* June Crafts and Special Days

June Arts, Crafts and Activities for Kids from KinderArt.com

Summary:

Here’s a list of seasonal arts, crafts, activities, ideas and more for the month of June.

JUNE 1

Donut Day

Sesame Street’s Oscar the Grouch’s Birthday

Stand for Children Day

JUNE 2

Dinosaur Day
Try this: ► Dinosaur Eggs

JUNE 3

Egg Day
Try this: ► Decorate an Egg
Try this: ► Painted Eggs
Try this: ► Decorate More Eggs
Try this: ► Confetti Eggs

JUNE 4

Cheese Day

JUNE 5

National Gingerbread Day

World Environment Day
Try this: ► Find Earth Day Activities
Try this: ► Create art from recycled materials

The first hot air balloon flight took place on this day in 1783

JUNE 6

National Applesauce Cake Day

JUNE 7

Poet Gwendolyn Brooks’ Birthday, 1917
Try this: ► Poetry Pebbles
Try this: ► Magnetic Poetry

JUNE 8

Ice Cream first sold in the US, 1786
Try this: ► Make Ice Cream in a Bag
Try this: ► Dairy Free Ice Cream
Try this: ► Pop Art Ice Cream Paintings
Try this: ► Warm Weather Boredom Busters

JUNE 9

The first US book was copyrighted on this day in 1790
Try this: ► Make an Art Book
Try this: ► Create a storybook

JUNE 10

National YoYo Day

JUNE 11

Oceanographer Jacques Cousteau’s Birthday, 1910
Try this: ► Shoe Fish
Try this: ► Artquarium
Try this: ► Pie Plate Fish
Try this: ► Paper Clay Fish Ornaments

JUNE 12

Magic Day
Try this: ► Make a Magic Wand!

Anne Frank’s Birthday, 1929
Try this: ► Anne Frank Museum (external link)

JUNE 13

Thurgood Marshall was nominated to become the first African American on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1967

JUNE 14

Flag Day
Try this: ► Color Flags

JUNE 15

Fly A Kite Day
Try this: ► Paper Bag Kite
Try this: ► Japanese Windsock

JUNE 16

National Fudge Day

JUNE 17

Artist M. C. Escher’s Birthday, 1898

JUNE 18

Picnic Day

The War of 1812 began on this day in 1812

Father’s Day
Father’s Day is a celebration inaugurated in the early twentieth century to complement Mother’s Day in celebrating fatherhood and parenting by males, and to honor and commemorate fathers and forefathers. Father’s Day is celebrated on a variety of dates worldwide and typically involves gift-giving to fathers and family-oriented activities. Source: Wikipedia

FATHER’S DAY CRAFTS
Find lots of fun things to do to celebrate Father’s Day and find great gift ideas for dad too.

JUNE 19

The Statue of Liberty arrived in the US on this day in 1885

Juneteenth

JUNE 20

Bald Eagle Day

Ice Cream Soda Day

JUNE 21

First Day of Summer
Try this: ► KinderArt Summer Camp Activities
Try this: ► Warm Weather Boredom Busters
Try this: ► Camping Coloring Pages

JUNE 22

US Department of Justice Established, 1870

JUNE 23

Jonas Salk tested the Polio vaccine, 1952

JUNE 24

U.F.O. Day (the 1st documented UFO sighting was on this day.)
Try this: ► Make Name Aliens

JUNE 25

Eric Carle’s Birthday
Try this: ► Egg Carton Caterpillar
Try this: ► Little Cloud
Try this: ► Paper Collage
Try this: ► Mister Seahorse Bulletin Board

General Custer’s Last Stand, 1876

JUNE 26

Chocolate Pudding Day
Try this: ► Chocolate Spots
Try this: ► Chocolate Dip Sticks

United Nations Charter signed, 1945

JUNE 27

“Happy Birthday to You” song published, 1924

JUNE 28

Artist Geoff Slater’s Birthday, 1969
Try this: ► Paint like Geoff Slater

JUNE 29

Artist Peter Paul Rubens’ birthday, 1577

Camera Day

JUNE 29

Meteor Day

CELEBRATE ALL MONTH

JUNE is…

Aquarium Month
Try this: ► Shoe Fish
Try this: ► Artquarium

Dairy Month
Try this: ► Cow Doodles
Try this: ► Cow and Barn Coloring Page
Try this: ► On the Farm Coloring Pages

National Adopt-A-Cat Month

National Drive Safe Month

National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month
Try this: ► Fruit and Veggie Prints

Try this: ► Fruit and Veggie Paintings
Try this: ► Fruit Kabob Kreations
Try this: ► Yummy Sculpture
Try this: ► Banana Pops Recipe

National Iced Tea Month

National Rose Month

National Safety Month
Try this: ► Safety Bee Coloring Pages
National Tennis Month

Try this: ► Tennis Ball Prints

Turkey Lovers Month
Try this: ► Scrap Paper Turkey
Try this: ► Handprint Turkey
Try this: ► Clay Pot Turkey

The 1st WEEK of JUNE Is…

National Fishing Week
Try this: ► Fishing Coloring Page

The 2nd WEEK of JUNE Is…

National Clay Week
Try this: ► Clay Heads
Try this: ► Gargoyles
Try this: ► KinderClay
Try this: ► Mini Meals
Try this: ► Non-Baking Clay
Try this: ► Oatmeal Clay Dough
Try this: ► Paperclay Fish
Try this: ► Salty Fun Dough
Try this: ► Sawdust Clay Recipes

National Flag Week

National Tennis Week

The 4th WEEK of JUNE Is…

National Camping Week
Try this: ► KinderArt Summer Camp Arts and Crafts
Try this: ► Camping Coloring Pages

 

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