Tag: Art

BounceU Create & Bounce Camps 2015 [Discount]

BounceU Create & Bounce Camps 2015 [Discount]

| June 10, 2014 | 117 Comments

*$10 OFF Camp for Sidetracks Readers!* (Just mention Sacramento Sidetracks when you register!) Check out FUN DETAILS on the 2 different camps available at BounceU including weekly themes and guest performers by clicking on one of these banners: My kids attended Create & Bounce Art Camp over Thanksgiving Break and had a BLAST! We are […]

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Annual Chalk it Up Festival

Annual Chalk it Up Festival

| August 28, 2013 | 648 Comments

The annual Chalk It Up Festival is this weekend! It’s a great place to spend time as a family over Labor Day Weekend. Check out the amazing sidewalk chalk art, live music, and kids activities. This is always a super fun, FREE event! When: Saturday August 31 – Monday, September 2; 10am – 6pm Where: […]

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Wee Wednesday at the Crocker

Wee Wednesday at the Crocker

| January 31, 2011 | 144 Comments

I have learned that an art museum is NOT just for art enthusiasts.  My experiences with my kids at the Crocker Art Museum have taught me that looking at and learning about art is good for all ages and personalities.  Not only is it good for us in so many ways…but it is really FUN! […]

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Indoor Play Series: Let’s Be Creative

Indoor Play Series: Let’s Be Creative

| January 27, 2011 | 128 Comments

#3 – Places to do Arts, Crafts & Building Kids love to get those creative juices flowing and express them freely!  Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpting, gluing, or building with wood…art allows kids to be creative and have fun! According to First 5, here are some of the reasons ART IS GOOD FOR KIDS: Art […]

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Conserve and Create at reCREATE

Conserve and Create at reCREATE

| December 3, 2010 | 105 Comments

“Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!”  We sing the little ditty in our house and my 7-year-old daughter keeps us motivated to recycle with the information she’s learned in school.  So when I found out about reCREATE in Downtown Roseville I was thrilled with the idea.  Donna Sangwin has cleverly started a business that allows kids to […]

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KidzArt Gingerbread House Workshop

KidzArt Gingerbread House Workshop

| November 30, 2010 | 166 Comments

KidzArt in Natomas is a fabulous studio with high quality  teachers.  My daughter has taken a class there and loved it so much she did not want to leave!  These Gingerbread House Workshops look like a ton of fun!  You can either drop off your school-age child and go get your last-minute shopping done or […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| August 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fri, August 6th – Sun, August 8th 1. Watch FLICKA 2 under the stars at Gibson Ranch. 2. Take a GUIDED NATURE WALK at the gorgeous Cosumnes River Preserve. 3. Make a SCHOOL BUS PENCIL ORGANIZER at the Home Depot Kid’s Workshop. 4. Learn about the sun with fun activities at Discovery Museum’s SUN AND […]

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TrailMix.Net Store in Old Sacramento

TrailMix.Net Store in Old Sacramento

| July 8, 2010 | 114 Comments

Have you been to the TrailMix.Net store in Old Sacramento yet?  If not, add this to your summer to-do list!  I am kicking myself that we have not gotten over there sooner.  My kids and I were in awe of all they have to offer…and instantly in love!  Mike & Sara Barlow opened it about […]

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Art Safari

Art Safari

| April 27, 2010 | 114 Comments

A few weeks ago, I wrote about a weekly event called Art Safari that is held at the Valley-Hi North Laguna Library.  It’s presented by the Crocker Art Museum and geared for school-age kids.  You can see the post with the details here. Last Tuesday we checked it out for ourselves and had a great […]

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Art Safari presented by the Crocker

Art Safari presented by the Crocker

| April 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Today at the Valley Hi-North Laguna Library there is an incredible program put on by the Crocker Art Museum!  I just adore the Crocker Art Museum and so I am thrilled that there is a FREE program we can attend that is most likely of the highest quality.  This will be the perfect after school […]

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