Maybe you just need to get out of the house for a bit. You’re looking for something new to do with your children, but something easy and inexpensive. Luckily, many shopping centers all around Los Angeles offer you the perfect solution — regularly scheduled free Kids Clubs. Kids Clubs offer story times, puppet shows, musical performances, crafts and more.


Kids Club at Waterside at Marina del Rey
4700 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Waterside at Marina del Rey hosts a weekly Kids Club each Tuesday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm (from March through October), with a special Holiday Kids Club in December. Enjoy lots of fun including music, entertainment, and more.


Kids Club at The Grove
189 The Grove Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90036

Each Thursday, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, The Grove invites children and families to participate in its Kids Club. These free weekly presentations feature lots of fun, music, and interactive activities. (Kids Club is offered February through the end of October).


Kids Club at The Americana at Brand
889 Americana Way, Glendale, CA 91210

Each Tuesday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, children are invited to The Americana’s Kids Club on The Green. This free, weekly event includes live music, lots of fun, and more.


Kids Club at The Lakes at Thousand Oaks
2200 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Kids Club is happening each Wednesday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm at The Lakes at Thousand Oaks. This free weekly event features live entertainment (including magicians, jugglers, singers, and more) and lots of fun for children and their families.


By Wendy Kennar