Indoor Activities This Weekend

Don’t let the rainy weather ruin your family fun!

Here are some indoor events happening in NOLA this weekend.

Fire House Bank
Home Depot – various locations, visit their website for a store location near you
Saturday, October 7 from 9 am-noon
Join Home Depot’s hands-on workshop and you and your child can build a cute coin bank with a fire station design. Once the bank is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. All kids get to keep their project, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
Donuts with Dad
ZukaBaby, 3248 Severn Avenue, Metairie
Saturday, October 7 at 10 am
Connect with other dads and kiddos while enjoying complementary donuts, coffee, and playtime in ZukaBaby’s open play space. Open to Dads and babies newborn – toddler age.

Kids Club Sprout Character Canvas
Michael’s Store – various locations, visit their website for a store location near you
Saturday, October 7 from 10 am-noon
They make, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making a Sprout® themed project. Plus, enjoy free face painting. All supplies provided. Parent or guardian must remain on the premises. Cost: $2/child.
Saturday Movies at Hubbell Library
725 Pelican Avenue, New Orleans
Join the Hubbell Library for family movies every Saturday. Refreshments are provided.
Saturday, October 7 at 10:30am – Pooh’s Heffalump Movie
Saturday, October 7 at 2pm – Adventures in Babysitting
Story Time at Barnes & Noble
3721 Veterans Boulevard, Metairie
Saturday, October 7 at 11 am
Join Barnes & Noble for story time! One of the original 12 Little Golden Books, The Poky Little Puppy is the story of a curious puppy who digs holes under fences and has to go to bed without any dessert. This iconic book has delighted families for generations. Activities to follow.
Water Wonder Day
Louisiana Children’s Museum, 420 Julia Street, New Orleans
Saturday, October 7 from 11 a-3 p
Learn about the water that surrounds us and water safety from the U.S. Coast Guard! Climb aboard a 28-foot Coast Guard boat and try on a life jacket! Talk to members of the Coast Guard about the important work they do around water. Use your power of imagination to create a boat from a variety of recycled materials, then test your boat on our lake. 
LEGO Make & Take Activity Featuring LEGO Ninjago
3721 Veterans Boulevard, Metairie
Saturday, October 7 at 4 pm
Calling all LEGO NINJAGO fans! Join Barnes & Noble to celebrate the new movie and build a LEGO NINJAGO Movie Green Dragon Mini Model to take home with you. While supplies last.
Story Time at the French Library
3811 Magazine Street, New Orleans
Sunday, October 8
Ages 3 and up: 3:30-4 pm
Ages 3 and under: 4:15-4:30 pm
Enjoy story time at the French Library. Listen as stories are read in French and English. Crafts after each story time.
 For more events, visit our Events Calendar.

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