Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Week
This week's must-do fun for the family (June 19-22).
Attend a special storytime at Whispering Hope Farm on June 20 at 10am.
Whispering Hope Farm
Check out a new interactive and educational exhibit, visit a local farm, and watch indoor and outdoor theatrical performances. Trying to figure what all the rage is about Charlotte's food truck scene? Read our list of where to find the best food trucks, and see what you should order!
Dino Safari: A Prehistoric Adventure
Visit the latest exhibit at The Schiele Museum and travel back in time to the era of Mesozoic Dinosaurs. See full-bodied models of creatures, observe predators, see dino fossil specimens, explore the Dino Safari Lab, and more. Runs through Dec. 31. 9am-5pm. The Schiele Museum of Natural History, 1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia.
Story Time with Sheeba the Sheep.
Farm resident Sheeba has a story to share with the kids. Afterwards, pet the animals in the barn, play on the playground, or take a horse ride. 10am. Whispering Hope Farm, 1405 Crowders Creek Road, Gastonia.
SEE ALSO: Kid-Friendly Performances in Charlotte.
Bright Star Children's Theatre at Veterans Park.
Watch a free performance by the touring company Bright Star Children's Theatre in the park. 10am. Veterans Park, 118 S. Main St., Kannapolis.
Annie: The Musical.
Sing along with little orphan Annie and her dog Sandy as she seeks out happiness and adventure in 1930s New York City. See website for showtimes. Duke Performance Hall, 207 Faculty Drive, Davidson.
Renee Roberson is a Charlotte-area mom who loves showing her two kids around the Queen City every chance she gets.