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‘Coco,’ ‘Peter Pan’ and more adventures in Austin this week, May 13-19

Nicole Villalpando
“Coco” is the Movies in the Park film for the week. Contributed by Disney/Pixar


The 2018 Summer Reading Splash! Authors including Newbery winner Kate DiCamillo and Bluebonnet winner Max Brallier will be in attendance. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Free. Austin Independent School District Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd.

Car seat check. 9 a.m. Monday, CommUnity Care Clinic, 211 Comal St.

Safe Baby Academy. Learn how to care for your baby. 9 a.m. Saturday, Seton Medical Center Williamson, 201 Seton Parkway, Round

Tweens Night Out at Color Me Mine! Play games, paint and have pizza. $35. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. Color Me Mine! 13500 Galleria Circle, U-110, Bee Cave.


Bullock Museum.Science Thursdays: 10 a.m. Thursday. Bullock Museum, 1800 N. Congress Ave.

Thinkery.Baby Bloomers: Away We Go. Learn about things that take flight. 9 a.m. Saturday. For birth to age 3. $5. Birdhouses. Ages 4 and older. 10:30 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. Sunday. $8. Soap Making. Ages 4 and older. 10:30 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. Saturday. $8. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave.

Toybrary Austin. Gardening Class.10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Free with admission. Music Class with Miss Ariel. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. $10. Elmo Visits. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. $12. Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Lane.

Umlauf Sculpture Garden Family Day. Learn different forms of exercise as a family, plus make art. Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Free. Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road.


Zach Theatre presents “Goodnight Moon.” The classic children’s book comes to the stage. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through May 27. $18-$24. Kleberg Stage, 1421 Riverside Drive.

Pollyanna Theatre. “The Secret of Soap & Spin.” 10-year-old Vic finds magic in the laundromat as his mother goes missing. For grades second through fifth. 2 p.m. Sunday, Saturday and May 20. $10.50-$12. Long Center, 701 Riverside Drive.

Ballet Austin. “Peter Pan.” Watch as Ballet Austin sprinkles a little pixie dust on the story. 3 p.m. Sunday. $27-$99. Long Center, 701 Riverside Drive.


Movies in the Park: “Coco.” 8 p.m. Thursday, Dove Springs Park.


BookPeople10:30 a.m. story times:Armstrong Community Music School, Tuesday, Tiny Tails Petting Zoo, Wednesday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Barnes & Noble11 a.m. Saturdays, story times at all locations:“Fancy Nancy and the Wedding of the Century.”

At the library

Art Smart: Around the World. 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Cepeda Branch.

Art Smart: Celebrating Asian Dragons. 6 p.m. Wednesday, Cepeda Branch.

Tabletop Tuesday. Play games. 5 p.m. Tuesday, Central Library.

Bow Wow ReadingWith Roo. 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Little Walnut Creek Branch. With Bonnie. 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Yarborough Branch.

Crafternoon. 3 p.m. Monday, Dove Springs Recreation Center.

Teen Book Club: “Alex & Eliza: A Love Story.” 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Howson Branch.

Austin Ukestra Ukulele Group. 1 p.m. Sunday, Recycled Reads Bookstore.

Music and Movement. 11 a.m. Monday, Pleasant Hill Branch.

Mother Daughter Book Club: Book Share. 6 p.m. Wednesday, Hampton Branch.

Family Craft Night. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Howson Branch.

NBTween Book Club: “From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.” 6 p.m. Thursday, Spicewood Springs Branch. “Little White Duck.” 6 p.m. Thursday, Twin Oaks Branch.

Kids Create: Make Art Like Alma Thomas. 2:30 p.m. Friday, Yarborough Branch.

Summer Camp Resource Fair. 1 p.m. Saturday, Carver Branch.

El día de los niños/El día de los libros Celebration. 11 a.m. Saturday, Pleasant Hill Branch.