SPIRITED AWAY -- Today at 10:30 a.m. Animator Hayao Miyazaki's tale of a girl named Chihiro who stumbles into a world ruled by witches and monsters, where people are turned into animals. Avalon Theatre, 5612 Connecticut Ave. NW. $5, ages 2 and younger free. 202-966-6000.

MODERN ARF SIDEWALK CHALK PAINTING -- Today, 1-3 p.m. Ages 6 and older. Learn how to work as a team to decorate sidewalks. By the Clarendon Metro, 1116 N. Hudson St., Arlington. Suggested donation $8-$10.

For reservations, call 703-528-4800.

HANDS-ON SCULPTURESCAPES -- Today, 2-4 p.m. Ages 5 and older. Use crayons and watercolors to draw and paint the sculptures at the Baltimore Museum of Art's Levi Sculpture Garden. Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr., Baltimore. $7, seniors and students $5, children free, first Thursday of the month free. 410-396-7100.

CONCRETE CARNIVAL -- Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Kids can make and decorate concrete objects, mix edible "concrete," and see how a concrete canoe floats.

National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Suggested donation $5. For reservations, call 202-272-2448.

CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL -- Saturday at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Puppeteer Kathleen Jacobs presents an interactive show about animals of all sizes. Old Town Theater, 8151/2 King St., Alexandria. $7, ages 8 and younger $5. 703-683-8888.

INSTRUMENT PETTING ZOO -- Saturday, noon-2 p.m. Teachers from the Levine School of Music host a workshop, with live jazz by Marcus Johnson. City Museum of Washington, 801 K St. NW. $3; seniors, students and children $2; 2 and younger free. 202-383-1809.