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Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 PER PROJECT, SUPPLIES INCLUDED. Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. 10 AM - 12 PM Valentine's Day Card - February 10 Kindness Crafts - February 17 Spring Birds or Butterflies - February 24 Paper Flowers/Paper Flower Canvas Art - March 3 Easter Foam Eggs - March 10 Easter Characters - March 17 Yarn Chicks…Find out more »
Join us every Saturday on the front porch of the Museum of American Glass and enjoy a reading of one of our favorite children’s books. Make it a family tradition and join us each week! Story time will begin promptly at 10:30 am and will take place outdoors. If you would like, you are welcome to bring a picnic blanket to sit on. Story Circle is recommended for up to 12 years of age. There is no charge to shop,…Find out more »
Join us at the Bridgeton Library for a new interactive program with therapy dogs and easy to read books. This program is great to help reluctant readers learn to enjoy reading and gain confidence. This event is from 10:30am - 11:30am, and registration is not required. It is recommended for preschool age to age 12 children.Find out more »
Join the FUN and CREATE with us! WheatonArts offers one hour, FREE family workshops on select Saturdays. Times available during 11 am – 3:30 pm. Please call 856-825-6800 or register online.Find out more »
The Vineland Public Library is partnering with the Monarch Family Success Center of Vineland for a presentation on the life of businesswoman Madam C.J. Walker on Monday, February 26 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Community Event Room on the first floor of the Vineland Public Library. Historical interpreter and actress Dr. Daisy Century will perform a one-woman show as Madam C.J. Walker. Born Sarah Breedlove in Delta, Louisiana, Ms. Walker created specialized hair products for African-American hair and…Find out more »
Children and their parents are invited to a Family Movie and Craft Night on Tuesday, January 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Event Room on the first floor of the Vineland Public Library. The movie that will be shown is Cars 3. Race car Lightning McQueen suffers a severe crash while trying to compete with a younger rival named Jackson Storm. Afterwards, McQueen embraces new technologies as he trains for a return to the racetrack. This 2017…Find out more »
Do you like acting? Are you funny? If you said yes to those questions, come to the Teen Improv Night at the Vineland Public Library! This fun night out for ages 13-18 will be hosted in the Teen Room, from 5:00pm - 6:30pm. Teens will be given prompts and asked to improvise a scene. Come to perform or just to watch. Register online: https://goo.gl/forms/rWOpMlgTA9qU9Zkl2Find out more »
Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration Special Event, Children's Event (Childrens) Friday March 02, 2018 6:30 PM Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Join us for Storytime, games, and activities in celebration of the beloved author's birthday.Find out more »
Complete details can be found here http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/free-admission-at-select-museums-this-weekend-with-the-bank-of-america-museums-on-us-program/ On the first full weekend of every month, Bank of America’s Museums on Us Program allows each card holder to get one free general admission at more than 150 museums nationwide. Look below for a list of museums in New Jersey. For locations in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New York visit the link above or the program website here for a complete listing. Each card holder gets one free general admission. All you need is…Find out more »
Periscope - March 3, 9 am - 12 PM Hone your powers of observation in our hands-on workshop. Just like an above-water viewfinder or historical trench optical instrument, you and your child can construct a periscope to expand your view. Once the periscope is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate…Find out more »