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CHARLES COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY AT HOME
Host: Charles County Public Library
Details: Visit the library from the comfort of your couch. There are plenty of ways to enjoy your local library while at home or on the go. Check out the children’s section for recommended books, educational resources, activity ideas and virtual events.
COLORFUL LEAF WALK
Date: November 19, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Calvert Nature Society – Kings Landing Park
Details: Let’s go out for a walk and see what colors nature has to offer us. How many colors can we find? What is the most colorful thing we can find. We will have a story, craft, and a short walk.
Registration: Required (Limited Spots)
PLAY HOUSE PLAY GROUP
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: ARTful PLAYhouse
Details: Mini Makers meets an hour each week for child-led, hands on explorations of process art, tinkering and sensory play. Preschoolers will work with a variety of materials including but not limited to various paints, chalks, doughs, clays, sculpture, and mixed media.
COVID-19 Protocols are in place for safety:
-Masks are required for anyone ages 2 & up
-Sanitize upon arrival
-Handwashing in between activities and prior to departure
-Surfaces and high touch areas are sanitized throughout class
FREE TUTORING AND HOMEWORK HELP
Host: Southern Maryland Regional Library
Details: FREE tutoring and educational resources! All you need is a library card.
SCIENCE AT HOME
Host: James E Richmond Science Center
Details: Science lessons and activities for every grade level!
The Playful Parent was created by Kristy a mother of three energetic boys. She has a Bachelors degree with a interest in Education and Masters in Clinical Community Counseling from Johns Hopkins University. “I believe that children learn through play! I love to do fun things with my children and hope that sharing our adventures provides other families with inspiration and resources that lead to quality time together and a love for learning!” This non profit 501c3 organization was started so parents would have a family friendly place to come to, feel supported and leave with information that is useful. This site is kept advertisement and influence free in order to keep the page from clutter and bias opinion. Your support, feedback, likes and comments are essential; this site was designed to connect the community. The Playful Parent offers resources such as guides, calendars and ideas for making learning fun. In addition, TPP is present in the community and hosts a handful of events to support SOMD in raising healthy families.
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