Fiestas Patrias Celebration at The Children’s Museum (FREE) Today from 5-8pm
The museum’s celebration of Fiestas Patrias includes a ballet folklorico performance, live mariachi music, traditional games, and craft activities during Free Family Night.
Children’s Books Sale (FREE) Books Priced $1-$2 9/17-9/18
Friends of the Houston Public Library holds its annual, huge children’s book sale, featuring books, CDs, and DVDs for all age levels, as well as parenting books and education resources. Books are priced at $1-$2 each.
Noche Mexican, MECA (FREE) 9/18
Families can enjoy a night of food, drinks, music, and carnival games.
Seuss-ical Celebration, Borders Bookstores (FREE) 9/18
Borders celebrates the premiere of a new PBS Kids show – The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot about That! (based on a series of books by the same name) – which uses characters and rhymes by the late Dr. Seuss to teach preschoolers scientific concepts.
Activities vary by location, but can include a storytime, games, crafts, and more; a costumed character will not appear.