River Road Elementary program offers opportunity to explore Columbus

"Summer Spectacular," a new summer enrichment program at River Road Elementary School in Columbus, is offering children ages 4-11 a chance to explore river-related subjects in their community.

"River Works: Exploring Columbus and the Chattahoochee,” focuses on the river, its history and its benefits toColumbus. Participants will research and write about theme subtopics and bring them to life by creating displays. The program is directedby CSU early childhood education students and professors.

Parents can sign up their children for $20 per child/per week for any or allsessions, which run 9 a.m.-noon Monday through Thursday. The series began Monday and continues through July 19.

For more information or to register for the program, call 706-565-7810.