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Spring Break children's events in the Basin

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Spring Break is here and parents are looking for things for their children to participate in.

We've put together a list of events going on in the area.

If you have an event, you can e-mail it to us at news@kwes.com and we will add it to this list.

Spring Break Camp in Midland
Hosted by the Parks & Recreation Division
Location: MLK Jr. Community Center
Ages - 6 to 12 years old
Time: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: $40
Activities will include arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor sports, cooking class, board games and more in order to stimulate creativity, entertainment, teamwork, and good sportsmanship. For more information, call (432) 685-7355 or e-mail Joey Jolly at jajolly@midlandtexas.gov.

Also, the Midland County Library is hosting numerous events during Spring Break. To view the list, click here.

The Museum of the Southwest is hosting several events as well during Spring Break. Click here to view the list

Jerry Schneider, "The Butterfly Guy"
Hosted by the Ector County Library
Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
Location: Ector County Library, 321 W. 5th St., Odessa
Program is free and open to the public. 

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