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Astronomy Days 2021 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Join the Museum and the Raleigh Astronomy Club to help you see the big picture — of the Universe! From virtual crafts and activities to moon zooms, lectures to LEGOs, space enthusiasts of all ages will find something to do at Astronomy Days. This year Astronomy Days is VIRTUAL! Join us for 7 days of astronomical programming!
Dates: 
01/25/2021
01/26/2021
01/27/2021
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Lil Souls Kids Class/Heated Vinyasa

Saturday's @ 12 pm will be your new best friend! Lil Souls Kids Class, for the kids, in one studio room and Heated Vinyasa, for the parents, in the other. Lil Souls Kid Class is a non-heated yoga class for children aged 4-12. The class is led by a kid-friendly instructor and is accompanied by age appropriate music. Kid drop-in: $10/includes kid's yoga mat rental Adult/regular drop-in: $19/ includes mat and towel rental Register via the Mindbody app or just show up a few minutes early! See ya on Saturday's!
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/23/2021
01/30/2021
12-1 pm
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Location:

1431 E Southlake Blvd Suite #519
Southlake, TX, 76092
United States

Phone:

(817) 410-3737

I Have a Dream Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month by challenging yourself to go the distance. Run or walk the I Have a Dream Half Marathon, 10K or 5K! Help support our charity partner, Back on My Feet, and sign up for your favorite distance today. Register to run, then run or walk the distance and submit your results by the end of February 2021.
Dates: 
01/18/2021
01/19/2021
01/20/2021
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MLK Day of Service at YMCA Camp Carter

Observed each year on the third Monday in January as “a day on, not a day off,” MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities. Join us at YMCA Camp Carter and spend some time giving back to your community. Don't forget your mask. RSVP to jbruda@ymcafw.org
Dates: 
01/18/2021
1 PM – 5 PM
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Organization:

YMCA Camp Carter

Location:

6200 Sand Springs Road
Fort Worth, TX, 76114
United States

Phone:

817-738-9241

Summer Intensive Auditions - The Washington Ballet

With cutting edge technology, best-in-class ballet masters and instructors, and a curriculum 75 years perfected, The Washington School of Ballet sets a new standard in ballet education. Our 2021 Summer Intensive provides students in the Upper Level (ages 12+) with the option to either train fully in-studio or in a virtual format. The Washington School of Ballet Summer Intensive gives students from around the world the opportunity to study for five weeks with our acclaimed faculty including Artistic Director Julie Kent and Professional Division Head Xiomara Reyes. Men’s division classes are led by Rinat Imaev and Damien Johnson.
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/23/2021
02/06/2021
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$5 Admission to the Dallas Arboretum

There’s tons of fun to have at the Arboretum in January and February! It may be cold outside, but we have a full slate of events and activities for you at the Dallas Arboretum! We are offering $5 general admission from January 2–31. The Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden is closed for preventative maintenance from January 1 to February 19.
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/17/2021
01/18/2021
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Organization:

Dallas Arboretum

Location:

8525 Garland Road
Dallas, TX, 75218
United States

Phone:

214.515.6615

ComedySportz Goes Digital! (8 pm Eastern)

Small screen, big laughs! Amid social distancing, ComedySportz Buffalo is back in action! Watch players compete for virtual (family-friendly) comedy glory, all from the comfort of your own home! Registration is free and required through Zoom (limited to the first 100 guests). Running Time Approx 40 minutes.
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/23/2021
01/30/2021
8 pm Eastern
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Preview Saturday- St John Lutheran Church Mansfield

Are you looking for a preschool for the 2021-2022 school year?? Call us today to reserve a time to tour our facilities and receive updated information about the upcoming school year!
Dates: 
01/23/2021
9-12 pm
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Location:

1218 E Debbie Ln
Mansfield, TX, 76063
United States

Phone:

(817) 473-4889

Once Upon A Time: An Interactive Digital Musical

Second Generation Theatre and Theatre of Youth have collaborated to create an interactive theatre experience for theatre patrons ages 5-12. ONCE UPON A TIME is a 40-minute musical presented via ZOOM. It follows traditional fairy tale characters as they learn about inner strength and becoming the heroes of their own stories. An upbeat, high energy musical with captivating melodies, ONCE UPON A TIME empowers children to proudly be themselves. **ONCE UPON A TIME requires parental participation! Parents/guardians will receive an email with information on setting up some magical items before the show for your child to discover during the performance.**
Dates: 
02/13/2021
02/14/2021
02/16/2021
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Minnesota Night Skies in February Facebook Live- with the Bell Museum of Natural History

