Apple Camp is Back! FREE, Ages 8-12


Apple Camp is a FREE three-day workshop where kids ages 8 to 12 "bring their imaginations to life." This summer, they’ll have two options: learn to make movies in Stories in Motion or create interactive books (complete with their own illustrations and sound effects) in Interactive Storytelling. Stories in Motion: Campers will learn everything they need to create their … [Read more...]

Take a Kid Fishing! Free-Admission Fishing Days

fishing with kids

From the DE Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control: Do you know a child or young teen who might enjoy learning about fishing and trying to catch a fish? The Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife’s “Take a Kid Fishing!” program offers five upcoming summer dates when budding anglers age 6 through 15 and a parent/guardian are invited to come out and learn … [Read more...]

Where to Get Free Donuts on National Donut Day

Where to Get Free Donuts for Donut Day

National Donut Day 2015 is Friday, June 6th! During World War I, approximately 250 Salvation Army volunteers assisted American soldiers in France, where rations were slim and the volunteers gave out coffee and donuts as a way to promote cheer and serve as a reminder of home. National Donut Day, held every year on the first Friday in June, was established by The Salvation … [Read more...]

$3 Movies: Summer Kids Camp at Penn Cinema

movie magic

Every Wednesday 10am throughout the summer at Penn Cinema, at the Wilmington Riverfront. Buy tickets online here. June 3 Mr. Peabody & Sherman June 10 Night at the Museum 3 June 17 The LEGO Movie June 24 Planes: Fire & Rescue July 1 Penguins of Madagascar July 8 Despicable Me July 15 How To Train Your Dragon 2 July 22 Muppets Most Wanted July … [Read more...]

Eat Well, Live Well, Look Great


Body weight workout, mobility session, taste test, and spring shopping at lululemon athletica Shoppes at Brinton Lake: this Saturday, April 11th at 9am! My 14yo Maverick and I are members of CrossFit Riverfront and our fabulous head coach Matt Keen will be leading a 10 minute warm-up and 10 minute workout that is unlikely to involve climbing ropes :) I've done yoga in … [Read more...]

Horse Haven World Adventures Game for Phones or Tablets

free horse game

Got a kid who loves horses? Horse Haven World Adventures, a free-to-play horse farm simulation game, is now available to download worldwide from Ubisoft. In Horse Haven World Adventures, players build their dream horse farm in multiple exotic locations that span the world. As players raise and nurture a variety of horse breeds from foal to adult, they can breed their … [Read more...]

Volunteer at the DuPont Nature Center

horseshoe crabs

DNREC’s DuPont Nature Center at Mispillion Harbor Reserve is seeking volunteers for its 2015 season. Two volunteer training days will be held at the center: Wednesday, April 8th 6:00 - 8:30 pm Saturday, April 25th 1:00 - 4 pm Learn about spawning horseshoe crabs, migratory shorebirds, fish and shellfish to better educate visitors about DNREC’s DuPont Nature Center … [Read more...]

Newark Delaware Egg Hunt 2015


This year's Newark Delaware egg hunt takes place on Saturday, March 28th at the White Clay Creek State Park Carpenter Recreation Area (880 New London Road). For toddlers through 9 years old: hunts are held according to age, with toddlers & 2 year olds as well as 2 & 4 year olds starting at 10am, and 5 & 6 year olds and 7 through 9 year olds starting at … [Read more...]