Siouxland Kids Events June 2017


Each month we will bring you info on events for kids in the Siouxland Area. If you know of one we have missed, please leave us a comment or send us an email. We will update our lists throughout the month as we hear of new events, so check back often for the latest scoop! We also recommend checking out our Event Lists tab to find our lists for other months.


Free Events Happening in June

Thurs 6/1: Summer Reading Sampler summer reading kick-off event featuring a mini mystery and mini maker events at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 2-4pm
Sat 6/3: Yoga in the Park with Be Yoga, outside the Sgt. Floyd River Museum, 9am
Sat 6/3: Kids Building Event: Wooden Tic Tac Toe Game at Home Depot, 9am to Noon, online registration requested, ages 5+
Sat 6/3: Yoga by the River at the Siouxland Y, 9:30am, all ages
Sat 6/3: Wonder Woman celebration at Barnes & Noble including free Wonder Woman comic books while supplies last, 10am
Sat 6/3: Homestead Tour at Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve, 10-11am, all ages
Sat 6/3: If you Ever Want to Bring a Circus to the Library, Don't! storytime at Barnes & Noble, 11am
Sat 6/3: Gilchrist Learning Center Celebration at Sioux City Art Center. Kid friendly art projects from 2-4pm, followed by live music and hors d'oeuvres from 4-6pm

Sun 6/4: Municipal Band concert at Grandview Park bandshell, 7:30pm
Mon 6/5: Puppet Show at North Sioux City Library, 10:30am, all ages
Mon 6/5: Movie: Monster Trucks (PG) at North Sioux City Library, 1-2:30pm, all ages
Tues 6/6: Preschool Program: All About You 1 at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11:15am, age 3-Kindergarteners
Tues 6/6: Building a Better World event at Perry Creek Branch Library featuring gardening activities and the Tumblebus, 10:30am
Tues 6/6: Famous Structures at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Tues 6/6: Night of Fun at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Weds 6/7: Diggers and Movers event at the Morningside Branch Library featuring vehicles from the City of Sioux City, 10am-noon
Weds 6/7: Campfire Stories: Adventures of Lewis & Clark at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 10 am, pre-schoolers through 3rd graders
Weds 6/7: Junior Explorers: Music from the Trail at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 11 am, 4th graders through middle schoolers
Weds 6/7: Read to Therapy Dogs at North Sioux City Library, 1-3pm, please sign up with librarian ahead of time
Weds 6/7: Earthquake Simulation at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Thurs 6/8: Free day at Launchpad children's museum courtesy of Scheel's, 10am to 7pm
Thurs 6/8 Pat-a-Cake Pals at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Thurs 6/8: Bridges to Everywhere program at North Sioux City Library, 1-2pm, 5th-8th graders
Thurs 6/8: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Thurs 6/8: Innovation Studio: Bee Bots I, at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library 2-4pm, grades 4-8
Thurs 6/8: Live Animal Lunchtime at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 4:30pm
Thurs 6/8: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Fri 6/9: Family Movie: Sing (PG) at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 10am-noon
Fri 6/9: Toddler Time at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Fri 6/9: What's Inside a Computer at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Fri 6/9: Free Friday Night Swim at Lewis Pool, 6-8pm
Fri 6/9: Pokemon Training Event at Barnes & Noble, 7pm
Fri 6/9: Campfire and s'mores at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 7pm
Sat 6/10: Yoga in the Park with Evolve Yoga, outside the Sgt. Floyd River Museum, 9am
Sat 6/10: Yoga by the River at the Siouxland Y, 9:30am, all ages
Sat 6/10: Leeds parade, 10am
Sat 6/10: Oh, the Places You'll Go! storytime at Barnes & Noble, 11am
Sat 6/10: 6th annual Siouxland Asian Fest at Riverside Park, noon to 4pm
Sat 6/10: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Sat 6/10: Iowa Mammals learning event with Woodbury County summer naturalists at Snyder's Bend, 6:30pm

