December Festivals

Cuckoo’s Clockworks
Visit the island of Meddybemps to meet Weebit Cuckoo who makes clocks and unusual toys children can play with. Also visit Interactive Light Display

The Official Kwanzaa Website
Roots and branches, principles, greetings, gifts, color and decorations, etc.


New Year’s Eve 

New Year’s Eve Games
10 games for kids with a New Year’s Eve theme, from “Guessing the Resolutions” to “Fun Photos”

New Year’s Eve and New Year Coloring Pages
Coloring pages for ages 3 through 5 or ages 5 and older that can also be used as visual story starters or to illustrate students’ New Year’s stories or resolutions

New Year’s Poems
14 poems and rhymes to celebrate the beginning of a new year including Tennyson’s “Ring Out, Wild Bells”