Hello friends & neighbors! We hope you had a fabulous weekend and are ready to start this week running towards family-fun. You know we like to bring you engaging activties that will enrich the lives of your little ones, so you will find plenty of sports, movies and adventures in this week’s 7 Things.


3/16, Bowling – Bowling at AMF, Arrowhead Lanes in San Bernardino from 10a.m. to 11p.m. AMF likes to encourage you to get creative with your victory dance following your first strike of the day! Grab a PLAY Pack, and you’ll get two hours of bowling, a pitcher of soda, one large pizza and shoe rentals starting at $13.30 each person.


3/17, Ballet Movie – The Winter’s Tale at Laemmle Claremont at 1p.m. Admission is $11 for an adult and $8 for children under 11 and senior citizens. With fluidity in every motion, Shakespeares’ famous play is brought to life beautifully on the big screen. Follow a story of human emotion that makes for an intense theatrical performance.


3/18, Storytime – Family Story Time at La Sierra Library in Riverside at 11:30a.m. This hour-long adventourous journey into storyland is great for family members of all ages. Bring the whole fam, and journey into a fun and exciting world of books and imagination!


3/19, Plane Museum – Planes of Fame Museum in Chino from 10a.m. to 5p.m. General admission is $12. Children under 12 are admitted for $4, and children under 5 are admitted free. This independently owned museum provides the community with the history of aviation, while honoring veterans and important historical figures.
3/19, Parade – NASCAR Hauler Parade at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. Come early to claim your pavement on the sidelines as your favorite NASCAR Team Haulers make their way to the track. The parade locations include Quakes Baseball Stadium and Bass Pro Shops in Rancho Cucamonga, as well as Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. Check the site for various locations and times to watch as your team arrives, and you might even get a chance for a meet and greet.


3/20, Art Exhibit – “ArtReach 2015: The Art of Music Fourth Annual Regional High School Art Exhibition” at the Millard Sheets Art Center at the Pomona Fairplex from 12p.m. to 5p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. Music is such an influential part of people’s lives, and this exhibition has challenged high school students with the task of sharing their perspective of music’s power and influence.

3/20, Free Movie in the Park – Movie & Music in the Park at Ed Hale Park in Downtown Redlands at 5p.m. This free event is family friendly, because we know that kids can’t resist watching an awesome movie entitled, Guardians of the Galaxy. Everyone will also enjoy dancing to Sixth Street School of Music.

Have you visited any of these places? Feel free to recommend your favorite IE-spot to hang with the little ones in the comments below!