Destination Summer

2017

Goldsboro News Argus - Destination Summer

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10 — Destination Summer Thursday, May 25, 2017 RAPER DISCOUNT DRUGS HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER 919.734.0741 • 2303 Wayne Memorial Drive www.raperdiscountdrugs.com 103DCT0517D© Including NCAA Chairs, Tents, Drink Huggers, Coolers, Backpacks, Tables & Much More! Free City-wide Pick-up and Delivery, Even to Your Work Goldsboro's Leading Natural Medicine Pharmacy Great Items for the Summer! • 3 Pharmacists on Staff • Easy Prescription Transfer • Charge Accounts with Credit Approval • Prescriptions filled quickly, usually 15 minutes or less Join Us For JEFFERSON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 1101 N. Jefferson Ave • Goldsboro JULY 9TH ~ 12TH Dinner will be served at 6pm nightly with class to follow! Kids will learn that God is their refuge and strength with songs and activities! Kids can explore the outdoors at Y camps By BECKY BARCLAY bbarclay@newsargus.com The Goldsboro Family YMCA wants to make sure Wayne County youths have the best summer ever with its summer camps. The camps will offer an opportunity to explore the outdoors, meet new friends, discover new interests and create memories that will last a lifetime. "Summer is the ideal time for kids to get up, get out and explore," said Felisha Widener with the Y. "But for some kids, sum- mer means no access to recreational and education- al activities to help them learn, grow and thrive dur- ing out-of-school time. As a result, some kids can expe- rience learning loss and gain weight twice as fast than during the school year." Ms. Widener said attend- ing camps at the Y is one way children can keep their minds and bodies active. Summer camps can also ensure they stay engaged socially, physically and aca- demically throughout the summer. "In our youth summer camp, kids are in a wel- coming environment where they can belong, they're building relationships, developing character and discovering their poten- tial," she said. Summer camps are for youths ages 5 through 17 and include kindercamp, traditional camp and teen camp, with a wide range of activities, including weekly field trips, swimming, sports, crafts, free nutri- tious meals and more. For more information about the Y summer camps, call 919-947-0124, log onto www.GoldsboroYMCA.org or email to Felisha.Widener@Goldsboro YMCA.org. Photo submitted Children in last year's traditional camp at the Family Y play a game of four square.

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