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3 6 Baby Rhyme Time, 10:15 a.m. Rhythm & Rhyme Time, 10:15 24, 25
SanTan Family Fun Arrives! Pick Gobbler Tiles, all day, Mind Chandler Sunset Library. Bring a.m. Chandler Sunset Library. Clap,
Fall Foliage Finale Festival,
it up the first Saturday of each
Over Splatter. Make Little baby and a blanket for tickles,
Call 480-732-0250 or
stomp, and dance to the beat
month in Section A+ of the SanTan
Gobbler handprint tiles. bounces, clapping, circle games
11 a.m.-3 p.m., Boyce Thompson
with music, bells, beanbags and
Sun News to plan your month.
All ages. $9. Registration and more. Ages newborn-15
required. 64 S. San Marcos Pl., months. Free. 4930 W. Ray Rd.,
more. All ages. Free. 4930 W. Ray
Arboretum. See 40-foot-tall
to sponsor this calendar!
Chandler. 480-899-1174. Chandler. 480-782-2844.
Rd., Chandler. 480-782-2844.
Chinese Pistachio trees dressed in
Saturday Art: Japanese Rock
brilliant fall colors ranging from
Garden, 3-6 p.m. Olpin Art Center.
6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 27, 29
Yoga & Books, 9:30 a.m.-noon,
vivid red to pumpkin-orange and
Create a miniature Japanese rock
Stroller Strength, 9:30 a.m.
East West Exchange Books, Gifts & Safe Kids, 10 a.m.-noon,
Tue., 9:45 a.m. Thu., Mountainside
Garden on Nov. 3, and glaze it on
Practices. Michael Moorehead, age Andersen Jr. High School. Children
gold. Enjoy entertainment beneath
Fitness. Mommies and their
12, signs copies of his illustrated
learn how to recognize, prevent
the trees, falling leaves and spiced
Family meals boost
Nov. 10. Ages 8 and older. $40. 141
babies ages newborn-3 exercise
W. Boston St., Chandler. 480-812-
book, The Student From Zombie
together. Free for members, $10
and overcome dangers facing apple cider. All ages. $7.50 ages
Island: Conquering the Rumor
nonmembers. 1920 S. Alma School
them, as well as how to deal with
Monster, from 10:30 a.m. to noon
13 and older, $3 ages 5-12, free
Rd., Chandler. 480-732-9777.
and give kids free balloons while
strangers and survive a kidnapping
ages 4 and younger. Located 45
supplies last. Come early and
or abduction attempt in a fun
Teddy Bear Picnic, 10:15 a.m. 7
get a free yoga class for children
environment that is not scary or
minutes east of Mesa on U.S. 60
Chandler Sunset Library. Enjoy Fall Fun with Moms Club
ages 5-13 from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
intimidating. Ages 5-12. $26. near Milepost 223. 520-689-2811.
bear stories, songs, crafts and
of Chandler NE, 11 a.m.-1
Free. 2051 W. Warner Rd., Suite Preregistration required. 1255 N.
games with your favorite plush
p.m. This fall open house for
19, Chandler. 480-855-6010. Dobson Rd., Chandler. Info: 480-
animal during a picnic in the
stay-at-home parents and their
park. All ages. Free. 4930 W. Ray
children celebrates the season
782-2718. Register: 480-782-2641
Rd., Chandler. 480-782-2844.
with activities, games and food
at Espee Park. All ages. Free. 450
Kitchen Kids, 4 p.m. In-Pockets.
Holiday Concert presented by
Just 4 Kids 3, 10, 17
E. Knox Rd., Chandler. 480-220-
Learn to make cinnamon rolls,
Menorah Craft, all day, Mind Tempe Symphony Orchestra,
Family Art Classes, 9-10:30
sample your work and take
Over Splatter. Make a Family
7:30 p.m., ASU Gammage. All
a.m. Saturdays. Olpin Art Center.
some home to share. Ages 5 and
Menorah for Hanukkah. All
7, 14, 21, 28
ages. Free. 40 E. Gammage
Families enjoy art projects
younger. $10. Preregistration ages. $6 studio fee for the
Wildflower Kids Hour, 3:30 p.m.
City of Chandler
appropriate for all ages. Make
Kids make crafts and enjoy milk
required. 40 S. San Marcos Pl., entire family. Registration
Pkwy., Tempe. 480-350-5287.
salt-dough turkeys Nov. 3, clay
and cookies while parents relax
Chandler. 480-726-BAKE (2253).
required. 64 S. San Marcos Pl.,
tile paintings on Nov. 10 and
at both stores. The Gilbert store
watercolor leaf paintings on Nov. also features a singer/storyteller.
