Family fun calendar

Source: The Herald


“Adventures with Spot”: Spot’s love of his family is seen at a level all youngsters can relate to; based on Eric Hill’s picture books, Spot and his friends come to life through kindness; through April 28, Seattle Children’s Theatre, 201 Thomas St., Seattle; Tickets are $29 and $36. Call 206-441.3322 or go to Discounts for groups of 10 or more are available by calling the Group Sales Office at 206- 859-4054. For ages 2 through 7.

“Hansel & Gretel”: This is a specially-created, hour-long matinee performance for children and families based on the classic story of two children lost in the woods who discover a house made of treats and a very un-sweet witch; 10:30 a.m. March 22 and 3:30 p.m. March 23, Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St., Seattle Center. Tickets are $25 to $67, $22 to $60 for children 12 and under. Call 206-441-2424 or online at, or in person at the PNB Box Office at 301 Mercer St.


Easter at Hibulb: 1 to 3:30 p.m. March 24, Longhouse Room and Classroom 2, Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve, 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 1 p.m. story time; 1:30 p.m. movie; 2 p.m. crafts; and 3 p.m. scavenger hunt. Cost is regular admission to the center: $10 general, $7 for seniors, $6 for youth; free to kids 5 and under; $25 for families;

Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt: The Mill Creek Parks & Recreation staff and community present this third annual hunt. This free event is offered to teens, sixth to 12th grades at 7:30 p.m. March 22 at Heatherwood Middle School gym, 1419 Trillium Blvd., Mill Creek. The hunt includes prizes hidden in the eggs and lots of candy. Participants must bring a waiver signed by a parent, which can be picked up at City Hall, printed from the City’s web site,, or available at the event. Bring a flashlight and a bag.


“Plastics Unwrapped”: The Burke Museum explores the impact of plastics on people and the planet, from life before plastics to the effects of plastics on our health and the environment today; runs through May 27 at the Burke Museum, on the University of Washington campus, at the corner of NE 45th St. and 17th Ave. NE. Admission: $10 general, $8 senior, $7.50 student/ youth. Admission is free to children four and under, Burke members, UW students, faculty, and staff. Admission is free to the public on the first Thursday of each month. Call 206-543-5590 or go to

Professor Wellbody’s Academy of Health & Wellness. Pacific Science Center’s new exhibit presents the benefits of being healthy in an interactive way with hands-on inventions, gadgets and activities; Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle. Admission is $27.50, $24.50, $16.50 and $15.50. Call 206-443-2001,