Kids Activities in the Phoenix Arizona Area | Kids Out and About Phoenix

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Creative Saturdays: Free Under 18 at the Phoenix Art Museum

Make memories together, February 29, 2020! From noon to 4pm visitors of all ages and abilities are invited to join us for hands-on experiences inspired by the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions Legends of Speed and Ansel Adams: Performing the Print. Check out our scavenger hunt (with prizes!) to discover works of art from all corners of the Museum. New art-making and activities each month.
Dates: 
02/29/2020
10am
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Organization:

Phoenix Art Museum

Location:

1625 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ, 85004
United States

Phone:

(602) 257-1880

Mini Vinnies Philanthropy Day

Please join us on Saturday morning, February 22, 2020, for a chance to engage in a special family day of service and philanthropy! During our Mini Vinnies Philanthropy Day, you’ll have the opportunity to volunteer with programs such as our Urban Farm, Food Warehouse, Kitchen, & more. In addition, our younger participants will engage in a special stewardship activity where they’ll learn about the importance and joy of giving to those in need.
Dates: 
02/22/2020
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
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Location:

St. Vincent de Paul, Phoenix, AZ
420 W Watkins Rd,
Phoenix, AZ, 85003
United States

Phone:

602.261.6886

Wonder Camp: The Art of the Story at the IDEA Museum

Experience the art of storytelling at the i.d.e.a. Museum this spring. Art of the Story will feature stories told through various mediums, which includes visual arts, spoken word, film, animation, pop-up books, novels, short stories, dance, music, and other forms of creative narrative expression. Join us on a journey featuring art and hands-on activities that nurture creative thinking and embrace the storyteller within us all, Feb. 7 – May 24, 2020.
Dates: 
02/19/2020
02/20/2020
02/21/2020
see website for Museum hours
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Organization:

IDEA Museum

Location:

150 W Pepper Pl
Mesa, AZ, 85201
United States

Teen Open Mic: Mesa at the Mesa Public Library

Find your voice, join us for an afternoon of poetry and collaboration. Work on your skills during the first half of the workshop, then try out your new material or just support your friends during the open mic session, February 15 and April 18, 2020.
Dates: 
04/18/2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

Mesa Public Library - Mesa, AZ
64 E 1st St
Mesa, AZ, 85201
United States

Phone:

(480) 644-6500

Conservation Science Night at the Phoenix Zoo

Explore the world of conservation at the Phoenix Zoo’s Conservation Science Night, Friday, February 21, 2020! Meet real conservation scientists from the Phoenix Zoo and tackle challenges they face as you collect data, assess threatened populations and design solutions for endangered animals in Arizona and around the world.
Dates: 
02/21/2020
6 – 8 p.m.
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Organization:

Phoenix Zoo

Location:

455 North Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ, 85008
United States

Phone:

602.286.3800

Homeschooler's Painting Class - As You Wish Pottery (Tempe Studio)

The perfect box for your kid to stash their trinkets, allowance, crayons, you name it! At over 5”x5”, there’s plenty of room to store those goodies. At this class, your homeschooler will learn how to create this colorful design with simple shapes and color blocking, all while being led step-by-step by one of our talented instructors! You don’t want to miss it, Thursday, February 20, 2020!
Dates: 
02/20/2020
10 AM – 11:30 AM
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Location:

As You Wish Pottery (Tempe Studio), Tempe, AZ
2000 East Rio Salado Parkway,
Tempe, AZ, 85281
United States

Phone:

480-753-9500

Homeschooler's Painting Class - As You Wish Pottery (Desert Ridge Studio)

The perfect box for your kid to stash their trinkets, allowance, crayons, you name it! At over 5”x5”, there’s plenty of room to store those goodies. At this class, your homeschooler will learn how to create this colorful design with simple shapes and color blocking, all while being led step-by-step by one of our talented instructors! You don’t want to miss it, Thursday, February 20, 2020!
Dates: 
02/20/2020
10 AM – 11:30 AM
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Location:

