Plentiful Pursuits for a Summer of Fun

Every year, it never fails: the energy and exuberance of the last day of school collapses into doldrums as fast as a popsicle melts in the sun. Before you know it, those dreaded words are uttered: “I’m bored.”

Well, don’t let the endless days of summer pass by without making them count. Here are some great activities that are FREE, FUN, and FASCINATING!

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