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Costume Contest Entry Form

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Sunday, 01 October 2017
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Halloween Costume Contest

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Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Halloween Costume Contest

How To Enter:

1. Take a photo of yourself in costume anywhere in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach. 

2. Send us your photo, either on Facebook, Instagram, or by This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it by October 31. But remember, the sooner you enter, the more time you have to get votes!

3. Fill out the contest entry form. We will contact you to claim your participation prize. 

3. Encourage your friends, family, neighbors, coworkers, and anyone you know to like the photo on our Facebook or Instagram. The photo with the most votes by 11:59 pm EST on Nov. 5 wins the grand prize! 

 

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Fidget Spinners and REAL Fidget Tools

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Monday, 08 May 2017

fidget spinners are a toy not a tool

“Fidgets”, while a new buzz-word, is not a new category of toy. Fidgets- open-ended toys that are made to manipulate, bend, fold, or “fidget” with- have been around for a long time. If you’ve ever owned Silly Putty you’ve owned a fidget toy. Fidget toys give children and adults a chance to daydream, think creatively, and release stress. They are important tools for children and adults with attention and anxiety issues.

If you know a kid, you've heard of Fidget Spinners. Sold as a tool to help with focus, they are little more than an expensive scam that is causing real trouble in and out of the classroom...

 

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The Genius of Play

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Saturday, 01 April 2017


Did you know? The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that children spend at least 60 minutes daily of open-ended play.

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