March 10: Family Day at Pinot's Palette
Paint like a pro with Pinot's Palette family day class for kids over five. An instructor will walk you through painting a fairy-inspired floral landscape. All supplies are provided. Customers are invited to bring snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. $25 per person. No canvas sharing allowed. 2–4 p.m. 1641 Clarkson (Chesterfield).
March 11: Miniature Train Rides
All aboard the Museum of Transportation's C.P Huntington minature train as it chugs out of winter hibernation. $5 per person for unlimited, 7-minute rides. 2967 Barrett Station.
March 11: Math-tastic Measuring
Pre-schoolers can learn all about measuring methods through a series of fun, hands-on experiments at the Saint Louis Science Center (part of its Preschool Science Series). $10 per child. Call 314-289-4424 to RSVP. 10–10:45 a.m. 5050 Oakland.
March 11–12: Illustration at the Magic House
Join children’s book illustrator Chris Sharp as he presents a workshop on illustration for kids. After watching the artist show how he makes colorful, quirky images, kids can try illustrating in their own style. Included with admission. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m. 516 S. Kirkwood.
The St. Louis Symphony joins forces with the Saint Louis Zoo to take your child on a musical journey through the four seasons. They can learn how their favorite animals navigate winter, summer, spring, and fall at the zoo. The performance features selections from Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons. Tickets $8-19. 3 p.m. Powell Hall. 718 N. Grand.