Events


Celtic Fest. Music, dance, animals and Highland games. Noon to 6 p.m., Sunday. $20 adults; $7 kids 5 to 16. Pioneer Farms, 10621 Pioneer Farms Drive. austincelticfestival.com


Wizard World. Comic book and pop culture movie stars attend this conference, including many stars of "Smallville." 4-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 10. $59.99-$29.99. Kids 10 and younger free. Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez St. wizardworld.com


Starry Nights. See a star show in the mini-planetarium and see how the ancient Greeks saw the universe. 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday. Free. Girlstart. 1400 W. Anderson Lane. girlstart.org


Gardening and nature


Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Fortlandia. Explore natural forts through Jan. 26. Sprouts. Preschool program to play in nature. 10 a.m. every Wednesday and Thursday. Free with admission. Parent and Toddler Yoga. 10 a.m. Tuesday. $15. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org


Holiday events


Sweet Berry Farm. Hayrides, corn mazes, pick your own pumpkins and more. 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 10. Pay per activity. 1801 FM 1980, Marble Falls. sweetberryfarm.com


Pictures with Santa. Through Dec. 24, Barton Creek Square; Friday-Dec. 24, Domain and Lakeline Mall; Nov. 22-Dec. 24, Round Rock Premium Outlets. Reserve your time slot ahead of time at simonsanta.com.


Museums


Bullock Museum. H-E-B Free First Sunday. Free family fun with STEM-based activities. Noon Sunday. Living History. History comes to life with reenactors. 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 N. Congress Ave. thestoryoftexas.com


Thinkery. Baby Bloomers. Kids up to age 3 learn about the farm in November, 9 a.m. Monday and Saturdays. $5. Parents’ Night Out. Children 4 and older can play while their parents play elsewhere. $45 for first child. 5:30-10 p.m. Friday. STEAM on the Spot: UT SEEK (Student Engineers Educating Kids) offers hands-on engineering activities. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Tinkering Take Homes for ages 4 and up. String Art. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org


Contemporary Austin. Families Create: Opposites Attract. See the world through the art of Carol Bove. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Free. Laguna Gloria, 3809 W. 35th St. thecontemporaryaustin.org


Toybrary Austin. Free Baby Play. 1 p.m. Tuesdays. Music Classes with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesdays. $10. Date Night Child Care. 5-8 p.m. Saturdays. $25. Reptile Show. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. $12. Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com


Movies


Flix Jr. The Wizarding Weeks of Flix Brewhouse. All Harry Pottery movies in order, one a night. 7 p.m. Monday-Nov. 14. $5. Flix Brewhouse, 2200 S. Interstate 35, Suite B1, Round Rock. flixbrewhouse.com


Mobile Loaves and Fishes Community First Village free screenings. "The Lion King." 6:30 p.m.Friday. Mobile Loaves and Fishes Community First Village, 9301 Hog Eye Road. mlf.org


Theater


70 years in Magic. See a history of magic in one show by Austin Magic Camp. 2 p.m. Sunday. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th St. $24-$12. scottishritetheater.org


Zach Theatre. "Jungalbook." An adaptation of the Mowgli stories of Rudyard Kipling. For ages 5 and up. 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 10. 7 p.m Friday. $19-$43. Kleberg Theatre at Zach Theatre, 1421 W. Riverside Drive. zachtheatre.org


Zach Theatre. "Wake Up Brother Bear!" 1 p.m. Sunday. Explore the seasons with a pair of bear siblings. For the preschool set. $13. Whisenhunt stage, 1510 Toomey Road. zachtheatre.org


"Texas Chili Queens." Pollyanna Theatre Company presents this story of women from San Antonio learning to support themselves by making chili. $10.50-$12. 2 p.m. Saturday. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. pollyannatheatrecompany.org


Music


KUTX Rock the Park. The show "Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child" curates this monthly free show. Rescheduled from last month: Saul Paul and Zettajoule. 6 p.m. Friday. Mueller Lake Park. kutx.org


Saturday Morning Kids Live Concert. 9 a.m. Saturdays. Hey Lolly Music, Saturday. The Hive, 10415 Old Manchaca Road. hiveaustin.com


Books


BookPeople events: Cate Berry reads "Chicken Break!" 2 p.m. Sunday; Jon Klassen reads "The Hat Box!" 6 p.m. Tuesday; Jeff Kinney reads the new "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball." Hill Country Bible Church, 12124 RM 620 N., 6 p.m. Tuesday; Karamo Brown and Jason Brown read "I Am Perfectly Designed," 6:30 p.m. Thursday. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday story times. Milly McSilly, Tuesday; Foodie, Wednesday; Daniel Metcalfe-Chenail, Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com


Barnes & Noble. 11 a.m. Sunday Baby & Me Storytime. "Elmo (Sesame Street Friends)" Sunday. 11 a.m. Saturday story times at all locations: "The Monster at the End of This Book" and "People in Your Neighborhood" Saturday. barnesandnoble.com


At the library


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


Lego Lab. 3 p.m. Wednesday, Southeast Branch. 3:30 p.m. Friday, Manchaca Road Branch.


Just for Teens: Dev Launchers Coding Lab. Noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays, Central Library.


Crafternoon. 3:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, St. John Branch. 3 p.m. Wednesday, Ruiz Branch.


Graphic Novel Book Club: "Moon Face." 6 p.m. Monday, Windsor Park Branch.


Just of Teens: Guitar and Bass Lab. 6 p.m. Monday, Central Library.


Pajama Storytime. 6:30 p.m. Monday, St. John Branch. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Windsor Park Branch. 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Manchaca Road Branch.


Teen Social Hour. 3 p.m. Tuesday, Carver Branch.


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


Home school D&D Club. 10 a.m. Wednesdays Central Library.


Dance a Story with Ballet Austin for ages 3-5. Preregistration required. 1 p.m. Wednesday, Central Library.


Bow Wow Reading with Quintana Roo. 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Little Walnut Creek Branch. With Wrangler the Dog, 4 p.m. Friday, Milwood Branch.


Just for Teens: Science & Math Tutoring. 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Central Library.


Thursday Matinee: "Christmas with the Kranks," 1 p.m. Thursday, Terrazas Branch.


Let’s All Play: Board Game Day! 3 p.m. Thursday, St. John Branch.


Launch: Teen Entrepreneur Lab Series. For Teens 13-18. 6 p.m. Thursdays, Central Library.


Neighborhood Science: Clash of the Myrmidons. 7 p.m. Thursday, Twin Oaks Branch.


Library GroovaRoo Dance! Dance, fitness and fun for parents, babies. 10:30 a.m. Friday, Twin Oaks Branch.


Early Literacy Playgroup. 11 a.m. Friday, North Village Branch.


Friday Matinee: "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark." 3 p.m. Friday, Carver Branch.


Perler Bead Palooza. 3 p.m. Friday, St. John Branch.


International Games Day. 12 p.m. Saturday, Central Library.


Winter Wishes. Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Twin Oaks Branch.