Events

St. Patrick's Day. Enjoy Celtic culture, from food to drums. Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Pioneer Farms, 10621 Pioneer Farms Drive. $16. stpatricksdayaustin.com

Rodeo Austin. See the animals, watch the cowboys at work, go on carnival rides and more. 10 a.m. to concert end, through March 30. $8-$5 fairground tickets; $20-$175 rodeo tickets. 9100 Decker Lake Road. rodeoaustin.com

SXSW Gaming Expo. Explore new games, play in tournaments and more. $25-$49. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez St. gaming.sxsw.com

Museums

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. During spring break week, head to the Wildflower Center for Carts in the Garden with ready-made activities. 1-2 p.m. Monday-Friday in the Family Garden. What a Hoot! Learn about owls. Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Bullock Museum. Spring Break at the Bullock 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday. Explore a different topic each day: Bird's Eye View, Monday; Shapes & Symbols, Tuesday; Creative America, Wednesday; History Detectives, Thursday; Fly High, Friday. Science Thursday. 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 Congress Ave. thestoryoftexas.com

Science Mill. Spring Break Week. Science Mill adds special activities 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City. sciencemill.org

Thinkery. Baby Bloomers. Kids up to age 3 talk about spring in March. 9 a.m. Saturday. $5. Pollution Solution Think Lab. For ages 4 and up. 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Monday. $8. Tinkering Take Homes. Make light boxes. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday-Saturday. $6. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org

Toybrary Austin. Meet Elmo. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. $12. Foam Party. 10:30 a.m Wednesday. $12. Music Classes with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. $10. Gardening Classes. 10:30 a.m. Thursday. $7. Orange Party. 10:30 a.m. Friday. Sensory-Friendly Fun with Joshua's Stage. 10:30 a.m. Friday. $12. Date Night Child Care. 5 p.m. Saturday. $25. 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com

Theater

Pollyanna Theatre Company: "Everything Is Round." Explore shapes with Circle and Square in this production for the very young. 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursday-Saturday. $7.25. Carver Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina St. pollyannatheatrecompany.org

Movies

Alamo Drafthouse. Kids Camp: "Matilda." 10 a.m. Monday-Thursday, Lakeline and Mueller.

Books

BookPeople. Events: Starla Michelle Halfmann reads "Alphabet Kingdom." 2 p.m. Saturday. 10:30 a.m. story times: Once Upon a Storytime, Monday. Armstrong Community Music School. Tuesday. Tiny Tails Petting Zoo. Wednesday. Luchador Legends, Thursday. Music with Miss Ariel, Friday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com

Barnes & Noble. Events: Escape This Bookstore! Solve puzzles and riddles and more. 2 p.m. Saturday. 11 a.m. Saturday story times: "Little Blue Truck's Springtime," Saturday. barnesandnoble.com

Library

Music & Movement. 11 a.m. Tuesday, Southeast Branch.

Lego Lab. Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Central Library. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Pleasant Hill Branch. 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Willie Mae Kirk Branch.

Crafternoon. 4:30 p.m. Monday, Carver Branch. 2 p.m. Wednesday, St. John Branch. 3 p.m. Wednesday, Ruiz Branch. 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Howson Branch.

Early Literacy Playgroup. 11 a.m. Tuesday, Old Quarry Branch. 10:15 a.m. Friday, Pleasant Hill Branch.

Video Game Coding Workshop. 2 p.m. Tuesday, St. John Branch.

Bow Wow Reading with Quintana Roo. 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Little Walnut Creek Branch.

Family Board Game Night. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Central Library.

Homeschool D&D Club for ages 9-18. 10 a.m. Wednesday, Central Library.

Literature Live! Presents: "Tiger Woman." 11 a.m. Wednesday, Ruiz Branch. 2 p.m. Saturday, Little Walnut Creek Branch.

Art Smart Storytime: "Rain." 11 a.m. Wednesday, University Hills Branch.

Tween and Teen Anime Club. 3:30 p.m. Friday, Twin Oaks Branch.

NBTween Graphic Novel Book Club: "Wed Wabbit." 6 p.m. Thursday, Twin Oaks Branch.

Early Learner Playtime. 10 a.m. Friday, Central Library.

Platform Nine & Teen Quarters "Harry Potter" Meeting. 2 p.m. Sunday, Central Library.

Sunday Afternoon Matinee: "Penguins of Madagascar." 3 p.m. Sunday, Little Walnut Creek Branch.

Master Builder Monday. 2 p.m. Monday, St. John Branch.

Teen Book Club: "A Tyranny of Petticoats." 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.

Night Crafters. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Manchaca Road Branch.

Friday Movie Matinee: "Stuart Little." 3:30 p.m. Friday, Carver Branch.

Just for Teens: APL Industries. 6 p.m. Friday, Central Library.

Tech Familia AI Inteligencia. 11 a.m. Saturday, Ruiz Branch.