Texas Independence Day Parade. 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. Congress Ave. celebratetexas.org
Rock the Park. Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child on KUTX presents this show for all ages. 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Mueller Lake Park, 4550 Mueller Blvd. kutx.org
Bullock Museum. Storytime: Black History. 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 Congress Ave. thestoryoftexas.com
Thinkery. Baby Bloomers. Kids up to age 3 Boogie on Down on Monday and talk about spring on Saturday. 9 a.m. Saturdays and Mondays. $5. Pollution Solution Think Lab. For ages 4 and up. 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Art Start: Art in Motion. Wednesday. 9:45 a.m. 1-year-olds, 10:45 a.m. 2-year-olds, 11:45 a.m. 3-year-olds. $20. Tinkering Tots, Meaning of Mess. Friday. 9:45 a.m. 1-year-olds, 10:45 a.m. 2-year-olds, 11:45 a.m. 3-year-olds. $20. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org
Toybrary Austin. Petting zoo! 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. $12. Music Classes with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. $10. Sensory-Friendly Fun with Joshua's Stage. 10:30 a.m. Fridays. $12. Daddy & Me Construction Playdate. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. $10. 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com
"Madeline and the Bad Hat." The children's book comes to the stage. $9-$12. Noon Saturday. One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave Road. oneworldtheatre.org
"Rap Unzel." The classic fairy tale with music by SaulPaul. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through March 3. $10-$15. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th St. scottishritetheater.org
"Brother Bear." For children 6 and younger. Bear wakes up and experiences the seasons. 2 p.m. Sunday. $12. Zach North, 12129 RM 620 N. zachtheatre.org
"Me ... Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall." For grades kindergarten to fifth grade. Meet Jane Goodall as a girl. 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday. $10-$18. Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Ave. austhintheatre.org
Cirque du Soleil "Corteo." 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday. $54-$125. H-E-B. Center, 2100 Avenue of the Stars. hebcenter.com
"Paw Patrol: All Hands on Deck." The pups are coming to Bass Concert Hall. 2 p.m. Sunday. $26-$84. Bass Concert Hall, 2500 Robert Dedman Drive. texasperformingarts.org
Alamo Drafthouse. "How to Train Your Dragon: Hidden World" Family Party. 10 a.m. Sunday, Lakeline.
BookPeople. Events: Kathryn Ormsbee, "The Great Unknowable End." 7 p.m. Wednesday. Christopher Paolini, "The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm" (at Austin Central Public Library). 7 p.m. Thursday. Charlotte Sullivan Wild reads "The Amazing Idea of You." 10:30 a.m. Saturday. 10:30 a.m. story times: I'm in the Mood. Tuesday. Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!, Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com
Barnes & Noble. 11 a.m. Saturday story times: "Dr. Seuss' Birthday." Saturday. barnesandnoble.com
Music & Movement. 11 a.m. Friday, Old Quarry Branch.
Lego Lab. 2 p.m. Tuesday, St. John Branch. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Cepeda Branch. 4 p.m. Friday, North Village Branch.
Storytime at Mueller H-E-B. 10 a.m. Saturday.
Tech Familia: Drones. 11 a.m. Saturday, Ruiz Branch.
Saturday Movie Matinee, "Ant-Man and the Wasp." 2 p.m. Saturday, Windsor Park Branch.
Bow Wow Reading With Aussie. 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, North Village Branch.
Crafternoon. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Windsor Park Branch.
Pajama Storytime. 6:30 p.m. Monday, Central Library. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Windsor Park Branch. 6:30 a.m. Thursdays, Manchaca Road Branch. 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. John Branch. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Milwood Branch. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Old Quarry Branch. 6 p.m. Thursdays, Spicewood Springs Branch.
Book Circle. 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Twin Oaks Branch.
Literature Live Presents: "Tiger Woman." 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Willie Mae Kirk Branch.
Family Board Game Night. 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Central Library.
Homeschool D&D Club. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Central Library.
Video Game Coding Workshop. 3 p.m. Wednesdays, Carver Branch.
Tween/Teen Yoga. 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Yarborough Branch.
Teen and Tween Anime Club. 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Ruiz Branch.
NBTween Graphic Novel Book Club: "Harbor Me." 4:30 p.m. Monday, Carver Branch.