Monday, Oct. 9
Pop, Fizz, and Zoom!, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Latta Plantation Nature Reserve (Huntersville)
Investigate chemical reactions as you make things that explode, take off and float.

Tuesday, Oct. 10
Community Read: The Day the Crayons Quit, 2:00 p.m.
Plaza Midwood Library (Charlotte)
Listen to this great story written by Drew Daywalk and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers and then participate in fun literacy activities that will extend the colorful learning.

Wednesday, Oct. 11
Mary Poppins, showtimes vary
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte (Charlotte)
Mary Poppins brings a spoonful of sugar and a little magic to help the troubled Banks family come together again. Tickets start at $12.

Thursday, Oct. 12
Scarrigan Farms Haunted Trail, 6:30 p.m.
Carrigan Farms (Mooresville)
It’s time for some Halloween fun. The haunted trail is open Thursday-Sunday in October but it’s not for little ones — best for ages 12 and older.

Friday, Oct. 13
The 2nd Friday Street Festival, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Old Town Cornelius/ Oak St Mill
This monthly showcase features the Lake Norman area’s most exceptional talent in an action-packed family-fun festival.

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Friday family festival fun in Cornelius

Saturday, Oct. 14
Kids Helping Kids, 9:00 a.m.
Levine’s Children’s Hospital (Charlotte)
Enjoy some family fun while giving back to the amazing patients at Levine Children’s Hospital.
Visit the Teddy Bear Clinic, enjoy food, games and giveaways, plus a bounce house and many more family-friendly activities. RSVP encouraged.

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Kids are helping kids this Saturday

Sunday, Oct. 15
Yoga on the Farm, 2:00 p.m.
Wish We Had Acres (Charlotte)
Ages 12+ need to register as adults, younger children are welcome as you do a mountain pose next to a goat! The very social goats roam the pasture and bring new meaning to your practice… get in some good stretches, take in the fresh air, and snuggle the adorable baby goats!

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It’s yoga with goats… no caption required.