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Shared Experiences from 2013

The following experiences were added by patrons like you as they participate in Connect Your Summer. You can also see experience photos in a gallery and check out what people are reading to earn their badges.

l played a LEGO Harry Potter game with my sister. l won the 1st round and lost the 2nd round.

I play SCRABBLE with my brother. I am the winner.

I went to Bob Evans for lunch today. I had Grilled Chicken Strips. It's good.

Found a new recipe I want to try

I found a recipe on Pinterest that sounds really yummy it's for Butternut Squash and Coconut Milk Rice

Added a new plant to my front porch

I read a book to earn this badge: 
The pruner's bible : a step-by-step guide to pruning every plant in your garden by Steve Bradley
Someone gave me a fuchsia plant for my front porch. I found a book at the library to see what I needed to do to prune it and to keep it alive.  

Played board games with family

Once a month we gather at my mother's condo and have a family game night.  Last night we played a new game "Spot it" and an old favorite "Balderdash".
Family game night always leave me smiling.

Had fun at my riding lesson with Darien

At Willowbrooke Farm in Plymouth.

Watched Cabin in the Woods

Kinda a freaky movie.

I made a balloon-powered car.

Friend with a tree house

I built a lego--Friends with a tree house. I like it!

I did some excerises in the morning.

Morning reading time

I read a book to earn this badge: 
When Lightning Comes in a Jar by Patricia Polacco
She is one of our favorite authors and she lives in Michigan (Union City).

We biked for an hour

I also practiced on my scooter for 30 minutes.

I rode a bike.

I went on a paved trail with my family. We went for 8 miles. We went through a puddle.

I played my violin.

I did Twinkles and Lightly Row.

I read a book.

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Epic: Meet the Leafmen by Lucy Rosen
This is about Leafmen that are called Jinn who are two inches tall. Some can ride hummingbirds. They fight for the forest.

I played games with my family.

We played Twister and Battleship. I played Battleship with my dad and brother. I played Twister with my mom and brother.

Read a book

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Nate the Great by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat