Halloween Window of Wonders!

Just because Halloween will require social distancing this year doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate! Get in the mood with the new Halloween window display, completely viewed from the sidewalk! The centerpiece of this tableau is a haunted dollhouse, made by Bunny with a Toolbelt proprietress’ parents when she was a kid! Now it’s filled with …

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Oregon Zoo Live

Go behind the scenes to meet animals and connect with our animal care staff. Tune in for new videos every week on our Facebook page or watch on YouTube. After each live video, come here for at-home ideas to learn more about these animals and how to help them. The activities, developed by our award-winning education team, are …

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free

Visual Scavenger Hunt

Gilbert House Children's Museum 116 Marion St NE, Salem

Visual Scavenger Hunt Throughout the month of October Visit Salem Riverfront Park and take a stroll along the North and West sides of Gilbert House Children's Museum and see if you can spot the characters hidden in our windows. Once you have found them all, bring your completed checklist to the Parrish House (the green …

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PP&R Ladybug Walk at Pier Park (11:00am)

Pier Park N Bruce Ave and N James St., Portland

Ladybug Walk at Pier Park – 11:00am Ladybug Nature Walks are a way for children ages 0-6 (and an adult) to explore a local Portland park. Walks are child-directed and open-ended. Children learn through questions, observation, and play. Nature educators walk with the families in small groups that move slowly through the park. We stop often, allowing …

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$3 – $9

Drawing Club… Bob Ross Style!

Virtual

This kid-friendly club has no barrier to entry. Draw everything. Draw nothing. Whether you are looking to brush up on your drawing skills or just love watching the drawing process, seasoned artist Isaac Fletcher Weiss is ready to share his thoughts on drawing with you while hopefully making you laugh.

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Oregon Zoo Live

Go behind the scenes to meet animals and connect with our animal care staff. Tune in for new videos every week on our Facebook page or watch on YouTube. After each live video, come here for at-home ideas to learn more about these animals and how to help them. The activities, developed by our award-winning education team, are …

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free

Visual Scavenger Hunt

Gilbert House Children's Museum 116 Marion St NE, Salem

Visual Scavenger Hunt Throughout the month of October Visit Salem Riverfront Park and take a stroll along the North and West sides of Gilbert House Children's Museum and see if you can spot the characters hidden in our windows. Once you have found them all, bring your completed checklist to the Parrish House (the green …

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Cedar Mill & Bethany Community Libraries Storytime at Home

Storytime at Home Monday–Friday | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Facebook: facebook.com/CedarMillLibraries Recorded videos also on YouTube: youtube.com/user/CedarMillLibrary/ Instagram: instagram.com/cedarmilllibrary/ Baby Time Mondays | October 5, 12, 19, 26 | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Songs, rhymes, and stories for babies and their adults.   Songs and Rhymes for Young Children with Marta or Steve Tuesdays | Oct 6, 20 | …

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Free

Milwaukie Ledding Library- Read to the Dogs

Virtual

Watch your child’s confidence grow as they read their favorite books to a therapy dog through virtual interactive reading sessions.  Join Dove Lewis’ Portland Area Canine Therapy Teams for a 30-minute online session.  Register with Dove Lewis.

Free

Sensory Friendly Boo Bash

Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia

Join us for a sensory-friendly Boo Bash experience. This is a special event for families of children with autism or other special needs to provide private, less over-stimulating time to experience the museum. The Boo Bash Festival offers Halloween-inspired activities, costumes, and more without the fright! Explore a straw bale maze, press apples into cider, …

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$7.50

Oregon Zoo Live

Go behind the scenes to meet animals and connect with our animal care staff. Tune in for new videos every week on our Facebook page or watch on YouTube. After each live video, come here for at-home ideas to learn more about these animals and how to help them. The activities, developed by our award-winning education team, are …

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free

Visual Scavenger Hunt

Gilbert House Children's Museum 116 Marion St NE, Salem

Visual Scavenger Hunt Throughout the month of October Visit Salem Riverfront Park and take a stroll along the North and West sides of Gilbert House Children's Museum and see if you can spot the characters hidden in our windows. Once you have found them all, bring your completed checklist to the Parrish House (the green …

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Boo Bash Festival

Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia

Join us for 10 days for Spooktacular fun! The Boo Bash Festival offers Halloween-inspired activities, costumes, and more without the fright! Explore a straw bale maze, press apples into cider, decorate a pumpkin and float it in the regatta, watch weird Dr. Science demos, silkscreen a treat bag, and more! Presented by Hanson Subaru. Special …

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$12.95 – $14.95

Cedar Mill & Bethany Community Libraries Storytime at Home

Storytime at Home Monday–Friday | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Facebook: facebook.com/CedarMillLibraries Recorded videos also on YouTube: youtube.com/user/CedarMillLibrary/ Instagram: instagram.com/cedarmilllibrary/ Baby Time Mondays | October 5, 12, 19, 26 | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Songs, rhymes, and stories for babies and their adults.   Songs and Rhymes for Young Children with Marta or Steve Tuesdays | Oct 6, 20 | …

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Oregon Zoo Live

Go behind the scenes to meet animals and connect with our animal care staff. Tune in for new videos every week on our Facebook page or watch on YouTube. After each live video, come here for at-home ideas to learn more about these animals and how to help them. The activities, developed by our award-winning education team, are …

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free

Visual Scavenger Hunt

Gilbert House Children's Museum 116 Marion St NE, Salem

Visual Scavenger Hunt Throughout the month of October Visit Salem Riverfront Park and take a stroll along the North and West sides of Gilbert House Children's Museum and see if you can spot the characters hidden in our windows. Once you have found them all, bring your completed checklist to the Parrish House (the green …

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Howloween at the Zoo

Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland

Bring your costumed kids to Howloween for treats and safe fun! The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed trick-or-treaters learn about healthy habitats for wildlife in a fun scavenger hunt throughout the zoo. Treat bags are available at the end of the scavenger hunt for an additional fee …

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Milwaukie Ledding Library Grab & Go Crafts

Pick up a free grab & go storytime craft bag and then join our virtual storytime from home. Watch new videos each week on the library’s Facebook(link is external) page or YouTube channel(link is external). Bags available outside the front door while supplies last. Craft for ages 5 & under. https://www.milwaukieoregon.gov/library/storytime-and-grab-go-craft

Free

Boo Bash Festival

Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia

Join us for 10 days for Spooktacular fun! The Boo Bash Festival offers Halloween-inspired activities, costumes, and more without the fright! Explore a straw bale maze, press apples into cider, decorate a pumpkin and float it in the regatta, watch weird Dr. Science demos, silkscreen a treat bag, and more! Presented by Hanson Subaru. Special …

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$12.95 – $14.95

Triskelee Fall Fest

Triskelee Farms 29700 SW Mountain Rd., West Linn

Come for a farm tour and stay for fall farm activities. We will be offering public group tours by appointment only. The tours and activities are all outside, easy to practice social distancing. We will be sanitizing touch-points between groups. Hand sanitizing stations available. Farm tours include feeding goats, alpacas, ostriches, and meeting many more …

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Pearson Field Education Center (Open Saturdays by reservation)

Pearson Field Education Center 201 A E Reserve St, Vacouver

Open by reservation each Saturday from 10am-4pm, the Pearson Field Education Center is the ideal location for youth of all ages to experience STEM education through aviation. We feature a flight simulator lab, vertical wind table, glider building, historic airplanes and collections on display, and various educational programs. To keep our guests, volunteers and staff …

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$6 – $7

Cedar Mill & Bethany Community Libraries Storytime at Home

Storytime at Home Monday–Friday | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Facebook: facebook.com/CedarMillLibraries Recorded videos also on YouTube: youtube.com/user/CedarMillLibrary/ Instagram: instagram.com/cedarmilllibrary/ Baby Time Mondays | October 5, 12, 19, 26 | 10:30 am | Facebook and Youtube Songs, rhymes, and stories for babies and their adults.   Songs and Rhymes for Young Children with Marta or Steve Tuesdays | Oct 6, 20 | …

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Free

Paint Event – Mysterious Forest [FREE]

Virtual

Come create an easy painting with step-by-step instructions and an instructor to help in this Live Paint Event. Free Paint Event for all. No painting skills required. Good for Adults, Kids, or an activity for a family. The event will be streamed on Live Channel

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