Daily Activities THURSDAY, AUG. 4 • Water Balloon Toss. 10:30 a.m. Community Park, ages 5 and up. Free. • Chillin’ Time: Seashell Vase Magnet. 2 p.m. Girl Scout Hut, ages 5 and up. $2 for first child and $1 for each additional child. SATURDAY, AUG. 6 • Chips Ahoy Back to School. 6:30-8 p.m. Cookies and fun at the Community Park Pool. Regular fees. FRIDAY, AUG. 5 • Early Estuary Explorer Lab, 10 a.m.-noon. Wetlands Education Center at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute, ages 3-7. Learn about Coastal Bend wetlands through science, exploration, crafts and more. Limited to 24 participants, on a first-come, first-served basis. $4 per participant, including adults, payable by cash or check only. MONDAY, AUG. 8 • Bingo/Board Games. 2-4 p.m. Girl Scout Hut. Free. • 25 Cent Cinema. 7:05 p.m. Library. 25-cents. WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10 • Hooligan Water Gun Wars. 2 p.m. Girl Scout Hut, ages 5 and up. Wear old clothes and come ready to get wet. $2 for the first child and $1 for each additional child in family.
Day Camps • Private swim lessons. Four 30-minute sessions by arrangement with pool manager. One child, $18; Two children, $30. • Summer Reading Program at Ellis Memorial Library, ages 4-9, but all ages are welcome. Wednesdays, 3-4 p.m. Self-paced program with activities planned to promote reading, stimulate curiosity and encourage children to use library resources.