1 Learn about Greek mythology
4 On Saturday, come to the saddlebrook Library, 14850 Laurel ave., for a Pi day Greek Mythology Festival. The fun will include a story time at 10:30 a.m., as well as crafts and a labyrinth to explore. There will also be "chariot racing" and archery. No registration is required. The event goes until noon.
2 Make your own basketball game
6 Lowe's will host a dIy Kids Workshop on saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. With their parents' help, kids can build a tabletop basketball game. register at your preferred location by visiting diy.lowes.com.
3 Check out Make Omaha
8 Come to do space from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. saturday for the second annual Make Omaha event. This free, family-friendly innovation and technology showcase celebrates local tech-driven makers, inventors and businesses who are using state-of-the-art tools in their work. Makers are of all ages and backgrounds. do space is located at 7205 dodge st.
4 Make some butterflies
Come to the council Bluffs Public Library on saturday from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. to use yarn and weaving skills to create a colorful spring butterfly. The craft is for kids in fourth through sixth grades. The library is located at 400 Willow Ave.
5 Celebrate Pi Day
AIM Brain Exchange, 1902 howard st., will host Pi day at the Brain Exchange on saturday from 1 to 3:30 p.m. There will be lots of pi-themed tech activities for kids and families. Plus, the person who can recite the most digits of pi gets to toss a fresh-made pie in the face of one of the Brain Exchange staff. The event is free, but registration is required at careerlink.com/brainexchange.
6 Learn about gardening
Come to city sprouts south community Garden, 1815 N st., from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday to learn how to prune fruit trees for maximum production and easier harvesting. The class will be led primarily in spanish. admission is $5 for all ages. advanced registration is required.
7 Take a selfiewith the Cat in the Hat
Come to Nebraska Furniture Mart on saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to take a selfie with dr. seuss' cat in the hat for free. There will also be a free kid's craft workshop from noon to 2 p.m. The event will take place in the event center, which is inside the electronics and appliance store. Nebraska Furniture Mart is located at 700 s. 72nd st.
8 Check out a life-sized Candy Land
Come to Omaha's children Museum to see the life-sized candy Land board this weekend. The fun will include building Lifesaver cars, a candy-themed science show and meeting the candy Land characters. hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. sunday. all activities are included with museum admission, which is $14 for kids and adults ages 2 to 59, $13 for seniors and free for member families and children under 2.