Little Rams Report

Kae Avenue Elementary: July 2022

Updates and Reminders!

July Events

July Event Sections

  • Free July Events in Whitehall & Columbus
  • 31 Activities For July
  • Summer Academy Updates
  • Practice Makes Perfect
  • La Práctica Hace La Perfección

Free July Events in Whitehall & Columbus

FREE LUNCH FOR KIDS Monday-Friday (Except July 4th) 11-12:30 at Kae Avenue and Whitehall Yearling High School


Splashpad at John Bishop Park - Tuesday - Sunday Noon-7pm


Market on the Green - Farmers Market every Tuesday from 4-7pm at the Kelley Green on the corner of Broad and Hamilton


Specific Dates:


July 3rd: Fireworks - 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Whitehall Yearling High School, shuttle from Beechwood, Etna or Kae, and New Life Church every 15 minutes from 5:30-10:30pm.


July 4th: 4th of July Parade - 10-11am


July 5th: Market on the Green - 4-7pm, Cooking demo


July 10th: Music in the Park: 6:30-8pm, Crooked highway, Classic Rock Music


July 12th: Market on the Green - 4-7pm, Experience Ohio and FedEx will bring kids activities and giveaways


July 16th: Creek Critters - 10-11:30am, Lower Level Whitehall Community Park


July 17th: Columbus Back-To-School Kidsfest- More information/register here- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/columbus-back-to-school-bash-noon-3pm-event-registration-registration-373573417147?aff=odeimcmailchimp&mc_cid=3d0593aad0&mc_eid=211b1d30e7


July 19th: Market on the Green: 4-7, Kids Day! Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, Carter Kindness, Whitehall Branch Library, Bounce House, Face Painters


July 24th: Music in the Park, 6:30-8pm, John Henry and the Rainmakers, original and classic songs.


July 26th: Market on the Green - 4-7pm, COSI and Colony Cats pet rescue


July 30th: 11am-10pm, Food Truck & Fun Fest - On Yearling Road between Etna and Wright Park. Music Artist Headliner Chris Lane, other artist to be announced.

31 Activities for July

1. Make your own sprinkler: http://www.housingaforest.com/sprinkler-fun/

2. Make stick rafts from your yard: https://kidscraftroom.com/stick-raft-building-stem-project/

3. Water Balloon Batting: https://theboysstoreblog.com/activities/batting-practice-water-balloons-revisited/

4. DIY Sidewalk Foam Paint: https://thetiptoefairy.com/diy-sidewalk-foam-paint/

5. Homemade Playdough: https://livingwellmom.com/easy-homemade-playdough-recipe/

6. Paint Kindness Rocks

7. Take a walk around the park and try to spot nature

8. Have a family drawing contest

9. Cook a meal together

10. Bake desert together

11. Tie-Dye shirts

12. Set up an obstacle coarse at home

13. Put on a talent show

14. Visit the library

15. Create your own scavenger hunt

16. Make marshmallow and toothpick houses

17. build with legos (or be creative and see what you can find outside!)

18. Write a story together

19. Play Simon Says

20. Put on a fashion show

21. Learn/Play a card game

22. At home karaoke

23. Dance party

24. Make homemade popsicles/ice cubes

25. Play charades

26. Make your own sock puppets and put on a play

27. Have a family movie night

28. Volunteer in the community/clean up your neighborhood/street

29. Plant flowers/vegetables

30. Star gaze

31. Check out a free museum (Columbus Museum of Art: Free every Sunday 10a-5pm)

Summer Academy

Summer Academy is currently in session! The Summer Academy is in session until July 14th. There is no schooling on July 4th. Drop off time is at 8:30am. Pick up time is 11:40am.


Please use the parking lot between Kae and Rosemore if you are walking your child up. Please stay in your vehicle if you are using the drop off lane. Do not park in the front of the building during drop off or pick up times as that is where our buses will be loading and unloading.


If you need busing for your child or have questions please reach out to Lorna Russell at 614-417-5024. We currently do not have any extra spaces to add more children.

Practice Makes Perfect!