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FREE SUMMER MOVIE
Dates: Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday June 29, 2021- August 19, 2021
Times: All shows start at 9:30 AM. Doors open at 9:00 AM.
Location: Xscape Brandywine Theater- 7710 Matapeake Business Dr. Brandywine, MD 20613
Details: Join Xscape Theatres for a summer full of free movie fun! Admission to the Kids’ Summer Movie program is FREE for everyone. Seating is limited so please arrive early for the best seating availability. The Concession Counter will be open during all shows.
Age Group: All Ages/ Kid Friendly
Week 1: Pokemon Detective Pikachu
Week2: The LEGO Movie
Week 3: Minions
Week 4: The LEGO Batman Movie
Week 5: Trolls
Week 6: Trolls World Tour
Week 7: Sonic The Hedgehog
Week 8: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
SUMMER CAMP – SHCC
Dates: 6 Weeks – June 28, 2021- August 6, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 12 PM
Cost: $85 per week per kid (Sibling discount)
Details: One week mini camps including fun activities, sports, dance, music, arts & crafts and more!
Morning and afternoon extended care available.
Ages: 4-14 Welcome
LAPLATA FARMERS MARKET- SCHEDULE
Location: Local Parks
Details: If you are looking for a way to get your child’s energy out while still social distancing, I highly recommend taking a hike or visiting your local park to have fun on the play ground. Here’s a guide for Maryland’s Top Ten Parks. For Charles County, I highly recommend Pisgah Park. St. Mary’s County I recommend Wieck Park.
Date: June 2021- September 6, 2021- Daily
Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: Suggested donation $7 per car (Follow LINK to Donate today)
Details: Join us for a magical summer in the garden! Enjoy a safe, outdoor, engaging experience during Annmarie’s Enchanted Summer at the Garden! You will find a variety of low-touch, no-touch fun along the trails and paths of the Sculpture Garden. Grab your bug spray, pack a picnic blanket or chairs, and spend your summer with us! During the Enchanted Summer, daily visitors can:
MAJESTIC LAND SCHEDULE
Location: St. Charles Towne Center- Waldorf, MD (Lower Level)
Details: Visit the kingdom of family fun. Majesticland is a safe, fun, and a uniquely different one-stop-shop of family entertainment that offers a world of new excitement and creates memories to last a lifetime. Geared towards children 12-years-old and under, our family entertainment center offers a variety of entertainment activities that will have your little ones never wanting to leave! Featuring indoor play area for young kids and arcade type games for older kids.
Age Group: These guided walks are designed for ages 4-6 and their adults, but siblings are welcome to explore too.
Cost: $5.00 per Adult & $7.00 per Children Cost includes admission to the park, so pack a picnic and stay and play afterwards!
SUMMER AT MY GYM
Date: July 5-9, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (3 Hour Sessions)
Location: My Gym St. Mary’s and Waldorf
Details: Kids will still have a blast participating in energizing STEAM project-based learning, Fitness games, gymnastics, sports, swings, and arts & craft! ALL levels are welcome in a nurturing and non-competitive FUN environment!
Cost: $40 Sessions
INDOOR MINIATURE GOLF SCHEDULE
Location: Scary Strokes- Technology Dr. Waldorf, MD
Details: Our center provides entertainment at affordable prices for the entire family. Play a round of indoor miniature golf under our blacklights and immerse yourself in an experience unlike you’ve never played before. Lots of fun arcade games available as well.
BIRD HOUSE MAKING
Date: July 21, 2021
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Laurel Springs Park- Radio Station Rd. La Plata, MD
Details: Come let your child build and make their own birdhouse complete with birdseed, just in time for warmer weather. All supplies will be presorted and no supplies will be shared. Registration is available online only. No walk-ins will be allowed.
Registration Fee: $15
Dates: DAILY SPECIALS
Times: Times Varies
Location: AMF Waldorf, MD
Details: The bowling alley is back open and offering family specials.
WEDNESDAY WALK AND TALK SERIES
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Varies by date see flier
Details: Welcoming families to come out for a nice evening walk on three (3) Wednesday evenings in July. We’ll have refreshments, giveaways for kids, and prizes for attendees of all 3 events!
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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