Divvy the labor: Adults chop and sauté onions and celery; heat chicken broth. Kids snip apricots into pieces with kitchen shears (older kids only); stir in dressing mix.
Melt butter in a nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray over medium-high heat. Sauté onion and celery 8 minutes or until tender. Stir in broth and cook 2 minutes or until fully heated. Stir in dressing mix and remaining ingredients.