As You Wish Pottery (Desert Ridge Studio), Phoenix, AZ
21001 N Tatum Blvd Ste 48-1530,
Phoenix, AZ, 85050
United States

Phone:

480-753-9500

National Geographic Live: Designed By Nature

Bioengineer and research diver Kakani Katija takes you deep into the midwaters of the ocean—one of the least explored ecosystems on our planet—and shares how its inhabitants could lead to breakthroughs in bio-inspired design February 19, 2020. Katija’s work led to energy efficient jellyfish-inspired robotics. Now, she studies little-known sea creatures that have the potential to make a big impact on some of our world’s most critical problems.
Dates: 
02/19/2020
7:30PM
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Organization:

Mesa Arts Center

Location:

1 E Main St
Mesa, AZ, 85201
United States

Phone:

(480) 644-6500

Kid's Special Event - Slime! - As You Wish Pottery (Mesa Grand Studio)

Slime is back at As You Wish! Join us on Friday, February 28, 2020, to create this silly slime jar, painted with primary and secondary colors and detailed with fun little faces. At this event, your kiddo will be led step-by-step through the painting process and helped all along the way! After painting, attendees will make some slime of their own, and you don’t have to worry about cleaning up the slime mess! This project is a make-and-take, so your kiddo will be able to bring home their jar and slime the same day.
Dates: 
02/28/2020
6:30 PM – 8 PM
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Location:

As You Wish Pottery - Mesa Grand Studio
1649 S Stapley #101
Mesa, AZ, 85204
United States

Phone:

480-753-9500

2020 Phx Vegan Food Festival

Join us for our 5th annual vegan food festival! The PHX Vegan Food Festival showcases over 100 of Arizona's favorite Vegan and Vegan-Friendly restaurants, food trucks, artisans and product vendors in downtown Phoenix. This year even enjoy the event after dark! Join us for great food, music, and a 'light the night' experience you will never forget. We aren't just a festival, we are a community and we want to share the day with you!
Dates: 
02/29/2020
12 PM – 10 PM
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Location:

Margaret T. Hance Park, Phoenix, AZ
67 W Culver St,
Phoenix, AZ, 85003
United States

Phoenix Homeschool Science Fair

The Phoenix Homeschool Science Fair will showcase projects by students in grades K-12. Join us on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at South Mountain Environmental Education Center.
Dates: 
02/20/2020
10 AM – 2 PM
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Location:

South Mountain Environmental Education Center (SMEEC)
10409 S. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ, 85042
United States

2020 Spring Break Kids Camp

Join us for Spring Break Camp! Two Weeks of Fun, March 9-13 and March 16-20, 2020!
Dates: 
03/09/2020
03/10/2020
03/11/2020
8 am-4 pm
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Organization:

Skateland Chandler

Location:

1101 W Ray Rd
Chandler, AZ, 85224
United States

Phone:

480-917-9444

Arizona Matsuri 2020

Featuring Japanese exhibits, demonstrations, arts and crafts, children's activities, bonsai displays, Japanese food, Japanese beer and sake garden, games and contests, and live entertainment on 4 stages throughout Steele Indian School Park in central Phoenix.
Dates: 
02/22/2020
02/23/2020
10AM - 5PM
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Location:

Steele Indian School Park
300 E. Indian School Road
Phoenix , AZ, 85012
United States

Create Jr. 3D Printing

Young makers will learn what 3D printing is and how to use the equipment. You’ll also create a Tinkercad account and learn how to design and combine shapes to make your very own 3D object. All young makers must be accompanied by a guardian 18 years or older for the duration of the class. Located in CREATE at Arizona Science Center®, adjacent to the main building. Every First Sunday and Third Saturday | 1–3 p.m. Ages: 8–12 | Fee: $35 per child
Dates: 
03/01/2020
03/15/2020
04/05/2020
1 - 3 PM
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Location:

600 E Washington St
Phoenix, AZ, 85004
United States

Phone:

(602) 716-2000