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THE DREAMLAND MERMAID GROTTO KIT includes a wooden clamshell + starfish, sea glass gems, pastel paints, mermaid plush doll, and pipe cleaners. Kids decorate their own clamshell, fill it with sparkling glass gems, and add pipe cleaners for coral or seaweed. Place the mermaid doll inside her own grotto, to give her a cozy place to live! {Clamshell opens & closes to store treasures.}


Fantastic Beasts: The Magizoologist's Discovery Case Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780762464418
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Running Press Adult - November 13th, 2018

This deluxe enchanted replica of Newt Scamander's case is loaded with interactive special features to make any fan of J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World feel like a master Magizoologist. Kit includes:


Young illustrators and fashion designers can get their start with this one of a kind sketchbook. It has got everything from stencils and coloring pages to a full design guide and tons of accessory stickers.

Kit Includes:
  • More than 20 stencils
  • More than 80 stickers
  • 14 pages of inspiration and drawing techniques
  • 30 coloring pages


The Big Idea
Watch ants work – 24/7 – with nutrient-rich farm gel that doubles as food and color-changing LEDs that light up the night!

Psst...They're Learning!
  • Introduces the amazing world of insects
  • Encourages a love of life science
  • Rewards kids' natural, scientific curiosity
  • Perfect for STEM learning
Cut to the Chase
  • Includes ant habitat with 3 magnification spots; cool, color-changing LED lights with on/off switch; and air vent that allows air in while keeping ants safely trapped inside
  • Unique nutrient-rich gel eliminates the need for feeding or watering
  • Includes activity guide and mail-in certificate for Harvester Ants (available in the continental U.S. & Canada only - ants cannot be shipped to Hawaii or Oregon - ants do not ship during the winter months)
  • Requires 3 AA batteries (not included)


Ghost Story Box: Create Your Own Spooky Tales (Magma for Laurence King #2) Cover Image
By Magma, Ella Bailey (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781786270122
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Laurence King Publishing - September 19th, 2017

Create your own spooky tales – based on a unique and original format, this game contains 20 story-telling puzzle pieces printed on both sides. Each piece can be interchanged or flipped over to allow for all kinds of plot twists and turns, and there are even two alternative endings!


Explore states of matter, the chemistry behind gels, polymers and phosphorescence. Make eco-foam fizzle, glow in the dark gel - a substance that flows and stretches, breaks and bounces and much more. Box measures 6-inches length by 4-inches width by 4-inches height. For ages 10 and up with adult supervision. .


Hello Nature Activity Cards: 30 Activities Cover Image
By Nina Chakrabarti (Illustrator), Anna Claybourne (Text by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781786271853
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Laurence King Publishing - April 24th, 2018

Can you identify a tree from its seed? How is a frog different from a toad? And where can you find the Big Dipper?

Explore the natural world around you using these new activity cards based on the book Hello Nature by Nina Chakrabarti. Take them with you while walking in the woods, holidaying on the beach, or just poking around your own back yard.


MAKE TOTALLY TWISTED ACCESSORIES IN MINUTES Making the coolest accessories in minutes is easy and fun. The Loopdedoo spinning loom lets you create designs by taking embroidery thread and then spinning it into accessory magic. The Loopdies you make will be cute and colorful ?but you can take them up a notch by adding your own beads, pom poms, tassels, or charms.*

What can you do with Loopdedoo?

You can make a bracelet in under 10 minutes or..
...make necklaces, headbands, anklets, belts, zipper pulls and more!
Be creative: change the thickness of the threads, the colors, or the looping style.
Braid them, stitch them, or loop them together - ?there's no end to what you can do
While you're here, check out our videos for looping styles and even more inspiration.
One more thing: you can turn the box into a carrying case. We'll show you how.

Ages 8+
*While we provide plenty of inspiration, we don't supply all the thread, beads, or accessories shown. We thought you'd like to select those unique materials yourself!


Undo a lock or latch, swing open the numbered door and count on finding fun when the picture beneath is revealed on this wooden play board and educational toy! Build fine motor skills while learning colors, numbers, animals and more!


Our Made By Me products allow children 3 and up to have a good creative and constructive time! The Made By Me Tractor kit comes with a smooth-sanded unfinished pine truck body, 4 natural wheels and axles. All you need is some glue, a hammer, paints, crayo


Magical Castle Build a Story Cards Cover Image
By Barefoot Books, Miriam Latimer (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781782853831
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Barefoot Books - June 2018

Whatever role he's playing, Joey can be suitably attired! Whether it's a police officer, a super hero, a knight, fireman, a construction worker or a pirate, he is ready for adventure at a moment's notice. This set includes a magnetic wooden dress-up fi


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
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Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
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