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March events for Siouxland Kids & Families

Every month I bring you the best things to do in Sioux City and Siouxland, from storytimes and crafts to music festivals, streaming concerts, and holidays from silly to serious. This March, you might also be interested in my posts on St. Patrick's Day fun in Siouxlandindoor play in Sioux City, indoor play in Sioux Falls, and Snow Sports in Siouxland.  I hope this event list inspires you to go make some happy memories with your family this month! 

**March 2024 update in progress**

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  • Fri 3/1
    • Siouxland Home Show
    • 10am: Storytime at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 3:45pm: Tween and Teen Anime Club at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 8pm: That Arena Rock Show at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
  • Sat 3/2
    • Siouxland Home Show
    • 10am: Suessical STEM at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Saturday Family Art Lessons: Seuss Sock Drawing at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11am: First Saturday Family Storytime: Celebrate Dr. Seuss at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, FREE, limited to the first 50 children
    • 1pm: Dungeons, Dice, and Dragons at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 6:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers home hockey game vs the Des Moines Buccaneers, live at the Tyson Events Center, youth jersey giveaway day
    • 7:30pm: The Foreigner presented by the Le Mars Community Theater

  • Sun 3/3
    • 2-4pm: Family Collage Drop-In Craft at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, for all ages, FREE
    • 2pm: Beautiful Photos in Beautiful Places presentation by the Sioux City Camera Club at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
    • 2pm: The Foreigner presented by the Le Mars Community Theater
    • 2-4pm: Sunday Makebreak: Spring Wreaths at Michael's Crafts
  • Mon 3/4
    • 3pm: Innovation Studio at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, designed for ages 8+ (younger children may come with a parent or other adult helper)
    • 4:30pm: Let's Craft at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/5
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 11am: Library Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 5:30pm: Teen Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/6
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the Morningside branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4:30pm: Tween Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Thurs 3/7
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 3 to 7:30pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the South Sioux City Public Library. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 4pm: Dungeons & Donna at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 4pm: Creative Writing Club for upper elementary and middle school students at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 7pm: Don't Be Afraid of the Dark nature presentation at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center with Briar Cliff biology professor David Hoferer
  • Fri 3/8 
    • 10am: Skunktastic Stinkers at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
    • 10am: Storytime at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 3:45pm: Tween and Teen Anime Club at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 7pm: Celtic Music Show by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 7:30pm: The Foreigner presented by the Le Mars Community Theater
  • Sat 3/9
    • 10am: Leapin Leprechauns! drop-in craft event at the Sioux City Public Museum
    • 10am: Graphic Novel Club at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 10am: Kids Club: Friendship Bracelets at Michael's Crafts
    • :30am: Saturday Family Art Lessons: Basketball Foam Characters at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11am: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 1:30pm: Celtic Music Show by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 7:10pm: Sioux City Bandits home football game vs the Minneapolis Warriors, live at the Tyson Events Center
    • 7:30pm: The Foreigner presented by the Le Mars Community Theater