It’s time to head outside and explore the starry skies! Join our planetarium educators on Facebook Live as they take you on a journey of what’s currently visible in the evening skies. Together, we’ll explore the sky above Minnesota, including seasonal constellations, the Moon, and visible planets. There’s something in the sky for everyone! Don’t forget to bring your questions, as we’ll save time for Q & A. Be sure to download your own current Minnesota Skies Guide. https://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/star-map/ All ages
Dates: 
01/25/2021
5:00PM-5:30PM EST, 4:00PM-4:30PM CST, 3:00PM-3:30PM MST, 2:00PM-2:30PM PST
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Granbury Live- Family Fun Comedy Night

IDD has brought laughter to comedy clubs across the nation. He’s toured with our troops in Japan and of course right here at home. Moreover, his family friendly comedy is often found in churches, corporate events and yes, even his own radio show; which by the way can still be heard on the Fishbowl Radio Network. So, whether he’s performing on TV, radio or in our local churches…this gentleman of Christian Comedy will bring a blessing to you and your family.
Dates: 
01/23/2021
7:00pm
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Organization:

Granbury Live

Location:

110 N. Crockett St.
Granbury, TX, 76048
United States

Phone:

1-800-340-9703

Hot Chocolate Day - Tiny Chefs

It's the last day of the month, but it's also Hot Chocolate Day! We are celebrating this delicious day with Mexican Hot Chocolate Donuts. Add a little heat to your donuts or leave it out - either way, this class is going to leave you with a smile and a full belly! Students will be guided through the recipe, live & step-by-step, by our culinary instructors.
Dates: 
01/31/2021
10 am - 11:30 am
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January Storytime: Dragon Dance, A Chinese New Year Book - Tennessee State Museum

Tennessee Storytime: "Dragon Dance, A Chinese New Year Book." The Chinese New Year starts on February 12 this year. Come read with us as we learn more about this special holiday!
Dates: 
01/29/2021
3:30 pm - 4 pm
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Ventriloquy and Comedy With Kat

Kat Gravino of the Magnificent Theatre Company is not only an actress, but a talented ventriloquist. If you're looking for a new, funny, completely unique show appropriate for all audiences, this is the perfect fit as Kat brings a whole cast of characters to life at the Farr Best Theater.
Dates: 
01/30/2021
7:00 PM
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Location:

109 N. Main St.
Mansfield, TX, 76063
United States

Phone:

817-728-3383

Vetro 2021 New Years Bowl Help Create!

Vetro is Celebrating 2021 with Fire and Flames! Join us on Saturdays, January 16th, January 23rd, and January 30th as we welcome the New Year, with new beginnings. Come ready to try new color mixes and patterns! Join Vetro’s team while we do what we love best … playing with fire!
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/23/2021
01/30/2021
10am- 6 pm
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Location:

701 S Main St # 103
Grapevine, TX, 76051
United States

Phone:

(817) 251-1668

Watauga Farmers Market

Great mix of vendors serving the community with market staples, including produce, meat, honey, tamales, and jam. Patrons can indulge in savory sweets such as pastries, pie, cookies, and candies. Come stroll through the Market on Sunday to sample the wares from local artisans.
Dates: 
01/17/2021
01/24/2021
01/31/2021
10-2PM
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Location:

Watauga Farmers Market
7600 Denton Hwy
Watauga, TX, 76148
United States

Phone:

(972) 884-0680

Martin Luther King Jr. Skate- Arlington Skatium

We will be open 1 pm to 4 pm for MLK Day for $8+tax for admission and basic or inline skates!
Dates: 
01/18/2021
1-4pm
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Organization:

Arlington Skatium

Location:

5515 S. Cooper Street
Arlington, TX, 76017
United States

Phone:

