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A City-Wide VIRTUAL Scavenger Hunt in Boca Raton for Kids

Children ages 5-12 are invited to engage in our fair city’s month-long, VIRTUAL scavenger hunt in Boca Raton! Through the STEAM through September initiative, a collaboration between the Children’s Science Explorium at Sugar Sand Park, the Boca Raton Public Library, Team Terry Story – Keller Williams Realty of Boca Raton and Gumbo Limbo Nature Center will provide FREE “STEAM through September” activity tote bags, created for students and their families, to engage in STEAM (S)cience, (T)echnology, (E)ngineering, (A)rt and (M)ath at-home and outdoor activities throughout the month.

What a fun thing to do with the kids this month in our area! And it’s free!

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Summer Reading 2020 Extended to August 31st at the Boca Raton Public Library

As parents, we all know how important summer learning is. There will be no “summer slide” in my house! Luckily, Modern Boca Dad and Mayor, Scott Singer, agrees. He recently issued a proclamation declaring that June 1 through August 31 will be designated as Summer Reading 2020! This year’s theme is “Imagine Your Story” Residents are also welcome to participate in the over 100 programs and classes for all ages at the Boca Raton Public Library (BRPL). I can definitely appreciate some free summer fun!

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South Florida Science Center & Aquarium Hosted a FREE Virtual Science Fair

If you’re still looking for ways to keep your kids busy and consistently learning outside the classroom, you are in luck! The education team at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is launching a Virtual Science Fair designed for students in grades K-8 throughout April and May (2020).

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Arts Spark to Take Over Sugar Sand Park this March

Creative arts will SPARK at Sugar Sand Park at their 7th annual Arts Spark Kids Fest on Sunday, March 1st (2020)! Local kids will have a chance to ignite their interests at a variety of interactive areas at Arts Spark Boca throughout the day. And it’s sponsored by moi!

I am a huge supporter of the arts personally, especially in schools, so #dailybocaavery and I are really looking forward to this annual event! We’re crossing our fingers for great “winter” weather too. Come see us at our booth!

Families will enjoy hands-on Arts Spark workshops, performances, demonstrations, make & takes, strolling acts, expressive arts, balloon art, activity booths, and more!

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