Parker County Today June 2017 - Page 80

our summers: PRICELESS Parent’s Guide To Summer Survival Top 20 Best Parker County Things To Do With Your Kids Part 1 BY MARSHA BROWN, MISTY BROWNING, SCOTLYN OGLE The bell heralding the last day of school for 90 days is met with extreme reactions. From kids, it’s exhilarating but for parents, it can be more then a little frightening. It’s usually fine for a week or so, but then inevitably comes that phrase dreaded by just about every parent, “I’m bored.” Fear not, parents! Parker County Today is here for you. Our scholarly staff has devoted hours and hours (Ok, a couple of hours, at least) into finding ingenious, educational and fun activities to keep your little tax deductions busy, or at least afraid to tell you they’re bored, for the whole summer. 1. Leonard Golf Links — Just Fore the Fun of It  “Golf, like measles, should be caught young.”  – P.G. Wodehouse 78 What could be a better way of spending time as a family than to take up golf? What better place to start than at Leonard Golf Links? P.G. Wodehouse once said, “Golf ... is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.”  We believe that Wodehouse was correct. Golf is defi- nitely a 7'BFB'VG26&7FW"G2'F6G26vBfRW"6G&VvbFvWFW"'VB6"Ц7FW"R6Rw&VBV&W2BfRgVBFP6RFS'WBvW&RFR7F'CV&BvbƖ2W7@7GVFVB&FVFƖB7G'V7F"ǒ2F''6'&v