Keep Busy in July for Park, Recreation Month
It wasn't long ago when "Staycations" were all the rage; stay-at-home vacations that served as an affordable alternative to traveling during a time of high gas prices amid a tough economy.
People quickly discovered they didn't have to spend big bucks or drive long distances to enjoy good times with family and friends. See, there really are a lot of fun things to do right outside the front door.
So the Fox Valley Park District figured you'd enjoy living life like you're on vacation -- for an entire month. In conjunction with the National Recreation and Park Association, the park district is promoting July as Park and Recreation Month with 31 days of activities that …
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Publication information: Article title: Keep Busy in July for Park, Recreation Month. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: June 29, 2012. Page number: 1. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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