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Ball-in'

Asks the organizers of the Paseo’s annual Fairy Ball, “How shall we beguile the lazy summer if not with some delight?”


Youth

Alex Ewald

Saturday

 
Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Saddle up

Ten events comprise the International Finals Youth Rodeo.


Youth

Alex Ewald
19th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo
Wednesday-Friday
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Wish fulfillment

The camps include a commemorative T-shirt, lunch and hands-on science experiences.


Youth

Alex Ewald
Did you ever wish you could launch your own rocket? Build your own roller coaster? Make your own slime?
 
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Join the circus

Show up an hour before showtime to watch an elephant paint a picture, which will be raffled off during intermission.


Youth

Rod Lott
Three years have passed since the iconic Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus has come to town, so this week’s circus brings something special: an all-new show.
 
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Wide world of 'Sports'

Included among the “Bright Night of Sports” activities are a planetarium show and a “Science Live!” show.


Youth

Ryan Querbach
On Friday, Science Museum Oklahoma welcomes kids of all ages and their parents for “Bright Night of Sports,” an overnight event focusing on the science of sports and nutrition.
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

New arrival

Asian Elephant Malee was born healthy at 9:13 p.m. April 15 at the Oklahoma City Zoo.


Youth

Ryan Querbach
The Oklahoma City Zoo has a new member in its animal family, a recently born female Asian elephant named Malee.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Grab the popcorn

The animated adventure “Clifford’s Really Big Movie” kicks off the “Summer Movie Fun” series at Harkins.


Youth

Courtney Silva
This summer, kids age 12 and under will be able to beat the heat when Harkins Bricktown Cinemas 16, 150 E. Reno, begins its annual “Summer Movie Fun” series on Monday with a showing of the 2004 animated film “Clifford’s Really Big Movie.”
 
Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Living legend

Numerous re-enactors and learning stations will allow both children and adults to explore soldiers of America’s past at 'Call to Arms.'


Youth

Courtney Silva
History comes to life from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi, for the museum’s fourth annual “Call to Arms.” The event is part of the center’s Family Saturdays, which take place every third Saturday of the month.
 
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Let's talk about sex

The documentary “Let’s Talk About Sex” combines interviews, animation and archival material to paint an engaging, urgent picture of American youth in crisis.


Youth

Courtney Silva
Talking about the tough stuff may become a little easier when the recent TLC documentary “Let’s Talk About Sex” screens at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Will Rogers Theatre, 4322 N. Western.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Space out

Science Museum Oklahoma's Space Day is a great opportunity for students to see just how attainable space can be.


Youth

Courtney Silva
Kids will be given the chance to get up close and personal with outer space Friday as Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, celebrates its annual Space Day event.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Kids' mental health on the agenda

Long a destination for family fun, Stars & Stripes Park hosts a children’s health event on Tuesday.


Youth

Courtney Silva
On Tuesday, the Mental Health Association of Central Oklahoma hosts a free, carnival-themed Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Celebration at Stars & Stripes Park, 3701 S. Lake Hefner Drive.
 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Pet the trumpet

After hearing a concert by the Oklahoma City University Wind Philharmonic, kids can try out the instruments.


Youth

Courtney Silva
“We want to get kids interested in picking up and playing musical instruments,” said Matt Mailman, director of bands and professor of conducting at OCU. “It’s one thing to play a concert for the kids, but then to let them get hands-on experience with the instruments really seems to be what makes them excited about playing in the future.
 
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Earth-friendly

Crushing cans is all part of the fun in Martin Park Nature Center’s EarthFest.


Youth

Courtney Silva
With Earth Day just around the corner, Martin Park Nature Center, 5000 W. Memorial, gives families a chance to roll up their sleeves and dig into nature, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Martin Park EarthFest.
 
Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Not your average race

Featuring ostriches and camels, Remington Park’s Extreme Racing event benefits area nonprofits.


Youth

Courtney Silva
This isn’t your average day at the races.
 
Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Kids get opportunity to ‘Shine On’

Sam Noble workshop teaches basics of electricity


Youth

Courtney Silva
On Friday, the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua in Norman, will let kids “shine” during a workshop that teaches the basics of electricity and circuiting.
 
Thursday, March 31, 2011
 
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