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Beach & Backyard Fun

Beach & Backyard Fun

Created by Linda Tripp, collection development librarian

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start of summer, and whether you have plans to hit the beach or will stay-cation in your backyard, SCLSNJ has resources to inspire your outdoor fun.

Creativebug has crafting videos for adults and kids to help with your outdoor adventures. Have a lot to carry to the beach? In less than 30 minutes, Creativebug videos show adults and older kids how to make an old souvenir shirt into a No-Sew T-shirt Tote, or how to give your Beach Towel Pockets to stash smaller items. Preserve your shore memories by crafting a beautiful Seashell Photo Frame with the shells you’ve collected, just like the sailors used to make for their sweethearts. Make a Play Tent for the backyard and see imaginations soar. Send Paper Pinwheels spinning in the breeze, or blow some bubbles with handmade Fairy Wands – the instructor even includes the directions and ingredient list to make her “secret family recipe for bubble juice.” Creativebug even has videos to help you add some sweet treats to your summer kick-off:  Five ingredient Homemade PB&J Cups, Summer Popsicles, or Candy Leis that are fun to wear until it’s time for a snack.

Find more ideas for family’ beach and backyard fun in these always available eBooks:

By |2020-05-21T08:42:11-04:00May 21st, 2020|SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|
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