Stay Smart This Summer

May 5, 2017

We are rapidly approaching summer vacation.  One of the best ways to stay sharp over the summer is to try something new.  You can watch TV, play video games, and follow social media the whole rest of the year.  The weather is nice now.  Do something fun!  Here are some suggestions for you.

 BE CREATIVE.
Build a birdhouse. 
Paint the sunrise.
Keep a journal. 
Learn to code. 
Start a family project. 

BE ADVENTUROUS.
Use a map to plan and take a trip. 
Invent a new recipe. 
Explore a museum. 
Adopt a new hobby. 
Learn a new language. 

BE OUTSIDE.
Plant a vegetable or flower garden. 
Go to the beach. 
Go for a bike ride. 
Take a nap in a hammock.
Go fishing at the park.

BE CURIOUS.
Watch a documentary or a TED talk.  
Read a book. 
Learn to play an instrument. 
Trace your genealogy.
Interview someone about their career. 

BE ACTIVE.
Join a summer school Explore class. 
Exercise. 
Go swimming.
Volunteer.
Get a part-time job.

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