafternoon! $2 per kiddo.
Thursday, October 23
3 PM – 5 PM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
Vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
24
Game Night
Sponsored by Toy House and Baby Too
Try out new games for young and old
Friday, October 24
6 PM – 8 PM
400 N. MECHANIC STREET
JACKSON, MI 49201

Oct
25
Book Signing
Sponsored by Alakazam Toys & Gifts LLC
The Dandelion Seed's Big Dream by Joseph Anthony, illustrated by Cris Arbo. A simple tale that takes you on a seed's journey over the UVA campus and the downtown mall in Charlottesville. This is a sequel to The Dandelion Seed.
Saturday, October 25
1 PM – 2 PM
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100 E Main St
Sebastopol, VA 22902

Oct
25
Free Plus Plus Playday
Sponsored by Children's World & Children's World Uniform Supply
Bring the kids in and see what they can make out of one simple shape with endless possibilities! Straight from Denmark, this new building product allows kids of all ages to create mosaics or 3-D designs, and, they’ll get to keep one they make.
Saturday, October 25
10 AM – 4 PM
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4525 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Oct
28
Storytime
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Stories and songs for preschoolers every Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 28 – Tuesday, December 16
10:30 AM – 11 AM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
Vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
30
Crafternoon
Sponsored by Kazoodles
Halloween crafts at Crafternoon! Drop in and get crafty. $2 per kiddo.
Thursday, October 30
3 PM – 5 PM
13503 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #B-3
vancouver, WA 98684

Oct
31
Halloween Happenings At The Ark Presidio Heights!
Sponsored by The Ark Toy Store
Join us this Halloween for our annual costume contest, toy giveaways, and a delicious start to your trick o' treating adventures!
Friday, October 31
10 AM – 7 PM
Visit event website
3325 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94118

Oct
31
Halloween Happenings At The Ark Noe Valley!
Sponsored by The Ark Toy Store
Join us this Halloween for our annual costume contest, toy giveaways, and a delicious start to your trick o' treating adventures!
Friday, October 31
10 AM – 7 PM
Visit event website
3845 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94114

Oct
31
Halloween Happenings At The Ark Berkeley
Sponsored by The Ark Toy Store
Join us this Halloween for our annual costume contest, toy giveaways, and a delicious start to your trick o' treating adventures
Friday, October 31
10 AM – 7 PM
Visit event website
1812 Fourth Street
Berkeley, CA 94710


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