April 19, 2015

Williston Kids Day!

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
at Williston Central School — All Indoors!


Williston Kids Day is a community event designed to give parents and children in Chittenden County a day of fun!
It is also an opportunity for you to connect face to face with local businesses!

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Presented By

New England Federal Credit Union

The Williston Observer

Sponsored By

Once Upon A Child

Top Hat Entertainment

Ramunto’s Brick Oven Pizza

 ** Click here to see all of the 2015 Williston Kids Day prize winners! **

Williston Kids Day set for Saturday, March 14
Free event for children and families in Chittenden County and beyond

The second annual Williston Kids Day will be held at Williston Central School on Saturday, March 14 from 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. All activities will be held indoors. Admission is free, with a suggested $1 donation per person to benefit the Williston Community Food Shelf.

Just as cabin fever reaches its peak, local families will welcome the opportunity to get out of the house and enjoy a variety of fun activities designed for kids of all ages. The event will include: arts and crafts; hip hop, musical theater and fairy tale dance sessions; soccer clinics with Vermont Voltage; open basketball; photo booth courtesy of Once Upon A Child; giant bouncy castles from Top Hat Entertainment; face painting; Calliope the Clown fun time with bubbles and balloon animals; free pizza slices for kids courtesy of Ramunto’s Pizza; paid food concessions including various lunch items and ice cream from Kingdom Creamery and more.

It is also an opportunity for parents and grandparents to get helpful information from area businesses and organizations including the Williston Fire Department which will have a fire truck on site for kids to explore.

The event is hosted by the Williston Observer and New England Federal Credit Union, with sponsorship support from Once Upon A Child and Ramunto’s Pizza. For more information, visit our Facebook Page or call Marianne Apfelbaum at 872-9000 x18.

** Please remember that all children must be accompanied by an adult while at the event. **

FREE Admission Courtesy of NEFCU!

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Soccer Clinics
  • Basketball
  • Dress-Up
  • Face Painting
  • Musical Theatre, Fairy Tale Dance & Hip Hop Workshops
  • Bubbles & Balloons
  • Photo Booth
  • Bounce Castles
  • Food & More!

Suggested $1 donation per person to benefit the Williston Community Food Shelf

Enjoy lunch at Kids Day!
Food for sale will include pizza (kids get one Ramunto’s slice free), deli sandwiches, snacks, ice cream, coffee and cold drinks!


Activities from Arabesque Dance

Dance and Musical Theater  Sessions in the Cafeteria

9:45-10:25 HIP HOP FOR KIDS (elementary/middle school)

Learn how to boogie with the best of them! Designed to introduce young kids to the fun of Hip Hop! Started in the back streets, Hip Hop has taken America by storm…come and see what all the fun is about!

11:00-11:40 FAIRY TALE DANCE (4-6 yr. olds)

Do you have a little one who just can’t sit still when music plays? Then they will love this session in creative dance using costumes, musical instruments, props and imagination! Based on characters form popular Fairy Tales!

12:00-12:40 HIP HOP FOR THE YOUNG AND YOUNG AT HEART (preteen-adult)

Bring your “swag” and see just how awesome this dance form is…this is your chance, Moms and Dads, to see if you have still the moves and to show your kids you aren’t so ancient after all! Learn basic hip hop combinations to cool beats alongside your kids….worth a lot of laughs and some good cardio, too!

1:00-1:40 MUSICAL THEATER (5th grade and up)

Nothing brings a smile more than dancing to a popular show tune…but are you ready for a 40 minute jam session where you learn a routine and perform it? Dance to “”Surf’s Up,” a popular song reminiscent of the Beach Boys!

Arabesque Dance

CHAMP will also be making an appearance!