Kids’ Activities

Weekly fun children’s activities – always interactive and free!

Activities will range from tie-dye to seed planting, pine cone crafts, make your own Mr. Potato Head, vegetable stamping, etc.  Check back regularly for this week’s activity.

June 13 & June 20th 

Join us at the Market and start your very own plant to nurture this summer!

June 27th – Come learn about the three sisters!  Ask about our challenge of the week!

July 4th Tie Dye – drop by the market with a white t-shirt, pillow case or anything else you would like to put a bit of colour and creative vibe on.  Please also bring a plastic bag to carry home your wet creation and be prepared to get messy!!    http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-tying/

July 18th – Leaf Stencil Art– Come visit the Kids’ Corner to make a fun and colourful drawing using nothing other than crayons and nature! Materials and instructions will be provided by volunteers.

July 25th – We’re celebrating Christmas in July!  Visit the Kids’ Corner and make Pine Cone Christmas Trees!  Face Painting ($2 donation to ACS)

August 1st –  Back by popular demand – Tie Dye – drop by the market with a white t-shirt, pillow case or anything else you would like to put a bit of colour and creative vibe on.  Please also bring a plastic bag to carry home your wet creation and be prepared to get messy!!    http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-tying/

For grade 3 and up – Challenge of the Week:   Plan a meal for your family with ingredients that can be bought at the market.

August 8th – Potato Stamping.  Challenge of the Week:  Taste-sample something you haven’t tried before.

August 15th – Peas in a Pod – drop by the Kid’s Corner to make a fun 3D craft including colouring and tissue paper! Challenge of the Week: How many different coloured tomatoes can you find?