Archive for July 2014

You Can Help Campers "Craft" Lasting Memories

Arts and crafts stores are bursting at the seams with ideas and supplies for tons of summer fun – from tie-dying t-shirts and weaving friendship bracelets to mask-making and costume design. Each summer millions of campers carefully and enthusiastically create treasures that will recall fond memories for […]

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Free to Be Themselves, Campers Thrive at Camp Horizon

One of the benefits of spending time with friends is that you don’t have to worry about them judging you for things they know are outside of your control. They know you for the strong, smart, and kind person that you are on the inside. For children […]

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Anger Management Classes for Teens Available in Virginia Beach

Before any action we take – we have choices What are yours? We tend to make choices at times that result in negative consequences. This free class for teens (ages 13-17, 18 if still in high school) explains how to create choices that result in positive consequences. Program Topics Include: How to […]

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Abilities Are Uncovered at Camp Horizon

For years, hundreds of participants have flocked to Camp Horizon where children and young adults with disabilities can enjoy the good times that summer camp brings: non-stop fun, ample sunshine, and countless friends. The caring and supportive staff focuses on a curriculum tailored to meet the individual needs […]

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Instilling Independence at Camp Horizon

This week, we celebrate the 4th of July by observing our country’s independence and freedom which we have historically fought so hard to earn and maintain. We are reminded to reflect on our ability to speak, live, work, and enjoy life freely and independently. With these freedoms […]

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Free Summer Meals for Virginia Kids

Virginia Department of Health Kicks off Summer Food Program for Kids Free Summer Meals for Kids are in Session School may be out for the summer, but for many children across Virginia, hunger does not take a break. Thanks to the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), funded […]

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