20 Back-to-School Activities

This post was updated for August 2017. It’s hard to believe that there are only a few weeks of summer remaining. It can be hard …

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Take a Walk, Pants!

What have your pants been doing this summer? Hanging neatly in the closet, folded on a shelf, keeping the treadmill from floating away? It’s time …

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5 Free Places To Visit

Take a look at some of the places your family can experience for free during your summer trip! Five Free Places to Visit: 1. Nostalgic …

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Summer Treats

July is National Ice Cream Month; there’s still time to celebrate with a favorite summer treat! Whether you prefer chocolate, vanilla, or another special flavor, …

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Step Back In Time

Ever wonder what it would be like to step back in time to Abe Lincoln’s days? Executive Director Charlie Finecy gives us a glimpse into …

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Home Away From Home

With all the family fun and adventure there is to be had while visiting, wouldn’t it be nice to enjoy those special touches which make …

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I Scream, You Scream

It’s National Chocolate Ice Cream Day. Although we’re not sure why every day isn’t some sort of ice cream day, we’re pretty excited about this …

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Fish On

Many have a story about “the big one that got away” when it comes to fishing. You may remember stories from family members or friends, …

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The Scent of Summer on the Grill

This is the time of year when the smell of charcoal wafts through the air, the light of a campfire sparks to life, and the …

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Foodie Fun

Are you a foodie? Did you know there are over 25 places to eat in the area? You can view a complete list on our website. …

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Relax and Reconnect

Picnics, relaxing, and fun are all elements of a perfect family reunion. How about adding roller coasters or horseback riding to the mix? The Pagel …

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Know Before You Go

Sometimes a little planning can make your family vacation much smoother. It’s hard to plan for everything but here is a list of five things to …

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