Feb. 19: Stop by anytime to tour Code Ninjas' BRAND NEW exciting Game Development Center, get your face painted, enjoy refreshments, Create a game. They will be giving away a free Mine Craft Summer Camp and other great prizes!
Feb. 24 & 25: The Original Harlem Globetrotters are on the road for their action packed tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. Join Globetrotter stars after the game where they will stay for an autograph, photograph and high five session for fans (subject to availability).
Feb. 22-25: "Once upon a time there was a little ogre named Shrek....." And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy and a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there is one on hand.... and his name is Shrek.
thru May 28: THE ART OF THE BRICK is the first major museum exhibition to use LEGO bricks as the sole art medium. Sawaya transforms LEGO bricks into tremendous and thought-provoking sculptures, elevating the toy to the realm of art. Sawaya’s ability to transform this common toy into something meaningful, his devotion to spatial perfection and the way he conceptualizes action, enables him to elevate what almost every child has played with into the status of contemporary art.
Feb. 19: Looking for something to do this Presidents’ Day? Come to the new Johnson County Museum…for free! Admission to the museum featuring the 1950s All-Electric House and the KidScape experience are all included on this fun day!
thru May 6 at Crown Center: Will your child be a firefighter, a schoolteacher, a racecar driver, or maybe, President of the United States? In FUNVILLE, children experience grown-up occupations in a kid friendly setting. Let them forecast the weather, perform magic, work in a barbershop or ride a tractor. Whatever they choose, the most important job in FUNVILLE is to have fun.
thru Mar. 4: Clap along with Miss Mary Mack as she dances through the wonderful world of nursery rhymes, poems and raps, brought to life with fanciful marionettes. Looking to earn 50 cents, Miss Mary Mack babysits Jack and Suzy Sprat’s child who leads her on a merry chase to a bullring, the banks of the Hanky Panky, and home again just in time to see the elephant jump the fence.
Kansas City's only public outdoor ice skating rink is open for its 45th season of great skating fun! Regular admission is $6, or free for adults over age 60 and children age 4 and under. Skate rental is $3, or skaters may bring their own. Hours: Sunday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sat & Sun: Stop by the Helzberg Penguin Plaza at 11 a.m. to see the Penguin March. Our cold weather birds will march from the back of the exhibit, outside for our guests to see and then back inside the building, weather permitting. See king and gentoo penguins up close at the Penguin March.
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