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Screen-Free Ideas to Keep the Kids Busy During Spring Break

Keep your crew entertained with crafts, cooking projects, backyard activities and more

Vicky McDonald

Published on: April 07, 2023


Jump into spring

Believe it or not, it's already time for spring break. While some folks are planning to escape the unpredictable — and often wet — northwest spring weather, others plan to stick close to home. While a staycation can be relaxing, keeping kids entertained (and off of screens, at least some of the time) for the whole week can present a challenge. 

Have no fear! If you are sticking around this spring break (or have some weeks this summer to fill), we’ve compiled a list of screen-free activities, cooking projects, crafts and more to keep the kids busy and entertained for the week. Scroll through the arrows above the image or the link below to find the fun stuff.

First up: Get outside

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