Virginia 4-H is hosting a ton of free online STEM activities for K-12 youth throughout October in honor of STEM month. Activities will be interactive and live each Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday at 7:00 p.m., targeted at all K-12 youth! Families can register online here: http://bit.ly/VA4HSTEM
Have you discovered Arlington’s Parks and Recreation Recreate at Home page? It’s filled with some great ideas for how to keep adults and children engaged. Take a look to learn about DIY Bird Feeders, Color Me Census, Lazer Grids, Scavenger Hunts, Art with the amazing Mr. Jim, Body Weight Fitness, Cook Like a Pro, How to Make Binoculars, and more! Also, our fantastic friends in Therapeutic Recreation are offering new sensory activities to help promote calmness every weekday at 1pm! Details are below.
Sensory Activities Help Keep You Calm Sensory-stimulating activities can help calm the body and mind as well as aid in self-regulation. Visit the Therapeutic Recreation Facebook page for new fun projects every week day at 1 p.m. Activities have been selected that use typical items found around the house, but not food.