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Ditch the Plastics for Earth Day!

Did you know April 22 is Earth Day? If you’ve never heard of the day before, it is a global event intended to help fight pollution and take action to help clean up the environment. Every year they have a theme or focus, and this year they’ve picked ending plastic pollution. So how can you [...]

2018-04-22T14:23:55+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|

Easter Events in Central Florida

Spring has sprung and Easter is hopping just around the corner. This means lots of chocolate, bunnies, and egg-finding extravaganzas. Looking for some family fun for the weekend? Check out some of the fun Easter activities going on in the Central Florida area. Magic 107.7 will be sponsoring an Easter event they call the Magic [...]

2018-03-27T12:45:42+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

SportsTyme is Hiring for the Summer Season!

Do you have childcare or teaching experience and are looking for a summer job? You may be the person we’re looking for. Summer is almost here and SportsTyme is looking for qualified candidates for their summer season. While other summer camps may hire high-school aged kids without a childcare background, we at SportsTyme do things [...]

2018-03-13T11:11:57+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

Allergy Season is Here – Are You Ready?

Spring is in bloom, which means it's that time of year for allergies. And if you live in Orlando, this year is one of the worst. Did you know that Orlando ranks #1 in the country for allergies? But this doesn't mean you have to lock your kids indoors and never set foot outside. Here [...]

2018-03-02T14:17:16+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|

SportysTyme Announces New Dates for 2018 Sports Camps (Seminole County)

Summer is just around the corner, and it’s not too early to start thinking about summer plans. Sports camps are a great way to get kids out of the house, try new things, and build teamwork. If you’re new to sports camps, learn about all the benefits that a sports camp can provide over traditional [...]

2018-02-13T16:32:36+00:00 February 13th, 2018|

The Impact of Camp on Kids

You may have chosen a summer day camp out of necessity because your kid is out of school and you need to work. As we've reviewed in this blog, though, there are many benefits to camp that your child can experience. You can see the impact of camp on your child in several different ways. Maturity [...]

2018-02-06T11:39:16+00:00 July 9th, 2017|

Day Camp Promotes Family Bonding

There are many benefits to summer day camp. Kids have the opportunity to explore new activities, build skills, forge friendships, and gain self confidence. With a camp like SportsTyme in Central Florida, kids play a wide variety of sports every day, allowing them to test out new activities and see what suits their talents and [...]

2018-02-06T11:39:16+00:00 June 8th, 2017|

Sports and Childhood Obesity

The spread of childhood and teen obesity over the last few decades has medical professionals looking for sustainable solutions. Around 33% of high school students are overweight or obese. Health authorities recommend children get at least an hour of moderate to vigorous exercise every day.  Academic literature is clear that physical activity has physical, mental, and [...]

2018-02-06T11:39:16+00:00 June 1st, 2017|