#18 – Jokes at the Library

sail in a sieve for jokes at the library! the Oak Park Public Library invited Buttons & Figs in for a podcast petting zoo, where families could listen together to other great podcasts for kids….and to record a few jokes from Michael Dahl’s joke books. Check them out! be sure to sign up for summer reading at a Public Library near you!

#15 – Seven Wonder Flags

sail in a sieve to Seven Wonder Flags!  listen in as the Kit-Kats, Mr. Kaegi’s 2nd grade class in oak park, il design and make an amusement park!  be sure and watch the video too!


#14 – Blackhawk nonsense

sail in a sieve to the land of Blackhawk nonsense!  these 2nd graders have a little fun with the highlights of their school year….enjoy some fushi-sushi and flying fish tales as an army of buttons & figs guys sing along with the smurfs!

#13 – Rube Goldberg Machines

Sail in a sieve with the Buttons & Figs kids to the land of Rube Goldberg Machines! Kids find inspiration from Rube Goldberg’s cartoons and design a couple of wacky machines of their own. Can you take a guess at how many cartoons Rube Goldberg drew during his lifetime?! Take a listen to find out the answer to this question and more!