Black History Month


Family Tree Shadow Boxes. 1 p.m. Saturday, Carver Branch. Austin Public Library.


Art Smart: Echoes of Africa. 11 a.m. Wednesday, University Hills Branch.


What’s All That Jazz About? A Musical Black History Month Program. 3:30 p.m. Monday, Hampton Branch.


Museums


Bullock Texas State History Museum. Story Time: Four Seasons. 10 a.m. Thursday. Museum, 1800 Congress Ave. thestoryoftexas.com


Thinkery. Tinkering Take Homes: Sky High Kites. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Baby Bloomers. 9 a.m. Mondays and Saturdays7. Ages birth to 3. This month the theme is Boogie on Down. Special guests: Mi Casa Es Tu Casa, Monday; Small Wonders Puppet Theatre, Saturday. Little Thinkers Club. Art Start. For kids 1-3. 9:30 a.m.,10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Friday. $8. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org


Williamson Museum. Night at the Museum. See the movie of the same name, plus crafts and activities. 6 p.m. Saturday. $5-$10. Williamson Museum, 716 Austin Ave., Georgetown. williamsonmuseum.org


Toybrary Austin. Parents’ Night Out. 5 p.m. Saturdays. $35, $10 each additional child. Music Class with Mr. Otis Other. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. $12. Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Lane. toybraryaustin.com


Theatre


Zach Theatre. “The Very Hungry Caterpillar.” For ages 3 and up. The beloved children’s story by Eric Carle comes to the stage along with other Eric Carle creations. 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through March 14. Kleberg Theater, 1421 W Riverside Drive. $19-$43. “Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch.” Allen Robertson adapts this story of a lonely man who one day receives a note for Valentine’s Day. For ages 3 and up. 11 a.m. Saturdays through April 11. $15-$27. Whisenhunt Theatre, 1510 Toomey Road. zachtheatre.org


“SaulPaul’s Alien Adventure.” An alien comes to Earth and makes a friend. Music by SaulPaul. 11 a.m. Saturdays and Sunday through March 1. $10-$15. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th St. scottishritetheater.org


Hideout Kids: “Out of This World.” Join the cast in creating the story. 11 a.m. Sundays. $5. Hideout Theatre, 617 Congress Ave. hideouttheatre.org


“Peter Pan.” 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through March 1. $36-$17. Palace Theater, 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. georgetownpalace.com


Music


Live at the Hive. Enjoy kids music for a featured act. 9:30 a.m. Saturday. The Hive, 10542 Menchaca Road. facebook.com/hiveaustin


Events


Austin Family Camp Fair. Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road. Free. austinfamily.com


Harlem Globetrotters. See the world-famous basketball team. $24-$384. 7 p.m.Thursday and Friday. Erwin Center, 1701 Red River St. texasboxoffice.com


Princess Party at Mt. Playmore. Your child’s favorite princesses will join them for breakfast and games. 9 a.m. Saturday. $29.95. 13609 N. Interstate 35. https://www.facebook.com/events/1250676071793243


Movies


Alamo Drafthouse. “PBS Kids at the Alamo: Odd Squad.” 10 a.m. Sunday, Mueller. drafthouse.com


Books


Barnes & Noble. Events: “InvestiGators” graphic novel launch. 2 p.m. Sunday. Baby & Me story time, 11 a.m. Sundays at all locations. Story time, 11 a.m. Saturdays, at all locations. Dr. Seuss, Sunday.


BookPeople. Story times, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Brand New Books, Tuesday; Coloring Party, Wednesday; Things That Go, Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. BookPeople.com


At the library


Just for Teens: Dev Launchers Coding Lab. Noon Saturdays, Central Library.


Tech Familia: Robotics Workshop. 11 a.m. Saturdays, Cepeda Branch.


Pajama Story Time. 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Central Library. 6 p.m. Tuesday, Milwood Branch. 6 p.m. Tuesday, Old Quarry Branch.


Early Literacy Playgroup. 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Terrazas Branch. 11 a.m.Thursday, St. John Branch.


Music & Movement. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Little Walnut Creek Branch. 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Hampton Branch. 11 a.m. Thursdays, Howson Branch.


Teen Social Hour. 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Carver Branch.


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


Home School D&D Club. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Central Library.


Tween Coding for Home Schoolers. 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Central Library.


Crafternoon. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Windsor Park Branch. 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Willie Mae Kirk Branch. 3:30 p.m. Friday, Hampton Branch.


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


Launch: Teen Entrepreneur Lab. 6 p.m. Thursday, Central Library.


College Planning Workshop: Award Winning Essays. 11 a.m. Saturday, Milwood Branch. College Planning 101. 10 a.m. Saturday, Milwood Branch.


Family Movie Matinee. ”Dora and the Lost City of Gold.“ 3:30 p.m. Friday, Ruiz Branch.


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


Reading Unleashed. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Manchaca Road Branch.


Maker Space, Cricut Open House. 11 a.m. Saturday, University Hills Branch.


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


Free Play Gaming. 4:30 p.m. Monday, Ruiz Branch. 4:45 p.m. Friday, Manchaca Road Branch.


Barker Book Buddies. 4 p.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.


STEMulating Playground. 4 p.m. Tuesday, Little Walnut Creek Branch.


Neighborhood Science. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.


Science Friday. 3 p.m. Friday, St. John Branch.


Teen Book Club: “Maus.” 4 p.m. Friday, Milwood Branch.