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Haunted Hollow Experience

October 23, 2019 – November 2, 2019 Admission: $8-$10 Address: Artisan Alley Garage DeLand, FL Dare to be scared (or not) this Halloween season! Happening at Artisan Alley Garage in Downtown DeLand, Haunted Hollow brings 11 nights of an epic haunted house experience for adults with a milder side for younger children. Weeknights from 6 to 10 p.m. and weekend, 6 to 10 p.m.   Tickets: Visit EventBrite.com for tickets. … Continue reading Haunted Hollow Experience

Sea Squirts

The Sea Squirts Program introduces marine life to children ages 2-5 years. Adults will accompany their children to the program. Activities may include examinations of species both skeletal and alive, arts and crafts, stories, audio visual presentations, and games. Reservations must be made in advance so we can prepare materials for arts and crafts. Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance to receive a … Continue reading Sea Squirts

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The Most Fun Outfit of the Year

Growing up, I knew the selection of my Halloween costume was one of the biggest decisions of my year. It’s a time to be anybody or anything you want to be. You can be spooky, silly or glamorous; the sky is the limit. This year, Americans are expected to spend over 9 billion dollars on this holiday. We spend 3.4 billion on adult costumes, 1.2 … Continue reading The Most Fun Outfit of the Year

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Page Turner

When you think of a library, you think books. Which is correct…but there is a lot more to it than a pile of books. Don’t get me wrong here. I love books and I prefer them to other reading devices. There is just something about curling up with a good book that a Kindle cannot replace. Your local library has a lot more to offer than you … Continue reading Page Turner

Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!

The temperatures have finally dropped below 90 degrees and we are getting in the fall state of mind. October 26 @ 5 – 9 PM: Hawks Park Soccer Complex The annual EdgeFest Fall Festival is planned for Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Hawks Park Soccer Complex (148 West Turgot Avenue, behind the Southeast Volusia Family YMCA). The YMCA will … Continue reading Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!

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NSB Library Introduces Twinkle Tales

The New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway, is introducing a new storytime program called Twinkle Tales for children ages 2-7.  A librarian will share bedtime stories and fairy tales while accompanied by gentle music at 6 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. Children are invited to bring a favorite stuffed animal and blanket. Reservations are not required. For … Continue reading NSB Library Introduces Twinkle Tales

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Celebrate the Intracoastal Waterway at the EdgeFest Day on the River

Do you love the water? The city of Edgewater sure does – we treasure the gem that is the Intracoastal Waterway. The annual EdgeFest Day on the River event will include water fun and safety tips. There will be plenty of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. Bring your stand up paddle board, kayak or canoe for an excursion along the shoreline. Once again, … Continue reading Celebrate the Intracoastal Waterway at the EdgeFest Day on the River

Jurassic Quest Comes to Daytona Beach

More Rides, Activities and Dinosaurs than ever before! The Largest Exhibition of Lifesize, Moving, Museum-Quality Dinosaurs in North America! Ocean Center Daytona Beach – 101 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 Aug 30 – Sep 1, 2019 Friday: 3 – 8 pm; Saturday: 9 am – 8 pm; Sunday: 9 am – 7 pm (Active Duty Police, Firefighters, Paramedics as well as Active and … Continue reading Jurassic Quest Comes to Daytona Beach

National Lighthouse Day

Saturday from 10:30 am – 2:30 pm @ Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 S Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet FL 32127 Join them at the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and museum on August 4th and celebrate the founding of the US Lighthouse Establishment by exploring the historic light station, climbing Florida’s tallest lighthouse, and participating in kid’s crafts and other activities. Walk inside the white picket fence and step back in … Continue reading National Lighthouse Day

Every Kid in a Park

As part of the commitment to protect our nation’s unique outdoor spaces and ensure that every American has the opportunity to visit and enjoy them, the Every Kid in a Park program allows fourth graders nationwide to go online and obtain a pass for free entry for them and their families to more than 2,000 federally managed lands and waters nationwide for an entire year. … Continue reading Every Kid in a Park