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Story Time in the Park

Osbon Park 346 Columbia Ave Aiken, SC 29801
Osbon Park Ages: 8 & under Free admission and a book for each family! Instill a love of reading in your child that will last a lifetime. Osbon Park is a lovely setting for a morning of adventure with books.
First Wednesdays, April – August, 10:00 a.m.

803-642-7636
bcampbell@cityofaikensc.gov



Story Time in the Gardens

Hopelands Gardens 135 Dupree Place Aiken, SC 29801
Hopelands Gardens Free Admission Ages: 8 and under Instill a love of reading in your child that will last a lifetime. Hopelands Gardens offers the perfect atmosphere for an afternoon story and fun with friends.
Tuesdays, March – May, 4:00 p.m.

803-642-7631
bcampbell@cityofaikensc.gov



Touch-A-Truck

Odell Weeks 1700 Whiskey Road Aiken, SC 29803
Kids love to see unique trucks and vehicles! Join us as they experience the opportunity to climb, sit, and explore bulldozers, police cars, ambulances and more. Kids can wear swimsuits for a fire truck spray down by the City of Aiken Public Safety Department.
Saturday, July 16th, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

803-642-7631
bcampbell@cityofaikensc.gov



Summer Camps

Fleming Tennis Center, 1850 Chester Avenue, Augusta, GA.
MACH Academy has a Summer Camp session just for YOU! There will be two (2) all-day camps operating Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, May 30 - July 29, 2016. Early drop-off is 8:30 AM and late pick-up is 5:30 PM. Lunch and all supplies provided.

The “Reach for the Stars” Camp will provide Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) sessions, creative writing, career exploration, college planning, nutrition and healthy eating, and tennis/fitness instruction. Sessions will include games and drills designed to introduce tennis as a fun game for a lifetime. The USTA Quick Start Tennis format, First Serve Curriculum, Academic Creative Engagement (ACE) Curriculum and other USTA training curriculums will be used to help participants, ages 4 - 18, connect education to tennis.

The “Summer Tennis/Fitness Camp” provides comprehensive tennis fundamentals including drills, competitive matches, strength training & conditioning. A variety of effective USTA training methods will be used to help participants, ages 6 - 18, achieve high performance development and winning results.

The cost for each camp is $100 per person per week. Camps will be held at the Fleming Tennis Center, 1850 Chester Avenue, Augusta, GA. Limited partial scholarships are available for weekly camp sessions.

MACH Academy, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 non-profit community organization housed at the Fleming Tennis Center, 1850 Chester Avenue in South Augusta. Year round programs and services include academic/tutoring support, computer literacy, nutrition/healthy eating, and fitness/tennis instruction. Programs and services are provided for youth ages 3 - 18, and offer children a safe and supportive environment.


Betty L. Jones, Executive Director
MACH Academy, Inc.
Phone: (706) 796-5046 FAX: (706) 796-5046



Mother's Day Gift Craft Workshop

Hire Grounds Cafe, 3179 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30907
Make a craft for a Mother’s Day gift! Kids of all ages are invited to participate in this FREE workshop at Hire Grounds Café, 3179 Washington Road. Space is limited. RSVP with children’s first names to Heather at 706-650-5760 or hferrante@goodwillworks.org.
April 30, 2016, 10am-12pm

Heather Ferrante, 706-650-5760, hferrante@goodwillworks.org


Story Time in the Gardens

Hopelands Gardens 135 Dupree Place Aiken, SC 29801
Instill a love of reading in your child that will last a lifetime. Hopelands Gardens offers the perfect atmosphere for an afternoon story and fun with friends.
Free Admission and Book

Tuesdays at 4:00pm, March – May

803-642-7631