Tag: 2014

December 2014 Game Club

At our December Game Club we played some card and board games that most of the kids had not played before, a kids’ version of a traditional game, a twist on dominoes, plus a pocket game that is rapidly becoming…

The Nutcracker by the Kansas City Ballet

image credit – The Kansas City Ballet Today we attended the KC Ballet’s student performance of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” at the Kauffman Center. It was, as always, a wonderful performance that engaged and excited the kids. From the familiar music…

December 2014 Lego Club Creations

For this month’s meeting, we gave the kids the general theme of Winter and asked them to build things that were something fun to do outside, something interesting they would see, or anything else that said winter to them. They…

November 2014 Lego Club Creations

We had a great November meeting with all kinds of detailed creations! We started with the mini build kits and made some November-themed creations – Thanksgiving food and turkeys, flags for Veterans’ Day, and a few story-worthy creations in honor…

October 2014 Game Club

Monday was our Game Club meeting.   Everyone, parents included, had a great time playing board and card games.  The kids tried out games they hadn’t played before (or introduced their friends to favorites played at home). This month’s games were a…

Shatto Dairy Tour

We had a great tour of the Shatto Dairy on Tuesday. The kids were able to learn all about the milking process – they saw how the cows are milked, tried milking a cow by hand, met some of the…

Legoland!

We don’t have a lot of pictures because we were busy having so much fun! Legoland has so much to do for all ages! The little ones enjoyed activities like building with Duplos and playing in the soft climbing and…

September 2014 Lego Club Creations

Our September meeting was a full and busy event! The kids had a great time exploring September themes – National Cheese Pizza Day, Literacy Day, Dog Week, Comic Book Day, Pancake Day, Teddy Bear Day, International Chocolate Day, Play Doh…

August 2014 Lego Club Creations

We had another great meeting at the library! We celebrated August holidays – Ice Cream Day, Lemonade Day, Root Beer Float Day, Waffle Day, Creamsicle Day, and Chocolate Chip Day – are you hungry yet? Plus Sand Castle Day, Inventors…