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Family Friendly Things to do in Sioux City in March 2019

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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 things to do in Sioux City and our surrounding communities, 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

  • Fri 3/1
    • 10am: March Into the Woods, meet at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center for a hike followed by a craft and other educational activities, for all ages
  • Sat 3/2
    • 7-9am: Zen in Nature at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, no age specified but based on description, I would recommend it for kids about 8+ who would enjoy being quiet in nature
    • 9am-noon: Kids Building Workshop at Home Depot
    • 10am: Family Movie at the South Sioux City Library
    • 11am: First Saturday Family Storytime at the Sioux City Public Library downtown branch
    • 11am: Dr. Seuss' Birthday storytime event at Barnes & Noble

  • Sun 3/3
  • Mon 3/4
    • 6pm: Night of FUN at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 6:30pm: Nailed It! at the South Sioux City Library
  • Tues 3/5
    • 11am: Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/6
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the Aalfs/downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4-7pm: Grab & Go Program: Shamrock Puppy at the South Sioux City Library, drop in anytime between 5 & 7 to participate!
  • Thurs 3/7
    • 10am: Pat-a-Cake Pals at the South Sioux City Library for ages 2 & under
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 6pm: Experiment It! STEM group at the South Sioux City Library for elementary age students
  • Fri 3/8
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Library
  • Sat 3/9
    • 10am: Family Movie at the South Sioux City Library
    • 11am: You Are My Happy storytime at Barnes & Noble
    • 6pm: Lego Architecture Event: San Francisco (no age listed for the event, but the kits are recommended for 12+)

  • Sun 3/10
    • 2pm: Irish music from Sioux Falls based band Ceili at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
  • Mon 3/11
    • 4pm: Super Builders Club at the North Sioux City Community Library, registration required to ensure adequate bricks for all attendees, call (605)422-2366 to sign up
    • 6pm: Night of FUN at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/12
    • 10am: Nature Tales at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, for preschoolers with an adult caregiver, registration required, call (712)258-0838 or e-mail tkruid@woodburyparks.org to register
    • 11am: Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/13
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the Aalfs/downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4-7pm: Grab & Go Program: Leprechaun Wanted posters at the South Sioux City Library, drop in anytime between 5 & 7 to participate!
  • Thurs 3/14
    • 10am: Pat-a-Cake Pals at the South Sioux City Library for ages 2 & under
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 6pm: Experiment It! STEM group at the South Sioux City Library for elementary age students
  • Fri 3/15
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Library
  • Sat 3/16
    • 10am: Family Movie at the South Sioux City Library
    • 11am: How to Catch a Leprechaun storytime at Barnes & Noble
    • 1pm: Make & Take Rock Painting event at the Sioux City Public Museum hosted by the Original Siouxland Rocks group
    • 1-3pm: Pinch of Luck slime making at Michael's Crafts
    • 2pm: Leprechauns & Limericks special event at Barnes & Noble

  • Sun 3/17
  • Mon 3/18
    • 4pm: Family Movie at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 6pm: Night of FUN at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/19
    • 11am: Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 11:30am: Beginner Lego Club at the North Sioux City Community Library, registration required to ensure adequate bricks for all attendees, call (605)422-2366 to sign up
    • 5-7pm: Special Needs Night at LaunchPad Children's Museum, registration required
  • Weds 3/20
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the Aalfs/downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4-7pm: Grab & Go Program: Word Scramble at the South Sioux City Library, drop in anytime between 5 & 7 to participate!
  • Thurs 3/21
    • 10am: Pat-a-Cake Pals at the South Sioux City Library for ages 2 & under
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 2:30-5pm: Movie Day at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 6pm: Experiment It! STEM group at the South Sioux City Library for elementary age students
  • Fri 3/22
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Library
  • Sat 3/23
    • 10am: Family Movie at the South Sioux City Library
    • 11am: Little Blue Truck's Springtime storytime at Barnes & Noble
    • 2pm: Escape This Bookstore special event at Barnes & Noble

  • Sun 3/24
  • Mon 3/25
    • Lego Club Creative at the North Sioux City Community Library, registration required to ensure adequate bricks for all attendees, call (605)422-2366 to sign up
    • 6pm: Night of FUN at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/26
    • 11am: Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/27
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the Aalfs/downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4-7pm: Grab & Go Program: Design a Basketball Jersey at the South Sioux City Library, drop in anytime between 5 & 7 to participate!
  • Thurs 3/28
    • 10am: Pat-a-Cake Pals at the South Sioux City Library for ages 2 & under
    • 10:30am: Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 6pm: Experiment It! STEM group at the South Sioux City Library for elementary age students
  • Fri 3/29
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Library
  • Sat 3/30
    • 11am: We are the Gardeners storytime at Barnes & Noble

