Children’s Activities

Activities for Kids & a Fun New Program in 2018 — it POP’s!

MAY

May 5 – Greater Valley YMCA Forks Education CenterBeehive printmaking compete with beehive stickers
May 12 – Revitalize with Rebekah Mother’s Day craft
May 19 – ACE Workshop Acrylic painting – Postponed due to inclement weather – watch for new date!
May 26 – ACE Workshop Wire tree sculptures

JUNE

June 2 – ACE Workshop Ice Parfait dye technique
June 9 – Revitalize with Rebekah – Strawberry Day craft and  ACE Workshop Whimsical artwork watercolor & drawing demonstration

Introducing the Power of Produce (POP) Club on June 9th – A fun opportunity for children to engage in the local food system through conversations directly with our farmers, educational games and demonstrations, and exposure to new fruits and vegetables. In addition to participating in educational activities, POP Club kids receive vouchers to spend at the market, allowing them to make their own shopping decisions at the market.  Strawberry Day is June 9th and Chef Ada Chandler will be kicking off the POP Club with a cooking demo that’s all about the nutrition and tastiness of the sweet strawberry!

June 16 – POP Club “Rainbow of Colors” Healthy Food Hunt
June 23 – June Bee Jamboree PA Honey Queen, honeybee crafts, beekeeping demonstrations, June Bee tea party & parade

JULY

July 14 – Sing N Move It’s educational and fun as kids celebrate the joy of music with Miss Liv.
July 14 – Power of Produce (POP) Club – Join Book & Puppet Co. for ‘Fun with POP’ Part I

AUGUST

August 11 – Power of Produce (POP) Club Join Book & Puppet Co. for ‘Fun with POP’ Part II

SEPTEMBER

September 1 – Revitalize with Rebekah Sunflower Day at EFM – kids’ craft
September 1 – Power of Produce (POP) Club Chef Jaime Karpovich shows how kids can make colorful foods using produce like rainbow pizza and red velvet smoothies.
September 8 – Sing N Move – It’s educational and fun as kids celebrate the joy of music with Miss Lena

OCTOBER

October 13 – Power of Produce (POP) Club – Chef Jaime Karpovich shows how kids can make different food shapes with veggies and fruits – healthy eating and fun too!!