Just For Kids Event Calendar
Published: Friday, June 22, 2012 at 7:37 p.m.
Last Modified: Friday, June 22, 2012 at 7:37 p.m.
"Aurora Over the Silk Road" features a theatrical performance, hands-on activity stations and story through dance focusing on the history and art of ethnic minorities along the Silk Road.
WHEN: 11 a.m. today
Focuses on literacy and features a story with related activity and a snack. Story is "I Can Be a Truck Driver."
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Monday
Activity time focuses on school readiness skills. Activity is "Funky Fish Art."
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. "Open Art" activities are also held at 1 p.m. each Tuesday.
In Cup Cooking, kids can mix and create simple recipes. Activity is "Fruit Kabobs."
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday
Session focuses on early science and math. Topic is "Moving Matchsticks."
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Summer Science session will be held at 1 p.m. each Thursday.
Session focuses on creativity and includes art activities for children of all ages. Activity is "Stars & Stripes Wind Chimes."
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday
COST: Included with $7 admission. Senior citizens 65 and older and military/teachers with ID are $3.50. Children younger than 2 and museum members are free.
LOCATION: Explorations V Children's Museum, 109 N. Kentucky Ave., Lakeland
YMCA ALL STAR SPORTS CAMP Lakeland
Weekly sports include basketball, baseball, flag football, soccer, racquetball and swimming for ages 6-8 and 9-11.
WHEN: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekly through Aug. 17
LOCATION: Lakeland Family YMCA, 3620 Cleveland Heights Blvd.
COST: $109 weekly for members, $139 non-members
[ Submit events especially aimed at children by Wednesday for Saturday publication to JUST FOR KIDS, The Ledger, P.O. Box 408, Lakeland 33802; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include a phone number. ]
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