Sun 6/11: Municipal Band concert at Grandview Park bandshell, 7:30pm
Mon 6/12: Book Babies: All About You at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11am, ages 0-2
Mon 6/12: Imagination Builders STEAM based storytime at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library,  11am to noon, grades 1-3
Mon 6/12: Movie: A Dog's Purpose (PG) at North Sioux City Library, 1-2:30pm, all ages
Mon 6/12: Paper Structures at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Mon 6/12: Father's Day Craft at Sloan Public Library, 2:30pm
Mon 6/12: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Tues 6/13: Nature Tales at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 10am, please call or email to pre-register, for preschoolers and a parent or guardian
Tues 6/13: Preschool Program: All About You 2 at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11:15am, age 3-Kindergarteners
Tues 6/13: Library Storytime at Perry Creek Branch Library, 11am, ages 2-5
Tues 6/13: Read-to-Me Dogs at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 2-3pm, grades K-5
Tues 6/13: Egg Drop at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Tues 6/13: Night of Fun at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Weds 6/14: Mommy & Me Morning at Chick-fil-a, 9:30-10:30am, preschoolers with a parent or adult caregiver
Weds 6/14: Campfire Stories: Stars and Stripes at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 10 am, pre-schoolers-3rd graders
Weds 6/14: Library Storytime at Morningside Branch Library, 10:30am, ages 2-5
Weds 6/14: Junior Explorers: Hoist the Flag at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 11 am, 4th graders through middle schoolers
Weds 6/14: Read to Therapy Dogs at North Sioux City Library, 1-3pm, please sign up with librarian ahead of time
Weds 6/14: Snap Circuits at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Weds 6/14: Zoomobile from Great Plains Zoo at Morningside Branch Library, 1:30 and 3pm, tickets required but free and available from the library beginning June 1st
Weds 6/14: Build with Keva and Staxis at South Sioux City Library, 5pm
Thurs 6/15: Pat-a-Cake Pals at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Thurs 6/15: Wonder Walkers program at North Sioux City Library, 1-2pm, 5th-8th graders
Thurs 6/15: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Thurs 6/15: Innovation Studio: Bee Bots II, at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library 2-4pm, grades 4-8
Thurs 6/15: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Fri 6/16: Little Naturalist Program at Adams Homestead & Nature Preserve, 10am, ages 2-4 and their parent or guardian
Fri 6/16: Toddler Time at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Fri 6/16: Family Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13) at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library. 1:30-4:30pm
Fri 6/16: Lego Chain Reactions at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Fri 6/16: Free Friday Night Swim at Lief Erickson Pool, 6-8pm
Sat 6/17: Yoga in the Park with Underground Yoga, outside the Sgt. Floyd River Museum, 9am
Sat 6/17: Yoga by the River at the Siouxland Y, 9:30am, all ages
Sat 6/17: Yoga Storytime at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Sat 6/17: Father's Day storytime at Barnes & Noble, 11am
Sat 6/17: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Sat 6/17: Pokemon Club at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Sat 6/17: Nature Hike at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 1:30pm
Sat 6/17: Movies in the Park: Storks (PG) at the Grandview Park Band shell, 9pm

Sun 6/18: Municipal Band concert at Grandview Park bandshell, 7:30pm
Mon 6/19: Nature Craft Monday at Adams Homestead & Nature Preserve, 10-11am, please call (605)232-0873 to pre-register
Mon 6/19: Book Babies: Build a Better World at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11am, ages 0-2
Mon 6/19: Imagination Builders STEAM based storytime at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library,  11am to noon, grades 1-3
Mon 6/19: Movie: My Life as a Zucchini (PG) at North Sioux City Library, 1-2:30pm, all ages
Mon 6/19: Design a House at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Mon 6/19: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Tues 6/20: Preschool Program: Build a Better World at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11:15am, age 3-Kindergarteners
Tues 6/20: Library Storytime at Perry Creek Branch Library, 11am, ages 2-5
Tues 6/20: Read-to-Me Dogs at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 2-3pm
Tues 6/20: Earthquake Simulation at South Sioux City Library, 2pm
Tues 6/20: Night of Fun at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Weds 6/21: Campfire Stories: All About Animals at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 10 am, pre-schoolers-3rd graders
Weds 6/21: Library Storytime at Morningside library, 11am, ages 2-5
Weds 6/21: Junior Explorers: Don't Tip the Keelboat at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 11 am, 4th graders through middle schoolers
Weds 6/21: Read to Therapy Dogs at North Sioux City Library, 1-3pm, please sign up with librarian ahead of time
Weds 6/21: Famous Structures at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Weds 6/21: Egg Drop at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Thurs 6/22: Marvelous Modes of Travel program at North Sioux City Library, 1-2pm, 5th-8th graders
Thurs 6/22: Innovation Studio: Dash and Dot I, at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library 2-4pm, grades 4-8
Thurs 6/22: Computer Language/Binary at South Sioux City Library, 2pm
Thurs 6/22: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Thurs 6/22: Magic Show at North Sioux City Library, 6:30pm , all ages
Fri 6/23: Build with Keva and Staxis at South Sioux City Library, 2pm
Fri 6/23: Teen After Hours Event: Murder at the Library, murder mystery at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 6:30-8:30pm, 6th-10th graders
Fri 6/23: Free Friday Night Swim at Riverside Pool, 7-9pm
Sat 6/24: Yoga in the Park with Studio 83 Holistic Wellness, outside the Sgt. Floyd River Museum, 9am
Sat 6/24: Yoga by the River at the Siouxland Y, 9:30am, all ages
Sat 6/24: Nature Hike at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 1:30pm
Sat 6/25: The Rainbow Fish storytime at Barnes & Noble, 11am
Sat 6/24: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Sat 6/24: Camouflage Critters program at Southwood Conservation area near Smithland, meet at parking lot near pond, 6:30pm
Sat 6/24: Movies in the Park: Secret Life of Pets(PG) at the Grandview Park Band shell, 9pm

