I feel so lucky to live in a community that provides abundant opportunities for families. Here are a few opportunities coming up on Saturday, October 12th:
Harps & Hoops
The artists at Orr Street Studios invite you to make harps and hula hoops and then hoop it up to harp music! Maria D. Trevor, harpist and teacher of harp, will play. Grace Cunningham will bring her hula hoop-making creativity and skills for a hoop-making workshop. Free.
Where: Orr Street Studios, 106 Orr St.
When: noon-3 p.m.
Who: Children ages 5-15, with accompanying adult.
Stories in Art, Art in Stories
Encourage your child’s interest in reading while promoting visual literacy, creative thinking and language development. “The Sound of Colors” by Jimmy Liao will provide inspiration for an art project involving kids in active looking, listening, imagining and creating. Presented by the Columbia Art League. Call 443-3161 to register, beginning Tuesday, October 1.
Where: Children’s Program Room at the Columbia Public Library
Who: Children ages 5-9
Fall Tiger Family Fun Fest
Free activities for your family including a bounce house, face painting, arts and crafts and more.
Where: ParentLink, 4800 Santana Circle in Columbia.
The tricky part is figuring out how to squeeze this much fun into one day!