Fredericksburg Parent

July 2012

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5 6 7 opportunities for families. Tell them the ages of your children so they can give you the best options for your family. organizations, contact them. Call or email the organization to ask about volunteer Contact two organizations Once you have a feel for a couple of you to see what you can learn from staff, other volunteers and your children. In their innocence and simplicity, children often show love in beautiful, profound ways. with humility. Pay attention to those around Serve as a learner When the day arrives, set a fun and positive tone and approach your volunteer you accomplished. Tell your children what you saw in them as they volunteered that inspired you and made you proud. After you volunteer, consider going out for a special treat to celebrate Celebrate Mother Teresa said, "We can do no great things, only small things with great the small things Marta Oti Sears is a freelance writer doing her best to nurture compassion in her 11-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son. love." service GREAT Summer Camp? Looking for a FredParentʼs Savvy Momsʼ Guide to Summer Camps is ALL you need! Check out these and other great summer camp options at Colchester EQUINES www.fredericksburgparent.NET 19

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