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Summer Reading Programs and Prizes

11 Awesome Summer Reading Program Freebies (plus book recs)

Summer reading programs have introduced my children to some faithful companions. Jack, Annie, Percy, Harry, Frank, Joe, Amy, Dan. These are just a few of the friends my children have made over the summers through reading. They’ve even hooked me in too. “Don’t read ahead,” they’ll say as I tuck them in and continue turning pages. Below are 11 summer reading incentive programs for kids, plus some book recommendations for them and you!




30+ ‘COOL’ Splash Pads Near Atlanta You & The Kids Will Love

Atlanta is known for its hot summer weather and this summer has not been the exception.  If your kids are like mine, they are begging to play at the pool or even in the sprinklers in the front yard, but if you’re looking for a different kind of water play…check out some of these awesome spray grounds, splash pads & fountains in and around the Atlanta area!  They’re great for kids of all ages. Yes, even mom and dad can join in the fun!


25+ of the Best Water Parks in Georgia for Splish Splash Fun

Most of the water parks in Georgia are open Memorial Day to Labor Day, and they include everything from full-fledged water parks to county-run aquatic centers. We’ve done our best to collect every water park and aquatic center in Georgia. Did we miss one you know about? Let us know!