In the 2018 harvest festival enjoy wine, food, and an auction
Sip and enjoy some of the world’s finest wine and culinary selections from :
Fri Oct 25 – Sat Oct 27
1- Thursday, October 25, Celebrity Winemaker Dinners
2- Friday October 26 , Al Fresco Reserve Tasting
3- Saturday, October 27, Grand Tasting , Cerulean Park
Also to help Florida charities the DCWAF silent auction featuring a variety of rare wines, staycations and unique experiences starts Friday, October 26 at 6:00 p.m. and will run through Sunday, October 28th.
Picture books for young children learning to read are the best way to learn about art.
- Books by Eric Carle’s Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see?
- Leo Lionni’s A Color of his Own, a story of a chameleon and the colors he absorbs as he moves around
Other books :
1- Harold and the Purple Crayon
2- The Pencil
3- Bear Hunt ( story of a bear that draws his way out of trouble)
4- The Tunnel
5- A Walk in the Park
For older children the more technical books:
1- 13 art skills children should know
2- Camille and the sunflowers
3- The art book for children (1&2)
4- Draw Paint Print like the great artists
With art Children can find an expressive outlet. If they are having difficulties in other parts of the school curriculum their art becomes their chosen way to show their talent, and communicate their other hidden strengths. For some children writing and verbalizing is not easy, and their art can become their way of communicating, offering ideas, and expressing their feelings.
Here are 6 places to visit for fun, food and natural beauty this Labor Day weekend .
Iceland – Blue Lagoon
The Retreat at the Blue Lagoon is a five-star hotel opened in April. Built on an 800 year old lava flow, hotel guests have access to the main part of the Blue Lagoon, which flows from the same wellspring of geothermal water and features secluded lava canyons.
Sonoma Wine Country Weekend. This is the place for amazing dinners on sprawling vineyards, and winemaker hosted BBQ by talented local chefs.
This is the place with natural beauty, great music, and great food. Ajax Tavern’s 7th Annual Rocky Mountain Oyster Festival, on Sept 3 and Jazz Aspen Snowmass, a music festival with performances by Lionel Richie, Jack Johnson, and more.
Watch Hill, Rhode Island
Go for the gorgeous beaches, charming restaurants, and great hotels. While you are in town, be sure to check out the Ocean House’s Secret Champagne Garden.
Labor Day Beach Bash on Tybee Island will have live music and fireworks. Stop by the Savannah Craft Brew Fest and discover your favorite spirit while you take in the grand view of the skyline.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
The resort is just steps away from the beach, and a large pool. Perfect for a family getaway. Enjoy the sand and the last days of sun on your skin.
Labor Day always stands as the holiday that officialy ends the summer season. Be safe and have a wonderful weekend.
With summer here this was a fun project at home that kept our active children busy in the garden. And surprised of how beautiful their pictures came out.
1- several plastic colorful buckets or bowls
5- photo printer
6- Sharpies to date and sign their photos