By Michelle Lloyd, MomsCharlotte.com
Family fun this weekend inlcudes ...
The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe: Based on the second book of "The Chronicles of Narnia" by CS Lewis, "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" tells the story of four children who discover a secret world inside of a closet. 7:30 p.m. at Matthews Community Center. $9-$10 tickets.
Never miss a local story.
My House, Your House: Go on a journey into homes around the world, 9 a.m.- 9 p.m. at ImaginOn. Explore how landscape, climate, resources, culture and lifestyle determine the way homes function and look. This is an ongoing exhibit that will run until April 25.
"Keeping Kids In Motion" Program: This four-week free program will engage kids, ages 5-12, in activities like yoga, relay races and flag football that promote healthy, active lifestyles and that can be easily continued at home. There will also be cooking demos, healthy menu ideas, fitness tips and more. 9:30 a.m.- 12 p.m. at Naomi Drenan Recreation Center.
Tour Charlotte: Celebrate Black History Month by participating in the 12th Annual Charlotte Black/African-American Heritage Tour and Pilgrimage 2010 and tour over 50 sites. Help raise funds for the Pilgrimage Scholarship and/or donate seats for underprivileged youngsters. Advance reservations suggested. Tickets range from $16-$30. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at 7th St. Station.
Unique Creations Arts & Crafts Festival: Unique Creations features local and regional artist and craft vendors, fitness/program demonstrations, and a kid's craft area 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Charles Mack Citizen Center. Admission is free and there will be food available.
Community Purim Carnival: Carnival featuring food, games, inflatables, prizes and much more. Noon - 3 p.m. at Levine Jewish Community Center. Fun for the whole family. $5 for 20 tickets.
Antique & Collectible Toy, Hobby, Sports Show: Over 250 tables will be piled high with vintage to modern toys, hobby items, sportscards and all types of memorabilia. 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. at the Metrolina Expo Trade Center. A voucher for a free Charlotte Bobcats game ticket will be handed out and door prizes will be given. Adults $5 daily, kids 15 & under free, weekend pass $7.
Eco-Art: Learn how to reuse, reduce and recycle to create fun crafts out of garbage and recyclables. 1:15 p.m. at Reedy Creek Nature Center. This is a fun, free craft for all ages.