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Annual 'Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt' to be held at Nash Farm Park on 3/30

Annual 'Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt' to be held at Nash Farm Park on 3/30

 

With spring-like temperatures peeking around the corner, the Henry County Parks and Recreation Department is getting ready for its yearly “eggstravaganza” by hosting the annual Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt to be held at Nash Farm Park on Friday, March 30 from 5:30 until sundown.

Henry County’s Easter Egg Hunt is a fun-filled event for families and children to visit beautiful Nash Farm Park and hunt for candy-filled Easter eggs in a non-traditional way-- after the sun goes down!

Prior to the hunt, children of all ages will jump into fun with make-and-take coloring crafts, games such as the bean bag toss, the bunny hop, the three-legged race and much more. There will also be inflatables for the kids, a petting zoo and crafts, and Radio Disney AM 590 will be there from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m., spinning the latest pop tunes and offering tons of music and prizes.

Henry County Parks & Rec offers Spring Break Camp with special trip to Legoland

Henry County Parks & Rec offers Spring Break Camp with special trip to Legoland

 

The Henry County Parks and Recreation Department is offering a Spring Break Camp from April 2 through 6 during the week of spring break for Henry County schools. The cost for the camp is $100 per child, with a $10 discount for each additional child from the same family. Camp hours are from 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for ages 5 to 12.

Camps will be held at Heritage Park in McDonough, the Locust Grove Recreation Center in Locust Grove, the J. P. Moseley Recreation Center in Stockbridge, the Fairview Recreation Center in Stockbridge and Nash Farm Park in Hampton.

As always, there will be fun games and activities, arts and crafts, and this year includes an exciting field trip to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Phipps Plaza. 

Registration runs Monday through Friday, from March 12 until March 30 between the hours of

Henry Parks and Rec offers Winter Break Camp Henry County Parks and Recreation Offe

Henry Parks and Rec offers Winter Break Camp Henry County Parks and Recreation  Offe

 

The Henry County Parks and Recreation Department is offering a Winter Break Camp from February 20 through 24 during the week of winter break for Henry County schools. The cost for the camp is $100 per child, with a $10 discount for each additional child from the same family. There is also a discount for County employees. Camp hours are from 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for ages 5 to 12.

Camps will be held at Heritage Park in McDonough, the Locust Grove Recreation Center in Locust Grove, the J. P. Moseley Recreation Center in Stockbridge, the Fairview Recreation Center in Stockbridge and Nash Farm Park in Hampton.

As always, there will be fun games and activities, arts and crafts, and this year includes an exciting field trip to the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta. 

Need a vacation? Get 69 percent off a trip to Pigeon Forge

Need a vacation? Get 69 percent off a trip to Pigeon Forge

ATLANTA -- If the kids are getting restless and screaming for a family vacation, this weekend's DealChicken Atlanta deal was made for you.

Through Sunday night, DealChicken members can pay $99 for a weekend getaway to Pigeon Forge in Tennessee's beautiful Great Smoky Mountains.

This exclusive offer, valued at $328, is good for two adults and up to three children, and includes one night at the James Manor hotel, in the heart of all the action; $100 worth of dining certificates; a gift basket upon arrival; and five passes to the Lazer Port Fun Center.

Celebrate National Cupcake Day with a free ice cream cupcake

Celebrate National Cupcake Day with a free ice cream cupcake

ATLANTA -- What better way to recognize National Cupcake Day than with a free ice cream cupcake?

On Thursday, Dec. 15, Marble Slab Creamery and MaggieMoo's Ice Cream and Treatery will give away ice cream cupcakes from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at all Metro Atlanta locations.

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"This is the second year in a row Marble Slab and MaggieMoo's have celebrated National Cupcake Day with a giveaway of our ice cream cupcake," said David Kaiser, director of frozen goods for Norcross-based GFG Management, LLC, which owns both ice cream chains. "We love fun observances like National Cupcake Day and look forward to celebrating with our extremely valued customers by offering a free and very delicious ice cream treat."

Henry County Parks offers Christmas and New Year’s Break Day Camp

Henry County Parks offers Christmas and New Year’s Break Day Camp

Henry County - The Henry County Parks and Recreation Department is offering two Christmas Break Day Camps coinciding with the Henry County School system’s holiday break. The first week of camp will run from Monday, December 19 through Thursday, December 22 and the cost is $80. The second week of camp will run from Tuesday, December 27 through Thursday, December 29 and the cost is $60. The camp is for children ages 6-12 and camp hours are from 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Camps will be held at Heritage Park in McDonough, J. P. Moseley Recreation Center in Stockbridge and Fairview Recreation Center in Stockbridge. Campers will enjoy various games and activities, including a bowling field trip on Wednesday, December 21 and a New Year’s party at J. P. Moseley Recreation Center on Tuesday, December 27.

7th Annual Heritage Christmas Festival

7th Annual Heritage Christmas Festival

McDonough - Henry County will usher in the holidays with the 7th Annual Heritage Christmas Festival to be held on Saturday, December 10 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Heritage Park in McDonough, where the park will be transformed into a festive, holiday wonderland.

Kids of all ages will enjoy fun-filled holiday activities, such as hayrides, arts and crafts, live entertainment, shopping, delicious food and exciting games, including the popular Elf School, where children have to opportunity to participate in holiday specific games and earn their Elf diploma. Put on your dancing shoes, because Radio Disney will be spinning the latest tunes from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.