Quiet week ahead of family events as summer wraps up, Aug. 27-Sept. 2

12:00 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 Parenting
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The last Austin Symphony Concerts in the Park for the year happens on Sunday. Jarrad Henderson/ AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Museums

Thinkery. Baby Bloomers. Learn about colors on Saturday and animals on Monday. For infant to 3. 9 a.m. Special guests throughout the month. $5. Printmaking Galore. 11:15 a.m., 1:15 a.m. or 3:15 p.m. Sunday, $8. Decoding DNA. Extract DNA from fruit and vegetables. For ages 4 and older. 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. Saturday. $8. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org

Texas Museum of Science & Technology. Star Party. Look at the stars. 9 p.m. Fridays. Texas Museum of Science & Technology, 1220 Toro Grande Drive, Cedar Park. txmost.org

Wildflower Center. Sprouts. Hands-on preschool program. 10 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Nature Play Hour. Play in the Family Garden. 11 a.m. Saturdays. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Toybrary Austin. Gardening Class. 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays. Free. Date night babysitting. For ages 1-5. $25 first child, $10 siblings. 5-8 p.m. Saturdays. Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com

Theater

Hideout Kids Presents “Once Upon a Whaa?!” 11 a.m. Sunday. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th St. $8-$12. scottishritetheater.org

Austin Summer Musical for Children: “Jungle Book.” 4 p.m. Sunday. Free. Boyd Vance Theater at George Washington Carver Museum. 1165 Angelina St.

Movies

Austin Film Society Sunday School. “Small Change.” Francois Truffaut’s tale of raucous children. 11 a.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Wednesday. $9. Austin Film Society Cinema, 6406 N. Interstate 35, Suite 3100. austinfilmsociety.org

Music

Austin Symphony Hartman Concerts in the Park. The season finishes 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Free. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. thelongcenter.org

Books

BookPeople. Story times: Heartsong Music. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Modern First Library. 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. New Books. 11:30 a.m. Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com

Barnes & Noble. 11 a.m. Saturday story time at all locations: “Uni the Unicorn” and “Dream Come True,” Saturday.

At the library

Teen Book Club: “The Cats of Tanglewood Forest.” 6 p.m. Wednesday, Spicewood Springs Branch.

“Library Live.” Free concert. 2 p.m. Saturday, Carver Branch.

Saturday Family Movie, “Smurfs: Lost Village.” 2 p.m. Saturday, Windsor Park Branch.

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