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http://www.reeves-reedarboretum.org/childrenPrograms.php iscovery Saturdays: March 3 9:00 am to 1:00 pm This week's topic: Spring Peepers! Make a discovery at the Arboretum and enjoy a unique family experience. Drop by the Stackhouse Education Center on Saturdays, any time between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm, for an interactive exploration of nature. Each week discover a new plant, animal or environmental topic through experiments, stories, games, and crafts. Borrow an Arboretum backpack loaded with binoculars, field guides, a magnifying glass and everything else…Find out more »
New Providence Easter Egg Hunt –Our 49th annual event is coming up on March 24, 2018. We need all Lions to provide 4 dozen, colored hard boiled eggs. Andre' Luboff has volunteered to be the chairman of this committee and event. We will need all Lions at Oakwood Park by 8 AM in order to set everything up. The Easter Bunny arrives at 9:15 with the New Providence Easter Egg Hunt beginning 9:30 AM.Find out more »
Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 or $5 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 Easter Foam Eggs - March 10 Easter Characters - March 17 Yarn Chicks - March 24 Easter Treat Bags - March 31 Spring Kite for 6 and up, Spring Windsock ages 3-8 April 7 Tissue Paper Mache…Find out more »
THE EGG HUNT HIPPITY HOPPITY : Our hunt takes place at DiMario Park the weekend before Easter. It is for children ranging from Toddlers old enough to walk (must be able to walk) through 4th grade. It is open to all the children who live in Kenilworth as well as all children who attend Kenilworth Schools. We stuff over 6000 eggs with various types of candy and prizes. EASTER'S ON IT'S WAY : Children are split up into 8 different…Find out more »
Target Hatchimals and Annie's invite your family to this free in-store event. Kids can pick up a basket, decorate it at our craft table, and join the storewide hunt for Hatchimals CollEGGtibles and treats.Find out more »
Join us for a fun and engaging children's Storytime each week as our booksellers read stories from our favorite authors and illustrators. The reading will be followed by kids' crafts that can be hung on display in our store or taken home for your personal galleries!Find out more »
Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm. All story times unless otherwise noted begin at 11 am Little Blue Truck's Springtime Storytime Saturday March 24, 2018 11:00 AM Celebrate the beauty of springtime with Little Blue Truck. Young fans…Find out more »
Easter Egg Hunt - 1pm (rain date: March 25) Summit Village Green 356 Broad Street Featuring Music, Entertainment, Prizes, Pictures with the Easter Bunny Free - Open to all Summit Residents 3 Hunts in One: - Toddler (2 and under) - Preschool (ages 3-4) - Kids (ages 5-8)Find out more »
Clark Easter Egg Hunt When: March 24 Time: 3:30 pm Clark Recreation Center, Clark Ages: Through the 5th grade.Find out more »
Future Scientists March 27 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Introduce your child to the wonder of scientific discovery! Our Future Scientists program is designed to introduce children to the amazing world of science while satisfying their growing curiosity through books and interactive hands-on learning. Future Scientists is designed for current Kindergarten students and those entering Kindergarten in September 2018. Registration is required and is limited to Scotch Plains and Fanwood cardholders only. Registration for this event opens March 19,…Find out more »