June 11, 2019 Newsletter – June Classes

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Classes & Crafts & Stories, Oh My!!

Not only do we have great fun-in-the sun toy, book and gift ideas to make this the best summer ever, we also have a HUGE list of family fun activities and events to keep your kids’ happy! Scroll on to take a look at a few coming right up.

Click for full June Activities/Events Calendar!

Create It, Make It, Take It classes

Join us for one of the six creative, in-store classes still available this week! Classes are $10 each and held at our Corinth Square location downstairs in the Rainbow Room. Sign-up online or call 913 385-1234

Sign up for JULY week of in-store creative classes!


Wednesday June 12th

1:30PM Thinking Putty Workshop – Ages 5 yrs. and up: Hey putty fans, it’s time to mix your own. Add color and special effects to mini tins of putty. Customize your tin with your decorated label. Then squeeze, stretch and bounce!

2:30PM Make Your Own Trading Cards – Ages 6 yrs. and up: Collecting and trading cards is fun! Here’s your chance to design a set of your very own with your own theme. Create cards with gel pens and stickers, then keep them in your decorated foil case. You’re ready to show them off and trade!

Thursday June 13th

10:30AM & 11:30AM
Dig It Up Dinos

Paleontologists, get ready to dig! Discover hidden dinos in their clay “eggs” using special chisel tools. Your Excavation Guide will help you identify your discovery and learn about all kinds of dinosaurs! Let’s get digging!

Friday June 14th

orange paint1:30PM Micro-Mini Clay Sculptures – Ages 6 yrs. and up: Make teeny-tiny sweet and savory snacks with air-dry clay and special tools. Add some tiny-teeny props and you’ll have a treat that looks good enough to eat…but don’t do it!

2:30PM One Shape – Endless Building – Ages 2 yrs and up: Original Plus-Plus construction pieces can be used by big kids to build 2-D in a mosaic style or 3-D to make structures in a rainbow of colors. The large size shapes are perfect for little hands. This is a good activity for families with kids of different ages!



Bigs & Littles Drop-In Craft Event at Park Place Learning Tree

Bigs and Littles Drop in Crafts at Park Place

Looking for FREE fun to start the summer for all the kids? We’ll have TWO craft activities set up for Bigs and Littles. One craft for older kids and one craft for younger kids to enjoy at the same time. With just one stop for you!

Sat June 15, 10:30-11:30 Park Place:

Bigs: Simple Sewing Chocolate Chip Cookie Key Chain

Littless: Cool Hand Art

It’s StoryPalooza! The FREE local author Storytime event! Join us for a morning of stories, kid activities and snacks, celebrating local authors and children’s literature! This event takes place at Corinth Square in the tented area on the corner between the Learning Tree and Hen House.


Yay! Our Summer Catalog is out!

It’s full of great ideas for active summer fun! Haven’t seen yours yet or want to save a tree?

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Our Weekly Schedule of Learning Tree Fun

Tuesdays 10:30am: Storytime with Miss Kristina at Corinth Square

Wednesdays 10:30am: Storytime with Miss Elisa at Park Place

Thursdays 10:30am: Music and Movement with Jenny* at Corinth Square,

*Drop In/$5 (There will be no class on Thursday June 13th or 20th).

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Jump in to June with Fun Events & Activities!

Learning Tree June Events and Activities Schedule

Sat. June 1, 10:30-11:30am Park Place: Bigs & Littles FREE Drop-In Crafts We’ll have two crafts set up. For Big kids, Bead Bonanza and for Little kids, Paint Party with Do a Dot Paints and Kwik Sticks.

Wed. June 5, 10:00am Park Place Kid’s Gardening Class + 10:30am Learning Tree Storytime:  Sign-up (fee) for Seasonal Concepts’ Gardening Class in Barkley Square in the gazebo (116th Place & Ash Street) every Wednesday in June & July. Complimentary Learning Tree Storytime will follow. Click for more info.

Fri. June 7, 10:30, 11:30am, Corinth Square: In-Store Craft Activity – Create Your Own Garden Memory Stone. Sign-up here for this $10 class!

Fri. June 7, 6:00-8:00PM, Park Place Barkley Square: Game Night/Music On The Lawn! Learning Tree will be there to add to the fun! Click here for Info.

Sat. June 8, 10:30 & 11:30am, Corinth Square In-Store Craft Activity: Create Your Own Garden Memory Stone. Sign-up here for this $10 class!

Mon. June 10 – Fri. June 14, Corinth Square: Create It, Make It, Take It Classes – A full week of eight, great in-store craft activities. Choose one class or a few! Morning and afternoon sessions available. Click for full schedule and sign-up (fee).

Wed. June 12, Park Place Barkley Square: Kid’s Gardening Class 10:00am, Sign up here. Complimentary Learning Tree Storytime at Barkley Square at 10:30am in the Gazebo. [Read more…]