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    KIDS & FAMILY

    Thinkery Community Night

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    January 22, 2014 - January 1, 2015

    At the Thinkery, science and families play side by side. Every Wednesday the Museum stays open late for families to discover new ideas and learn together. Enjoy the exhibits and educational programs facilitated by staff every Wednesday from 5-8 p.m.

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    Houston Chamber Ringers

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top, Round Top

    December 6, 2014

    Christmas Concert 


    Free Day of Movement: Holiday Open House

    Presented by Pilates Private Practice

    December 6, 2014

    Join Austin Ancient Arts and Pilates Private Practice on December 6, 2014 from 11:00am-6:00pm for Free Day of Movement: Holiday Open House. Come watch or participate in Austin Ancient Arts Yoga...more

    Texas Memorial Museum's Holiday Shopping Event

    Presented by Texas Memorial Museum at Texas Memorial Museum, Austin

    December 6, 2014

    Get into the holiday groove with FREE admission to the museum and 20% off all purchases in The Museum Store. Enjoy FREE kid-friendly seasonal activities hosted by science educators 10 am—4...more

    Latinitas Holiday Chica

    Presented by Latinitas Magazine

    December 6, 2014

    Please join us as we ring in the holiday season with fun activities for the whole family! Participants will make all sorts of holiday creations, including photography ornaments, papel picado, and...more

    The Nutcracker

    Presented by TexARTS

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    TexARTS Youth Ballet Theatre presents the classic story of The Nutcracker! Come join a festive party and watch in wonder as the Sugar Plum Fairy hosts a dazzling array of dances! Special guest...more

    Capital City Men's Chorus Holiday Concert "...there arose such a clatter"

    Presented by Capital City Men's Chorus at St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Austin

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    There’s no better way to escape the “clatter” of the hustling, bustling holiday season, than to attend the Capital City Men’s Chorus holiday concert: “…there...more

    Holiday Benefit for VSA Texas hosted by Ten Thousand Villages

    Presented by VSA Texas and Ten Thousand Villages Austin at Ten Thousand Villages, Austin

    December 10, 2014

    Join VSA Texas and Ten Thousand Villages for a celebration of the holiday giving season with holiday cheer and holiday gift shopping! You are invited to the VSA Texas Holiday Benefit hosted by Ten...more

    "The Nutcracker" Ballet

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top, Round Top

    December 13, 2014

    Danced by Children for Children of any Age 


    Drumming in Espanol with Roots & Rhythms Cultural Arts Program and Mariposas Spanish School for Kids

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms and Mariposas Spanish School for Kids

    October 18 - December 13, 2014

    This fun and exciting workshop in Spanish is geared for children ages 3-9 years old, and includes hands on activities, together with drumming and singing in Spanish. October workshop will feature...more

    Ebenezer's Journey

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    December 5 - December 13, 2014

    Experience the classic Dickens tale, “A Christmas Carol”, like never before as our actors take you into the story with an interactive theatrical presentation staged in the old...more

    Arte del Corazón – Annual Youth Exhibit – Opening Reception

    Presented by Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    December 13, 2014

    Saturday, December 13, 2-4pm Sam Z. Coronado Gallery

    Arte del Corazón – Annual Youth Exhibit – Opening Reception

    Bring your family to this free, joyful event...more

    Holiday Extravaganza

    Presented by TexARTS at TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theater, Austin

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    The TexARTS Broadway Company stars in this holiday revue that features Rockette-style numbers, your favorite holiday hits, and a special appearance by Santa Claus! This perfectly wonderful...more

    An Early Christmas in Europe

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at First English Lutheran Church, Austin

    December 12 - December 14, 2014

    It’s time for another Early Christmas! Join us as we explore the mystery and intangible essence of Christmas as TEMP puts its unique stamp on joyful carols and traditional songs from Western...more

    Luminations at Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    We dress up our gardens for the holidays with thousands of luminarias and lights. Free admission with two canned goods for the Capital Area Food Bank.  Enjoy live holiday music each night,...more

    Roots & Rhythms After-School Drum Classes at RODRIGUEZ ELEMENTARY

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    October 6 - December 15, 2014

    Ongoing, weekly, cultural arts and music education program fostering positive ties to local communities...free to any 4th graders at Rodriguez Elementary in Dove Springs who are currently enrolled...more

    The Hobbit: Trilogy Marathon Matinee

    Presented by iPic Theaters at iPic Theaters Austin, Austin

    December 15, 2014

     3 consectutive showings of The Hobbit movie series.

     

     


    ACC Concert-

    Presented by Austin Children's Choir and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    December 16, 2014

    The Austin Children's Choir will be presenting thier first concert of the 2014-2015 season. The students will sing holiday repertoire from various lands. Enjoyment for the whole family.


    Little Wing Music Classes

    Presented by Little Wing of Austin

    September 4 - December 18, 2014

     PUBLIC Little Wing class for ages 3.5 - 5. Held at Toybrary on Thursdays at 4:30 pm. Open to the public. Membership plan; First class free!

