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Superhero Science Explore the science of superhuman feats with Mobius Science Center. Free. Today, 10 a.m., Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St., (509) 893-8340. Today, 2 p.m., Cheney Library, 610 First St., (509) 893-8280.

Escape the Ordinary: Martial Arts at the Library Join us for a presentation from martial artists from Warhorse Karate. Today, 2 p.m., Spokane Public Library, Downtown, 906 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 444-5336.

“Seussical the Musical” Spokane Civic Theatre Academy presents musical fun for the whole family. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. today, Saturday, and Wednesday-Aug. 1, and at 2 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 2. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $10-$19. (509) 325-2507.

Escape the Ordinary: Hula Dance Party Come learn some simple hula dance moves. For all ages. Drop by our library sometime during the week before to make a paper lei and a paper flower to wear at the party. Saturday, 10:30 a.m., Hillyard Library, 4005 N. Cook St. Free. (509) 444-5380.

Harry Potter’s Birthday Party Harry Potter turns 35 this year, and he deserves a party. Don your dress robes, bring your brooms, and don’t forget your wands. Saturday, 11 a.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, Children’s Section, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

“Iron Man” Our summer reading program is all about superheroes, and we figured that’s a great excuse to show “Iron Man.” Rated PG-13, 126 minutes. Saturday, 2 p.m., Spokane Public Library Downtown, 906 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 444-5336.

Summer Lego Club All ages welcome. Children age 6 and younger should be accompanied by an adult. Free. Mondays through Aug. 24, 6-8 p.m., Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave., (509) 893-8400. Tuesdays through Aug. 25, 6-8 p.m., North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Road, (509) 893-8350. Thursdays through Aug. 27, 1-3 p.m. Thursday, 1-3 p.m., Fairfield Library, 305 E. Main St., Fairfield, (509) 893-8320.

Eric Herman and the Invisible Band Rock out with Eric to his original music for all ages. Free. Monday, 2 and 7 p.m., North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Road, (509) 893-8350. Monday, 10 a.m., Deer Park Library, 208 S. Forest Ave., Deer Park, (509) 893-8300. Tuesday, 2 and 7 p.m., Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave., (509) 893-8400. Tuesday, 10 a.m., Fairfield Library, 305 E. Main St., Fairfield, (509) 893-8320. Wednesday, 10 a.m., Airway Heights Library, 1213 S. Lundstrom St., Airway Heights, (509) 893-8250. Wednesday, 2 p.m., Medical Lake Library, 321 E. Herb St., Medical Lake, (509) 893-8330. Thursday, 10 a.m., Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road, Millwood, (509) 893-8260. Thursday, 2 p.m., Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave., (509) 893-8390.

To Catch the Wind Design, test and construct your own model wind turbine, then compete in a global contest to see who has the most power. For children in grades 6-8. Tuesday, 8:30 a.m., University of Idaho – Coeur d’Alene, 1031 N. Academic Way, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-2588.

Co-op Kids Children and their caregivers are welcome to make fruit salad (bring a melon baller if you have one). Tuesday, 9-10 a.m., Moscow Food Co-Op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537.

Supersized Games Take favorite games like Banana Grams and Yahtzee and make them life-sized. For grades four and older. Free. Tuesday, 2 p.m., Airway Heights Library, 1213 S. Lundstrom St., (509) 893-8250. Tuesday, 2 p.m., Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road, Millwood, (509) 893-8260. Thursday, 2 p.m., Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St., (509) 893-8340.

Escape the Ordinary: Cecil the Magician Cecil the Magician will keep you guessing and wondering how he does it. Free. Tuesday, 3 p.m., East Side Library, 524 S. Stone St., (509) 444-5375. Wednesday, 2 and 3:30 p.m., South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St., (509) 444-5385. Thursday, 3 p.m., Hillyard Library, 4005 N. Cook St., (509) 893-8320.

Escape the Ordinary: Dog Heroes! Join us for some great stories about dog heroes. We’ll also meet some dog friends from SCRAPS and learn tips for kids about being around dogs. Wednesday, 1 and 2:30 p.m., Indian Trail Library, 4909 W. Barnes Road. Free. (509) 444-5395.

Pajama Storytime Kids of all ages, get comfy in your favorite pajamas, grab your blanket and come hear bedtime stories with Miss Nichole under the tree in Hayden’s Corner. Wednesday, 7 p.m., Colfax Library, 102 S. Main St., Colfax. (509) 397-4366.

Summer Creativity Program For children 6 to 12. Upcycled wind chimes and hemp bead bracelets. Register by calling (509) 229-3414 or visit www.artisanbarn.org. Thursday, 1-3:45 p.m., Artisans at Dahmen Barn, Highway 195 North, 419 Park Way, Uniontown, Wash. $18 per child per afternoon.

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