Kids Activity Calendar

  • Celebrate Fall with Family

    Celebrate the season of Autumn! From bright fall leaves, crafts, and adventures - your family will find ample opportunities to enjoy this wonderful season!

  • Make Dad’s Father's Day Gift a Personal One from a Child

    This Father's Day enable kids to give a gift of the heart! Kas Winters, Mother of Family Ideas™ has compiled several simple crafts that dad is bound to treasure!

  • Hair Transplant

    Hair transplant surgery is fast becoming a popular choice of procedure for both men and women who have been affected by hair loss.

  • Screen-Free Week

    Adults and children alike are constantly staring at a screen. We have become increasingly dependent upon the technology. Screen-Free Week is a time for participants to turn off and "tune in" plugging into life instead!

  • Kids Activity: Let's Make Sedimentary Rocks

    Would you like to be a detective -- unraveling a mystery of what the world was like hundreds, thousands, and even millions of years ago? One tool for your investigation is sedimentary rock layers.

  • Baby Activity: Messy Ribbon Heart

    When you tap into your baby's creativity and allow him to make a present, giving is all the more fun! Here's a craft for the wee ones that is bound to please both the giver and the recipient alike!

  • Kids' Activity: Earth Hour Ideas

    For just one hour, kids and families and organizations worldwide will come together to turn out their lights and show it's possible to have an impact on climate change. Snag the kids' attention and help them participate in Earth Hour's voluntary power down with these ideas.

  • Are you interested in prenatal yoga?

    Are you interested in learning more about prenatal yoga and its benefits?
    If so, global yoga specialist, Jiivana has just launched its renowned prenatal yoga DVD, Bliss From Within, in the UK today. The DVD has been endorsed by The National Association of Childbirth Educators and is seen to be the most comprehensive prenatal Yoga DVD on the market.

    For a clip from the DVD please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yreizEBmwHs
    or to order a copy and get £3 off visit www.jiivana.co.uk and type in the promotional code: JiivanaUK1000.

  • mother of 2

    im a mother of a 15 month old daughter and 5 months pregnant with a boy. i need some advice on raising a toddler while being pregnant. your truely 18 year old mom.

  • Kids' Activity: Build Your Own Ant Farm!

    Making an ant farm with your children is fun and a good educational tool as well. It can teach children the importance of an eco system. Ants are a good pet for apartments or a home with limited space. They are perfect for families with allergies. And best of all, ants don't cost much to feed.

  • Kid's Activity: Worms Make Soil!

    Earthworms! At first glance, they seem wiggly, slimy and maybe a little scary. But they're really very interesting and useful organism. Have you ever held one in your hand? It stretches forward and then pulls itself in tightly, stretches forward and pulls in.

  • Kid's Activity: Insects in Winter

    When the weather turns cold and frost and snow are covering the ground, where are the insects? Do they go south where it's warm? Or look for cozy winter homes? Or hibernate? Or lay eggs for spring and die? Today, we'll be looking for places insect have spent the winter months.

  • Kid's Activities: Earth Day Ideas

    by Melissa Jaramillo and Julie Snyder

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Make Paper Lanterns!

    The Chinese New Year is one of the most important holiday celebrations within the Chinese culture. The customs and traditions of this holiday are very family oriented with it being a time for reunions and gatherings to take place.

  • Kids' Activity: Easy Alphabet Soup!

    Perfect for January's "Soup Month" or anytime at all - this soup meets the "mom test" of simple to make, nutritious, and good to eat!

  • Kid's Activity: Live Like the Eskimos! Let's Build an Igloo!

    During your visit to the library try picking up a book about igloos and Eskimos. Children of all ages are fascinated by the lifestyles of these nomadic peoples. Discuss the culture, hunting, cooking, clothing, toys, and more - of course with attention to their homes of igloos!

  • Kid's Activity: Nature T-Shirts

    Finally! You can immortalize the treasures your children brought in from their last trek through the woods -- and make a great craft project out of it, too! In addition to your child and her nature collection, you'll need...

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Learn About Shapes

    Teaching children to recognize shapes doesn't have to be a matter of drilling with flash cards. Bring creativity and games into the lessons and shapes tend to lend themselves to some of the most creative and exciting learning experiences possible!