Download our Family Fun Planner to help keep
us connected and keep you healthy at home.
Here's what you'll find in this
month's Family Fun Planner:
Active Alphabet - Get up & move to spell our weekly words! Each week a new words
will provide your kids an active break. See page 2 on the Family Planner for all the details.
Virtual Park Wednesday
Explore amazing places from home! Each Wednesday in the month of May we will share with you some great virtual park resources that can be enjoyed from the comfort of your home!
Check out our Facebook page every Wednesday for links to virtual tours of each location!
May 6th - Valley of Fire, Nevada
May 13th - Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
May 20th - Grand Canyon, Arizona
May 27th - Table Mountain National Park, Cape Town, South Africa
Egg Carton Animal Crafts
We love egg carton crafts, there is so much you can do!
Each week we will share a new animal you can make at home with just a few supplies!
Visit our Facebook page every Thursday for a new video on how to create our weekly egg carton animal crafts!
Week One: Whale
Week Two: Bumblebee
Week Three: Jelly Fish
Week Four: Ladybug
Walk the Weekend!
Getting outside is good for your mental health and good exercise. Take a neighborhood walk with your family while participating in one of our weekend walk themes! The Family Planner calendar lists our weekly themes and throughout the month, we will be adding activities to do on your walk to this page.
Saturday, May 2nd - Nature Rubbings
Bring along a paper bag or duct tape bracelet on your walk and collect some pieces of Nature as you go! Once you return home use those items to make nature rubbing art!
Click here to see examples of nature artwork.
Saturday, May 9th - Bug Hunt
What bugs can you find on your walk today? Click here for a Spring Bug/Insect Hunt Sheet
Saturday, May 16th - Listening Walk
Take the time to enjoy the peace and quiet or even the hustle and bustle of your
neighborhood with this fun walk idea. Click here for a Listening Walk Sheet
Saturday, May 23 - Counting Walk
Take a walk around your neighborhood and practice counting as you go! Can you find
one bird's nest? How about two squirrels?Find all 9 to complete our walk challenge!
Click here for a Counting Walk Sheet
Saturday, May 30 - Flower Scavenger Hunt
Can you spot all of these wild flowers on your walk today? Click here for a Spring Wild Flower Hunt Sheet
DIY Family Fun Night - Sunday, May 17th
Make the night one to look forward to! We’re celebrating pets! Watch Despicable Me on Netflix or rent it from YouTube or Google play. We’ll have games, activities, stories & snack ideas to excite your whole family!
Get Creative with Minion Crafts:
Let these adorable like yellow guys inspire you and try your creative hand with these
15 craft projects! From snack buckets to toilet paper roll crafts and more, you are sure
to have a night full of keepsake artwork.
Decorate Your Living Room - Minion Style:
Go all out with Minion themed decorations to put movie night over the top! Enjoy these
free printable pennants, labels and cupcake toppers. Movie night will be a party you won’t forget!
Snack Ideas for Movie Time:
Get the kids involved with snack prep - get creative and make a Minion! Dress up a banana,
decorate cupcakes or design your popcorn cups all to look like Minions! Any or all of these
would make for a tasty treat on movie night!