Parenting question No. 56: How do I get my kids interested in the books I loved when I was a kid? Answer: Make them into movies! Parenting question No. 57: What if said movie involves Tom Hanks doing five different voices and my kids still don't bite? Answer: Put it in 3-D! The Polar Express, like anything else, is 10 times cooler when you get to wear funny glasses while watching. Also, the train going down the hill makes you feel like you're on a rollercoaster. Talk about bonding with your kids. The Polar Express: The IMAX Experience runs through January 3 at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History's Omni IMAX Theater, 1501 Montgomery St. in Fort Worth. Tickets are $9 for adults, $8 for children (ages 3 to 12) and seniors (ages 60 and older). Museum members receive a $2 per ticket discount. Tickets can be purchased at 817-255-9540 or fwmuseum.org.
Dec. 5-Jan. 3, 2008