If you are looking for a few kid-friendly places and activities, then you have clicked on the right link. We’ve assembled a monthly calendar with some ideas to keep the kids and the family busy with fun.
We understand that your time is limited, so we have tackled the research for you. Check back on the first Wednesday of each month for a list of events and activities for the entire family to enjoy locally or within reasonable driving distance.
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Why Go?: There will be no shortage of activities to celebrate November. on Friday, Nov. 11, the museum will honor veterans day with a special activity and on Thursday, Nov. 17, the museum will host "Mask Making at 2:30 p.m.
There will also be daily events this month. Tuesdays will be Animal happenings. Wednesday and Thursday will be Exploring Music. Wednesday will be Space Explorers and Friday will be Art Adventures. "Fetch" will be on Thursdays and Fridays (2:30 p.m. Thursday and 1 p.m. Friday) For a complete list, click here.
Why Go?: The camp offers a variety of classes for kids during the school year, including KidsTrack and Fit 'n' Fun Kids. There is also a preschool program from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. two days, three days or five days a week.
In November, there will be early release days for Easton Public Schools on Nov. 16, 17, 18 and 23 and Maplewood will be providing programs. Family Fun Day will be on Nov. 5 at 10 a.m. and feature a petting zoo, moonwalks and gymnastics.
Maplewood's afterschool program is in full-swing as well, including homework help. To learn more about the program, click here.
Why Go?: The library, as always, will have regular story times on Thursday mornings, and Mornings with Mother Goose on Wednesday mornings.
Also this month, the Chapter Book Club will meet for children in grades 1-3. This month's book is The Mayflower Treasure Hunt.
Why Go?: On Every Tuesday and Wednesday, the Village Toy Shop on the corner of Main Street and Washington holds a Story time at 10:30 a.m. For more information, click here.
The store will also celebrate Neighborhood Toystore day on Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.