Find your family fun this weekend in Austin, Nov. 18-20

So much good stuff happening this weekend. Pick your fun with these ideas:

Friday

Texas Museum of Science & Technology Star Party. Every Friday in November, look at the stars in the parking lot. 8 p.m. Friday. Texas Museum of Science & Technology, 1220 Toro Grande Drive, Cedar Park. txmost.org

Music & Movement. 11 a.m. Friday, Howson Branch.

Friday-Saturday

Whether the Weather.” Pollyanna Theatre Company presents this weather inspired play for ages 18 months to 4 years. $6.50. 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Friday-Saturday. Long Center,. 701 Riverside Drive. thelongcenter.org

Saturday

Baby Bloomers for kids infant to 3. Learn about making things move. 9 a.m. Saturday. Special guests throughout the month. $4.50. Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave. thinkeryaustin.org

"Charlotte's Web" is at Zach Theatre through Dec. 3. Winnie Hsia from Sky Candy plays Charlotte. Kirk Tuck
“Charlotte’s Web” is at Zach Theatre through Dec. 3. Winnie Hsia from Sky Candy plays Charlotte. Kirk Tuck

Science Saturday with themed activities on the Foundations of Cognitive Applications. 4-6 p.m. Saturday. Texas Museum of Science & Technology, 1220 Toro Grande Drive, Cedar Park. txmost.org

Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum. Kids Kraft. Make ecofriendly sculpture. $15. 9 a.m. Saturday for kindergarten-second grade; 11 a.m. 3-5 grade. Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road. umlaufsculpture.org

Alamo Drafthouse. Alamo for All sensory-friendly family movies. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” 12:20 p.m. Saturday, Lakeline. drafthouse.com

Paramount Theatre story time. 11:30 a.m. Saturday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. bookpeople.com

Bow Wow Reading with Bonnie the Dog. 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Yarborough Branch.

The Paleontological Society of Austin's Annual Fossil Fest is making dinosaurs come alive for kids and families this weekend.
The Paleontological Society of Austin’s Annual Fossil Fest is making dinosaurs come alive for kids and families this weekend. Ralph Barrera/American-Statesman

Saturday and Sunday

“Charlotte’s Web.” Aerial artists Sky Candy bring the spider to life. 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 11 a.m. Saturday. $16-$21. Zach Theatre’s Kleberg Theatre, 1421 W. Riverside Drive. zachtheatre.org

The Paleontological Society of Austin’s 26th Annual Fossil Fest. See and touch fossils as well as dig in a fossil pit. $3 adults, $2 students, free children 5 and younger. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Old Settlers Association in Round Rock, next to the Dell Diamond. austinpaleo.org/fest

Sunday

Caring Santa. Come get your picture taken with Santa in this special event for kids with sensory, physical and developmental differences. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Lakeline Mall, 1200 Lakeline Mall Drive. simon.com/caring-santa.

Perler Bead Palooza. 2 p.m. Sunday, Faulk Central Library.

Pecan Street Brass. 2 p.m. Sunday, Recycled Reads Bookstore.

Author: Nicole Villalpando

Nicole Villalpando writes about families in the Raising Austin blog and the Raising Austin column on Saturdays. She also offers a weekly and monthly family calendar at austin360.com/raisingaustin. She tweets at @raisingaustin.

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