August is our chance to embrace summer! Here are a few ideas and bits of inspiration, read on!
"Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." —Henry James
Powell River Family Place is hosting Family Place Sprouts, either virtually or booked visits in their garden. Find out more here. And, the latest Powell River Public Library (virtual) Preschool Storytime is themed 'In the Garden', check it out here.
"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." —Audrey Hepburn
Here in Powell River, we have so much local produce, you don't need to look far to get your hands on some! Try taking the kids to one of the local U-Pick Berry Farms: Rusty Gate, Coast Berry, and Blueberry Commons to name a few!
"Smell the sea, and feel the sky. Let your soul and spirit fly." —Van Morrison
We recently came across this fantastic website: Appetite to Play. It promotes healthy eating and and physical activity in preschool children 0 - 5 years old. Have a look! Enjoy your week and EMBRACE SUMMER!
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