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Open House at Faith Lutheran School

Faith Lutheran School in Plano, Texas will be conducting an open house on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 3 p.m. to showcase the school’s K-12 and early childhood preschool programs. For those who do not prefer an in-person gathering at this time, Zoom school tours and information sessions are available anytime by appointment. To schedule, please call 972.423.7448 or email school@flsplano.org. At the in-person event, families interested in the school will meet the headmaster and teaching staff and tour our campus.
Dates: 
01/31/2021
3pm
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Organization:

Faith Lutheran School

Location:

1701 E Park Blvd
Plano, TX, 75074
United States

Phone:

(972) 423-7448

Museum Munchkins - Every Wednesday at 9:30am Central from Kenosha Public Museum - Kenosha, WI

Get your preschooler excited about science and the world around them. Each week you’ll explore a new theme with stories, songs, and activities using pieces from our collection.
Dates: 
01/27/2021
02/03/2021
02/10/2021
10:30am EDT / 9:30am CDT / 8:30am MDT / 7:30am PDT / 6:30am AKDT
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Location:

5500 First Avenue
Kenosha, WI, 53140
United States

Phone:

262-653-4140

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: 
01/30/2021
8 pm Eastern
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

School's Out! Winter Breakout Escape Room

School’s out! Your teacher collected your smartphone and hid it after you were caught playing games during class but forgot to return it to you. Race against the clock to find your phone before the janitor finishes locking up the school, or risk being without your phone for the entire winter break!
Dates: 
01/29/2021
01/30/2021
01/31/2021
Fridays 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Saturdays 9:00 am - 8:15 pm Sundays 9:00 am - 12:45 pm
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Location:

1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX, 76051
United States

Phone:

817-778-1000

Trout Birthday Celebration – Day 1 (Virtual) - Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium - New York

Join us on Zoom to follow the lives of our fish from baby to adult, get a sneak-peek into our Hatch House, and watch a feeding frenzy in an outdoor pond!
Dates: 
01/30/2021
11 am - 12 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Night Hike- Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary

If you have ever been on a hike and the sun set before you finished, you know that experiencing a trail at night can be a completely different experience from hiking during the day. Landmarks change, as can your sense of direction. Even if you’ve hiked a trail several times, it can feel completely unfamiliar. Preregistration is required for all night hikes.
Dates: 
01/30/2021
04/17/2021
05/22/2021
January 30, 2021 – 6pm April 17, 2021 – 7:30pm May 22, 2021 – 8pm
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Location:

1 Nature Place
McKinney, TX, 75069
United States

Phone:

972.562.5566

Open House- Holy Trinity Catholic School - Grapevine

Now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year. Please join us for a tour of our campus. Due to COVID 19, please RSVP at admissions@holytcs.org Call 817-421-8000 with questions.
Dates: 
01/31/2021
2-4 pm
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Location:

3750 William D Tate Ave
Grapevine, TX, 76051
United States

Phone:

(817) 421-8000

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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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

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: 
01/27/2021
01/28/2021
01/29/2021
4:00PM-5:00PM EST, 3:00PM CST, 2:00PM MST, 1:00PM PST, & 12:00PM AKST
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

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: 
01/27/2021
01/28/2021
01/29/2021
12 am - 11:59 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

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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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Illuminating Autism: Building Resilience at University of Washington Autism Center

Imagine being able to help children and parents navigate through the challenges of autism. Or realize that your efforts helped advance groundbreaking research to improve interventions and create new programs. Or know that your gift helped a child enjoy the simple pleasures of summer camp. The UW Autism Center’s 5th annual benefit event, Illuminating Autism, provides the opportunity to achieve all of these dreams and more. Come join our growing community of supporters to celebrate and enjoy presentations highlighting the Center’s impact while having fun and participating in live and silent auctions.
Dates: 
01/30/2021
9:30 PM EST – 11 PM EST
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Festival of Human Abilities - Jan 30 at 10am Pacific from Aquarium of the Pacific

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for its 18th annual Festival of Human Abilities, a celebration highlighting the creative talents and abilities of people with disabilities. This year our we are presenting a virtual online festival, streaming live from the Aquarium of the Pacific. Anyone can tune in for free from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Pacific time.
Dates: 
01/30/2021
1pm EDT / 12pm CDT / 11am MDT / 10am PDT / 9am AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Latin Heat with the RPO

