toys http://kuow.org en Playing With Kinetic Sand And Electric Bugs http://kuow.org/post/playing-kinetic-sand-and-electric-bugs <p>Steve Scher explores the <a href="http://enssc.com/default.aspx?store=204">Pacific Science Center's </a>gift shop with store manager Katherine Johnson. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 23:01:22 +0000 Steve Scher & Amina Al-Sadi 26001 at http://kuow.org Playing With Kinetic Sand And Electric Bugs Top Toy Picks For 2012 http://kuow.org/post/top-toy-picks-2012 <p>It's beginning to look like that time of year: frantic gift shopping, wrapping paper paper cuts and collecting wish lists. Are you finding yourself stumped by the expansive toy market? Have no fear, we're here to help! Allen Rickert of <a href="http://www.toptentoys.com/">Top Ten Toys</a> and Katherine Johnson&nbsp;of the <a href="http://www.pacsci.org/">Pacific Science Center</a> stopped by <a href="http://www.kuow.org/weekday"><em>Weekday</em></a> to share their top toy picks for 2012.</p><p><strong>Allen Rickert's Top Toy Picks for 2012:</strong></p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Steve Scher 4641 at http://kuow.org Top Toy Picks For 2012 Weekday's Annual Toy Show http://kuow.org/post/weekdays-annual-toy-show <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The holidays are approaching and toys are back in the spotlight. What are the best new toys of the year? Allen&nbsp;Rickert&nbsp;of <a href="http://www.toptentoys.com/">Top Ten Toys</a> and&nbsp;Katherine Johnson&nbsp;of the <a href="http://www.pacsci.org/">Pacific Science Center</a> store&nbsp;join us in our studio, bringing toys of all kinds with them.</p><p>We’ll also hear what's on the wish list of a classroom at Garden International Preschool. Bring your inner child and join us at &nbsp;206.543.5869 or <a href="mailto:weekday@kuow.org">weekday@kuow.org</a>.</p><p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Steve Scher 4562 at http://kuow.org Weekday's Annual Toy Show