Where/When: Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Meriden YMCA, 110 W. Main St., Meriden
Why Go: What’s better than watching a great family movie with your kids? Doing it while floating peacefully in an Olympic-size swimming pool
Pricing: Free for members; $10 per family for non-members
Where/When: Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Snow School, 299 Wadsworth St., Middletown
Why Go: Parents and kids of gifted and high-ability students both get to explore in more depth and work hands-on in areas of interest that are part of the everyday classroom. Pre-registration is requested and space may be limited; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-347-2579.
Where/When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at Oddfellows Playhouse, 128 Washington St., Middletown
Why Go: Come watch this children’s classic from C.S. Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia come to life on the stage.
Pricing: Adults: $15 reserved, $20 walkup; students and seniors: $8 for reserved or walkup
Where/When: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday mornings at the New Britain-Berlin YMCA, 50 High St., New Britain
Why Go: Splish-splash your way to a fun Saturday morning in the pool at the Y. A better – and healthier -- wakeup call than a trip to Dunkin’ Donuts.
Pricing: Full members $35; program members $65
Where/When: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gilead Congregational Church, 672 Gilead St., Hebron
Why Go: Come check out the crafts featuring handmade items, many of them spring- and Easter-themed.
Pricing: Free, until you buy a neat craft!