It is cold and rainy today, and all you probably want to do is stay at home. The fact it is a holiday, President’s Day, makes the idea even more attractive. If you decide you need to get out and go, there is always something for you and your children to enjoy. Find something on the Kid Madison Event Picks Calendar to do and calm that beast. Remember to always call to confirm the event.
Let’s Plan Your Week!
Monday: Tickets for Ballet Arts of Jackson’s (BA) production of Alice in Wonderland are now on sale. The performance dates are Friday through Sunday, March 18-20, at the Carl Perkins Civic Center. Tickets are also on sale for the Mad Tea Party on Saturday and Sunday, March 19-20. Get your tickets today. BA performances usually sell out quickly! Call 731-668-3240 for more information.
Tuesday: Did you know not far from downtown Jackson is the N.C.& St. L. Depot and Railroad Museum (582 South Royal Street, 38301). It is open six days a week and admission is free. Train lovers of all ages will enjoy seeing (and conducting) the HO scale model railroad layout with 500 feet of track and four trains running simultaneously. There are also two different style cabooses and a 1947 dining car on-site for you to step into and imagine riding in as passengers did in the past. Stop in and visit at any time. Call (731) 425-8223 for more information.
Wednesday: Casey Jones Village (30 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson 38305) Education Coordinator Judy Lafont presents a themed story time and activity, and serves refreshments. Children in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to bring their parents or grandparents with them to enjoy reading time at the museum. Call (731) 668-1222 to make your reservation and for more information.
Thursday: It is Kids Skate Free (KSF) day at Magic Wheels for children, ages 10 and younger. Children receive free admission and skate rental with a KSF pass. Register your child for the Kids Skate Free program, which is recognized at a number of skating rinks across the country. Call (731) 664-2069 for more information.
Friday: The Enchantment Under the Sea Father/Daughter Dance will be held at the Selmer Community Center (230 North 5th Street, 38375) in Selmer. This one will be fun for fathers and their daughters to spend an evening together dining and dancing. Pictures will also be taken for remembering the evening. Tickets are $10 a couple and $5 for each additional person attending. The dance is for all ages of daughters/girls. Call (731) 645-3866 for more information.
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