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03.01.2017

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Ballet in the Park

Free annual event for the community at Travis Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, family, and friends to enjoy snippets of large productions performed by Ballet San Antonio!
There will be a class and Q&A beginning at 6:00 pm. The performance will begin at 7:00.

When: Saturday, March 11 at 6 PM - 9 PM

Where: Travis Park 301 E Travis St, San Antonio, Texas 78205

For more information click here

11th Annual Fest of Tails Kite Festival and Dog Fair!

The event will showcase food and live music, arts and crafts, dogs of all sizes and breeds, and a sky full of kites! Everyone is encouraged to bring a blanket and lawn chair to watch the spectacular air show. Bring your favorite kite and participate in the community flying exhibition. Kites will also be available for purchase at the festival.

When: Festival is March 18th & 19th from 9am-4pm.

Where: McAllister Park 13102 Jones-Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, Texas 78247

Check out the Facebook link here for more details

Univision Fan Fair at La Villita

The Univision family is putting on a fun family friendly event on March 17, 18, and 19 at La Villita Maverick Plaza (418 Villita Street - San Antonio, TX 78205).   You can get autographs from your favorite music artists performing live at the Univision Fan Fair and meet your favorite talent from our Univision stations: Univision 41, Que Buena 92.9, Tejano and Proud KXTN 107.5, 98.5 The Beat #1 for Hip Hop and R&B, and Yo! 95.1 Classic Jams.

Click here for details


ONGOING OPPORTUNITIES:

Free crafts for Kids at your local Lakeshore Learning Store!


Enjoy creating a fun, new craft each week. March crafts include an awesome Pencil holder, Lots O’ Luck hat, Electric Guitar and so much more.

From 11:00am to 3:00pm

Ages 3+

Classes meet every Saturday of the month! Check out their website here

Visit the McNay for Free

The McNay Museum has provided free passes for CASA Advocates to take their CASA children.  Passes can be picked up at the CASA office.

Visit the Witte Museum every Tuesday for free!

Every Tuesday from 3-8 pm, the Witte Museum is free for you and your CASA kids. Be sure to take advantage of all of the enhanced activities and programs for free!

The Witte Museum is a staple of San Antonio and showcases science, natural history, health, and heritage of early South Texas and the surrounding environments. Free admission includes entrance to all permanent exhibits, the South Texas Heritage Center, and the HEB Body Adventure.

For more information about the Witte Museum and their other events, check their website here!

Toddler Time!

Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. This event is held at miscellaneous libraries.  Click here for a listing of locations and times. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. No RSVP or admission required!

San Antonio Museum of Art

The San Antonio Museum of Art offers free admission twice a week on Tuesdays from 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Children 12 and under are always free.

Visit their website for more unique events and opportunities!

Slab Cinema Offers Free Outdoor Movies!

Want to take your CASA kid to a unique movie experience? Slab Cinema, a local movie company, offers movies in the unique outdoor locations all over the city that you can take part of! The films are sponsored by local organizations around San Antonio like the San Antonio River Authority, the City of San Antonio, and the San Antonio Museum of Art (SAMA).

You can find all of the show times here!

San Antonio Aquarium

The San Antonio Aquarium offers free admission to all foster children.  The San Antonio Aquarium welcomes everyone to enjoy the unique interactive experiences found within, and is especially excited to introduce children and families to the world beneath the ocean’s surface.  Guests are encouraged to hand feed sharks, rays, birds, and fish, or to get up close and personal with many of the reptiles and other animals on exhibit. 

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