Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to do this weekend, check the Events Calendar on Metro Parent-PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.
Friday, November 6th
First Friday Flick in North Plains.
Families are invited to come together at the Jessie Mays Community Center to enjoy popcorn and a showing of Pixar's Inside Out.
Friday, 6-8 pm. Free!
Saturday, November 7th
Portland Wordstock in SW PDX.
This festival will include author discussions, activities for readers of all ages, a book fair, pop-up readings and concerts, a beer tent and local food trucks. Saturday, 9 am-6pm. Ages 17 and younger are free. $15 for adults.
Silly Miss Jeanie's Storytime in SE PDX.
Bring your kids to enjoy songs, stories, fingerplays and rhymes performed by a local children's librarian, musician and early-literacy advocate. Saturday, 10-10:45 am. $3.
Enchanted Sleeping Beauty in Hillsboro.
Journey Theater Arts group presents this "family day" performance of their own twist on a familiar fairytale. Saturday, 7-9 pm. Tickets are $10 in advance and $14 at the door.
Sunday, November 8th
Family Open Play in SW PDX.
Geared toward ages 0-5, this fun and safe play space offers a wide variety of equipment for children to explore. There is also a kitchen area for ages 3-5 that includes sensory materials, manipulatives and crafts with smaller working parts. Sunday, noon-1:30 pm. $5 per child, $2.50 for additional siblings.
More ideas for fun things to do on the Metro Parent-PDX Kids Calendar Events Calendar.
Hope this gives you some ideas. Have fun out there! And don't forget to double-check event details by calling or checking the website of the venue, performer, or host organization.