Things to do this weekend with Route 1 Kids include free kids yoga in Hyattsville, CPNS’s Fun Fair in College Park, Community Drum Circle in Greenbelt and more! Check it out and report back on which fun activity from here you got up to!
Little Patuxent River Trail (All Ages)
Take a walk on the wild side 😉 We did w/ our little tyke & it was perfect. Picturesque easy walk on a trail w/ boardwalks. Riverside views & mini-nature center. Well, hello, turtles! Enjoy! (hopefully rain won’t keep you away!)
Where: North Tract Visitor Contact Station, Laurel
Indoor Playground w/ Inflatables! (Ages 12 & under)
If it’s rainy on Friday, you can always stay indoors & play! At this new playground w/ bouncers, sliders, jumpers & more. Check it out & let us know what you think!
Where: District Jump, technically Hyattsville – closer to Landover/Seat Pleasant area
Parent & Tot Skate (Ages 4 & under)
Want to hold onto winter sports as long as you can? Feel like a mini-road trip over to MoCo? Got a tot? Bring them over to this skate session. Great deal, pushing skate aids available – no extra charge!
Where: Cabin John Ice Rink, Rockville
Cost: $5 includes skate rental & session for 1 child & accompanying adult
Binoculars DIY Workshop
Calling all builders! Come make your own binos. They’ll go home w/ you along w/ a certificate, workshop apron & pin! (while supplies last…) Adults, you need to stick w/ your kids. It’ll be fun! Glue, hammer & build more together!
Where: Home Depot, Hyattsville
Cost: We think free!
CPNS Fun Fair
Support a local school & have fun! Raffles, games, kids crafts, & silent auction! Food, too! Feature activity: flying monkey paper bag puppets. Make them!
Where: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, College Park
Cost: We think free, plus some activities for fee
Happy Lanterns (All Ages)
Help decorate 100 lanterns that will be displayed @ the National Harbor, celebrating Cherry Blossoms & the Water Lantern Festival!
Where: ArtWorks Now, Hyattsville
Yoga for Kids
Join certified instructor Crystal Mintz for a fun, relaxing kids yoga session. Kids become more body-aware, mentally focused, and gain strategies to ease anxiety. Mats will be provided.
Where: Hyattsville Library, Hyattsville
Community Drum Circle (All Ages)
You’re invited! To a community drum circle. Bring your own drums, or they’ll have drums for you. You don’t have to be a drummer to join the fun! All levels welcome!
Where: New Deal Cafe, Greenbelt
Cost: Free!, food & drink for sale
National Children’s Museum (Ages 0-12)
Come spark your kid’s imagination & curiosity @ this STEAM-themed museum. Tickets are timed-entry & selling fast! BYO-snacks.
When: 9:30am-4:30pm (3:30pm is the last time slot)
Where: National Children’s Museum, Washington, DC
Popular workshop, themed around hit children’s books. This week’s theme is the story of Knufflebunny. Includes take-home item & parent pack, plus dramatic play, music, movement, & visual art while on site!
Where: Imagination Stage, Bethesda
Sew Stylish Sundays Kid’s Sewing: Fashion Sketching (Ages 7+)
Create fashionable projects. Learn sewing skills & fashion design. Workshop for beginners & intermediates. Come have fun while being creative! Supplies provided!
Where: Stitched With Style, Capitol Heights
2020 Youth Musical (Teenagers+)
Come celebrate 20 years w/ the Greenbelt Youth Musical! Watch them showcase a talented teenage cast in an original musical production, “The School for Super-Heroes (in exile) Returns in Theseus and the Monster in the Maze”. It’s quite a story!
Where: Greenbelt Community Center Auditorium, Greenbelt