๐Ÿค DIY LOWE’S WORKSHOP FOR KIDS: Build a Heart Vase

DIY kids workshop at Lowe's


Valentineโ€™s Day is almost here!  This monthโ€™s project is a great way to celebrate the holiday! Space is limited, so register today!

Register your child to reserve their kit today!

WHEN: Saturday,  February 13th or Sunday, February 14th

FIND PARTICIPATING LOWE’S LOCATIONS/REGISTER HERE: CHECK YOUR ZIP CODE

Reserved kits can be picked up in-store at our customer service desk on Saturday,  February 13th or Sunday, February 14th.  If your kit is not picked up by 8 p.m. on Sunday, February 14th, it may be given to a non-registered customer.

๐Ÿž๏ธ Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Mark your Calendars with the SIX FREE National Park Entrance Days!

The National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone on these dates in 2021:

NPS photo

PARTICIPATING PARKS: Head here for a list of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee that will be free on these 6 days. (The others are free all the time.)

Check out the FULL list of more than 400 National Parks available to everyone, every day.

๐Ÿšด๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ How to Ride a Bike for Kids

Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike?

REI offers step by step, engaging activities that’ll get them rolling in no time. Their kid-friendly instructors will provide a combination of personalized and group instruction to help overcome fears, teach important skills such as starting and stopping, and help them understand how to maneuver their bike around obstacles.

WHAT YOU NEED: Students should arrive with their own bike with the training wheels removed. They should be able to sit on the seat with their feet flat on the ground.

REI Gear provided:

  • Bike Tools – Items necessary for making quick adjustments and repairs in the field.
  • Bike pump – A portable bike pump that is attached to the bike.
  • Group First Aid Kit – Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illness

AGES: This class is for children 5-11 years old, and accompanying adults will be expected to support their budding cyclist throughout.

WHEN: Sessions open on December 12th at Alpharetta Location

CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS/TO SIGN UP

๐Ÿ’ป Field Trips @Home – Virtual Events Calendar

TAKE A TRIP: Virtual Tours, Classes Storytimes and MORE… ALL FROM YOUR HOME

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Everyday: Reindeercam.com: See Santa’s reindeer live on the internet! Only at ReindeerCam.com

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Every Night at 7pm: LIVE fitness class for all fitness levels on Planet Fitness Facebook page

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Every Tuesday & Thursday: Spanish Story Time – Virtual (Facebook Live)

Spanish Story Time – Virtual * Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30am * We’ll sing songs, play a game and read a book in Spanish. Beginners Welcome! Join via Facebook Live

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Weds, December 16: Rosie the Riveter

 livestream historic character program with a “Rosie” from World War II portrayed by Libba Beaucham. Rosie and historian Glen Kyle will discuss the experiences of working women during WWII. Great for all ages!

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Fri, December 18: Trans-Siberian Orchestra Live Stream Watch Party (Online Event)

Reserve Tickets Online for $30

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Sat, December 19: The Hip Hop Nutcracker (Online Event)

Tickets from $25.00

๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’ป Weds, January 6: Virtual Tour of Gaudi’s Barcelona (Online Event)

Join one of Spain’s finest tour directors Manuel as he shares his love for Spain and Art and Architecture in this virtual tour presentation.
We will discover this beautiful Mediterranean capital and the architectural genius of Antoni Gaudรญ through his most emblematic projects: Park Gรผell, Casa Milร , Casa Batllรณ and the impressive yet unfinished Sagrada Familia church.
Join us on our Facebook page on the day

SEE MORE LIVE AND VIRTUAL EVENTS & ADVENTURES HERE

๐Ÿ’ฐ New Kid’s Money Podcast

Do you want any easy and fun way to teach your #kids about #money?   

โ€œMillion Bazillion,โ€ is Marketplaceโ€™s first-ever #podcast for kids. Host Jed Kim will answer the sometimes awkward, sometimes surprising questions kids have about money. 

Teleportation vs. Telekinesis (from โ€œSmash Boom Bestโ€) Million Bazillion

Hi Million Bazillionaires! Jed and Bridget are still hard at work on more episodes of โ€œMillion Bazillion,โ€ but today, we want to share another show our host Jed is a part of: โ€œSmash Boom Best!โ€ย Itโ€™s a debate show where we take two cool things, smash them together and let you decide which one is best.ย ย In this excerpt, Jed is arguing for Team Teleportation while his opponent, Menaka Wilhelm, is repping Team Telekinesis. Who will win this superpower showdown?ย To hear the rest of the debate, find โ€œSmash Boom Bestโ€ wherever you listen to podcasts. There are over 30 debates ready for your binge listening this holiday season! Play along at home by yourself โ€”or with your family! You can find score sheets and other fun stuff at smashboom.org.
  1. Teleportation vs. Telekinesis (from โ€œSmash Boom Bestโ€)
  2. Secrets for starting a business
  3. Saving money is really hard to do
  4. Ads are there for a reason โ€” to sell you stuff
  5. The price of pizza

How to Wear a Mask in School

Does your kid constantly mess with their mask?
This video shows simple mask wearing etiquette for students in schools (or out in public). It was created for teachers and schools to use as an education tool in the classroom for the 2020-2021 school year.