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Delray Beach Kids Calendar

Delray Beach Kids Events, Activities and Family Fun!

Our Delray Beach Kids Calendar includes fun things to do with kids in Delray Beach FL including family events, kids activities in Delray Beach, indoor playgrounds, story times, mommy and me classes, park play dates and more! Occasionally we will also highlight family events in surrounding areas of Boynton Beach, Boca Raton, Lake Worth and West Palm Beach. Please contact us if you would like to add your event to the calendar. For more details on place places in Delray Beach, check out our blog post Things to do with Kids in Delray Beach

Aug
24
Sat
Fall for the Arts Open House @ Arts Garage
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for our Fall for the Arts Open House! We have classes available for both adults and youths including Dance, Acting, Drawing, Drumline and more!

At our Open House:
-Meet the instructors
-Enjoy food and drinks
-Win prizes and giveaways

Save 25% on classes! (Must be in attendance and sign up same day to receive discount)

Aug
26
Mon
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library

Baby Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Pre-literacy class for babies 3 mos. to not yet walking. Have fun bonding with your baby while listening to stories, music, rhymes and movement.

Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library
Aug 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library

Toddler Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Puppets, stories, rhymes, music and movement for children walking to 24 months. Located in the children’s room: enter through main door, make first left (past front desk) and the room will be on your left in the children’s area behind the iPad stations.

Brain BITS @ Delray Beach Library
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brain BITS @ Delray Beach Library

Build-Innovate-Tinker
A hands on experience time for kids and their parents. You will find stations with STEM kits such as little bits, cubelets and snap circuits to try something new, along with stations filled with Lego, Kinex and more. This is a time for creativity, collaboration and play. Kids love learning and time spent with family. We offer new challenges to make you think, share accomplish.

Drop in! Ages 5 and up

Aug
27
Tue
Preschool Story Time Special: Dog Days of Summer @ Hagen Ranch Road Library
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

It’s a day to enjoy our furry friends with stories, songs and a craft. “Tales” will be wagging at this canine celebration. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

Turtle Tales @ Delray Beach Library
Aug 27 @ 10:00 pm – 10:45 pm
Turtle Tales @ Delray Beach Library

Toddler Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

An imaginative and interactive story time for ages 2-3 yrs. filled with music, puppets, stories, movement, feltboards and fingerplays.

Aug
28
Wed
Full STEAM Ahead Special: S’mores Stories, Please! @ Hagen Ranch Road Library
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us around the ‘campfire’ while we make marshmallow poppers and listen to some (more?) stories. Snacks provided. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

Aug
29
Thu
Little Explorers @ Delray Beach Library
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Playing trains libraryTouch, play, and learn with hands-on fun! Explore a train table, work bench, cooking corner, puppets and more. An open play sensory program built around enhancing children’s social skills. Also a great time for parents to connect.

Ages 2-5 years old

Aug
31
Sat
Weeds & Watermelon – Family Volunteer Day @ Delray Beach Children's Garden
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for a family volunteer day to prepare the garden for a new season. We welcome all ages to participate in a fun day of community service together. We need help weeding, mulching, planting, tidying and preparing the grounds for our season re-open in September. We will provide tools, watermelon and ice water. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes and bring a hat and sunscreen. We are so grateful for your support and excited for new enhancements to our garden.

Sep
2
Mon
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library

Baby Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Pre-literacy class for babies 3 mos. to not yet walking. Have fun bonding with your baby while listening to stories, music, rhymes and movement.

Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library

Toddler Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Puppets, stories, rhymes, music and movement for children walking to 24 months. Located in the children’s room: enter through main door, make first left (past front desk) and the room will be on your left in the children’s area behind the iPad stations.

Sep
3
Tue
Turtle Tales @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 3 @ 10:00 pm – 10:45 pm
Turtle Tales @ Delray Beach Library

Toddler Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

An imaginative and interactive story time for ages 2-3 yrs. filled with music, puppets, stories, movement, feltboards and fingerplays.

Sep
5
Thu
Mother, Nature and Me @ Delray Beach Children's Garden
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mother, Nature and Me @ Delray Beach Children's Garden

Mother, Nature and Me at the Delray Beach Children’s Garden is our popular early childhood nature exploration class for children ages 0-5 and their caregiver. Enjoy nature craft, storytime, garden exploration, and sensory water play. This vibrant gathering is a wonderful time for families to bond in nature together and for young explorers to dig, climb, socialize and play. $5 per child (ages 1+)

Due to the popularity of this class, we recommend that you register online prior to class so we can begin playtime right as you enter our gates.

  1. If this is your first visit, please sign our Waiver online.
  2. Purchase your ticket prior to arrival
  3. Show us a copy of your receipt on your phone when you arrive

Thursdays, 10:00 am – 11:00 am, Cost $5 (or class pack of 5 for $20), Members receive a 20% discount

http://www.delraybeachchildrensgarden.org/tickets-products/mother-nature-me

Creative Kids Club @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Creative Kids Club @ Delray Beach Library

Fun-filled hour creating crafts, making non-baking desserts, conducting science experiments and much more. Ages 5-8.

Sep
6
Fri
Jr. Marine Bio Night @ Under Blue Waters
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jr. Marine Bio Night @ Under Blue Waters

Do your kiddos ever wonder what its like to be Marine Biologist?

This program is for children age 5-15 who love the beach and dream about having a career working with the ocean! Sit beachside as our skilled and knowledgeable Marine Science Instructors reign over a variety of topics in the Marine World, careers, and fields to venture into.

