Some of the more gut-wrenching, heartfelt performances you’ve witnessed have been by a 5-year-old. Yours.So if a skinned knee usually ends with shouts of “Bravo!” think about focusing those melodramatic tendencies in the direction of Innovative Kids’s Now I’m Reading Plays.Perfect for new readers ages 5 and up, box sets of The Three Little Pigs or Cinderella include character masks, a storybook, and five personalized scripts. Individual lines are highlighted and bolded to make it easier for mini method actors to follow along.We read the book first to familiarize our cast with the setting, characters, and plot. Next, we let them get to work creating costumes and practicing their lines. Our performances took place sitting in a circle on the playroom rug. But that didn’t stop them from taking a bow.Available online at spoonsisters.com.FLYBird Lovers’ WeekendWhat: Make crafts, learn birdcalls, and watch glassblowing demos. Why: Visits from live feathered friends, too. When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.Where: Museum of Glass, 1801 Dock St., Tacoma (253-284-4750). Adults, $12; children 6-12, $5; under 6, free.BOOMovies at the MuseumWhat: Grab a snack and watch the silly fave Monsters, Inc. Why: Suit him up in pj’s, so he’ll fall right into bed afterward.When: Wed., 6 p.m.Where: KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4091 Factoria Mall SE (425-637-8100). Reservations (recommended) online at kidsquestmuseum.org. Adults and children 1 and up, $7; under 1, free.MEANDERFall City FarmsWhat: Get lost in the maze, hear music, and go for a spin on the hayride. Why: Ditch the traditional — pumpkins of all shapes and colors abound. When: Thru Oct. 31. Mon., noon-6 p.m.; Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.Where: 3636 Neal Rd., Fall City (425-222-4553). Admission is free.Photo: Courtesy of The Spoon SistersUp to 55% off TornDesigner Ronny Kobo adorns her well-cut, print-happy pieces with whimsical details like shoulder pads, studs, and fringe, all of which elevate the humble basics to something rather eloquent. Take up to 55% off on Swirl.