PLEASE CALL AHEAD AS DATES AND TIMES DO OCCASSIONALLY CHANGE!

(GA) April 1, 2017, SATURDAY FAMILY MATINEE: JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, 3 PM. Storyland Theatre, Grover Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta University, 2500 Walton Way, Augusta GA 30904, 706-736-3455, storylandtheatre@gmail.com. No reservations required. Sit anywhere you like. The Box Office opens at 2:15 PM. Come meet the actors after the show! Ticket price:
Individual Show Tickets - $6 per person (cash or check only, no credit cards please). Active Duty Military Personnel and Their Families admitted free with Military ID. www.storylandtheatre.org.

(MD) April 1-2, 2017, THE COMMEDIA RAPUNZEL, 1:30 pm. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, The Fun Company, 31 W. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701, 301-694-4744. Columbine, Rosetta, Punchin, and Arlequin all let down their hair to tackle the tangled tale of Rapunzel.  When Gottel the Witch (played by Rosetta, naturally) discovers the thief in her garden, she tricks him into exchanging his first-born daughter for the salad he took. Full of lots of lazzi and witty fun, this commedia tale is a pure delight! Tickets $14: Price includes all fees. www.marylandensemble.org.

(TN) April 3-13, 2017, EGG-STRAVAGANZA! Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road, Memphis, TN 38117, (901) 636-4100, education@memphisbotanicgarden.com. Grades K-4. See what hatches from eggs in Spring besides baby chicks! A garden tour focuses on all kinds of animals that lay eggs, from insects to amphibians. Students observe a variety of bird eggs, from hummingbird to emu, and even taste fish eggs! As a special Spring treat, they’ll color eggs using natural, plant-made dyes, and “plant” a basket. $6 per student. Visit www.memphisbotanicgarden.com.

(TN) April 5, 2017, HOME SCHOOL DAY: GROW A GARDEN, 2:00-3:30 PM. Ages 5 and up. Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road, Memphis, TN 38117, (901) 636-4100, education@memphisbotanicgarden.com. Join us monthly at the Garden for an exciting, hands-on learning experience! $5 per child, does not include Garden admission. Pre-registration and pre-payment are REQUIRED. Call 636-4130 to register. Visit www.memphisbotanicgarden.com.

(CT) April 6, 2017, HOMESCHOOL DAY, The Shore Line Trolley Museum, 17 River Street, East Haven CT 06512-2519, 203-467-6927, office@shorelinetrolley.org. A visit to the Museum is a multi-sensory voyage into the past, from the moanful growl of the motors, to the smell of the electric arc, to the feel of rattan seats and varnished hardwood detailing. The Shore Line Trolley Museum operates the Branford Electric Railway, which together with the collection of cars is a nationally-recognized Historic District. The railway is the oldest continuously operating suburban trolley line in the United States. For more information about Homeschool Day call 203-467-6927 or email office@shorelinetrolley.org. ShoreLineTrolley.org.

(PA) April 7, 2017, JESSICA LANG DANCE, 10:30 am. Recommended for all ages.  NextMove Dance at the Prince Theatre, 1412 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, 215-636-9000 ext.110, annemarie@danceaffiliates.org.  Jessica Lang Dance astounds with its visually-stunning dances based on veterans and Shakespearean sonnets. Tickets are $5. Reservations: Anne-Marie Mulgrew Education Director, 215-636-9000 ext. 110, annemarie@danceaffiliates.org. For full brochure, visit www.danceaffiliates.org.

(PA) April 8, 2017, EASTER ON THE FARM, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, 22 Luckenbill Road, Kutztown, PA 19530, (610) 683-1589, NPauley@kutztown.edu. Celebrate the Easter traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Kids crafts, egg hunts, hearth cooking demonstrations, vendors, and more. Free Easter Egg hunts! This event is free. www.kutztown.edu/pgchc

(MD) April 8-9, 2017, THE COMMEDIA RAPUNZEL, 1:30 pm. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, The Fun Company, 31 W. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701, 301-694-4744. Columbine, Rosetta, Punchin, and Arlequin all let down their hair to tackle the tangled tale of Rapunzel.  When Gottel the Witch (played by Rosetta, naturally) discovers the thief in her garden, she tricks him into exchanging his first-born daughter for the salad he took. Full of lots of lazzi and witty fun, this commedia tale is a pure delight! Tickets $14: Price includes all fees. www.marylandensemble.org.