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Children's Library Online at Valley Cottage: At-home-camp Ideas

Online resources and guides related to children provided by the Valley Cottage Library


Looking for things to do this summer? Check out the activities below! 

Hunt for Treasure


Fun ways to find treasures this summer

Check out Geocaching- a worldwide treasure hunting game

Inspect things with magnifying glasses

Go on a Nature Walk Bracelet

Search for things by alphabet letter

Search for things that come in groups of 3, 4, or 5

Read about how to create your own backyard scavenger hunt

Check out these scavenger hunts:


Outdoor Games


Classic Outdoor Activities for "Camp"

Blow bubbles Recipes

Make a Water Table 

Make a Sandbox

Try making an obstacle course! HGTV Dollar Store Obstacle Course 

Make an outdoor reading nook

Create slime

Learn Hopscotch

Learn Juggling

Water Balloon Fun

Play outdoor tic tac toe

Play jumprope games