Take your grandchild on a guided tour of the Kazoo Museum and Factory, where they will learn all about this unique musical instrument, and even have the opportunity to make their own kazoo at the end of the tour!
Cost: $5 per person, children 3 and under free. Guided Tours: Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm. 12 John Galt Road, Beaufort, SC. 843.982.6387 More here: http://www.thekazoofactory.com/
Turn your backyard into a Certified Wildlife Habitat!
Have your yard certified as a welcoming place for neighborhood wildlife. Participate in the National Wildlife Federation’s Garden for Wildlife community and receive many benefits, including a personalized certificate and yard sign! It’s fun, easy and makes a big difference for bees, butterflies, birds, amphibians and other wildlife.
National Wildlife Federation. 800.822.9919 http://www.nwf.org/Garden-For-Wildlife.aspx
Visit the Boeing Observatory
Learn about astronomy! The South Carolina State Museum houses a 2,500 square foot observatory and 1926 Alvan Clark 12 3/8-inch refracting telescope. Visit the observatory and see the rings of Saturn to the Orion Nebula, see the sun through their solar scope, or go at night for an up-close look at the moon, planets and more! South Carolina State Museum. 301 Gervais Street. 803.898.4921 More here: http://scmuseum.org/explore/observatory/
You can go to a Michaels Store or a Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores and register to take any one of a number of creative classes they offer! Learn together to artfully decorate cakes, become skilled at sewing, quilting or knitting, drawing or painting, or make some holiday treats!