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Weekend events: Monster Jam, ‘Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook,’ more

Families looking to fill their weekend with family friendly activities have a handful of options.

Monster Jam will return to Greenville this weekend with three shows at Bon Secoures Wellness Arena. Trucks scheduled to attend are Grave Digger driven by Pablo Huffaker, Jailbird driven by Kaylyn Migues, Master of Disaster driven by Paul Strong, Monster Mutt driven by Kevin Crocker, Nitro Menace driven by Darren Migues, Northern Nightmare driven by Cam McQueen, Scooby-Doo driven by Read, and Stinger driven by Zane Rettew. Shows are at 7 p.m. Friday, and 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday, and a special pit party is scheduled 10:30 a.m. – noon, included with admission to the 1 p.m. Saturday show. Tickets start at $14. Visit or the arena box office.

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“Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the Peace Center. For more details, visit

It’s Sensory Friendly Saturday 9 a.m. - noon at the Children’s Museum of the Upstate. For details, visit

Paris Mountain State Park will hold a winter walk at 1 p.m. Saturday. Ranger Cathy Taylor fwill take participants on a walk around Lake Placid, investigating the winter woods. Cost is $7, payable at the admission station instead of regular admission. Registration is required. Email or call 864-244-5565.

The South Carolina Bar’s Young Lawyers Division will host a Families Forever Fair 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, offering free information on adoption and foster care. Open to the community, it will be held at at First Baptist Church, 3 Hedge St., Simpsonville.

Sunday marks the last day of the “The World of Jan Brett” exhibit at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit for information.

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