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  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Dark Night, Star Light Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    Friday, March 24, 8 - 9:30 p.m. Ages 6 yrs. - adult. Free. Kick off spring break with a great peek at the stars on this moonless night. Star light falls everywhere on Earth. What is it and how is it ...

  • Seed Starting Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    Jump start your summer garden and save money by starting your vegetables and flowers indoors now. A CSU Master Gardener teaches how to start plants from seed using scientifically proven methods. Class...

  • Seed Swap and Giveaway Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    All ages. Do you want to try some new vegetable varieties this year? Bring your unused or unwanted seed packets and see what is available to pick up. We will have many different flowers as well as v...

  • Self Defense Class - Teens & Adults Kids and Families

    This two-hour ranger designed program includes psychological and physical self-defense techniques. You'll learn how to avoid and prevent unsafe situations and develop skills and techniques to physical...

  • Hands Dirty, Feet Wet Nature Playdates Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    All ages. Bring your children for a nature playdate in our new “Nature: Explore” space, where they can climb on logs, jump stump to stump, build forts, dig in the dirt and connect with their world...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Kite Making Classes at Majestic View Nature Center Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    Friday, March 31, 4 - 5 p.m.; Saturday, April 1 at 9, 10, 11 a.m. and 1 and 2 p.m. Ages 4-10 yrs., $5 per person (All materials included in fee). Assemble, decorate and take home your own sled kite. ...

  • Arvada Reservoir Opens Kids and Families

    Arvada Reservoir 2017 Fishing Season Opens...

  • Arvada After Dark: April Fool's Prank War Kids and Families

    Get your prankster on and bring your best tricks to help your team win the Prank War! You'll feel like a fool if you miss all the fun. Registration begins March 18 at the library, by phone or online. ...

  • Kite Making Classes at Majestic View Nature Center Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    Friday, March 31, 4 - 5 p.m.; Saturday, April 1 at 9, 10, 11 a.m. and 1 and 2 p.m. Ages 4-10 yrs., $5 per person (All materials included in fee). Assemble, decorate and take home your own sled kite. ...

  • Arvada Kite Festival Kids and Families

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    Please visit the Arvada Festivals commission website for details!...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Drop In Discovery Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    First Thursday and Third Monday at 10:00 a.m. All ages, Free. Investigate the amazing natural world from the Nature Center. Explore different themes using hands on activities, books, puzzles, crafts,...

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Apex PRD Annual Bunny Breakfast Kids and Families

    An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast served from 9-9:30 am. Afterwards, kids can meet the Easter Bunny, play games and take a ride on the Easter Bunny Express. Adults must accompany children; ages two...

  • Apex PRD Egg Hunt Kids and Families

    Apex PRD sponsored egg hunt. For more information, visit their website....

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Drop In Discovery Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    First Thursday and Third Monday at 10:00 a.m. All ages, Free. Investigate the amazing natural world from the Nature Center. Explore different themes using hands on activities, books, puzzles, crafts,...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Apex PRD Free Bike Rodeo Kids and Families

    Get ready for a safe and fun cycling season! Safety skill-building activities, obstacle courses, free bike safety checks, free bike helmets (supplies limited) and lots more....

  • Free Informational Workshops for Earth Day Kids and Families

    Learn about topics such as: The Radical Underground: Soil Health; Natural Bees and Pollinators; Dirt versus Soil: The Dust Bowl Vermiculture; Edible Art: Garnishing with Vegetables; Creating Natural D...

  • 9 Health Fair Kids and Families

    Comprehensive, convenient and affordable health screenings. Everyone who purchases a screening will receive a free Vitamin B-12 screening. B-12 is important for the brain and nervous system and blood ...

  • Park Rx Day Kids and Families

    Join forces with parks, communities, and healthcare providers all across the country to celebrate the 2nd National Park Prescriptions Day. Park prescriptions is founded on the idea that parks can be g...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Olde Town Water Fountain Opens Kids and Families

    @Olde Town Square

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    The Olde Town Water Fountain will be open May 1 thru September 30. View schedule and Fountain rules on the Olde Town Fountain webpage....

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Drop In Discovery Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    First Thursday and Third Monday at 10:00 a.m. All ages, Free. Investigate the amazing natural world from the Nature Center. Explore different themes using hands on activities, books, puzzles, crafts,...

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Shrine of St Anne Church Melodrama: 'Seussified' Kids and Families

    The Shrine of St Anne Church will present it's annual Melodrama Play in the school cafeteria. All proceeds to benefit the Arvada Food Bank. The show this year is a "Seussified" spoof of Shakespeare's ...

  • Shrine of St Anne Church Melodrama: 'Seussified' Kids and Families

    The Shrine of St Anne Church will present it's annual Melodrama Play in the school cafeteria. All proceeds to benefit the Arvada Food Bank. The show this year is a "Seussified" spoof of Shakespeare's ...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Drop In Discovery Kids and Families

    @Majestic View Nature Center

    First Thursday and Third Monday at 10:00 a.m. All ages, Free. Investigate the amazing natural world from the Nature Center. Explore different themes using hands on activities, books, puzzles, crafts,...

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Arvada Library Family Time Kids and Families

    @Arvada Library

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings. Link to Jefferson County Public Libraries website for updates....

  • Family Time Standley Lake Library Kids and Families

    Everyone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing! Visit the Jeffco Public Library webpage for updates....

  • Trails Day Kids and Families

    For information on the Annual Trails Day event visit the Arvada Festivals website listed below!...

  • Sand in the City Kids and Families

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    The Arvada Chamber of Commerce’s annual Sand in the City Festival is Arvada’s signature event and Colorado’s premiere beach party. The two-day festival offers fun for the entire family. ...

  • Sand in the City Kids and Families

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    The Arvada Chamber of Commerce’s annual Sand in the City Festival is Arvada’s signature event and Colorado’s premiere beach party. The two-day festival offers fun for the entire family. ...

  • National Night Out Kids and Families

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    Olde Town Square. 57th and Olde Wadsworth Boulevard. Residents of Arvada are asked to join Americans across the country by turning on their porch lights to turn off crime. ...