Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Week
This week's must-do fun for the family (Feb. 20-23).
Spend some quality time with family on your extra day off and check out historical events in the area and get to know the story behind President's Day. Voting is also now open for the 2017 Readers' Favorites Awards. Vote for your favorites and be entered to win a a family 4-pack of tickets to Carowinds.
Bring the family for an outing that will shed life on this holiday and why we celebrate the accomplishments of George Washington Abraham Lincoln, including a special story time. 11:15am and 2:15pm. 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.
Spend the evening indulging in all things chocolate with other teams and cookie-tower building and M&M counting. Registration required. 5pm. Fort Mill Public Library, 1818 2nd Baxter Crossing, Fort Mill.
What are trilobites and how did they become extinct millions of years before the dinosaurs? This exhibit features specimens from five geological periods that span over a million years. 9am-5pm. The Schiele Museum of Natural History, 1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia.
Puppet Show and Story Time.
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library storytellers will present a special puppet show for the children. 11:30am. ImaginOn: The Joe and Joan Martin Center, 300 E. 7th St.
SEE ALSO: First Time at Overnight Camp
Renee Roberson is a Charlotte-area mom who loves showing her two kids around the Queen City every chance she gets.