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Saturday, February 2019

Youth Leadership Council hosts STEAM Festival

Saturday, February 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

S.T.E.A.M. stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. With our S.T.E.A.M. City celebration, the Pretend City Youth Leadership Council strives to share our passion and knowledge of S.T.E.A.M. with our youngest community members by inspiring a love of S.T.E.A.M. learning in early childhood. Join us at Pretend City Children’s Museum on Saturday, February 23rd…

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Family Autism Night – February

Monday, February 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a special event that provides a sensitive environment for children on the autism spectrum, as well as children with disabilities, and their families. With the help of our Community Play Partners, and Pretend City’s experienced and educated team, discover different activities while exploring the museum and learning to interact with peers. Specifically…

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Saturday, March 2019

Read Across America & Dr. Seuss’ Birthday!

Saturday, March 2 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, March 3 @ 4:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States

Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration & Read Across America Day  Dr. Seuss once said, "You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child." Today, we are joining thousands of children around the nation in celebrating Read Across America Day. Literacy is such an integral part of a…

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Mardi Gras Festivities

Tuesday, March 5 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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mardi gras

Celebrate Mardi Gras!  Tuesday, March 5: "Laissez les bons temps rouler!" is French for “Let the good times roll!” It’s one of the most popular sayings during Mardi Gras. Join us at Pretend City and let the good times roll in our own Mardi Gras celebration! Sing, dance, and bake your way through the museum…

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Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, March 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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ash wednesday

Ash Wednesday at Pretend City Wednesday, March 6: Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent, a Christian observance and preparation for the Easter celebration. Ash Wednesday is one of the most popular and important holy days in the Catholic calendar. Congregate with us as we learn about this religious observance through crafts, stories, and activities.   Purpose Behind…

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Way to Play Day, A Package of Learning – March

Friday, March 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Way to Play

Learning through Purposeful Play - Buy One, Get One FREE Day! Play your way through the city with activities that highlight Physical Development through Health and Safety! We will also be offering FREE developmental, dental, speech and fine/gross motor screenings from various participating health partners and the Good To Go team!  Purpose Behind the Play:…

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Daylight Savings – Spring Forward!

Sunday, March 10 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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spring forward

Spring Forward with Pretend City Sunday, March 10th It’s time to Spring Forward for Daylight Savings. Today in the museum we will have activities that help little ones understand what Daylight Savings is and how we use clocks to tell time. Our programming will focus on numbers and grasping the concept of time.  Purpose Behind the…

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March Baby Steps through Pretend City!

Monday, March 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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$10.00

March Baby Steps through Pretend City Monthly Theme: March into Spring Time: 2:00-3:30p.m. | Infants and Toddlers 18 months & under and grown-ups. For the comfort of our infant guests, no older siblings, please. Purpose Behind the Play: Concept development, curiosity and exploratory behavior, and sensory exploration.  Art Studio: “Footprint Blossoms” Make sure to stop by the Art…

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Youth Leadership Council Hosts European Cultural Event

Saturday, March 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let's Learn about Europe. Pack your bags and grab your passport because we’re about to venture across seas! Saturday, March 16: YLC’s Cultural Event Pretend City’s Youth Leadership Council is thrilled to present a day of exploration as they highlight five European countries. You little traveler will love learning about the cultures, transitions, and histories…

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Sunday, March 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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St. Patrick's Day Celebration It’s the luck of the Irish! Join us for this fun-filled day as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with story time, art, and fun activities. Wear your greenest outfit for our Irish heading home parade at the end of the day.  Purpose Behind the Play: Number concepts, language and communication development,…

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