Valentine's Day is rapidly approaching and with it comes fun activities to enjoy with your toddler or baby. Of course, taking a Signing with Baby class is always a great way to get out of the house with your little one and learn some American Sign Language vocabulary with music, movement and play. But if you want Valentine's parties, crafts and excitement, there are nice options in the Beaverton area to get your child in the mood for friendship and love.
Valentine’s & Love Songs
17175 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy C2
Beaverton, OR 97003
Kids 0-5 yrs are invited to bring their caregiver to decorate cookies, enjoy a jam session, and sing love songs.
When: February 14, 9:30 AM
Tickets $10 advance, $20 at the door
Lovey Babies Dance Party
12375 SW Fifth St.
Beaverton, OR 97005
Meeting Rooms A and B
Dance to your favorite love songs and make a Valentine for someone you love! Ages 1-6 with family.
When: February 10, 2020, 11:00AM-11:45AM
VDay BDay Celebration!
7832 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219
On February 14, 1859, the State of Oregon was founded, making Valentine’s Day Oregon’s birthday as well! Join The Craft Factory in a VDay BDay celebration as we craft our love for those special people in our lives and the great state we live in. Craft a heart or the Oregon state cutout for only $10, make a card for someone special (materials provided), and enjoy a sweet treat to eat.
When: February 14, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and February 15, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Valentines and Playdate with a Book at Cedar Mill Library
12505 NW Cornell Rd
Portland, OR 97229, USA
503-644-0043 ext. 112
Make a Valentine for a special person, favorite author or book character, or share what you love about the library. We’ll have a pretend mailbox to leave your valentine with the library, or you can take it with you! Choose a wrapped book from our pyramid display, check it out, and unwrap it at home for a fun surprise!
When: February 10- February 14, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Craft
Cedar Mill Library
Join us for Valentine's Day! Use your creativity to make a heart robot, Valentines necklace, heart mosaic or ribbon heart card! All ages.
When: February 14, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Portland Children’s Museum
4015 SW Canyon Rd
Portland, OR 97221
Celebrate love and friendship at Portland Children's Museum for St. Valentine’s Day! Make a fancy card for that someone special, get messy with Valentine’s slime, design your own heart-shape shades, glaze a ceramic gift, or decorate a scrumptious heart cookie to share.
When: February 14, 2020
Heart Crafts at Murray Scholls Library
11200 SW Murray Scholls Pl.
Beaverton, OR 97007
Make cards and other heart crafts for a friend or for yourself! Ages 3-8 with family.
When: February 14, 4:00PM- 5:00PM
My Tiny Valentine Dinner Dance
The Walter's Cultural Art Center
527 E. Main Street
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124
Share the fun with your little loved ones—and special guest, Elsa from Frozen— this winter at a special dance made just for families. The My Tiny Valentine Dinner Dance features dinner and dessert, dancing, a live DJ, photo booth, arts and crafts and music requests at registration. Guests can savor a pasta buffet dinner complete with gluten-free options and salad, and stay sweet with cupcakes and cookies. Attendees can request a favorite dance number ahead of time by asking for their favorite song during registration, and a live DJ will keep the dance floor full all night long. Snap a photo with your tiny valentine at the photo station and participate in a raffle for a chance to win exclusive prizes! Big news—Elsa from Frozen will make an appearance at the Dinner Dance, performing several songs and taking pictures with fans. Bring your love bugs for an unforgettable evening of Valentine fun!
When: February 15, 6:00PM- 9:00PM
Ticket Prices $28- $43 Register to attend the My Tiny Valentine Dinner Dance by Tuesday, February 11. Download and print the event flyer.
It's not Valentine themed, but what better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than dinner and the theater?
Beaverton Civic Theater
Beaverton City Library Auditorium
12375 SW 5th St.
Beaverton, OR 97005
Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience
Based on the picture book: Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems
This rock 'n roll parable based on the hit children's book by Mo Willems has a significant message for today's audiences - don’t be afraid to be yourself and be comfortable in your own skin - or suit! All tickets $5!
When: February 8th, 9th & 15th at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, & 4pm
Run Time: Approximately 1 hour
Now that you have ideas for Valentine's Day, all you need are some signs! Enjoy practicing these words, and don't forget to register for a baby sign language class with Baby Express. Our next session starts February 20!
Enjoy music, movement and play with your baby or toddler while learning some American Sign Language vocabulary, too. Our next session starts January 23, 2020.