ROCK THE CRADLE
Kids and their grown-ups can groove together at this musical family event. DJs and bands will play tunes for all ages. Take a stroll through the museum, participate in activities and view pop-up performances. (11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Free. Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2400 3rd Av. S., Mpls. 612-870-3000. www.thecurrent.org/feature/2015/02/05/rock-the-cradle.)
Spring brings new life to the plant and animal kingdoms. Visit with the newest members of the Minnesota Zoo family, see cow milkings and other activities. Weekends include enrichment events with snow monkeys, brown bears and other animals. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. $12-$18. 13000 Zoo Blvd., Apple Valley. 952-431-9200. www.minnesotazoo.org.