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FREE GROCERY GIVEAWAY
Date: January 15, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Living Word Community Church, 39371 Harpers Corner RD, Mechanicsville, MD 20659
Details: After Christmas free grocery giveaway. First Come, First Serve until supplies run out. All are welcome!
Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays and now (Saturday’s 9:00 AM -11:00 AM)
Time: Week Days 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Saturday’s 9:00 AM -11:00 AM)
Details: Toddler time is back with a new program now known as Little Leapers! Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. You’ll love watching your child bounce, climb, and explore in a safe environment while interacting with similar age children and learning about sharing, teamwork, and other important social skills. Bond, make memories, and watch your Little Leaper thrive.
Age Group: Children 5 years old and under.
INDOOR MINI GOLF: SCARY STROKES
Location: Scary Strokes – Waldorf , MD
Details: Enjoy indoor mini golf and arcade.
Event Type: Family Fun
Cost: Vary Depending on age/Price range $5-10 per person/ Military Discounts!
TEENSPIRATIONAL TAKE & MAKE
Date: Monday-Saturday during January 2022
Location: Charles County Public Library- La Plata Branch
Details: Make a Curbside Appointment to receive your free Teenspirational Take & Make during the month of January! Come on in to receive your free Teenspirational Take & Make during the month of January! Each kit includes all the materials you will need along with any needed instructions. Kits can only be picked up from the La Plata Branch beginning on January 3. All kits must be picked up by the end of the month.
FREE STEAM KIT
Date: Monday – Saturday January 2022
Time: All Day
Location: Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West Location
Details: Come to the Waldorf West Library to pick up your CCPL Future Makers STEAM Kit: Art Machine! Come to the Waldorf West Library during the month of January to pick up your CCPL Future Makers STEAM Kit: Art Machine! Design a system of moving parts to make your sculpture come to life. These kits include tools to create kinetic sculptures that are designed and built to move. Instructions can be found here: Art Machine Video Instructions
PUBLIC SKATE SCHEDULE
Location: Capital Clubhouse- 3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603
Date: January 15, 2022
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Location: Charles County Public Library Virtual Event
Details: Join us for an afternoon of Pokémon fun with lots of games, crafts, and activities! You will be provided with a kit with all the materials! Follow along at home with us as we have lots of Pokémon fun! Registrants will be provided with a kit with all of the needed materials before the virtual program on January 15th. Registrants will be able to pick up their program kit from the Potomac Branch starting on January 12th. Curbside pickup is also available upon request. To make a curbside request, please call the Potomac Branch Library at 301-375-7375. One hour advance notice is needed for curbside kit requests. 1 kit per registration. 35 Kits will be available while supplies last. Zoom meeting information will be shared to registrants via email 1 hour prior to the program starting.
Registration Required: Please email Sarah Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
KIDS NIGHT OUT- CCPR
Date: January 15, 2022
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: General Smallwood Middle School- Indian Head, MD
Details: Wouldn’t you like to enjoy a quiet night out while knowing your children are having a ball playing at one of our Community Centers or Elite Gymnastics? Well, here is your chance! Our fun filled nights will keep your child busy with a variety of games, crafts, and refreshments. Gymnastic activities at Elite only. Each child will receive 2 slices of pizza, a juice box, and snacks. Pre-registration required.
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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