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.

Listen to music

September 19, 2010 to September 25, 2010

Listen to music – Select some songs and let your kids pick some of their favorites. Explain to each other what you like about each song. If you’re up to it, go ahead and dance.

Double dad

September 12, 2010 to September 18, 2010

Double dad – Hang out with another father and child. The kids can play together and the dads can share parenthood stories.

Reminisce!

September 5, 2010 to September 11, 2010

Reminisce – Share memories of our children’s youngest years or even before they were born. Ask them to talk about some of their favorite memories.

Play cards

August 29, 2010 to September 4, 2010

Learn new games and card tricks together. Make sure the game is appropriate for the children’s ages.

Play a board game

August 22, 2010 to August 28, 2010

Pick an age-appropriate game and remember to play by the rules.

Ride a bike

August 15, 2010 to August 21, 2010

Grab your helmets, map out a route, and take in the fresh air.

Volunteer in your community

August 1, 2010 to August 7, 2010

Your child will gain a better understanding of the importance of helping others.

Volunteer in your community

August 1, 2010 to August 7, 2010

Your child will gain a better understanding of the importance of helping others.