SoCal Families | 7 Things To Do This Week 5/2-5/6/2016

Peel your children away from electronic tablets, and get creative this week. From art projects you can paint to museum trips and musical performances, there are plenty of ways to have screen-free and artistic fun this week.

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5/2, Painting – Ceramic Paint Bar at Ceramic Cupboard in Norco from 11a.m. to 6p.m. Cost to use the paint bar is $6 for a day with the purchase of at least one ceramic item. Take your time to create a true masterpiece with unlimited use of over 100 colors. With sponges, stencils and various brushes, as well as basic instruction available, you’re sure to bring something home with pride.



5/3, Art Exhibit – “Myth and Majesty: Photographs Picturing the American Southwest” at California Museum of Photography at UCR ARTSblock in Riverside. General admission is $3. Photographs taken from the 1870s to the 1930s depict a group of people who have called America home for many years. See the beauty of their culture through timeless photographs.



5/4, Painting Projects – Paint With Us at The Sawdust Factory in Upland from 9a.m. to 4p.m. Workshop is $4 per person in addition to the cost of the project you choose to create and paint. Call ahead to ensure space is available. From cars and other things that go "VROOM" to picture frames, bug boxes and other projects, children and adults can paint and build awesome wooden projects. Learn more about the fun we had at The Sawdust Factory in this feature article.



8/13, Museum – Visit Corona Heritage Museum at Corona Heritage Park in Corona from 10a.m. to 2p.m. Admission is free. Feel free to come by, and wander the grounds of this charming museum. The exhibits are self-explanatory and accessible to anyone who wants to learn more about the city’s great history.

8/13, Sewing Class – Intro to Fashion Sewing Class For Kids from 4p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Price is $99.95 for four meetings. Please reserve class at least 24 hours in advance by calling (909) 767-0828 or email Children ages 10 to 16 will enjoy this weekday class. No prior experience is required, a sewing machine will be provided, and the supply list is provided upon registration. Your teen will love learning the fundamentals of sewing, while getting the opportunity to channel their inner fashionista.


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5/6, Museum – Visit Chaffey Community Museum of Art in Ontario from 12p.m. to 4p.m. Admission is free. The main gallery is currently featuring “Art and Soul Mid Valley Arts League.” This exhibit features various works of arts spanning many mediums and styles. Find more about our recent visit in this feature article.

5/6, Musical Superman The Musical at The Grove Theatre in Upland at 7:29p.m. Ticket prices range from $15-30. Directed by Kristopher Kyer, this musical performance will keep you rooting for the good guys! We all love Superman, and this performance takes our favorite hero’s epic strength to a new, creative level. Spend the night out with the family soaking in these exquisite voices.


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