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Youth Aquaticus: An Ocean on the Prairie Come explore the newest ZooZeum exhibit, “Aquaticus: An Ocean on the Prairieâ€. Visitors will learn about the building of the Midwest’s only ...
 
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Youth Harkins Summer Movie Fun

Harkins Theatres’ wildly popular annual kid’s movie program, Summer Movie Fun, kicks off Monday, Jun ...

 
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How to get to 'Sesame Street'

Elmo's Healthy Heroes roll in to town.


Youth

Courtney Silva
We can tell you how to get to “Sesame Street.” At least for the time being. Thursday through Sunday, “Sesame Street Live: Elmo’s Healthy Heroes” strolls to Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens.
 
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Ready Orr not

In addition to the zip line, Orr Family Farm features a petting zoo, playground, maze and more.


Youth

Courtney Silva
Towering 20 feet above the ground, the new zip line at the Orr Family Farm, 14400 S. Western, is a surefire way to get kids’ adrenaline pumping.
 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Youth Art Month stresses importance of art education

Students gift art to state legislators to raise awareness


Youth

Courtney Silva
All across the United States, Youth Art Month is being celebrated to promote arts education in schools, and Oklahoma is getting in on the action.
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Crimestoppers

Science Museum Oklahoma teaches kids to fight crime. Cape not included.


Youth

Courtney Silva
Science Museum Oklahoma will be giving kids across the metro the chance to learn the science of crime fighting during its inaugural Forensics Day, starting at 9 a.m. Friday.
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Say ‘tusk’!

Zoo holds photo contest to celebrate new elephant habitat


Youth

Courtney Silva
Children have the chance to win prizes and even some one-on-one time with the elephants of the Oklahoma City Zoo, 2101 N.E. 50th, when they participate in the Elephant Photo Safari, starting Feb. 28.
 
Monday, February 21, 2011

Young Greeks

The Greek goddess of the underworld, Persephone, will be among the myths explored in Saturday’s “Gods and Heroes.”


Youth

Courtney Silva
Myths of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome will be explored for two consecutive Saturdays at the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, 2401 N. Chautauqua in Norman, with the children’s workshop “Gods and Heroes.”
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Capitol Hill Library utilizing dogs to improve kids’ reading skills

Dogs' comforting presence allows for mistakes


Youth

Gazette staff
The loyal companionship of man’s best friend has found a recent new use, thanks to a study by the University of California, Davis.
 
Thursday, February 10, 2011

You, robot

Science Museum Oklahoma guests can watch FIRST Robotics team members participate in a number of challenges.


Youth

Courtney Silva
FIRST Robotics — “FIRST” stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology” — is an organization dedicated to inspiring young people to be engaged in the fields of science and technology.
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Early history

Scavenger hunts and dinosaurs for kids


Youth

Courtney Silva
Dinosaur bones, frogs and snakes are just some of the things kids can discover when the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua in Norman, offers free admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Miniature magic carpet ride

Sooner Theatre produces 'Aladdin Jr.' with young actors


Youth

Courtney Silva
From “Beauty and the Beast” to “The Little Mermaid,” numerous Disney classics have been adapted for the stage, and now it’s Sooner Theatre’s turn.
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Trotting into town

Old gags and new abound for world-renowned basketball tricksters


Youth

Rod Lott
It wasn’t long ago that the Harlem Globetrotters last trotted through town, but when they return at 2 p.m. Sunday, they’re bringing something new: “the first-ever 4-point shot.”
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Why play? 'Cos!


Youth

Sara Custer

Bring out your cosplay costumes for Saturday’s Southern Oaks Library annual contest.

 
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Imagine that!


Youth

Ta'Chelle Jones
Now at Science Museum Oklahoma, children can stretch the boundaries of their imaginations to comprehend some of the most basic forms of human existence, such as light and sound.
 
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Candy Capitol


Youth

Sara Custer
Gingerbread men exit the gingerbread library on a gumdrop-lined path.
 
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

OK CityScape is not only the site of incredible Lego displays of the metro, but educational opportunities


Youth

Gazette staff
Organizers at OK CityScape hope the allure of the bricks that click can help reading click with kids.
 
Thursday, December 9, 2010
 
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