Visit the new cubs at The Maryland Zoo In Baltimore

Visit the new cubs at The Maryland Zoo In Baltimore (JEFFREY F. BILL / June 18, 2014)

Drop-In Art Activities: Aquatic Art. Different art activities allow kids to learn about the deep blue sea. Weekends, July 5-27, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Drop-In Art Activities: Play the Part. Kids can learn all about telling stories through plays. Activities include making sets, props, masks, and other theater essentials. Weekends through June 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.,Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Drop-In Art Activities: Sculptural Forms. Children can learn to sculpt using wood, metal, found objects, and clay. Weekends, June 7-29, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000,thewalters.org.

Drop-In Art Activities: Treasures. Participants can explore the treasures in the Walters and use craft materials to make something to take home. Weekends, Aug. 2-31, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Fairmount Academy’s 1800s Festival. Check out the 1800s-style classroom and participate in a spelling bee. Also enjoy crafts, seafood, dessert, and more. May 31, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Fairmount Road, Upper Fairmount, (410) 651-3945, visitsomerset.com.

First Fridays. Your admission ticket gives you access to the permanent exhibits, planetarium, and IMAX theater. First Friday of the month, Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., (410) 685-5225, mdsci.org.

Friday Night Stargazing It the Observatory. Enjoy the night sky through an Alvan Clark & Sons 8” refracting telescope. Fridays year round, weather permitting, 7:30-10:30 p.m.; call after 5 p.m. to check. Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., (410) 685-5225, mdsci.org.

Gadget and Gizmo’s Puppet Science Show. Enter the Learning Lab with Gadget and Gizmo and explore different areas of science. There is music, dancing, and an interactive puppet show. Afterwards, make a craft based on what you’ve learned. Designed for children 5 and younger with their adult caretakers. May 29, 11 a.m., Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., (410) 685-5225, mdsci.org.

Get to Know NOAA. Learn about NOAA—the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration —with this Saturday series, each featuring a different topic. Activities designed for children ages 5 and up. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. May 31, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 7, Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., (410) 685-5225, mdsci.org.

Go Skateboarding Day. Enjoy this annual day dedicated to skateboards by taking the whole family out and hopping on those wheels. June 21, theiasc.org/go-skateboarding-day.

Grade ‘A’ Student Night. Students who show a report card with three or more As will get free entry into the aquarium. Look at aqua.org for full requirements. June 26, 6-9 p.m., National Aquarium, 501 E. Pratt St., (410) 576-3800, aqua.org.

Itsy Bitsy Infants. Bring your littlest scientists to the Kids Room for programs designed especially for children ages 1-24 months. June 5 and 19, 10:30 a.m., Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., (410) 685-5225, mdsci.org.

Park Quest 2014. Show off your family’s teamwork skills with this quest through Maryland’s state parks. Explore the hidden treasures in over 24 parks throughout the summer. May 24-Sept. 1, various locations,dnr2.maryland.gov/parkquest.

Philippine Festival 2014. Enjoy various events and learn about culture in the Philippines. Highlights include a parade, kids zone, holy Mass, and more. June 15, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium, (443) 812-3241, katipunan.org.

SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D – The Great Jelly Rescue. The eye-catching 4-D film follows SpongeBob on his mission to save all the jellyfish after they’ve been abducted by Plankton. Through Aug. 31, National Aquarium, 501 E. Pratt St., (410) 576-3800, aqua.org.

Summer Art Camp: Blueprints & Buildings. Kids can become architects and city planners who plot out their dream community. July 28-Aug. 1, Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Summer Art Camp: Faces & Figures. Young artists learn about portraiture and create their own portraits in different media. July 14-18, Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Summer Art Camp: Once Upon a Time. Campers learn about the different artworks that tell a story and create their own comic book. July 21-25, Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Summer Art Camp: Sea & Sky. Campers use their imaginations to step into some of the outdoor environments represented in the museum, such as Greece, India, and Egypt. July 7-11, Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.

Summer Art Camp: Hieroglyphs & Pyramids. Kids will spend the time in camp becoming little Egyptologists. They’ll discover mummies, gods, goddesses, and crocodiles; write hyroglyphs; paint on papyrus; and more. June 30-July 3, Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., (410) 547-9000, thewalters.org.