Day-by-Day Spring Break Events
Not really planning ahead? We’ve highlighted some fun events happening each day – take a peek.
Monday, April 1
Hands on Happenings at the KVM
Kalamazoo Valley Museum | 230 North Rose Street, Kalamazoo | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM | 269-373-7990
Enjoy J. Sheppard’s book the Right Number of Elephants and learn how many elephants it takes to pull a train, paint a ceiling, provide shade at the beach, perform a circus, or play cards.
Tuesday, April 2
Marketplace by Kalamazoo Candle | 166 S Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM | 269-532-9816
Drop into Kalamazoo Candle Company where kids can make their own personalized 6.5 oz candles. Aprons and safety goggles provided. Ages 3 -12.
“Can of the Week” Skate at Rollerworld
Rollerworld | 7491 Stadium Drive, Kalamazoo | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM | 269-375-4609
Admission is only $2.50 if you bring Macaroni and Cheese for Rollerworld to donate to Loaves and Fishes.
Wednesday, April 3
Kalamazoo Nature Center | 7000 North Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | 269-381-1574
Kids will have fun learning about spiders through a story, coloring and live animal encounters. This program is geared towards children five and under.
Wednesday, April 4
F.A.W.N. Playgroup at Binder Park Zoo
Binder Park Zoo | 7400 Division Drive, Battle Creek | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM | 269-979-1351
First Adventures With Nature is a playgroup at the zoo that includes an animal presentation, discovery tour, and sensory development activities. This event will focus on animal enrichment: how do zookeepers play with animals? Registration required, suited for ages 2-5, with adult. Fee: $10
Wednesday, April 5
Free Morning Movies (Jumanji)
Goodrich Kalamazoo 10 | 820 Maple Drive, Kalamazoo | 10:00 AM | 269-345-6434
Take in a show for free (FMG member) or only $1 per ticket (non-members). Jumanji will show Friday, Saturday, and Sunday morning.
GLOW at Skyzone
Skyzone | 5103 Portage Road, Kalamazoo | 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM | 269-459-9243
Lasers, blacklight and music transform Skyzone into a dance party after dark for tweens and teens. Attendees must wear neon clothes that illuminate under blacklight.
Wednesday, April 5
Build–a–box NestWatch Workshop
W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary | 12685 East C Avenue, Augusta | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM | 269-671-2510
Future ornithologists or bird enthusiasts: learn how to build your own nest box. This workshop helps you build a box to take home, and gives you the opportunity to contribute your findings to the NestWatch website. Registration required.
Sensory Friendly Movies at Celebration Cinemas
Celebration! Cinema Crossroads & IMAX | 6600 Ring Road, Portage | 10:30 AM | 269-324-7469
Enjoy this sensory friendly showing of Dumbo at Celebration Cinemas. These movies feature brighter lights, limited previews and lower sounds.
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