Tag: october

October 2017 Game Club

We had a busy and fun game club this month, with a variety of games played by the kids. The newest games: Celestia – You board an aircraft with a team of adventurers to perform many trips through the cities…

October 2017 Lego Club Creations

For our October Lego Club meeting, we began with mini builds focused on October themes such as Halloween, pumpkins, apples, pizza, pasta, cookies, popcorn, pretzels, dinosaurs, great books, rainforests, and Mad Hatter Day. From there, we moved on to a…

October 2016 Lego Club Creations

Monday was our October Lego Club meeting. We started with mini builds with a theme of fall, pumpkins and Halloween. Then we had a challenge build of Brick by Brick. The kids were given two scoops of bricks, and started…

Halloween Party 2015

  We had our Halloween party on the 28th, and it was a wonderful time!  The kids (and some parents!) came in costume, there were all kinds of delicious goodies to eat, and the kids had fun decorating goodie bags,…

Missouri Town 1855

  Recently we visited Missouri Town on a field trip.  We were gathered together to watch a short introductory video of the site.  It was such a well-done video!  It moved quickly and with easy segues, and kept even our…

Louisburg Cider Mill

Image courtesy of Louisburg Cider Mill On Wednesday we traveled down to Louisburg to take a tour of the Louisburg Cider Mill.  Our tour started with a hayride out to the pumpkin patch where kids and adults alike picked small…

2015 Symphony Young People’s Concert

Image credit – the Kansas City Symphony On Tuesday we attended a wonderful performance by the Kansas City Symphony, the Young People’s Concert. This yearly concert is an excellent introduction for students to the symphony and classical music, with a…

October 2015 Lego Club Creations

For October Lego Club, the kids explored ideas of pumpkins, popocorn, Halloween, National Taco Day, and Mad Hatter Day. Spinning off from “Alice in Wonderland”, the kids were asked to explore scale by building items both large and small, using…

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…