Arts and Crafts

Saskatoon Public Library Online Kids Programming in a Nutshell

Missing all the perks of the Saskatoon Public Library? Me too! To continue with their great work during COVID-19, the library is offering lots of online programming for everyone from two months to 90 years! Check out what’s happening: Saskatoon Public Library Online Programming Knowlympics The all-ages summer learning challenge
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National Geographic Kids Presents At-Home FUN with Discovery and Creativity

The National Geographic Kids website is a gold mine for all things fun and learning at home! Discover and learn new things about animals, science, geography and history. Then take what you’ve learned and test it in the game section with trivia questions! Don’t forget to check out the Home
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Build Your Own Paper City with These FREE Templates

I’m all for time-consuming (but still entertaining) boredom busters, and this one meets the criteria! A British Architecture Studio, Foster & Partners, has released a series of building templates that kids can use to build their own paper city at home. All you need to do is print, colour and
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FREE Printable Covid-19 Time Capsule!

You’ve probably heard the word “unprecedented” more times than you can count over the last month. But the reality is, there is no better way to describe the current lockdown imposed by the global pandemic of COVID-19. We are living through history right now and it is worth documenting. Natalie
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LIVE Art Tutorials for Kids and Kids at Heart

Give those keen little artists more of a challenge with live art tutorials from Sarah Shaw’s Art Studio. Participants will learn about drawing, painting and other art techniques as they create their own stunning masterpiece. These classes are a little more advanced, and would be perfect for any tweens and
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Nutrien Wonderhub Virtual Programming
Nutrien Wonderhub Virtual Programming Schedule

Missing all the adventures and activities of Nutrien Wonderhub? During the shutdown of, well, everything, they are pleased to offer virtual programming. The team at Wonderhub plans to deliver in-house programs via video on their social media pages including arts, crafts, STEM activities, storytelling and movement activities. Check out their
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It’s a Noon Doodle! Draw Everyday with JJK

Mo Willems lunchtime doodles have come to an end, but it’s time to Draw Everyday with JJK at noon! Jarrett J. Krosoczka, author of Star Wars Jedi Academy Series, Hey, Kiddo, Chicken Talk, the Platypus Police Squad and others is no offering a chance to participate in a guided creation
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Conduct Simple Experiments for Kids with Mad Science
Conduct Simple Experiments for Kids with Mad Science

Keep the learning going at home while schools are temporarily closed. Mad Science is sharing some of their favourite at-home experiments that kids can do with common household ingredients! Science experiments are natural invitations for play and exploration that all ages can enjoy. Mad Science will be updating their resource
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Cool Kids’ Craft Ideas from Michaels with Simple Materials
Cool Kids’ Craft Ideas from Michaels with Simple Materials

“Mooooooooom, I’m boooooooored!” Stop right there! Do not pass go, do not collect $200 – head straight to canada.michaels.com and find inspiration for cool (and easy!) kids’ crafts! The Michaels “Projects” tab has how-to tips for crafters of all ages, but we especially like the section called Kids’ Crafts. There
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Michael’s is Offering Online Crafting via Facebook LIVE

After making the decision to cancel their in-store crafting activities. Michaels is offering Online Crafting via Facebook Live. Every Wednesday at 11am, Michaels will host a family-friendly craft session via Facebook Live. Just hop on to their Facebook page and you will find the post linking to their upcoming video
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