Let’s Help Turn Around Columbus

In January 2021, Turn Around Columbus, a local community development organization, broke ground on its new project, the Victory Garden and Farm. The garden and farm is being developed on 10 vacant acres on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Columbus. This project is part of the organization’s mission to provide work-based education programs that help youth gain […]

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Now Hiring: Junior Park Rangers

The Junior Ranger program at Georgia State Parks offers families an opportunity to combine fun outdoors with learning. The program features activities specific to the 59 state parks and historic sites in Georgia. The program is written at a third-grade level but everyone in the family is welcome to participate and become Junior Rangers. To […]

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Starting a Family Game Night

Over the past 10 months, our family has become a lot less busy. While this is a result of a global pandemic, this change in pace for our family has been a welcomed one. Our weeks aren’t filled with activities every night, running around from place to place. Starting a family game night may sound […]

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Digital Marketing Manager

“Family & Kids” is looking for a digital marketing professional in the Columbus Metro Area to contribute to and manage our digital accounts – social media, website, databases, emails, etc… Duties include content creation, graphics, scheduling, analytics, website updating, newsletters, eblasts, community involvement etc… Our ideal candidate has a great social media presence themselves and is […]

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Chatt-A-Hoots Release Summer Baseball Schedule for Columbus

Soon you and your family can cheer, “Take me out to the ball park,” because baseball is back in Columbus! The Columbus Chatt-a-Hoots announced its inaugural 2021 season schedule. The Chatt-a-Hoots will play in the Sunbelt Baseball League, with each team playing 28 regular-season games from June 7 to July 28. The Chatt-a-Hoots will have […]

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Highlight on Feeding the Valley Food Bank

For 38 years, Feeding the Valley Food Bank has served families in need in the Chattahoochee Valley region. The need for nutritional assistance is not limited to the holiday season and Feeding the Valley Food Bank works year-round to help families in an 18-county region. In the last fiscal year, Feeding the Valley Food Bank […]

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Keeping the Love Alive

Many couples put the care and upkeep of their romantic relationship on hold after the birth of their first child. It can be hard to find time alone when you are parenting young kids. However, romantic relationships need nurturing to last, and keeping the relationship with your partner healthy provides the loving, caring environment kids […]

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Benefits of Family Gaming

By Ryan Gutowski of One Board Family As a kid, I loved learning new games from my grandmother. Most of the time they were simple card games, but it didn’t change the fact that I was actually learning some pretty important life lessons around that dining room table. Taking time to play games with family […]

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THE BASICS for Baby’s Development

Parents are more concerned than ever before with their child’s development and wondering if they are doing enough to support it. Did you know that 80% of a child’s brain is developed by the time they are three years old? What if there were five simple, free, and fun ways for parents and caregivers to […]

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