  • Sun 3/10
    • 1pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 2pm: Francis La Fleshe and the Omaha Collection at the Berlin Museum presentation by Wynema Morris at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
    • 2pm: The Foreigner presented by the Le Mars Community Theater
    • 5pm: Music Bingo at Jefferson Beer Supply
  • Mon 3/11
    • 3pm: Innovation Studio at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, designed for ages 8+ (younger children may come with a parent or other adult helper)
    • 4:30pm: Let's Craft at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/12
    • 10am: Nature Tales at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Beginner Lego at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 11am: Library Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 5 to 8pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the Sioux City Art Center's Gilchrist Learning Center. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 5:30pm: Teen Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/13
    • 10am to 3pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session in the atrium of Ho-Chunk Building. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the Morningside branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4:30pm: Tween Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 6pm: Paint n Sip at Jefferson Beer Supply in Jefferson, SD
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers home hockey game vs the Sioux Falls Stampede, live at the Tyson Events Center
  • Thurs 3/14 
    • 10am to 3pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session in the atrium of Ho-Chunk Building. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 1:30pm: Celtic Music Show by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 5pm: Movie Night at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 5:30pm: St. Patrick's Day themed Family Night at LaunchPad Children's Museum
    • 7pm: Gianni Schicchi Opera live at Morningside University's Klinger Neal Theater, FREE admission
    • 7:30pm: Sam Hunt Outskirts Tour live at the Tyson Events Center
  • Fri 3/15
    • Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Pre-Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 10am: Storytime at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 10am: Little Naturalists at Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve
    • noon: NMM Live: Holly Haddad and Logan Wadley live at the National Music Museum in Vermillion
    • 3:45: Tween and Teen Anime Club at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 7pm: Gianni Schicchi Opera live at Morningside University's Klinger Neal Theater, FREE admission
    • 7pm: Celtic Music Show by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 7pm: Introduction to the Paranorma with PARA911 at the Sioux City Rairoad Museum
    • 7:10pm: Sioux City Bandits home football game vs the Oklahoma Flying Aces (*schedule originally had this game listed as vs the Topeka Tropics, but that team is no longer in the same league as the Bandits)
    • 7:30pm: Twice Upon a Time presented live by the Dakota Theatre in Yankton, SD
  • Sat 3/16 
    • all day: Sioux City History Projects Exhibit Open at the Sioux City Public Museum featuring models and posters made by local fourth grade students. Exhibit will be open through May 11th.
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Pre-Sale Day at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 9am to 3pm: Siouxland Garden Symposium at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, $40 registration required
    • 10am: Pot of Gold Art at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 10am-1pm: Kids Workshop: Flower Bird Feeder at Lowe's, sign up here
    • 10:30am: Saturday Family Art Lessons: Rainbow Tissue Paper Suncatcher at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11am: Storytime en Espanol at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 1:30pm: Celtic Music Show by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 6:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers home hockey game vs the Youngstown Phantoms, live at the Tyson Events Center
    • 7pm: Gianni Schicchi Opera live at Morningside University's Klinger Neal Theater, FREE admission
    • 7:30pm: Windborne's Music of Led Zepplin performed live by the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra the Sioux City Orpheum Theater. Tickets and full details here. 
    • 7:30pm: Twice Upon a Time presented live by the Dakota Theatre in Yankton, SD

  • Sun 3/17
    • Easter Clay Prints at Pickled Palette, by reservation only
    • noon to 4pm: Faces of Siouxland Multicultural Fair at the Sioux City Convention Center, hosted by the Sioux City Human Rights Commission, FREE admission, with food from vendors available for purchase.
    • 1pm: Gianni Schicchi Opera live at Morningside University's Klinger Neal Theater, FREE admission
    • 2pm: Preserving Stories that Shaped American Agriculture presentation by Jodi Lamp at the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center 
    • 2pm: Twice Upon a Time presented live by the Dakota Theatre in Yankton, SD
    • 2-4pm: Sunday Makebreak: Hand-Painted Flower Eggs at Michael's Crafts
    • 3pm: St. Patrick's Day Parade on historic 4th Street in downtown Sioux City
    • 3:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers home hockey game vs the Youngstown Phantoms, live at the Tyson Events Center
    • 5:30pm: Shenanigans 5k at Sertoma Park, hosted by Peak Performance
  • Mon 3/18
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 9am: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at Wayne State College in Wayne, NE. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 3pm: Innovation Studio at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, designed for ages 8+ (younger children may come with a parent or other adult helper)
    • 4:30pm: Let's Craft at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Tues 3/19
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 10am: Hike Into Spring guided hike at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
    • 10am: Toddler Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 11am: Library Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 4pm: Hike Into Spring guided hike at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
    • 5:30pm: Teen Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Weds 3/20
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the Morningside branch of the Sioux City Public Library
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4pm: Art Center Kids' Club at the Sioux City Art Center, for artists in grades 1-5
    • 4:30pm: Tween Time at the South Sioux City Public Library
  • Thurs 3/21
    • All Day: NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at the Tyson Events Center
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 4pm: Dungeons and Donna at the South Sioux City Public Library
    • 4pm: Creative Writing Club for upper elementary and middle school students at the North Sioux City Community Library
    • 5 to 7pm: Opening Reception for ARTcetera at the Sioux City Art Center
    • 6pm: Classic Boardgame Night at Jefferson Beer Supply
  • Fri 3/22
    • All Day: NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at the Tyson Events Center
    • All day: Rhea Lana's of Siouxland Spring 2024 Sale at the Southern Hills Mall
    • Swanky Chic Junk Boutique at the Sioux City Convention Center 
    • 10am: Knee High Naturalists at Hillview Recreation Area in Hinton, hosted by Plymouth County Conservation
    • 7pm: Easter Celebration Concert by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
  • Sat 3/23
    • All Day: NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at the Tyson Events Center
    • Swanky Chic Junk Boutique at the Sioux City Convention Center 
    • 10am to noon: Bunny Day at the Discovery Shop, presented by Junior League of Sioux City. Children who attend receive a free photo with the Easter Bunny plus a special treat!
    • 10am: Kids Club: Plastic Egg Bunnies at Michael's Crafts
    • 1:30pm: Easter Celebration Concert by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 10:30am: Saturday Family Art Lessons: Holi Festival Painting at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 11am: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 1pm: Crafting in the Studio: Painted Paper Mache Eggs at the Sioxu City Art Center, $10 per person, recommended for ages 10+ but younger artists are welcome to participate if they bring a parent or other adult to be a hands-on helper
    • 1pm: Egg-stravaganza at Camp High Hopes, all-abilities egg hunt and other Eastery fun for individuals with special needs or disabilities and their families or caregivers

