As a bit of a boredom buster during the social distancing we’re practicing, the Firehall team have been coming up with fun ways to engage the community without having to gather. Since the centre is closed until further notice, people won’t get to see the beautiful artwork that was submitted for our Spring Art Show. However...
Are you starting to feel bored? If you check out the links below, you'll find out how some of the Firehall staff are keeping busy in their spare time at home. We will update this periodically as we find new, fun things to do! We hope you enjoy. Please note these are suggestions for adults. We have some activity ideas to do with your children here.
Children are curious and will ask questions about COVID-19. This is understandable given that they are hearing about it everywhere they turn. Some of them are afraid of the current situation and others just want to better understand what is happening around them.
In order to put children at ease when asked about COVID-19, these are some steps and tips you could use that can aid in the conversation (Adapted from recommendations by the CBC, Unicef, Kids Health, and the CDC).