Play & Create

Virtual Recreation Play and Create


  • Puzzles- enjoy digital puzzles & you can even create your puzzle own.
  • ABCYa - Enjoy age specific games, printable worksheets and holiday activities
  • 4th of July Paper Lantern Craft-  Try this beautiful and simple 4th of July craft.
  • Sidewalk Chalk Board Games- Use sidewalk chalk to make these super fun board games for the whole family!
  • Disney Sing-Along- Enjoy Youtube videos of your favorite Disney songs you can sing along with! 
  • Origami Frog- Practice your origami skills with this friendly frog.
  • Homemade Fruit Popsicle- Making homemade fruit popsicles are a fun way for kids and adults to experiment in the kitchen.
  • 22 Totally Awesome Sidewalk Chalk Ideas-  From princess crowns to under sea adventures, there are tons of fun ideas to help you make a whole new world in your driveway! 
  • Homemade Bubble Recipes- Soap bubble solutions, are generally little more than dish soap and water, but we’re taking it to the next level with our "mile-high" and "dura-bubble" solutions. 
  • Homemade Play Dough - Homemade Playdough Recipe made with All Natural Ingredients.  
  • Hasbro- Bring Home the Fun - Family-focused resources and fun ways to connect at home.
  • Funology - Enjoy crafts, games, recipes, jokes and trivia.
  • Use Sidewalk Chalk to write encouraging messages to your neighbors
  • Slime Recipes- Slime is a fantastic tool for sensory play, as part of an anti-anxiety kit, and to develop fine motor strength.


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