Fun Things to Do in the Triangle This Week, Jan. 29-Feb. 1
Learn to knit, peer through kaleidoscopes, make slime and more
Your child can learn to knit this week during a program in Durham.
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Stay warm this week by having fun indoors. There are lots of choices for you: Learn to knit and check out a Cold Science program in Durham, peer through kaleidoscopes in Apex and make iridescent snow slime in Garner.
Knitting for Kids FREE
Elementary-aged kids can gain important skills like patience, planning and concentrating by learning to knit. Join Mrs. Cecilia at Durham’s North Regional Library Jan. 29, 7-8 p.m., to learn the basics. The library provides the materials for this activity and preregistration is not necessary.
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Cold Science FREE
Join other 9-12 year old kids at Durham’s Stanford L. Warren Branch Library for some shivery science. This weekly program is a fun, engaging STEAM
(science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activity that will stir your senses. The event takes place on Jan. 30 from 3:30-4:30 p.m., and preregistration is required.
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Kids in grades K-2 can explore reflections and symmetry as they make a kaleidoscope of their own to take home. This activity takes place at Apex’s Eva Perry Regional Library Jan. 31 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Preregistration is requested.
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Kids in grades 3-5 can concoct iridescent snow slime after enjoying the book, “A Poem for Peter: The Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of the Snowy Day.” This event is scheduled for 4:30-5:30 p.m. at Garner’s Southeast Regional Library and preregistration is requested.
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