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Shrink Art

Lacey Timberland Library 500 College St SE, Lacey, WA, United States

Join us for shrinky art! We will be using shrink plastic to create designs that we will put on keychains, earrings, necklaces, and more. Open to ages 8-18.


I SPY: The Secret Museum

Harbor History Museum 4121 Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor

I SPY is for the kid in all of us. A special exhibition created by the Harbor History Museum detective squad, I SPY: The Secret Museum is a journey through the little-seen collection areas of the Harbor History Museum. Inspired by the much-loved I SPY books, we decided to apply the idea to our own ...

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The Animated Orchestra

Washington Center for the Performing Arts 512 Washington St SE, Olympia, WA, United States

The Olympia Symphony invites you to our first-ever Family Concert! This delightful, interactive program will take you on a journey through the instruments of the orchestra, exploring sounds and stories along the way, and ends with a dance party "Under the Sea"! One hour in length (no intermission), and encouraging movement and laughter, this concert ...

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Making Comics to Change the World: A Workshop for Youth

Olympia Timberland Library 313 8th Ave SE, Olympia, WA, United States

*This workshop is only for youth ages 8 to 14.* Registration is required: https://timberland.bibliocommons.com/events/652054bacb391ed4418d7b90 Comics are a great way to tell stories and make people laugh, but did you know they can also bring positive change to the world? Join "Wildfire" cartoonist Breena Bard for this workshop demonstrating the basics of making comics, designing characters, ...

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