Corpus Christi Fun for Kids Weekday Picks February 6-9, 2017

Sunday, February 5, 2017
Why wait for the weekend for quality time with the kids? Do something fun during the week! Make sure to follow the Facebook page because we are always posting events as they come up! Our libraries keep us busy so make sure to check their schedules for full activity lists. Compiling information is hard work, please link back to this site if using this information on your events calendar.  If you want to add your event to this list or work with Corpus Christi Fun for Kids to be a featured event, let us know.  Weekly activities with toddlers and pre-schoolers can be found here.

Monday, February 6

Tuesday, February 7

Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program - Nueces Delta Preserve Nature Story Time from 9 to 10:30 am
Nature story time for families (geared for ages 2-5) at the Delta introduces children to nature and the joys of reading through stories, songs, crafts, and outdoor play.
Cost: Free
Nueces Delta Preserve
3410 Highway 77
Odem, Texas

Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center Guided Nature Walk from 8 to 9 am
Get in touch with nature while the weather is still nice. Please bring good walking shoes, plenty of water, and dress for the weather. Binoculars and field guides will be loaned on a first come first served basis. All children attending the program must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the front porch of the Learning Center. For more information contact 361-826-3947 or
Cost: Free
2446 N. Oso Pkwy.

Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History Little Learners Hour – Weather from 10 to 11 am
Future Meteorologists don’t want to miss this Little Learners Hour. Discover common Coastal Bend weather phenomena and do your own weather forecast with your little one! Ages 0 – 5
Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members
1900 N Chaparral St.

La Palmera Tide Turners Kids Club from 10 am to 12 pm
Dive in and join our FREE Tide Turners Kids Club designated for kids ages 5 and under! Monthly Tide Turners events held the first Tuesday of every month at the Undersea Children's Play Area located on the upper level. Story time, arts and crafts and more!
Cost: Free
5488 S Padre Island Dr.

La Retama Central Library Family Loom Knitting at 4 pm
Learn how to make a hat, a scarf, a headband or a flower. Ages 8 & up. All material provided. You may bring your own yarn if you prefer a specific color.
Cost: Free
805 Comanche

Storytime with Mr. Kippy at Nueces County Library System Keach Family Library from 5:30 to 6 pm 
Cost: Free
1000 Terry Shamsie Blvd.
Robstown, TX

Robert Wollman Planetarium at King High School at 6 pm
Tickets go on sale 30 minutes prior to each show time. There is no late seating. Reservations are not required for the Tuesday evening shows. Tips: The planetarium does get cold at times. For evening shows, it might be a good idea to bring a jacket or sweater.
Cost: Admission (cash or check) Adults $4 Seniors (age 55+): $3, Children (age 4-15) $3, Children under 4 free
Richard King High School
5225 Gollihar Rd.

Owen R. Hopkins Public Library S.T.E.A.M. at 7 pm
Hand on experiments and demonstrations.
Cost: Free
3202 McKinzie Rd.

Wednesday, February 8

La Retama Central Library EX-S.T.R.E.A.M. Fun at 4 pm
Join us for a fun activity for children ages 5 - 12. All materials provided.
Cost: Free
805 Comanche

Corpus Christi Downtown Farmers' Market from 5 to 8 pm
Shop, visit and enjoy shaded seating while you listen to live music and enjoy dinner right on our beautiful bayfront.
Cost: Free
100 N Shoreline Blvd.

Art Center of Corpus Christi Family Art Time from 5 to 7 pm
A kids art project every Wednesday.  FREE for the whole family to enjoy. All ages are welcome (children accompanied by parent/guardian), drop-in art activity, no registration, wear your painting garb!
Cost: Free
100 N Shoreline Blvd.

Photo from Janet Harte Library Native American Drum Circle

Janet F. Harte Public Library Native American Drum Circle at 6 pm
Learn about the local Native American culture as Mr. Running Turtle leads you through a traditional drum circle.
Cost: Free
2629 Waldron Rd.

Ben F. McDonald Public Library Family Night: Story, Craft or Parachute Fun at 6 pm
Stop by and enjoy fun family night activities such as engaging games with our large parachute or an entertaining story & craft!
Cost: Free
4044 Greenwood Dr.

Dr. Clotilde P. Garcia Public Library Family Music and Motion at 7 pm
Join us for some fun with rhythm instruments, songs, and a story! (ages 3-6)
Cost: Free
5930 Brockhampton

Thursday, February 9

Art Museum of South Texas Valentine's Day Teddy Bear Tea Party from 10 to 11:30 am
Bring your favorite stuffed bear (or any other favorite stuffed companion) for a delightful morning of art, storytelling, music, apple juice, and cookies. We’ll even have some fun door prizes. Reserve your spot today - as seating is limited. (If allergies are a concern, you are welcome to bring your snack.) Moms and Tots programs are for children ages 2-5 (preschool) accompanied by an adult helper. RSVPs and payment two business days in advance are required.
Cost: Members: $5 / non-members: $10. Register online or call 361-825-3504.
1902 N Shoreline Blvd.

La Retama Central Library Game Day Fun at 4 pm
Drop by and join us for an afternoon of fun with classic board games, giant connect 4, legos, MineCraft.
Cost: Free
805 Comanche
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