Easter

Easter Bunny. His trail passes through a mall near you, where you can take your picture with him. Daily through Saturday at Barton Creek Square, Lakeline Mall and Round Rock Premium Outlets. simon.com

Easter Bunny. Meet the Easter Bunny and get photos taken. Hill Country Galleria between Panera Bread and Learning Express Toys. 3-8 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, 3-7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Friday.

Easter Party. Pet real bunnies, find candy-free eggs, make a fluffy bunny. 10:30 a.m. Friday. $12. Toybrary Austin. 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com

Easter Egg Hunt at the Austin Zoo. See the animals while looking for eggs. 8:30 a.m. Saturday. $5. Austin Zoo, 10808 Rawhide Trail. austinzoo.org

Bethany Easter Celebration. Bouncy houses, Easter Bunny, egg hunt, petting zoo and more. For children through fourth grade. 10 a.m. Saturday. Bethany Lutheran Church, 3701 W. Slaughter Lane. bethanyaustin.com/easter

Events

"Double Dare Live." The Nickelodeon show comes to life with slime! $29-$53.50. 7 p.m. Sunday. Bass Concert Hall. 2350 Robert Dedman Drive. texasperformingarts.org

Monster Jam. Watch the big trucks roll through the Erwin Center. $20-$40. 2 p.m. Sunday. Erwin Center, 1701 Red River St. uterwincenter.com

Little Seedlings: Thailand. Hear a story and make crafts about Thailand. Free. 10 a.m. Friday. Asian American Resource Center, 8401 Cameron Road. aarcatx.eventbrite.com

Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort. Travel to Horseshoe Bay to see hot air balloons, an animal show, helicopter Easter Egg drop and more. 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturday. $30-$5. Horseshoe Bay Resort, 200 Hi Circle N., Horseshoe Bay. balloonsoverhsbresort.com

Museums

Austin Nature & Science Center: Austin Nature Day. Family activities all about Austin's wildlife and outdoors. 9 a.m. Saturday. Free. Austin Nature & Science Center, 2389 Stratford Drive. austintexas.gov/ansc

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Sprouts preschool program 10 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org

Bullock Museum. Science Thursday. 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 Congress Ave. thestoryoftexas.com

Science Mill. Butterfly Bonanza! Release a butterfly in the Aquaponics Greenhouse and more activities. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City. sciencemill.org

Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum. Family Day: Springtime in Texas. Play, make art and more. Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Free. Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum, 605 Azie Morton Road. umlaufsculpture.org

Thinkery. Baby Bloomers. Kids up to age 3 talk about animals in April. 9 a.m. Saturdays and Mondays. $5. Art Start. 9:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Wednesday through May 15. $18. Tinkering Tots. 9:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Friday through May 17. $18. Think Lab: Green Thumb Growing. For ages 4 and up. 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. Saturday. $8. Tinkering Take Homes: Wood Burning Art. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. $6. Community Night Spotlight: Autism Awareness. 4-8 p.m. Wednesday. Free. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org

Toybrary Austin. Daddy & Me Pirate Playdate. 10:30 a.m. April 6. $12. Date Night Child Care. 5 p.m. Saturdays. $25. Meet Curious George. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. $12. Miss Ariel's Playground Family Concert. Bring a picnic. 6 p.m. Saturday. $12. Daddy & Me Reptile Adventure. Live reptile show with 12 creatures. 10:30 a.m. April 27. $12. Music Classes with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. $10. Gardening Classes. 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. $7. Sensory-Friendly Fun with Joshua's Stage. 10:30 a.m. Fridays. $12. 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com

Theater

"Alice in Wonderland." The classic tale meets Indian Dance by Natya Sabhai Arts and Natyalaya School of Dance. $15-$20. 2 p.m. Saturday. Travis High School, 1211 E. Oltorf St.

Sixth Annual Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards. See who wins and be entertained by performances. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. $35. Long Center, 701 Riverside Drive. thelongcenter.org

"Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal." When a young girl finds a treasure map, she needs to sail the treacherous waters to recover the booty. 11 a.m. Sunday and Saturday. 1 p.m. Saturday. $10-$15. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th St. scottishritetheater.org

"Wake Up, Brother Bear!" For children 6 and younger. Bear wakes up and experiences the seasons. 2 p.m. Sunday. $12. Zach Theatre Whisenhunt Studio. 1510 Toomey Road. zachtheatre.org

"Roald Dahl's 'Matilda' the Musical." The book about a little girl standing up against her parents and headmaster. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 2:30 p.m. Sundays through May 12. $93-$30. Zach Theatre's Topfer, 202 S. Lamar Blvd. zachtheatre.org

Movies

Alamo Drafthouse. PBS Kids: Explore the Outdoors. 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Lakeline.

Books

BookPeople. Rhett Miller & Dan Santat read "No More Poems!" 6:30 p.m. Monday. Kate DiCamillo & Chris Van Dusen read "A Piglet Named Mercy." 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Ashley Poston reads "The Princess and the Fangirl." 7 p.m. Wednesday. Kids Book Club with Austin Allies, 12:30 p.m. Saturday.10:30 a.m. storytimes Armstrong Community Music School, Tuesday, Tiny Tails Petting Zoo, Wednesday, and Dinos Rock, Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com

Barnes & Noble. 11 a.m. Saturday storytimes: "Fresh Princess." Saturday. "What Do You Do With a Chance?" April 27. barnesandnoble.com

Library

Crafternoon. 3 p.m. Mondays, Southeast Branch. 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Howson Branch, Ruiz Branch.

Pajama Storytime. 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Central Library. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Windsor Park Branch. 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Manchaca Road Branch.

Art Smart Storytime: Rain. 11 a.m. April 2, Old Quarry Branch. 10:15 a.m. April 3, Southeast Branch. 11 a.m. April 9, Spicewood Springs Branch. 6 p.m. April 9, Windsor Park Branch. 11 a.m. April 10, University Hills Branch. 10:30 a.m. April 11, Milwood Branch. 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Carver Branch. 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Howson Branch. 10:30 a.m. Friday, Central Library. 10:30 a.m. April 25, Little Walnut Creek Branch.

Early Literacy Playgroup. 10:15 a.m. Friday, Manchaca Road Branch.

Book Circle. 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Twin Oaks Branch. 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John Branch.

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

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

Lego Lab. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Pleasant Hill Branch. 4 p.m. Friday, University Hills Branch. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Central Library.

Music and Movement. 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Howson Branch. 10:15 a.m. Thursdays, Carver Branch.  11 a.m. Tuesday, Southeast Branch.

NBTween Book Club: "Saving Winslow," 6 p.m. Thursday, Twin Oaks Branch. "The Stars Beneath Our Feet." 4:30 p.m. April 29, Carver Branch.

Austin Ukestra. 1 p.m. Sunday. Recycled Reads Bookstore.

Just for Teens: Science and Math Tutoring. 2 p.m. Sunday, Central Library.

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

Teen Book Club: "The Belles." 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.

Perler Lab. 3 p.m. Friday, St. John Branch.

Superhero Cinema: "Ant-Man and the Wasp." 3:30 p.m. Friday, Ruiz Branch.

Just for Teens: Sewing After Dark. 5 p.m. Friday, Central Library.

Bike Maintenance: How To. 1:30 p.m Saturday, Windsor Park Branch.