Join 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: 
01/27/2021
01/28/2021
01/29/2021
12 am - 11:59 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Winter Vacation Week – “Camp in a Box” at Capron Park Zoo

During this winter vacation, you and your children can enjoy daily “camp in a box” activities. Pre-registration is required. BOX 1: Snow Science BOX 2: Animal Health BOX 3: Exhibit design Box 4: Great Backyard Bird Count FEE: Members: $15/box, $50 for all four boxes Non-Members: $20/box, $70 for all four boxes
Dates: 
02/16/2021
02/17/2021
02/18/2021
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Black Violin: Impossible Tour- AT&T Performing Arts Center

Back with an ALL NEW show! Virtuoso violinists Kev Marcus and Will B are Black Violin —a dynamic duo of high-energy, classically trained musicians renowned for their ability to meld highbrow and pop culture into a single genre-busting act. Their electrifying style mines the synergy among classical, jazz, blues, R&B and hip-hop. Whether you lean toward Bach or Beyoncé, Black Violin is sure to enthrall… and rock the house. For more than a dozen years, Black Violin has been all about taking things further, exceeding expectations, challenging conventions. The classical-meets-hip-hop duo has steadily built a devoted following and a diverse touring base, while occupying a musical lane that’s entirely its own.
Dates: 
02/06/2021
8pm
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Location:

WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSE
2403 Flora Street
Dallas, TX, 75201
United States

Phone:

(214) 880-0202

You've Got a Friend: The Music of Carole King and James Taylor

ORIGINAL SHOW - Carole King’s Tapestry spawned four Grammy Awards, a string of hit singles and still ranks as one of the best-selling albums of all time. Recorded simultaneously with James Taylor’s Mud Slide Slim and Joni Mitchell's Blue, CenterStage honors the 50th Anniversary of this groundbreaking time in music history. Featuring Kelly Izzo Shapiro, Sarah Eide, and Jon Lewis. A special event created exclusively for JCC CenterStage.
Dates: 
02/06/2021
02/07/2021
02/08/2021
12 am - 11:59 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Rockin' Rainbows Dance Party- 3-D Dance

Rockin Rainbow Dance Party is a "Trolls" themed dance party for rainbow rockin' kids who love to dance and party! A snack is provided and participants will perform for parents at the end of the party.
Dates: 
01/30/2021
2:00pm - 5:00pm
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Organization:

3-D Dance

Location:

26772 Highway 380 East
Little Elm, TX, 76227
United States

Star Wars Parents' Night Out!- Neutral Grounds Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

At Parents’ Night Out, your kids will enjoy an evening of fun, safe activities while giving you a night to yourselves! Children (ages 4-12) will love playing games on the mat, creating cool crafts and watching a kid-friendly movie. The night will also include pizza and a drink. Wear your favorite Star Wars gear and don't forget a pillow and blanket for the movie! We welcome both members and non-members to join in on the fun. So invite a friend!
Dates: 
01/30/2021
6-9 pm
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Location:

207 King Road Suite 205
Frisco, TX, 75036
United States

Phone:

(469) 362-4300

Ragtime Kings with the BPO (7 pm Eastern)

A combination of early Blues, French march music, and classical song, ragtime was born and bred in New Orleans. Scott Joplin, Jelly Roll Morton, and W.C. Handy are the musical innovators who created the exciting, joyous and sophisticated melodies that became the foundation for jazz and popular music of the past century, influencing other musicians including George Gershwin. Your BPO is the star of the show with step out features for our very own clarinet, trombone and trumpet soloists. Songs include The Entertainer, Maple Leaf Rag, King Porter Stomp, St. Louis Blues, and Rialto Ripples.
Dates: 
02/02/2021
7 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

2021 Danceworks Open House

Join us for our 2021 Open House on January 30, 2021! We will be introducing our new owner, Julie Grayson, along with the rest of our staff. The first 5 people at each time slot will receive free merchandise! Join us for a day of dance, giveaways, and fun!
Dates: 
01/30/2021
10am- 1pm
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Location:

101 S College St
Waxahachie, TX, 75165
United States

Phone:

(214) 463-5555