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  • Parks: The Answer to Your New Year Goals

    It’s that time of year: New Year’s resolutions. There’s just something about the start of a new year that gives us hope for change and progress. Most people resolve to do things like get in shape, eat better or improve their lives whether financially, professionally or spiritually. Here at the Charleston Parks Conservancy we can help you achieve those goals.

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  • Gifts for Gardeners

    Is there a green-thumbed gardening guru on your holiday shopping list? Or maybe a park-loving mama with a double stroller? If you need a nature-based gift, don’t worry, we have some ideas!

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  • Cooking Up Fall’s Bounty

    The fall bounty is upon us. We have a cornucopia of goodness. Our tables are overflowing with the harvest. OK, probably one too many clichés. But you get the point – it’s a yummy season! So, let's see what we can cook up.

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  • America Recycles Day is Here

    For many individuals, businesses and organizations, recycling is completely ingrained in everyday life. And while more and more people are reusing and recycling everything from trash to treasure, there’s still work to be done. So on Thursday, Nov. 15, we turn our attention to recycling with America Recycles Day.

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  • Trade the TV for Activity

    Quick! Turn off the television and get to the nearest park for some much-needed activity! According to a study of Australian adults – who watched 9.8 billion hours of TV in 2008 – sitting can lead to a shorter life.

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