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What are some fun things to do with a 2.5 year old in the summer?

Our son will be about 2 and a half during the summer and we are trying to think of some fun things to do... so far we have thought of the zoo, the beach, the airshow, a duck pond, OMSI, childrens museum and camping... can you help me out with some more ideas so that we can have a nice fun full summer?

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Asked by jaksonsmommy at 4:32 PM on Mar. 7, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • Swimming lessons are great and you can meet new mommy friends too.

    Answer by 2-4mama at 4:34 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Nature walks, science centers, swimming.

    Answer by gemgem at 4:37 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • My DS had swim lessons last year (he was 1 1/2) this year he will have personal lessons (just him & the instructor), we have memberships to the zoo & art museum, we're getting Disneyland passes, also we have him enrolled in a baby gym with other kids of his age. We also have a very nice park nearby with a lake and another with a little train & ponies to ride. I think we will have plenty to do with all of that! Your list sounds pretty good too!

    Answer by MumsTheWord571 at 4:47 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Sometimes local libraries have story hour

    Answer by jilligan362 at 5:00 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Go to the park and have a picnic lunch and let him play on the swings. Invite some friends, moms and kids, over for outdoor activities like finger painting, running through the sprinkler or playing in a sand box.

    Answer by robinkane at 10:54 AM on Mar. 8, 2011


    Answer by monteza3 at 11:01 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • we live near a college campus so its fun to walk around there when its empty. we go to the barn. going on trails is fun, they can find neat things and its a fun way to teach them about out-doors things.

    Answer by chagenue at 11:11 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

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