When I was a teenager, I remember sitting with my church youth group as we were asked to consider signing up to be buddies for a summer camp for kids with disabilities called Camp I Am Special. They explained that we would only have to volunteer two weeks, with two campers, but it being an […]
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Summertime is the BEST time. Whether you are sending your kids to camp for 8 weeks, or taking it easy and winging it, Jax Moms Blog has you covered. Along with our guide to summer camps, take a look at some pay-by-the-day or drop-in day camps if you are in a bind OR want a […]
A special thanks to all our camps that sponsored this guide and for the programs they provide to keep our happy little campers busy all summer long!
Initially, we signed our son up for karate so he could exert some of his energy by running around, kicking the air and karate chopping his way through class. Now nearly six months in, we’ve had a change of heart. Karate is one of the best things to happen to my son for many reasons, […]
This post on summer fun is brought to you by Jax Surf & Paddle in Neptune Beach.Recently, the Jacksonville Moms Blog team took to the sea for an afternoon of stand-up paddleboarding with Jax Surf & Paddle. Having never been on a paddleboard on the ocean, I was a bit nervous, but we all had an […]
In just a couple months, students will be on summer break and summer camps will be ready to offer your child fun activities to keep them busy! If you’re specifically looking for vacation bible schools, there are a variety around town to choose from whether you need one for just a day, half days, or […]
Thank you to the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens and all featured camps for sponsoring our 2017 Guide to Summer Camps!
Brought to you by First Coast YMCA Youth development entails opportunities and resources that help kids grow into healthy adolescents and adults. At YMCA of Florida’s First Coast, youth development also represents adventure, cultural diversity, and exploration. If you’re looking for summer activities for your kids to experience all the above without traveling far, look no […]
Brought to you by our friends at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Explore. Create. Imagine. Don’t miss this opportunity for your young artist to unleash their creativity in one of the many art camps and workshops at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach this summer. Offering quality arts programs for campers ages 4 through 16, campers […]
Don’t panic, but Spring Break for Duval, Nassau, and St. Johns County Public Schools are less than three weeks away! If you are like me, you are still nursing a Valentines Day/Monster Jam hangover and haven’t even began to think about what my kids will be doing for a week when I will be at […]
Our warmer weather has returned here in Florida, and summer begins in three months. Early registration for summer camps has begun, so we wanted to put together the ultimate Guide to Summer Camps for the Jacksonville area. This comprehensive list covers everything from Art to Zoo.
Summer is finally here! If your kids aren’t out of school yet they will be soon and Jax Moms Blog has put together a quick guide of the best family-friendly entertainment to keep you busy all month long. June marks the return of $1 movies at both Regal Theaters and Cinemark. The month also brings […]