  • Sun 3/24
    • noon to 5pm: Pints, Pollinators, and Pints at Jefferson Beer Supply, including kids' craft and activities as well as plant swapping, a food truck, and more
    • 1pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 2pm: Spring is in the Air performance by harpist Mary Watts at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, FREE
  • Mon 3/25
    • All Day: NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at the Tyson Events Center
    • All Day: Spring STEAM Camp at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
    • 10am: Imagination Station Open Studio at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per first child in a family, siblings $5 each. Member discount available!
    • 3pm: Innovation Studio at the downtown branch of the Sioux City Public Library, designed for ages 8+ (younger children may come with a parent or other adult helper)
    • 4pm: Lego Builders at the North Sioux City Community Library
  • Tues 3/26
    • NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at the Tyson Events Center
    • All Day: Spring STEAM Camp at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
    • 11am: Library Storytime at the Perry Creek branch of the Sioux City Public Library, FREE
  • Weds 3/27
    • All Day: Spring STEAM Camp at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
    • 9am to noon: Spring ART Break at the Sioux City Art Center, includes two instructor guided art projects and independent art time, plus a snack, $25 per day, choose one, two, or three days to attend!
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the Morningside branch of the Sioux City Public Library, FREE
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library, FREE
    • 5:30pm: Yoga at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, FREE
    • 7:30pm: Book of Mormon live musical at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre
  • Thurs 3/28
    • All Day: Spring STEAM Camp at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
    • 9am to noon: Spring ART Break at the Sioux City Art Center, includes two instructor guided art projects and independent art time, plus a snack, $25 per day, choose one, two, or three days to attend!
    • 10am: What in the Wild Weather? Nature learning event at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, FREE
    • 10:30am: Library Storytime at the North Sioux City Community Library, FREE
    • 1:30pm: Easter Celebration Concert by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 4:30pm: Razzle Dazzle Public Sewing Session in the Sioux City Art Center's Gilchrist Learning Center. Work with artist Amanda Browder on this large-scale art installation for the Sioux City Art Center. 
    • 5pm: Features of Creatures: the Truth is in the Tooth at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, FREE
    • 7pm: Harlem Globetrotters live at the Tyson Events Center
    • 7:30pm: Book of Mormon live musical at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre
  • Fri 3/29
    • All Day: Spring STEAM Camp at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
    • 9am to noon: Spring ART Break at the Sioux City Art Center, includes two instructor guided art projects and independent art time, plus a snack, $25 per day, choose one, two, or three days to attend!
    • 10am: Marvelous Marsupials at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, FREE
    • 7pm: Easter Celebration Concert by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 7:05pm: Sioux City Musketeers home hockey game vs the Des Moines Buccaneers, live at the Tyson Events Center
  • Sat 3/30
    • 9:30am: Women in the Woods Hike at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, designed for ages 18+
    • 10:30am: Saturday Family Art Lessons: Painted 3-D Eggs at the Sioux City Art Center, $7 per project
    • 1:30pm: Easter Celebration Concert by the Browns at their Century Theater in Le Mars, IA
    • 7pm: Mania-the ABBA Tribute live concert at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre. Tickets and full details here.
Sun 3/31: Easter

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