August 23 Bikeadelic
Funkify your wheels! All ages are welcome to compete and ride in this
combo party/parade/competition celebrating bike decorating and
building in all the wildest styles and colors. Creative Alliance at
The Patterson, Baltimore, 2-5 p.m., 410-276-1651,
about birds that call Maryland home and what you can do to help them!
All action project materials will be provided. Masonville Cove
Environmental Education Center, Baltimore, 10- 11 a.m., Ages: 8- 13,
Reserv Reqd. 410-246-0669, www.masonvillecove.org.
August 24 Circuit Blocks Tinker
and experiment with circuit blocks to make electrical connections!
Link different electronic components together to create simple or
complex circuits. Free with paid admission. Maryland Science Center,
Baltimore, 10 a.m.- 3:45 p.m., 410-685-2370, mdsci.org. Free
Express your inner
artist in a hands-on art-making workshop the whole family can enjoy.
The Baltimore Museum of Art, 2- 5 p.m., 443-573-1700, www.artbma.org.
It’s exciting! The
beginning of a new school year brings on lots of new opportunities but also
stress on parents and kids as well as changes to everyone’s schedule. We found
some articles in our archives to help you and your kids cope:
We get all kinds of
stuff sent to Baltimore’s Child, stuff for children, stuff for parents, stuff
for parents to use with their children, stuff to watch, stuff to read, stuff we
thought we would never use...you get the picture. We’ll share our impressions
and be adding new items to “Stuff” just about every week. New - Simply7 Chips. Take a look!
Our Virtual Camp Fair gives you a wonderful array of options from which your child can choose
for the summer of 2014.
Check our Resources/Links for Camps and Summer
Programs and then
look for programs in our Camps and Summer Programs Directories near where you
live or work:
Did you get that
tablet or smart phone you were hoping for? Lucky you! Now you can read each and
every issue of Baltimore’s Child
online and search through our back issues as well! Download the Baltimore’s
Child app from your App Store. It’s free!
Get Out and Play!
Opening Day is
behind us and it’s time to get out and play! We’ve just updated our Sports
Directory and listed all kind of programs from badminton to yoga. There’s
something your kids will love in there somewhere! See the Sports
Spotlight on Education
invited area schools and preschools to participate in our Spotlight on Education, a special advertising section designed to introduce parents to the unique characteristics and philosophies of their educational programs. Read Spotlight on Education.
Come Aboard for Family Fun in Annapolis
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Roundtop Mountain Resort Parties
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