Category: Volunteering

Mar 29

Making Pasta at the Kids Zone!

A big thank-you to Robert and Aymee of Arr’ Place in Nye Beach for coming up to the Kids Zone and teaching the Culinary Club how to make pasta from scratch! They made spaghetti, fettuccini, and homemade ravioli. Yum!  

Mar 27

Depoe Bay Easter Egg Hunt

The day started out overcast and wet, with that drizzle that makes you ask yourself why you’re out of the house this early on a Saturday, traipsing through wet grass to find hiding spots for about 1,000 colorful eggs filled with candy!  But we all know why:  For the kids!  Despite the weather, kids and adults …

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Feb 02

Who Knew Math Could Be So Much Fun?!?

  NFK’s Family Literacy Event, “Have Fun with Math,” at Kids Zone was a blast! Our featured presenter, Rebecca “Storyweaver” Cohen, had the kids counting by twos and dividing chocolate chip cookies in response to two tales of a magic rice paddle and a dozen of the classic cookies. The interactive event highlighted fun booths …

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Jan 23

From the Executive Director . . .

We are well into the New Year, and 2015 looks like an exciting one for Kids Zone!  With the new express bus, we plan on taking field trips to businesses and organizations that spark the interest of our teens for future careers and trips to the tide pools to extract living marine species, as we build …

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