Family Spring Expo in New Smyrna Beach celebrates children

Photos by Henry Frederick and videos by Sera Frederick / The spotlight was on children at Saturday's "Family Spring Expo" at New Smyrna Beach's Riverside Park.

NEW SMYRNA BEACH -- Children of all ages, from newborn to those on the cusp of 18, were welcomed and honored at the inaugural KC Society's "Family Spring Expo" at Riverside Park.

The 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. event drew about 350 people for a fun-filled day of recreation, food and plain old-fashioned family fun. The expo was sponsored by K.C. Society, a non-profit youth organization that provides educational programs for local youths;; the Edgewater branch of TD Bank and the city of New Smyrna Beach. Funding was partially underwritten by the Community Redevelopment Agency.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most experienced reporters, having amassed dozens of journalism-industry awards. Frederick is enrolled online at Full Sail University in Winter Garden, FL, where he's a third of the way though the Master of Arts program in New Media Journalism. His graduation will be in March 2018.