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14 Things To Do Over Summer Break

Jaden Keith, Staff Writer

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Things to do when you can’t help but say “Mom, I’m bored.”.

1.Get a job
You can visit snagajob.com and put in a location or ask a fellow working peer to help you find the right summer job for you, restaurants, grocery stores, retail shops, and more are great summer job ideas for teens.

2. Volunteer
Visit https://www.burlesontx.com/338/Volunteer to see opportunities to sign up for volunteering in Burleson, there are environmental, library, animal shelter, and more volunteer opportunities
3. Take a class at Hill County College
Apply and see if you’re eligible to take a class or two during the summer at https://www.hillcollege.edu/

4. Take a fun art class
Art Barn offers multiple different art classes, check them out at https://www.theartbarnstudio.com/pages/classes

5. Go hiking
– Walking is free and you can do it literally anywhere, but for those seeking more excitement try Cleburne State Park for a hike or mountain bike ride.

6. Try out photography
It can get pretty expensive but if you have a phone or camera already get some friends and take some pics

7. Picnic
When the weather is great get some snacks and drinks and head over to the Joshua park for a picnic.

8. Play Sports
Pick up a frisbee or basketball or volleyball and your best friend and enjoy some sport time in the sun.
9. Library
Check out a few books or volunteer
More information at https://www.burlesontx.com/72/Library

10. Learn to juggle, do origami, or another nifty trick on an online tutorial
www.wikihow.com has you covered when it comes to learning any random, fun, or unusual skill.

11. Twisted key escape room
For a little bit of excitement to a normal summer day get lost in Twisted Key escape room. Book your tickets online at https://twistedkeyescaperoom.com

12. Burleson antique mall
Open from 10 AM to 6 PM visit the Burleson Antique Mall and stroll around to find all the vintage charms and oddities. Visit for more information http://www.burlesonantiquemall.com/

13. Go see a baseball game
With a game nearly every day this summer, the Cleburne Railroader Baseball stadium is the perfect place to chill and watch the greatest American pastime. http://www.railroaderbaseball.com/schedule/?act[v]=graphical&frm[d]=2017-07-01

14. Swim at the brick or get a workout on at the YMCA
More information at http://ymcafw.org/locations/joshua-ymca/

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