Where/When: Cubberly Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto. Wednesday, 6:30 pm to 9 pm.
Why Go: Ken Denmead, editor and publisher of GeekDad.com, will dive into the world of hands on fun for the family. Presented by the Commonwealth Club, Denmead will discuss the best Do-It-Yourself projects, experiments and weekend adventures. Denmead will also be available to sign copies of his book after the presentation.
Pricing: $20 non-members, $12 members and $7 for students.
Where/When: , 201 S Rengstorff Ave, Mountain View, Friday, 5 pm
Why Go: It's the annual Community in Action Team (CAT) ice cream social where neighbors in Castro City come together before the start of the school year for ice cream and fun kid-friendly activities.
Where/When: , Friday 6:30 pm
Why Go: This weeks performance is "The Brementown Musicans" where a traveling trio of musicans arrivie in a town that isn't quite fond of new guests. The group eventually wins the town over and earns a hearty supper in the fun-filled musical number.
Where/When: , 650 San Pierre Way, Mountain View, Friday, 8:30 pm
Why Go: This week's feature Disney film is the "The Princess and the Frog," a 2009 release. The family-friendly movie is a story based off the E.D. Baker novel The Frog Princess. With only a handful of Friday night family features left in the summer movie series, this week's choice is the perfect escape for you and the family.
Where/When: 201 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113, San Jose Tech Museum. Open Daily from 10 am to 4 pm.
Why Go: What's cooler than playing with robots anyways? Take the kids and have them explore Mars with a robot rover or design their very own in the brand-new exhibit located in the Lower Level.
Pricing: Tickets start at $10