Activities of the Week

Take Time to Be a Dad Today! Here are some suggestions for easy, no-cost or low-cost ways to spend meaningful time with your family. Everyone’s circumstances are different, so some of these activities might not be possible for you and your children.

Got science?

April 22, 2018 to April 28, 2018

Many schools host science fairs in the springtime, and if you and your child are looking for some inspiration, check out our resources on Science Fairs!

What's in season?

April 15, 2018 to April 21, 2018

Discover what seasonal fruits and vegetables are best to serve fresh right now with USDA's Seasonal Produce Guide

Did you know...

April 8, 2018 to April 14, 2018

April 7th is World Health Day! Visit the World Health Organization's website for related resources and activities. 

April is National Humor Month!

April 1, 2018 to April 7, 2018

Have a laugh and check out our Dad Jokes page, then create your own with your kids!

Serve healthy meals on a budget.

March 25, 2018 to March 31, 2018

These recipes and tips from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will help you and your family eat food that is both nutritious and delicious - for less than you might think!

Did you know...

March 18, 2018 to March 24, 2018

...the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has its own YouTube page? You can learn about anything from community health, to infant safety, to living with disabilities. Check it out to learn more!

March 14th, or 3.14, is Pi Day!

March 11, 2018 to March 17, 2018

Celebrate this unique holiday and learn about math concepts in fun new ways with these activities and ideas from PBS.

March is Women's History Month!

March 4, 2018 to March 10, 2018

Learn the stories of strong ladies throughout history with, then encourage your daughter become one with these tips on bravery, resilience, and trust.