  • Sun 3/31

paid events

  • Fri 3/1
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers Hockey vs US U17 at the Tyson Events Center
  • Sat 3/2
    • 10am-noon: Kids Club: Painted Rock Friends at Michael's Crafts, $2-5 depending on option chosen
    • 10:30am-12:30pm: Saturday Art Lessons: Clay Gnome Houses at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11:30am: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers Hockey vs US U17 at the Tyson Events Center

  • Sun 3/3
    • 1pm: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 1:30-3pm: Sundays in the Studio: Moonlight Mountain Scape at the Sioux City Art Center, $10 per project
  • Mon 3/4
  • Tues 3/5
    • 10am & 10:30am: Toddler Adventures at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Weds 3/6
  • Thurs 3/7
    • 5:30pm: Storybook Adventures at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 6pm: Movie Night at Hardline Coffee Co. showing The Lion King at 6pm followed by Wall-E at 7:30pm, $2 per person admission 
  • Fri 3/8
  • Sat 3/9
    • 9am-4pm: 7th Annual Sioux City Train Show hosted by the Sioux City Cosmopolitan Club at Delta Hotel (former Marina) in South Sioux City, $6 per person
    • 10am-noon: Kids Club: Tulip Time at Michael's Crafts, $2-5 depending on option chosen
    • 10:30am-12:30pm: Saturday Art Lessons: Mandalas at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11:30am: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 7:30pm: An Evening of Symphonic Dance with the Sioux City Symphony at the Orpheum 

  • Sun 3/10
    • 10am-4pm: 7th Annual Sioux City Train Show hosted by the Sioux City Cosmopolitan Club at Delta Hotel (former Marina) in South Sioux City, $6 per person
    • 1pm: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Mon 3/11
  • Tues 3/12
    • 10am & 10:30am: Toddler Adventures at at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Weds 3/13
  • Thurs 3/14
    • 5:30pm: Family Fun Night at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Fri 3/15
  • Sat 3/16
    • 10am: 10am-noon: Kids Club: Rainbow Bright at Michael's Crafts, $2-5 depending on option chosen
    • 10:30am-12:30pm: Saturday Art Lessons: CD Animals at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11:30am: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 2pm: Cinderella presented by Siouxland Civic Dance at Morningside College's Klinger Neal Theater, $15 for adults, $5 for for 12 & under. Call (712)255-0972 for tickets.

  • Sun 3/17
    • 1pm: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 1:30-3pm: Sundays in the Studio: Abstract Coffee Cups at the Sioux City Art Center, $10 per project
  • Mon 3/18
  • Tues 3/19
    • 10am & 10:30am: Toddler Adventures at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Weds 3/20
  • Thurs 3/21
    • 5:30pm: Smart Art at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Fri 3/22
  • Sat 3/23
    • 10am-noon: Kids Club: Gnome Sweet Gnome at Michael's Crafts, $2-5 depending on option chosen
    • 11:30am: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Bandits football vs Stampede at the Tyson Events Center

  • Sun 3/24
    • 1pm: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 5:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers Hockey vs Fargo at the Tyson Events Center
  • Mon 3/25
  • Tues 3/26
    • 10am & 10:30am: Toddler Adventures at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Weds 3/27
  • Thurs 3/28
    • 5:30pm: STEM with a Scientist at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
  • Fri 3/29
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers hockey vs Tri-City at the Tyson Events Center
  • Sat 3/30
    • 10am-noon: Kids Club: Egg-Stra Fun at Michael's Crafts, $2-5 depending on option chosen
    • 10:30am-12:30pm: Saturday Art Lessons: Koi Windsocks at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11:30am: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers hockey vs. Tri-City at the Tyson Events Center

  • Sun 3/31
    • 1pm: STEM Explorers at LaunchPad Children's Museum (program included with membership or daily admission)
    • 3:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers hockey vs Fargo at the Tyson Events Center

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. Age and other recommendations are general guidelines provided by the event or activity organizer and should not be considered legal or medical advice and may not apply well to all children.


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