Monday, June 7, 2010
Cry Baby Tuesdays @ Columbia City Cinema...all shows before 6pm!
University Village Playdays
Attend a Playdays event and receive a Playdays Pass featuring special offers to select Village shops and restaurants.
Location: Varies - click link for particpating store and activity!
'Lil Explorers at Seattle Children's Museum
Tuesday mornings 10:30-11 & 11:30-12 *great for those with a membership!
Great for those with a membership! Lil' Explorers is a program designed specifically for children ages 10 months to 5 years of age and their caregivers. Exploring is a key part of development for little ones and we design this program to give them a safe environment to do that.
Free Play program from Rainbow Playsystems (Kirkland or Auburn). A chance for your children to play on all their AMAZING playsystems that they have on display! They have a total of 5 indoor & 20 outdoor play systems (between the two locations) for the kids to play on. They have 2 locations – one in Kirkland & one in Algona/Auburn (off Hwy 167). The Algona location is larger with more playsystems but it is all outdoor, while the Kirkland location is both indoor & outdoor
•Free play is from 10:30 – 12pm on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursdays
•You must call to make an appointment for Free Play so their staff will know to expect people. They do stay open for retail customers during the Open Play time.
•There must be one adult for every 4 children; they will have a registration/waiver form for you to fill out
•No food or drink & no birthday parties
You can find out all about this program by calling the individual Rainbow Play Systems location:
Rainbow Algona – 253-931-5129
Rainbow Kirkland – 425-821-8779
LEGO Meetup: Join in the LEGO® Store Monthly Mini Model Build!
Visit your local LEGO Store on the first Tuesday of every month and you can learn how to build a cool mini model, and take it home – for free! Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. A new model will be available every month and will be specially themed to that month – ask a Store Associate for details! Models are not for sale and cannot be purchased. One free per child. Event is open to children ages 6 to 14 only.
Limber Yoga in The West Seattle Junction now has Open Gym on Tuesdays from 9 am-11 am for 1-4 yr olds. It is only $5 for the first kid, $1 more per extra kid. TODDLER OPEN GYM: A place to run, jump, stretch, breathe, and meet new friends. Bring your little ones and come play. We will incorporate circle time with songs, yoga postures, and games too. You can get a great stretch in, a good conversation, and maybe even get your heart rate up too while your little one does the same. (Age 1–4yrs)
Eastside Gymnastics Academy - Drop In
Indoor Playgrounds have begun! – Kids, ages 12 months to 5 years - come and play & explore at EGA! Anyone is welcome; you do not need to be a member of EGA. Feel free to eat lunch on the balcony before or after playing! Parents must attend with child. Discount PUNCH cards available.
Tuesdays from 9:45am – 10:45am
Kirkland Indoor Playground
Tuesdays 10am to 1pm
Riding toys, balls, basketball hoops, play kitchen, play workbench, strollers, wagon and dolls. Lots of room for children to run and play while adults stay and supervise. Ages 1 to 5. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays April 5 through June 9. $3 per child, drop-in, exact change appreciated.
North Kirkland Community Center
12421 103rd Ave. N.E.
Kirkland WA 98034
Playtime! @ Third Place Commons
Tuesdays 10:00 – 11:30 am
Join other parents, grandparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5 in front of the stage for art, games, and conversation, sponsored and led by the Shoreline Family Support Center. Meet on the lower level of Towne Centre near the Library. Older kids may like the giant chess board with chess pieces or the main stage which hosts daily performances as well as live local music every Friday and Saturday night. Don’t forget to make a memento of your visit in the retro photo booth. When you’re done, wander into the adjoining Third Place Books which boasts an expansive children’s book section, as well as a play area (pictured). The vibe is local, relaxed and very kid-friendly.
Children's Books in Third Place Books
17171 Bothell Way NE
Lake Forest Park WA 98155
Dragon Park Building Fun!
As if Mercer Island's Deane's Children's Park (known by locals as "Dragon Park") weren't already fun enough, now there's a fantastic, brand-new, drop-in program called "Adventure Playground" available to kids ages 4 to 13. From now through October 28th, drop in any Tuesday or Thursday from 1:00pm to 4:00pm for an afternoon filled with construction fun guided by Parks and Rec employees & volunteers. Kids can channel their inner Bob the Builder by digging, building forts & structures with donated building materials, and engaging in pretend play in this forested setting.
Storytime @ Pottery Barn Kids
Concerts on the Green
When: Tuesdays from 7:00 pm to 8:30, July 6th- August 31
Issaquah Community Center
301 Rainier Blvd South
Tai Chi Tuesdays
Try Tai Chi on Seattle Center’s North International Fountain Lawn. Tai Chi is a form of Chinese exercise with slow and graceful movement. Open to all ages and experience levels. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays June through August.
Where: Seattle Center
North International Fountain Lawn
305 Harrison St.
Seattle WA 98109
All ages; FREE
Carnation Farmers Market
When: Tuesdays 3-7pm, May 4-September 28th
Address: Tolt Avenue and Bird Street
Izilla Toys- Capitol Hill, Seattle
Local children's musician Doug Fleming, Jr. leads kids in an hour of singing and dancing. It's suitable for babies through young elementary-age kids, and includes fun tunes and instrument exploration.
Time: Every other Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
Ages: Ages 7 and under
(Starts July 6th) Summer Playground Program
When: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, July 6-August 19, 11am-2pm
Address: Cascade View Community Park
Note: Supervised drop-in program with activities and crafts; Program staff not responsible for arrival or departure of children
Story Time @ Mockingbird Books
Kids can enjoy stories at the store every morning except Sundays.
Ages: All Ages
Storytime at Elliott Bay Book Company
Tuesdays and Saturdays at 11:30am
Join us for this fun round of readings from picture and storybooks ... Go to the castle in the children's section ... and the stories begin!
Pajama Story Time @ Woodinville Library
All ages welcome! Come in your pajamas and enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs and surprises! Don't forget your teddy bear
Start Time: 7:00pm
Tuesday Baby Bounces and Story Times
Join us for bounces, stories and short playtime afterwards.
Date: Tuesdays @ 10:05 and 11am
Library: Auburn Library
Ages: Newborn to 24 months with adult
Preschool StoryTime @ Northeast Branch Library
It is story time at the Northeast Branch! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian.
Location: Northeast Branch