WEEK 2 – Imagine your SPACE Story

Craft Supplies Needed - Imagine Your Space Story

Younger Projects:

Paper Plate Flying Saucer Frisbees:

  • Two Paper Plates

  • Clear Packing Tape (Scotch tape can also be used, but packing tape is easier)

  • Optional Decorations: Markers, Crayons, Stickers, Etc.

Space Slug Finger Puppet :

  • Two Pipe Cleaners

  • Glue or double-sided tape (or glue dots)

  • Googly eyes

  • Small pompoms (optional)


Alien Eyeballs Finger Puppet:

  • One Pipe Cleaner

  • Scissors

  • Googly Eyes

  • Pompoms (optional)

  • Feathers, Yarn, etc. (optional)


Older Projects:

Fizzing Space Ball:

  • Baking soda

  • Paint or Food Coloring

  • Water

  • Vinegar

  • Measuring Cups


Space Case-Pencil Case :

  • Plastic Zip Lock Baggie (Lunch Size)

  • Duct tape

  • Scissors


Space Case Tablet or Laptop Sleeve :

  • Large Gallon Size Zip Lock Bag

  • Recycled Bubble Mailer Envelope (or Bubble Wrap)

  • Duct Tape

  • Scissors

Monday - Show Day!


We kick off the week with THE BOOK FROM OUTER SPACE. In this comedy adventure show, the kids at home must help Pixel the Librarian save the Intergalactic Library from destruction!

TUESDAY – Younger Kids Craft Day

Space Slugs
Flying Saucer Frisbee

WEDNESDAY – Author day


Lori Haskins Horan, author of Space Mice, visits Page today and then reads us her book. The illustrator of Space Mice, Priscilla Alpaugh, also joins us.

Interview with Lori Haskins Horan

Lori Haskins Horan reads Space Mice

Interview with Priscilla Alpaugh

THURSDAY – Tween Craft Day


Our older kid craft is a fizzing “space ball” experiment/craft. They’ll also make duct tape “space cases.”

Fizz Ball Alien Planet
Space Case Bags

FRIDAY – Guest Performer Day

Our Guest Performer, EMMY award winner Janet Ivey, will be zooming all the way to us from her science-themed PBS show Janet’s Planet.

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