The GREATER Magic Show, Locust Shade Park, Jean C. Smith Amphitheater, 4701 Locust Shade Drive, Triangle. 10:30 a.m. $5 ages 2 and up, $4 groups of 10 or more. 703/792-8780.
“Charlotte’s Web,” Colonial Beach Playhouse, 717 Marshall Ave., Colonial Beach. The archetypal adolescence chance of Wilbur, the alluring adolescent pig, and how he is adored by Charlotte the spider. Through Sunday. $18-$20. 804/214-0517; cbplayhouse.org.
“A Christmas Carol” auditions, Ford’s Theatre Center for Apprenticeship and Leadership, 514 10th St. NW, Washington, D.C. For accouchement ages 7-13. 6-8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Families will be notified if their adolescent is requested for a callback. Callbacks will be captivated Sunday. Rehearsals and performances are appointed for Nov. 5 to Jan. 1, 2020. For added advice and to annals for a specific day, appointment fords.org/work-with-us/auditions.
Storytime and Activities: “Dog Breath” and “Where’s Waldo?” Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 1220 Carl D. Silver Parkway. Celebrating the 30th ceremony of “Where’s Waldo?” and a amusing new book from Dav Pilkey. 11 a.m. 540/785-3504.
“Charlotte’s Web,” Colonial Beach Playhouse. See Friday’s listing.
“A Christmas Carol” auditions, Ford’s Theatre Center for Apprenticeship and Leadership. See Saturday’s listing.
Baby & Me Storytime: “ABCs of Biology,” Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 1220 Carl D. Silver Parkway. For caregivers and accouchement 0-24 months old. 11 a.m. 540/785-3504.
“Charlotte’s Web,” Colonial Beach Playhouse. See Friday’s listing.
Fun Fest: Happy Birthday, CRRL! Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Celebrate CRRL’s 50th altogether with games, activities, refreshments and more. 5-6 p.m. 804/472-3820; librarypoint.org.
Fun Fest: Happy Birthday, CRRL! Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Ave., Colonial Beach. Celebrate CRRL’s 50th altogether with games, activities, refreshments and more. 5-6 p.m. 804/472-3820; librarypoint.org.
Storytime and Activities, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 1220 Carl D. Silver Parkway. 11 a.m. 540/785-3504.
Fun Fest: Happy Birthday, CRRL! Montross Branch, 56 Polk St., Montross. Celebrate CRRL’s 50th altogether with games, activities, refreshments and more. 3-4 p.m. 804/472-3820; librarypoint.org.
The Wiggle’s Party Time Tour! Warner Theatre, 513 13th St. NW, Washington D.C. Dance and sing forth to abstract like “Hokey Pokey,” “Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes,” “Skip To My Lou,” and “Simon Says”; and see the first-ever changeable Wiggle, Emma (the Yellow Wiggle). 6:30 p.m. $40; accouchement beneath 12 months are free. warnertheatredc.com, thewiggles.com.
Animal Analysis Days, Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Washington, D.C. A spotlight on altered animals about the zoo. Includes appropriate demonstrations, activities and opportunities to apprentice about wildlife conservation. Upcoming dates: Oct. 20, Nov. 14 and Dec. 4. See agenda at nationalzoo.si.edu.
Front Backyard Fun, Virginia Building of History and Culture, 428 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond. Adore family-friendly alfresco amateur and toys from yesteryear on the lawn. 11 a.m. to apex every Wednesday. Through Aug. 28. Free; building acceptance not included. 804/340-1800; virginiahistory.org.
“Dino Summer,” Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Washington, D.C. Featuring Erth’s “Dinosaur Zoo Live,” an empiric amphitheater assembly featuring a larger-than-life dinosaurs, and “DinoRoars,” an alfresco display of six massive animatronic dinosaurs that move and roar. Through Aug. 31. Acquirement “Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live” tickets at nationalzoo.si.edu/visit/dino-summer.
Summer Nights Live, Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Fireworks run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Sept. 1. Details and tickets at buschgardens.com.
Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. From July 1 to Sept. 2, visitors ages 18 and adolescent will accept chargeless admission, with the acquirement of at atomic one accepted developed ($24.95 additional tax) or chief ($19.95 additional tax) admission. Up to four kids appointment chargeless (regular adolescence acceptance is $14.95 additional tax). Acquirement tickets online or at the museum’s acceptance desk. 202/292-6100; newseum.org.
“Pompeii: The Immortal City,” Science Building of Virginia, 2500 W. Broad St., Richmond. Through Sept. 3. Acceptance includes all of the museum’s three floors of alternate exhibits. $25 adults, $23.50 ages 6-12, $20 ages 3-5; discounts accessible for military, educators, EBT cardholders and groups. “Pompeii” display alone on Friday continued hours, 5-8 p.m., $15. 804/864-1400; smv.org.
Summer Movie Express, Regal Cinemas. Featuring $1 movies all summer continued with movies on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m.; a allocation of the gain will account the Will Rogers Institute. Through Sept. 4. For accommodating theaters and a complete account of movies, appointment regmovies.com/promotions/summer-movie-express.
Cirque du Soleil: VOLTA, Tysons II in Tysons Corner. A chance of transformation, aggressive in allotment by the adventuresome spirit that fuels the ability of artery sports. Through Sept. 9. $49 and up. cirquedusoleil.com/volta.
“Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!” Science Building of Virginia, 2500 W. Broad St., Richmond. Enter Curious George’s apple and go on a fun math, science and engineering-based adventure. Included with building admission. Through Sept. 15. 804/864-1400; smv.org.
Nature Connects: Art with Lego Bricks, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., Richmond. Features 24 sculptures in 13 displays throughout the garden. Through Sept. 22. Included in approved admission. 804/262-9887; lewisginter.org/nature-connects-lego/
“The Art of Play,” Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., Richmond. Featuring six new alternate sculptures from Virginia artists. Through Sept. 30. $13 adults, $11 seniors, $8 accouchement ages 3-12 (free for accouchement beneath 3). 804/262-9887; LewisGinter.org.
Preschool Palette, Gari Melchers Home and Flat at Belmont, 224 Washington St., Falmouth. Introduce your adolescent to arts apprenticeship in a building ambience with this account award-winning class. Adore hands-on art activities and projects, forth with age-appropriate flat tours, garden walks and stories. 10–11 a.m. Ages 2–5 are accompanied by an adult. $12 child/adult brace ($10 Friends of Belmont). Annals at garimelchers.umw.edu/education/preschool-palette.
Family Time, Children’s Building of Richmond, 1275 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Fredericksburg. Every aboriginal Thursday of the month. Included with admission. 540/656-2233; c-mor.org.
CarMax $1 Ancestors Nights, The Children’s Building of Richmond, 2626 W. Broad St. Captivated the additional Friday of anniversary ages from 5-7:30 p.m. $1 acceptance per being (adults and children). c-mor.org.
Caledon Campfire, Caledon State Park, 11617 Caledon Road, King George. Subject: Nocturnal Species. Adore s’mores and a affairs accustomed by a esplanade ranger. Aug. 30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free. For reservations, alarm 540/ 663-3861.
Storytime and Activities: “A Tale of Two Tribes: A Wetmore Backwoods Story,” Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 1220 Carl D. Silver Parkway. Discover an alluring backwoods breadth analysis and analysis are key. 11 a.m. Aug. 31. 540/785-3504.
Home School Days: Codes and Communication, National Building of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. Acceptance will able several altered types of codes through hands-on projects and challenges. The class will be accessible for acceptance of all ages Sept. 10-11. Families alone charge to participate on one day. Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free. 800/397-7585; usmcmuseum.com.
Family Day: Robotics, National Building of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. Partners from breadth robotics labs and universities will be on duke with alive demonstrations. Sept. 14, apex to 3 p.m. Free. 800/397-7585; usmcmuseum.com.
Preschool Comedy Date: Baby Bots, National Building of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. Participate in robotic-themed storytimes, sing-a-longs and accomplish robot-themed crafts. Sept. 17, 10-11:30 a.m. For ages 5 and under. Free. 800/397-7585; usmcmuseum.com.
“Dog Days,” National Building of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. See alive and account dog demonstrations, and accommodated analysis dog and accomplishment dog organizations. Leashed dogs are welcome; “doggie” abatement breadth abreast the flagpole. Sept. 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. 800/397-7585; usmcmuseum.com.
Heritage Ancestors Day: Hispanic Innovators in Air and Space Ancestors Day, National Air and Space Museum, Independence Avenue at Sixth Street, SW, Washington, D.C. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Ages and apprentice about Hispanic innovators of the accomplished and present. Sept. 21, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. 202/633-2214; airandspace.si.edu.
Family Day: Semper Force, National Building of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. Interact with reenactors from both the Empire and Rebel Alliance; and adore amateur and crafts. Come dressed as your admired Sith Lord or Rebel and attempt in a apparel contest. Oct. 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. 800/397-7585; usmcmuseum.com.
“Peppa Pig’s Adventure,” Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St., Richmond. Sept. 26. For tickets, VIP Party Passes and bout merchandise, appointment peppapigliveus.com.
PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue,” Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St., Richmond. An action-packed, music-filled assembly afterward the ballsy pups from the activated preschool series.Oct. 29-30. altriatheater.com.
PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue,” EagleBank Arena, 4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax. Jan. 31 to Feb. 2, 2020. $21.50 and up; VIP bales available. PAWPatrolLive.com.
Civil War Kids Camp, Aboriginal Day at Chancellorsville, Route 3 West. Boys and girls ages 7 to 14 apprentice about aggressive and noncombatant activity during the Civil War. Enlist as a soldier, booty alternate walking tour, apprehend belief about soldiers’ lives on the battlefield, comedy aeon games, accomplish crafts and apprentice about aeon aliment and ancestors life. Sept. 7, 8:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. $45. Registration borderline is Aug. 30. Limited to 50 kids. Sponsored by the Civil War Civilians of Spottsylvania and Spotsylvania County. 540/785-2168; visitspotsy.com/kids-camp.
Petite Patriots, James Monroe Museum, 908 Charles St., Fredericksburg. An agreeable actual acquaintance for ages 3-6. Anniversary Petite Patriot will accept chargeless admission, read-aloud story, abbreviate and alternate history affirmation and take-home craft. Oct. 12 and Dec. 12. No cost; spots ample up fast. To assets a spot, alarm 540/654-2111 or email [email protected] 540/654-1043; jamesmonroemuseum.org.