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!
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You’ve got 18 short years. Stop wasting time. In no particular order, here are the best things to do in Georgia for kids of all ages. Get to work on that bucket list!
School’s out. The humidity is in. It’s summer ya’ll! Here are 60+ of our favorite ways to pass the summer in Atlanta. Did we capture your must-do summer activity? If not, let us know!
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!
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!
I enjoy Kids Eat Free as much as the next guy, but I’m not a fan of IHOP, Applebee’s, and the like. I want good,…
Just opened in early 2019, the five-star, independent Isla Bella Resort is already making a name for itself as the jewel of the Marathon area. Find out why Isla Bella Beach Resort is the perfect location for an extended stay in the Florida Keys.
Looking to spice up your date night, celebrate something special or indulge in something beautiful with the girls? Put Milton’s Cuisine Garden Dinner on your calendar.
Don’t worry about bringing the kids; it’s easy and fun and perfectly suited to them. Here are eight reasons why you need to rearrange that calendar and get to the festival!
Kennesaw Mountain has a rich history to explore, verdant hiking trails, expansive meadows, fun events and educational opportunities for all ages.
The latest pediatric study says kiddos should be outside at least three hours a day! Most of the time, I like to let the kids structure their own outdoor agenda – but sometimes they need a little help coming up with fun outdoor games.
Lake Nottely is a gorgeous 4,000 acre lake with more than half it’s shoreline undeveloped and protected by the United State Forest Service. This hidden secret in North Georgia is much quieter than some other lakes in the state, and that’s precisely why we like it.
Birthday Party places can make or break a great event. Have no fear: we’ve collected a giant list of birthday party ideas in Atlanta.
Atlanta’s cooking classes offer the opportunity to learn something new! Maybe with someone you love- your spouse or your kiddos. The best part – you don’t have to clean up the mess! Here are a selection of our favorite places for coming together to learn.
Family Friday at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival features special family-oriented entertainment, and kids and adults can both have fun with unlimited ride wristband good for all rides and inflatables on Friday only.