Summer Adventures in the LIBRARY

Summer Adventures in the LIBRARY

by Chuck Galey Summer vacation is almost here. For parents of school-aged children, there is always the question of how can a parent keep their kids sharp during the summer and still let them have some fun. Your local library is a good way to meet those challenges for your kids. Most libraries have summer reading programs that kids can attend to learn all sorts of things. The public library is a subject Read more »
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May 17, 2014
Ready, Set, Read

Ready, Set, Read

The following titles are recommended by the Association for Library Service To Children, a Division of the American Library Association, to keep children engaged in reading throughout the summer. Grades K – 2 Actual Size by Steve Jenkins Big Red Lollipop by Rukhsana Khan, illustrated by Sophie Blackall Boot and Shoe by Marla Frazee Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault, illustrated by Lois Ehlert Chirchir Is Singing by Kelly Cunnane, illustrated Read more »
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May 16, 2014
Pack a Brain-Boosting Lunch

Pack a Brain-Boosting Lunch

By Rebecca Turner, MS, RD, CSSD, LD What’s for lunch? A question often prompted by a growling belly and sluggish mind. By noon do you find that the get-up-and-go you acquired from breakfast got-up-and-went? What you eat for lunch sets the stage for the second half of your day. Eating well is good for your mental as well as your physical health. The brain requires nutrients just like your body does. Read more »
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March 24, 2014
Diagnosing Your Health Insurance Plan

Diagnosing Your Health Insurance Plan

Whether you are applying for health insurance for the first time, looking to change your policy for health or financial reasons or simply want to make sure you are getting the most for your premium dollars, there are some dramatic changes in the health insurance industry that will affect how you make your decision. It makes good sense to know what to look for when you compare policies. Even if Read more »
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March 24, 2014
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