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Since kids don’t usually give up birthdays for Lent, how about a Bible theme? COSTUMES Tell guests’ parents to dig out what their kids wore for the school/Sunday School nativity play, or visit: http://susanevans.org/blog/bible-costume-in-five-minutes/ http://adventuresinmommydom.org/easy-no-sew-bible-costume/ DECORATIONS & OTHER PARTY ITEMS If your local shops don’t carry anything suitable, try: http://www.partycity.com/product/blessed+day+religious+party+supplies.do http://www.shindigz.com/vacation-bible-school/c/51 For invitation ideas/downloads try: […]
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It’s December, and there are several December celebrations that have histories kids might like to investigate. These include: St. Nicholas Day (December 6th, Europe) Bodhi Day (December 8th, Buddhists worldwide) Republic Day/ Jamhuri Day(December 12th, Kenya) St. Lucia Day (December 13th, Sweden) Los Posadas (December 16th-25th, Mexico) Winter Solstice (December 21st, Northern hemisphere) Christmas (December […]
It’s October, and there are several October celebrations that have histories kids might like to investigate. These include: Tag der Deutschen Einheit (German Unity Day): Germany (October 3rd). The re-unification of Germany wasn’t all that long ago (1990), but it’s far enough back to be history to the children of the new millennium. The Rederie […]