At the annual Can Do Kids Fair the fun is in the work, as kids learn practical skills and demonstrate the ones they already know. Activities designed for children age 3 to 10 are facilitated by preteen and teen volunteers. Children “make, do and fix” in areas such as these:
The Can Do Kids Fair usually takes place each year on a Saturday afternoon in late winter, at PEP’s headquarters. However, PEP will not be holding a Can Do Kids Fair in 2017.
Want to know more about the fair? Read this positive review by Our Kids.
Would you like to host your own Can Do Kids Fair? Order a kit from PEP today.
For more information or to volunteer in the future, contact the PEP office at 301-929-8824 or email the Can Do Kids Fair coordinator at cdk@PEPparent.org.
PEP “Can Do Kids” Fair
Saturday, March 12, 2016
general public: 2:30 – 4:30 pm
at the Parent Encouragement Program
$15/person, max $50/family | $13.50/member, max $45/member family
Adult and youth (middle and high school students) volunteers sought. Community service hours available for students. For more information or to volunteer, contact the PEP Office at 301-929-8824 or email the Can Do Kids Fair Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A comment from a 2015 fair attendee:
“It’s really educational. It’s my first time and it’s really fun for me and interesting. Manners was something I learned today that I didn’t know. And I didn’t know you could use a sewing machine to do a hem. You will learn a lot — stuff you never knew before.” Anna, age 9