Events for April 15, 2017
Isle of Palms Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 15 at 10am
This is a free event that will feature The Easter Bunny, Jump Castles, Face Painting and Balloon Animals!
The Easter Egg hunt will start at 10am sharp!Find out more »
Kids Club® Pom Pom Bunny
April 15, 2017 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event.Find out more »
Bring a basket for the egg hunts which will take place in the Gardens. Once found, the hard-boiled eggs can be taken to the Stableyards to be dyed. Additionally, children play colonial games, participate in the Egg Roll and Egg Toss, hear classic stories and make Easter crafts. Beyond the Eggstravaganza activities, families may linger at Middleton Place and delight in the day's regular activities all afternoon.Find out more »
Cotton Tales (ages 3-6)
Saturday, April 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library – 1735 N. Woodmere Drive, Charleston, SC 29407: 843-766-2546
Listen to stories and songs about bunnies, and make a bunny finger puppet to take home.
Raindrop Suncatcher (children)
Saturday, April 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Poe/Sullivan’s Island Library – 1921 I’on Avenue, Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482: 843-883-3914
Create a sun catcher using crayons and wax paper.
Everybody loves an Easter Egg Hunt! On Saturday, April 15th, more than 15,000 eggs stuffed with candy and prizes will be spread across the front lawn of Magnolia’s historic plantation house for children to find. Children will be divided into four age groups for the hunt: 2 years and under at 11 am, 3-5 years at noon, 6-8 years at 1 pm, and 9-12 years at 2 pm. Space is limited. Please arrive 30 to 45 minutes before your hunt time.
Several eggs in each age group will include special prizes such as a nature train ride, nature boat ride, giant chocolate bunny or an annual family membership. Prizes may be claimed at the Magnolia office following the hunt.
The Easter Egg Hunt is free with garden admission and for families with annual memberships. Garden admission is $15/adults, $10/children 6 to 12 years and free for children 5 and under. Please note: complimentary passes will not be accepted for this special event. Join our Facebook Group and sign up for our Email List to get event reminders!Find out more »
Too Many Carrots Storytime
Special Event, Children's Event, Storytime (Childrens)
Saturday April 15, 2017 11:00 AM When Rabbit collects too many carrots, which leave him unable to sleep in his cozy burrow, other animals offer to share their homes. Will Rabbit make his way back? Join us to find out at this special springtime Storytime featuring Too Many Carrots. Activities and coloring to follow.
Meet DAVE CICIMURRI, Natural Science Curator at the South Carolina State Museum, on Saturday, April 15 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Summerville-Dorchester Museum. See the video of the huge prehistoric turtle dug out of the Sawmill Branch behind Brandy Mill in 2007, learn about why you can find megalodon teeth and lots of other fossils in our creeks and back yards, and bring your own to see if you can stump the expert!Find out more »
Saturdays, April 1 and 15 at 12:30 p.m.
Dorchester Road Regional Library – 6325 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29418: 843-552-6466
April 1: The Secret Life of Pets. Rated PG; 90 minutes.
April 15: Storks. Rated PG; 89 minutes.
Sigma Saturday (families)
Saturday, April 15 at 1 p.m.
John L. Dart Library – 1067 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403: 843-722-7550
Enjoy a carpentry workshop with members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Ages 2 – 10
Tuesdays, 2pm – 3pm (drop in)
Saturdays, 2pm – 3pm (drop in)
For a healthy lifestyle, it is recommended children do an hour or more of physical activity each day. Drop by the Kids’ Garden (weather permitting) at CML between 2pm – 3pm each Tuesday and Saturday to get active with a Museum Play Specialist. We’ll have activities like balloon badminton, scarf dancing, animal yoga and more! Plus, we’ll talk about healthy eating habits to get little ones excited about fruits and veggies. Let’s Move!Find out more »
EASTER EGG HUNT
Children will gather hidden eggs throughout the center and
find the golden egg for prizes. Join us for this fun family
event with a special guest appearance by the Easter bunny.
Ages 6 &
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The annual Spring Festival is back and promises free fun for the entire family on Saturday, April 15 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm! Children can enjoy a jump castle, inflatable slide, bungee-trampoline, face-painting, balloon animals, spring crafts, and perform on stage with interactive performer John Cusatis. Plus, be sure to bring your camera to snap a photo with the Easter Bunny as he hops through the Village. Enjoy tasty treats from local food vendors including sno-cones, kettle korn, popsicles, BBQ and more.
St. John's Fire Department will host their annual Spring Into Safety event with tours of their fire engines,fire extinguisher training, Escape Planning and Safety Tips and a visit from Sparky the Fire Dog.
Let the kids play while you browse art work from the Seabrook Artists Guild on display during the event. The painters and photographers will hold a show and sale in the street between Indigo Books and GDC Home. Or, stop by the FortyEight - A Wine Bar outdoor bar for a glass of wine or beer.Find out more »
Night at the Museum: Tomb Travelers
Saturday, April 15 at 3:30 p.m.
John’s Island Regional Library – 3531 Maybank Highway, John’s Island, SC 29455: 843-559-1945
Observe history come to life during a collaborative program with the Charleston Museum. Crafts and activities provided; registration requested.