While Family Fun Twin Cities is not a website focused on family volunteering, we like to feature family volunteer opportunities in November because we believe giving back with your family can be a lot of fun and can teach important lessons. We have collected several different opportunities for adults in the Twin Cities to volunteer alongside their kids.
Earth Day Network’s first Earth Day was in 1970. It’s continuing mission — “to broaden and diversify the environmental movement worldwide and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle to build a healthy, sustainable environment, address climate change, and protect the Earth for future generations.”
For us, it’s a chance to teach our children about good stewardship of our planet, while getting out and enjoying the long-awaited spring. I think the spring thing may be why the Twin Cities Metro does not skimp on Earth Day activities and events. We have a sampling of Earth Day family events to get out with your kids and celebrate our environment this month.
Thanks to this month’s sponsor Rockin’ Jump! Check them out at FFTC’s Rockin’ Party on April 15.
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Why do I love Ronald McDonald House’s Souper Bowl of Caring? Because it combines the best part of my day with an act of giving back to our community. How can you beat that?
We’ve all heard the benefits of regular family mealtimes. According to the Family Dinner Project, some of the specific benefits of family dinners are: