Apple Camp Now Open!

apple camp

  Sign your kids up for Apple movie camp! This camp is FREE and fun for kids ages 8-12. (Confession: I don't do any of my own video, my kids do using the skills they've learned at previous Apple camps.) Camps happen nationwide. At the Christiana Mall, camp sessions start the week of July 15th and run through the week of July 31st. Think fast! First come first serve … [Read more...]

White Clay Creek Fest!

Creek Fest 2009

  Where: White Clay Creek State Park; the picnic grove in Carpenter Recreation Area off 896 When: May 5th, 12-4pm   (Rain date 5/6) What: Creek Fest + pre-fest hike Start out with a hike to the Arc Corner Memorial and learn some history about the site, then have fun at the fest, which has food, music, vendors, and (maybe) water ice! :P 11:00am Arc Corner Hike … [Read more...]

Attention Bird Lovers and Citizen Scientists: Delaware Breeding Bird Atlas

baby barred owl

What follows is a press release I got in an email. This is a great way to get your kids listening and in touch with nature, while helping researchers collect data about our local wildlife! Have you ever watched a pair of robins build a nest, lay some bright turquoise eggs and then raise a family of four hungry mouths? Have you ever heard a pair of great horned owls outside … [Read more...]

Take a Kid Fishing! Days at DE State Parks

fishing with kids

Got a budding fisherman, aged 6-15? Thanks to DNREC's Aquatic Resource Education Center and Delaware State Parks, your child and a parent/guardian can cast a line for free (park admission not included) on Take a Kid Fishing! days. Take a Kid Fishing! days feature activity stations and prizes, and fishing equipment is provided as staff teach fundamental fishing skills and … [Read more...]

Mirror Mirror Valentine’s Day Cards

mirror mirror

  Need a few last-minute Valentine's Day cards or just like to be a little ahead of the curve? Click here for 8 different designs from the new movie Mirror Mirror ;-) One of the most beloved stories of all time is coming to life in the motion picture event, Mirror Mirror. A fresh and funny retelling of the Snow White legend, Mirror Mirror features breakout star … [Read more...]

Year of the Dragon: Chinese New Year at DE Art Museum

year of the dragon

Come celebrate Chinese New Year: the Year of the Dragon! Saturday, January 28th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm FREE sixth annual Chinese New Year Celebration at the Delaware Art Museum! Includes: traditional Chinese art activities artist demonstrations dragon art scavenger hunt dragon dance and Chinese yo-yo performance by the Chinese American Community Center Folk Dance … [Read more...]