Love My Park Day, Saturday May 5th

“I Love My Park Day is an annual event that brings together thousands of volunteers to celebrate and enhance New York’s parks, historic sites, and public lands.”

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Picture above was found on the Parks & Trails NY Website

There are many beautiful parks and campgrounds exist throughout New York State. Where will you volunteer?

” Volunteers clean up park lands and beaches, plant trees and gardens, restore trails and wildlife habitat and remove invasive species. Parks & Trails New York, the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation coordinate this event, and park staff and local friends’ groups work with volunteers and oversee activities. Last year, more than 125 state parks, historic sites and public lands hosted I Love My Park Day events.”

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Classroom Fun for Easter- News 12

If you are having an Easter Party in your classroom we have some fun ideas!

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti are having fun making cute Easter themed Peep Bunny Cars, Thumbprint Decorated Eggs and cute snacks for your classroom party in this News 12 segment.

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Fun Easter Treats for the Kids- News 12

Do you have kids at your dessert table this Easter? Whether it is at home or in the classroom we have you covered.

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti have fun eating and preparing edible festive treats for your next Easter party with the kids.

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3 FUN WAYS TO DYE EASTER EGGS- News 12

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti show you fun ways to decorate your Easter Eggs.

We are thinking outside of “the box” for Easter Egg Decorating Fun!

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Thumbrint Eggs for Easter

Turn those precious thumbprints into adorable eggs for Easter!

These adorable eggs are such a cute idea for kids to take home to their families as a classroom activity.

Have eggs hard-boiled ahead of time and give each child an egg, finger paints and markers for a fun activity that turns into an adorable decoration at home.

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Dye your Easter Eggs Naturally

Using vegetables and spices you can create beautiful natural dye eggs.

This method requires an adult boiling the vegetables and spices in water to create the dye. The kids can help once the natural dye is made. The hard-boiled egg will sit in a cup for at least 2 hours to get a bright and vibrant color. The Turmeric yellow/ gold color happens quickly, just 10 minutes for that color. Read more details below!

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Bunny & Chick Juice Boxes

Have an Easter classroom party coming up?

These adorable juice boxes are easy to make and will brighten up your party table. They make for really adorable pictures, too!

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