Do not use folklore treatments like nail polish, petroleum jelly or matches to detach a tick. Before and after removing the tick, clean the affected skin with rubbing alcohol or soap. Use tweezers to grab the tick and pull upward in slow steady motion—no twisting or jerking. If the head breaks off in the skin remove it with tweezers if possible or apply a small amount of ointment and let it heal. Place the tick in a sealed plastic bag or container but do not attach it to tape. Continue Reading →
Founder Malara said The Off-Beat Players hopes to continue “giving the community a dose of who we are and what we do” on Thursday and Friday August 2 and 3 at 7:30 pm and Saturday August 4 at 5:30pm at the Performing Arts Center at GCDS.
Tickets are $20 for adults; and $15 for seniors 65+/children 12 and under. Ticket sales and generous audience donations allow the Off-Beat Players to continue offering the community a magical summer musical experience. Continue Reading →
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Though campers can experience the excitement of Christmas twice a year, the mix of holiday cheer, sugar, water, Santa Claus, and the camaraderie of camp created an adventure that many will remember long after their time at Camp Simmons. Continue Reading →
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As the inner-city children, all 7 or older, inch down the bus steps with both apprehension and excitement, they scan the sea of smiles and balloon animals for a colorful sign bearing their name. Continue Reading →