Event picks for April
Chorus line. Get your tickets — quick! — to the fifth annual Flying House Productions Children’s Concert at McCaw Hall in Seattle. Thanks to generous supporter Debbie Killinger, the Seattle Men’s Chorus, Seattle Women’s Chorus and Village Theatre’s Kidstage perform for free on Saturday, April 10 at 2 p.m. Expect an hour of music, wacky costumes and audience participation — and a coloring book and crayons for the trip home. Again, tix are free, but you have to request them: 206-388-1400.
World party. It’s the 40th anniversary of Earth Day — celebrate at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium’s Party for the Planet on Saturday, April 17 and Sunday, April 18. Watch polar bears tear into interesting treats, bring a teddy bear in for a checkup and learn how to shrink your carbon “pawprint”; if you bike to the zoo, you’ll receive a $3 Bike for Bears discount. 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Free with admission. 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. 253-591-5337.