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Selecting a Summer Program for Your Children by Fitness for Health

Are you ready for summer camp?  Summer is right around the corner.  This means it’s time to finalize your child’s summer activities. Selecting a summer program can be overwhelming for parents and children alike.  Summer activity options are as plentiful …

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Lanie’s Camp Corner: Life Lessons Happen at Sleep Away Camp

Camp is an incredible part of my life. I am a third generation of sleep away campers in my family. If you sat everyone down in my family and asked them what made them the person they are today, they …

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Top 10 reasons to Volunteer at the Gaithersburg Book Festival May 20th

May 20th from 10:00-6:00 at 31 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg, MD Build your resume. Volunteering is a great way to show that you care about your community.  Enhance your college application.  Volunteering makes you stand out above the rest. Gain …

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Nutrition 911: 12 Tips for Every Family

Dinner time is supposed to be enjoyable, a time filled with camaraderie and conversation as we pass the potatoes. Unfortunately, many of our mealtimes are a far cry from idyllic. In fact, there are nights where kids refuse to eat …

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April 28 Science & Engineering Festival X-STEM is Here

Get ready for the ultimate STEM student field trip! The USA Science & Engineering Festival will host the X-STEM Symposium on April 28th at the Washington, D.C. Convention Center! Students in grades 6-12 have the unique opportunity to experience hands-on …

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Lanie’s Camp Corner: Sleep Away Camp is Best Place to Try New Things

If someone said to me that I would choose a lake over the ocean I would have told him or her they were crazy.  Yet, today that would be my choice.  Summer camp was the first place I ever swam …

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