CORDELE — The SAM Shortline Excursion Train is joining Train Day celebrations nationwide May 8 with its seventh annual “Touch-A-Train” event.
A young boy named Dawson leans back in a white rocking chair on a balcony: "I bought some rocks from Home Depot and we just painted them. Let me show you over here."
Traveling over the holiday? Download and print these activity sheets to provide hours of fun without screens.
Halloween is a fun-filled holiday for kids and parents. Although Halloween will be different this year because of the coronavirus pandemic and because many families will choose to limit trick-or-treating, there are still many ways to celebrate the spooky holiday. Here are a few Halloween pod…
Temperatures are on the rise and kids are looking for things to inside but you don't want them on their mobile devices all day.
Keeping children content and occupied isn't always an easy task -- especially with more and more days being spent at home.
Keeping children content and occupied isn't always an easy task -- especially with more and more days being spent at home. As parents and caregivers, it can also be challenging to come up with creative solutions and fun projects that differ each day. However, even if you lack crafting abilit…
Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, with the first Earth Day celebrated in 1970 in schools and communities around the United States as a way to call attention to environmental issues. According to the Earth Day Network, the occasion is now celebrated in more than 190 counties.
As learning goes remote, many teachers and families are doing their best to adjust. Luckily, new resources and tools are emerging to help ease this process.
Trying to limit the kids' screen time while school is out? Try these family friendly activity sheets to keep them entertained.
Authors and celebrities alike are giving kids a new perspective on their favorite books using live streams. From actors such as Josh Gad and Jennifer Garner to authors like David Williams and Oliver Jeffers, parents and kids can tune in to watch as they read classic children's books and thei…
ATHENS — Each spring, thousands of K-12 students attend environmental education camps at Georgia 4-H facilities across the state. They hold snakes, hike through creeks and marshes, visit historic sites and enjoy nature; all with a goal of learning about the environment. Since the COVID-19 ou…
Running out of activities at home for the kids? Download and print these activity sheets for the kids to enjoy at home anytime.
As the number of podcasts for adults has grown, so have podcasts for kids. From helping kids learn about the world around them to magical fantasy stories, there are many options for kids to get in on the fun of listening to podcasts. Here are a few podcasts for kids to listen to.
JONESBORO—The Clayton County Police Department reminds all parents that county law requires a nightly curfew for all children 17 and under.
COVINGTON — Gov. Brian Kemp signed an executive order Monday afternoon mandating that all Georgia schools — elementary, secondary and post-secondary — would be closed until March 31 as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, leaving many parents scrambling to find child care services that may not…
CONYERS — With an unexpected "school vacation," event cancellations and local facilities altering their hours of operation, parents of nearly 36,000 Newton and Rockdale county students may be concerned about what to do with their children for the next two weeks.
With schools and daycares closing to prevent the spread of coronavirus, children are stuck at home with nothing to do.
LOCUST GROVE - Pickleball is gaining popularity as a sport amongst adults due to its fun and lightweight gaming style.