This movie is for crybabies

Want to see the latest flick but don’t want your little one’s crying to disturb other moviegoers? Buy box office tickets for the Crybaby Matinee, with daily showings at a rotation of theaters geared for parents toting their little ones. The theater isn’t quite so dark or loud and everyone has a baby, so there are no dirty looks if your toddler starts fussing just as Aquaman seizes the throne. See the upcoming options at

Mother-Daughter Holiday Tea

The holidays may be over but there’s still time to take part in Lisa Rose Doll House’s Special Mother Daughter Holiday Tea trhough Jan. 7. $80 covers two girls and two moms; $30 for each additional couple. Dress-up time, refreshments, desserts and lemonade are part of the party. Make a reservation at


Kamaaina Keiki Wednesday

The winter break is the perfect time to take advantage of Waimea Valley’s Kamaaina Keiki Wednesday program. The valley offers free admission to kamaaina and military keiki ages 4-12 and hosts free activities and cultural games, but it’s hard to make the drive out there on a school day. Check out the fun 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 2.