    Little Wing provides Music education for...more

    Oasis Health & Wellness Fair

    Presented by Oasis Health & Wellness Fair

    September 20 - December 20, 2014

    Hosted & Sponsored By Casa De Luz & The Integrity Academy
    Featuring:
    Holistic Product Vendors
    Wide Variety of Healing Practitioners
    Mind-Body Classes (Yoga, Tai...more

    Disney Junior Live!

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    December 21, 2014

    Disney Junior Live on Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure is back by popular demand! The live stage show features characters from the smash hits “Sofia the First” and “Jake and...more

    A Child's Christmas In Wales 2014

    Presented by Alex Coke at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    December 21, 2014

    A Child's Christmas In Wales

     

    Experience the music & magic of Texas jazz musicians Alex Coke, Suzi Stern, Rich Harney, and Evan Arredondo...more

    14th annual Austin Children's Nutcracker

    Presented by Austin City Ballet at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    December 12 - December 21, 2014

    The Austin City Ballet is proud to present our annual classical production of the Nutcracker performed by children for children.   ACB is comprised primarily of...more

    Of Mice and Music: A Jazz Nutcracker

    Presented by Tapestry Dance Company and Long Center for the Preforming Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    December 11 - December 21, 2014

    Tapestry Dance Company presents Of Mice and Music: A Jazz Nutcracker, December 11-21 at the Long Center.

    Tapestry’s unique and highly popular take on the holiday classic. With the...more

    VSA Texas 2014 Annual Art and Gift Show

    Presented by VSA Texas at AGE Building, Austin

    November 17 - December 24, 2014

    VSA Texas presents its annual Holiday Art and Gift Show at the AGE of Central Texas Building, Room 101, Austin, TX, 78705. The festive holiday art and gift show runs from November 17 to December...more

    MERRY CHRISTMAS

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    December 25, 2014

    Thursday, December 25th
    11 am - 10 pm
    Celebrate the Holidays with us and avoid the hassle of cooking all day. Enjoy the day with family and friends at the Russian House!
    A full...more

    East Austin Handmade Arts Market @ The VORTEX

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    February 8 - December 27, 2014

    When: Saturdays beginning February 8th, 11am – 4 pm


    Where: The VORTEX, 2307 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722

    Just in time for Valentine’s Day, The VORTEX will begin...more

    A Miracle on 34th Street Classic Radiocast

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company

    December 4 - December 27, 2014

    The players at the fictional KPNF radio station return to put their stamp on a brand new holiday classic - Miracle on 34th Street. As they bring to life the entire story through dozens of...more

    Exhibition: The Making of Gone With The Wind

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    September 9, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    Go behind the scenes of one of the classic films of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Featuring more than 300 rarely seen and some never-before-exhibited materials, the exhibition is drawn entirely...more

    Harlem Globetrotters 2015 World Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    January 22 - January 23, 2015

    The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Frank Erwin Center on Jan. 22-23 with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet. With incredible ball...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- A Journey Through Dance

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    January 25, 2015

    See works from multiple dance genres  such as ballet, jazz, musical theatre, and modern, and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Recommended for ages 3 to 12 years...more

    Baby Bloomers

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    February 5, 2014 - February 28, 2015

     Baby Bloomers is an opportunity for children age 0-3 and their families to experience the Thinkery together in an environment focused on early learners. Guided activities like Storytime,...more

    Click, Clack, Moo

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    March 28, 2015

    Cows that type? Hens on strike! Whoever heard of such a thing?' Farmer Brown cries. When his granddaughter Jenny comes for a visit, Farmer Brown declares the farm a 'tech-free zone.'...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    April 26, 2015

    See excerpts from Ballet Austin's iconic Swan Lake and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Recommended for ages 3 to 12 years old.


    Roots & Rhythms After School Drum Classes at HOUSTON ELEMENTARY

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    October 3, 2014 - May 22, 2015

    A free after-school arts in education program fosterinig positive ties to local communities, and open to any 4th or 5th grader at Houston Elementary currently registered with ACES After School....more

    The Schoolyard Birds FREE Songwriting Workshop

    Presented by Attendance Records

    October 25, 2014 - May 30, 2015

    The Schoolyard Birds is a FREE songwriting workshop for kids ages 6-10 hosted by Attendance Records.

    Through the instruction and encouragement of our lead teacher and volunteers, students...more

    Storytime Art

    July 18, 2014 - July 15, 2016

    Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    January 14, 2010 - Ongoing

    The Threefer is absolutely the best way to get a sample of what Austin improv has to offer. Troupes from every improv theater in town converge to perform here every Thursday, for only three...more

    SummerStock Austin

    Presented by Long Center for the Preforming Arts

    July 25, 2013 - Ongoing

    Dear SSA Friends,

    SummerStock Austin will open its ninth season this coming Thursday night, July 25th. We hope you will join us for PIPPIN, THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS and SWING!

    So...more

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