Family fun calendar

  • Wed Dec 21st, 2011 4:55pm
  • Life

Events

Variety Show: 4 and 7 p.m. Dec. 27, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds; edmondscenterforthearts.org. The Washington Council of the Blind presents their annual variety show. Ticket prices vary. To order tickets or for more information call 425-778-3087.

Rockin New Year’s Eve: Noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 31, Imagine Children’s Museum, 1502 Wall St., Everett; 425-258-1006; www.ImagineCM.org. Free to members; general admission $7.95. Children 12 months and under free. Celebrate New Years around the world with music and dance. Make party accessories: 2012 glasses, crazy hats, party poppers, noise makers and more.

Theater

“A Year with Frog and Toad”: Eternally optimistic Frog and perpetually conservative Toad adventure through the seasons in this Broadway musical. The friends plant flowers, swim, enjoy Christmas Eve and simply celebrate the little things in life. Ordinary events become delightfully humorous escapades. This friendship triumphs through challenges and sends a heart-warming holiday message to whole family. Shows at various times through Jan. 15 at Seattle Children’s Theatre, 201 Thomas St.; 206-441-3322; www.sct.org/Index.aspx. All ages.

Exhibits

Design Zone and Puzzle Palooza: Design Zone features 26 interactive stations divided into three categories: engineering and speed; art, architecture and video game design; and music and sound. Puzzle Palooza features puzzles and brainteasers and a 35-foot-tall, Groovik’s Cube, a fully functional three-dimensional puzzle illuminated with LED lights, and moved using controllers on the ground. The exhibits runs through Jan. 2 at Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; free with the price of admission which is $14 for adults; $9 for youth 6 to 15; $7 for kids 3 to 5 and $12 for seniors 65 and over. Children under 3 are free. Call 206-443-2001 or go to pacificsciencecenter.org.