Weekend Warriors: May 22-24

May 20, 2015

Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to do this weekend, check the Events Calendar on Metro Parent's PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.

Friday, May 22nd

Family Jam at the Lotus Seed in St. Johns. Dance, sing, play instruments and have a jammin' good time. Recommended $5-10 donation. Friday 10-10:30am. 

The Rose Festival CityFair. Rose Festival activities kick off this weekend. Opening night festivities include fireworks, a dance party and of course - the rides. Rides, food and other attractions continue throughout the weekend. Admission is $7 for ages 7 and over; free for children under 7. Rides are an additional cost. Friday 5-11pm; Saturday and Sunday 11am-11pm. 

Aaron Nigel Smith and the 1World Chorus in Concert in NE PDX. This show launches a new album featuring 1World chorus singers from across the world called "Celebrating Bob Marley." Free. Friday at 5:30pm.

Closing Weekend of NWCT's The Little Mermaid. This weekend is your last chance to catch the musical tale of a girl longing for life above the waves, done in collaboration with A-WOL Dance Collective. $18-22. Friday 7pm; Saturday and Sunday 12pm and 4pm; Monday 12pm. 

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Weekend Warriors: May 15-17

May 13, 2015

Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to do this weekend, check the Events Calendar on Metro Parent's PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.

Friday, May 15th

Family Jam! music time at The Lotus Seed in North PDX. Dance, sing, play instruments and have a jammin' good time. Best for ages 0-6. $5-10 suggested donation per family. Friday 10-10:30am.

Open Studio at the Portland Child Art Studio in NW PDX. Be prepared for a little mess and a lot of fun at this open art studio. $10 per child. Friday 10am-1pm or 2-5:30pm. 

Friendly House Family Music Circle in NW PDX. Sing along to some of your favorite songs with your family. Free. Friday 6-7pm. 

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Weekend Warriors: May 8-10

May 06, 2015

Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to do this weekend, check the Events Calendar on Metro Parent's PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.

Friday, May 8th

Mother's Day Celebration at the Craft Factory in SW PDX. Celebrate Mom by making a Mother's Day-themed craft. $12 per project. Friday 10am-5pm and Saturday 9am-1pm. 

PP&R Ladybug Walk in SE PDX. Explore Woodstock Park with a trained naturalist. Best for ages 2 to 5. $4 per child. Friday 10am. 

Make a Canvas Art Project at VineGogh in Tigard. Make a super-cute picture of a camper in this step-by-step class. $15 per child. Friday 4-5pm.

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Weekend Warriors: May 2-4

April 29, 2015

Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to do this weekend, check the Events Calendar on Metro Parent's PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.

Friday, May 1st

Free Fit4Mom Fitness Class and Mother's Day Celebration at Jamison Square. Enjoy a free stroller strides class plus giveaways, refreshments and activities for the kids. Please pre-register. Free. Friday 9-11am. 

Weekly Friday Morning Storytime and Craft at The Craft Factory in SW PDX. Enjoy a free storytime from a local bookstore and a discount craft. Storytime is free. $5 for two ornamental craft bases. Friday 10:30-11am. 

Latino Celebration at Clark College in Vancouver. Celebrate children and reading at this bilingual celebration. Free. Friday 5-8pm. 

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