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Monday, March 30
The Reedy Creek Nature Center hosts Nature Story Corner this morning at 10am.
Head to the North County library this afternoon at 4pm for Afternoon Adventures. Open to elementary ages.
Tonight is Pet Night for photos with the Easter Bunny at Carolina Place Mall. 6-8pm.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Boston Celtics
Tuesday, March 31
Toddler Tuesdays at Sea Life Aquarium are EVERY Tuesday in 2015, unless noted on their website.
The Plaza Midwood library hosts Storytime Goes to Midwood Park this morning at 10:30am.
Enjoy a sweet taste of spring with a scoop of Baskin Robbins Ice Cream for only $1.31.
Head to the Mountain Island library this afternoon for You're a Poet & Don't Know It at 4:30pm.
Wednesday, April 1 - April Fool's Day
Discovery Place Kids hosts Wonderful Wednesday - The Sunflower House today at 10:45am and 1:45pm.
Head to Pocket Park in Uptown for FREE Music on Wednesdays, 11:30am-1:30pm.
The Charlotte Nature Museum hosts Wild Wednesday: Fort Wild Clean Up today at 12:30.
Both locations of the MINT Museum (Uptown & Randolph) offer FREE Admission today and every Wednesday, 5-9pm.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Detroit Pistons
Thursday, April 2
Get your Photos with the Easter Bunny now through Saturday at Carolina Place Mall.
If you're on Spring Break this week, don't miss Grace's Sweet Spring Break Event this morning at 9:30am.
Head to Harrisburg this evening for the Eggnormous Twilight Easter Scramble, and enjoy bounce houses, face painting, a visit from the Easter Bunny and more!
Charlotte Checkers vs. Oklahoma City Barons
Friday, April 3
CMS Spring Break begins today! Classes resume April 13th.
Students in grades K through 2 are invited to Spring Break Camp at Discovery Place today (and all next week).
Take a day trip to Spencer to the NC Transportation Museum, and enjoy a train ride on the Easter Bunny Express.
Kick off Easter weekend with a fun afternoon at the Eggstravaganza at Romare Bearden Park. Live music, juggling, face painting, balloon artists and an egg hunt.
Carowinds has opened the gates for the 2015 season, and this weekend you can enjoy special Easter activities including crafts, entertainment and pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Charlotte Checkers vs. Oklahoma City Barons
Saturday, April 4
Don't miss Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and an Easter Egg Hunt today at the NC Transportation Museum!
Discovery Place is hosting their Nano Celebration with special activities happening all day long.
Families with children in grades PreK to 2 are invited to learn about The Lorax this morning at Discovery Place at 10:30am. Space is limited. And families with children in grades 3 to 5 are invited to learn about Dino Fossils at 10:30am. Space is limited.
Asbury United Methodist Church is hosting their Easter Egg Hunt this morning at 10:30am.
Families will use their building skills during the Egg-cellent Egg Drop today at Discovery Place Kids at 11am, 12:30pm and 2pm.
Lazy 5 Ranch hosts their 6th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza today.
Lakeshore Learning hosts their Free Crafts For Kids today 11am-3pm. Today the children will make a Cute as a Bunny Basket.
Head to the Nature Museum to take part in their Composting Craziness this afternoon at 12:30pm.
The Children's Theatre of Charlotte presents Interrupting Vanessa with its last show today, This show is recommended for ages 8 and up.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Philadelphia 76ers
Sunday, April 5 - Happy Easter!
If you’re looking to making Easter a little easier on yourself, make a reservation for the family at the Ballantyne Resort for their Easter Brunch. Enjoy delicious food, live entertainment and a visit from the Easter Bunny.
Ages 8 and up are invited to the Reedy Creek Nature Center this afternoon at 2pm for Specimens of the Day: Skulls, Furs and Mounts.
The McDowell Nature Center hosts a Fitness Hike this afternoon at 3pm. Perfect for after that brunch!!
Monday, April 6
Students in grades K through 2 are invited to Spring Break Camp at Discovery Place today (and all week).
The Mountain Island library hosts Preschool Storytime: STEM this morning at 10:30am.
Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation is also offering lots of Spring Break Camp options this week.
Head to the Mint Hill library this afternoon at 4pm for Dia de los Ninos, Dia de los Libros.
Save The Date:
April 9: Grace's Sweet Spring Break Event
April 10-26: NC Science Festival
April 11: Spring Family Festival at Carolina Place
April 25: Bark in the Park
May 22-24: Sesame Street LIVE: Make a New Friend
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