2017 Geek Out Winners!

This year has been a whirlwind of fantastic art and creations by local teens. We are so happy to have had a month to showcase all their geeky fandoms, and we are excited to announce the winners of the 2017 Geek Out contest! This year, there were 98 entries—from 2D art to cosplay to Legos […]

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Homemade Bread Day

What's the best thing since sliced bread? Making your own. With the temperature dropping, spending a cozy day at home baking may be the new hobby you've been looking for. Homemade Bread Day on Friday, November 17 may be just the inspiration you need. When you get tired of watching The Great British Baking Show, admiring […]

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Working Together

If winter is the time for family and friends to visit, it's also time to get the house sparkling clean. Now is a great time to ask your child to help with household chores. While you’re working, comment on how fast the work is going because they’re being a helper. But what can they actually […]

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Veterans Day History

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918, an armistice went into effect between Germany and the Allied nations, a day that was regarded as the end of the war to end all wars. President Woodrow Wilson declared November 11, 1919, as the first commemoration of Armistice Day, and […]

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World War Potato Chip

I recently visited Mrs. Brooks's 4th Grade class at Lois Lenski Elementary to talk about writing and editing. The students are ready to share the special story they created that day with the world. Enjoy!! World War Potato Chip On a frosty afternoon we ate lunch and shuffled out to the playground. When the bell […]

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