Kick start a resolution to connect with your family during mealtimes with these PowerUp conversation starters:
- What’s a good joke that you’ve heard lately?
- If you could have a super power, what would it be?
- If you could go anywhere, where would it be?
- What book character would you most like to meet and why?
- If you won $100 dollars today, how would you use it?
- If you could eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
- What is your favorite holiday or tradition and why?
- If you could have any talent, what would it be?
Find a printable version of the PowerUp Table Talk deck at powerup4kids.org/ConversationStarters
Families are welcome from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. for Family Days at the indoor playground, Hutchinson Recreation Center, 900 Harrington St. S.W. Admission is free on the following Mondays: Dec 31, Jan. 14 and Jan. 28; Feb 11 and Feb. 25; March 11 and March 25; April 8 and April 22. For more information, visit hutchinsonprce.com or call 320-587-2975.
Passport to Parks event: Dig into Learning at the Ridge. Families and their children age 4 to 10 explore hands-on activities for creative and scientific curios minds. This event is from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Ridgewater College, 2 Century Ave. S.E., Hutchinson. Admission is free and the public is welcome. For more information, call JoEllen Kimball at 320-583-0364.
Hutchinson One Book, One Community. The 2019 book selection is "The Life We Bury" by Alan Eskens. The community book discussion is at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Hutchinson Center for the Arts, 15 Franklin St. S.W. Admission is free. For more information, visit obochutch.com.
Passport to the Parks event: Warm Hands, Warms Hearts is fun for the whole family when you join us for sledding and warm up with hot chocolate from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, at Kiwanis Park, Rocket Hill, 22 Fifth Ave. N.W., Hutchinson. Admission is free and the public is welcome. For more information, call JoEllen Kimball at 320-583-0364.