(817) 784-6222

Overachievers Meet-N-Greet

Overachievers Montessori School is an online school offering an affordable full time Montessori program lead by AMS certified teachers. We also offer an amazing STEAM enrichment and Diverse learning program. You’re invited to learn more about our program and to get to know some of our amazing teachers and staff. We are all excited to meet you and your family!
Dates: 
01/20/2021
01/21/2021
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Rise 'n Shine Storytime (VIRTUAL) - Wednesdays at 10:30am CDT from Franklin Public Library, WI

Rise 'n Shine Storytime is for ages 5 & under. Stay in your pajamas and enjoy a Rise 'n Shine Storytime! This virtual program includes stories, songs, and other early literacy activities for you and your child.
Dates: 
01/20/2021
01/27/2021
02/03/2021
11:30am EDT / 10:30am CDT / 9:30am MDT / 8:30am PDT / 7:30am AKDT
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The Matzo Ball Diaries: Stories of Food and Family

FEATURING ORIGINAL L.A. CAST! - Laugh, cry, and discover the power of food to nourish, heal, or move us to action. From learning the secret to Grandma’s brisket, to personal stories of eating disorders, to the fascinating history of how the International House of Pancakes was started, true stories of food, culture, and community are blended together with a healthy dollop of humor for a truly delicious storytelling event...for anyone who loves to eat!
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/17/2021
01/18/2021
12 am - 11:59 pm
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Preschool Science Time at Sci-Tech Discovery Center

Does your preschooler love science as much as we do? Each week we read fun science stories, sing and dance about the world around us, get hands-on with robots, and mix up something messy. Wednesdays at 10:00AM. Free with admission. Pre-registration required to reserve your spot and your Jr. Scientist supply kit.
Dates: 
01/20/2021
01/27/2021
02/03/2021
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Location:

8004 Dallas Pkwy
Frisco, TX, 75034
United States

Phone:

(972) 546-3050

MLK Ninja Warrior Day Camp

Calling all kids who like obstacle courses! Parents, your child will have tons of FUN: - PLAY TEAM AND SOLO GAMES - PARTICIPATE IN FUN STRUCTURED ACTIVITIES - MAKE FRIENDS - LEARN SOMETHING NEW - DO CRAFTS - HAVE UNSTRUCTURED FREE TIME - SMILE AND LAUGH
Dates: 
01/18/2021
9am- 3pm
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Location:

2120 East Southlake Blvd Suite B
Southlake, TX, 76092
United States

Phone:

469-444-0246

CultureFest! Lunar New Year Online Event - At Penn Museum

Kickstart 2021 as CultureFest! takes over January with virtual events leading up to Lunar New Year, a festive holiday celebrated in many Asian cultures. In partnership with Send Chinatown Love.
Dates: 
01/19/2021
01/21/2021
01/26/2021
4:00PM-5:00PM EST, 3:00PM CST, 2:00PM MST, 1:00PM PST, & 12:00PM AKST
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Y on the Fly - Free Meals for Kids!

We’re excited to introduce the YMCA’s NEW Y on the Fly program! An initiative of #TheYFeedsKids, this program seeks to deliver a “Y without walls” and bring programs such as STEM, physical fitness, an inflatable gaga pit and free meals to youth in our community.
Dates: 
01/18/2021
01/25/2021
02/01/2021
3:30-5:30pm
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Location:

Owl Stadium
909 S Broadway St
Joshua, TX, 76058
United States

Phone:

817-645-9622

Aladdin JR. – Nack Theatre

Disney’s Aladdin JR. is based on the 1992 Academy Award®-winning film and the 2014 hit Broadway show about the “diamond in the rough” street rat who learns that his true worth lies deep within. The story you know and love has been given the royal treatment! Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes. Wanting to earn the respect of the princess, Jasmine, Aladdin embarks on an adventure that will test his will and his moral character.
Dates: 
01/21/2021
01/22/2021
01/23/2021
Thursday, January 21, 7:15 PM Friday, January 22, 7:15 PM Saturday, January 23, 2:15 PM Saturday, January 23, 5:15 PM Sunday, January 24, 2:15 PM Sunday, January 24, 5:15 PM
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Location:

The Nack Theatre
6711 Oak St
Frisco, TX, 75033
United States

Phone:

