Where/When: Clifford J. Hurgin Municipal Center, 1 School St., Bethel, Thursday, at dusk (just after 8 p.m.)
Why Go: Bethel's Park & Recreation Department is sponsoring a free showing of the children's film "Despicable Me" on the front lawn of the municipal center.
Where/When: , 189 Greenwood Ave., Bethel, Thursday, 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Why Go: For kids of all ages, but children seven and under must be accompanied by an adult. Come in and make a fun project. A new craft will be featured each week this summer. No Registration is required.
Where/When: , 208 Greenwood Ave., Bethel, Sunday, 2 p.m,
Why Go: Morning Glory is hosting the first ever Bethel Hunt, where teams decipher clues that will lead you to different businesses in downtown Bethel. Families are strongly encouraged to participate and there will be small gifts for children along the way.
Pricing: $10 per team
Where/When: , 182 Whisconier Road, Brookfield, Friday, 12-12:50 p.m.
Why Go: Bring lunch and enjoy listening to stories and watching movies appropriate for children ages 3 and up. No registration is required.
Where/When: , 640 Federal Road, Brookfield, Sunday, 12-3 p.m.
Why Go: The Brookfield Fire Department will be bringing a Fire Truck for the children, Classy Catering Creations is providing free refreshments and Fun Factor Inflatables 2 is bringing a Bouncy Castle. Great free fun for the family.