13 Creative Stamps Made With Stuff From Around The House

toilet paper roll stamps

Snow is fun but even the best snow bunnies like to come inside. Here are some easy stamps you can make with your kids where it’s nice and warm (with a mug of hot cocoa).  No need for a run to the store, these are items you may have around the house. Toilet paper rolls […]

Edgar Allan Poe Birthday Bash

On January 17, 2015, from noon to midnight, we will be having our Edgar Allan Poe Birthday Bash in celebration of the 206th anniversary of the author’s birth. The event will feature twelve hours of performances, music, tours, activities, and exhibit openings culminating with a midnight toast to Poe in the Museum’s Poe Shrine. This […]

DIY Volunteering -August 2014


Thanks To HandsOn Greater Richmond, we’re bringing you a new activity each month that you can do any time, any place and is great for getting little kids involved in their community. Here’s how it works: 1. Check out the cause and supply list below.  If it looks like something you’d like to do, let […]

DIY: Cheap and Easy Stamps (Perfect for Little Hands)


Confession: I made these for myself. But when choosing the spool, I realized they are perfect for toddlers who are still working on their fine motor skills. Supplies: – Foam sheet (about 50 cents per sheet) – Wooden spool (or re-purpose old building blocks!) – Glue (I had Mod Podge but I think Elmers would […]

Spring Flowers – Preschool Picassos at Spirited Art

SPRING FLOWERS – PRE-SCHOOL PICASSOS Canvas:  11×14″ Canvas Time:  4:00pm – 5:15pm Doors Open: 3:45pm Age:  3 and Up Additional Information:  Perfect class for parents and kids to paint together.  Make sure to bring your paint friendly clothes since you and your kids will get messy!  Great for Mother’s Day gifts. Click here to learn […]

Arts in the Park

Arts in the Park More than 450 artists from around the U.S. will gather in Byrd Park to display everything from fine art paintings to jewelry and weavings. May 3rd, 11-6 p.m. and May 4th, 11-5 p.m., 2014 at at the Carillon in Byrd Park.

Spring Break Activities

West End Spring Break Activities 3:30 p.m. Hop over to the library during spring break for some special spring stories, crafts and “bunny surprises.” Best for ages 3-6 with an adult.

Children’s Craft Time

Hull Street Children’s Craft Time 4:00 PM Make an Easter basket! For preschoolers and elementary school children.

Artsy Infants

It’s never too early to introduce a child to art; infants 3 to 15 months will participate in an interactive studio activity all about color. Register: 804-340-1405.

Craft Time

Preschoolers through age 10 are welcome to make an Easter basket at Hull Street Library.