Friday Funshop, 4-6 p.m. Olpin
17. $15 for the first two people, Ages 4-10. Free. Chandler Fashion
Story Time Tuesday, 10:30
Alfie (costume character) visits,
$5 for each additional participant. Center, 3111 W. Chandler Blvd.,
a.m. Mind Over Splatter. Kids
1-3 p.m., PETCO. The adorable
Art Center. Make colorful leaf
Preregistration required. 141 W.
480-821-8200; or Gilbert, 3425
of all ages listen to a classic
beagle character from Alfie’s
creatures. Ages 5 and older with
Boston St., Chandler. 480-812-
E. Baseline Rd., 480-507-9565.
story and make a related craft.
$7 per child. Registration
Bark Mitzvah joins his creator, a parent. Free. 141 W. Boston
required. 64 S. San Marcos Pl., author Shari Cohen, and Cantor
St., Chandler. 480-812-8202.
4, 11, 18, 25
Dinosaur Dig, 4 p.m., Riparian
Chandler. 480-899-1174. Marcelo Gindlin, who sings on the
Someburros! Mariachi Night,
Preserve at Water Ranch. Unearth
companion CD, for a fundraiser
7 p.m. Bring the family and
the remains of the largest reptiles
and book signing. Ten percent of
request your favorite song. Kids
that once roamed the area. Ages
Raku Arts & Crafts Festival,
book sales during the event and The 39th Fall Tempe Festival
5 and older. $5. Preregistration
5-10 p.m. Nov. 16, 10 a.m.-6
dance the night away while
all proceeds from photos taken
of the Arts, 10 a.m.-dusk Nov.
required. 775 N. Greenfield
p.m. Nov. 17, sponsored by The
mom and dad have dinner.
with Alfie are donated to PETCO
Rd., Gilbert. 480-503-6744.
Potter’s Edge, City of Chandler and
30-Dec. 2, downtown Tempe. Visit
Gilbert location only. Stapley
Elks Lodge, historic downtown
Foundation to help needy pets.
and Baseline. 480-755-TACO.
Chandler. Enjoy Japanese Pet adoptions, a collection of
more than 450 fine artists and
9, 16, 30
music and dance, crafting nonperishable pet supplies, songs
crafters showing their works and
5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 26, 29 Food Drive Friday, all day.
demonstrations, hands-on arts and
and free pet treats are all part of giving demonstrations in a street
Fit Kids, 9:30 a.m. Mon., 9 a.m. Mind Over Splatter. Bring in
crafts, children’s games, food and
the fun. All ages. Free admission.
festival atmosphere. Families enjoy
Thu., Mountainside Fitness. two cans of nonperishable
art for sale. Witness a Japanese Tea
1860 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler.
Children ages 3-6 get fit with
food for United Food Bank of
Ceremony several times each day.
street performers, music, the Kids
games, drills, music, singing
Chandler and receive $4 off the
All ages. Free admission. Along
Innovation Station with hands-
and more. $5 nonmembers, free
studio fee. 64 S. San Marcos
Arizona Avenue between Boston
members. 1920 S. Alma School
Pl., Chandler. 480-899-1174.
and Buffalo streets. 480-786-8003.
on art making and educational
Rd., Chandler. 480-732-9777.
experiences, festival fare and
more. All ages. Free admission;
5, 12, 19, 26
Family Ceramics presented by
17 presented by Kids Celebrate, 10
Kids Yoga, 9:30 a.m.,
Kids Celebrate, 10 a.m. Chandler
Saturday Art: Leaf Art, 3-6
a.m. Chandler Downtown Library.
free parking and shuttle rides are
Downtown Library. Jed Cossonay p.m. Olpin Art Center. Using
Mountainside Fitness. Focus on
A Pilgrim shares Thanksgiving
available at the northwest corner
of Mom & Babies Ceramics works watercolor and colored pencil,
posture basics and fun exercise.
stories, and children make a simple
with kids and their caregivers to make two projects inspired by
of Rio Salado and Hardy (every 15
Ages 3 and older. $5 nonmembers,
make cornucopias. Ages 5-16. Free. the beautiful colors of fall leaves.
craft. Ages 5 and younger. Free.
minutes to event perimeter). Event
$3 members. Preregistration
Preregistration required. 22 S. Ages 8 and older. $25. 141 W.
Preregistration required. 22 S.
is along Mill Ave. and adjacent side
required. 725 W. Warner Rd.,
Deleware St., Chandler. 480-782- Boston St., Chandler. 480-812-
Deleware St., Chandler. 480-782-
Gilbert. 480-814-8675. 2807. www.chandlerlibrary.org
. 8202. www.olpinartcenter.com
. 2807, www.chandlerlibrary.org
streets, Tempe. 480-921-2300.
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