|A is for Apple
Q is for What?
Nothing's better than a delicious bite of mouth-watering sunshine on a cold January day.
There are hundreds of kinds of fruits all over the world. Did you know that nuts are considered fruits? Also, some familiar vegetables are really fruits.
So snuggle up under a warm blanket, grab a fresh juicy pear and put on your thinking cap.
With pencil and paper in hand, see how many different fruit you can think of for each letter of the alphabet.
Which letter has the most?
Which letter has the least?
Send your count to: Kids · PO Box 358 · Deale, MD 20751, or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 6 & 7 (2pm)Make and bake, Shrinky Dinks are like magic. Have fun creating your own Shrinky Dinks charm then take it home with you to bake in your own oven. Ages 6+. Zany Brainy, Annapolis Harbour Center:
Playtimes for Twos
Mondays beginning Jan. 6 & Tuesdays beginning Jan. 16 (9:30-11:30am) Come enjoy a story and have fun with music, snack and a craft. Parents take turns assisting in the group. Age 2. $70 for 7 weeks. YWCA, Arnold. rsvp: 410/626-7800.
Cool Hike and Hot Soup
Tues. Jan. 9 (10:30am)Bundle up in your warmest winter clothes for a hike to search for clues about where native animals live in the winter. Bring Mom or Dad and a sandwich and have some hot soup, too. Ages 3-5. $3; Kings Landing Park, Huntingtown; rsvp: 410/535-5327.
How Warm is Your Coat?
Thurs. Jan 11 (10am)You may have a nice warm jacket, but is it as warm as an otters? Enjoy a puppet show and find out which animals have the warmest coats. Feel some animal fur coats and imagine what it would be like to be an otter or a rabbit. Make a picture to take home. Ages 2-3. $3; Battle Creek Cypress Swamp, Port Republic; rsvp: 410/535-5327.
Playtimes for Threes and Fours
Thurs. Jan. 18 (9:30-11:30am)Kids have fun with organized craft activities, music, games, storytime and everyone's favorite snack time. Parents assist. Ages 3-4. $70 for 7 weeks. YWCA, Arnold. rsvp: 410/626-7800.