Family Focus | July 2019 news & updates
FUN IN THE SUN 2019 EDITION
The long line of highway traffic heading north on a sunny Saturday is a sure sign that summer has arrived ... and that we live in a very special place.

We have so many options right in our own backyard--visiting a wildlife refuge, riding the waves, and taking a hike are just the beginning.

Take a look at this BIG LIST of places and ideas for summer fun and get inspired to plan your next family outing.
UPCOMING PARENTING PROGRAMS
HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY!
Soon the night sky will be filled with all the best displays the Seacoast communities have to offer. Take your blanket, bug spray, maybe some earplugs, and sit back and enjoy the show.

DON'T LET A LITTLE TICK BECOME A BIG PROBLEM!
Visit tickfreeNH.org for important information about protecting yourself and your children from tick bites and tick-borne disease.
ARE YOU RETURNING YOUR CHILD'S 'SERVES'?
Child-adult relationships that are responsive and attentive—with lots of back and forth interactions—build a strong foundation in a child’s brain for all future learning and development. This is called  “serve and return,”  and it takes two to play!  Read or watch this short video and learn how to have a “conversation” with your baby that helps build her brain!