Archive for Category: Kids Activities

girl scouts

Girl Scouts Take Off for Exciting New Adventures

Some Girl Scouts from Troop 5114 in Fayetteville recently traveled to New York and New Jersey on their way to brand new worlds. They were part of a special group of 100 girls from around the country who were chosen to travel to Girl Scouts of the USA headquarters in...

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Building Blocks of Fun: LEGOmania Event

If you like building with LEGO, you are not alone. The building blocks are one of the best-selling toys of all time. They were named the “Toy of the Century” in 2000 and they’re even in the National Toy Hall of Fame®.

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games for halloween

Scary (But Not Too Scary) Games for Halloween

Halloween’s right around the corner and what better way to spend some time than scaring ourselves — but not too much though. We don’t want those nightmares to keep you up, you have school the next day after all. This is a list of family friendly games that have...

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pumpkin carving ideas

Happy Halloween: A Guide to Pumpkin Carving

Toothy grins and a mesmerizing orange glow help make jack-o’-lanterns captivating sights come Halloween. Pumpkin carving is an autumn tradition and runs the gamut of simple designs to more intricate artwork worthy of any medium. Although anyone can grab a pumpkin and get started, when done correctly, jack-o’-lantern designs...

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art at crystal bridges

Imagine This: Kids Create Cool Art at Crystal Bridges

Alek J, likes to imagine things. Recently, he and some other kids had fun making art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. In a big art studio with lots of tables and supplies, the kids made wooden peg people come to life with markers, yarn, paint,...

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Out in the Woods: Environmental & Hunting Safety

Joe Huggins has an important message for kids in Arkansas and around the region. “Getting out in the woods is important and learning the importance of being a good steward of the environment is too,” Joe, the hunter education coordinator for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, explained.

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