Family-friendly calendar may 4-6 electricity sources uk


Come out and see what it’s like to be in the big trucks! Children (and parents) can climb, sit and play on bulldozers, police cars, ambulances, fire trucks and a variety of other vehicles. 9:00 – 10:30 is quiet time with no sirens, but from 10:30 – 11:00 it might get a little loud when they are turned on.

Discuss the benefits of non-polluting sustainable energy in this hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a model windmill that holds a beautiful seasonal flower or low maintenance herb just in time for Mother’s Day. Once your windmill planter is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a free certificate of achievement, a workshop apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

Green Up Day is an annual statewide event when people come together in their communities to remove litter from Vermont’s roadsides and public spaces. Se how to Participate page to find your town coordinator’s contact information, how to get the Green bags, what to do with them after, and what other things are happening around the event in your town such as morning refreshments or a post-clean up BBQ lunch.

The event begins with a parade at 9:30 am on College Street and continues down into Waterfront Park. Kids day at Waterfront Park begins at 10:00am and is STEAM-themed this year and will be filled with lots of fun, interactive and free activities for your kids! Activities include bucket truck rides, helmet decorating, e-bike demos, live entertainment, a large activity tent, life-size games, a softball derby, face painting, a petting zoo, meet and greets with mascots, touch-a-trucks, inflatables, a food court, Young Traditions music contest, and more! The Burlington School Food will be providing a free lunch to all kids under 18!

Does your child need a new ride this season? Head on down to Skirack for their annual swap-a-thon! All bikes are in good and useable condition. There will also be bike car-racks and car-top boxes, bike wheels, bike parts and accessories, bike shoes, bike frames, child carriers, tricycles, and inline skates for sale.

Join them for their annual outdoor celebration of spring, created especially for children ages six and under and their families. Enjoy maypole dancing with live music, pony rides, face painting, flower crown making, and other fun activities for children. Farmers & Foragers and other vendors will offer local and organic food and you are welcome to bring a picnic.

Young Tradition Vermont is pleased to present a weekend showcasing young musicians, singers and dancers, and the mentoring relationships that continue to allow traditional music and dance to grow and thrive. The weekend is a celebration of the dedication and skills of young musicians and dancers, and the connections they have with teachers and mentors. Events during the weekend features young performers and intergenerational sharing, from a conference focused on using traditional music and dance in education, to concerts and dancing.

Flourish Farm is a unique cricket farm based in Vermont, raising and harvesting organic crickets for human and pet consumption. They are opening their doors to the public for the first time to give our friends and neighbors the opportunity to see the crickets in their entirely un-natural habitat and learn more about why raising crickets make sense. Try samples featuring 100% cricket protein, enter to win raffle prizes and enjoy fun activities for the kids.

Join the Flynn Theater for a musical reading of Shh!..We Have a Plan. This is a free family event held in the Flynn lobby. They welcome families to join locally beloved musician Randal Pierce and friends for a hands-on, interactive reading of the book as we create musical soundscapes for each page.

Come down to the dairy and meet the spring calves and their amazing moms in our Brown Swiss herd!! Take a wagon ride to see the pastures and watch the calves get their afternoon milk. This is a time to explore the barns and buildings at the dairy and see how we get the milk that makes our award winning cheddar cheese. The cows will come down the lane for afternoon milking in “cow parade” style and can be viewed in the parlor while they are machine milked.

The Leddy Spring Skating Show, "Eat, Drink & Skate" will feature group and solo performances by members of the Champlain Valley Skating Club and the Leddy Park Arena group lesson program. Music will include newer selections and old favorites about food and drink. Join us for this flavorful celebration of skating!