Sun 6/25: Butterfly Gardening at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, 2pm
Sun 6/25: Municipal Band concert at Grandview Park bandshell, 7:30pm
Mon 6/26: Book Babies: All Around Town at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11am, ages 0-2
Mon 6/26: Imagination Builders STEAM based storytime at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library,  11am to noon, grades 1-3
Mon 6/26: Movie: Max 2 White House Hero (PG) at North Sioux City Library, 1-2:30pm, all ages
Mon 6/26: Magic Show at Morningside Branch Library, 1:30 & 3pm, tickets required but free, available now at the library
Mon 6/26: Flag mosaic collaborative craft at Sloan Public Library through June 30th, kids age 7-12 can add to it during any visit to the library during the week
Mon 6/26: Fireworks painting craft at Sloan Public Library, 2:30-3:30pm, ages 2-7
Mon 6/26: Snap Circuits at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Mon 6/26: Family Movie at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Mon 6/26: Magic Show at the Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 6:30pm, tickets required but free and and available now at the library
Tues 6/27: Preschool Program: Construction Zone at North Sioux City Library, 10:30-11:15am, age 3-Kindergarteners
Tues 6/27: Library Storytime at Perry Creek Branch Library, 11am, ages 2-5
Tues 6/27: What's Inside a Computer? at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Tues 6/27: Read-to-Me Dogs at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library, 2-3pm
Tues 6/27: Night of Fun at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Weds 6/28: Campfire Stories: the Legend of Paul Bunyan at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 10 am, pre-schoolers-3rd graders
Weds 6/28: Junior Explorers: Expedition Boot Camp at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, 11 am, 4th graders through middle schoolers
Weds 6/28: Build with Keva and Staxis at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Weds 6/28: Library Storytime at Morningside library, 11am, ages 2-5
Weds 6/28: Read to Therapy Dogs at North Sioux City Library, 1-3pm, please sign up with librarian ahead of time
Weds 6/28: Build a Reading Fort at the South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Thurs 6/29: Pat-a-Cake Pals at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Thurs 6/29: Hear, Hear program, 1-2pm at North Sioux City Library, 5th-8th graders
Thurs 6/29: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 1pm
Thurs 6/29: Innovation Studio: Dash and Dot II, at Sioux City Aalfs Downtown Library 2-4pm, grades 4-8
Thurs 6/29: Come and Code at South Sioux City Library, 6pm
Thurs 6/29: Big Parade, downtown 4th Street
Fri 6/30: Toddler Time at South Sioux City Library, 10am
Fri 6/30:  Toothpick Bridges at South Sioux City Library, 3pm
Fri 6/30: Free Friday Night Swim at Lewis Pool, 6-8pm


Events with a cost in June

Fri 6/2: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Gary SouthShore RailCats, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
Sat 6/3: Kids Club: Funny Face Flip Book by Sprout at Michael's Craft Store, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $2
Sat 6/3: Saturday Art Lesson: Scratch Art at the Sioux City Art Center, 10:30am to noon, ages 6-12 (kids under 6 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sat 6/3: Race Day at Park Jefferson Speedway including goodie bags for first 100 kids, 7pm (gates open 5pm), under 6 get in free, $2 for ages 6-16, $12 for adults 16+, $5 for seniors
Sat 6/3: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Gary SouthShore RailCats, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14

