Spring break is coming up -- April 2-6 for the Tri-Cities school districts -- that means one thing: your kids are going to be home!

Here are some fun, family-friendly activities to keep you and your children busy over the break.

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    Here are the best places in the Tri-Cities to roller-skate or ice-skate!

    Rollarena Skating Center

    849 Stevens Drive, Richland, WA, 99352

    (509) 946 – 6971

    Grange Park Outdoor Roller Skating Rink

    1600 S. Union St., Kennewick, WA, 99336 (Right next to the library!)

    The Toyota Arena is the only year-round ice skating rink between Spokane and Portland.

    737-3718 or 737-3716

    Flickr, Vitaly Sokolovsky
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    Historical Attractions

    Sacajawea State Park and Museum

    2503 Sacajawea Park Rd., Pasco, WA, 99301

    For directions, call (509)-545-2361

    Franklin County Historical Museum


    305 North 4th Avenue, Pasco, WA 99301

    There is also always Columbia Park and the Playground of Dreams, of course!

    Flickr, UGArdener
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    Take the Kids to a Movie

    Here are some movies showing in the Tri-Cities for families over the break.

    Dr. Suess' the Lorax

    Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

    Mirror Mirror (Opens March 30)

    Flickr, Sean Dreilinger
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    Explore the Wilderness

    You can take your family to the bird refuge and Bateman Island off the exit before Columbia Center Blvd.

    Google Maps
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    Tour McNary Dam

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    Golf Universe

    6311 W Clearwater Ave Kennewick, WA 99336-1792

    (509) 735-2900

    Mirage Putting Course

    (Horn Rapids Golf Course)

    2800 Clubhouse Lane Richland, WA. 99354

    Phone (509) 375-4714

    Flickr, Jason Eppink
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    Here is the Mid-Columbia Library Storytime Schedule.

    Flickr, Rabid City Public Library
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    Climb A Mountain

    • Badger Mountain and Trails

    943-8688 Corner of Dallas Rd. and E. 2010 Pr. NE in Richland.

    Flickr, by eascher
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    Go Bowling

    Go Bowl

    2799 W. Lewis Pasco, WA 99301


    Atomic Bowl

    624 Wellsian Way Richland, WA 99352


    Spare Time Lanes

    711 Vineyard Drive Kennewick, WA 99336


    Flickr, Joe Shlabotnik
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    Our favorites are Howard Amon Park in Richland and Playground of Dreams in Columbia Park in Kennewick.

    Flickr, Mark & Marie Finnern