LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Here's a list of things you can do for with your family for the first week of June!
Breakfast with Penguins at Little Rock Zoo
Hear a Keeper chat all about penguins and enjoy a breakfast buffet.
Advance reservations are a must. Price includes meal and zoo admission for the rest of the day.
$21.95, children $16.95;
members $16.95, children $12.95.
For info: 661-7218, www.LittleRockZoo.com.
Heifer Hour: World Ocean Day at Heifer Village
Each Tue. and Sat., children in grades K-5 can attend "Heifer Hour",
featuring a craft, game, children's book or outdoor activity to help teach kids about caring for the Earth and its inhabitants.
Today, they'll read the book, "A Cool Drink of Water," and test the water in the nearby wetlands.
For info: www.Heifer.org. FREE!
Mountain Fishin' Derby at Petit Jean State Park
This derby will be open to children ages 15 and under.
Parents are welcome to help, but the kids must do the fishing. Fish are stocked and prizes provided by the Arkansas
Game and Fish Commission. BYO bait and tackle.
For info: 727-5431, www.PetitJeanStatePark.com. FREE!
Ringling Bros & Barnum Bailey Circus at Verizon Arena
Take your little clowns to see the real deal. The circus is in town! Knife-throwers, aerial gymnasts, jugglers,
Asian elephants and more!
Showtimes are 11:00, 3:00 and 7 p.m. today
1:00 and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday
Children 2-11 $11
Under the Sea Pool Party at Crater of Diamonds State Park
Swim over to this evening of music, refreshments,
games and more fishy fun for all ages. Kids and adults: Wear your brightest-colored shirt or swimwear for the peoples' choice awards.
$5.50 for people over 42" in height; $3.75 for under 42"; $2 for "non-swimmer" chaperones.
For info: (870) 285-3113, www.CraterOfDiamondsStatePark.com.