972-422-2575

The Jason Bishop Show

Don’t miss “Grand Illusionist” Jason Bishop, performing live every weekend in January and February! Fresh off his second Off-Broadway run in New York City and featured act on CW’s Masters of Illusion, Jason Bishop performs stunning, state-of-the-art magic and illusions that is sure to leave you in awe. Each show features amazing sleight of hand, exclusive grand illusions and close-up magic projected onto huge screens. Come see why he’s named America’s Hottest Illusionist!
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/17/2021
01/22/2021
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Location:

1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX, 76051
United States

Phone:

817-778-1000

In Conversation with Mark Wilf - January 21 at 7pm Eastern from Commonpoint Queens

As the owner of the Minnesota Vikings for the past 16 years, Mark Wilf has led a transformation of the organization, building a team that consistently competes for championships, providing the best in class fan experience, positively impacting the Minneapolis-St. Paul community, and growing the game of football. Join Commonpoint Queens for an inspirational evening with Mark Wilf and Ken Berger, award-winning sports journalist, taking questions from YOU.
Dates: 
01/21/2021
7pm EDT / 6pm CDT / 5pm MDT / 4pm PDT / 3pm AKDT
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VIRTUAL EVENT: Science Tales with Audubon Society of Portland

Online: Storytime comes to life in this exciting early childhood environmental education exploration program! Kids will hear stories of the earth, animals, how to be a kid exploring the natural world around them, and much more! Students will then engage in at-home activities that connect to the themes of the book read during the session.
Dates: 
01/19/2021
01/26/2021
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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Latin Heat with the RPO

oin Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik for a musical journey from the Spanish heartland to the streets of Havana and Argentina! Featuring Bizet’s Carmen Suite, de Falla’s Ritual of Fire Dances, Lecuona’s Andalucia, Tyzik’s Three Latin Dances, and more!
Dates: 
01/16/2021
01/17/2021
01/18/2021
12 am - 11:59 pm
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Saber Wars Parents Night Out- Reveal Martial Arts

Get some time away from the kids and bring them to our Parents Night Out! The dark or the light? At our Saber Wars Parents Night Out, your child will go on a journey as an apprentice and learn the ways of the force as they dodge lasers, battle evil droids, have intergalactic battles, play games, and choose between the dark side and the light. Oh, did I mention that they get LED LIGHT-UP SABER?!?! Your child will not want to miss out on the best Parents Night Out in the galaxy!
Dates: 
01/23/2021
5-9 pm
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Location:

2120 East Southlake Blvd Suite B
Southlake, TX, 76092
United States

Phone:

469-444-0246

Food Truck Friday

Come join us in kicking off the Winter Season in enjoying a night of food, drinks and outdoor shopping.
Dates: 
01/22/2021
5 PM – 8 PM
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Location:

209 harwood road
Bedford, TX, 76021
United States

Phone:

817-476-1647

From the Heart of the Orchestra with the BPO (7 pm Eastern)

BPO musicians present a gift of musical offerings to jumpstart January’s BPOnDemand programs. Several solo and small-ensemble performances featuring our outstanding string, woodwind, brass, and percussion members will warm your heart on a cold winter’s night.
Dates: 
01/19/2021
7 pm
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January Virtual Star Party Online Event- with the Bell Museum of Natural History

Grab your star map and enjoy telescope observing from wherever you are. Our astronomy staff will guide you through the night sky as our telescope, with its new camera features, will live capture deep space objects and stream them to you virtually. Eventbrite registration link coming soon! Don’t forget to download your own Minnesota Skies Guide! https://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/star-map/
Dates: 
01/22/2021
9:00PM-10:00PM EST, 8:00PM-9:00PM CST, 7:00PM-8:00PM MST, 6:00PM-7:00PM PST
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Your Silhouette Portrait cut freehand LIVE on Zoom by Master Scissor Artist Karl Johnson

Please join Renowned Silhouette Artist Karl Johnson at a LIVE virtual event where he will be creating hand cut silhouette portraits. Each one takes just minutes and all ages are welcome even the squirmy ones. Original Silhouettes are $30. Payment is made when you register for the event. Please reserve one time slot per person. Duplicate silhouettes and frames will also be available for purchase. Your completed silhouettes will be mailed to you after the event with free shipping!
Dates: 
01/17/2021
01/20/2021
01/22/2021
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