Sun 6/4: Peanut Butter and Cupcake Storytime and Painting at Pickled Palette, 1-2pm, $16 per painter
Sun 6/4: Sundays in the Studio: Pop Art at the Sioux City Art Center, 1:30-3pm,
8+ (kids under 8 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sun 6/4: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Gary SouthShore RailCats, Lewis & Clark Park, 6:05pm, tickets $8-14
Mon 6/5: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Trolls at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Tues 6/6: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Winnipeg Goldeyes, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
Weds 6/7: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Trolls at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Weds 6/7: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Winnipeg Goldeyes, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
Thurs 6/8: Kids Thursdays: Fun at the Farm at the Sioux City Public Museum, 10-11am, $1 per child
Thurs 6/8: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Winnipeg Goldeyes, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
Sat 6/10: Saturday Art Lesson: 3-d Watercolor Flowers at the Sioux City Art Center, 10:30am to noon, ages 6-12 (kids under 6 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sat 6/10: Sioux City Bandits arena football playoffs, 7pm, Tyson Events Center, tickets $5-22.50

Mon 6/12: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: The Secret Life of Pets at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Mon 6/12: Camp Creativity: Classic Disney Characters at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Weds 6/14: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: The Secret Life of Pets at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Weds 6/14: Camp Creativity: Classic Disney Characters at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Fri 6/16: Camp Creativity: Classic Disney Characters at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Fri 6/16: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Grand Prairie Airhogs, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
Sat 6/17: Saturday Art Lesson: Self Portrait Collages at the Sioux City Art Center, 10:30am to noon, ages 6-12 (kids under 6 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sat 6/17: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Grand Prairie Airhogs, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14

Sun 6/18: Sundays in the Studio: Animals at the Sioux City Art Center, 1:30-3pm, ages 8+ (kids under 8 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sun 6/18: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Grand Prairie Airhogs, Lewis & Clark Park, 6:05pm, tickets $8-14
Mon 6/19: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Rio 2 at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Mon 6/19: Camp Creativity: Disney Ocean Adventures at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Weds 6/21: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Rio 2 at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Weds 6/21: Camp Creativity: Disney Ocean Adventures at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Thurs 6/22: Kids Thursdays: Life in a Teepee at the Sioux City Public Museum, 10-11am, $1 per child
Fri 6/23: Camp Creativity: Disney Ocean Adventures at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Fri 6/23: PRCA Days of '56 Rodeo in Ponca, 7:30pm
Sat 6/24: Leader of the Pack Run/Walk/Bike at Adams Nature Preserve to support Food Bank of Iowa
Sat 6/24: Bike-a-thon at Southern Hills Mall to fight human trafficking, 10am to noon
Sat 6/24: Saturday Art Lesson: Assemblage Boxes at the Sioux City Art Center, 10:30am to noon, ages 6-12 (kids under 6 must have a parent or other adult helper to attend), $5 per child
Sat 6/24: Rib Fest to support Camp High Hopes, at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Battery Park, 11am-4pm, $10 entry fee (FREE entry for kids under 12) plus $10 punch cards available for purchase to be used for food samples
Sat 6/24: PRCA Day of '56 Rodeo in Ponca

Mon 6/26: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Penguins of Madagascar at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Mon 6/26: Camp Creativity: Disney Outdoor Fun at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Weds 6/28: Promenade Cinema Summer Family Fun Series: Penguins of Madagascar at Promenade Cinema, doors open at 9:30am, movie starts at 10am, $4+tax for movie ticket and junior combo
Weds 6/28: Camp Creativity: Disney Outdoor Fun at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Weds 6/28: Pirates & Princesses Pool featuring swimming, ice cream, crafts, and photo opps with pirates & princesses! Riverside Park, 6:30-8:30pm, ages 3+, $10 per person present (even if not participating), registration required by June 23rd through Sioux City Parks & Rec website (max 300 attendees)
Fri 6/30: Camp Creativity: Disney Outdoor Fun at Michael's Craft Stores, 10am-noon, ages 3+, $5
Fri 6/30: Sioux City Explorers Baseball vs Kansas City T-Bones, Lewis & Clark Park, 7:05pm, tickets $8-14
We do not run any of these events and encourage you to call or visit the websites of the hosting locations, organizations, or stores with any questions and to confirm details. Many paid events and some free events require tickets or registration in advance and some may sell out or fill up quickly or very far in advance. 

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