Usery Park makes it easy to get out and enjoy nature. Go for a hike, or check out their calendar here for special events like Little Desert Explorers for younger kids on Thursday the 17th or the Full Moon Hike and Campfire (2.5 miles) on Friday the 18th. Costs are generally just the $6 per vehicle entrance fee.
Bookmans is located at 1056 S. Country Club. For a full list of events, go here.
Puss in Boots by East Valley Children's Theater
Introduce your kids to theater. Check out this fun show at the Mesa Arts Center continuing through the end of the month. Tickets are $10 a piece. For more info, go here.
Arizona Renaissance Festival
Enjoy Renaissance-themed entertainment, food, activities and shops.
10 am to 6 pm Saturdays and Sundays, Saturday, Feb. 12 to April 3.
12601 E. U.S. 60, southeast of Apache Junction.
Admission: $20 adults, $10 children 5-12 online or at Fry's. Tickets purchased at the festival are $2 more. 60-and-over tickets are $19 and are only available at the festival ticket booth. Go here for more info.
As always, there are plenty of other storytimes and ongoing kids' events to check out. Go to our Local Attractions page, or check out the info on this post here.
Or you can...
Suprise your favorite teen with tickets to Miranda Cosgrove.
Check out Imagination Movers at the MAC next weekend.
Have a fun week and Happy Valentine's Day!