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Hang Out at the Beach

Find out what activities the summer reading program had planned for beach day.
Hang Out at the Beach

Blowing bubbles!

Thirty-four preschool through first grade children and 11 second grade and up children attend the second summer reading program--Hang Out at the Beach.  A full morning of activities were planned.  After activities were done and books were checked out the children had ice cream treats for the trek home.

 

Donna Mayne reads books about beaches, water and the creatures that inhabit the areas.
Jan Richmond reads about coral reefs to the older children.
Donna reading Jan reading

 

Children made bubble blowers out of yogurt containers.
Jean Jessen helps some of the younger children make their bubble blowers.
Craft Time 1 Craft Time 2

 

Having fun with the bubble blowers!
Leslie Brandt and Becky Cronk helped the younger children play Beach Ball Hot Potato.
Blowing Bubbles 2 Beach Ball Hot Potato

 

Anita Fisher showed the older group how to make bracelets out of white beads that turned into colored beads in the sun.
How about a game of water balloon toss?  No one got drenched but most balloons broke before the third toss!
Making bracelets Balloon Toss 1