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Story Time Starter — Frogs & Toads

Ahh, spring! Tiny little buds are appearing on trees and bushes, lawns have gotten green, and the sound of birds fills the air.  Critters that hibernate are beginning to awake and enjoy the warm sunshine.  Frogs and toads would be … Continue reading

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Story Time Starter — Farm Animals

As far as Story Time topics go, farm animals is a never – fail choice!  Not only does it give you a variety of animals to focus on, but the books are typically funny, full of vibrant colors, and you … Continue reading

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Story Time Starter — Monkeys

One of our favorite themes for story time is … monkeys!  There are so many great books out there that both give information and entertain; and this is a theme that you could either focus solely on the fiction or … Continue reading

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July Parent Zone 2010

July Parent Zone 2010 We All Scream for Ice Cream There’s nothing better than eating some ice cream to cool off on a sunny summer day.  Whether you go to the ice cream stand, buy it from the ice cream … Continue reading

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June Parent Zone 2010

June Parent Zone 2010 Which Sport is Right for Your Kid? When it comes to sports and children, realize that not all kids love to play soccer; nor do they all want to be the star quarterback.  Organized sports aid … Continue reading

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April Parent Zone

Parent Zone April 2010 Let’s Go Fly a Kite If you’re normal, you’re probably getting a bit stir-crazy after such a long winter.  What better way to celebrate the arrival of spring than by making and flying kites in the … Continue reading

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January Parent Zone

Treats for Tweets Did you know that over 100 North American bird species get extra nutrition in their diets with birdseed, suet, fruit and nectar obtained from feeders? Bird feeding benefits birds and provides great bird watching from your own … Continue reading

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December Parent Zone

Read a Book! December is Read a New Book Month.  Good thing we’re all getting ready for Santa to come down the chimney and bring presents to all those good girls and boys!  ‘Cause what better gift is there for … Continue reading

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Pat-A-Cake, Pat-A-Cake

Fingerplays/Songs Pat-A-Cake, Pat-A-Cake Baker’s man Bake me a cake as fast as you can Roll it, and pat it and mark it with a ‘B’ and put it in the oven For baby and me.

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