Dive under the wondrous world of Marine Biology as we learn about some of the most fascinating marine life, their behavior, interaction with the environment and other fun topics!

All classes are exciting, fun, and interactive including a take home craft, hands-on project/experiments, team-building games,and more.

  • Under Pressure: Exploring Ocean Zones
    07/05/2019
     – 07/05/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • Making Sense of Sharks
    07/12/2019 – 07/12/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    08/02/2019 – 08/02/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • Life of a Lobster: Lobster Season Rules and Regulations 
    08/09/2019 – 08/09/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    09/06/2019 – 09/06/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Mothers Natures Recipe: Weather tides, and currents.
    09/13/2019 – 09/13/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    10/04/2019 – 10/04/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • Lighting up the sea: Bioluminescence
    10/11/2019
     – 10/11/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    11/01/2019 – 11/01/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • A Sea Turtles Journey
    11/08/2019 – 11/08/2019   F, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Reserve 5 nights and get the 6th free! Discount applied at checkout.

Do your kiddos ever wonder what its like to be Marine Biologist?

This program is for children age 5-15 who love the beach and dream about having a career working with the ocean! Dive under the wondrous world of Marine Biology as we learn about some of the most fascinating marine life, their behavior, interaction with the environment and other fun topics! All classes are exciting, fun, and interactive including either: a take home craft, hands-on project/experiments, team-building games and more.

Each class includes pizza dinner and a fridge worthy certificate. After 6 classes students earn their Jr. Marine Biologist Award!.

Ages 5-15
$20 per session or $100 for 6 classes.
Includes: Pizza and certifications.

Sep
7
Sat
Scarecrow Planter @ Home Depot - East Delray
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Harvest the fun during our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a scarecrow planter. Your young farmer can learn how a seed grows while you help them construct a festive home for their plant.

They will sand, glue, and paint pieces of wood to create this holiday planter. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times.

All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

Clay Pot Scarecrow @ Michael's Craft Store
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making a clay pot scarecrow . Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event.
Eco Lunchbox w/ Macaroni Kid & DBCG @ Delray Beach Children's Garden
Sep 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Want to make YOUR mark on minimizing plastics and unnecessary waste in your kiddos lunchbox this school year?
Join Macaroni Kid and the Delray Beach Children’s Garden on Saturday, September 7th at 10:30 am for “Eco Lunchbox.” Children will craft their own reusable waxed wraps in this hands-on workshop.

Sep
8
Sun
Family Fun Day at Silverball @ Silverball Pinball Museum
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Fun Day at Silverball @ Silverball Pinball Museum

Sunday is Family Funday at Silverball Pinball Museum in Delray Beach, FL.

Sunday- Family Day (Half day)
$45 up to 4 people, all additional $10 each


NOTE: Large parties/events on Sunday’s without reservation will be required to pay a minimum table,facility, or room rental fee and may be exempt from promotional daily rates. Inquire within.

Sep
9
Mon
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Oh Baby Storytime @ Delray Beach Library

Baby Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Pre-literacy class for babies 3 mos. to not yet walking. Have fun bonding with your baby while listening to stories, music, rhymes and movement.

Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Tales for Tadpoles @ Delray Beach Library

Toddler Storytime at the Delray Beach Library

Puppets, stories, rhymes, music and movement for children walking to 24 months. Located in the children’s room: enter through main door, make first left (past front desk) and the room will be on your left in the children’s area behind the iPad stations.

Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Club @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

THIS IS AN 8 WEEK AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM. EACH WEEK CHILDREN WILL BE INTRODUCED TO A NEW RECIPE AND LEARN COOKING FUNDAMENTALS. CHILDREN WILL LEARN NUTRITIONAL BASICS, COOKING, FOOD SAFETY, AND HAVE FUN EXPLORING AND CRITIQUING DIFFERENT TASTES.

Ages 7-10

Organizer: Ms. Marie

Brain BITS @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brain BITS @ Delray Beach Library

Build-Innovate-Tinker
A hands on experience time for kids and their parents. You will find stations with STEM kits such as little bits, cubelets and snap circuits to try something new, along with stations filled with Lego, Kinex and more. This is a time for creativity, collaboration and play. Kids love learning and time spent with family. We offer new challenges to make you think, share accomplish.

Drop in! Ages 5 and up

Sep
10
Tue
Miss Marcia’s Music Round @ Delray Beach Library
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Miss Marcia's Music Round @ Delray Beach Library

Children sing, dance and discover different musical instruments in this lively music program. Early literacy will be highlighted!

Ages 0-5 and their caregivers!

Nature Education Cooperative @ Delray Beach Children's Garden
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nature Education Cooperative @ Delray Beach Children's Garden

Collaborative Learning at the Delray Beach Children’s Garden

Enrollment for Session 1 of the Nature Education Cooperative, our homeschool and early learning co-op, is now open.

NEC Session 1 begins Tuesday, September 10. This program offers hands-on educational curriculum in science, math, language and the arts for children ages 3-7 in our beautiful outdoor classroom. Using Montessori learning tools, child-led learning concepts, and a nature school philosophy, we will journey together on an empowering collaborative learning experience. Parent/Caregiver participation is required in our cooperative program. For more information, please visit our co-op page.

Please note that there are three co-op sessions per year and 13 classes each session. Each session is available for purchase as a package for the entire 13 classes. Due to overwhelming response for enrollment, week-to-week registration is no longer available. Please see program guidelines for more details.