Kids Activities

Family Fun Day at CREW Cypress Dome Trails

CREW Land & Water Trust will hold its first annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the CREW Cypress Dome Trails, located at 3980 Corkscrew Road, Immokalee, near the Estero border. The Family Fun Day will take place in an open field near the trailhead with ample parking for guests. Adults and children can …

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Free snorkel tours

Learn about Southwest Florida estuary life, from the experts. Take a 20-minute boat ride, then get a close-up look, face to fin. Pay nothing for this snorkeling adventure, brought to you for the first time this summer by Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserves. •Who: Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserves •For: People age 10 and up, with basic swimming skills •When: Thursday, July …

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Kids Bowl Free

Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the first ever Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer. Children whose age does not exceed a limit by a participating bowling center are eligible to …

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Summer Activities for Kids in SWFL | Free or Nearly Free

Summer Activities for Kids in SWFL We have gathered a few free, or nearly free, summer activities for kids that will be happening in SWFL this summer. We’ll be updating this post soon, so don’t forget to like our Facebook Page or to subscribe to our newsletter to be notified about our updates! Summer Movie Express Regal’s popular Summer Movie Express program is back for …

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Transport Themed Sensory Activity for Children

When your children are under the weather you look for ways to keep them occupied that require a minimal set up and that use the least energy possible for them. My two boys love cars, and trucks, and trains, and tracks, and roads. They also love making a mess. Today they were both under the weather so I began thinking …

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Create a Drive In Movie at Home

We love to take our boys to old fashioned diners, classic car shows, and introduce them to oldie but goodie toys like Lincoln Logs.  In our opinion, sometimes nothing can beat the good old days. So we brainstormed a way to bond as a family through one of our favorite childhood experiences:  Going to a drive in movie. Since drive …

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5 Thanksgiving Books Recommended by Moms

“Gratitude is the Gift of being thankful.”   1) Thanksgiving Day by Anne Rockwell (Author), Lizzy Rockwell (Illustrator) Thanksgiving Day It’s time for Mrs. Madoff’s class to put on the Thanksgiving play. Charlie is the ship called theMayflower, Sarah is a Pilgrim, and Eveline is Chief Massasoit. Everyone has a role to play and a reason to be thankful for the …

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Free Printable Lunch Box Halloween Riddles

>>EXCLUSIVE FREEBIE FOR SWFL KIDS AND FAMILY SUBSCRIBERS<< School has started so you know what that means… packing school lunches. Fill your kids lunch boxes this Halloween with these free lunch box Jokes and Riddles. Click the picture below to download the PDF file.

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Fall into a Good Book this Season!

  Ahhhh…fall! My favorite season of the year is upon us.  School has started and autumn is right around the corner. Sometimes it is hard to let go of summer and welcome fall. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been collecting some fun children’s book titles to help your family welcome the season change. I hope you and your family enjoy …

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