Sara Hickman Coloring Book release. Austin musician Sara Hickman celebrates her new coloring book of musicians. 5 p.m. Wednesday. Waterloo Records, 600 N. Lamar Blvd.

Festival of Good. An old-fashioned community block party with interactive booths, family exercise classes, petting zoo and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Free. Whitter Park, 8701 Whitter Drive.

Austin Skipfest. Join the skippers around the lake, plus hula hoops, water activities, balloons and bounce houses. 8:30 to noon Saturday. $25, $10 for kids 4-10. Mueller Lake Park, Browning Hangar, 4550 Mueller Blvd.

Austin Bat Fest. Yes, we love our bats underneath the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge. This festival celebrates everything bat. Congress Avenue Bridge, 100 S. Congress Ave. 4 p.m. to midnight. Saturday. $15, kids 8 and younger free.

HobbyKids AdventuresTV at Walmart. Play games and learn what's new from the YouTube animated series. Free. 2 p.m. Friday, Walmart, 710 E. Ben White Blvd. 

Japanese Summer Dance Festival. Learn different dances in this free festival. 1 p.m. Saturday, Asian American Resource Center, 8401 Cameron Road.

Saturday Summer Night Out Block Party. Food trucks and family fun. 5-8:30 p.m. Saturday. Free. Ebenezer Third Baptist Church, 1010 E. 10th St.


Mexic-Arte Museum. Family Day. Learn about endangered species and make mixed-media collages about them. Noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Free. 419 Congress Ave.

Thinkery. What's the Scoop? Ice cream making for ages 4 and up. $10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. Sunday. 8. Thinkery Take Homes: 3D Letters. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Baby Bloomers for children younger than 3. This month, learn about Color Creations. 9 a.m. Mondays and Saturdays. STEAM on the Spot: Heartsong. 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Let's Play Music. 10 a.m. Thursday. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave.

Toybrary Austin. Nursing Home Visitors. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Music Classes with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, $10. Salt Painting. 10:30 a.m. Friday. $7. Nursing Home Visitors. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Baby Play Date. 1 p.m. Tuesday Free. Hello Kitty Visits. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. $12. Children's Clothing Swap. 2-4 p.m. Saturday. Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Lane.

Bullock Museum. Storytime: Blast Off. 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 Congress Ave.


BookPeople 10:30 a.m. storytime. Armstrong Community Music School, Tuesday. Tiny Tails Petting Zoo, Wednesday. Storytime with Jean Reidy, "Truman!" Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Barnes & Noble events. Baby & Me story time: "ABCs of Space." 11 a.m. Sunday. Story time: "Dog Breath" and "Where's Waldo?" 11 a.m. Saturday.

Storytime Live with Curious George and Pinkalicious.  10 a.m. Saturday. Free. Kiddie Academy of Round Rock, 5080 N. AW Grimes Blvd.

Children's Summer Story Time. 10 a.m. Monday. Hearth & Soul, 2727 Exposition Blvd.


Saturday Morning Kids Live Concert. 9 a.m. Saturdays. This week: the Groundwork Music Orchestra. The Hive, 10415 Old Manchaca Road.

Austin Symphony Hartman Concerts in the Park. Bring a picnic and listen to music of one of the symphony’s sections. 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Free. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive.


Paramount Theatre’s Summer Movie Classics. Many of them are great for kids. This week: “The Neverending Story,” 1 p.m. Sunday. Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Ave.

Alamo Drafthouse Kids Club. See a movie with a donation of $1-$5 to a local charity or school. "The Lego Movie." 10 a.m. Sunday, Lakeline. 10 a.m. Saturday, Mueller. 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Slaughter Lane. "Casper," 10 a.m. Saturday, Lakeline. 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Mueller. "Teen Titans Go! To the Movies." 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Slaughter Lane. Events: "The Goonies" Movie Party," 11:30 a.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Lakeline. 6:45 p.m. Sunday, 7:15 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Slaughter Lane.

Mobile Loaves and Fishes Community First Village free screenings. "Avengers: Endgame," 7:30 p.m. Friday. Mobile Loaves & Fishes Community First Village, 9301 Hog Eye Road.


Hideout Theatre Kids: "How I Saved the World... These Monsters Don't Stand a Chance!" $5. The Hideout Theatre, 617 Congress Ave.

“Wake Up, Brother Bear!” For ages 6 and younger. Two bear siblings explore the seasons. 1 p.m. Sunday. $10. Zach Theatre’s Whisenhunt Studio, 1510 Toomey Road.

At the library

Lego Lab. Noon to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Central Library.

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

Early Literacy Playgroup. 11 a.m. Monday, Howson Branch, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Old Quarry Branch. 11 a.m. Wednesday, University Hills Branch. 

Just for Teens: Game On! 1-3 p.m. Monday, Central Library.

Baby Social Hour. 2 p.m. Monday Twin Oaks Branch.

Percy Jackson Party. (Ages 9-12) 4 p.m. Monday, Manchaca Road Branch.

Monday Movies: "Alex and Me." 5:30 p.m. Monday, Carver Branch.

Craft Night: Felt Succulents and Flowers. 6 p.m. Monday, Windsor Park Branch.

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

Teen Book Club: "Wicked Saints." 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.

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

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

Community Fun Night with East Side Pies. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Carver Branch.

Thursday Matinee: "The Karate Kid." 1 p.m. Thursday, Terrazas Branch.

Bow Wow Reading with Aussie. 3:30 p.m. Thursday, North Village Branch.

Pajama Storytime. 6 p.m. Thursday, Spicewood Springs Branch.

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

Rick Davis, storyteller: Folklore and ghost stories. 11 a.m. Saturday, Cepeda Branch.

Unicorn University Lanterns. Noon Saturday, Twin Oaks Branch.

"Black Panther." 2 p.m. Saturday, Windsor Park Branch.