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Knoxville Best Summer Ever Activities

The Best Summer Ever, 2.0

If you want to make a truly great summer, create a summertime theme for your kids. Here’s a theme I’m quite partial to: Make Something Monday, Taste Something Tuesday, Wonder Somewhere Wednesday, Do Something Thoughtful Thursday, and Family Fun Friday (borrowed from here with a list of other great summer ideas).  Out and about Cruze […]

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Outskirts of Town Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County

On the Outskirts of Town: Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County in Clinton {Series}

Whoever said you can never go home again, has clearly never been to Clinton, TN. Because that, my friends, is exactly what I am doing. I haven’t lived there in 17 years (what?), but I’m about to because truly, I can think of no better place to take my family. It just took me a […]

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Morning Star Summer camp

Summer Camp Fun at Morning Star Child Development Center

We offer three different camps for three age groups: Rising K, rising first grader and 2nd-5th graders. Our camp counselors are experienced teachers and safety is number one criterion in our camps. We offer swimming in our on-site pool daily, with presence of a lifeguard, and lots of fun and educational field trips are incorporated […]

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Knoxville’s Pick-Your-Own Farms {2017}

It’s that time of year again: Strawberry pickin’ time! There are so many wonderful places in and around Knoxville to go and pick your own strawberries. It has become one of my family’s very favorite things to do every year. There really is nothing like the smell and taste of freshly picked produce. The process […]

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NFC Summer Camps

Summer is More Fun at the National Fitness Center Summer Camps!

Your little ones have worked very hard all school year long and now it’s time for their long-awaited summer break! We know that you have a summer jam-packed with work, vacations, family engagements, and other fun activities. We thank you for considering the summer camp program at the National Fitness Center locations. Camp Hours: Regular […]

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Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

We celebrate the life of the mind, but we’ve seen too many bright, interesting campers who don’t necessarily fit well in a traditional school model, to limit ourselves to those who’ve been classified as gifted. Instead, we call our campers motivated! Our classes offer specialization and individualized instruction unavailable outside of private lessons and college […]

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Fishing Rodeo

Get Ready for Outdoor Fun at Farragut’s Youth Fishing Rodeo

Youth ages 13 and under are invited to the 33rd annual Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, May 13, at Anchor Park for a morning of fishing and competing for prizes in various categories. Registration begins on site at 9am with fishing from 9:30am – 11:00am. The first 150 kids will receive a free […]

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2017 VBS Guide

Vacation Bible School 2017

Summer is around the corner, and as you consider plans and activities for your kiddos, don’t forget to look into Vacation Bible School (VBS)! Each program offers an experience complete with crafts, activities, friends and valuable lessons. VBS is offered at different times and locations throughout Knoxville, and this year’s round-up sounds so fun, it […]

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