Tag: january

Genghis Khan at Union Station

To end out January, we visited the Genghis Khan exhibition at Union Station. From the artifacts to the live demonstration of Mongolian throat singing, it was an amazing field trip! There was something for everyone – beautifully carved ceremonial objects,…

January 2018 Game Club

We had another fun Game Club meeting this month, with a variety of old and new games. Here is a list of the games that we played: Catan Junior – A great introduction to Catan for the younger crowd, with…

January 2017 Game Club

We met on January 23rd for our first game club of the spring. Some of the games were favorites from previous meetings, while others were new to the group. Here are the games that we played: New games this month:…

January 2017 Lego Club Creations

Today we celebrated the start of a new year with Legos! For our mini build, the kids were encouraged to build things associated with January holidays and celebrations like National Candy Month, Chocolate Day, Chocolate Cake Day, Popcorn Day, First…

History Trunks – Farm Family

Today we learned about Kansas farming and homesteading in the late 1800s and early 1900s in our class on Farm Family life. This class is based on a trunk from the Kansas State Historical Society. The Farm Family trunk was…

January Bowling

January bowling was lots of fun. The kids had a great time practicing technique and enjoying time with friends. This month we added a lane for parents to bowl too; congrats to S. for her high score! Looking forward to…

Prairie Traveler at Ernie Miller

Ms. Molly playing the role of “Mattie Johnson” On January 13 we visited the Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe for the “Prairie Traveler” program. The program was presented by one of the wonderful historical interpreters at the nature center,…