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Thursday, February 2020

Black History Month:

Thursday, February 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Thursday, February 20: Black History Month Purpose Behind the Play: Self-Identity, Music and Movement, Literacy Each Thursday, Pretend City will learn about an influential African American figure in American History. Children will have the opportunity to learn about each figure through stories, songs, art activities, and pictures. Join us every Thursday for a chance to…

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Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Weekend!

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

Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration & Read Across America Day  “You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.”  Dr. Seuss said it best, there’s no need to contest. We’ll read, learn, and play, shout, “hip-hip-hooray!” In honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday, we are celebrating all weekend long with classic stories,…

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Monday, March 2020

Read Across America Day

Monday, March 2 @ 10:00 am

Read Across America Day  Monday, March 2: "You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child." – Dr. Seuss   Today we are joining thousands of children around the nation in celebrating Read Across America Day! Literacy is such an integral part of a child’s academic success…

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Orange County Census Community Table

Monday, March 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Every 10 years, people across the country and in California fill out the Census in order to have an accurate count of all people in the United States. The Census determines California’s federal funding for important community services that help support our families and a fair share of representation in California and Washington D.C. The…

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Daylight Savings – Spring Forward!

Sunday, March 8 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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spring

Spring Forward with Pretend City Sunday, March 10th It’s time to Spring Forward for Daylight Savings. Today, in the museum, we will have helpful activities to understand the concept of Daylight Savings time. Children will also learn how to use clocks to tell time. Our programming will focus on numbers and understanding the concept of time. …

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Celebrate Purim

Monday, March 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Celebrate Purim at Pretend City! Wednesday, March 20 Today, we celebrate this festive Jewish holiday including sweets, storytimes, and art activities. Purim is all about honoring the bravery of Queen Esther and her successful plan to save the Jews. The story helps children learn about courage, bravery and standing up for what's right. Your kids will be able…

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March Baby Steps through Pretend City!

Monday, March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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$10.00
Baby Steps January

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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Way to Play Day, A Package of Learning – March

Friday, March 13 @ 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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The Holi Festival – Learn about the Holiday at Pretend City

Sunday, March 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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The Holi Festival Comes to Pretend City Sunday, March 15 Holi is considered as one of the most revered and celebrated festivals of India and it is celebrated in almost every part of the country. The Festival of Colors is celebrated to mark the arrival of spring.  Join us we venture into another cultural celebration where we…

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School Readiness Fair coming to Pretend City POSTPONED Until Further Notice!

Saturday, March 21 @ 1:00 am
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Pretend City Hosts Annual School Readiness Fair Sponsored by OC Family POSTPONED Until Further Notice! Media Sponsor: Yelp   Is your child ready for school? The Good To Go From Head To Toe’s School Readiness Fair presented by Pretend City Children’s Museum will be postponed until further notice. As an educational non-profit whose focus is…

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