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Little Passports has partnered with Melissa and Doug for a Spectacular Spring Sweepstakes! Enter The Little Passports and Melissa and Doug Spring Sweepstakes today! One lucky winner will receive the following Grand Prize Package worth $400 USD:
A 12-Month Little Passports subscription
World Coin Collection from Little Passports
Melissa & Doug prize pack: Sunny Patch Tent, two Personalized Sleeping Bags, four On The Go Activity Pads, a Pinball Arcade Battery-Free Game, and two Beeposh Plush Razzle Raccoon toys!
The contest ends on March 31st, so be sure to enter today!
Must be 18 years of age; Valid to residents of US to Canada (excluding Quebec and Puerto Rico/US Territories). See complete rules on entry form.
Bring your Maker Kids to design and print a 3-D Printed Robot at the Costa Mesa Library – Mesa Verde branch.
Through the OC Public Libraries new Mobile Media Lab, kids will get to design their own miniature robot, which will then be printed out using a 3-D printer.
A 3-D Printer will also be on display, stop by and see a live demonstration and learn more about this technology!
Sign-up is required, there is limited seating for this FREE event.
Call 1-714-546-5274 to reserve your spot as soon as possible.
Where: Costa Mesa Mesa Verde
There are three sessions – please choose one:
- Monday, March 30, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
- Tuesday, March 31, 3:30 – 5:00 pm
- Wednesday, April 1, 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Please Note: Printing may take some time, so bots will be available later for pickup (but possibly as soon as the next day).
Images from ocgp.org
Come to the The Great Park and learn everything you need to know about sustainable home gardening practices.
The workshops held at the Great Park Food and Farm Lab and are led by certified University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners of Orange County.
Topic: Bountiful Summer Vegetables
- When: Saturday March 28, 2015 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
- Where: OC Great Park, Farm + Food Lab | Map & Directions
- Cost: Free
The workshop series continues on April 11, April 18, May 2 & May 16, 2015
Garden Beats is hands-on, family friendly, entry-level percussion learning experience is a great way to learn how to connect and communicate through the universal language of rhythm and rhyme. Come and experience just how fun communal song and drumming can be, and why it’s core to so many cultures throughout the world.
- When: Sunday, March 22, 2014 from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
- Where The Great Park, Farm + Food Lab | Map & Directions
- Cost: Free
This 60 minute, guided, interactive musical exploration session is open to families and individuals of all ages.
This program is produced and presented by the City of Irvine’s Community Services Urban Agricultural Programs Division in collaboration with One World Rhythm.
Image from southcoastcollection.com
Put a spring in your step with SOCO’s Fourth Annual Spring Fling at SOCO Collection in Costa Mesa on March 29, 2015 from 10am to 3pm. This free, family-friendly event will include fun activities like face painting, a petting zoo, live music, egg hunts, bingo, and more – there’s something for everyone in the family!
The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity is excited to participate in SOCO’s Spring Fling with activities such as “Make Your Own Easter Eggs”, “Create Your Own Easter Bugs Bunny” and contribute your drawings to a lie-size mural! A list of additional activities, happenings and sepcials are below.
Milk & Honey Baby – Yarn Butterfly Craft
Smocking Birds – Easter Basket and Box Decorating
The Cheese Shop – Clementine Coloring Page/Activity Kids
Farrow & Ball – -Small wooden bird houses for kids to paint in our Zero VOC eco friendly paint (aprons, and gloves will be provided), Simple Origami for kids using our Wallpaper, Markers and Hole Punches with Wallpaper
St. Patisserie – “Sweet Station” Tasting Table
Granola Babies Children Boutique – Free Easter craft and bubbles station for children of all ages
Chuck Jones Center for Creativity – “Make Your Own Easter Eggs”, “Create Your Own Easter Bugs Bunny” contribute your drawings to a life-size mural
Additional Activities / Specials:
The Cheese Shop: Grilled Cheese- $3.50 Adult Grilled Cheese- $7
Farrow & Ball – Photo Booth Decorations – Suzy Cakes – 3 dozen cookies – Iced tea and Lemonade from Green Leaf
Peinture – Photo Booth & Décor
For more information, visit http://www.southcoastcollection.com
- When: Sunday March 29, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
- Where: SOCO Collection is located at 3303 Hyland Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.
- Cost: FREE