Mother Nature and Me: October 1st & 15th at 10:30 a.m. at Daggerwing Nature Center. Ages 2-5 (with a guardian). $4 per child. Make reservation online. Get ready to jump and shout with Mother Nature through stories, live animals, activities, and a craft specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers! October 1st is Wild Webs, October 15th is Night Creatures.
Saturday Morning Art at the Boca Museum of Art. October 5th, 10 to 11 a.m. Making art is cool so join the Museum for a creative treat once a month. This family program features studio workshops for families and intergenerational groups that focus on artistic family fun for ages 5+ to learn, create, and enjoy the visual arts. This program is free, courtesy of PNC Bank. Golden Geometrics. Space is limited.
Story Salsa with Liz Mangual on October 9th, 10:15 a.m. at the West Boca Library branch. Weaving together a rich tapestry of bilingual stories, Liz Mangual will enchant and delight listeners of all ages with her signature style of interactive storytelling. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. Call (561) 470-1600.
Terrific Tortoises on October 9th, 4 p.m. at the Glades Road Library branch. Explore how gopher tortoises live and how to best care for Florida’s environment. Presented by PBC Environmental Resource Management. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.
Friday Night at the Museum on October 11th, 6 to 9:30 p.m. Ages 7-12 invited to wear comfy clothes and hang out at the Science Explorium “after hours”! Watch the movie Goosebumps, make Glow in the Dark Slime and eat pizza. Cost is $20 residents, $25 non-residents. Online registration.
Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour at the Glades Road Library branch on October 19th at 9 a.m. A special hour designed to provide a quieter environment for special needs children and teens and their families. Sensory Story Time starts at 10:00 am. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.
Haunted House! at the Glades Road Library branch on October 28th at 6 p.m. Our teens will scare you in our walk-through haunted house. Ages 5 & up. (45 min) Call 561-482-4554 to preregister.
Pirate Adventure at the J! October 28th, 6 to7:30 p.m. Pirates (boys ages 3-7) are invited to plunder for treasure and treats with the special woman in their life at the Levis JCC’s Pirate Adventure. The festivities include a craft project, DJ, photo, pirate adventure and vittles. Come wearing your pirate best and grab some grub before the adventure begins…our galley serves snacks and sweets only. Registration prior to October 23: $35 per couple, $5 each additional child. Registration after October 23: $40 per couple, $10 each additional child
HOOT ‘N’ HOWL Friday, October 25, 6:00 p.m. All ages, FREE (Reservations not required) At Daggerwing Nature Center. Bring the kids in costume and enjoy not-so-scary Halloween games and crafts* while learning about nocturnal creatures such as owls, toads, snakes and spiders! *While supplies last.
Peek a Boo! at the West Boca Library branch on Oct 31st at 10:30 a.m. Come in costume or just as you are for a not-so-scary Halloween story. We’ll also sing some of our favorite songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.