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Events in Jacksonville this August and September

July 16th, 2018

Summer is coming to an end. Sure, it’s still July, but back to school sales are popping up, and I’ve spotted Halloween displays in some local stores already. There’s still time to get your summer on. If you haven’t gotten out to enjoy the longer days then now is the time to get out and take part in summer. There’s still time to plan to take part in many of these events in Jacksonville this August and September, and don’t forget National Night Out on August 7th! Events in Jacksonville this August National Night Out When: August 7th, 2018 Where: Various locations... Read More

National Night Out is August 7th!

June 30th, 2018

At EBS Security, we know how important community is in Jacksonville, Fl. We also know that a safe and strong community doesn’t happen by accident. It takes planning. If you want to help strengthen your community and make it safer for everyone, then plan a block part for National Night Out. If you’d like to learn more and register for National Night Out, click here to visit the official website. About National Night Out National Night Out is an annual event held every year on the first Tuesday in August. This year it’s on August 7th. Neighborhoods hold block parties to encourage... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this June and July

June 15th, 2018

Summer is in full swing so get out and enjoy all that this great community has to offer. Here are some great family friendly activities, festivals and events in Jacksonville this June and July. Events in Jacksonville this June and July Riverside Arts Market  When: Saturdays Where: 715 Riverside Arts Market Jacksonville, FL At the Riverside Arts Market, enjoy the harvest of the agricultural arts by supporting Florida Farmers. Pick up the freshest local produce of the week, with some of it coming from Jacksonville! To remain sustainable, farmer’s depend on your weekly purchases, so come for the... Read More

Start Planning your Block Party Now

May 15th, 2018

National Night Out isn’t until August 7th, but that evening is going to sneak up on you and you won’t be prepared. Start planning your block party now and you’ll have a fantastic National Night Out. National Night Out is an annual event to encourage community involvement. When you get to know your neighbors you strenthen your community and make it  a safer place to live and raise your family. National Night Out also encourages and enhances the relationship between residents and law enforcement. You can start planning your block party now by doing several things. Pick a date –... Read More

Strengthening Your Community

April 30th, 2018

As security providers in the Jacksonville, FL area, we know how important it is to have a thriving community. Strong and close knit communities have less crime and are safer to raise families in. Strenthening your community is a fantastic way to make your neighborhood safer, and help residents feel connected. We all know it takes a village to raise happy and healthy kids, so try some of these ways to strenthen your community and you’ll help create a thriving village for kids and adults of all ages. Strengthening Your Community Community Garden Community or co op gardens are popping up all... Read More

Family Friendly Events in Jacksonville this April

April 16th, 2018

At EBS Security, we believe that community is everything. If you have a strong and vibrant community, you’ll have a safer place to live. Community events like the ones listed below, are a great way to get out into the community and become part of it. In today’s busy world, it’s easy to become isolated, but it’s important to take part in your neighborhood community. A safe community is one where neighbors look out for one another and to do that you have to get to know your neighbors. These family friendly events in Jacksonville this April are a great way to get out and meet... Read More

Spring Safety Tips for the Home

March 15th, 2018

Last week Daylight Saving Time began around the country. Hopefully by now you’ve moved all of your clocks ahead by one hour – including the car clock. In addition to changing the clocks around your home, many homeowners take this opportunity to check on their home safety features – smoke detectors, CO2 detectors, radon and their security systems. Smoke Detectors Used to be we all automatically changed the batteries in our smoke detectors but that’s not the case anymore. Now, most of us wait until the units start chirping – the sign that the battery is low and time... Read More

Events in Florida this March

February 28th, 2018

March is a beautiful time in Florida, of course it’s always beautiful here, but this month there are some many ways to see the beauty of the state. Get out and enjoy these many events in Floriday this March. World of Nations Celebration When: March 3rd and 4th, 2018 Where: Metropolitan Park 1410 Gator Bowl Blvd Jacksonville, Fl As you travel through the World of Nations Celebration, experience the cuisine, artistry and customs from lands near and far. Grab your event passport and join us for an adventure at the 26th annual World of Nations Celebration! Have you ever wanted to visit a foreign... Read More

How to Talk to your Kids about the Recent School Shooting in Florida

February 16th, 2018

It’s becoming an all too common thing – the school shooting in Florida this week is a stark reminder that we must talk to our kids about these horrible things. It’s never easy to talk to kids about difficult topics, but when it involves their safety it’s imperitive that we do. Of course the schools will talk to the kids about the shootings and what to do in the event of a shooting at their school. Most schools have drills for this very purpose. And while it is scary for children to go through these practices, it could help save their life in the event of a real incident. But... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this January

January 17th, 2018

From all of us at EBS Security in Jacksonville, FL – we hope you had a Happy New Year! If you’re looking for events in Jacksonville this January then you’ve come to the right place. There are plenty of fun, family friendly events taking place this month and next in and around Jacksonville, Florida. Events in Jacksonville this January Deck the Chairs When: January 17th, 2018 Where: Jacksonville Beach Seawalk Pavilion Beach Blvd and 1st Street N. Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Beach Deck The Chairs is an annual lighted sculptural exhibit using the iconic chairs of The American Red... Read More