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Summer Camp Guide :: How to Choose a Camp and Save Money This Summer

Summer Camp Guide :: How to Choose a Camp and Save Money This Summer
Summer will be here before you know it! Many summer camps are filling now and you want to get in on summer camp discounts! There are more than 1,000 summer camps in Jacksonville this year, including academic camps, overnight camps, sports camps, all summer programs, specialty camps, and vacation bible school programs. If you're like us, you don't q...
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Camping Near Jacksonville :: Family Fun at Camp Chowenwaw Park

Camping Near Jacksonville :: Family Fun at Camp Chowenwaw Park
Our family loves camping!! This spring break we opted for a camping trip not far from our home for a fun adventure with little travel there and back. We had seen many photos of the tree houses at Camp Chowenwaw Park, the old Girl Scouts Gateway Council camp that is now owned and managed by Clay County and we wanted to check those out. We were ...
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World's Largest Tree House Coming To Downtown Jax!

World's Largest Tree House Coming To Downtown Jax!
We're thrilled to be the first to announce that Downtown Jacksonville has included the world's largest tree house in the ship yards redevelopment plans! The tree house will be three stories tall and 50 years wide right on the north bank of the St. Johns River. Kids will be able to climb, swing, and slide down the tree house. There will be susp...
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Day Trips from Jacksonville :: Family Fun in Palatka

Day Trips from Jacksonville :: Family Fun in Palatka
Having heard about Ravine Gardens State Park in Palatka and having 80 degree February weather on a three day weekend, we thought we'd try a unique day trip to hike the ravines during peak azalea season. We found a remodeled St. Johns River downtown river front, a beautiful park, and a huge adventure at the ravines! Read on for a fun day trip idea w...
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Valentine's Crafts :: Valentine's Playdough

We love Valentine's Day! The chocolates, the cards for school, and the crafts. We are always stretched for time, but this Valentine's Playdough is an easy and quick craft that you can use more than once. Scroll down for an easy recipe and enjoy mixing it up with the kids and watching them play!‚ÄčIngredients:1 cup flour 1/2 cup salt 1 tbsp cream of t...
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