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.

Happy Father's Day!

June 11, 2017 to June 17, 2017

This coming Sunday is Father's Day, which means celebrating all the dads, grandpas, and father figures out there. How are you celebrating? Send us a photo to share with other dads!

June is Great Outdoors Month!

June 4, 2017 to June 10, 2017

Get outside with your kids as the weather heats up and check out these activities from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, including scavenger hunts, leaf rubbing, and more.

Spring into action.

May 28, 2017 to June 3, 2017

Summer is approaching fast, but there is still plenty of spring left for these awesome activities to do with your kids. Check out 50 simple outdoor activities for kids for a complete list of ideas! 

Teach self-regulation through playing games.

May 21, 2017 to May 27, 2017

Self-regulation, or the ability to control ourselves, is an important skill to teach kids at a young age. PBS suggests two fun and simple games to help your kids master it!

Make your own silly putty!

May 14, 2017 to May 20, 2017

This "recipe" for silly putty from PBS only requires two common household ingredients and can be bounced, squeezed, or rolled into lots of different shapes.

Ask better questions.

May 7, 2017 to May 13, 2017

Learn to better draw out and engage your kids with this helpful advice for asking questions from Grands Matter.

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

April 30, 2017 to May 6, 2017

In May, we celebrate the culture and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Learn all about the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who are a part of America's history with these resources and activities.

Save money at the pump.

April 23, 2017 to April 29, 2017

As the summer approaches, many families gear up for road trips. Learn more about how you can stretch your dollar at the gas station with these energy-saving tips.