Upcoming Weekend Events {August 1, 2, 3}

Friday, August 1

PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day 2014
Kohl Center Plaza 601 W. Dayton St.
Desciption: PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day highlights ways Wisconsin families can be active, enjoy the outdoors, and be healthy! Join us at locations all across Wisconsin, or watch live on WPT!  Madison Special appearances by PBS Kids host Miss Rosa and Peg + Cat. Musical performance by PBS Kids host Mr. Steve.

Friday Family Afternoon Concert Series
Middleton Public Library
Description: Join us for the Friday Family Afternoon Concert Series. Open to all ages. Sign up is not required. Friday, August 1, 2pm: Bubble Wonders with Geoff Akins

S.T.E.A.M. Engineers
Madison Children’s Museum
Description: Join UW Fine Arts Graduate Student Jay Ludden for S.T.E.A.M. Engineers! During this weekly workshop Jay will use many exciting hands-on experiments and demonstrations like 3D Printing, stop-motion animation, electronics, to explore the principles of S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math).

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Annual Food and Allergy Walk
Warner Park, 2930 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI
Description: The Food Allergy Association of Wisconsin invites individuals and families to take part in fun activities and entertainment and enjoy a 1.5 mile walk on a paved, stroller-friendly course starting at Warner Park. Funds will be used for Food Allergy Awareness and Education programs in Wisconsin.Registration is free and activities begin at 9am, walk start at 10:30.  This is a FREE event; however donations & pledges are welcome. Individual and walk teams welcomed. Activities include a raffle, face painting, kid’s games, as well as vendors & exhibitors displaying products & services to families with food allergies.

Build a Mini Crate Pencil Holder
Home Depot
Description: Come learn how to build a mini-crate pencil holder *FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12. Offered the 1st Saturday at all The Home Depot stores between 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m. *Workshops teach children do-it-yourself skills, tool safety and instill a sense of pride and accomplishment. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin. One workshop kit, apron and pin per child, while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin. Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Thank you for registering online

Saturday Stories and Sweets
Madison Public Library-Hawthorne Branch
Description: Join us for donuts, juice and stories at a special Saturday morning storytime! Stories, songs, rhymes & a craft.

National Mustard Day
The National Mustard Museum-7477 Hubbard Ave.
Description: National Mustard Day is celebrated annually at the National Mustard Museum on the first Saturday in August. It is a fun-filled day for the whole family and has traditionally included FREE hot dogs as well as music, games, other entertainment, FREE mustard sampling, and more. The Mustard Museum has been the official sponsor of this event since 1991.

Sunday, August 3rd

Madison Children’s Museum
Description: Join Jennika’s ImagiNation and experiment with art and science

Pinterest Party-Dream Boards
Description: Create a vision for your dreams with your very own Dream Board – a creative collage of colors, ideas, and inspiration that will remind you of your goals all year long. We’ll provide the supplies – you bring your creativity!



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