We’re making the theater-going experience more inviting for kids, hosting FREE hands-on activities on the first Saturday of select months, and offering a full roster of courses and workshops for ages 3–13! Take a look at all our JBFC Kids offerings below.

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Film Programming


The Land Before Time

July 21 & 22, noon; July 26, 1:00
Recommended for ages 6 and up

When a drought forces them to travel for food, young Littlefoot and his friends make their way with perseverance and teamwork in the face of unpredictable challenges—including sharp-toothed predators.


Yellow Submarine

July 30 at 1:00, 7:30
Recommended for ages 6 and up

Brimming with peace, love, and hope, the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine provides a happy, visually inventive animated reminder of the power of music to make the world a better place. Not an official JBFC Kids film.


Rookie of the Year

Aug. 18 & 19, noon, Aug. 20, 1:00
Recommended for ages 8 and up

Baseball season is in full swing when 12-year-old Henry falls and breaks his arm. When his cast comes off, a miraculous thing happens: he can now out-pitch any player in the major league.

Free Events


Family Saturdays @ the Lab

Returning this fall!

Check back this fall for more information about Family Saturdays @ the Lab.



Lab Camp, Grades 3–4

Sessions begin Jul. 2

How much fun and learning can we pack into one week? Come and find out as you play, make, and explore with a range of media in our state-of-the-art production spaces.


Lab Camp, Grades 5–6

Sessions begin Jul. 2

Our renowned faculty leads small groups of 10, and we maintain a ratio of one adult to every five campers, assuring individual attention.


Lab Camp, Grades 7–8

Jul. 30–Aug. 3

Participate in a rousing week of creating campaigns for and playing tabletop games like D&D. Build a world from your own imagination by designing maps, mythical artifacts, epic monsters, and other characters with secret agendas and mysterious backstories.

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