With the school year winding down, we’re ready to think all things summer at my house! I’m already looking forward to long days at the splash park, outdoor BBQ’s, Royals baseball and yummy cool treats to beat the heat. With a couple 80-degree days earlier this week, my kids have been asking for their favorite […]
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This weekend only, April 21-22, it is a Buy One, Get One Free promotion. Bring out the family to experience the Kansas Aviation Museum. Walk around and see planes that area almost a century old, climb and slide in our indoor play set, and play on several computer flight simulators! Buy one ticket at full price, get your second of equal or lesser value for Free! Good for the entire family! Hurry, promotion ends Sunday! Our hours are 10a-5p Saturday, and 12p-5p on Sunday.
It’s spriiiiiiiiiiiiing! People can talk all they want to about sweater season, pumpkin spice lattes, and Christmas music, but to me, nothing beats all of the vibrant colors that spring brings to life! For the first time in forever, I will say that I am thankful for this past winter. I somehow managed to clean […]
Church has been attended, the ham has been eaten, and it’s now time for the highly anticipated Easter egg hunt. Whether six months or sixteen years old, the search can be fun for all ages! Here are ideas for planning Easter Egg Hunts your whole family will love. Easter Egg Hunts for Babies Even if […]
City of Wichita Date: Saturday, March 24 Time: 10 AM – Noon Location: OJ Watson Park, 3022 S McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS Watson Park’s Easter egg hunt is open to the community and aimed at kids 2-10 years old. $5 charge at the gate per carload (cash only). Egg hunts and Watson Park activities […]
Jazz up the winter cold with bold colors and interesting textures. We will create our own winter wonderland scene using fun and zany materials to help us get into the holiday spirit.Art Start is FREE for children 3 to 5, offering time to engage with art, imagine, and learn together. The theme changes each month, so come back once a month for a new take on the museum. Thursdays are for daycares and preschool classes; children and their chaperones. The program is free, but advance registration is required at wichitaartmuseum.org/artstart
Looking for a crafty project to do with your youngsters this holiday season that doesn’t require construction paper and glue sticks? If you’re anything like me, you’ll love this simple project that includes your kids artwork AND it matches your decor! Handprint Wreath Supplies Needed Wooden Board 3 (or more) shades of green paint Foam […]
While Wichita has a fantastic zoo, parks that can’t be beat, botanical gardens that can be enjoyed by young and old, and various other outdoor attractions it also has weather that can change on a dime. For those days when the weather tries to put a kink in your plans to get out of the […]
Now matter how you celebrate the holidays, the Advent season is a perfect opportunity to help your family focus on more meaningful aspects of Christmas. Traditionally, Advent begins 4 Sundays before Christmas and symbolizes a season of anticipation waiting for the birth of Jesus (some celebrate beginning December 1st). Advent Calendars One of my favorite […]
Making slime is all the rage these days. It’s one of the easiest and least expensive science experiments for school aged kids that I’ve seen. My 10-year-old son came home with a list of 3 supplies for a school project and created it all on his own. What more could you ask for?! Today I now have more […]
Looking for a FUN and FREE adventure for your kiddos that’s close to home? Painting, hiding, and finding rocks has become quite the craze as of late, and here is everything you need to know about Kindness Rocks in the ICT area. “What are Kindness Rocks?” Definition – painted rocks to hide and seek within […]
Join us for a fun family night out! We are camping in at LOC for a couple hours on a Friday night. Great for getting out with your kids or sending your kids with a babysitter, so you can enjoy a date night.
Friday, August 25th 6-7:30pm
The evening will be filled with fun activities:
Photo Booth with Lamphouse for silly family pics!
Woodland Animal Balloon Craft
Dinner, Camp Snacks & Treats
Each kid will receive a pair of animal ears!
Have your face painted like your favorite superhero, enjoy a cool treat, remember your loved one with a balloon launch, and much more at Kidzcope’s first ever SUMMERBRATION!
Shaved ice from Kona Ice NW Wichita | Photo booth from Lamphouse Photo Booth Co. | Face painting | Tours | Commemorative balloon launch to end the evening
Feel free to bring your family, friends and neighbors to this FREE fun-filled event!
Please let us know you’re coming by RSVPing on our Facebook event (http://bit.ly/2fya1Gf) or by e-mailing [email protected] by Aug. 18th.
If you have any questions or would like more information, contact Cathleen Ramirez at [email protected] or 316-263-3335.
Kidzcope, Inc., provides hope for grieving children and their caregivers through art-based peer-support groups. To learn more, contact Kidzcope at 316-263-3335 or visit kidzcope.org.
While the local YMCA, city pool and splash parks are great options for staying cool, sometimes packing up all of our gear, sunscreen and snacks seems like more trouble than it’s worth with a preschooler and a toddler in a tow. Here are some of my favorite summer water activities with little or no prep […]