Free Activities for Spring Break

25 Mar

Happy Spring Break Fairport!!!

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Looking for some fun activities for the kids, without breaking the bank?  There are some awesome, free activities for spring break in Rochester NY.  Your stay-cation can be just as fun and memorable as a big vacation; just check out some of these great events:

 Memorial Art Gallery

MAGURcolorlogo1Kids & Teens get free admission when accompanied by an adult to the Memorial Art Gallery this week!  They have over 11,000 permanent exhibits & some pieces that are over 5,000 years old!!  Your family can pick up a scavenger hunt that will make sure you see all the highlights of this awesome museum- and if the weather’s nice, you don’t want to miss the outdoor sculpture garden.

Fairport Public Library

bookThe library always has great (and free!) events for our community!  Spring Break Week they’ve got a lot on the schedule; they’ve got plenty to keep everyone entertained!

Here’s a sneak peek at a couple of events from their website:

Write and Draw On: A Creative Group for Teens
 Monday March 28th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm
This group is for students in grades 7-12 who like to draw and write (stories, poetry, songs, etc). Spend the time working on a new project, sharing your current work and critiquing, or brainstorming with fellow authors and artists! Some supplies will be available, but if you have supplies you already like working with, bring them along. For this month we only have this one session planned.
Amazing Magic Joe!

Wednesday, March 30th  from 10:00 to 10:45 am

The Amazing Magic Joe is back! Be prepared to be awed and surprised in this high energy magic show with tons of audience participation! All ages are welcome to attend. Please register.

Be sure to check out all the events.

Lollypop Farm

Do you have an animal lover in your house?  Come Friday April 1st for their drop-in story time!  Each week they read a book about an animal, often joined by a furry friend or two!!  They also have animal-themed songs & activities.  Kids are encouraged to bring their favorite stuffed animal!  Open to all ages, but geared toward younger kids.

Try Geocaching!

Never heard of geocaching!?  You don’t know what your’e missing!  It’s a high-tech scavenger hunt, where you find hidden treasures (or caches) using your GPS!  There’s all sorts of awesome things to find in the area!!  Check out this list of Rochester area geocaches, pick one, set your coordinates and go for a treasure hunt!  It also has some great tips & guidelines to help you have a successful day searching!

Enjoy your time off!    If you’ll be spending your spring break house hunting, we’d love to help, contact us today!