Annville – Prime Time Activity Kits Online Resources

Prime Time Activity Kits Online Resources:

 


 

Nature & Bird Watching With Kids

Extra Activity Kit Resources

 

 

ONLINE SITES:

Audubon Just For Kids
Lots of activities about birds, other animals & more!

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology
All about birds and then some.

Middle Creek  Wildlife Management Area
Great place to watch geese in season. Has a visitors center. Nice trails.

PA Birding & Wildlife Guide
Interactive state wide guide & map highlighting birding locations & a searchable database.
Advanced search is terrific! Hiking, biking, camping, & more!

Quittapahilla Audubon Society
Information on events, filed trips, & nature walks.

NEARBY AREAS OF INTEREST:

Quittapahilla Garbage Museum
Located in Annville the museum is a free, outdoor, un-staffed series of self-guided exhibits & narratives that highlight the extent, scoop, and nature of the systematic contamination of Quittapahilla Creek.

Lebanon Valley Rail Trail
Currently goes from Lebanon to Lawn

Memorial Lake State Park
Located in East Hanover Township

Quittapahilla Park
Located in Annville

Second Mountain Hawk Watch
Located at Indiantown Gap

Union Canal Tunnel Park
Located in North Lebanon Township

 


Cooking With Kids

Extra Activity Kit Resources

ONLINE SITES:

Family Fun Recipes
Lots of recipes and more!

Teaching Kids To Cook
Nice how-to on this topic

The Food Timeline
Food history from the beginning of time and then some!

Kitchen Chemistry
More for older, game savvy kids.

Easy Recipes That Kids Can Cook
This is a nice blog that talks about skill levels and kitchen safety. Very nice Recipes.

NEARBY AREAS OF INTEREST:

Lebanon Farmers Market
Open Th & F 8 am to 7 pm, S 7 am to 3 pm

Roots Market
Open Tuesdays only. April to October 9 am to 9 pm / November to March 9 am to 8 pm

The Green Dragon
Open Fridays 9 am to 9 pm (8 pm January & February). Open every Good Friday & Black Friday

Landisdale Organic Farm
Store open on Wednesdays 2:30 to 5:30 pm. From May 19th until Thanksgiving it is open on Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm.

Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery
Founded in 1861, it is the first commercial pretzel bakery in America. Minimal cost for tour. Make your own pretzel.

Wilbur Chocolate Factory Museum
Located in Lititz . Admission is free.

The Hershey’s Chocolate World
Chocolate Tour ride is free. Do other things (like make a chocolate bar) for a price.

Sycamore Spring Orchard And Farm Market
Annual Apple Harvest Festival, Pick Your Own, Corn Maze


Arts & Crafts With Kids

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ONLINE SITES:

The Art Zone
Interactive art you can make online.

Color, Draw, Paint
Online paint, color & drawing activity. Recommended for K – 5.

Picassohead
Make your own portrait in the style of Picasso!

Artpad
Get your art on!

Artsonia
The world’s largest kids’ art museum. Art work created from kids around the world. Parents can sign up kids to have their own gallery.

Origami Club
Lots of origami. Includes diagrams & animations.

NEARBY POINTS OF INTEREST:

Lebanon Valley Council on the Arts

The Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery

Splat Studio

Lancaster Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Click on “collections” tab to view collection that is online.

Brandywine River Museum
Nice calendar of events!

Ned Smith Center for Nature & Art
Great programs for kids!