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Kids can explore objects from the past and guess their uses. Learn how animals survive winter and other adaptations by investigating furs and skulls. Dress for the weather, as this program is entirely outdoors. A campfire and hot cocoa will be provided to keep everyone warm.
The Canton Farmers Market will return with special Off-Season Markets on select days in February, March and April. Families can select from fresh produce, gourmet baked goods and seasonal crafts. Masks and social distancing are required indoors.
Royal Oak Public Library’s virtual take on the critically acclaimed Netflix series Nailed It! offers up a special Owl Cupcake challenge. Succeed or fail, all will have a hooting good time. The cake mixes, cupcake papers, frosting, cookies, and candy will be supplied to make this fun family project....
Kids off of school on President's Day can learn to make their own pancake breakfast (sweet and savory) as well as how to turn pancake mix into corn dogs from Zingerman's Chef Kieron. Class includes one pound of Cornman Farms pancake mix, Zingerman's Candy chocolate peanut brittle, printed recipe...
Join an expert from the Detroit Institute of Arts to learn about the creative contributions of African Americans from the 19th century through the present day. Registration is required for access to the virtual presentation.
Toddlers can try scavenger hunts, collages, stories, painting, food and more with Adventures In-A-Bag. Run from 2-2:30 p.m. on Tuesdays – and viewed from the comfort of your own home – with Ms. Janet Kelly, reservations must be made by the Friday before to secure your bag.
Make a paper lantern via Facebook Live to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Supply kits will be available beginning a week before the program. Registration is required.
What do you get when you cross a Conversation Hearts box with electric circuits? A miniature Valentine Operation Game! Tweens and teens ages 11 to 18 are invited to create this fun version of the classic game. Registration is required as space is limited. Schedule supplies pickup after registering.
Keep backyard birds well-fed and happy this winter with easy-to-make bird feeders. Tweens ages 7-11 are invited to make feeders using eco-friendly pinecones and cardboard tubes. All supplies are provided. Registration is required as space is limited. Schedule a time for supply pickup after registering.
Enjoy an egg hunt at home as each kit comes with candy-filled eggs, coloring pages, crayons and other surprises for one child. Post pictures of the hunt with the South Lyon Recreation Area using the community hashtag #SLARAEggHunt (lucky posters will win a special prize). Registration is required by...
Register to build an Easter Bunny take-home kit with instructions from South Lyon Recreation. Each kit includes one 16-inch unstuffed animal, directions and 6-10 ounces of polyester fiberfill plus extra goodies. Registration required by March 19.
Register to build Speedy the Valentine Sloth, a take-home kit with instructions from South Lyon Recreation. Each kit includes one 16-inch unstuffed sloth, directions and 6-10 ounces of polyester fiberfill plus extra goodies. Registration required by Feb. 5.