What makes a boat float? Design small boats out of aluminum foil to explore how their size and shape affects how much weight they can carry. Can a boat be made to float 10 pennies? Fifteen pennies? Twenty? The challenge is on. Appropriate for all ages. Space is limited; registration is required.
Celebrate the end of summer the Anythink way. Whether it's water games or a good old-fashioned party, your local Anythink wraps up mySummer with fun for the whole family. Appropriate for all ages. No registration is required.
Join us for a special concert by an award-winning children's musician and artist. Gustafer Yellowgold is the brainchild of singer and illustrator Morgan Taylor, who accompanies Gustafer on various adventures that appeal to both kids and grownups. The New York Times described Taylor, who as an adult rocker has shared bills with the Smithereens and Bob Dylan, as "a cross between Yellow Submarine and Dr. Seuss." This event will be held in the Rosa Auditorium, adjacent to Anythink York Street. Appropriate for all ages. No registration required.
Insde every ukulele is the opportunity for a musical expression. This two-hour session will cover the anatomy of a uke, tuning, and basic chord and strumming patterns. Singing and playing is encouraged. Even if you've never played music before, you'll leave this class knowing at least one song.
Traditional nursery rhymes are a fun way to connect the generations, but when you're tired of those, what can you listen to with your kids? There's actually a lot of kids' music coming out that's got a fun, modern sound that appeals to all ages but features kid-appropriate content. Here are some of the best new-school kids' albums available for check out from your local Anythink:
Create a beautiful pendant or bracelet using wood burners to etch your piece. All supplies provided. Appropriate for adults and teens grades 6 and up. Space is limited; registration is required.
Sew a few summer blooms that will never fade from fabrics in a variety of colors and textures. All supplies provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited; registration is required.
Waffles aren't just for breakfast anymore! Make something delicious using a waffle iron. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.
Create a one-of-a-kind project that you can print, save and share. We will design and print a custom wall hanging. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.