Articles in the ‘Recreation’ Category

Spring is for the birds

April 9th, 2018 | By

Most of us recognize a cardinal or a robin when we see one. But do you know how to identify a wren or a sparrow, a blue jay, or a finch? And did…

What kind of velocipede do you have?

April 9th, 2018 | By

Nope, a “velocipede” is not a dinosaur! Velocipede is another word for bicycle! So … what kind of velocipede do you have, want, or need? There are many to choose from! Kids’ Bikes…

Play in the dirt

April 7th, 2018 | By

Sometimes all you need is some dirt to get a good game going. (To play these games, you need to get permission from your parents first.) Try some of these activities next time…

Sledding and shredding

February 1st, 2018 | By

One of the best things about the snow is sledding! When it snows and you look out the window to see a perfect blanket of white powder, bundle up and get out there!…

Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!

January 31st, 2018 | By

Snow games are fun, like the sledding we wrote about on Page 6. How many other ways can you think of to enjoy a crisp, cold winter day? We asked a few kids…

When it’s too cold outside … play inside!

January 30th, 2018 | By

So, it snowed. It’s not a fun, go-out-and-sled kind of snow. It’s a below-zero, can’t-feel-your-face kind of snow. Some days the weather just isn’t good for playing outside. That doesn’t mean you have…

Living Room Olympics

November 14th, 2017 | By

So what if it’s cold outside? You can still have great fun being active indoors! Just be sure your parents know what you’re planning. They should approve all Living Room Olympic Games! There…

Look Up In The Air! It’s … You?!

November 12th, 2017 | By

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a performer in the circus? Maybe you have always dreamed of how it would feel to ‘fly’ on the trapeze. Or have…

Let’s hang dog on the crag!

November 11th, 2017 | By

Have you climbed every tree in the neighborhood? Swung from the jungle gym at school a million times? If so, try rock climbing! It’s a fun way to build muscle and improve your…

Play on the water

September 29th, 2017 | By

Swimming and other activities that get you IN the water are fun fun funnnn! Did you know that there are more than 30 sports that you can do on top of the water?…