Homemade Play-dough!

In this video, Ivana will show you how to make your cookies and doughnuts from home made non-toxic playdough!

See if you can make some cookies and doughnuts.

What else can you create using your home made play-dough ? Can you create a butterfly or a flower? An animal? Or, even a house?

Send us a photo of your creation and we will share your artwork in our #SingingWindsSummerFun online gallery!

Share it with us on Facebook: https://facebook.com/SingingWinds

Direct Message us on Instagram:@singing_winds

Cómo crear un globo aerostático de papel 3D

El patio virtual de Singing Winds #SingingWindsSummerFun

¿Puedes hacer un globo aerostático con papel?

En este video, Karen te mostrará cómo.

Muéstranos lo que creas publicando una foto en #SingingWindsSummerFun en Facebook o Instagram

The Singing Winds virtual playground #SingingWindsSummerFun

Can you make a hot air balloon out of paper?

In this video, Karen will show you how.

Show us what you create by posting a photo to #SingingWindsSummerFun on Facebook or Instagram

Fireworks in a Glass!

How do you use the properties of oil and water to create “fireworks” in a glass?

In this video, Faizah will show you how to do a simple science experiment with colorful results.

Share a picture of your “fireworks” with us on Facebook or Instagram.

Summer Fun: Clothes Art

Have you ever made a picture without pencils, pens, or paint?

Introducing: CLOTHES ART
In this video, Ivana will show you how to make art with your everyday clothes!

See if you can make a picture of our planet Earth. What else can you create using just your clothes?  Can you create a butterfly or a flower? An animal? Or, even a person?

Send us a photo of your creation and we will share your artwork in our #SingingWindsSummerFun online gallery!

Share it with us on Facebook: https://facebook.com/SingingWinds
Direct Message us on Instagram:@singing_winds

We look forward to seeing what you create!

The Singing Winds Virtual Playground

Click on “The Singing Winds Virtual Playground” in the menu above!

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     Each summer, The Singing Winds brings free arts & crafts, games, science projects, and storytelling programs to Albemarle Playground in Kensington, Brooklyn.
 
     This year, The Singing Winds Virtual Playground will be online!
 
On Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from July 21 – August 20, the Singing Winds Summer Team will post new activities for children and families via email, facebook, instagram, and YouTube.
 
 
If you enjoy the activity, and create the project at home, you are invited to post your creation to the #SingingWindsSummerFun online gallery.

2019 Community Visioning Cohort

We are pleased to inform you that The Singing Winds has been chosen to participate in the 2019 Community Visioning Cohort program with Partnerships for Parks. Your strong history of programming, engagement, and advocacy on behalf of Albemarle Playground makes us confident that you will utilize the tools in this selective training experience to strengthen your park improvement efforts.

Community Visioning Team

 

Recognizing our strong history of programming, engagement and advocacy on behalf of Albemarle Playground, the Partnership for Parks has selected Singing Winds to participate in their 2019 Community Visioning Cohort!

Through participation in a series of training workshops and Community Visioning Events, Singing Winds will offer interactive surveys to park-goers in Albemarle Playground in order to develop 1.  new programming for children, teens and families, 2.  a “Friends of . . .” volunteer group and 3.  advocacy tools to support community engagement in capital improvements in the playground.

Thank you Partnership for Parks!

Check it out!  Singing Winds is featured in this Partnership for Parks video!

We want to express our gratitude to Partnership for Parks, for supporting Singing Winds’ activities and festivals in Albemarle Playground since 2013.

The resources you offer are invaluable for community groups with a vision for their local park.

On behalf of all the children and families who love Albemarle Playground, thank you! We pledge to care for this public space with dedication and joy!