DIY Gift Giving, Three Musketeers, Light Saber Academy – This Week's 4forFamil

4forFamilies is aimed as a resource to get parents, grandparents, and kids involved with all the great activities around Washtenaw County. Have a great weekend with us as your guide!


Friday, December 18

Pets and Pajama Movie Night
Humane Society of Huron Valley

Come join your furry friends at the Humane Society of Huron Valley for Pets and Pajamas Movie Night! This paw-tastic event is for ages 5 to 11 and includes adoptable animal interactions, a cheese pizza dinner and an animal-themed movie with popcorn! Children are invited to wear their pajamas, bring a sleeping bag and pillow and be ready for some animal-themed fun while parents enjoy a night out on the town!

Humane Society of Huron Valley, 3100 Cherry Hill Rd
734-662-5585 |


Wrap it Up! DIY Gift-Giving
Ann Arbor District Library Downtown

This event is intended for Grades 6 – Adult Got gifts to wrap? Give them a personal touch by learning how to make your own paper gift bows and decorate wrapping paper with your own unique patterns!

Ann Arbor District Library Downtown, 343 S. Fifth Ave.
734-327-4200 |


Saturday, December 19

The Three Musketeers
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

From the Ann Arbor Young Actors Guild, comes a robust script with great roles for all actors. Exciting action, intriguing plots, and excellent scene work for aspiring actors. Sword Play and historic movement will be included in the rehearsal process.

Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, 911 N. University Ave.
734-926-5629 |


Sunday, December 20

Light Saber Academy
Ann Arbor District Library Pittsfield Branch

This event is intended for Grades K – 5 May the force be with you! Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens this weekend and YOU need to be prepared for intergalactic battle! Let the experts from Terra Prime Light Armory be your guiding force as they give instruction in light saber use in a friendly and fun interactive setting.

Ann Arbor District Library Pittsfield Branch, 2359 Oak Valley Dr.
734-327-4200 |