The Miami Children’s Museum will provide free seasonal art and activities at The Shops at Midtown Miami, located at 3401 N. Miami Ave., on the second Saturday of every month until December. Bring the kids to the M Park at the center, which is situated next to West Elm and Nordstrom Rack, between the hours of noon and 2 p.m. on September 10.
The “Make Your Mark” event that will take place in September will contribute to the new academic year getting off to a stellar beginning. Construct dreamlike nocturnal landscapes by basing them on vivid, distant galaxies. In these works of art that you can take home with you, the pink, purple, and blue hues of the paint will be complemented by heavenly objects fashioned out of aluminum foil.
- On Saturday, Oct. 8 , from noon to 3 p.m., bring the family for a special Halloween show featuring “Monsters Under the Bed.” There will be two performances: one at noon and one a 2 pm. The show is 45 minutes long.
- On Saturday, Nov. 12, noon to 2 p.m., create your own Thanksgiving holiday placemats using leaves from local South Florida forests. Make rubbings and arrange them in a create laminated collage that can be taken home and shared.
- On Saturday, Dec. 10, noon to 3 p.m., activities will help get you into the spirit of the holiday season with a musical story time as you read stories and sing songs, while celebrating various cultures. There will be two performances: one at noon and one a 2 pm. The show is 45 minutes long.
For free tickets, register here.