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(un)Bored Kids: Ducks and pucks

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained this weekend? Check out these highlights of local family-friendly events:

Looff Carrousel - Now Open
The historic Riverfront Park attraction reopened today for 2015 after its annual spring cleaning. See Our Weekly Pick for Families for more information.

“Honk! Jr.”
Enjoy a family-friendly musical production adapted from the Hans Christian Andersen story “The Ugly Duckling” at Bing Crosby Theatre, presented by Christian Youth Theatre Spokane.
Event: Friday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 28, 3 & 7 p.m.; Sunday, Mar. 1, 3 p.m.

Honk! Jr.

“The Legend of Pocahontas”
Christian Youth Theatre North Idaho presents a musical that follows the story of the Pocahontas and her encounter with 17th century Jamestown settlers at The Salvation Army Kroc Center.
Event: Friday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 28, 3 & 7 p.m.; Sunday, Mar. 1, 3 p.m.

“Marlene, Marlene Queen of Mean” Storytime and Craft
Kids ages 3-7 will enjoy a story and craft time at Auntie’s Bookstore to learn about what to do when people aren’t so nice. [Free]
Event: Saturday, Feb. 28, 11 a.m.

“Akeelah and the Bee”
South Hill Library hosts a screening of a movie about a young girl who is determined to compete in the National Spelling Bee. [Free]
Event: Saturday, Feb. 28, 2 p.m.

Spokane Chiefs Hockey
Watch the Chiefs play the Tri-City Americans at the Spokane Arena on Breast Cancer Awareness Night. Enter to win game-worn Chiefs helmets from the game.
Event: Sat. Feb. 28, 7:05 p.m.

Baby Fair 2015
Head to the Spokane Convention Center for education, entertainment, seminars, free samples, prizes and more at this event for expecting parents and families with young children. [Free admission for kids age 12 and younger]
Event: Sunday, Mar. 1, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Want more? Visit spokane7.com/family for kid-friendly activities and events in Spokane and North Idaho.