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Movies in the Park: Dolphin Tale

Crystal River, Florida-- Bring your family and a blanket to Movies in the Park on Saturday, August 3, 2013. 

"Dolphin Tale" will be played at 7:30 p.m. It's free to watch and popcorn will also be provided. 

It's all taking place at the Bicentennial Park Pool at 8145 W. Bicentennial Park Drive in Crystal River.

 

Start dates for '13-'14 school year in 10 Tampa Bay area counties

Start dates for '13-'14 school year in 10 Tampa Bay area counties

It seems like just  yesterday we were celebrating school's end and summer's start, but time has flown and the first day of the '13-'14 fall semester is not far off!

Here is a list of start dates for the majority of schools in 10 Tampa Bay area counties:

Reading classes for kids and tweens at Citrus Co libraries

Reading classes for kids and tweens at Citrus Co libraries

Beverly Hills, Florida-- This summer the Central Ridge Library in Beverly Hills is offering reading classes for young archaeologists to dig deep with their imaginations with "Dig into Reading!" and "Beneath the Surface." 

Learn and have fun all summer long with stories, crafts, games, and special classes. K to 5 classes will be held on Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  

Scalloping Season starts July 1st!

Scalloping Season starts July 1st!

Citrus County, Florida-- July 1st marks the opening of scalloping season in Citrus County, which runs through September 10th. 

Part snorkeling experience, part treasure dive and part saltwater fishing trip, scalloping along the unspoiled shores of Crystal River and Homosassa provides a salty adventure to fishers of all ages.

Campers to transform into firefighters for a day

Campers to transform into firefighters for a day

Citrus County, Florida-- The Citrus County Sheriff’s Fire Rescue is hosting a Junior Firefighter Training Day this Friday to give young ones a glimpse at a day in the life of a fireman.

Ark Angles Day Camp students between five and nine-years-old will  have the chance to gear up and transform into firefighters for the day. They’ll learn all about fire safety and what they can do to help their families in case of an emergency.

Citrus County Parks and Recreation offers summer Archery Camp

Citrus County Parks and Recreation offers summer Archery Camp

Citrus County, Florida-- Looking for something for the kids to do now that school is over?  Citrus County Parks and Recreation has "Archery Camp" for children 6 to 15 years old.   

There will be four camps offered for different age groups:

  • 6-8 year olds
  • 9-11 year olds
  • 12-15 year olds

The camps will run Monday through Thursday with two separate classes each day, starting on Monday, June 17, 2013. 

Kayaking Camp for kids and teens begins June 3

Kayaking Camp for kids and teens begins June 3

Citrus County, Florida -- Citrus County Parks & Recreation presents "Kayaking Camp" for children ages 8-11 and 12-15.

The camps will run Monday, June 3 through Friday, June 7 with two separate classes each day.

Monday - Thursday the camp will be at Hernando Beach (3699 E. Orange Dr. Hernando, FL 34442) then, on Friday, camp will be held at Chassahowitzka River (8600 W. Miss Maggie Drive Homosassa, FL 34448) for the Kayaking Adventure.