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How To Keep Kids Physically Active While They’re Stuck Indoors

Under our current circumstances, many children are stuck indoors. As we know, staying physically active is essential for remaining healthy, particularly for children, who are still growing and developing their...

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The Best Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Louisville To Go After Swim Class

Nothing works up an appetite quite like swimming. Are your kids always hungry at the end of their lessons? Never fear! Here’s are some of the best kid-friendly restaurants in...

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Great Family Activities For Only Children

It’s far more common now for families to have an only child than it used to be. In fact, the number of families with one child is growing faster than...

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Message From Bear Paddle CEO Regarding COVID-19

Like all of you, we are anxiously awaiting the day when we can safely get back to some sense of normalcy.  At Bear Paddle Swim, that means altering our operational...

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#StayHome Scavenger Hunts For Kids

If you’re anything like us, trying to keep some variety in your activities for kids during this quarantine is starting to get challenging. Not to mention adding distance learning, balancing...

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Kids Crafts to do During Your Quarantine

Are you thinking about all the things you won’t take for granted once this quarantine is over? We can’t wait to see all our families and swimmers and have the...

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COVID-19 – Bear Paddle Temporary Closures

Bear Paddle Families, The safety of our families, teams, and communities is paramount. As you know, COVID-19 continues to spread across the country and around the world. With that said,...

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Swim School Closings

Good Afternoon Bear Paddle Families, In an effort to ensure the safety of our families, teams, and communities, we are temporarily closing all Bear Paddle Swim School locations. This closure...

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Important Information Surrounding COVID-19

Bear Paddle Families, At Bear Paddle, the safety of our swimmers, their families, and our team members is of the utmost importance. We continue to monitor the CDC as well...

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Indoor Games For Kids That Are Fun

Winter can make us all feel a little lazy. In many cases, curling up on the couch seems a lot more tempting than getting exercise. It’s the same for your...

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Keep Kids From Getting Bored This Winter

The first snow of the year is always exciting. Children can’t wait to go out and play. As winter goes on, however, keep kids from getting bored can seem like...

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Great Winter Activities For Kids In New Jersey

Winter has been in full swing for a while, and by now, your children may be getting a little stir crazy. The cold weather doesn’t have to hamper their fun,...

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