It could be a very long weekend if you don’t plan for the family fun. Check out our family calendar for July 4th weekend.
Blanton Museum. Deeper Dives. Ages 8-12. 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday. See the museum and make art. Blanton Museum. 200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. blantonmuseum.org.
Star Party. Look at the stars. 9 p.m. Fridays. Texas Museum of Science & Technology, 1220 Toro Grande Drive, Cedar Park. txmost.org
Wildflower Center. Sprouts. Hands-on preschool program. 10 a.m. Fridays. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org
Woodland Faerie Trail. See fairy houses on this trail. Through July 30. Free with admission. Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Road. zilkergarden.org.
Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp. Movies for $1-3 donation. “Iron Giant.” 10:20 a.m. Friday-Tuesday Lakeline. “Muppets from Space.” 10:25 a.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m. Monday-Tuesday, Slaughter Lane. “The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie.” 9:30 a.m. Friday-Sunday, 10 a.m. Monday-Tuesday, Mueller. drafthouse.com
Free Teddybear Clinic. Help kids understand about doctors’ visits. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Baby Earth, 06 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Suite D-100, Round Rock. RSVP at 844-279-3627.
Hill Country Science Mill. Soar to New Heights. It’s all about rockets and paper planes as you test out your creations. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. July 1. Hill Country Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City. sciencemill.org
Wildflower Center. Nature Play Hour. Play in the Family Garden. 11 a.m. Saturdays. Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave. wildflower.org
Toybrary Austin. Date night babysitting. For ages 1-5. $25 first child, $10 siblings. 5-8 p.m. Saturdays. Toybrary Austin, 7817 Rockwood Lane, Suite 101. toybraryaustin.com
“Jack & The Beanstalk.” The fairytale comes to the sage. Noon, Saturday. $12. One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave Road. oneworldtheatre.org
BookPeople Story time. “Ninjas in the Night.” 11:30 a.m. Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com
Barnes & Noble Events: Saturday story times 11 a.m. at all locations: “Be Quiet!” Saturday.
Bow Wow Reading with Bonnie the Dog. 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, Yarborough Branch.
Saturday Family Movie: “Sing.” Noon Saturday, Carver Branch. “Lego Batman Movie.” 2 p.m. Saturday, Windsor Park Branch;.
That’s So Fandom: Video Game Animation. 2 p.m. Saturday, Yarborough Branch.
“Despicable Me 3” Party. 9:15 a.m. Sunday, Lakeline. 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Slaughter Lane. drafthouse.com
The Hoots. 3 p.m. Sunday, Manchaca Road Branch.
Crafternoon. 2 p.m. Monday, Manchaca Road Branch.
Hey Lollies Present: “Iris Saves the Land of Black and White.” 2 p.m. Monday, Spicewood Springs Branch.
Magician John O’Bryant. 2 p.m. Monday, Spicewood Springs Branch.
Bernadette Nason Presents: Stone Soup. 3 p.m. Monday, Howson Branch.
Sandbank Shadow Factory Presents: Rapunzel. 6 p.m. Monday, Carver Branch.
H-E-B Austin Symphony July 4th Concert and Fireworks. 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Free. Vic Mathias Shores. austinsymphony.org
BookPeople Story time. Brand New Books. 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com