Kids Invited To Join ECHO Rangers Program

By on September 1, 2017 in Community Stories

Volusia County, FL- Children in grades 1-5 are invited to join Volusia County’s ECHO
Rangers, an educational program that focuses on the county’s
ecological, cultural, heritage and outdoor resources.

The program is offered at more than 50 sites including parks, museums,
libraries and historical sites.

Using a “Passport to Adventures” guide, children are asked to visit
at least eight sites and participate in specially designed ECHO Rangers
activities. The program also includes 15 self-guided adventures children
can complete with their parents any time; these include hiking, biking,
fishing and creating artwork.

Children and parents can learn more about the ECHO Rangers program at
the following kick-off meetings:

· 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 210 Sunrise Blvd., DeBary
·  10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle, Port Orange
· 10 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 16 and 23, at DeBary Hall Historic Site

ECHO Rangers is supported by Volusia County’s Parks, Recreation and
Culture Division and coordinated by the staff of DeBary Hall Historic
Site. For more information, visit or contact
Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840 or

Photo courtesy of Vinicius Bacarin and

Copyright Southern Stone Communications 2017


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